Dear CVHS Families,
Student of the Month:
CVHS Junior Marisa Cross has been named Student of the Month for March. Marisa was nominated by the teachers and staff of CVHS. Marisa’s teachers describe her as a very kind, responsible, and polite student. They say she has an outstanding work ethic and always shows consistent dedication to her academic achievements. Outside of the classroom, Marisa participates in gymnastics, loves to bake, and spends time with her family and friends. Marisa will be recognized in June through the Rotary Club. We are very proud of Marisa for representing CVHS in the community!
Staff Member of the Month:
Congratulations to our new assistant band director, Mr. Will King on being named the April Staff member of the month! Mr. King’s students and colleagues have highlighted his enthusiasm for the program and love of music as just some of the characteristics that have brought so much success to the program this year.
Attention Class of 2022 and Parents/Guardians of Current Juniors
Amy Sawdey, PHEAA's Higher Education Access Partner in Allegheny County, recently presented a virtual Financial Aid night for CVHS juniors and families. The presentation provided information on the financial aid application process, the types of aid available for students, and strategies to start thinking about affordability before getting ready to apply for post-secondary school admission. The recording can be viewed at:
The password to access the recording is FinAid21. Please allow a minute for the download.
Financial Aid resources can also be found on the CVHS School Counseling website under Financial Aid.
Penguins Cup Finals
The CVHS Varsity Hockey team has advanced to the Penguins Cup finals, which will be played Monday night at 9:00 pm at the Robert Morris University arena. CV had an impressive 5-2 victory over Kiski in last week’s semi-final game. Go Colts!
CV Dance Troupe National Finalists
The CVHS Dance Troupe has made it into the finals of the UDA National Championships! The team submitted their video-recorded performances for the final round last week. Competition results are expected to be announced this coming Thursday. Good luck!
At this time, Chartiers Valley is planning to hold an in-person, outdoor commencement ceremony at the CVHS Stadium on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at 7:00 pm, in accordance with state and local gathering restrictions in place at the time.
- In the event of inclement weather, we will use June 3rd and 4th at 7:00 pm as backup dates.
- Each graduate will receive a certain number of tickets based on the social gathering restrictions in place at the time. Tickets will be required for entry.
- Graduation rehearsal and ticket distribution will be held in the stadium on Tuesday, June 1st at 9:00 am.
We will hold two cap and gown distribution dates:
- May 6: In-person students may pick up caps and gowns during their regularly scheduled lunch periods
- May 7: Remote learning students may pick up caps and gowns at Door 1 of the high school from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm.
When: Friday, May 21, 2021
Where: The Circuit Center
Who: Chartiers Valley High School Seniors only. Students from other grade levels or schools are not permitted to attend.
What: Formal, sit-down dinner with activities (photo booth, airbrush tattoos, hypnotist, etc.)
or go to the CVSD website.
We will not hold a promenade this year.
Finally, please be sure to read an important message from Superintendent Dr. Vanatta below.