Hello to All, The Festival is upon us! The fun begins on Thursday and culminates on FAT TUESDAY. Please come join the fun, bring your friends, plan to volunteer and help an any way you can. A big, enthusiastic showing throughout the festival will make a statement about our school, and our community. This is […]
Fat Tuesday is a little more than a week away. If you have items for the auction, please contact Tammy Ewen at 540-537-3636 no later than Wednesday 2/18/09 so the items can be included in the auction. The auction is an excellent fundraiser. Please consider a donation.
Hello Everyone, First: Everyone is encouraged to listen to our own Brian Counihan, Marginal Arts Wrangler, Visionary and Grunt, in an extended interview on WVTF’s Studio Virginia this coming Thursday evening. (It will be rebroadcast on Saturday, and on Radio IQ.) Please visit the blog at http://roanokemarginalartsfestival.blogspot.com, check out the schedule of events, and mark […]
Hello Everyone, First, a quick follow-up regarding snow days. We seem to have fewer and fewer of these, but it’s probably wise to remind folks of the policy. In some ways we are loathe to close the school under any but the most dire of conditions—we start later than some places, and don’t rely on […]
Four weeks to go. I am going to request that everyone who is coming to the Fat Tuesday party (or anyone who isn’t coming and is willing to donate a dish anyway) to please email me and let me know generally what you are planning to bring. We want to emphasize savory dishes this year […]
Hello to Everyone, This past week was a little chaotic given the weather, MLK Day and Inauguration Day. Additionally, remember that this Monday, January 26th is a teacher workday – there will be no classes on Monday. Starting Tuesday the schedule should be fairly straightforward until the Marginal Arts Festival – February 19-24th. The preparations […]
Hello Everyone, First of all, Happy Martin Luther King Junior Day yesterday, and a happy Inauguration as well. A few words about the former. At Community High, we have felt that this is an important holiday, a day better served by meeting and talking and reminding ourselves what service and citizenship mean than by taking […]
Hello to Everyone, I hope this first missive of the New Year finds each of you warm, rested and ready for all that will no doubt transpire in 2009. For CH, my hope is that this second semester will be less traumatic and chaotic than the first. I have come to the view that the […]