A Message from Principal Johnson

Principal Message #14
Posted on 11/23/2020

2020-21 Update from CKHS #14

November 20th

Dear Central Kitsap High School Students and Families,

 

Next week there will be regularly scheduled remote class Meets on Monday and Tuesday. Please see the schedule update below for changes to Wednesday’s schedule. Due to the Thanksgiving holiday break, learning plans for the week of November 30th are still scheduled to be posted on Friday, 11/27, you may see some posted early by teachers on 11/25.

 

Winter weather is fast approaching. Please be careful and stay warm out there. For those of you looking for local county updates on COVID and safety guidelines, this Kitsap Health District site is updated daily. 

 

Wellness corner

It takes 2 main things to be a Relationship Ninja.  1st thing is to care about others. 2nd thing is to be brave. We have some tips to help you feel better about your relationships.  

Play The Ultimate Ninja Game with your family to help build some fun relationships. 

Relationship Ninja (CKSD Family Wellness Site Link)

 

For those wanting more Wellness Strategies and Tools, check out the CKSD Family Wellness site.

 

Safe alternate school picture opportunity for CKHS Yearbook

Our yearbook publisher is partnering with us by offering "Selfie Portraits".  If you have not had your portrait taken with our Olympic Photo Group partner, you can follow this quick, easy and safe 3-step process to make sure your student’s portrait gets in the yearbook. Follow this link to upload your student’s picture (you will need to have your student's ID number handy.)  Photos will be sent directly to our system and will be used to create yearbook portraits and school IDs.  If your photo is rejected for quality issues, you may be asked to retake and submit a new portrait. The deadline to receive all student portraits is December 20th, 2020.

   

Schedule update

Also to accommodate for the half day on November 25th (the day before Thanksgiving), Advisory that day will be scheduled from 8:00-8:45 AM. Advisory is the only class scheduled to meet on Wednesdays.

 

ASB corner

Please check out the ASB published  CKHS Clubs website with staff advisor contacts/email and meeting times.

 

Seniors: Class of 2021 Information

Hey Cougs and Coug families! Head to https://wacentralkitsap.intouchreceipting.com/ to get your CK Class of 2021 hoodie or crewneck! Pick your favorite design and follow the steps below  to get yours! Order before December 1st! 

  1. Select “Items at Student’s school including food service” and then “Class of 2021”
  2. Choose whether you want to buy a hoodie or crewneck (or both) and hit “buy”. You will be able to select the design during checkout.

 

Senior portraits, baby pictures and senior quotes are due to Yearbook on December 18th. Click here for more information. Also please continue to check our senior website as it is often updated with new information CKHS Class of 2021: Information & Updates

 

SAP (Student Assistance Professional) note

Parents who talk to their teens regularly about drugs are 42% less likely to use drugs or alcohol than those who don’t; yet, only a quarter of teens report having these conversations.Drugfree.org has examples on conversations for parents: Prevention tips for every age.

If you want to learn further prevention strategies, you can contact CK’s Student Assistance Professional, Alixaundrea Poli (360-519-4133/alixaundreap@ckschools.org)

 

PTSA information

1)      Mr. Tyler Hunt from the career center presented “High School & Beyond with the Career Center”  at our November meeting. Please ASK YOUR STUDENT to show you their page!

2)      Please visit and “like” our NEW Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ckhsptsa and follow us on Twitter @CKHSPTSA. Our website CKHSPTSA@weebly.com has membership and Reflections student Arts Contest information. Let us know if you have any feedback and/ or input. AND- we now have an Instagram account!!! Let’s connect, Cougs!!!

3)      Do you know that we doubled our teacher support AND gained ten new members in the last week?! Let’s go COUGS! Let’s create our community to support one another at CKHS!

4)      REFLECTIONS annual student art contest is now happening, and student entries will be due 11/30/2020 to CKHSPTSA@gmail.com. Please contact CKHSPTSA@gmail.com if you are interested in participating, and we will help get you registered. Click here to watch a short “call for entries” video about the art contest: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IX-rzWHnY5Q .

5)      We wish everyone in our Cougs community Happy Thanksgiving. Please consider joining the CKHS PTSA!

 

Click on the link below to join either online (small service fee) or print a membership form and mail it to the school. We look forward to meeting you! Questions? Email CKHSPTSA@gmail.com. GO COUGS!!!

Join online using this link: https://mp.gg/hdp70 or download and fill out membership form here:

 

Need Math tutor support?

Sarah Wood, our building math paraeducator is available for Algebra 1 and Geometry tutoring.  She has an open Google Meet from 1:00-2:30 daily, (Nickname: woodwork) or you can email her at sarahw@ckschools.org to schedule any time between 8:00am - 1:00pm.

 

Guidance counseling corner

Counselors are taking appointments through their BookMe links.  Please see our Counseling website under "Contact Us" for more information.

 

Textbook check out and pick up information

If you have not yet picked up your students books, need additional materials, have a special request, or received incorrect materials please use our Special Requests-Textbooks and Library Books form.

 

Chromebook repair or requests for returning students

If you are in need of chromebook repair please go to and complete the Chromebook Repair Request form.

 

Additional helpful links

All children enrolled in Central Kitsap schools will be able to pick up a sack breakfast and hot lunch every school day at one of several schools. Visit CKschools.org/Meals for pickup times and locations.

For technology support, we have videos and tip sheets to help you navigate online learning tools used in our schools, as well as links to enrichment resources. Find a link to the E-Learning Family Guide on our CKSchools.org/AtHome page for frequently asked questions and links to resources.

Also, if you are facing homelessness due to eviction or past due rent, please visit: https://www.commerce.wa.gov/serving-communities/homelessness/ to find a program that can help. The Housing Solutions Center is Kitsap’s coordinator for these programs.

We really miss all of our Cougars and can’t wait to see you soon. As always, if we can help you in any way, or you just need someone to talk to, please reach out to us: 

 

Principal:                     Craig Johnson                         craigj@ckschools.org

Assistant Principals    Miranda Smallwood                mirandas@ckschools.org  

Scott Wilson                            scottw@ckschools.org  

Office Manager           Susan Hicks                           SusanH@ckschools.org

Attendance                  Patty Aflleje                             PattyA@ckschools.org

Counseling Secretary Melissa Snyder                       MelissaS@ckschools.org

 

Thank you, take care, and Go Cougs!

 

 

Craig Johnson

Principal

Central Kitsap High School

360.662.2400