School Bulletin

            Monday, March 2, 2015

STUDENT LUNCH:  Stop by ASB Office Windows and view the menu, since there is a variety of items.

                     TODAYS’ BREAKFAST:  Stop by ASB Windows and view the menu, since there is a variety of items.      

 

ATHLETIC EVENTS:

Boys Golf vs Brawley @ Del Rio CC @ 1:15 pm.  Excuse @ 11:00 am.  Leaving @ 11:10 am.

                              GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENT

ATTENTION EVERYONE:  We want to give a very special thank you to MrJeffries for giving up his prep and volunteering in our AVID classes during our Pre- Calculus tutorial. Thank you!   (2, 3, 4)

ATTN ALL STUDENTS:  National School Breakfast week starts TODAY.  Start your day right.  Start with Breakfast.  Your Eagles Nutrition Service Staff.  (2)

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS/FACULTY:  Our baseball team will be playing Central at PETCO park on April 18th. Tickets are for sale right now in the ASB office. Ticket price is $15.00 but comes with a free ticket to a Padres game on May 1st. Come support your baseball team.

HIGH SCHOOL MADNESS:  Still some tickets left, deadline to purchase tickets is TODAY @ 1:00 pm at the ASB Office.   High School Madness is TODAY @ 6:00 pm.  Cost is $3.00 each.

ATTENTION JUNIORS:  Junior Class t-shirts go on sale TODAY for only $10. Get your Class of 2016 shirts and don’t be left out! See your English 11 teachers for details and order your shirt at the ASB office.  Deadline to order is Friday, March 13th.  

ATTENTION SENIORS:  This is the last few days you can apply for the FAFSA, FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION, deadline is TODAY.  If you are to receive all available monies, if you qualify, you must submit your application no later than TODAY.  Please make sure we have your social security number, its used to identify you when we submit your GPA.  If you have any questions please see Mrs. Munguia Mitchell.

ATTENTION JUNIORS/SENIORS:  You may be eligible to have the gold California State Seal of Biliteracy on your diploma and transcript. There are a number of ways to qualify. To find out if you qualify, come to the EL Program Services Office (Counseling/Front Office) & pick up the candidate application form. Application deadline is TODAY!!!   (2)

EAGLES TRAVEL CLUB:  ETC meeting Tuesday, March 3rd at 3:10 pm in room I-49.  Please be prompt.  (2, 3)

IRON EAGLE CLUB MEMBERS:  Club t-shirts are available for pick-up on Tuesday and Wednesday during both lunches from Mr. Storts in the weight room.  Club Pictures will be taken in the weight room on Wednesday at 3:15.   (2, 3, 4)

CLASS OF 2015 - SENIORS! There is a Class meeting Wednesday, March 4th at 3:10 in room D-20 (Ms. Glasgow’s Classroom).  Activities for the remainder of the year and the budget will be decided upon. You have a voice, so be there to vote.  (2, 3, 4)

KEY CLUB:  Club Membership meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 5th during both lunches in room D-17. Be there to pick up your permission form and Spring Event details. There is limited space, so be sure to attend.  Questions, see Ms. Fierro or Susana Irigoyen.  (2, 3, 4)

ANIME CLUB IS BACK:  There will be an Anime Club meeting on Friday March 13th right after school in room F-31 (Mr. Santana’s room).  Please see Mr. Santana for more details.  (2, 3, 4)  (11, 12, 13)

              REMINDERS

WINTER SPORTS BANQUET:  Banquet is Wednesday, March 17th, all parent Banquet Forms have been mailed out.  All Varsity Winter  Sports athletes who receive an invite for the Winter Sports Banquet Dinner eat for FREE, but deadline to turn in money for any guests that you invite is Friday, March 6th.  Cost per plate is $10.  Questions see ASB Office.       (4, 5, 6)

ATTENTION ALL AP STUDENTS:  ASB Office is taking payment to reserve your AP Exam NOW and waivers are available upon request starting TODAY too!  Cost per exam is $91.00.  Deadline to pay and reserve the AP Exam is March 31st.  Questions stop by the ASB Office.     

ATTN JUNIORS: Here is a conference scholarship sponsored by the Bezos Family Foundation.  www.BezosFamilyFoundation.org/Scholars or you may call 206-275-2048.

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

 

  1. Tenaska Scholarship Program, deadline is Monday, March 2, 2015Award Maximum: $1,000 . To express the company’s commitment to education, scholarships are offered throughout the high schools located in the counties with plant operations. The scholarship awarded may be used only for the 2015-16 school year. Must be a graduating Senior student who plans to attend a 2 or 4 year post-secondary education program at an accredited institution.  The application is available in the counseling office.

