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Night of All Nations

Video by Dominic Ceragioli and Gianna Johnson

Night of All Nations was a way for Carson High students and staff to express their cultural diversity through food.

2019 Summer Countdown: Chromebooks, Graduation, and Library

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 is an A-day

Broadcast 5/7/19

Anchored by Xander Holcomb and Mario Morgan

Broadcast includes video from Senior Prom, an interview with Mrs. Fuson about hate speech and discrimination, and a video where teachers share their favorite pet stories.

Teacher's Pets

Video by Nick Fischer  

We love our pets, but sometimes they do the most unexpected things. Senators Now's Nick Fischer has asked teachers to share their favorite pet stories. 

Timely Announcements

Greenhouse Project: Looking for a summer job? Have an interest in gardening and horticulture? The Greenhouse Project Americorp Program is looking to hire a student, 17 or older, to work for them for the summer. Stop by the career center for more information!

Fall Play: Come audition for the fall play, Peter and the Starcatcher, on Wednesday, May 22, after school in the Black Box Theater. We need actors and those interested in technical work to come to auditions. Pick up an audition packet from Jason Macy, room 310, Regina White , room 301, or the theater classroom 169.

Wind and Percussion:  The award winning Winds & Percussion will be having their annual spring concert on Wednesday, May 22nd at the Carson Community Center starting at 7:00 PM. Donations will be gladly accepted! Bring a friend... see you there!

Job Fair: Looking for a job? Get your resume ready, dress to impress and meet employers at the 2019 CHS Job Fair, Wednesday, May 22. The employers will be located throughout Senator Square from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm. Students must attend with their class or on their own during lunch.

Firefighter Jobs: Attention seniors! For those interested in firefighting, there is an entry-level job opening for a seasonal firefighter. The deadline to apply is May 28th by 5pm so apply early if you’re interested. Stop by the career center to get more information.

Attention All Incoming AP Chemistry Students: Get your book, meet Mr. Kortemeier, and receive your join codes and summer assignment. Stop by room 209 before the end of school without fail. I look forward to meeting you! 

Wanted: Artistic Senators: Hey all you artistic Senators out there! CHS is sponsoring a t-shirt logo design competition. The winner will receive a 50 dollar Amazon gift card and their logo on staff and student shirts for the 2019-20 school year! Go to carsonhigh.com for all the details.

Senior Sunset: Hey Seniors! Come to Senior Sunset this Thursday, May 23rd from 6:30-8:00 pm on the front lawn. There will be an Ice Cream Sundae bar and a bounce house! Pick up release forms in the student store! Hope to see you guys there!!

Help HOSA: Wednesday, May 22nd from 11am-10pm, HOSA - Future Health Professionals is hosting a fundraising day at CHILI'S Carson City - 3784 US HWY 395 S., Carson City. Mention or present your server with the fundraising ticket/flyer for HOSA to receive 20% of sales! Please see Mrs. Gustafson for the flyer or with questions. All money raised will help send HOSA students to the International Competition this June. GOOD EATS FOR A GOOD CAUSE!

CHS Robotics:  If you are interested in Robots, Engineering, Programming, Community Outreach and driving robots come to our meeting for more information on Wednesday, May 23, Rm 323 in the Tech Center at Lunch time.

Honors World History: Any Freshmen registered for Honors World History next year needs to pick up your summer assignment in Mrs. Fagundes' room, Tech Center Room 305, at lunch or after school this week.

Senior Class of 2020: Make your appointment for your senior photo and be part of the senior class in the 2020 Carneta yearbook. Studio Monet will be photographing seniors June 9-13 at the Marriott Hotel on South Carson Street. Book Your Session at www.studiomonet.com. You must schedule an appointment to be photographed.

Missed Last Year's Yearbook?: Did you miss buying last year's Carneta yearbook? Because of an overrun, we have some of last year's Carneta for sale at the incredible price of $50. So pick one up! This sale is available through the end of May. And don't forget your 2019 Carneta yearbook...another award winner. Available beginning May 23 for $90. Preorders still being taken. See Mrs. Quinn-Davis, Room 136, or order yours in Student Finance.

Daily Announcements

Army ROTC Scholarships

Learn more about Army ROTC Scholarships at: https://www.goarmy.com/rotc/high-school-students/four-year-scholarship.html. The four year plan starts soon.

Resume Help

Need help with a resume? Schedule an appointment with the career center. From the Carson High School website, go to the Academics tab and select CHS Career Center and select an appointment time.


Any current junior student interested in applying for JumpStart Career needs to pick up an application in the guidance office. If eligible, you can enter programs such as Auto Tech, Automated Industrial Technology, Construction, or Cybersecurity. Pick up an application today!

10th and 11th $40,000 Scholarship Opportunity

 10th and 11th graders register for a chance to win a $40,000 scholarship when you take the ACT test on 4/13, 6/8 or 7/13/19. Visit act.org for more information. 

Engineering Internship

Attention sophomores and juniors! There’s a part-time Engineering Internship available to you starting this summer. Only requirement is you must be 16 by July 1st and have a valid driver’s license. Come down to the Career Center to get more information on it!

Need to make an appointment with your counselor? Student-counselor appointments can now be made online.

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Have you been accepted to a College/University?  Have you committed to a branch of the Armed Forces? Have you been accepted into an Apprenticeship or Trade Program? Tell us about it here to join our Acceptance Wall of Fame! 

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