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Photo credit: Clinton

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School News

Uniform Survey

Covington High is asking parents to vote on whether or not to require uniforms for students. A survey was recently sent in the mail to all parents. Below is the information contained in the letter:

Link to the Uniform Description (pdf)
Link to the Uniform Survey (pdf)

Poster with samples (pdf)

All surveys must be returned or postmarked by March 19, 2015.  Only one vote per student. Contact Mrs. Howard if you have any questions. 

Posted: 03-05-14

Prom Tickets On Sale

PROM Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, February 25th during both lunches in the lobby of the auditorium. Tier 1 tickets are $30 single, $55 couple. The price will increase in two weeks. Date passes can be picked up from Mr. Mendoza or student services.

Posted: 02-27-14

Tryouts Information

Tryouts for the cheerleaders, dance team, and flag team are coming up! See the links below for more information and the tryout forms (all pdf format).

Cover Sheet
General Information
Team-Specific Information
Tryout Application and Forms

Posted: 02-24-15

Mr. Scheer Wins Grant

Physics teacher Mr. Daniel Scheer won the West St. Tammany Electric Cooperative 2015 mini-grant! His proposal allows the purchase of a Van der Graaf generator along with various materials to engage students in the study of electricity.

Posted: 02-11-14

Cyberpatriots going to Nationals!

The Covington High NJROTC Cyberpatriots team has once again qualified for Nationals! The competition puts teams of high school and middle school students in the position of newly hired IT professionals tasked with managing the network of a small company. In the rounds of competition, teams are given a set of virtual images that represent operating systems and are tasked with finding cybersecurity vulnerabilities within the images and hardening the system while maintaining critical services.  Teams compete for the top placement within their state and region, and the top teams in the nation earn all-expenses paid trips to Washington, DC for the National Finals Competition where they can earn national recognition and scholarship money.

The CHS Cyberpatriots team travels to Washington D.C. to compete on March 11-15th. Students interested in joining the team for next year should talk to Commander Johnson.

Posted: 02-06-15

TOPS Consent Form

Click here to download (pdf) the TOPS consent form. A new law passed by the state legislature requires that all students must provide consent in order to qualify for TOPS college financial assistance. Students who do not turn in the form, or deny consent, will not receive TOPS. The consent form can be turned in to the front office or any teacher.

Posted: 01-13-15

Mel Rogers in Phantom

Covington High Talented Music teacher Mel Rogers, aka Phantom of the Saenger, getting ready for a performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Phantom of the Opera". The mega-hit musical, which has been touring the US for 20 years, is currently camped at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans. Mr. Rogers is part of the 15-piece pit orchestra made up of mostly local and some traveling musicians.

Updated: 11-12-14

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

Hailey Wins at Dressage

Hailey has earned 2014 Southern Eventing and Dressage association, Reserve Champion, combined test, Tadpole division.

Posted: 01-26-15

Brandon Gets 1st Place

Covington High Art Department is pleased to announce that Brandon recently took 1st place in the High School division at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Poster contest this past Monday.  His compelling rendition of Ms. Rosa Parks was the judges’ favorite in illustrating this year’s theme, The Montgomery Bus Boycot, and will be on display in our school, along with the other remarkable posters representing Covington High’s participation in the poster contest.  Congratulations, Brandon on your outstanding achievement!

Updated: 01-21-15

Three Rivers Art Winners

From the Three Rivers Student Art Competition in November:

9th Grade 2D 1st Place: Tre
11th Grade 2D 1st Place: Michelle. Michelle also won the Michelangelo  9 – 12 award.
2nd Place: Audrey

Updated: 01-16-15

FFA Speaking Competition

The CHS FFA competed in the Area IV Speaking Competition last night, which encompasses schools within the entire Southeast portion of Louisiana.  There were 36 schools present, and 68 students were competing in either of the following competitions:

Prepared Public Speaking:  Students must compose a 6-8 minute speech that is presented to a panel of judges and a 10 minute round of questioning follows the speech.

·Amber Monlezun Placed 4th in this competition

Extemporaneous Speaking: students are given a current Global Agriculture issue and are given 30 minutes to develop a 5-8 minute speech followed by a 10 minute round of questioning

·Colt Durtruch placed 1st in this competition and will be representing our School at the State Convention in June for a chance to compete in Nationals in October of next school year.

·Chris Mowen also competed and  placed 3rd

Creed Speaking: students present the FFA Creed and are judged on presentation, once they  are finished there is a 10 minute round of questioning

·Karah Guidry placed 4th in this competition…….and Scout Cannizzaro from Folsom Jr. High placed 1st in the competition

Geaux Teach Ag: students are to design a mock 15minute educational lesson on a specific topic (Ag Leadership Skills this year) and must assess their students with both a pre and post exam…. The student then goes through a 10 minute round of questioning

·Joy Nettles place 2nd in this competition and will be competing at the State Convention in June as well.  This contest has not been adopted Nationally yet, but Louisiana is one of 3 states piloting this contest.

Parliamentary Procedure: 6 students are given a scenario of various Motions and an Agricultural Topic to use in order to demonstrate the techniques used to conduct a properly run business meeting according to Robert’s Rules of Order.  Also, they are questioned for 10 minutes after the competition.

·Our team Placed 1st  in this competition, and will compete Tuesday for the State Title……the team consisted of:

·Colt Dutruch, Abigail Jenkins, Karah Guidry, Brandi Mowen, Saige Tassin, and Brittany Lachute

Posted: 01-16-15

This Week's Events

Monday, March 2
Nothing scheduled
Tuesday, March 3
2:30 PM- Golf at Royal Golf Club
4:00 PM- Softball at Northshore
7:00 PM- Baseball at Grace King
Wednesday, March 4
6:00 PM- Mr. CHS
Thursday, March 5
4:00 PM- Softball vs Slidell
5:30 PM- Baseball vs Dutchtown
Friday, March 6
Track at Ponchatoula High School
Softball at St. Amant Tourney
6:30 PM- Baseball vs Doyle
Saturday, March 7
Softball at St. Amant Tourney
11:30 AM- Baseball vs Redemptorist
2:00 PM- Baseball vs Destrehan
Sunday, March 8
Nothing scheduled

Future Events
Senior Celebration Meeting
March 9th, 2015
Last Day of Third Nine Weeks
March 12th, 2015

Full Calendar

Recent Pictures
Girls Playoff vs Fontainebleau
Pictures By: Adam
Physics Rocket Project
Pictures By: Clinton, Erika, Keaton
Powerlifting: Regionals
Pictures By: Clinton, Stephen, Salter
NHS Induction 2015
Pictures By: Baylynn
Boys Basketball vs Hammond
Pictures By: Adam

Recent Videos
Winter Pep: Cheer
Editing By: Lacey
Filming By: Devon, Molly
Winter Pep: NJROTC
Editing By: Lacey
Filming By: Devon, Molly
Winter Pep: Flag
Editing By: Lacey
Filming By: Devon, Molly
West Monroe Pep: Cheer
Editing By: Maddy
Filming By: 409 Studios
Mandeville Pep: Majorette
Editing By: Lacey
Filming By: 409 Studios

Recent Newspaper Articles
03-02-15 Cub Day for Eighth Graders
02-17-15 Dance Team Tryouts
02-10-15 February Students of the Month
02-03-15 Sweetheart Dance
01-27-15 January Students of the Month

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