Senator Square: Senior projects to be presented this week at Carson High
We would like to wish all of the best to our seniors this week who will be presenting their senior projects to their respective panels.
Also, a huge thank you goes out to Corina Flansberg who worked very hard as senior project coordinator. Thank you in advance as well to those who have volunteered to help judge and be a part of senior projects this year.
Diving League Championships were held May 9 at Carson Valley Swim Center.
Brian Lester placed first and Bryce Collings came in fourth.
The CHS band will host a Red Cross Earthquake Relief Benefit Concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Carson City Community Center. Admission is $5.
All proceeds go to Red Cross to aid relief from the earthquakes in Haiti and Chile.
The social studies department would like to congratulate the winners of the second annual CHS Geography Bee.
Kenny Hickenbottom took home the trophy for first place, followed by Josue Uribe in second place and third place went to Aaron Sitts.
The competition came down to the final question and all three gentlemen did an outstanding job!
Carson High School’s athletic office will hold a Fall Parent Information Night at 6 p.m. May 25 in the Morse Burley Gymnasium.
After a brief talk by Athletic Director Bob Bateman, parents and students will be able to talk to the fall coaches regarding training and tryouts.
Bike to Work Week is this coming week. Staff at all Carson City School District locations are encouraged to walk, ride or roll to work. We will be competing in the corporate challenge – go CCSD!
• Erin Been is a physical-education teacher at Carson High School and a member of Senator Square.
Secret Witness turns 40 this year – and it’s helped solve many of Northern Nevada’s most violent crimes
Secret Witness tips have played a pivotal role in solving some of the most violent crimes the greater Northern Nevada region has seen. To date, Secret Witness has paid out more than $300,000 in rewards to anonymous tipsters. Rewards range from $50 (graffiti/tagging) to $1,500 (armed robbery) to $2,500 (murder).