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GCHS 2020-2021 Schedule Change Request
Published by Joel Mayo on August 4, 2020
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Attention Parents/Guardians and Students,

If you would like to change your schedule for the 2020-2021 school year, please do so by clicking the form below.

GCHS 2020 Schedule Change Request Google Form

We will accept and process schedule change requests through August 15, 2020 online. Some requests may require parent contact, please complete this section accurately. Once Fall semester begins, you MUST attend the classes on your schedule until your counselor contacts you with a new schedule. We will only process one change per student.

Please do not request for your classes to be rearranged or specific teachers. These requests will not be honored.

        
Attention Parents/Guardians
Published by Joel Mayo on August 4, 2020
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If your student needs a device/internet access for remote learning, please click the link below for more information and to complete the survey. Please do so by 12pm noon on Thursday, August 6th.

CCS TECHNOLOGY NEEDS SURVEY – RESPONSES REQUESTED BY NOON ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 6, 2020

        
Cumberland County Schools Re-Entry Options
Published by Joel Mayo on July 14, 2020
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Re-Entry Options Available If Gov. Cooper Selects Plan B In alignment with guidance from state officials, the school system has created three reopening plans (A, B & C), pending the decision of Gov. Roy Cooper. If the governor selects Plan B (Blended-Remote and Face-to-Face Learning), the district will provide three options to CCS families. ACTION REQUIRED: To allow the district to prepare for Plan B, parents are asked to choose one of the following three learning experiences, within Plan B, that best suits their child. The option selection remains in place for at least one semester. Note: All students will have access to social emotional support. Option I Blended In-Person Learning Experience Students will be provided with a rotating schedule for both in-person and remote learning to maximize learning outcomes. This option will include a combination of face-to-face and remote instruction. Option II Remote Learning Experience Full-Time Families selecting this option will not be provided with a face-to-face schedule. All instruction will occur online with assigned teachers from the child’s school. Once school returns to a normal schedule with face-to-face instruction for all students, this option will be dissolved. Option III Enrollment in Cumberland Academy (K-12 Virtual School) Cumberland Academy (K-12 Virtual School), a new Choice Program in CCS, will serve as a separate school within the Cumberland County Schools. It is designed to provide K-12 students and families with an alternative learning option through the use of online, interactive course content. Cumberland Academy will be a fully functioning school with a flexible learning environment. This is a permanent option. Re-Entry Enrollment Period: July 13-19, 2020 Visit www.reentry.ccs.k12.nc.us to learn more about learning options!

 

Re-Entry Options Available If Gov. Cooper Selects Plan B

In alignment with guidance from state officials, the school system has created three reopening plans (A, B & C), pending the decision of Gov. Roy Cooper. If the governor selects Plan B (Blended-Remote and Face-to-Face Learning), the district will provide three options to CCS families.

ACTION REQUIRED: To allow the district to prepare for Plan B, parents are asked to choose one of the following three learning experiences, within Plan B, that best suits their child. The option selection remains in place for at least one semester.

Note: All students will have access to social-emotional support.

 Option I- Blended In-Person Learning Experience

Students will be provided with a rotating schedule for both in-person and remote learning to maximize learning outcomes. This option will include a combination of face-to-face and remote instruction.

Option II- Remote Learning Experience Full-Time

Families selecting this option will not be provided with a face-to-face schedule. All instruction will occur online with assigned teachers from the child’s school. Once school returns to a normal schedule with face-to-face instruction for all students, this option will be dissolved.

 Option III- Enrollment in Cumberland Academy (K-12 Virtual School)

Cumberland Academy (K-12 Virtual School), a new Choice Program in CCS, will serve as a separate school within the Cumberland County Schools. It is designed to provide K-12 students and families with an alternative learning option through the use of online, interactive course content. Cumberland Academy will be a fully functioning school with a flexible learning environment. This is a permanent option.

Re-Entry Enrollment Period: July 13-19, 2020

Visit www.reentry.ccs.k12.nc.us to learn more about learning options!

 

        
Class of 2020 Graduation Update
Published by Joel Mayo on June 3, 2020
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Class of 2020, please view this video so you will know what to expect for your Graduation time and date.

        
Rising Juniors ACT Prep Initiative 2021
Published by Joel Mayo on June 1, 2020
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CCS families of rising juniors (Class of 2022) are invited to participate in the ACT Prep Initiative2021. Get a head start on being prepared for the ACT college and career assessment. Learn about the ACT test and why these scores matter for students’ futures. Get access to free resources families can use now for college admissions, scholarship, military, and employment opportunities after high school.

