Monday, September 9, 2019


Seniors- If you have a shot record to turn in, please get this to Nurse Kline. 

Colleges will be coming to Carroll.
Juniors and Seniors are allowed to attend.
You must sign up outside of the guidance office by the day before the visit.
Fri. Sept. 13 – 1:00 pm IUPUI
Fri. Sept. 13 – 2:00 pm Purdue W. Lafayette

*Any student who is 16 or 17 years old and interested in working at the polls on Election Day should see Mrs. Gerber in the guidance office.  To qualify, you must have a 3.0 overall GPA on our 4.0 scale, have approval from a parent, and complete an application. If interested, see Mrs. Gerber before Sept 11.

*An SAT prep seminar will be offered to students here at Carroll on Sept 16th and 17th from 3:45-6:15 in the multipurpose room. In this seminar, you will learn tips to improve scores in all subtests, practice strategies to eliminate wrong choices, take short practice tests that mirror the real test experience, reduce test anxiety, gain confidence and much more.  You will also receive extensive materials for home practice. Register at or see your counselor for information!

*If you are interested in tutoring after school or on weekends, please stop by the guidance office and get an application. Once completed, the application is returned to guidance. If approved, you will be placed on a tutor list in which counselors share your name and contact information with students or parents interested in a tutor for a certain subject. You choose which subject(s) you would like to be a tutor for as well as what age of student such as elementary, middle school or high school. (9/20)

*The Guidance Department will be taking a group of students to the Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 166 “Industry Advancement and Apprenticeship Promotion Week” on Tuesday, September 24th from 9:30-11 at their training facility here in Fort Wayne. This event will show first-hand what a trade organization and school can provide. They offer a five-year program through their Joint Apprenticeship Training with Ivy Tech that awards each graduate with a Degree of Applied Science. Upon entry into the apprenticeship, students immediately start on-the-job-training with a contractor, earning wages. A tour will be given through the training facility to show the process behind becoming a well-rounded skilled Tradesman and how Local 166 helps students accomplish this at a fraction of the cost of the standard college experience. Local 166 offers careers in a number of fields, including Plumbing, Pipefitting, Welding, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, Maintenance, and Service. If interested in attending, please sign-up outside of Guidance by Friday, September 20th.

*On October 4th from 9:00-2:00, the Guidance Office will be taking a group of students to Ivy Tech for a Career Exploration Event, which will allow students to explore, experience, and engage with over 50 employers in manufacturing and construction industries from Northeast Indiana in hands-on exploration activities. If interested in attending, please sign-up outside of Guidance by Wednesday, Oct. 2nd.

*Trine University will host the 37th consecutive IACAC sanctioned Great Lakes Potawatomi Regional College Fair for high school students on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 6:00-8:00pm.  The event will be held in Trine University’s brand new MTI Center Last year over 60 colleges and universities attended.

*Homecoming Week:
Dress Up Days:
Tuesday-Character/meme day
Wednesday-Jersey Day
Thursday-Class Color Day
Friday-Spirit Day

*Powder Puff Game:
Come out to the annual Powder Puff game Wednesday night at 6pm to see the juniors and seniors battle it out on the gridiron.  In addition to the game, the Blu Flame will be displaying their culinary genius with Pulled Pork sandwiches or platters with beans and potatoes and they will also be making homemade desserts!  This is the best food you can get at a sporting event all year.  The game is a great homecoming tradition and you need to come out to support the junior and senior classes as well as the Blu Flame.  Gates open at 5:30 on Wednesday, admission is $2 please try to bring exact change.


If you have any shot records/immunization records, please give them to Mrs. Caswell, in the CFC Clinic. 


*The CHS Speech and Debate Team is holding a callout meeting on Monday September 9th in room 248 after school. The meeting will take roughly 15 minutes. If you cannot attend, find the Speech and Debate Team Canvas page for any and all information, or stop by a regularly scheduled practice Monday, Wednesday, or Friday from 3:45-4:45pm.

*French Club:
If you’d like to experience the French culture and language then please join us at the first French Club Meeting September 25th during activity period.  Throughout the year we will focus on French culture through various activities such as the annual fashion show and eating French cuisine.  This club is open to all who are interested and have paid their dues.  Dues are $8 and you get a club shirt.




*In Charger action Saturday, the tennis team played in the Carroll Invitational where they beat Mississinewa first round and won 5-0. Second round they played #15 Hamilton SouthEastern and won 3-2. In the finals the team fell to Homestead 5-0.  The Chargers are in action again tonight at home against Dekalb.