Cardinal Brief: Jan. 23-27


Inaaya Ahmed

Sophomore Avery Greene performs as Mayzie LaBird in “Suessical: The Musical.” Melissa Theatre will host two shows: Jan. 20 at 7 p.m. and Jan. 21 at 2 p.m.

Abbie Chaloupka, Co-Editor-in-Chief

The last Cardinal Update was Jan. 27, 2023, at 7:30 a.m. 

Cardinal Update

  • Pep Rally: There will be a pep rally on Friday, Jan. 27, at 12:30 p.m. in the auxiliary gym to celebrate the winter sports and activities. Click here to view the pep rally bell schedule. Any student not wanting to attend the rally can sit in the Student Union during this time.
  • Cheer Tryouts Meeting: Any student interested in joining the cheer program next school year, there will be a parent informational meeting on Monday, Jan. 23 at 5:30 p.m. in the Student Union. The second meeting will be on Feb. 6, same time and location. Attendance at one of the meetings is required for cheer tryouts. Click here to learn more.
  • Students: Please check the lost and found located near the front office. These items will be discarded on Monday, Jan. 23. Missing smaller items are located in the front office.
  • 2024 HOSA Travel Trip: If interested in traveling on the 2024 Health Sciences trip to Germany and France, please come to the parent meeting Monday, Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. in the Championship enter.  Please RSVP for meeting here:
  • Course Requests for 2023-24 School Year: Counselors have started meeting with students to help guide them through the process of selecting courses for next school year. Visit the Academic Planning Guide (APG) for lots of important information. The high school will host its annual Academic Expo on Feb. 1 at 6 p.m. for students and parents to meet teachers and learn more about the programs of study.
  • SENIOR ADs for the 2023 yearbook are now on sale! Parents/guardians will build and purchase the ADs through Herff Jones’ site: Space is limited, so don’t delay–buy your ad today!
  • Yearbooks are on sale through Jan. 31 for $70. Reserve a copy online today at
  • Registration for the University of Toledo’s Beauty of Science Virtual Cosmetic Science and Formulation Design Summer Camp is now open! The camp will take place 100% online from June 21-23. Campers will discover the science behind cosmetic products and take part in some hands-on fun! They will receive a camp kit with over $200 of giveaways, products, experiments, and more! Raffles and games for a chance to win even more swag and products will take place live during the camp! The registration deadline is Friday, May 12Campers must have an address in North America; be going into their 10th, 11th, or 12th grade year in 2023; OR be going into their freshman year of college in 2023.
  • Spring Semester Exams: Click here to view the Spring Semester Exam Schedule for May 19-23. Click here to view the Exemption Criteria.
  • 2023-2024 District Calendar: The district calendar for next school year has been released and published to the district website.

Upcoming Events

  • Jan. 23 – Cheer Tryout Meeting – Student Union – 5:30 p.m.
  • Jan. 24 – Dual Credit Introductory Virtual Meeting – 6 p.m.
  • Jan. 24 – JV & Varsity Girls Basketball @ Greenville – 4:30 & 5:45 p.m.
  • Jan. 24 – JV, Freshman & Varsity Boys Basketball @ Greenville – 4:30, 5:45 & 7 p.m.
  • Jan. 24 – JV & Varsity Girls Soccer @ Lovejoy – 5:30 & 7 p.m.
  • Jan. 24 – JV & Varsity Boys Soccer vs Lovejoy – 5:30 & 7:15 p.m.
  • Jan. 26 – Varsity Wrestling vs McKinney – HS competition gym – 6 p.m.
  • Jan. 27 – Varsity Tennis @ Anna Tournament – 8 a.m.
  • Jan. 27 – Pep Rally – Aux Gym – 12:35 p.m.
  • Jan. 27 – JV & Varsity Girls Basketball vs Sherman – 4:30 & 5:45 p.m.
  • Jan. 27 – JV, Freshman & Varsity Boys Basketball vs Sherman – 4:30, 5:30 & 7 p.m.
  • Jan. 27 – JV Boys Wrestling District Championship @ McKinney North – 10:30 a.m.
  • Feb. 1 – Meeting for Incoming Freshmen – Auditorium – 5:30 p.m.
  • Feb. 1 – Academic Expo – Student Union and Gym – 6 p.m.
  • Feb. 6 – Cheer Tryout Meeting – Student Union – 5:30 p.m.

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