Happy National Bubble Gum Day!
In honor and recognition of Black History Month, here is the fact of the day:
Did you know that there is a fly named after Grammy Award winning singer Beyonce? If not, Google it!
Come out and join the Black Student Union in the North quad today at lunch to celebrate Black History month and learn how to double dutch!
Ready to compete? Create a team of 3 or 4. Stop by E102 to register. (Flyers on the door) Come to the test day coming soon. Topics? Financial literacy and economics. Flex your scholarly muscles before quiz Bowl.
Start collecting your older, slightly worn jeans. Teachers, students, friends-collect them now!
More info to come.
Attention Eagles! Scholar Quiz is a fast-paced academic trivia competition where teams of four students (of any grade level) compete against each other in a single elimination tournament. The tournament will be the week of February 24th to February 28th. If you’re interested in signing up, there are green sign up sheets in the activities office. Sign-ups are due by TODAY!
Seniors: If you haven’t turned in your Legal Name form to Mrs. Mendoza, please do so. These forms are due Monday, February 24th. They were emailed to parents and students, and extra copies of the form are with Mrs. Mendoza in the Counseling Office.
Seniors: You still have a chance to submit a senior ad. Yearbook is still accepting late ads until February 13th, late fees apply. Find the link to purchase in the latest “news” section on the high school website.
CSF Enrollment forms and money are due on Monday, during snack, lunch, and after school, drop them off with Mrs. Thompson; enrollment closes on Friday, February 14th at 3PM.
Attention seniors, senior merchandise is now on sale! Order Class of 2020 sweatshirts for $20 and shirts for $10. Forms can be found in the activities office and in your email. Fill out an order form and submit it in the activities office with cash or a check made out to the Class of 2020 by Thursday, February 27th. Samples can be viewed in the showcase upstairs in the A building.
Attention Seniors! We have been notified of a significant increase to our PTA scholarship fund for this school year. Four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded this year. To be eligible, each senior student MUST be a PTA member to qualify. The amount to join PTA is ONLY $10.00. Pick up a membership envelope from Dr. Fox’s office today.
As a reminder, students should NOT be in the south gym lobby, south gym or the north gym without supervision at snack or lunch. This includes locker rooms. Detentions will be given.
Another reminder: Students, if you are feeling sick during class, please ask your teacher for a pass to the nurse/attendance office. Please do not text your parents to pick you up while you are in class. The nurse or attendance clerk will contact a parent if you need to go home. Thank you!
Final Reminder: You MUST use one of the two crosswalks on Mariposa when crossing the street. If not, you may be assigned a detention and ESPD may cite you for jaywalking. Be Safe and use the crosswalk!
In College & Career News:
Students interested in biomedical science may apply now for the Lundquist Institute's Summer Fellowship Program. Deadline to apply is March 6, 2020. Students in the program will: Spend 8 weeks gaining laboratory or clinical research experience under the mentorship of The Lundquist Institute's Investigators and get paid! See Ms. Harada for more info.