December 7, 2018

Congratulations to the winners of the Captain Shreve Social Studies Fair!
Group projects:
Political Science
2nd place - Gage Simpson and Geron Hargon
1st place - Georgia and Olivia Hilburn

Sociology/Psychology
2nd place - Macy Wynne and Sutton Smith
1st place - Nathan Pons and Abigail Roberts

History
2nd place - Chris Diggs and Daniel Davis
1st place - Charity Cash and Lindsay Reynolds

Overall winners for group projects
Georgia Hilburn and Olivia Hilburn

Individual projects: In the category of s
Sociology/Psychology
1st place - Alexis McClain

Political science
2nd place - Julie Cormier
1st place - Morgan Hughes

History
2nd place - Dixon Doege
1st place - Melissa Kryzwanski

Louisiana history
2nd place - Lora Lott
1st place - Grace Barrett

Economics
1st place - Layne Clark

Overall winner for individual projects
Morgan Hughes

The following students will represent Captain Shreve at the regional social studies fair in January:
Morgan Hughes, Melissa Krzywanski, Dixon Doege, Layne Clark, Andrew Pernell, Carter Glass, Grace Barrett, Julie Cormier, Georgia Hilburn, Olivia Hilburn, Nathan Pons, Abigail Roberts, Gage Simpson, Geron Hargon, Macy Wynne, Sutton Smith, Charity Cash, Lindsay Reynolds.

Good job, Gators! Good luck at regionals!

Beta Club will meet on Monday, December 10, in B103 at 7:45
in the morning. Please be on time.

Congratulations to Olivia Hilburn for being named the CSHS Carson Scholarship nominee!  She was selected based on her outstanding academic achievements, service and essay by the Carson Scholarship committee.  Olivia will now be competing at the national level for a $1,000 scholarship to go towards any U.S. university. Way to go, Olivia!

Attention students, staff, and administration.  The Lady Gators Basketball team is requesting your support with their Toys for Tots drive to benefit families from the local Easter Seal Organization. Please bring a new, unwrapped toy for ages 4-11 between now and December 17th to be dropped off in Coach Greene's classroom or to any Lady Gator basketball team member. Let's show our community that Capt Shreve is ready to spread a little love and Christmas cheer.

Senior yearbook ads are available for purchase through January 25th.  You can fill out an order form with Mr. Long in A212 and submit pictures directly or through email to cklong@captainshreve.com.  You can also order and design your ad online at jostens.com. Ads can be purchased for individuals or for groups, and can include pictures or be simple words of encouragement that will be forever included in the 2019 yearbook.  Prices start at $75 for 1/8 page and range to $300 for a full page. Don’t wait until the deadline! Get your senior ad today!

The JROTC Program is sponsoring a Shoebox Christmas Donation Program.  The purpose of this donation is to give the children of the Gingerbread House who have been victims of sexual assault and domestic violence the chance to experience Christmas. This donation program will  be held from November 12th to December 7th. Everyone is asked to give things such as small toys, hygiene products , and school supplies that are small enough to put in a shoebox.  Please take donations to the JROTC building or to a JROTC instructor.

If you are a freshman interested in taking the PSAT9, now is the time to sign up! Your test results will set a baseline measurement of your college and career readiness as you enter high school. The cost is $11 and can be paid to Mrs. Dye or on Payforit.net. Deadline to sign up is Monday, December 17.

Attention Juniors!  Graduate Sales will be in the auditorium foyer during the lunch shifts taking ring orders.  Stop by to place your order for your senior ring!

Attention all sophomore students interested in taking the PSAT10 (the preliminary test for PSAT).  It is time to sign up! The cost is $16 and can be paid to Mrs. Day or through Payforit.net. Deadline to sign up is Friday, December 7.  This test gives you an idea how you will score on the PSAT which is used for National Merit scholarship. See Mrs. Day if you have questions and to sign up.

Download the Captain Shreve App now to get the CSHS calendar, JPams, and your digital student ID!


Get information on colleges, universities, and available scholarships from the Guidance menu at captainshreve.com

An LSUS representative will visit with Captain Shreve students on December 13th during both lunch shifts in the cafeteria foyer. Stop by if you’re interested!

The bowling team is still looking for any girls interested in joining the bowling team. If you are interested in joining the team please see Ms. Carter in the office to get a packet or see Coach Menard.

If you need a little help with your math class, the Math Club is here for you.  Come to room A112 on Tuesday mornings from 7:45-8:15. Bring your math work with you and get help from some of Captain Shreve's best math students.

Are you planning or already working on a research or writing assignment? Would you like a little extra time to work on it at school or someone to help you get over the rough spots? Starting this week, October 1, we will have a Writing Center/Workshop after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-4:45 in room A214. We will be there to answer questions and help you with problems. This applies to any research or writing assignment in any class. Contact Ms. Reeser with questions.