With parents and grandparents looking on, Early Childhood students followed the Olympic torch into the CHS gymnasium on Wednesday. National Honor Society club members assisted with equipment and cheered the participants as they walked the balance beam, pedaled tricycles, rode stick horses, and performed other feats, making their way through the obstacle course. Medals were awarded and Olympians received a “high five” for their efforts! See more photos at http://replayit.com
The 4th Annual Piedmont 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Kids Fun Run will be held on Saturday, May 3. The 5K starts at 9:00 at the Clearwater Elementary with the Kids Fun Run immediately following. Early registration deadline is April 18. Proceeds will benefit FCCLA Scholarships. 5K 2014 Registration Form
District History Day contest was held at Cape Girardeau on Friday with a number of CHS students in attendance. Clearwater students Bryce Alcorn, Haley Alcorn, Tyrone Carroll, Libby Chitwood, and Emma Roach took 3rd place with “The Right to Bear Arms” in the Senior Group Performance category. This qualifies them for State History Day competition in April held on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia!
1st Eleanor Hasenbeck
2nd Henry Wempren
3rd Emily Graham
4th Shelby Henson
5th (Tie) Garet Harbison & Hope Hunden
1st Shannon Zaloz & Michelle Lunyou
2nd Jordan Fuchs, MagE Hand, Stephen Martino, Morgan Morris, & Brenden Berry
3rd Haley Glore & Sam Dean
4th Kyrsten Jones, Sabrina Percy, Cassie Stover, & Keith Johnston
5th Tony Kruithoff, Kaine O’Brien, & Jurel Marler
Bryce Alcorn, Haley Alcorn, Tyrone Carroll, Libby Chitwood, & Emma Roach
CHS History Day projects will be on display for public viewing on Wednesday, March 12 in the following classrooms near the cafeteria at 5:00 pm.
Group Exhibits – Mrs. Polk’s classroom
Individual Exhibits – Robotics Lab
Group Performance – Mr. Roach’s classroom
Clearwater High School sent 33 Beta members to State Beta Convention held in Branson over the past weekend. CHS’s own Abby Schembra vied for the top spot as the Missouri Beta President. Although not winning the presidency, Abby shined as a class act, as did the Beta members performing the skit. Click these links for video highlights:
Abby for President Beta Skit
After being out of school all week due to winter weather, Clearwater R-1 will be in session on Friday, March 7 with buses running where possible.