Collinsville, Oklahoma
November 15, 2012
Miscellaneous News
Senator Brinkley Will Be Majority Whip Again / EXPLORE & PLAN Testing Meeting /
Tulsa 66ers Career Day /
CHS Winter Sports Schedules

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Pro Sports Career Day
Please sign up in the counseling center for Tulsa 66ers Pro Sports Career Day..It is Friday, November 30 th from 1-3 pm at the Spirit Bank Event Center. Students must provide their own transportation.

The event costs $10.00 and includes:
· Insight to various careers such as public relations, Game Entertainment, Marketing and Ticket Sale
· Keynote speakers from OKC Thunder and 66ers executive staff
· Access to pregame college fair
· Complimentary ticket to Tulsa 66ers game at 7 pm


Paula K. Bearden (Jr./Sr. Counselor) 11/14/2012

CHS Wrestling & Basketball Schedules
Brinkley Selected as Majority Whip
For Immediate Release: November 15, 2012

OKLAHOMA CITY – Sen. Rick Brinkley has been chosen by his colleagues in the Senate Republican caucus to serve as Majority Whip. Brinkley will coordinate with caucus members to advance measures through the legislative process.

“Oklahomans have entrusted Republicans with a historic majority in the state Senate, and we look forward to working on a variety of issues and initiatives to put us on a path to greater prosperity,” said Brinkley, R-Owasso. “I am honored to assume this responsibility and I look forward to working with each of our members to address the challenges and opportunities ahead.”

Brinkley was elected to the state Senate by the citizens of District 34 in 2010. He serves as Vice Chair of the Senate Finance Committee. From 1999-2011, he served as President/CEO of the Better Business Bureau serving Eastern Oklahoma, and is currently the organization’s Chief Operating Officer.

“We have an opportunity this year to build on important legislative successes and improve the lives of Oklahomans" Brinkley said. "I am excited to have an opportunity to ensure the Senate remains focused on promoting economic growth and job creation in the coming session.”

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-- Matt Glanville (11/15/2012)
Oklahoma State Senate
Communications Division
State Capitol
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
EXPLORE and PLAN Parent night!!
December 6th at 6:00 PM will be an EXPLORE testing meeting for parents of 8th graders to understand what the test does for their students.
December 6th at 7:00 PM will be a PLAN testing meeting for parents of 10th graders. This meeting will explain what the PLAN test measures, and how their students can use the information provided by the results. These meetings will be in the High School Commons. The guest speaker will be Lisa Nelson from the Oklahoma Board of Regents for Higher Education.

ALSO: December 7th at 7:30 AM is a faculty meeting explaining how the PLAN test can be used by ALL educators. It will be put on by Lisa Nelson, a representative from the Oklahoma Board of Regents for Higher Education...this meeting will also be held in the high school commons.
-- Dawn Martinez & Paula Bearden (11/15/2012)