Good Morning!   This is Monday, February 12th, 2018  Day 107 

Meals on Wheels Volunteers for today are:  Cayla White & Logan Roberton, Tuesday Kenzie Heiden & Alondra Aragon, Wednesday No School, Thursday Bryce Rasmussen & Dalton Nesheim, and Friday Linday Watne and Chloe Stevenson.  Please check out of the office after 4th period and return by 1:00 p.m.  

Seniors going to Rotary today at 11:45:  Yeimi Ordonez, Clarissa Ramos, Kim Rauch and Jessica Redondo.

LEXY LILLY & SHPRESIME IAFOSKI  (1A)

JAMES DORN & DERRICKLEE HARMS  (1B)

SUSAN WILLIAMS & EMMA KELLER  (2A)

ASHTYN DeCOSTER  (2B)

MORGAN MIDDLETON  (3A)

MAYA JACKSON  (3B)

MADI BIERL (4A)

CLINTON MILLER (4B)

JESSE RECHKEMMER  (5A)

CARLOS GOMEZ  (5C)

MARIAH FRYE  (7A)

HAYLEE FISHBURN  (7B)

CASSIDY BRADBURN  (8A)

KATHERINE SOENEN & BLAIRE RASMUSSEN  (8B)

DYLAN RASMUSSEN  (9A)

CAMRYN REECE  (9B)

Congratulations to the following Cowboys for moving onto State individual wrestling on Thursday:  Tyler Stein, Reed Abbas, Keaton Wilson, Remington Hanson, Tanner Abbas, Spencer Trenary!!

Good Luck to the Cowboy boys basketball team tonight vs SE Valley at home 7:00 p.m.  Admission is $6.00.

STATE WRESTLING, If you are planning to go to state wrestling, there are permission slips in the office. They will require a parent signature as well as teacher signatures so you can get your homework ahead of time. 

FRIENDS Club is holding a fundraiser during lunch today and tomorrow called "Crush for a Crush." Purchase a can of Crush soda pop for your "crush" for only $1. You can even include a note and make it an anonymous gift! Cans of soda will be delivered to all recipients on Tuesday afternoon. 

Boys track practice starts today, meet in the cafeteria.

All pretzel orders must be paid today or they will not be delivered tomorrow!

Ellsworth Community College is offering 12, $5,000 scholarships.   This scholarship is designed for students who desire a career in production agriculture or other entrepreneurial agriculture careers.  Please email Mrs. Charlson for the application.

The new vocal lesson schedule for all students involved in Solo/Small Ensemble State Contest begins Monday, Feb. 12th.  Students, please know your new lesson times.  You will not be called over the intercom.  

For those 4-H and FFA members planning on showing livestock at the county fair or state fair you must take a Quality Safety training to do so.  Sign up for an in person trainings for $3 or on-line trainings for $12 at https://yqca.learngrow.io/Account/Login

Attention Seniors majoring in agriculture the Earl Hammen Memorial Scholarship is now available for you to apply for.  The scholarship application is due Tuesday, Feb 13th by 3:30 p.m. to the high school office.  You can obtain the scholarship by emailing Mrs. Charlson at acharlson@clargold.org.  

SENIORS - the office has your baby photos and senior photos that have been scanned for the yearbook.  Stop in and pick yours up!

SENIORS:  If you have not ordered your cap & gown yet please go to to jostens.com or call 1-800-JOSTENS asap!  If you don’t know if you have or not, check in the office.

The following students owe money to Mrs. Funnell and Spanish Club.  Please get these bills taken care of!!  It has been several months since shirts and calendars were ordered and Spanish Club paid for them!!   Maya LaRue $22.50, Mateo Martinez $36.50, Camryn Reece $12.50, Damien Bjorklund $14.50, Melany Gomez 14.50, McKenna Kruger $14.50, Haley Nerem $14.50, Alexangel Carrillo $15

Drama Practice Schedule:

Mon. Feb. 12th  7:30-9:00 p.m.

Tues. Feb. 13th  7:30-9:00 p.m.

Thurs. Feb. 15th  7:30-9:00 p.m.

There will be a TAG meeting Wednesday morning, February 21. The topic will be: Motivation!

