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Mandatory Senior Meeting: Tuesday August 28th, 6:00 p.m. in the CAHS Auditorium

An important message from CAHS Administration

Mandatory Senior Meeting: Tuesday August 28th, 6:00 p.m. in the CAHS Auditorium
Dr. Milligan and Ms. Brademeyer will cover important topics regarding: graduation, college search, financial aid and scholarships and other important information regarding the journey of the Senior year. Dr. Velo will also meet with any family at the end whose student will take an AP or IB test in the spring.

Out of Cohort/VCAP Meeting: Tuesday, August 28th 5:30 CAHS Room 128
Studnets that are missing credits required for grade level promotion and/or Cohort 2019 students that are unable to fit a graduation requirement on their schedule are strongly encouraged to attend this informational meeting.

Internship Opportunities Fair: Tuesday August 28th 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. in the CAHS Cafeteria
Mrs. Smith has organized a small internship fair of local agencies for students who are still seeking to secure an internship for the 2018-2019 school year.
I am attending the Florida IB Conference regarding mental health and academic rigor. As you continue to be productive, please remember the break in summer break. Remember the "Balance" of our IB student profile.

We understand the importance of balancing different aspects of our lives—intellectual, physical, and emotional—to achieve well-being for ourselves and others. We recognize our interdependence with other people and with the world in which we live.

3 Day CCS Conference

Thanks to all students who participated in the conference (the largest district conference in Ohio) and conducted an open dialogue about how we can be more effective in our efforts. Thanks Cybil, and our CAHS Scholars, who serve as CCS student leaders and Ambassadors. Thanks for gifting the shirt as we continue to reimagine! Looking forward to a great 2018-2019 year with all of our wonderful students!

Class of 2022 Summer Experience Registration

Please sign up below to confirm your attendance to the Freshmen Summer Experience. The sessions will be held at Columbus Alternative High School. Transportation will be provided and more information will be communicated via the CAHS website and email. The dates will be July 10-12, 2018. 8:30a.m. - 12:30p.m. If you are unable to attend, or have any additional questions, please contact Megan Higgins, 9th grade School Counselor or Aaron Moore, 9th grade Administrator @ 365-6006.

The experience is for ALL students. The focus will be the following: community building, familiarity with the staff and building, summer reading feedback and meeting some new friends along the way!


Class of 2022 Humanities Summer Reading Assignment


Congrats Class of 2018!

9th Grade Humanities Google Classroom Code

Our 9th grade humanities team has established a google classroom. The google classroom code is

Final Exam Schedule

Final Exam Schedule: Buses will run on early dismissal schedule.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

MOD 1/2 EXAM: 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

MOD 3/4 EXAM: MOD 3 9:05 a.m.- 9:48 MOD 4 9:52 - 10:35 a.m.

Lunch: 10:40 a.m.-11:40 a.m.

MOD 5/6 EXAM: 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

1:15 p.m. Dismissal

Wednesday,May 30, 2018

MOD 9/10 EXAM: 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

MOD 11/12 EXAM: MOD 11 9:05 a.m.- 9:48 MOD 12 9:52 - 10:35 a.m.

Lunch: 10:40 a.m.-11:40 a.m.

MOD 13/14 EXAM: 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m

1:15 p.m. Dismissal

Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Make Up Exams

Ohio Attorney General Teen Ambassador Board

The Attorney General’s Teen Ambassador Board gives Ohio’s teens an unparalleled opportunity to engage in government and law. Students will address some of the greatest issues facing our state and develop solutions to improve the lives of Ohioans.

Below is a link to the application


May Testing Schedule IB/AP/Statewide

Here is the updated testing schedule for the next few weeks. This week, I will be in the cafeteria and room 130 during mods 7/8 to help with any IB/AP test related stressors or questions.


Give our best and move on to the next....

May 1st Rising Senior Evening Presentation

Below is a link to the presentation from May 1st. The presentation covers information for the class of 2019 regarding college planning over the next few months. We will reconvene on August 16th at 6:00 PM to review fall timelines.


May 1st Rising Senior Evening Session

Please join our administrative and school counseling staff on May 1st, from 6:00-7:00 PM at CAHS for an important evening for our families and students in the class of 2019. This session will provide valuable information for all students and families. Information will include specific courses students will need to complete to graduate, graduation planners, summer school information, summer planning, district and college testing information, internship information and an overview of the fall college application timelines.

Columbus City Schools Summer School Program

The district will offer traditional classes for 6 weeks, June 18-July 27, 2018 (no school on July 4). Program hours are 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Traditional classes will be taught in a classroom setting. Classes for the High School Summer School include Anatomy/Physiology, Advanced Quantitative Reasoning, English 9,10,11, and Issues in World Lit 12, Integrated Math 1, 2 and 3, Physical Science, Spanish 1 and Physical Education. Not all courses will be offered at all sites. Check the schedule utilizing the link below.




Important Dates: Rising Senior Class of 2019

May 1st @ 6:00 PM Rising Senior Class Meeting

May 15th Deadline for Student Leadership Team Application

August 16 @ 6:00 PM Senior Mandatory Meeting

Google Classroom for Class of 2019 Code: s22gm47

Camp Architecture High School Design Studio

High School Design Studio focuses on teaching students the fundamentals of design and sketching in order to set a foundation in the fields of architecture, interior design, industrial design, landscape architecture, and city and regional planning. The camp starts June 11 and concludes June 22, 2018.

For additional information

For application information

For Scholarship Information

Stop by the school counseling office for more information

Columbus Alternative High School Program of Studies

Our program of studies guides students and families during high school planning. This includes policies, procedures and a list of courses available at CAHS. Specific course offerings may vary from year to year dependent the number of student requests, certificated staff to teach the course and appropriate space to offer the course with fidelity.

Each year students are provided a rigorous array of courses that prepare them for post-secondary education. Freshmen and Sophomore students take courses to prepare for advanced studies. The Advanced Studies curriculum at CAHS includes various Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses as well as the IB Diploma Programme. Please review this document and reach out to the school counseling staff with any related questions.


Silent Epidemic: Mental Health in Schools

Great resource regarding our 50 million school aged youth in the US