It's already that time of year!! Our annual 12 Days of Christmas celebration begins on December 1st (this FRIDAY)!!!
Congratulations to the High School Basketball Team for placing 2nd at the Elverado Thanksgiving Tournament. Also, a huge shout out to Cameron D and Carter W for making the All Tournament Team...way to go!!!
Our first installment of PE with the Principal...Principal 0 - Students 1. Great job Westen on getting the win for the students!
High School Basketball Elverado Thanksgiving Tournament Bracket Information. Our first game is Tuesday, November 21st @ Elverado vs Pope County.
Mr. Shreve's class had the unique opportunity to participate in a collaborative community art project with some residents from The Voyage in Marion. The students and seniors thoroughly enjoyed their time together and are looking forward to another visit in the future!
2nd Semester 1:30 pm Dismissal Dates
Crab Orchard CUSD #3 would like to tell all Veterans and their families...THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE! Have a wonderful Veterans Day!
COHS is proud to announce that we have a member of our High School Volleyball team selected to the 2023 GEC All-Conference Team! Congratulations, Eden!!
In support of the Eldorado community, to honor Graham and his family, we are asking those who would like to participate to wear blue on Wednesday. Crab Orchard CUSD #3 would like to extend our thoughts and prayers to Graham's family and the Eldorado community during this very difficult time.
The FFA went to the National FFA Convention and Expo in Indianapolis November 1st-3rd. While in attendance students attended sessions where they were able to listen to keynote speakers and gain insight from the Nation's best chapters. Members were also able to attend the Expo & Career Fair where they were able to speak with hundreds of colleges, universities, and industry professionals about opportunities in the ag industry after graduation. In addition to this, a lot of entertainment and good food kept everyone busy. All members had a great time as they attended the convention along with a record breaking 72,000 FFA members and guests.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be placing a shirt order. If you are interested, please see the attached information.
Crab Orchard CUSD #3 would like to congratulate Chelsi on extending her academic and athletic career by signing to play softball with Southeastern Illinois College. CONGRATULATIONS Chelsi!
The Jr High and High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) clubs are soliciting donations for The Lighthouse Shelter and Blessing Boxes for Veterans. Please see the flyers for more details. All donations should be delivered to the school no later than November 6th.
CONGRATULATIONS to our High School high honor and honor roll students. We are so proud of how well you have all done and look forward to your continued success!
Here are the brackets for the IHSA Volleyball Regionals and Sectionals. Regionals will be hosted at Gallatin Gounty, and Sectionals will be hosted here. Note that Crab Orchard will play our first Regional game at Gallatin County on Tuesday, October 24th at 7:00pm against Pope County.
Reminder that Fall Break begins tomorrow October, 9th through October, 13th and there is no school...enjoy!
"The FFA finished the 1st quarter of school strong. Over the past few weeks the chapter has attended several events.
We were able to attend Leadership Training School at Trico high school, where our very own Ashton hosted a workshop as part of the Section 24 Officer Team. In addition to this, several greenhand students were able to meet with our State FFA President and section officers at our chapter visit.
On September 26th, some of our Ag Mechanics students travelled to the Southern Illinois Construction Expo where they were able to meet with industry representatives, and experience some hands-on learning.
On September 28th we competed in the Agricultural Sales contest, where members compete to show their skills in understanding and marketing agriculture products. The team placed 3rd.
On October 3rd we competed in the Land Use contest, where students compete to show their knowledge in soil science and practices. The team placed 7th.
On October 5th, our chapter held its monthly meeting. After the meeting students were able to compete in our Pickleball Tournament. The winners of the tournament were Nolen and Mr. Duncan!
- Nolen, CO FFA Reporter"
Information for the High School Volleyball Tournament at Herrin tomorrow, Saturday, October 7th. If you are able to, go out and support the girls!
On Saturday, September 30th, the Crab Orchard Claybreakers competed in a 200-bird shoot. The High School squad of Hunter, Anthony, Kyle, Blaine, and Khasen finished in First Place! Also, two members earned first place individually in their classes. Blaine captured 1st in Class D, shooting 197 out of 200! Khasen took home 1st in Class C. Way to go, Gentlemen!!
The Little GEC Conference has selected the All-Conference Teams for both Jr High Softball and Baseball. Adri and Fisher were both voted as MVPs! Harper was voted as Softball Captain, with Khloe and Jaycee earning Honorable Mention. For Baseball, Mason and Bentley both earned All-Conference honors. Way to go, ladies and gentlemen!!