135 Pickett Lane, Durham, CT 06422 | 860.349.7215
Regular and punctual attendance in school is essential to the educational process. As we begin the fourth quarter, please take a moment to review the school attendance and loss of credit policy which is dictated by Connecticut state law.The following summarizes important information found in the student handbook.
If your student will be absent from school, please call the attendance line @ 860-349-7215 and leave a message. A written note must be submitted within nine days after the absence to be authorized (telephone calls and emails are not authorized). After the ninth absence please refer to the handbook for the appropriate documentation necessary for the absence to be authorized.
If your student is leaving school early or arriving late please call the attendance line and submit a written note preferably before X block. Students going to medical appointments should be submitting a note from the doctor or dentist the next day.
If your family is going on vacation or a family trip a Student Leave of Absence Form (available in Guidance office) must be completed and submitted at least five days prior to the expected absence (form must be signed by the student’s teachers and parent/guardian).
If a student plans on visiting a college during a school day they must complete a College Visit form (available in guidance) and return the completed form three days prior to the visit (form must be signed by the student’s teachers and parent).
Please call the Guidance Office at 860-349-7221 for any questions concerning absence policies or call the front office at 860-349-7215 for questions concerning individual absences.
Complete Attendance and Loss of Credit information can be found on pages 22-24 in the student handbook
Early Dismissal Day / Professional Day
April 14, Friday
Good Friday - District Closed
Project Graduation - Wizards Basketball Game @ CRHS 6:30 pm
April 27, Thursday
District Choral Night Grades 5-12 @ CRHS 7:00 pm
May 23, Tuesday
CRHS Jazz Concert 7 pm - 8:30 pm
May 31, Wednesday
CRHS Senior Scholarship Night 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Coginchaug Regional High School graduate will:
1. Access and process information effectively.
3. Communicate clearly and effectively.
4. Work collaboratively.
5. Practice the District Core Ethical Values.
Please click on link to access Student Learning Expectation Rubics
On behalf of the Coginchaug Regional High School faculty, I would like to welcome you back for the 2016-2017 school year.
Throughout the summer, our faculty has been working hard to ensure that we are ready to provide the best education possible for your child. During the past two months our teachers have rewritten assessments, aligned their curriculums to meet the newly adopted state standards and planned engaging assignments for their course offerings. Within the 2016-2017 school year, we will continue to strive to improve your child’s high school experiences. As we focus on making a positive impact on education, we will continue to address policies to ensure a safe environment for learning.
To assist us in updating our records for the 2016-2017 school year, please read through and complete the enclosed materials. Within this packet you will find:
Throughout the remainder of the summer, Coginchaug Regional High School’s administration and secretarial staff will be in the school further preparing for the school year. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us through email or by calling (860) 349-7215. Enjoy the rest of your summer and I hope to see you at our Open House on Thursday, September 29th at 6:00 p.m.
Important upcoming dates and events at the high school: