After taking into consideration Governor Whitmer's recommendation this morning and noting that Concord's rate of COVID is down this week in our district, the school will remain open. Please remember that Monday through Friday of next week is testing week, and there is a different schedule for the high school that was mailed home to you in March and is posted on the high school webpage. If students do not feel well or display any symptoms, it is critical that students stay home. This district has been extraordinary in its care of each other up to this point, so let's keep that effort going. We will continue to monitor the situation as always and respond immediately to a change to keep our students and families safe
Delivered early, this week's edition of The BUZZ has information about Main St. being closed, state summative testing next week, summer programming, and recognizes two very talented high school writers! https://www.smore.com/759dq #ONEHIVE
This week's edition of The BUZZ highlights our top readers, shares some information about how COVID-19 is impacting our district and has information about softball and baseball registration. Have a SAFE and FUN spring break!!! We will see you Monday, April 5th. https://www.smore.com/1g7s5
This week's BUZZ has information about kindergarten round-up, reminders for seniors, and an SEL update. https://www.smore.com/sa6rt
Enjoy this week's edition of The BUZZ!! It is full of Green Eggs and Ham, Fifth Grade Camp, and other important updates. https://www.smore.com/6sgku
This week's edition of The BUZZ announces the fight song challenge winner, shares information about spring conferences, and has information about spring sports. Click the link for more information. https://www.smore.com/nbw6k
CHS Parents – Parent/Teacher Virtual Conferences are next Wednesday, March 3rd from 4:00-6:00pm. Please sign-up with your student’s teachers for either a zoom, email, or phone conference using their SignUpGenius links. SignUpGenius links can be found on our website>concordschools.net>select- Concord High School under Site tab> select CHS Parent Conferences Sign-up>select your teacher’s link. Call the high school office if you have any questions at 517-524-8384.
Reminder: NHS is hosting a blood drive in the HS Gym from 9am - 3pm tomorrow, Thursday Feb. 25th. Donations are by sign-up only at: http://bit.ly/blooddrive225. Hope you can join us!
Check out this week's edition of The BUZZ! We have high school sports action, fight song voting, and a special birthday! https://www.smore.com/qbz49
Due to inclement weather, Concord Community Schools will be closed on Tuesday, February 15, 2021. It will be considered a snow day. Please use tomorrow to catch up on work, read amazing books, finish projects, and play in the snow. Stay safe!
Please check out The BUZZ to see our new weight room equipment, our fight song challenge, and how the Michigan Army National Guard Jackson-based 246 Battalion provided huge support this week. #ONEHIVE https://www.smore.com/dxm5y
CHS REMINDER: Wednesday, February 10th Group B students will report to school in person. Group A students must attend zoom meetings for count day. Thursday, February 11th is a virtual day for ALL students, no support group. There will be bussing for JACC students, check your emails for bus times. The Wednesday/Thursday switch is due to staff having immunization appointments on Thursday. Please call the HS office for any questions. 517-524-8384
Concord High School and NHS students are hosting a Blood Drive on Thursday, February 25 from 9:00am - 3:00 pm. All Faculty, Staff, Students, and Community Members are invited to sign-up to donate. Link to sign up: http://bit.ly/blooddrive225
There will be a Jackson County Early College Virtual Parent Orientation for current JCEC students on January 4th @ 5 p.m. and January 5 @ 6 p.m. PLEASE RSVP TO: firstname.lastname@example.org (include student name & district in your response)
This week is the last week of the Concord Christmas Basket Drive. We will be collecting items through the end of the day Friday. We are accepting non-perishable items, toiletries, unused/new gift items. All donations go to members of our Concord Community, and all donations would be greatly appreciated during this difficult time! There will be a donation box in the vestibule of the High School Building, the door will be unlocked from 8:00-4:00. Label your items with the name of your first-hour teacher! Please consider donating!
Check out this week's edition of The BUZZ. You can find information on our virtual learning services, the power of positive reinforcement, and some help tracking down elusive missing assignments in Google Classroom. We GREATLY APPRECIATE YOU and all you are doing to support your students!! https://www.smore.com/d5qh8 Have a great weekend! #ONEHIVE
High School Updates: EMAIL: Be sure to have your students check their school email several times a day as this is the BEST & FASTEST way for staff to communicate with them important information. NHS SENIORS & JUNIORS: Due to the Governor's orders on Sunday, the NHS Induction Ceremony will be postponed. Make sure to check google classroom and your email for further information. Thank you, Mrs. Reed
Good Afternoon, As per the announcement made earlier, we are moving K-12 to virtual learning beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, November 17, 2020. We are making this move out of precaution and issues with staffing. The K-8 building will return on 11/30 and the 9-12 building will begin face to face instruction on 12/10/20. The letter linked in this email has a ton of information about academics, tech support, wifi, food services, etc. https://docs.google.com/document/d/e/2PACX-1vS3MwLt-nb41DqJwGJjC2wzXFdbQURgOrY2NP91j_Nnzh9_20ang8Ek7b4R1qbiJFkKFnmHWUG-LTsZ/pub Please let us know if you have any questions! Becky Hutchinson Concord Community Schools, Superintendent
Happy Friday the 13th!! Please check out this week's edition of The BUZZ - there is a report from the cross country state meet, a 3-minute video on The Unsubmit Button, and a link to our parent survey. https://www.smore.com/m4h7y We are working with stakeholders across the county to develop our plans for the second semester, and we need your input. Please click the parent survey link below to share your feedback. https://forms.gle/xb7SAziSbwMBGMxq8 #ONEHIVE
Jackson Area Career Center Students: The JACC will be closed starting tomorrow Thursday, November 12th – Wednesday, November 18th. Classes will resume on Thursday, November 19th. With that being said, if you are a HYBRID student you will still report here at Concord for your morning classes and the bus will take you home at 11:20. Please call the office if you have any questions. 517-524-8384
Get up to date information on what is happening in The Hive by checking out The BUZZ. You can find information on our cross country teams heading to states, a short video on how to follow your student's progress, and see this week's YellowJackets of the week. GO JACKETS!!! #ONEHIVE https://www.smore.com/u6b5e
NHS is sponsoring an Animal Shelter Drive to collect items needed for the Jackson County Animal Shelter. They will be collecting items starting November 9th - November 20th. Boxes will be located at each main office for items to be dropped off from 7:40 am- 2:45 pm. Please consider giving for this great cause. Examples of items needed: blankets, dog bones, dog beds, cat litter, & pans, cat beds, peanut butter, leashes, collars, towels and monetary donations.