Any student or faculty member who would like to go to ICCC in Fort Dodge on Friday, March 2 to see Grease, please sign up in Mrs. EnTin's room byFriday, February 23. The cost is $5 per ticket. If you cannot afford to attend, talk to Mrs. EnTin about getting a scholarship to attend. Please pay at the time you sign up. ICCC puts on fantastic shows. We will leave the high school parking lot at 5:30 p.m. and return at 11:00 p.m. 

The following students have signed up for a CPR certification card and need to pay their $7 . (cash or check to CGD)- please do so as soon as possible, I can not submit class paperwork until all have paid. THANKS!   Chloe Stevenson, Jade Larue, Vanessa Kolb, Maddie Kubly, Leif Vatne,  Jaidyn Robertson, Tanner Abbas, Justin HIgnite, Angela Castro, Hayden Klaver, Delilah Gonzalez.

Click on here to sign up for after school help on Wednesday’s.  This is for you the student!  1:30-3:30 p.m.  Free help!!

"The following Seniors are missing yearbook information - this means you do not have open campus until all items have been turned in to Mrs. Walker or Mrs. Moore. The form for what items you need is in the office with Peg: Juan Ronald Gomez Hernandez, Alex Hanna, Seima Iida,  Alexander Machuca, Leif Vatne,Gerson Villanueva, Tobias Wadseth , Jaelene Arroyo, Harleigh Blunk, Kimberly Buchanan, Addison Carr,  Mckayla Johnson, Yeimi Ordonez, Clarissa Ramos, Jessica Redondo   “Lets get this taken care of seniors!"  

Happy Birthday Wishes today to KAREN ACABAL YESTERDAY AND TO ANGELA CASTRO TODAY!!

Lunch for today is Super Nachos, salsa, refried beans, pears, Tuesday Pork patty sandwich, Thursday Taco pizza wedges and Friday is Pizza crunchers

Weekly Events:

Mon. Feb. 12th

District Boys basketball

Tues. Feb. 13th

Pep Rally 12:53 p.m.

Deliveries from Spanish Club and FRIENDS Club 9th hour

Wed. Feb. 14th

Valentine’s Day

NO SCHOOL

State Team Duals in Des Moines

Thurs. Feb. 15th

3rd Quarter Mid-term

Hearing tests

Supt. Coffee 7:30 a.m.

State individual wrestling

Fri. Feb. 16th

State individual wrestling

Sat. Feb. 17th

All-State Festival for Large Group Speech

Sun. Feb. 18th

FCA 6:00-8:00 p.m. Cafeteria

Good Morning!   This is Friday, December 15th,  2017  Day 78  

Meals on Wheels volunteers for today are:  Alex Machuca and Brier Boyd

Seniors going to Rotary at 11:45 on Monday the 18th are:  Alex Harrah, Dylan Jackson, Seima IIda and Hayden Klaver.

Band Lessons for today

LEXY LILLY, SHPRESIME IAFOSKI (1A)

JAMES DORN (1B)

HAYDEN KLAVER (2A)

JESSE RECHKEMMER (2B)

MORGAN MIDDLETON (3A)

KATHERINE SOENEN, BLAIRE RASMUSSEN (3B)

MADI BIERL (4A) 

SIDNEY CROSS (4B)

HAYLEE FISHBURN, ALEXIS GARDALEN (7B)

BILLY STUCK (8A)

CAMRYN REECE (8B)

SUSAN WILLIAMS, EMMA KELLER  (9A)

ALAINA FRIESLEBEN, NATALIE KIRSTEIN (9B)

#CGD Art Attack now up in the cafeteria! 

#CGDArtAttack instructions: 

Please help us spread encouragement in our school and community.

Advanced Art students made these mini artworks to spread love, encouragement and hope.  

Take a card for you. 

Take one for a friend. 

PRIZE: 

Tweet or post on Instagram the cards you chose with the hashtag #CGDArtAttack

Tag Mrs. Walker’s Twitter - MakeArtChoices or Instagram CGDVisualArts for your chance to win -  you will be entered into a raffle to win 100 points for your class on the points board in the library and a secret prize. 

Anyone can participate including staff and community members. 

