CHCCS About Community Relations

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    The Public Information Office serves as the communication link between the district and the families whose children attend our schools.
    The staff issues regular press releases to local media about district events, publishes news articles, designs special publications and calendars, schedules Blackboard Connect calls to remind parents of key district activities, maintains the content on the district website and our social media sites, and sends regular news updates to employees and the community through its mailing lists.
    The staff also helps to coordinate crisis communication during inclement weather or school safety situations.
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District Headlines

  • Phoenix Academy Hosts Guest Artist to Create Mural

    The stage at one end of the gymnasium at Phoenix Academy High School often goes unused for days at a time, but recently the school’s Art Club has been working with artist Delaney Susi to create three brilliantly colored panels that will form a mural for installation next door at Lincoln Center, the school district’s central offices.

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  • Smith Middle Artists Present at Burwell School

    Two Smith Middle School AVID students and two teachers shared their original poetry and songs during a powerful hour at the Burwell School Historic Site in Hillsborough on Sunday afternoon, January 19. As the second installment in a series called “Emerging Diverse Voices,” funded by a grant from the Orange County Arts Commission, the celebration drew a standing room only audience.

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  • AVID FAFSA Nights Guide ECHHS Families

    To help college-bound students and their parents, a team of seasoned professionals offered two evening sessions at East Chapel Hill High School on November 19 and December 4 as AVID FAFSA nights.

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  • Two CHHS Students Make World Junior Ultimate Team

    On January 7, USA Ultimate announced the athletes who will represent the U.S. this summer on the Under 20 National Team at the World Junior Ultimate Championships in Sweden. Of 24 young women to make the team, two are students at Chapel Hill High School.

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  • Gaming Marathon at CHHS Raises Money for Duke Children's Hospital

    A 24-hour marathon of gaming with more than three dozen teenagers is not everyone’s cup of tea, but for the dedicated students at Chapel Hill High School, it’s a time of tech-fellowship, pizza and very little, if any sleep.

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