24
JAN
2018

This Week

If you missed our Open House, no worries! We’d love to have you visit before the academic year ends in May. Contact Tara Taylor or Becky Hauge to schedule a visit. Let us know if you’re interested in visiting a particular class, teacher, or just want to see what’s happening in general. Parking On-Site: CHESS meets at the Manassas Baptist Church Roc
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16
FEB
2018

$1000 and $500 scholarships for seniors

Dear CHESS Seniors, CHESS is pleased to announce that we are offering two scholarships for two seniors at CHESS this year! $500 non-renewable scholarship for a student pursuing their career through a mission program, apprenticeship, or vocational school $1,000 non-renewable scholarship for a student pursuing their education through a college or uni
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26
JAN
2018

The Importance Of Rest To Academic Success

by Emily Hauge (former CHESS student now at the College of William and Mary) “If I go to bed right now and fall asleep in the next seven minutes I will get exactly six hours of sleep.” Sound familiar? I know the science. I know that a lack of sleep reduces my cognitive ability enormously, while simultaneously blurring my ability to see the deficit.
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08
JAN
2018

Prepare, Equip, Encourage!

The 2018 High School Symposium is coming Saturday, February 3rd from 9:00 a.m. – 1:45 pm, at Manassas Baptist Church, located at 8800 Sudley Rd, Manassas, VA 20110. The year’s symposium features three sessions: “Charting Your Way through High School for College, Workforce and Military” with Carol Becker “Essential Skills for Successful Teens:
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05
JAN
2018

Graduate returns to encourage

“I came to inspire the students to continue putting into practice the principles they are learning in this class,” said former CHESS student Corrine Wood about her visits to the Effective Writing 9-12 classes. Corrine now attends Liberty University. When she first contacted EW teacher John Jenkins, she said, “I can talk about para
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27
OCT
2017

Winter/Spring Courses at CHESS

Winter/Spring Courses being offered at CHESS Registration open now through January 5th Classes begin in January SAT Verbal Prep, 8 weeks, Mondays, 1:10-2:10, teacher – Theresa Powell SAT Math Prep, 16 weeks, Wednesdays, 9:20-10:20, teacher – Camilla Rivera Career Exploration, 16 weeks, Mondays, 1:10-2:10, teacher – Sandy Boemerman
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27
OCT
2017

CHESS Sep-Oct Newsletter

Read all about it! The Masquerade Ball was an elegant and memorable evening for more than 300 students! DJ, snacking on delicious foods and generally having a “ball” with friends old and new! The dance floor stayed hopping for a solid three hours as students showed off their moves. For a full rundown of the event, plus additional CHESS news, check
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07
SEP
2017

Important announcement about entering and exiting CHESS

Manassas Baptist Church made a few changes that will go into effect on Mon., Sep 11th. We will enter and exit through the cafeteria doors. These double doors are located immediately to your left once you step onto the sidewalk at the main entrance. This will shorten our distance to get inside the building which is especially helpful in inclement we
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07
SEP
2017

Classroom Courtesy Countdown!

Want to succeed in your academic and social graces this year? Read and apply the CHESS Classroom Courtesy Countdown! Special thanks to Kathy Kuhl for brainstorming this idea. And now, the countdown… 10. Always label your work with your name in the format as requested by the teacher. 9. Write legibly. 8. If you are late for class, come in quie
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17
AUG
2017

Announcing CHESS Honor Society 2107-18

Check out this school year’s meeting dates and submission deadlines. 
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