Cocopah Teacher -Maureen Brown

Maureen Brown, an eighth grade science teacher at Cocopah, was struck by a vehicle earlier this week. She remains in critical condition. The driver hit her and drove away. There is a significant reward for information leading to the arrest.) If anyone knows anything about the accident, please contact silent witness at 480-948-6377 or 1-800-343-TIPS or click here for the 15-2030 Flyer – Maureen Brown. Thank you!

Scottsdale Police Department/Silent Witness Looking For Help
McDowell Mountain Community Church (MMCC) is organizing a call list to have volunteers each contact 2-3 auto body/windshield companies all over the Phoenix Metropolitan area.  Hundreds of calls need to be made.  If we can secure hundreds of volunteers, each person needs to only call 2-3 businesses…and we can reach thousands of businesses!  If you are interested in making just a few calls, please contact Kate Taylor (602) 909-5440 /  Provide your phone number and email to Kate.  She will compile a list of willing faculty and parents and forward that list to MMCC, so you can be assigned a couple of businesses to contact.

Chapts Meeting – 11/9 5:00pm

Chapts will be holding the November meeting on Monday November 9th at 5:00 pm in room J600. Please note the earlier time. We are moving the time because National Honor Society Induction Ceremony is taking place at 6:00 pm. Thank you for understanding!

All are invited to join us. We will hear an update from Student Government, Principal Holland and hear from the Chapts Committees.

Vote for Chaparral

AZ Central is running a High School Fan Experience contest.

Fans will vote on these nominations, with one overall football fan experience and one overall basketball fan experience facing off at the year-end awards ceremony in spring 2016 for Best Fan Experience. 

Think your school has the most spirit? Yes, we do…please vote for Chaparral.  The winning school will receive $1,000 and even a trophy! go here to vote


SUSD Marching Band Exhibition Nov 10

Please note the date change!! Tuesday November 10th!

Chaparral Marching Band will be participating in the SUSD Marching Band Exhibition on Tuesday November 10th at 6:30pm. It is free to attend and will be held at Saguaro High School. All 5 SUSD high school marching bands will be performing. Chaparral will be performing at 6:35pm.


Coed Cheer Boosters are Selling Make Up Erasers

DoingWhatWrongchapMUE (1)CHS Coed Cheer Booster club is selling MakeUp Erasers. They are an amazing cloth that removes ALL makeup (waterproof​ mascara, eyeliner, foundation and even competition makeup​) with just water. Best of all its 100% Chemical Free and lasts 2 years or more! It is machine washable, great to take when traveling and makes a great gift. Cost is $20.00 and $10.00 goes directly to Chaparral Coed Cheer. Our team has been working hard to represent this great school and community. Thank you so much for your support. Go Firebirds.
Contact Julie Kessler by email or 480-577-9714


Update Information – Late Start 10/28/15

Here is the most up-to-date information on the late start on Wednesday October 28, 2015

Testing Session 7:45am-11:30am
Lunch for test takers only 11:30am-12:07pm

(includes passing time to 1st period)

Period 1 12:07-12:25pm (17 min)
Period 2 12:31-12:48pm (17 min)
Period 3 12:54-1:11pm (17 min)
Period 4/5 1:17-1:34pm (17 min)
Period 6 1:40-1:57pm (17 min)
Period 7 2:03-2:20pm (17 min)

Buses will make two runs: the first at the usual time for test takers and the second run will be three and 1/2 hours later.

**Non-testers should not arrive on campus before 11:45am**

Choir Booster Fundraiser – Origami Owl

choir1Support CHS choir by purchasing a gift of Origami Owl Custom Jewelry by Kate Taylor!  All orders placed directly with Kate for the two weeks after Fall Break (10/19-10/30) will have 30% of the sales proceeds donated back to Choir Boosters.  Consider a locket lanyard, earrings, or a bracelet – anything of your choosing!  Over 350 different (current and many limited-edition) charms – sports, birthstones, initials and more.
Earrings start at $10, Lockets start at $20, charms only $5/each!
Perfect for holiday shopping!  Thank you!
MUST order directly from Kate Taylor – (602) 909-5440 or