To be in the know, check out this week's issue of The BUZZ. You will be able to find the details on next week's scheduled parent-teacher conferences and our completed WiFi parking lots. #ONEHIVE https://www.smore.com/v1a38
Attention Senior Parents & Students : Reminder that tonight, Thursday, Oct 29 from 7-8 pm, Sydney Brown will be hosting a FAFSA Informational Session via Zoom! The zoom meeting link was sent to you by both Mrs. Otto and Sydney Brown to your emails earlier this week.
REMINDER to all HS students to continue to check your school email everyday for important information from your teachers, counselor and HS office. This is the fastest way to get you information that you need to know.
Find out all the news in this week's edition of The BUZZ- including the Homecoming activities that are scheduled for Monday. https://www.smore.com/5xkt3
LifeTouch pictures are in! Picture retakes are scheduled for Thursday, November 5th. For Group A & Group C, please call the HS office to make an appointment between 9:00am - 11:30am. 517-524-8384
Check out this week's edition of The BUZZ! You can find information about parent teacher conferences, our new Partnership Project and the YellowJackets of the week. #ONEHIVE https://www.smore.com/m3294
Due to a bussing conflict, Career Center students will be excused from the career center tomorrow, October 13th. If you drive or have other transportation, you may still attend. The Career Center has been notified.
REMINDER FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY: Tuesday, October 13th is a Virtual Day for all HS students. Students who receive support services, normally on Wednesdays, should report tomorrow, Tuesday. Wednesday, October 14th, Juniors only will report for PSAT testing. Please report at normal start time 7:50. Testing should be completed between 11:30 am - noon.
Check out this week's newsletter, The BUZZ. It is swarming with great information and videos!! #ONEHIVE https://www.smore.com/vmcst
Free WiFi will be available to our families in the community today. The access point locations and times are listed below. Burger King Parma, 12301 W MIchigan Ave 11am-12pm Tractor Supply, Albion 12:20pm-1:20pm Pulaski Free Methodist Church 1:50pm-2:50pm
Good Afternoon! It is hard to believe it is the first Friday of October. Have no fear though our HIVE is still full of activity. Please check out The BUZZ for the latest information about the live-streamed varsity football game, the Elemenary YellowJacket of the Week, and how we are helping families get wifi access. Have a great weekend! https://www.smore.com/bvye4 Becky Hutchinson, Superintendent Concord Community Schools
Happy Friday!! The BUZZ has arrived! Please take some time to view our district newsletter. https://www.smore.com/6tv1y There is an announcement about an upcoming Google Classroom Parent Training session, our first home varsity football game, and the high school picture day that has been rescheduled. Becky Hutchinson, Superintendent Concord Community Schools
SENIORS: Reminder tomorrow Wednesday, September 23rd you are scheduled to be at the high school between 7:40-7:50 a.m. for SAT Testing. Please enter through the Gym Lobby doors for your admission ticket which will tell you what classroom to go to. Get a good night sleep and have a nutritious breakfast!
Hello, Picture day that was schedule for yesterday Monday, September 21st has been rescheduled for next Monday, September 28th for the A group. For Virtual students (Group C), there is still time to call and schedule an appointment for either Friday, September 25th or Monday, September 28th. Group B Thursday/Friday, your picture day is still scheduled for Friday, September 25.
Good Afternoon, Concord Schools will be open tomorrow. I appreciate your patience today as we were alerted very early this morning to a new COVID-19 exposure. I felt it was really important to be safe and work with the health department to develop a plan. The attached letter has more details. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vppRQwybWGySN1gPnoNmgiwOk0a8G9zj/view?usp=sharing I look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow! Becky Hutchinson Concord Community Schools Superintendent
Concord Community School is closed today, Monday Septmeber 21, due to a positive COVID-19 case among one of our staff members. We will be working with the health department today to determine what the next action steps are. We will be sharing more information and details with our families as soon as we can. Thank you!
Catch THE BUZZ. Please view this week's newsletter. https://www.smore.com/40mjn You can find information about activities, important updates, and most importantly the great things our amazing YellowJackets are doing this week. Have a wonderful weekend!!
Good Afternoon, Catch The Buzz at Concord Community Schools! You can find information about the return of all high school fall sports, upcoming events, and Elementary YellowJacket of the week in our newsletter. https://www.smore.com/ka2n9 Please remeber all of our students K-12 can eat free breakfast and lunch every day while funding lasts, so I hope you will take adavantage of this amazing opportunity. I hope you have a fabulous weekend!! #ONEHIVE Becky Hutchinson Concord Community Schools Superintendent
URGENT: The Jackson Area Career Center is canceled today due to NO POWER. There will be NO bus picked up for Group B students who are at home. Career Center students here at school will be dismissed at their normal time for lunch and then will need to leave the building. If your student rides the bus in the afternoon home, there will be a bus provided at 11:25 to take them home. If your students gets picked up, please have someone here by 11:30. Students who drive can leave after dismissal.
Greetings!! To catch the BUZZ in the HIVE this week, check our district newsletter. https://www.smore.com/bc4y7 You can find information about district events as well as a big announcement about our kids receiving FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH starting on Tuesday! Have a great Labor Day Weekend!!!
Reminder: If you would like to order student meals for your virtual student or Wednesday's at home learning day, orders are due tomorrow at 8:00AM. Ordering link & additional information listed on the Food Service webpage. Link: https://www.concordschools.net/o/concord-elementary-school/page/homepage
FYI: Thursday and Friday are now half days so JACC is not mandatory but if you would like to go it is open. You would have to have your own transportation. JACC will be back on schedule next week Monday - Friday. ** You should have received a bus schedule for pick-up on your online days. If not call the transportation department @ 517-867-6006 ** If you live in town, out of the district you need to be at the school by 11:15 for bus departure to the JACC. EVERY WEDNESDAY, THE JACC BUS WILL BE LEAVING THE SCHOOL AT 11:00 A.M.
