Congratulations to the Cohen A Cheerleaders for earning second place at the Bucksport Invitational Tournament! The A Cheerleaders will complete again on Saturday, February 4th at Bangor High School
The Math Counts team at William S. Cohen earned 2nd place at Saturday’s competition behind Conners Emerson School (Bar Harbor). During the final round, the top ten students from the day’s events met in the Countdown Round. Three students from Cohen qualified for that round – the most from any school in the competition. The team qualified for the state Math Counts competition.
The William S. Cohen School held its annual National Geography Bee competition on Thursday, January 12th in the school’s auditorium. More than 40 participants qualified for the final round. Student participants had to qualify for this level of competition in the preceding and very challenging classroom-based competition. After a very intense contest, 8th grader Jonny Lyon finished in first place. 7th grader Kossi Ifeji came in a close second after many thrilling rounds. As the school-wide winner, Jonny will take a qualifying exam for the state-wide competition to be held on March 1st at the University of Maine in Farmington. Congratulations to Jonny and Kossi and to all of the students who participated in this year’s Geography Bee.
The Crosstown Hoops event will take place Wednesday, January 25th at the William S. Cohen School. The event will showcase basketball and cheering teams from both the William S. Cohen School and James F. Doughty School. Here is the game schedule for this exciting event:
Girls B: 3:00 p.m.
Boys B: 4:30 p.m.
Girls A: 6:00 p.m.
Boys A: 7:30 p.m.
Bangor High School (BHS) will host a Parent Information Night for parents and students transitioning to BHS next fall. The meeting will take place Tuesday, January 10th at Bangor High School’s Peakes Auditorium from 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Following an overview of BHS programs, parents and students will have the opportunity to ask questions, tour the building and participate in informational sessions about BHS Academies ( STEM, Fine Arts, Business, Humanities).
Please see the attached flyer for more information. We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, January 10th at 6:30 p.m.
Happy New Year!
The January 2017 Activities Calendar is attached below. Please call the school office at 941-6230 if you have any questions.
The Middle School Concert will take place Thursday, December 15th at Peakes Auditorium. The 7:00 p.m. concert will include performances by the Band, Chorus and Orchestra from William S. Cohen School and James F. Doughty Schools.
We look forward to seeing you at this great event at Bangor High School.
The December Activities Calendar is attached below. Please call the school office at 941-6230 with any questions about Cohen’s activities.
Parent/Teacher conferences will take place Monday, November 21st and Tuesday, November 22nd at William S. Cohen. Please note the schedule below and review the attached letter.
Monday, November 21st 4:00-7:00 p.m. (School is in session)
Tuesday, November 22nd 8:00-11:30 a.m., 12:00-3:00 p.m., 4:00-7:00 p.m. (No School)
Parents do not need to schedule a conference time. The schedule allows parents to attend the student-led conference at a time that fits their schedule.
Students should attend the conference with their agenda books.
Please call the school office at 941-6230 with any questions.
Informational meetings for winter sports will take place Tuesday, November 1st from 2:45-3:15 p.m. Students interested in trying out for Cheering, Boys Basketball or Girls Basketball should plan to attend.