HAMBURGER FEED--FBLA hamburger and hotdog feed at the Cove High School/Powder Valley football game tomorrow night. The grill will open at 5:15 for anyone who wants to join us for dinner before or during the game. Please come out and support the Cove FBLA chapter.
PINK GAME--Cove High School versus Powder Valley High School in volleyball tomorrow afternoon starting at 4:00 pm. This will be our seniors final home game as well as our PINK GAME. Please wear pink for National Breast Cancer Awareness month.
Parent Conferences are fast approaching! Conferences will be held from 4PM to 8PM on Thursday, October 24, and from 8AM to Noon on Friday October 25. Grades 7-12 will be drop-in at the high school gym while grades K-6 is by appointment. Elementary parents, schedule your conference appointment here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0849aaaa22a5fc1-20191
Reminder: Thursday, October 17 is a professional development day for elementary teachers. There will be no school for grades K-6 on Thursday. Grades 7-12 will have a regular school day.
Final home game for the Cove Leopards volleyball and football teams this Friday. Volleyball will start at 4:00 pm and football will start at 7:00. Come out and support the teams and honor our seniors in their last home game.
Middle school boys basketball starting at 3:45 tomorrow in the small gym. Their first game will be Friday, October 25th.
Kids have incredible strength. Last week I’ve had the (exhausting) privilege of taking my class to an OMSI Outdoor School where I got to witness my students grow as they overcame so many personal challenges. It’s stressful to live together in tight quarters and travel away from home. They supported and accepted each other and made their experience great. I’m proud of them.
Cove middle School volleyball and football will be starting in Elgin at 9:00 am on Saturday. The four-way will be run in jamboree format. Please come out and support our middle school teams on their last weekend for the 2019 fall seasons.
NAP (Night Against Procrastination) will be this Wednesday, October 9 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the High School Math Room.... Come in to study, finish projects, get papers proof-read or just get work done before the end of the Quarter.
Congratulations to Cove High School's 2019 homecoming court, Princess Austin Kendall, Princess Coarral Jordan, Princess Elli Hines-Dunlap, and Princess Kelly Winebrenner. Their escorts will be Chase Tennis and Tristin Walker at tomorrow's homecoming football game.
FBLA hamburger feed at tomorrow night's home football game against Pine Eagle. Join us for hamburgers before the homecoming game.
Community pep assembly and bonfire tonight starting at 6:30 pm. Come join our CHS students for a fun evening of music, games, and entertainment.
The Cove School District is still accepting applications for middle school boys basketball coach. If you are interested, please contact Candy McGilvray.
Due to Homecoming activities, Cove Booster Club’s monthly meeting will be on Thursday, October 3rd. It will be at 7 pm at the high school. All are welcome and we hope to see you there!
SENIORS - Tonight's the Night! File your FAFSA
SAT Deadline - Tuesday, October 1 is the deadline for signing up for the November SAT test. collegeboard.org
Cove school district was recently awarded technical assistance grants from the state for Facilities Assessment, Long-Range Planning, and Seismic Assessment. Proposals are now being accepted for 1) Facilities Assessment/Long Range Planning and 2) Seismic Assessment. RFP's may be viewed here: https://5il.co/ajat and here: https://5il.co/ajau
Volleyball in Cove on Friday afternoon starting with junior high at 1:00 pm, junior varsity at 4:00 pm, and varsity to follow. If you want to see all three Cove teams in action, join us for this unique opportunity on Friday. Leopard homecoming football game to follow.
On Monday (9/30), the 6th grade is headed to Outdoor School in Fossil, Oregon. Pack for colder temperatures and prepare for a great week of growth and learning! You have the power to make this outstanding. I’m excited!
If you missed the FAFSA/ financial aid meeting last night, here is some important information: October 1 you can file for financial aid from the Federal Gov't - www.fafsa.ed.gov Student will need an FSA ID number & so will one parent unless they already have one from an older sibling: studentaid.ed.gov You can get your FSA ID number now. If you have questions, contact me or call the financial aid office at EOU or the college of your choice. If you would like to receive the powerpoint covering FAFSA & Financial aid, please email me.
Due to construction and closure of Haefer Lane today, please plan to park on Jasper, French, or Main to pick up your child this afternoon. Students may be met at the same location - East Entrance. We expect a return to regular traffic flow tomorrow morning.
Tuesday, Sept 24, EOU admissions will be at Cove High School to do on-the-spot acceptance as well as give information about attending EOU. Great opportunity for students to experience the application process.
FAFSA/ Financial Aid meeting. Tuesday, Sept 24, 6:30 pm in the High School math room
Tailgate party this Friday night at our Leopard football game against Adrian/Jordan Valley. Bring your appetite and enjoy a hamburger at our CHS tailgate party. The grill turns on at 5:00 pm.
SENIORS - Deadline is this Thursday, Sept 20 for the October 26th ACT test. http://www.act.org to register
High School volleyball in Elgin this afternoon. Varsity volleyball starting at 4:00 pm with JV to follow. Football team plays at 7:00. Come out and support your teams. GO LEOPARDS!!!
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCHEDULE CHANGE--The Cove High School football team will be playing Imbler High School on September 27th at Eastern Oregon University. Game time is at 7:30 pm.
Football Game at Elgin this on Friday at 7pm - come support our first game of the season. (players be at school by 5pm to prepare for the bus)
In addition to Patriot Day, picture day is tomorrow, Wed. Sept. 11, 2019. "We promise to remember."