Good Morning! I hope all of you got the message from the superintendents office last night regarding the change in schedule: Due to excessive heat and the introduction of wearing masks, Concord, along with several other schools in the county will be having half days on Thursday, August 27th, and Friday, August 28th. Dismissal will be at 11:10. With Thursday and Friday changing to half days there will be no busing for JACC students. They will be open if you would like to attend. You would have to be responsible for your own transportation. Bus pick-up for JACC will start on Monday, August 31st.
I wanted to clear some confusion from our registration days as I gave out some wrong information to a few students. Once your choice of Face to Face or Online has been selected, that is the choice for the school year. Any changes of your choice MUST be done by Monday, August 17th . If you missed the registration dates to turn in registration forms, please call the office to make an apt. to turn forms in before next Wednesday. Chromebook distribution will be next week Wednesday August 19th from 10:00-6:00 or Thursday, August 20th from 8:00-4:00.
Important Reminder for Concord’s graduating class of 2021. July 31st (this Friday) is the deadline for you to keep on track for earning an entry for the $500 scholarship offered by College Board. This is a task that must be completed in order to be in the running for a chance at the $40,000 scholarship. This is a wonderful opportunity to earn a scholarship. Please review the details below. We would love to see our Concord students earning any of these! How to Qualify Sign in to your College Board account and build a college list on BigFuture™ with at least six colleges to earn one entry in the monthly drawing. Get Started Search for colleges on BigFuture™ and save them to your list. Make sure you’re signed in to your College Board account to save your list. Add at least six schools to your list. Tips for Building Your List What is a college list? A college list is a list of colleges and universities that could be a good fit for you. The list can include schools close to home or in other cities and states. How to build a strong list? Consider colleges that match your interests, goals, and what’s important to you. You can use average GPA and test scores, potential majors, and other factors to help you narrow it down. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGCvc2Bdtnw
Please see the letter and summary table sent via email for information regarding Concord's COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan. This same letter and the summary table will be placed on our website, social media, and mailed home to ensure we reach all of our families. This is the first round of communication about Concord's 2020-2021 improved safety protocols and learning options. This plan is very fluid and will adapt as information is released from the governor. We will be creating weekly communications to keep our families as updated as possible as we head toward the first day of school. Please make sure the office has an updated email address, and please check your email often. Thank you for your patience and understanding while our entire school community came together to build our plan. Please let us know if you have any questions.
Tomorrow, Friday, June 5th is the last day to turn in Chromebooks and pick-up locker content. Please come between the hours of 10:00-2:00. All students (9th, 10th, & 11th grade) MUST turn in their chromebook for technology updates.
Attention Parents of Students in grades 9, 10, and 11. This is a reminder that if you do not have access to the internet, you may pick up work for your student on Friday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. Please use the HS entrance off of Monroe St. Someone will greet you at your car. The last day of school is June 5, 2020. Students should be checking in with their teachers for assignments for Quarter 4. If you have any questions, please call the HS at 517-524-8384.
Now serving DINNER with Breakfast & Lunch Tuesday (meals for 3 days) & Friday (meals for 4 days) Drive thru pickup 11-12:30 Free for All children 18 and under. Also additional food distributed by Pulaski Free Methodist on Friday
GREETINGS PARENTS OF SENIORS! Monday, May 4th, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. you will be able to: Pick up your student's Jostens order, which includes cap and gown Class of 2020 banners and yard signs RETURN your student's Chromebook, Chromebook bag and charger (See NOTE at bottom) RETURN any textbooks, library books, or books from a teacher's classroom library that your student may have borrowed RECEIVE any contents from your student's lockers that they may have left Please understand that PARENTS/GRANDPARENTS/GUARDIANS are scheduled for the pick-up/return. We will come to your car curbside at the High School entrance on Monroe St. See you then! Note: If you are a senior who is finishing an MVU class or another online class, you may keep your Chromebook until Friday, May 22nd between 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. ALL CLASSES MUST BE COMPLETED BY MAY 20th. Stay safe!
Attention Parents of Students in grades 9, 10, and 11. This is a reminder that if you do not have access to the internet, you may pick up work for your student on Friday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. Please use the HS entrance off of Monroe St. Someone will greet you at your car.
Seniors, please check your school email for scholarship information & deadlines. Email Mrs. Miller with any questions.
Good morning. This is Mr. Funston, Superintendent of Concord Schools. As many of you have heard, Governor Whitmer made an announcement late last night closing schools beginning Monday and ending April 6th due to the COVID-19 Corona Virus. We DO have school today. We will learn more information this morning and I will send out another communication after lunch today with more details.
Concord's Full Metal Jackets Robotics Team will be competing Friday and Saturday at the Field House at Spring Arbor University. For more info and the schedule visit http://bit.ly/32UiLuJ
Reminder: Parent/Teacher Conferences are tonight from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Also, Jean Logan will be here from Jackson College hosting an Informational Meeting for Parents of 8th, 9th, & 10th Graders in the Media Center from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Learn how your child could earn a certificate, an Associate's degree or up to 60 transferable credits at little-to-no cost to families. HOPE TO SEE YOU TONIGHT!
Parent/Teacher conferences are Thursday, March 5th from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hope to see you there!
Due to some closed back roads and slippery conditions, Concord Schools are closed today.
Concord Schools are closed today.
REMINDER: Tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the HS library there will be a parent meeting to learn what your student is using on Social Media. The meeting will go over Dangers, Responsibilities, & Tips for parents. Be sure to stop by!
REMINDER: Wednesday, February 19th at 6:30 p.m. there will be a parent meeting to learn what your student is using on Social Media. The meeting will go over Dangers, Responsibilities, & Tips for Parents. Be sure to stop by tomorrow night in the HS library at 6:30.
