Coyote Weekly Update 3/9/2018

Spring Break is here and our students and staff will be off the week of March 12-16. Students will return to school on Tuesday, March 20 with our regular Tuesday schedule. There will be no Coyote Update sent on Friday, March 16 because of spring break. The publication will return on Friday, March 23.

For all parents/guardians and students:

  • For our out of district students April 15 is the deadline for your re-application for the 2018-19 school year. Please contact our main office for the documents or see our J.O. Combs website. With registration for the 2018-19 school year underway; we need each family of a future 9,10 and 11th grader to fill out the attached intent to return survey. With your family information, you will be better able to predict student enrollment which will effect staffing for teachers at CHS. Your information is critical to this process. Thank you for filling this out. The survey will be open until March 2.  

COUNSELING DEPARTMENT: Upcoming events from the CHS counselors, please add these dates to your calendar. Students, please see your counselor for more information on these post-secondary opportunities.

  • CAC Accuplacer test---March 20 (please see your counselor for more information)
  • 4th quarter events coming soon…….stay tuned.

Summer School 2018

  • It is not too early to start planning for summer school. The registration portal is open on the J.O. Combs website go to the Community Education tab to sign up. You can also find the link on the CHS site under Academics Summer school will be June 4-28 Mondays-Thursdays with all Fridays off. There will be two sessions an AM and PM session. Please registrar today, when sections are full, the portal will close, do not miss your opportunity! Also, scholarships are available for tuition, please see the attachment to apply and to learn about this opportunity.


Free/Reduced Applications:     Are accepted all year long.

  • Students who are eligible for free and/or reduced lunch are also eligible for free and/or reduced breakfast daily.  Students may also receive a reduction on AP Exams, tutoring scholarships and college scholarships.  Make sure your student is afforded every opportunity.  Parents may also submit the Free and Reduced Lunch Application online.  Please visit to begin the process. Please call 480-987-5312 if you need any assistance.  
  •  This is an online payment option for parents to add money and monitor student accounts. Please call 480-987-5312 for your student’s ID number. Checking your child’s account balance and making payments online are great benefits. There is a $2.50 processing fee for each transaction.

Coyote Clubs/Activities and Sports:

  • CHS has a wonderful booster club that is dedicated to supporting students and our school community. Please see the attached flyer for an upcoming fundraising event.
  • The second annual “Concert and Dinner Under the Stars” is set for Tuesday, March 27th from 6-8:00pm. Please see the attached flyer for details to his special event.

Athletic and Activities calendar:

Friday, March 9 - Sand Volleyball @ Fountain Hills

                             Track @  Benjamin Franklin High School

Tuesday, March 13 -  Baseball HOME vs. Dysart  JV/VAR: 3:45 p.m.

                                   Softball @ Dysart  JV/VAR: 3:45 p.m.

Thursday, March 15 - Baseball HOME vs. Estrella Foothills  3:45 p.m.

                                    JV Baseball @ Estrella Foothills  3:45 p.m.

Tuesday, March 13 - BASEBALL HOME vs. Dysart   JV/VAR  3:45 p.m.

                                  SOFTBALL @ Dysart

Thursday, March 15 - BASEBALL HOME vs. Estrella Foothills   3:45 p.m.

                                    JV @ Estrella Foothills

Monday, March 19 - SAND VOLLEYBALL HOME vs. Chandler Prep   4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 20 -  BASEBALL HOME vs. Washington   JV/VAR   3:45 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21 - BASEBALL @ Higley

                                       JV @ Casteel

                                      SOFTBALL HOME vs. Washington  3:45 p.m.

                                       JV @ Washington

                                      BOYS TENNIS HOME vs. Arcadia  3:30 p.m.

                                      GIRLS TENNIS @ Arcadia


Thursday, March 22 - BASEBALL  @ Washington

                                    SOFTBALL @ Chandler Prep Tournament

                                    JV HOME vs. Casteel   3:45 p.m.

                                   BOYS TENNIS @ Seton Catholic

                                   GIRLS TENNIS HOME vs. Seton Catholic  3:30 p.m.

                                   SAND VOLLEYBALL HOME vs. Valley Christian  3:00 p.m.

Friday, March 23 - SOFTBALL @ Chandler Prep Tournament

Saturday, March 24 - SOFTBALL @ Chandler Prep Tournament

Victorious Coyotes:

Varsity Baseball beat Morence

  • Varsity Softball beat Estrella Foothills, Higley, San Manuel, Blue Ridge, Tombstone, St. Mary’s, and Washington
  • JV Boys Volleyball beat Sunrise Mountain

J.O. Combs Unified Schools:

  • Please join us March 21 for the J.O. Combs Job Fair from 4pm - 7pm at Combs High School.  We are looking for people dedicated to improving the lives of our students.  Visit under the Employment tab for a list of all current openings.