In lieu of a music department this school year, Jennifer Sabatka has graciously volunteered to hold a music clinic for students grades Kindergarten through 12th grade. The students have been preparing to showcase their voices in the annual Senior Citizen Dinner which will be held on Wednesday, December 11th at 1:00 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. The K-12 students will also put on a winter concert on Monday, December 16th at 7 . . .
The 2019 6-man football playoff bracket has been released. The Cheylin Cougars will have a first round bye. They will play Golden Plains at home on November 8th. Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m. Click this link to view the playoff bracket. The winner of the game on November 8th will play in the State Championship game held in Dodge City on November 16th at 4 p.m.
The 2019 regional volleyball brackets have been released by the Kansas State High School Activities Association. Cheylin will be competing in the Rexford-Golden Plains Regional Tournament on Tuesday, October 22nd. The Lady Cougars will play the first match at 3:00 against Oberlin-Decatur Community. Click this link to view the tournament bracket. The top two teams from the Regional tournament will advance . . .
Body Venture is sponsored by the Kansas Department of Education and Child Nutrition and Wellness. Bridget Pochop organized to have the event come to Cheylin Schools and all the necessary volunteers to set up, run, and take down the exhibits. Body Venture takes students Pre-K through 5th Grade throughout the human body to see how nutrition and exercise affect different body systems.
Cheylin Schools accepted a very generous donation from the Beardsley Equity Co-op and RJ and Susie Sabatka. CoBank's Success Program was a matching contributor that made the total donation come up to the amount of $5,000. The Sabatka's, who have been life long Cheylin fans and supporters, currently have 4 grandchildren that attend Cheylin Schools. At the request of the Sabatka's, the money was put toward the athletic . . .
The high school volleyball team held a soap scrimmage on Thursday, August 29th to get ready for their 2019 season. The Lady Cougars showed off their skills to family and community members in attendance of the scrimmage. They played a match of the varsity squad against the junior varsity squad followed by a scrimmage against Alumni/members of the community. Fun was had by all playing and watching. The Lady Cougars start their season . . .