CASTLE VIEW NEWS
January 22, 2020
CV SCHEDULE & EVENT REMINDERS
  • Tuesday 1/28 - Life Ready Night & Career Fair (See details below) 
  • Thursday 1/30 - Senior Parent Graduation Meeting - 6:00 pm 
  • Saturday 2/1 - Winter Dance 
  • Monday 2/10 - CV Kiddie (K through 6th) Cheer Clinic - SEE FLYER HERE
  • Friday 2/14 - NO SCHOOL
  • Monday 2/17 - NO SCHOOL 
ARE YOU HUNGRY - "EAT MOR CHIKIN"  
Fundraiser supporting After Prom!
Tuesday, 1/28 ALL DAY - from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm 


2020/21 COURSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Students received all of their course registration materials last week.
Course registration sheets must be signed by a parent and turned into advisement by Friday, 1/24. 
Additional forms are required for AP and ACC classes. Also, all students need to enter their classes into Infinite Campus by Friday as well. This can be done in Parent Portal or in the IC Phone App. From the menu in IC you need to select "More" and then "Course Registration". No student will show 100% complete - 70/104 = 7.0 credits and 60/104 = 6.0 credits. 
If you want additional course registration information,  CLICK HERE.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED 
Thank you in advance; our CV volunteers really make a difference. Please consider signing up for our:
8th Grade Registration Input - 1/27 and 1/28 -  SIGN UP HERE

Also - the library is working to secure donations for the Douglas County Battle of the Books competition on 2/1/20. They are looking for donated food items, gift cards and/or prizes. For the full details of this event and more information on what they are in need of,  CLICK HERE. 
If you are interested in helping, please email our CV Librarian, Jordi Owens @  jowens1@dcsdk12.org.

LIFE READY: PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE 
Tuesday, January 28th from 5:00 to 8:30 pm 
Join the CV ABC (Academic Booster Club) for this FREE community event preparing you for life after school! All area high school and middle school aged students AND their parents are invited to attend this event. 
Attendees will have the opportunity to experience 3 - 4 educational sessions on various topics (such as finances, credit, sewing, auto maintenance, self defense, time management and more) as well as a couple sessions directed specifically towards parents and guardians. There will be a food truck out front from 5 to 8 pm to grab something for dinner.  SEE FLYER HERE

CVHS HIGHLY SKILLED CAREER SHOWCASE  
Tuesday, January 28th at 5:45 pm 
CAREER FAIR: Find out what careers, certifications, and trades are available right out of high school. Families and students welcome!  SEE FLYER HERE

IMPORTANT: A NOTE FROM OUR REGISTRAR
It is busy time of year for our Castle View Registrar, Delana Hoogeboom. With families moving in/out of the district, open enrollment going on and course registration for next year currently underway... she has asked for your help. 
If any of the following apply to your student, please  CLICK HERE for specific details and instructions.
Student Withdrawl
Change of Address
Intent to Remain 
Always feel free to visit her direct CVHS Website Registrar page at the following link:

VPA DAY 2020
The Visual and Performing Arts Academy is continuing their tradition of taking field trips to experience the arts out in the world. Students will be traveling with their advisements on February 18th to the following places:
Freshman & Juniors: Cirque Flip Fabrique -  SEE FLYER HERE.
Sophomores: Clyfford Still Museum -  SEE FLYER HERE.
Seniors: Denver Museum of Contemporary Art  -  SEE FLYER HERE.
Please see the flyers for more information and on how to register your student. 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GRAMS
The Academic Booster Club (ABC) is pleased to offer the opportunity to recognize your CV Student's/Friend's birthday with a "Happy Birthday Gram" on the main CV entrance marquee sign! Simply fill out  THIS FORM  to make their day! Note the following:
  • Only 3 birthdays on any given day will be shown.
  • Once the form is completed, we will send you the link to pay for the message. Each message is $10.
  • To maintain confidentiality, we will only put the students first name and last initial. 
  • All requests must be in ten days prior to the student's birthday. 
All collected fees will go towards academic programs, student scholarships, teacher appreciation events, technical/av equipment and much much more. Join the ABC to let your voice be heard and support Castle View HS. 

THE FOUNDATION FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOLS
DISCOUNTS - The Foundation for Douglas County Schools partners with Denver's premier sports teams, attractions and venues to provide you with exciting discounted programs/games, all the while giving back to your school. Here are some upcoming events; use the links below for purchasing your discounted tickets. 

**The Denver Center for the Performing Arts - PERFORMANCES & TICKETS LINK - CLICK HERE
**The National Western Stock Show  -  SEE FLYER HERE
**Colorado Mammoth - 2 date options (2/15 and/or 4/4) -  SEE FLYER HERE
**Colorado Avalanche - 2 date options (3/13 and/or 3/21) -  SEE FLYER HERE

USAGAIN DRIVE 
USagain is an organization that donates it's collections to developing countries in need. Through the donations we will be saving clothing from landfills, reducing carbon emissions, planting trees and giving to those in need. Additionally, this is an incredible opportunity for Castle View to receive funding as we receive money based on the amount of pounds donated. The donation bin is located in the upper visitor's parking lot and any donations would be greatly appreciated. 

AMERICAN FURNITURE GIVES BACK  
Better your Home - Better your School

Thank you for your time in reading this important Castle View Newsletter.  Have a great week Sabercats.

Sincerely,

Karin Wessbecker
Castle View Volunteer Coordinator
(303)387-9048 
NONDISCRIMINATION NOTICE: The Douglas County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, genetic information, or physical characteristics, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment of, or employment in educational programs or activities. The School District's Compliance Officer is Ted Knight, Assistant Superintendent, 620 Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, Colorado,  complianceofficer@dcsdk12.org , 303-387-0067. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees, and members of the public. 


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