Some of Concord's Finest Female Athletes, Coach Hotchkin, Coach Lehman, and Coach Weeks representing Concord at the MHSAA Women in Leadership Conference Today! Thank you to the John George Foundation for helping to make this happen! #GoJackets
Be sure to come to Snowcoming tonight and support FMJ 5205 robotics team by purchasing a Yeti Cooler raffle ticket and the silent auction with over $1000 worth of items up for the raffle. Thanks for your support.
Concord High School has been named to the College Board’s 10th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. The Honor Roll recognizes 250 school districts in the U.S. and Canada that have increased access to AP coursework while increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams. Learn more at http://bit.ly/2N6cSEj
PARENTS!! Please join together in the CHS Library on THIS Wednesday, January 8th at 6:30 p.m. to learn about the serious situation with vaping. This is for parents/guardians only -- you will learn from an expert what to watch for with regard to devices, what is currently in the "juice" being used, and the law. PLEASE join us!
Please join Ms. Price & Emma Sigman from Most Teens Don't on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in the HS Media Center at 6:30 p.m. to cover "What Parents Need To Know About Vaping"
Due to the cancellation of the Concord v. Britton Deerfield HS girls basketball games on December 9th, we will now play Sand Creek on Monday, January 13th. That will be 5:30 JV/7:00 varsity start time.
Friday Night...Division 3 Volleyball District Finals... Concord v. Hanover-Horton at 7:00 pm in the Concord HS Gymnasium! Doors open at 6:00 pm. Go Jackets!
The Fall Edition of The Sting just hit mailboxes. Click the link to access the digital copy. https://5il.co/b601
Friday, November 1st MHSAA District Football Varsity Football at Lenawee Christian 7:00 pm Saturday, November 2nd HS Cross Country at MHSAA State Finals @MIS D4 Girls: 9:30 am D4 Boys: 10:50 am D4 Awards Ceremony: 12:15 pm
Calling all Veterans! The bands of Concord Middle School and Concord High School will be presenting a performance at the Concord Elementary School gym on November 11th at 8:00 AM to honor our country's veterans. If you have served and are able to attend, we would love to thank and honor you at this event.
Cold & Flu season is here! Just a reminder the Concord School-Linked Health Center is open Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from 8am-5pm. The Center is an option for you to be seen right away. Phone# 517-750-7393
On Saturday the cross country teams traveled to Hudson where they joined 15 other schools for Regional Competition. In the girls race Skylar Thompson led the way from start to finish. Her first place finish earned her All Regional honors and a spot in the State Finals. Also congratulations to Haylee Rinehart who ran her fastest time of the season and to Natalie Sharp who ran her fastest time ever. In the boys race Jonathan Mikovits paced the field of runners with a first place finish. He was followed by Cole Thompson in 8th, Matt Record in 12th, Bryan Smith in 15th. All four of them earned All Regional Honors. Congratulations to Cole and Adair Artis as they both ran their fastest time ever. When the team scores were added up the Boys earned the twenty second Regional Championship in school history. This Saturday the teams will travel to MIS for the state finals. Skylar will run at 9:30am.
Senior Parent Night is tomorrow Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 at 6:00 p.m in the high school media center. This is an informative meeting for parents & seniors on Scholarship and FASFA information you will need to know. Any questions, please contact Mrs. Miller.
Good luck to Khloe Rothenberger at the State Girls Golf Finals today at Bedford Valley GC in Battle Creek!
Reminder that tonight Concord High School is hosting Mario Nanos. Mario is a family man and entrepreneur in the healthcare field. His son, Yanni, died tragically in 2018 of a heroin overdose that began with his use of opioids. Please, come to Concord High School on October 16th at 6:30 p.m. to learn what Mr. Nanos learned about the signals a parent can miss in a young person who showed no signs of trouble. This is important information that will help us all be more aware and, hopefully, to avoid the loss of one of our students.
Reminder tomorrow Thursday, October 17th is Picture Retake day for high school students. Bring in your picture packet if you're getting retakes.
Congrats to our Boys' CC team and Skylar! Homer Jamboree HS girls Scores 1. Bronson 54 2. Jonesville 67 3. Homer 67 4. Quincy 95 5. Concord 104 6. Springport 139 7. Reading 152 8. Union City 206 Homer Jamboree HS Boys Scores 1. Concord 57 2. Bronson 64 3. Homer 79 4. Jonesville 85 5. Quincy 100 6. Springport 148 7. Reading 194 8. Union City 218 Homer Jamboree HS JV Boys Scores 1. Concord 29 2. Bronson 47 3. Jonesville 64 4. Sprinport 103 5. Homer 129 6. Quincy 150 Final 2019 Varsity Girls Standings 1. Bronson 209 2. Jonesville 220 3. Homer 297 4. Quincy 381 5. Concord 455 6. Reading 589 7. Springport 629 8. Union City 833 Congratulations to the Boys who had a fantastic finish to the Big 8 Season as they won the 30th Boys Cross Country Conference Championship in School History! Final 2019 Varsity Boys Standings 1. Concord 245 2. Jonesville 266 3. Bronson 269 4. Homer 346 5. Quincy 414 6. Springport 594 7. Reading 775 8. Union City 886
Get your golf cart raffle tickets today because time is running out. This is the last week. Contact Lance Veydt at (517) 937-3644 or Kristi Vilminot at (517) 740-7352. We will be pulling the winning ticket on Friday at the football game.
Just an FYI: Friday (10/18) will be Senior-Parent's Night for Boys/Girls Cross Country, Girls Golf, Sideline Cheer, and Varsity Football. Parents/athletes for XC, golf, and cheer should lineup in the north end zone at 6:30 pm. Varsity Football parents will be recognized during the game.
Reminder of Schedule Change: The Concord varsity football team will play at Union City tomorrow (10/12) at 4:00 pm. Go Jackets!
The Concord JV volleyball lost a tough match to Quincy in three tonight. Team highlights: Jayden: 3 kills, 2 aces Kayla: 3 aces, 3 digs, 1 kill Paityn: 3 kills, 1 ace Sam: 98% serving Kenzie: passed at 93% Maddi B: 3 digs Madi C: 3 kills, 3 aces Layla: passed at 90%
Golf cart raffle is in less than 2 weeks. We have about 200 tickets left to sell. Get your ticket now before they are gone. Please contact Kristi Vilminot cell 517-740-7352 or Lance Veydt at (517) 937-3644 for your ticket. Tickets will likely be sold out prior to the day of the drawing.