The next FFA meeting will be Thursday, December 21st from 6:30 to 8:30.  We will fit you for your jacket, enjoy a Christmas movie and supper.  Contact Mrs. C with questions.

FlexNet Students:  As soon as you have completed your course, please return your book to Mr. Hansch.

Any student wishing to change his or her schedule for 2nd semester, please see Mr. Hansch as soon as possible.

The Basketball game vs Rockford starts at 2:15

 

The following High School Chorus members will sing carols at the First Citizen Bank Open House today (2:30-3:00 p.m.) They should be released from class at 2:20 to grab their music and board the bus in front of the high school.  

SOPRANOS: Alondra Aragon, Kylie Greenfield, Amaya Watne, Madison Pate, Meghan Geary, Cheyenne Harle, Katherine Soenen, Gracey Olson

ALTOS: Erica Boeset, Emily Rasmussen, Kylie Klaver, Brenna Harklau, Abby Kraft, Brenna Cross, Jillian Castorena, Keelin Whitehead and HannahJo Gustafson.

TENORS: Brennon Wiezorek, Kaden Bricker, Ryan Watne, Zach Fields

BASSES: Juan Castillo, Huston Johnson, Max Powers, Clinton Miller

HS Chorus schedule today: Mixed, LUNCH, Mixed.  

CAROLS IN THE CAF-On Wednesday, Dec. 20, the High School Chorus will sing "Carols in the Caf"

during 1st shift and 3rd shift lunch. Chorus students are asked to dress up for Wednesday's performance.  The chorus will not wear robes for this performance.   

Wrestlers dismiss at 10:30 today and leave at 11:00.

Bus for varsity leaves at 4:45 and JV at 3:30. 

Sports Boosters are once again offering reserved parking for home events.  Please make sure you are not parked in the reserved spots during evening events.

Drama Auditions will be from 3:30-5:00 on Tuesday, December 19th and from 3:30-4:30 on Wednesday, December 20.  If you don’t audition your part will be behind the scenes…that means we will still need you:)  You don’t have to stay the entire time for auditions.  Be there right away to get instructions though.

The CGD Industrial Tech Club invites you and your family to check out the Festival of Trees at the CGD High School LMC. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for kids. Doors will be open on today, December 15th from 7pm-9pm and Saturday December 16th from 4pm-7pm. Come check out skillfully decorated trees by local businesses, crafts and colo

Dental forms still needed on the following 9th graders: 

Karen Acabel, Bryce Allen,  Leonardo Carrillo, Jamie Castillo, Christian Deleon, Christian Gayton, Camden Hansen, Brenndan Hennigar, Vanessa Huisinga, Trenton Jergenson, Luis Puac, Mateo Martinez,  Hailyn Pelico-Gomez,  Anthony Ramos  and Haley Roquet.  Please see Erin Halverson if you have any questions-  ehalverson@clargold.org

 

Students planning to take Driver’s Education Class in the spring, please sign up in the office.  Information will be sent out in the mail.

A traditional Christmas meal will be served from 11 am - 1 pm on Monday December 25, at the Clarion Pizza Ranch. (sorry we will not be serving pizza and chicken). Tickets will be available at no charge; to plan accordingly. Volunteers are family and friends. We are doing this in honor of Bret's (my late husbands) first Christmas in heaven; honoring his generosity; a guy who would do what was needed to help someone without asking for anything in return.

Some turkeys and hams have been donated; anyone who would like to donate; call me at 1-515-293-1305."

Anyone interested in joining either the CCGHS Speech Team or the CGDHS Freshman Speech Team, please come for a brief meeting today at 1:30 pm in Mrs. EnTin's room today. The deadline to sign up for large group events is January 3, and for individual events is February 7. Here are the event dates:

January 20, 2018 - DISTRICT LARGE GROUP CONTEST 

February 3, 2018 - STATE LARGE GROUP CONTEST

February 17, 2018 - ALL-STATE FESTIVAL LARGE GROUP EVENTS IOWA STATE CENTER, AMES

February 24, 2018 - DISTRICT INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST 

March 10, 2018 - STATE INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST

March 26, 2018 - ALL-STATE FESTIVAL INDIVIDUAL EVENTS, UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA, CEDAR FALLS 

The following football players need to pay $15 for senior and coaches gifts to the office:  Mateo Martinez, Christian Gaytan, Shane Conlon,  Rafael Jimenez, Damien Bjorkland,  Andrew Bell, Perla Padilla, Andy Conlon, Carlos Cruz.