Attend one of these virtual sessions:

June 11-6pm, June 24-10am,
July 11-10am or July 30-6pm

For a copy of the flyer, see attached: CCS Flyer for Juniors ACT Prep

To register, go to http://aplushigherscores.com/cumberlandact

        
Attention Parents and Students- Item Drop-off/Pick-up Instructions
Published by Joel Mayo on May 27, 2020
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Students will be assigned the following dates and times to come to the school to retrieve their personal belongings and return any school property (e.g. uniforms, books, calculators, etc.) with the goal of limiting the number of people in the building at any one time. Devices loaned to 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students as part of Cumberland@Home will not be collected.  Senior devices should be collected.

Drop off only items (not having to enter the building) follow the road to the back of the school towards the baseball field.

Having to retrieve items from the school, park in the student parking lot.  Only the student may enter using Social Distancing and a facial covering (mask).

Monday, June 1 – Seniors A-M 8:00-12:00PM, Seniors N-Z 12:00-4:00PM

Tuesday, June 2 – Juniors A-M 8:00-12:00PM, Juniors N-Z 12:00-4:00PM

Wednesday, June 3 – Sophomores A-M 8:00-12:00PM, Sophomores N-Z 12:00-4:00PM

Thursday, June 4 – All remaining students A-M 8:00-12:00PM, All remaining students N-Z 12:00-4:00PM

*Update* The school will be closed on Friday.

  • Boxes/Bins for students and parents to drop off library books, textbooks, uniforms, etc. will be located at the back entrance to the media center.  Parents and students will follow the first road towards the baseball field for drop offs only. Uniforms must be in a plastic storage bag (Ziploc), labeled with their name and sport, and sealed.

  • Tables will be set up in the atrium for students who come in to retrieve personal items and need to drop items off.

  • Only the student will be allowed to enter the school, to limit the number of people in the building.  Please ensure you bring a bag to carry items.  Please ensure you practice social distancing of 6 feet between people and please wear a face mask/covering.

        
Congratulations Class of 2020 Academy of Scholars
Published by Joel Mayo on May 14, 2020
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Picture Collage with title "Congratulations & Best of luck!" featuring 11 pictures of graduating GCHS Academy of Scholars Seniors wearing or showing off the college or university they will be attending. At the bottom are names of all the Academy of Scholars Seniors.

        
May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month
Published by Joel Mayo on May 2, 2020
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Slide image titled May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month in blue font on a washed-out white strip with the CCS logo and an image of students ready to race on a track wearing blue shirts

        
Bears Care Crisis Support Form
Published by Joel Mayo on March 23, 2020
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Please access the form https://forms.gle/fVBdQbudDUhJYT5e9 if you are having any trouble.

Bears Care Crisis Support Connection with text You Are Not Alone! Reach out and connect with us below: Google Form link and QR code

        
Curbside Pick-Up Meals Locations
Published by Joel Mayo on March 16, 2020
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Children ages 18 and younger will be eligible for meals. They do not have to be a CCS student. For example, a two-year-old child can receive a meal. Students do not have to be present when parents/guardians pick up the meals.

Lunch will be provided for the current day and a breakfast for the following day (each student receives two meals).

Families may go to any location, regardless of where their child attends school.

The following schools will be providing curbside pick-up meals between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., beginning Tuesday, March 17, meals will be served Monday-Friday:

  • Alderman Road Elementary: 2860 Alderman Road, Fayetteville, NC 28306 (Gray’s Creek area)
  • College Lakes Elementary: 4963 Rosehill Road, Fayetteville, NC 28311
  • W.T. Brown Elementary: 2522 Andrews Church Road, Spring Lake, NC 28390
  • Westarea Elementary: 941 Country Club Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28301
  • E.E. Smith High: 1800 Seabrook Road, Fayetteville, NC 28301
  • Cape Fear High: 4762 Clinton Road, Fayetteville, NC 28312
  • Walker-Spivey Elementary: 500 Fisher Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301
  • Cumberland Road Elementary: 2700 Cumberland Road, Fayetteville, NC 28306
  • Morganton Road Elementary: 102 Bonanza Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28303
  • Lake Rim Elementary:1455 Hoke Loop Road, Fayetteville, NC 28314
  • Lewis Chapel Middle: 2150 Skibo Road, Fayetteville, NC 28314
  • Douglas Byrd Middle: 1616 Ireland Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28304
  • Montclair Elementary: 555 Glensford Drive; Fayetteville, NC 28314
  • Sherwood Park Elementary: 2115 Hope Mills Road, Fayetteville, NC 28304
  • C. Wayne Collier Elementary: 3522 Sturbridge Drive, Hope Mills, NC 28348
  • Elizabeth Cashwell Elementary: 2970 Legion Road, Fayetteville, NC 28306