Due to suspensions, injuries, and eligibility issues, the JV football game at Homer on Thursday, October 17th is cancelled. The JV will not play any more games this season.
Picture Retake Day is Thursday, October 17, 2019 for HS students. Please bring in your picture packet the day of to give to photographer. Students that were absent will be getting their picture taken for ID. You can still order pictures at mylifetouch.com with your Picture Day ID LM459011Y1
The start time for the Concord Varsity Football game on Friday (October 4th) at Quincy has been moved up to 6:00 pm. Please help spread the word.
The varsity football game will be played at 4:00 pm tomorrow (gates open at 3:00). The Punt, Pass & Kick participants will be recognized at halftime. We will also recognize all military in attendance just after halftime.
Tonight’s football game is postponed until tomorrow at 4:00 PM (tentative). More information to follow.
The Varsity Volleyball team lost to Bronson 14-25, 11-25, 16-25. We did a lot of good things defensively tonight! Georgia Weeks led the hitters with 6 kills and Karlee Gamet and Hadley Kettwich each had 3 kills. Julia Riske has 16 setting assists. Rylee Weeks led the defense with 10 digs, Karlee had 9, and Jacey Hutchins and Georgia each had 8. Julia led the servers, serving 14/14 and Rylee Weeks was 10/10! We are now 1-2 in the conference!
UPDATE: There will be no JV football game next Thursday (10/3) v. Quincy and the following Thursday (10/10) v. Union City. We are targeting to play on OCTOBER 17th at Homer if healthier and grades improve.
There will be no JV football game next Thursday (10/3) v. Quincy and the following Thursday (10/10) v. Union City. We are targeting to play on November 17th at Homer if healthier and grades improve.
DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL DRAW (AT CONCORD HS) Monday, November 4th Springport v. Homer 7:00 pm Wednesday, November 6th Hanover-Horton v. Lumen Christi 5:30 pm Concord v. Winner of Springport/Homer 7:00 pm Friday, November 8th District Finals 7:00
Bring your appetite on Friday night to our Homecoming Football game v. Bronson! The Concord Fire Department will be grilling hamburgers, hot dogs, and brats! Special thank you to Fire Chief Lloyd Mosher and his crew for volunteering to do this! See you tomorrow for a 7:00 kickoff!
Our robotics team, Full Metal Jackets, have raffle tickets available for a golf cart. Tickets are $10 each. For tickets see Brigham Hardware, Jax Barbeque, Cadet, Lance Veydt, Kristi Vilminot, and also will be sold at the Homecoming game. Only 1000 tickets will be sold! Drawing to be held October 18, 2019.
Parade lineup is at 5:30 pm on River St. near the Community Health Center, the parade will begin at 6:00 p.m. and end in the Elementary parking lot. Kick-off is at 7:00 p.m. against Bronson. Come cheer on the Concord Yellow Jackets!
Due to some recent events, injury, and eligibility issues, the JV football game at Bronson on Thursday, September 19th is canceled.
Concord JV played a great match against Reading, winning 2 out of 3 games! Sam: 100% passing Kayla: 4 aces and 2 digs Paityn: 3 kills and an ace Autumn: 2 aces and passed at 96% Jayden: 2 aces and passed at 95% Layla: 2 digs and and passed at 98% McKenzie: 2 digs 1 ace and passed at 94% Madi Coburn: served 6/6 100%
Homecoming Info: Friday, September 20th Parade lineup is at 5:30 p.m on River St. near the community health center. The parade begins at 6:00 p.m. and ends int he Elementary parking lot. All floats must be registered by 9/10/19 to participate. Register with google doc form or flyers are in school offices. https://forms.gle/8NGGT476neLy5b6U7 Kick off is at 7:00 p.m. against Bronson.
Concord Volleyball wins in FIVE! 23-25, 28-26, 25-17, 21-25, 15-12! More information to follow!
Reminder PICTURE DAY is tomorrow for High School students. Bring in your order forms or go to mylifetouch.com to place order. Picture Day ID for Concord is LM459011Y0.
Concord Schools has a board vacancy effective August 31st due to the resignation of Mrs. Candy McCorkle. The position will be up for reelection in November 2020. Interested parties should email a letter of interest to Mr. Dan Funston at email@example.com
The Concord/HH Varsity Football game is now a final! The final score is 31-13. The game will not be resumed as originally announced! Have a great weekend!
The Concord JV Volleyball finished 2nd place last night in the Concord Mini Tourney, losing to a very good Athens team in the finals!! The team finished 3-2 on the day, defeating Onsted, Jackson HS, and Homer. Great job ladies! Stat Leaders: Sam Kessman: 10 aces and 10 kills Kayla Miller: 8 aces and 6 great digs Paityn DeForest: 8 kills and only missed one serve Autumn Cornell: 10 aces Jayden Householder: Passes at 92% with 7 aces and 13 kills Layla Hellard: Passed at 85% with 5 great digs and 1 kill :) Maddie Coburn: 7 aces and 1 kill
SCHEDULE CHANGE: Due to a shortage of officials, the Varsity Football game at Union City on Friday, October 11th has been moved to Saturday, October 12th...7:00 pm start time.
Reminder CHS Students: Registration starts Tuesday, August 13th from 10:00am - 6:00pm and Wednesday August 14th from 8:00am - 4:00pm. Please bring your forms completed in order to pick up your schedule. Due to construction we will be in front of the gym lobby doors.
Are you interested in hosting a Foreign Exchange student this school year or are curious about what’s involved, please contact Dan Strouss at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. There are many students still in need of host families. FLAG represents a wide variety of countries. What country would your family enjoy learning about?
Sports physicals and Teen Expo: Thursday, August 8, at the YMCA of Jackson, 4 – 7 p.m. Students must bring a parent/guardian to sign physical forms and $20 check or cash. Teen Expo is free. Enter prize drawings for Piston tickets, driver’s Ed courses and more! Questions? Call (517) 205-1802.
