School Bulletin

            Monday, October 20, 2014

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:

Girls Tennis @ IVL Finals @ Southwest @ 1:00 pm.  Excuse 11:15 am.   

                               GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENT

FOOTBALL HOMECOMING ELECTIONS:  All 2nd period classes will vote Tuesday, October 21st.  Queen candidates are: Autumn Galindo, Susana Irigoyen, Paola Niebla and Vianey Rodriguez; King candidates are Stephan Leon, Lucas Sanders, Alexander Strobel and Agustin Torres.  Make sure and vote for your favorite candidate!

HOMECOMING SPIRIT DAYS:  Monday - ER Day anything that ends in ER, player, dancer; Tuesday - 90’s T.V. show Day, you can be a ninja turtle or a power-ranger; Wednesday - Dynamic Duo Day so pair and be Batman and Robin or the Olson twins; Thursday - Celebrity Day and Friday is extreme purple and gold, you can stop by ASB and get some face paint! Have fun, try dressing up and show crazy and cool our school can be.  (20)

ATTN EVERYONE:  Come help your class win the Spirit Flag!  Dress up for each Spirit Day, receive a candy and earn points for your Class by checking in at the table in front of the ASB Office all week.   (20, 21, 22)

WINTER SPORTS CLEARANCE:  Clearance for Winter Sports begins TODAY.  If you are currently in a Fall Sport, you need to wait till your season is over, turn in your equipment then pick up a new Clearance Card for a Winter Sport.  You do not have to fill out a new Clearance Packet, just stop by the ASB Office and ask for a new Clearance Card for a Winter Sport.  If you have not fill out a Clearance Packet this year then stop by and pick one up at the ASB Office.  First day of practice for Winter Sports is Saturday, November 15th.  Questions see ASB Office. 

SHS STUDENTS:  Homecoming Dance tickets on sale NOW at the ASB Office!  Tickets are selling fast.  There are only 50 couples and 20 singles left.  Couples @ $30 and singles @ $15.  Don’t forget to pick up a "guest pass" if you are inviting someone from another school.  Deadline to purchase the dance ticket is Wednesday, October 22nd.  Tickets at door are $20 per person.

ATTENTION EVERYONE:  The Imperial Valley Food Bank needs your help. We will host a food drive starting TODAY.  The food collected will be helping people in need.  (20)

IRON EAGLE CLUB:  Meeting Tuesday, October 21st in the weight room.  Last opportunity to join the club.  (20, 21)

ATTN STUDENTS:  Students wishing to purchase a letterman jacket or sweater for Christmas need to have their orders placed no later than Friday, October 31st.  Information is available at the ASB Office or contact Balfour at 619-434-6855.  (20, 21, 22, 23, 24)

ATTENTION JUNIORS:  We will have homecoming skit practice TODAY during both lunches and afterschool from 3:05-4:15.  See you all there.  (20, 21, 22, 23)

ATTN ALL LATIN DANCE MEMBERS:  Members who performed in this year’s assembly will have a brief meeting in Mrs. Thornburg’s room, C-15, to discuss choreographing dances for our Latin Dance Kids Camp after school on Wednesday, October 22nd-yes, on a half Wednesday!   (20, 21, 22)

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS:  Purchase your senior t-shirt or hoodie at the ASB Office starting TODAY.  T-shirts are $12 and the hoodies are $25.  Deadline to buy is Friday, October 24th.   (20, 21, 22, 24)

ATTENTION SOPHOMORE CLASS:  We will be rehearsing for the Homecoming skit every day at 7:30 a.m. in room E-25 so we can be ready to win! Come and join us!  (20, 21, 22, 23)

ALL FRESHMEN:   Assembly practice next Monday and Tuesday 3:10 pm in room O-75.  (20, 21)

                REMINDERS

ASVAB TEST:  Attentions seniors and all concerned, we will have the ASVAB examination for many of you.  This is the test you need to take if you’re interested in enlisting in the military.  This test is for seniors, but all grades are welcomed. Cost is free. The test is on Wednesday, October 22nd from 8 am to 12 pm. Please sign up at the Counseling Office with Ms. Gonzales.     (21, 22)

ALL SENIORS:  The Financial Aid Parent/Student Informational Workshop will take place Wednesday, December 10th in the MPR, from 6:00pm.-8:00p.m.  I know this notice is early but please place it on your calendar and let your parents know about it.  Be sure I obtain your social security number need it to send your grade point average to the CSAC who is in charge of financial aid for the state of California.   If you have any questions please see Mrs. Munguia Mitchell.     

ATTN MIGRANT STUDENTS:  Are you interested in going to a university?  Simon Silva will be showing you the way at the annual Path to University Leadership Conference that is being held by the Migrant Regional Office.  The conference will be on Friday, October 24th.  If you are interested, please stop by the Migrant Office. 

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

 1. Horatio Alger Association Scholarship, deadline is October 25th, award is $22,000 and a possible additional $7,000.  Who should apply? Students who exhibit integrity, academic promise and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. They also had          Household earnings of $50,000, GPA of 2.0, see education as a way to a better future.  A commitment to pursue a bachelor’s degree at an accredited institution, involvement in co-curricular and community activities and a United States Citizen. Apply @ horatioalger.org/scholarships. 

 2.  John S. Lyons Memorial Foundation, Deadline is January 30, 2015.  Award maximum is $5,000. Who should apply?  Seniors enrolled in a San Diego or Imperial County School whose parent or legal guardian is a member in good standing of ANY local labor union. Student must have a 3.0 or better GPA and participate in community and/ or extracurricular school activity. The application is available online under the COMMUNITY tab of the San Diego Trades website at: www.sdbuildingtrades.com