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Featured Picture: The food drive was April 7-11th, with donations going to the Covington Food Bank.

Photo credit: Alex

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School News

Tennis, Anyone?

Any students interested in joining the Tennis Team, please see Coach O'Connell in Room 402 for information and paperwork.  Practices will be every Monday starting after Labor Day.

Posted: 08-21-14

Junior High Kickoff Classic

Covington High School Jr. High Football Kickoff Classic will be held Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Jack Salter Stadium located Covington High School, Covington, LA. Gates will open one hour prior to the first scheduled game. Tickets will cost $ 5.00 can and be purchased in advance at Covington High School or at the gate. Click here for details and a schedule of the day's events (pdf).

Posted: 08-08-14

Stone Creek Health Club

CHS talented music students celebrated the 5th anniversary party of the Stone Creek Health Club on June 24th. Performing are Ashley, Alexandra and Ashton, under the supervision of talented music director Mel Rogers.

In addition to the performance at Stone Creek, talented music students also performed for the school board on July 17. A video was made by channel 13 and their performance can be seen here (the first 15 minutes of the video).

Below are pictures from the Stone Creek Health Club party.

Updated: 08-04-14

LLWC Winners

CHS graduates Alex and Lindsey were honored by the Louisiana Legislative Women's Caucus (LLWC) Foundation in May. Alex was selected as the “High School Woman of Excellence" for 2014 and presented a speech about her experiences to the audience, and Lindsey was awarded the Educational Advancement Opportunity scholarship.

Read about it on the St. Tammany Parish website!

Posted: 07-29-14

CATE Surveys

CHS has two Career and Technical Education (CATE) Surveys online, one for parents, and one for students. Please consider completing the appropriate survey to help CHS plan for the future. - Parent Survey - Student Survey

Posted: 05-21-14

Student News

Payton Awarded Scholarship

Payton participated in the Kelly Gibson Junior Golf Tour this Summer and was awarded the Wall Golf for Charity Scholarship ($2,500). The Kelly Gibson Foundation partnered with several foundations and companies to provide students participating in the Tour with college scholarship money, recognizing their academic achievements and community leadership.

Updated: 08-11-14

Lancaster Elementary Art

Covington High Talented Art students earned service hours this summer working on PBIS murals at Lancaster Elementary.  Pictured are Brandon, Shelley Hickman (Talented Art teacher), and Maylin.  Two students, Elizabeth Buckley and Michelle Greene also helped on the murals.

Updated: 08-05-14

Abby and Sam visit Channel 13

Sophomore Sam and junior Abby (pictured above with CHS alum and channel 13 member Rhett Sharpe) attended this summer's Channel 13 Video Institute July 7th through the 11th. They were two of 15 students selected to attend! Abby and Sam spent the week learning how to create news clips, from script writing, to filming, and finally to editing and post-production. Abby's team did a feature story on the Tech Works FX Studios, while Sam's group went behind the scenes at the New Orleans Museum of Art. See the videos on Channel 13's youtube page, or click the links here!

2014 Summer Information

2014-15 Welcome Back Letter

Principal Roslyn Hanson welcome all Covington High Lions back for the upcoming school year in her letter to students and parents!

Summer Reading Lists

Summer Reading List- Click here (pdf). Unlike previous summers, the reading list is now the same for all schools in St. Tammany Parish. Please note that this form provides the reading lists for all grades, beginning with 5th grade, so scroll down until you find the appropriate grade level's list.

Specialized lists:

American History AP (Pringle)- Bailey, the American Pageant, and reading from the textbook.

English I Gifted (Martin)- Reading list (pdf)
English II Gifted (Martin)- Reading list (pdf)
English III Gifted (Martin)- Reading list (pdf)
English IV Gifted (Martin)- Reading list (pdf)

English III and IV AP (Buckley)- Reading list (pdf)

English 101 and 102 Dual Enrollment (Wood)- Reading List

Updated: 08-04-14

This Week's Events

Monday, August 18
4:30 PM- Volleyball Hall of Fame
Tuesday, August 19
Volleyball Scrimmage
5:30 PM- Meet the Team
Wednesday, August 20
6:00 PM- Football Scrimmage
Thursday, August 21
Cross Country- St. Thomas Aquinas
Friday, August 22
7:00 PM- Back to School Dance
Saturday, August 23
2:00 PM- Kickoff Classic
Sunday, August 24
Nothing scheduled

Future Events
Open House
August 25th, 6:00 PM
Play: Museum
September 10th, 7:00 PM
Mane Event
September 23rd, 5:00 PM

Recent Pictures
Freshman Orientation
Pictures By: Laney
Summer Golf Tournament
Pictures By: Lynch
May Pictures
Pictures By: Multimedia Staff
Graduation 2014
Pictures By: Elora, Korrie, Abby
Awards Night
Pictures By: Abby

Recent Videos
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Editing By: Lynch
Filmed By: Kory

Pictures taken by Mr. Lynch's Photography students. Videos created by Mr. Lynch's Multimedia Production students.

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Covington, LA 70433
Phone: 985-892-3422
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