 

2.       Association of California School Administrators, deadline it must be postmarked by March 14th.  Award maximum is $1,000.  Each eligible student must have a father, mother or legal guardian who is a full-time active duty employee, and not on disability.  The parent or guardian must be a member of law enforcement agency or full-time paid or volunteer member of fire department located in California.   For more details and application see your Counseling Office.

 

  1. CANERS Foundation Scholarship, deadline must be postmarked by March 15, 2015For high school seniors who plan to major in a horticulture-related field in fall, 2015.  You may download application online www.cangc.org and on the left side of home page click the Scholarship button. 

 

  1. Italian Catholic Federation, Deadline is March 15, 2015.  Award Maximum: (Generally one $1,000.00 scholarship with additional ones awards from $250.00 to $750.00)Who should apply? Seniors who have a total cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher and all of the requirements in either # 1 or # 2: 1) Are Roman Catholic and of Italian Descent and live within the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Arizona or California only where Branches of the Federation are established. 2) Either Roman Catholic parent, Guardian or grandparent is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation, the student must be Roman Catholic but need not be of Italian Descent or live where Branches of the Federation are established – membership of a Roman Catholic parent, guardian or grandparent is mandatory for # 2.  The application is available on the www.icf.org website.

 

  1. California Wine Grape Growers Foundation Scholarship, Deadline is March 27, 2015For High School Seniors whose parent(s) or legal guardian(s) are vineyard employees of a California Wine Grape Grower. *For UC or CSU Four Year Program: At least two 4-year $8,000 Scholarship available *For California Community College: At least four 2-year $2,000 scholarship available

               Apply online at www.cwggf.org 

 

  1. 2012 CAA/ ESA Youth Scholarship Program: Deadline it must be post marked by March 27, 2015.  Award Maximum: Range from $1,000, $4,000, and $5,000.  For more information go to your Counseling Office.

 

  1. Calcot-Seitz Foundation, Deadline is March 31, 2015.  Award Maximum: $3,000 payable over three yearsWho should apply?

·       Students who major in agriculture at a four-year school that offers a degree in agriculture. The application is available online:

        www.calcot.com

 

  1. El Centro Rotary Club Scholarship: Deadline is April 3, 2015, Award Maximum: Up to $1,000 , Who should apply?

               Students must have been accepted to a university or other four-year college. The application is available in the counseling office.

 

  1.  Imperial Valley Regional Occupational Program Community Foundation Fund: Deadline is April 15, 2015

               Award Maximum: Range from $1,000, $750, and $500.  Who should apply? See Counseling for details.

 

  1. Imperial Valley Kennel Club Scholarship;  Deadline: Must Be Post Marked by April 15, 2015. Award Maximum: Range from $200, to $1,000.  Who should apply?  Any graduating senior.  Application available in the Counseling Office.

 

  1. Imperial Valley Produce Scholarship:  Deadline: April 20, 2015, Award Maximum: (Generally one $1,000.00 scholarship with additional ones awards from $250.00 to $750.00).  Who should apply? Seniors who will be attending a four year college in Fall 2015. Applications are due April 20, 2015.  The application is available in the counseling office.

 

  1. Farm Credit Services S.T.A.R.T. Scholarship:  Deadline: April 20, 2015, Award Maximum: One $1,500.00.  Who should apply? Seniors who will be attending a four year college in Fall 2015. Applications are due April 20, 2015. The application is available in the counseling office.

 

  1. Ed McGrew Scholarship:  Deadline: April 20, 2015Award Maximum: Generally between $100 to $2,500.00.   Who should apply?  Seniors who will enroll at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in Fall 2015. Applications are due April 20, 2015.  The application is available in the counseling office.

 

  1. 2015 Student-view Scholarship Progam, Deadline is April 22, 2015Award Maximum: One $4,000, two $1,000 and ten $500.

              Who should apply? 1) No minimum SAT/ACT score or grade point average 2) No essay required 3) No lengthy application forms

               No application fees. 

              Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area.

 

  1. A.W. Bodine- Sunkist Growers Scholarship, Deadline is April 30, 2015Eligibility requirements include financial need and a family or personal involvement in California or Arizona agriculture.  You can find application online at www.sunkist.com

 

  1. Imperial Valley Gem and Mineral Society Scholarship, Prerequisites: All senior students who reside in Imperial Valley or attend an Imperial Valley school. Plan a career in earth sciences: agriculture, archeology, environmental science, geology, physical geology, physical anthropology, physical geography, soil science, and space science. Official transcrips, extra currilcular activities, 3 letters of recommendation, 500 word essay. Must be mailed and postmarked by April 30th.  Application available in the counseling office.