"SENIORS! - Please turn in your yearbook information - Peg has a copy of the request form in the office. If you want open campus second semester this needs to be done before January 15th." 

Happy Birthday Wishes to  Tessa Warnke TODAY!!

Lunch for today is:  Stuff Crust Pepp Pizza, marinara sauce, green beans, two bean salad and diced pears.

Weekly Events:

Friday, Dec. 15th

Class rings delivered

Quad BB @ Webster City @ 4:30 p.m.

Battle of Waterloo Tournament, wrestlers dismiss 10:30 and bus leaves at 11:00 am

ITC “Festival of Trees” 7-9 p.m. Admission $5 adults, $2 students

Public Tech Sale 3:30 -6:00 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 16th

ITC “Festival of Trees” 4-7 p.m.

Battle of Waterloo Tournament

January Newsletter articles are due Friday, December 22nd!

Upcoming Events:

Wed. Dec. 20, Thurs. Dec. 21st, & Fri. Dec. 22nd -Semester Tests

Fri. Dec 22nd -  1:30 p.m. Dismissal

Sat. Dec. 23rd-Jan. 2nd: Christmas Break

Wed. Jan 3rd - Classes Resume

Thurs. Jan. 11th - End of 2nd Quarter

Fri. Jan 12th - No School

Mon. Jan. 15th -1st day of 3rd quarter & 1st day of 2nd Semester



Good Morning!   This is Thursday, December 14th,  2017  Day 77  

Meals on Wheels volunteers for today are:  Jessica & Johanna and Friday need volunteers

Seniors going to Rotary at 11:45 on Monday the 18th are:  Alex Harrah, Dylan Jackson, Seima IIda and Hayden Klaver.

Good Luck to the Cowboy Wrestlers tonight at home against Hampton-Dumont, Humboldt and Pocahontas.  Meet time is 5:00 p.m. 2 mats

CGD vs HD CGD vs Poky CGD vs Humboldt

Humboldt vs Poky H-D vs Humboldt Poky vs H-D

#CGD Art Attack now up in the cafeteria! 

#CGDArtAttack instructions: 

Please help us spread encouragement in our school and community.

Advanced Art students made these mini artworks to spread love, encouragement and hope.  

Take a card for you. 

Take one for a friend. 

PRIZE: 

Tweet or post on Instagram the cards you chose with the hashtag #CGDArtAttack

Tag Mrs. Walker’s Twitter - MakeArtChoices or Instagram CGDVisualArts for your chance to win -  you will be entered into a raffle to win 100 points for your class on the points board in the library and a secret prize. 

Anyone can participate including staff and community members. 

The next FFA meeting will be Thursday, December 21st from 6:30 to 8:30.  We will fit you for your jacket, enjoy a Christmas movie and supper.  Contact Mrs. C with questions.

FlexNet Students:  As soon as you have completed your course, please return your book to Mr. Hansch.

Any student wishing to change his or her schedule for 2nd semester, please see Mr. Hansch as soon as possible.

The Junior Class will be having a fundraiser for After-PROM this Thursday at the home wrestling meet.  A $5 donation gives you a chance to sit right up front on the comfy couch to enjoy the meet.  All dollars collected goes to the 2018 After-Prom fund.

The following High School Chorus members will sing carols at the First Citizen Bank Open House on Friday, Dec. 15 (2:30-3:00 p.m.) They should be released from class at 2:20 to grab their music and board the bus in front of the high school.  

SOPRANOS: Alondra Aragon, Kylie Greenfield, Amaya Watne, Madison Pate, Meghan Geary, Cheyenne Harle, Katherine Soenen, Gracey Olson

ALTOS: Erica Boeset, Emily Rasmussen, Kylie Klaver, Brenna Harklau, Mariah Frye, Abby Kraft, Brenna Cross, Elizabeth Studer, Jillian Castorena

TENORS: Brennon Wiezorek, Kaden Bricker, Ryan Watne, Zach Fields

BASSES: Juan Castillo, Huston Johnson, Max Powers, Clinton Miller

Sports Boosters are once again offering reserved parking for home events.  Please make sure you are not parked in the reserved spots during evening events.

