Cesar E. Chavez High School Lettering System

  • It is a great honor to earn and be awarded the CCHS Academic/Block "CC" letter and it is with great pride that it is displayed.  A "CC" will be issued to Cesar E. Chavez High School student when they have fulfilled the set of criteria outlined in this brochure.  The Associated Student Body (ASB) and Athletics Department will purchase the letters, pins, and bars for each student and these are awarded ast the appropriate awards ceremonies.  The school owns the letter until the student graduates and can be revoked at any time prior to graduation.  The letter may be displayed in a variet of ways such as frames, memory albumns or worn on Cesar E. Chavez High School letter jackets.  It is the responsibility of th student to report his/her participation in the "CC" lettering program to the ASB/Athletics.  

    ACADEMICS

    • Students achieving a 3.5 or higher in two years will qualify a student for an Academic "CC" award (four consecutive semesters = two years)
    • Students achieving a 4.0 will also receive a 4.0 pin.

     

    ACADEMIC COMPETITIONS

    Participation and completion of two consecutive years in the following competitions will qualify a student for an Academic "CC" award:

    • Academic Decathlon
    • History Day
    • MESA
    • Others not mentioned here.

    Student must have earned a "B" grade or better to qualify.

     

    ATHLETICS

    Participation in the following sports and earning 250 points will qualify a student for a Block "CC."  Please see the Athletic Director for more information.

    • Football
    • Volleyball
    • Cross Country
    • Tennis
    • Cheerleading
    • Basketball
    • Soccer
    • Wrestling
    • Baseball
    • Softball
    • Track & Field

     

    STUDENT PUBLICATION

    Participation and completion of two consecutive years in the following areas will qualify a student for an Academic "CC" award:

    • Yearbook
    • Newspaper

    Student must have earned a "B" grade or better to qualify.  (Four consecutive semesters = two years).  Receiving a CR does not qualify for a "CC" award.

     

    PERFORMING ARTS

    Participation and completion of two years in the following areas will qualify a student for the Academic "CC" award:

    • Band
    • Choir
    • Drama
    • Dance

    Student must have earned a "B" grade or better to qualify.  (Four consecutive semesters = two years).

     

    GOVERNMENT

    • ASB Executive Officers will qualify for a Block "CC" award after two successful terms in office.
    • Class Officers will qualify for a Block "CC" award after two successful terms in office.
    • ASB Executive & Class Officers term = one year.
    • Senators and Interns do not qualify

     

    PINS and BARS

    • Pins will be awarded when the Block "CC" is awarded to signify the activity the student has participated in.
    • Bars will be awarded after the initial letter for the number of years of participation in a particular area.

     

    SPECIAL RECOGNITION

    All special recognition awards are determined at the discretion of the Activities Director and/or Assistant Principal of Student Services and recommendation must be submitted in writing (typed and signed) by the Advisor or Coach.

     

    Applications for a Block CC can be found at the Activities Office.