Attention Student-Athletes: The first practices for fall sports are listed below: August 12th: Varsity Football 12:00 am (Midnight Madness) & 3:00 pm HS Cross Country 7:00 am & 7:00 pm HS Sideline Cheerleading 3:00 pm HS Girls Golf 3:30 pm (Concord Hills GC) August 14th: HS (JV & Varsity) Volleyball 9:00-11:00 am August 26th All middle school sports! Times will be communicated ASAP. All students must have physicals on file to practice. The physicals MUST be dated after April 15th, 2019 to be good for the 2019-20 sports season.
Today is the day!! ANY physical dated before April 15th, 2019 will not be valid for the 2019-20 school year. ALL athletes must have a physical on file to practice and play...NO EXCEPTIONS! Due to the generous donation from the Rothenberger Foundation and proceeds from Concord Classic Weekend, the Concord School-Linked Health Center will be offering FREE sports physicals for any Concord student in grades 6-12th (2019-20 grade) on Tuesday, July 30th. from 8:30 am-4:30 pm. The cost will be $30 for any non-school student. Physical forms can be found at the administration office at Concord Community Schools and will also be available on-site. Parents need to complete their sections of the MHSAA Physical Exam & Clearance & Consent Forms and sign where the signatures of Parent is required. If they do this, they don't have to be present when the students come for their physicals.
Today is the the day!! ANY physical dated before April 15th, 2019 will not be valid for the 2019-20 school year. ALL athletes must have a physical on file to practice and play...NO EXCEPTIONS! Due to the generous donation from the Rothenberger Foundation and proceeds from Concord Classic Weekend, the Concord School-Linked Health Center will be offering FREE sports physicals for any Concord student in grades 6-12th (2019-20 grade) on Tuesday, July 30th. from 8:30 am-4:30 pm. The cost will be $30 for any non-school student. Physical forms can be found at the administration office at Concord Community Schools and will also be available on-site. Parents need to complete their sections of the MHSAA Physical Exam & Clearance & Consent Forms and sign where the signatures of Parent is required. If they do this, they don't have to be present when the students come for their physicals.
We are looking for families interested in hosting a foreign exchange student. If interested contact Dan Strouss at 517-262-7010.
Jake Rothenberger signs with Jackson College to play at Men’s Golf!
Due to the generous donation from the Rothenberger Foundation and proceeds from Concord Classic Weekend, the Concord School-Linked Health Center will be offering FREE sports physicals for any Concord student in grades 6-12th (2019-20 grade) on Tuesday, July 30th. from 8:30 am-4:30 pm. The cost will be $30 for any non-school student. Physical forms can be found at the administration office at Concord Community Schools and will also be available on-site. Parents need to complete their sections of the MHSAA Physical Exam & Clearance & Consent Forms and sign where the signatures of Parent is required. If they do this, they don't have to be present when the students come for their physicals.
We are still looks for teams for the youth cornhole and 3 on 3 basketball tournament this weekend at Concord Classic Weekend! BB https://sites.google.com/jcisd.org/concord-classic-weekend/tourney-sign-up-info/basketball?authuser=0 CORNHOLE https://sites.google.com/jcisd.org/concord-classic-weekend/tourney-sign-up-info/youth-cornhole?authuser=0
Concord will be hosting the Free Summer Lunch Program starting June 10th. Lunch will be served Monday - Friday and will be free to all children 18 & under. Adult meals will cost $2.00. (MS & ELEM Cafeteria) For more information, like the Summer Food Service page shared on our Facebook or contact the Summer Meals Hotline at (517) 990-3603.
Regional Baseball at Camden-Frontier HS: Concord Varsity Baseball v. Battle Creek St. Phils at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, June 5th
Concord Varsity Baseball and Softball both advance to the district finals today. Baseball beat Litchfield 23-0 and softball also defeated Litchfield 11-10.
Seniors: LifeTouch will be here at graduation capturing keepsake photos of the 2019 graduating class. Photos will be online at events.lifetouch.com 10 days after ceremony.
HOST FAMILIES; As our exchange students prepare to head home, new students are preparing to begin their year of adventure! If you have any interest in hosting a student next school year, or are curious about what’s involved, please contact Dan Strouss at email@example.com for more information. FLAG represents a wide variety of countries. What country would your family enjoy learning about?
SCHEDULE CHANGE: The varsity baseball and softball games (DH) on Tuesday, May 28th will be played AT Pittsford HS and not VCL. 4:00 start time.
Congratulation to our Boy's Golf and Boy's Track teams on each winning the Big 8 Conference Championship this spring season!
JV Baseball at Waldron is cancelled for today.
Varsity BB/SB v. Leslie (at Concord) is cancelled for today.
NHS & SADD groups are hosting the last CHS Blood Drive on Thursday, May 16th. Make appointment with Mr. Reiniche or Mrs. Couling.
The HS Varsity BB/SB games at Concord AND JV BB/SB games at Quincy are canceled for today and will be made up on Friday, May 10th...4:15 DH start time.
Interested in becoming part of the JAG 2019-2020 gymnastics team? This includes schools from Jackson, Northwest, Lumen Christi, Grass Lake, Napoleon and Concord. An informational meeting will be held Thursday, May 16th at 7:00 pm at Hunt Elementary School Gymnastics Gym. Please feel free to call Marcy Miller 517-581-1886 for further information.
Baseball Districts at Camden-Frontier Friday, May 31st 12:00 pm Concord v. Litchfield 2:30 pm Camden-Frontier v. Reading 5:00 pm District Finals
Softball Districts at East Jackson Friday, May 31st 12:00 pm Concord v. Litchfield 2:00 pm East Jackson v. Tekonsha 4:00 pm District Finals
All MS and HS sporting events are cancelled for today. Varsity and JV baseball & softball will be made up on Friday (rain date) at the same times...4:15 pm.
Vote for Concord in the Prom of the week poll at MLive Jackson. https://expo.mlive.com/news/g66l-2019/04/e93602e1743438/6-schools-fight-for-second-2019-citizen-patriot-prom-of-the-week-title-.html
Due to weather concerns, the HS Track meet at Pittsford on Saturday is cancelled.
