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Poetry Out Loud
National Poetry Out Loud, sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, will hold its annual competition April 27-29, 2020, in Washington D.C.
The city-wide Cheyenne Poetry Out Loud competition will be Jan. 15, 2020, at the Laramie County Library. Interested students grades 9-12 must register by Jan. 8, 2020, 5 p.m., by contacting Rachel Christoph at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the following information: student's name, grade, school, and poetry selection. Students will be judged on recitation from memory, presence, vocal inflection, and will choose one poem to perform.
The state-wide Wyoming Poetry Out Loud competition will be March 2, 2020, at Laramie County Community College. Go here for Wyoming-specific information.
The each state champion will receive $200, an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington D.C. to compete at the National Finals, and a $500 school stipend for the purchase of poetry materials. The first runner-up will receive $100 and a $200 school stipend.
A total of $50,000 in awards and school stipends will be awarded at the Poetry Out Loud National Finals:
- $20,000 award for the National Champion
- $10,000 award for the second-place winner
- 5,000 award for the third-place winner
- $1,000 awards for 4th-9th place winners
- $500 for their schools for the purchase of poetry books.
- $1,000 awards for one runner-up in each
semifinal competition/$500 school stipend.
(Those student will not advance to the finals.)
Please return PL-874 forms
Students received their PL-874 forms during their 2A
class on 10/30. The forms should have been completed and returned by Monday,
11/4. Students, if you received a form and have not returned it, please do so. Thank you.
Dropping off Students in the morning
Please be considerate of others when dropping off or picking up students. Please do not block the drive but pull in to parking spaces or at least only stop in the lane closest to the building so others are not delayed.
Don't miss important deadlines!
This year will go fast and there are many important yearbook deadlines. Click the yearbook link below to make sure you don't miss out on ordering your yearbook, submitting photos, submitting your senior photo, or ordering a Senior Memory/Baby ad.
Pictured is the cover of the award-winning 2018-19 yearbook -- who knows what the staff is planning for 2019-20?!
You certainly don't want to miss out!
Parents, Please remember to check Infinite Campus to review your student's grades and attendance. East High mails home printed reports twice a quarter:
Post-Season Competition for TBirds
Volleyball, girls swim, and football teams are competing in post-season play the next few days.
- East Volleyball @ State Tournament (Thursday-Saturday)
- East vs. Riverton @ 3 p.m. Thursday, 11/7/2019
- East Girls Swimming @ State Meet on Friday & Saturday, 11/8-9/2019
Football vs. Thunder Basin (Semi Final Playoff Game) @ 6 p.m. Friday, 11/8/2019
The volleyball state tournament and Friday's football game can be viewed on the NFHS Network. Because these are post-season events, there is a $9.95 fee for a month, but that would cover all remaining events. Catch
all of the action here: NFHS Network.
Parent Teacher Conferences
Parents are invited to meet with their student's teachers from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the East High School gyms or individually in classrooms from 1:15 to 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019. Please limit the time to 5 minutes with each teacher.
We hope to see you there!
The Homecoming Parade, scheduled for Friday, has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled due to the expected winter storm and cold temperatures.
Please plan on attending the Homecoming Tailgate Party at 5 p.m. with free hamburgers and hot dogs for our East High community followed by the Homecoming Game against Central.
Kickoff will be at 6 p.m. at Okie Blanchard Stadium.
LCSD 1 seeks
LCSD 1 seeks
Survey will be available starting Monday, Sept. 16.
Laramie County School District 1 is seeking feedback from its stakeholders. Parents/guardians, students, staff and community members are invited to participate in an online survey, which will be open Sept. 16-28.
As part of the district’s accreditation process, representatives from the Wyoming Department of Education will review and compile the surveys. They will share the results with LCSD1 administrators during an accreditation visit Nov. 5 and 6.
The survey will help identify strengths and areas that may need improvement or additional attention. Information will be used to provide direction in the school and district improvement process.
A link to the survey will be available on Monday, Sept. 16, on the homepage of the district website, www.laramie1.org.
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Student ID/School photos
The last opportunity for student IDs and school photos will be Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in the Performance Hall.
Student photos taken at registration have arrived and can be picked up in the student offices. IB students need to go to the regular class offices to pick up their photos. Students who need retakes should bring their packets Thursday and go to the Performance Hall.
Students who also want a replacement ID will be charged $5.
Contact the photographer directly regarding school photos: Classic Imaging and Publishing
Thursday Night Lights: Freshman Football
East vs. South @ 6 p.m., Aug. 29 at Okie Blanchard Stadium. Let's start the next chapter!
Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 6-7, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.: New student registration and address verification; students pick up schedules, pay fees, have student ID/yearbook photo taken.
- Registration Letter to Parents
- Weapons Disclosure Agreement
- Parent Portal: Complete Online Registration Here (Choose MORE and ONLINE REGISTRATION.)
- Freshman Orientation: Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, 8:30-11:30 a.m., buses will run regular routes!
Monday, Aug. 26: First Day of Classes!
TBird summer youth camps
Cheyenne East offers a variety of exciting Summer camps!
Wyoming Summer Youth Writer's Camp
Join other young Wyoming writers at this 3-day adventure in beautiful Curt Gowdy State Park.
Participants will be writing daily; going on discovery hikes; and reading, discussing, and practicing writing in a variety of genres.
July 8, 9, 10, 2019
8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
For more information, email Tiffany Rehbein at Tiffany.Rehbein@laramie1.org.
Tbird sports camps
Six Youth Sports Camps available at Cheyenne East
AFJROTC at East High School
Click here for information and the AFJROTC application.
Commencement exercises will be streamed at 10 a.m. June 1, 2019
Family members and friends who will not be able to attend graduation may watch it live on the on the NFHS Network. Anyone can go to the NFHS Network webpage and search for Cheyenne East High School to find and watch the stream. If you do not have an existing account, you will need to create one to view the stream.
Click here for additional Graduation Information.
Senior walk 2019
Class of 2019: Preparing to stroll the halls of their elementary schools one last time as their senior year and their public school experience draws to a close with Commencement Saturday, June 1, 2019.
ACT Testing April 21, 2020
Students must bring:
Students may not have in the testing room:
Please refer to www.actstudent.org for
all rules and requirements, approved calculators, and other helpful info. If
you have questions contact Mrs. Buseck in the College & Career Center at
Spring Break Tutoring
The TBird Academy (Room 347) will be open Monday-Wednesday, March 30-April 1, 2020, from 9 a.m. to noon for students needing extra assistance in their courses; to make up missing assignments, tests, or GVCs; a quiet place to work; or access to a computer.
Tutors will be available to help students in English, math, science, and social studies.
Do you need food for lunch or for the weekend? Personal hygiene items? If so, visit the Main Office and ask about East Cares. We don't want anyone to go hungry or not have basic items we can gladly provide. Friday Food Bags are available through the offices for any student who needs one.
East Cares focuses on helping students in need by gladly providing food, clothing, and personal care items. If you are interested in making a donation, please call East Cares -- it is a great way to give back to your local community. and ask about
Calling in for appointments
When calling in for a Blue Pass for your student to leave school for an appointment, please call at least 30 minutes before your child needs to leave the school to give time for the pass to be written and delivered to your child.
Watch the playoffs!
Use the link below to watch our TBirds in action...
all of the state action here: NFHS Network.