School Opening Activities
- 10th and 11th Grade Parent Meetings – Wednesday, August 1, 2018
- 9th, 10th, 11th Grade Student Orientation and Open House – Thursday, August 2, 2018
- 9th and 12th Grade Parent Meetings – Thursday, August 2, 2018
- 12th Grade Orientation – Friday, August 3, 2018
- First Day of School – Monday, August 6, 2018
- Student Contact Information Profiles
- Student Device Deployment – User Agreements due August 6, 2018
10th and 11th Grade Parent Meetings
Wednesday, August 1
10th grade: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
11th grade: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meetings will be held in the Cambridge Auditorium.
10th and 11th Grade Informal Open House for Students
Thursday, August 2, between 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm
10th and 11th grade students can visit the school between 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm where they will be directed to their advisement class to receive their schedules and Student Contact Information profiles. Students will also have the opportunity to visit the cafeteria to purchase spirit wear, order yearbooks, and more!
Lockers can be purchased during advisement the first day of school for $15 (see lockers below).
9th Grade Student Orientation and Parent Meeting
Thursday, August 2, from 2:00 pm until 4:30 pm
Students and parents should report to the gym upon arriving for an informational meeting. A general assembly will begin promptly at 2:00 pm and will last approximately 45 minutes. After which, parents will report to the auditorium to hear from the CHS PTSA and our administrators, and to participate in a question and answer session.
Students will be escorted to their advisement classroom by CLAWS Mentors to receive their schedules, Student Contact Information profiles, school map, and purchase lockers. Students can purchase their locker ahead of time through OSP. To receive a locker assignment, students should bring the OSP receipt to the 9th grade orientation, or the first day of school. We will also accept cash or checks (payable to Cambridge High School).
From 3:15 pm until 4:30 pm, students will walk their schedules and meet their teachers. Prior to departure, we encourage parents and students to visit the Information Fair in the cafeteria.
- Purchase spirit wear
- Order yearbooks
- Submit 9th Grade Residency Verification forms
- Join the CHS PTSA
- Meet CHS Business Partners
- Receive Home Access Center credentials (if needed, access does follow student)
- Visit with our Business Partners
- and more...
Parents and students should make prior arrangements on where to meet at the end of orientation. We encourage you to park in the rear parking lot where there is ample parking. The back-entrance doors will be open.
12th Grade Parent Meeting
Thursday, August 2
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Cambridge Theater
12th Grade Student Orientation
Friday, August 3
9:00 am until 11:00 am
The 12th grade orientation will begin at 9:00 am with a breakfast in the courtyard. Students may pick up their schedules and visit the cafeteria to purchase spirit wear, CHS Athletic Passes, and order yearbooks. At 10:00 am seniors will report to the gym for a class picture followed by a class meeting. Seniors may also pick up their purchased parking passes at the conclusion of the senior meeting.
Cannot Attend Orientation or Open House
All schedules will be redistributed to students on the first day of school. If your student cannot attend orientation, he/she will receive a schedule and purchase a locker during advisement the first day of school, Monday, August 6. On the first day of school staff will be available to direct students to their advisement class.
First Day of School
Monday, August 6
All students (including students who plan to take online courses or Dual Enrollment courses) should arrive at school on Monday by 8:15 am. Students will report to advisement (homeroom) where they will receive their final schedule, purchase lockers (if needed), and receive important information. Student schedules distributed prior to the first day of school are subject to change.
Student Contact Information Profile
During all orientations and open houses, students will receive Student Contact Information profiles (green) with their schedules. Please ask your student for this form and review it to ensure we have current contact information. This includes updates to email addresses to ensure we continue to send important information to your email. Changes to contact information can be made at the front office, or by returning this form.
New this year, students can purchase their locker through OSP (Online School Payments). To receive a locker assignment, bring the OSP receipt to the 9th grade orientation, or the first day of school. We will also accept cash or checks (payable to Cambridge High School).
You can find OSP at the right or Fulton County Schools – Online School Payments. First time users will be required to set up an account using your student's I.D. number.
All students may receive Microsoft Surface devices on Thursday, August 9 during advisement after 2nd period. User Agreements from Parent/Guardians and Students will be due Monday, August 6 by 9:00 am. More information will be sent Monday, July 23 regarding student device deployment. For more information, click here.