JV & Varsity softball and boys golf are all cancelled for today!
The varsity baseball & softball games on Monday (3/25) and Tuesday (3/26) are cancelled due to field conditions and anticipated cold weather.
Girls Basketball District Finals: Concord at Springport 7:00 pm tomorrow (3/8)! Go Jackets!
Parent/Teacher Conferences are tomorrow Wednesday, March 6th from 4:00pm-8:00pm.
Jackson County Early College informational parent meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 6th in the high school library at 6:30 pm (Parent Conferences). This meeting is for Freshmen and Sophomore parents-A great opportunity to explore an option for your student.
District Girls Basketball: Concord will play Vandercook Lake on Wednesday 3/6 at 5:30 pm at Springport HS.
Note to Concord Schools and Community: We would like to thank the Concord Community for all the love and good thoughts I received while I was in the hospital. We appreciate the raffle held at CHS, donations, gift cards, and the plants & flowers. Todd & I were a bit overwhelmed and surprised but appreciated the generosity & kindness so much!! After 68 days in the hospital and rehab--I'm finally on the mend! Hope to see you around town. Concord is a great community and I'm proud to be a Concord Yellow Jacket!! Thank you from the bottom of our heart's-- Wendi & Todd Couling
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Good luck to our amazing competitive cheer team tonight at Regionals at Mason HS. Regionals will begin at 6:00 pm!
Senior-Parents Night for our two varsity boys players (Mitch & Noah). We will honor them between games tonight. Go Jackets!
Check out our Winter 2019 Newsletter at https://www.concordschools.net/o/district/page/district-newsletters--12
On Friday, February 22nd, Concord will honor Jacob Hall (XC) and the State Championship track 1600m relay team of Bryan Smith, Zeavion Jones, Vincent Giuliano, and TJ Kessman into the Concord Athletic Wall of Fame. This will happen at halftime of the varsity boys basketball game.
Jackson County Early College informational parent meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 6th in the high school library at 6:30 pm (Parent Conferences). This meeting is for Freshmen and Sophomore parents-A great opportunity to explore an option for your student.
The Jackson Area Career Center cordially invites you to Career night Open House Thursday, February 21st from 4:00pm - 7:00pm at the Career Center, 6800 Browns Lake Road. Learn more about: How we are preparing tomorrow's workforce today and work-base learning & community partnerships.
The Varsity/JV girls game tonight at Bronson is postponed until Monday, 2/18. Same times!
Concord Schools are closed today.
Based on the weather forecast, the wrestling team districts at Addison and the Varsity/JV girls basketball game at Reading will play as scheduled today (2/6).
Concord Schools are closed today due to the icy road conditions.
Congrats to the wrestling team at the Big 8 tournament today. Garett Winter took 1st, Seth Marshall and James Rose took 4th in the Conference. Jake Carr has a 12 second pin. Finished 6th out of 8 teams
The Homer/Concord JV basketball games are cancelled for tonight. Stay warm!
For the students who received a letter to attend the mandatory After School Study Hall, it has been canceled for this week and will start next Tuesday & Thursday from 3-4.
The makeup date for tonight's JV/Varsity girls basketball cancellation with Reading will be Wednesday, February 6th at Reading HS. The JV will start at 5:30.
All sporting events scheduled for today and tomorrow have been cancelled. There will be no practices on Wednesday. Coaches will contact players with practice times as needed. Stay tuned for more information.
Haven’t completed your FAFSA yet? The College and Career Access Center is here to help! Come down to their Center, located in the Jackson Crossing Mall, for their Presidents Day FAFSA event, Monday, February 18th, between 10-8 pm and GET YOUR FAFSA DONE! Use your day off wisely- Food, prizes, and your FAFSA will be done and it’s all FREE!!
BLOOD DRIVE Concord High School Thursday, January 31, 2019 8:00 am - 1:45 pm
Concord Varsity Boys Basketball defeated the Reading Rangers in their own gym last night 49-38. Great effort by all of the boys. Leading scorers were Marley Sprague, Zeavion Jones, and Bobby Ward. The boys travel to Union City on Friday at 7.
Over $300 raised tonight for #rogerstrong THANK YOU to those that donated and Concord’s Tim Freeman for donating his winnings back!
Concord Boys BB will host MC tonight...5:30 JV start. Studio 306 gymnastics will perform at the varsity halftime and tonight’s 50/50 proceeds will go to Roger Hayward, the MC athlete injured a few weeks back. #rogerstrong
American 1 Credit Union will be at the game tonight for the halftime 1/2 court shot! Two names will be randomly selected to shoot with a chance to win $500 for themselves and $1000 for the school. See you there!
Varsity Night for Concord Girls & Boys BB tonight! The girls game begins at 5:30. We will be honoring Daniel Mikovits into the Wall of Fame between games.
The Concord-Pulaski Community Christmas Fund Committee will be packing Christmas boxes on Dec. 13th & 14th. If you are in need of food or gifts, or know someone who could benefit from receiving a box and is a Concord student, please contact Committee Chair Person, Lois Butters at 517-524-6492. Deadline for request is Dec. 6th.
If you missed James from Jostens this morning to turn in your deposit for announcement & Cap & Gown order, you have three options. 1. Order online at Jostens.com (Payment in full). 2. Order over the phone at 1-800-JOSTENS (567-8367) with down payment. 3. Turn in order form and down payment before December 3rd to Mr. Couling.
Jostens will be here tomorrow to collect Announcements & Cap/Gown orders. Only a $75 down payment is needed at this time. You may submit orders online at anytime. Please contact Jostens at 1-800-567-8367 for any questions.
The monthly Music Booster meeting is today, Monday, November 12 at 6:00 PM in the High School Band room. All are welcome!
A friendly reminder that Parent/Teacher conferences are tonight and tomorrow from 4:00-8:00 pm.
Want to have a spooky good time? Come see Fright Night Friday and Saturday night at 7:00 pm in the Middle School Gym. The cost is $5. It’s three short one act tales of terror! We hope you’re brave enough to join us!
