Chicopee Comprehensive High School

CCHS Advisories 2017

What is Advisory?


  • Is a structured delivery system for academic, career, and social growth through the sharing of pertinent information.

  • It is a program designed to bring students and staff together to enhance student’s educational experience and ensure academic success.

  • Time for students and staff to discuss meaningful academic topics, outside of a teacher's academic discipline.

  • Time for 10th grade students to become more familiar with their future MCAS proctor.

  • A block of 20 minutes between periods 4 and 5, which will take place each Friday, from February 3, 2017 through May 19, 2017.


Role of Advisor (staff member)


  • Serve as an adult role model and advocate for students and foster relevant relationships.

  • Provide opportunities for conversation and trust-building in a non-academic setting.

  • Help explain to students that CCHS staff expect a high level of academic achievement for all students.

  • Help provide answers to student questions related to course selection, high stakes testing (MCAS), and college readiness.

  • Encourage students to set rigorous yet attainable academic goals.

  • Help to create and promote a positive school environment and experience for all students.

 Advisories are Fri. 10:56 - 11:16 (20 Min.)


TEL: 413-594-3534, FAX: 413-594-3492


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