Drama Auditions will be from 3:30-5:00 on Tuesday, December 19th and from 3:30-4:30 on Wednesday, December 20.  If you don’t audition your part will be behind the scenes…that means we will still need you:)  You don’t have to stay the entire time for auditions.  Be there right away to get instructions though.

The CGD Industrial Tech Club invites you and your family to check out the Festival of Trees at the CGD High School LMC. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for kids. Doors will be open on Friday December 15th from 7pm-9pm and Saturday December 16th from 4pm-7pm. Come check out skillfully decorated trees by local businesses, crafts and coloring for the kids, and delicious treats at our bake sale!

Dental forms still needed on the following 9th graders: 

Karen Acabel, Bryce Allen,  Leonardo Carrillo, Jamie Castillo, Christian Deleon, Christian Gayton, Camden Hansen, Brenndan Hennigar, Vanessa Huisinga, Trenton Jergenson, Luis Puac, Mateo Martinez,  Hailyn Pelico-Gomez,  Anthony Ramos  and Haley Roquet.  Please see Erin Halverson if you have any questions-  ehalverson@clargold.org

 

Students planning to take Driver’s Education Class in the spring, please sign up in the office.  Information will be sent out in the mail.

Anyone interested in joining either the CCGHS Speech Team or the CGDHS Freshman Speech Team, please come for a brief meeting today at 1:30 pm in Mrs. EnTin's room today. The deadline to sign up for large group events is January 3, and for individual events is February 7. Here are the event dates:

January 20, 2018 - DISTRICT LARGE GROUP CONTEST 

February 3, 2018 - STATE LARGE GROUP CONTEST

February 17, 2018 - ALL-STATE FESTIVAL LARGE GROUP EVENTS IOWA STATE CENTER, AMES

February 24, 2018 - DISTRICT INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST 

March 10, 2018 - STATE INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST

March 26, 2018 - ALL-STATE FESTIVAL INDIVIDUAL EVENTS, UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA, CEDAR FALLS 

The following football players need to pay $15 for senior and coaches gifts to the office:  Mateo Martinez, Christian Gaytan, Shane Conlon,  Rafael Jimenez, Damien Bjorkland,  Andrew Bell, Perla Padilla, Andy Conlon, Carlos Cruz.

"SENIORS! - Please turn in your yearbook information - Peg has a copy of the request form in the office. If you want open campus second semester this needs to be done before January 15th." 

Happy Birthday Wishes to  ALEX WILLIAMS and LUPE JOHNSON TODAY!!

Lunch for today is:  Breaded Chicken Strips, whipped potatoes, celery & broccoli, orange wedges and baked cinnamon breadstix, Friday Stuff Crust Pepperoni Pizza, garbanzo beans, veggie blend, strawberries & bananas and pudding cup

Weekly Events:

Thursday, Dec. 14th

JJ G&B BB at Iowa Falls-Alden 6:30 p.m.

JV & V wrestling meet vs Humboldt, Hampton-Dumont & Pocahontas 5:00 p.m. start

Concessions ITC

Friday, Dec. 15th

Class rings delivered

Quad BB @ Webster City @ 4:30 p.m.

Battle of Waterloo Tournament, wrestlers dismiss 10:30 and bus leaves at 11:00 am

ITC “Festival of Trees” 7-9 p.m. Admission $5 adults, $2 students

Public Tech Sale 3:30 -6:00 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 16th

ITC “Festival of Trees” 4-7 p.m.

Battle of Waterloo Tournament

January Newsletter articles are due Friday, December 22nd!

Upcoming Events:

Wed. Dec. 20, Thurs. Dec. 21st, & Fri. Dec. 22nd -Semester Tests

Fri. Dec 22nd -  1:30 p.m. Dismissal

Sat. Dec. 23rd-Jan. 2nd: Christmas Break

Wed. Jan 3rd - Classes Resume

Thurs. Jan. 11th - End of 2nd Quarter

Fri. Jan 12th - No School

Mon. Jan. 15th -1st day of 3rd quarter & 1st day of 2nd Semester