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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Central High School

Announcements for Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The mission of Central High School is to provide all students with educational opportunities through a challenging curriculum which meets the needs of a diverse school community.

Teachers -- Please check dress code and have students get rid of all food from outside vendors. Ask students to spit out gum and remove all head gear. Students must use earbuds, not headphones. Blankets are not to be used in school. Please leave blankets at home.


Today’s big shout out goes to our first student caught in a random act of kindness, Christin Grdinich. Ms. Katie Fowler nominated Christin saying, “Christin Grdinich is in the Best Buddies Club and she goes out of her way to be kind and show kindness to her buddy, Jason Holloway. She emailed me this morning, and asked to come during her lunch period and visit with Jason and bring him some Valentine's gifts. She was very respectful and treated Jason so amazingly well during her time with him. She was engaged in conversation with him, and listened to him. Christin goes above and beyond to make Jason feel important. As his teacher, it makes my heart so happy.” Congratulations Christin, please stop by the Media Center today to pick up your tee shirt and have your picture taken.

Our second big shout out goes to girls soccer for beating Villa Rica 2-0 on Thursday and beating Upson Lee 3-1 on Saturday to finish 3rd in the Trojan Cup.

Our third shout out goes to Ainsley Cowart for finishing second with a round of 73 in the Presidents’ Day shootout.

Our fourth shout out goes to Varsity Baseball for defeating Bowdon 10-2 on Friday. Hayden Hall had 5 strikeouts to earn the win. Carson Carroll led the offense with a 3-run homerun. The Lions are back in action tomorrow.

And our final shout out goes to our fabulous Central Lion Wrestlers for finishing the season with a phenomenal performance at the State Traditional Tournament. Central, once again, made school history with five (5) state placers and a 5th place overall finish as a team. A special congratulations goes to all of our wrestlers that qualified and wrestled in the tournament, but especially to Aaron Sheffield who finished 5th, J.C. Higgins who finished 4th, Shane Bruce and C.J. Shadinger on their 3rd place finishes, and Sam Conerly for finishing as a State Runner-Up! Way to end the season and great job guys!


Attn Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors: Let your Ideas be heard! Your Class Officers and Student Council members want to hear from you. Scan the QR code posted on the lunchroom tables and fill out the questionnaire for the 2019 Homecoming week. The questionnaire will only be available TODAY! If you have any questions, see one of your Class Officers or Student Council members.

Key Club will have a morning and afternoon meeting tomorrow in Mrs. Bowen’s room 732. Plan to make one of these meetings.

Today is the beginning of FFA week! Make sure to listen to the morning announcements and answer the questions correctly to be entered into a drawing for a free FFA T-shirt.

Attention Class of 2020! Your sample senior jersey is here! Come by the Media Center to see the official jersey for your senior class. Orders can be placed online through March 8 through, or with the Balfour representative Friday, March 1, during all lunches. You will receive a special order form through English classes tomorrow.

Central High School is hosting a food drive in support of the Open Hands Food Pantry. Please be generous and bring your non-perishable items to the front office. Needed items include:


--canned meats

--canned fruits

--cereal and oatmeal

--canned pastas (spaghettios, ravioli, etc.)


The Blood Drive has been rescheduled for March 13 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. To give blood, please see Ms. Startup in the nurse's office.


Senior Fees are $150, cash only. See Ms. Morris in the Media Center.

Junior Prom Dues: $150, see Ms. Trumble or Wooten.

Yearbook: $90. See Ms. Monica Smith.


Central High School and Central Middle School bands will be hosting a Pre-LGPE Concert tonight at the Carroll County Schools Performing Arts Center. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. and will feature our 7th Grade Band, 8th Grade Band, High School Concert Band, and High School Symphonic Band. Admission is free to the public!

There will be a HOPE meeting in the Media Center after school today and the cheer banquet will be held in the cafeteria tonight at 6:00 p.m.

It’s a great day to be a Central Lion and let’s remember, stay positive, work hard, and make it happen!

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