NAP Night - Night Against Procrastination - is back! High School students that may need some extra help or just a place to work.... 6:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday, Sept 11 in the HS Math room. Everyone welcome - not just math!
CONGRATULATIONS Cove Varsity Volleyball Team on a job well done. The girls brought home some hardware, taking second place at the Helix Tournament on Saturday. Way to go girls!
Special Request from Cove School District to all kids returning to school. If you see someone who is struggling to make friends or being picked on because they don't have many friends or because they are shy or not as pretty or not dressed in the most "in" clothes--PLEASE step up. Say HI or at least smile at them in the hallway. You never know what that person might be facing outside of school. Your kindness might just make a BIG difference in someone's life!
You might be aware that there have been comments posted online recently regarding a threat to student safety. The District is aware of these comments and is working with law enforcement. Please be assured that student safety is the District’s top priority, and that there is no threat to student safety. If you have any additional questions, please contact Sheriff Rasmussen at 541-963-1017.
Auditions for the high school play, Psych, are being held Sept. 9 & 10 at 4:00 pm in Dr. Farrell's room with callbacks on Sept. 11 at 4:00. Please be prepared to do cold readings from the script. For more info, contact Dr. Farrell.
Please note: the Booster Club meeting will be September 4th. NOT August 4th. Apologies for the error!
Please join us for our monthly Booster Club meeting tomorrow, August 4th. It will begin at 7 pm at the High School. We look forward to seeing you there!
What happened 236 years ago today (September 3) in Paris? Hey Sherlock, think about it before you ask Siri or Google. Do some math and use your power of deduction...
U.S. History 201- Here come the Europeans. We have studied the pre-Columbian people of North America, and now we are preparing for the arrival of the Spanish, English, French, and Dutch empires.
The 2020-21Cove Charter School Application form is now available by clicking here: https://forms.gle/kv6P8X7bnK8ANKVv8
Senior Parent meeting Wednesday, September 4th @ 7:00 pm in the cafeteria.
Cove Middle School football practice starts Tuesday, August 27th at 4:00 pm. Mr. Bill Ledbetter is our new junior high football coach. GO LEOPARDS!!!
Football Practice Schedule (note no-game Fridays) Monday-Thursday 4:00-6:30 pm No-Game Friday 9:00-11:00 am Labor Day 7:00-9:00 pm Please contact Coach L.Wiseman with any questions.
The Cove School District is still looking for a middle school football coach. If you are interested, please contact Candy McGilvray at 541-568-4424
BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT... Tuesday, August 20 Come see me about math classes AND Senior Year questions. See you then!
Where words fail, music speaks!
It's going to be another exceptional year here in beautiful Cove, Oregon. Knowledge is power!
Wanted: Mystery Readers in second grade! If you are curious about what a “Mystery Reader” is and are interested in being one, please contact Mrs. Williams for more information.
Auditions for the fall play will take place Sept. 9 & 10 at 4:00 with callbacks Sept. 11 at 4:00. For more information, please see Dr. Farrell's website (under "staff" on the School District site) or contact her directly.
Kindergarten Parents: You should have received a letter or phone call notifying you of your child’s Kindergarten Classroom Visit on Monday, August 19th or Tuesday, August 20th. If you are unsure of your time or need to reschedule, please call the school. The first day of kindergarten is Wednesday, August 21st.
Welcome back to school! Looking forward to seeing you at Back to School Night 8/15 for Elementary students and 8/20 for 7-12.
Welcome back Leopards. We are looking forward to having you all back in class for a great school year.
Sixth grade parents please keep an eye out for outdoor school information! We will be headed to Hancock Field Station in Fossil, Oregon from September 30 through October 2 and there is much to discuss!
Hello 5th grade students and parents! I am super excited for this upcoming year. I look forward to seeing you at back to school night this Thursday and for the adventure we have before us!
SENIORS... Friday, August 16 is the deadline to register for the Sept. ACT test.... http://www.act.org
4th Grade is going to be fantastic. Looking forward to my new classroom assignment as 4th grade teacher. It's going to be a fantastic year!
Back to School Night for grades 7-12: Tuesday August 20 at 6 pm.
School Supplies will be provided by the school for grades K-6th. Those that are in K-6th need to purchase their own backpacks and water bottles. 7th-12th Grades students need to get notebooks & pencils to start school and teachers will specify if they want anything specific. See everyone soon!
The Cove Booster Club will meet Wednesday August 7 at 7 pm at Cove High School. As planning starts for the upcoming year, it is the perfect time to join!
Special Board Meeting to discuss and possibly approve a construction contract for the new cafeteria August 1st at 7AM. See agenda on website.
FAFSA workshop...parents & students come learn about filing your FAFSA for college as well as all types of financial aid. September 24, 6:30 p.m. in the High School Math Room.
SAT Test Registration - July 26 is the deadline to register for the August 24 test. Go to collegeboard.com, set up a profile & pick a location....also FREE test prep problems!
I am pleased to announce the Assistant High School Football Coach -- Sam Wiseman. Sam has been working with football as an athlete or coach for over 40 years - he has experience coaching college and high school football and was part of the coaching staff while Union and Cove merged teams a few years back. Sam has a passion for the sport and an interest in raising student leaders on and off the field. Speed/Agility/Strength training Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 5:30-6:30pm!
Cove School District Job openings. Please see the employment page under district info.
Football Strength and Agility Training Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:30-6:30 Open and encouraged for all interested in playing Football!
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