Retake Picture Day is Thursday, October 18th. New order forms are in the HS office. Remember to return packet.
Reminder Wednesday, October 10th is normal school day. There will be PSAT testing in the morning for 9-11th grade and Seniors' are REQUIRED to be here to fulfill their graduation requirement of CPR awareness. Afternoon classes will run as normal.
Reminder Wednesday, October 9th is normal school day. There will be PSAT testing in the morning for 9-11th grade and Seniors' are REQUIRED to be here to fulfill their graduation requirement of CPR awareness. Afternoon classes will run as normal.
The Concord Full Metal Jackets Robotics Team is raffling off an awesome golf cart. Tickets are only $10 each and only 1000 tickets will be sold. Get your ticket now before they are gone. Tickets are available at Brigham Hardware, Spring Arbor Lumber, and Ole Mill Hair salon or from Kristi Vilminot 517-740-7352 or Lance Veydt 517-937-3644.
NHS & SADD are hosting their 1st Blood Drive on Tuesday, October 2nd from 8:00am- 1:45pm in the HS Gym. Call the Red Cross at 1-800-733-2767 for apt.
Due to a shortage of officials, the varsity football game next Friday at Springport has been moved to Saturday (9/22) at 7:00 pm.
Homecoming is Friday, September 28th. The parade begins at 5:30 with line-up starting at 5:00. Use the link below to fill out the Float Form if you are having a float in the parade. Forms are also in the HS office. https://goo.gl/forms/wCcX55El0ACTMR8y1
REMINDER: High School pictures are Thursday, September 6th. There are flyers in the office or you may order on line at mylifetouch.com (Picture Day ID: LM458014Y0)
The Lady Jackets finished 4th at the Madison Invitational Saturday. Madison Reiniche placed 5th individually.
Photos from Sunday's Graduation Ceremony will be available after June 10th at events.lifetouch.com.
Senior Baccalaureate is tonight at 7:00 in the high school library.
There will be an informational meeting for all parents and players that plan on playing football and/or men's basketball for the High School next year. The meeting will be held in the High School Cafe Sunday June 3rd at 7pm.
Concord Junior/Senior Prom is Saturday, May 5th at Arbor Hills Golf Course from 8pm-midnight. Tickets are on sale now until Monday, April 30th. Ticket price is $40 for couple and $25 for single.
REMINDER: Parent/Teacher Conferences tomorrow Wednesday, March 7th from 4:00 - 8:00
You can watch the Full Metal Jackets Robotics team compete in the Gibraltar Event live today. http://www.firstinmichigan.org/stream.php Or https://www.thebluealliance.com/event/2018migib#results
Senior's, orders for caps and gowns along with graduation announcements will be taken on Friday, February 2nd. Jostens will be here during lunch in the cafeteria to collect orders forms and your $50 deposit. Please make checks payable to Jostens
Seniors, it is time to do your local scholarships for Concord Schools. Stop into Mrs. Miller's office and get your applications for scholarships. They are due to Mrs. Miller Monday, March 26th.
The 6th, 7th/8th Band, High School Band, and HS Choir will be performing many classic favorites tonight at the Band Concert, 7:00 p.m. in the high school gym. We would love to see you there!
Thank you to everyone who brought in canned goods to the girls basketball game last Friday. Because of your generous donations, we were able to collect 75 cans which will be donated to the Concord Community Holiday Baskets. Thanks again for your help!
For all attending the girls basketball games tonight, you can bring in can food items to support the Concord Community Holiday Basket Drive. For each item you bring, you will get a ticket entered for a chance to win a family athletic pass for the 2018-2019 school year. The winner will be announced at halftime of the Varsity girls game. We appreciate your support and hope to see you there! For all attending the girls basketball games tonight, you can bring in can food items to support the Concord Community Holiday Basket Drive. For each item you bring, you will get a ticket entered for a chance to win a family athletic pass for the 2018-2019 school year. The winner will be announced at halftime of the Varsity girls game. We appreciate your support and hope to see you there!
Hello juniors and parents of juniors. Wanted to remind everyone we are conducting a Christmas Wreath sale though December 15. For every item purchased, the junior class will receive $8. In order to make a purchase, please visit MickmanHolidayGifts.com shop for your favorite wreath, and when you check out use the coupon code: CONCORMI001 Please make your friends and relatives aware, and spread the word on social media. We need your help to be successful. Thanks for your support.
The Class of 2019 is having a Holiday Wreath Sale to raise funds for prom. The sale runs from November 15 thru December 15. Each junior received information about the Holiday sale today at school. The sale is 100% online, and the product is delivered directly to your door. To order go to MickmanHolidayGifts.com and enter the coupon Code: CONCORMI001 for each item purchased, the Class of 2019 will receive $8. Thanks for your support and have a blessed holiday season.
Please join us for Parent/Teacher conferences on Wednesday, November 1st or Thursday, November 2nd from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. No appointment necessary for the high school.
The Trial of the Big Bad Wolf will be presented by the Concord Acting Troupe on Friday, November 3rd and Saturday, November 4th at 7pm in the Middle School Gym. Cost is $5 per person.
Join The College & Career Access Center for the Fun Fall FAFSA Event on October 21st between 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Located in the Target wing of the Jackson Crossing for FREE FAFSA Assistance, Food & Prizes.
HS Picture Retake Day is Thursday, October 19th. Picture forms are in the office or order online at mylifetouoch.com
Financial Aid Night for Seniors & Parents October 24th from 6:00-7:00pm in the High School Library.
NHS & SADD Blood Drive-October 3rd-hosted by Concord Community Schools. 8:15am - 2:00pm in the high school gym.
The HS cross country meet scheduled for tonight at Jonesville will begin at 6:00 pm (changed from 5:00). The middle school portion of this meet has been cancelled.
Due to the excessive heat forecast for today, we will delay the start for the following Homecoming activities as the following: Parade line-up at 5:30, Parade at 6:00 Kickoff at 7:30 Homecoming Dance will be following the game until midnight.
The Concord Homecoming Parade will take place on Friday, September 22nd at 5:30pm, with lineup at 5:00pm.