Happy National Chocolate Mint Day!
We have 23 Scholar Quiz teams all sign up. The bracket will be sent to captains today so please check your school email. Please note that Monday is a minimum day so hurry to your assigned room number which will be added to the bracket soon- right after 4th period! Half of the teams have a bye on Monday. Questions? See Mrs. Espinoza
If you earned a 3.75 gpa or above last semester, please join us in the horseshoe from 1245-145 today for a burger and fries from Tommy’s Burgers! Being ID. Congratulations!
In honor and recognition of Black History Month, here is the fact of the day:
In World War II, the 92nd infantry which composed of African American soldiers aided the United States in liberating the Italian cities of La Spezia and Genoa.
Ready to compete? Create a team of 3 or 4. Stop by E102 to register. See flyer on the door. Come to the test day coming soon. Topics? Financial literacy and economics. Flex your scholarly muscles before the Scholar Quiz competition.
Grab those jeans you set aside and bring them to your period 4 teacher. “Teens for Jeans” donates used jeans to youth in homeless shelters. Any size, slightly used would be greatly appreciated! Teachers if you want them picked up ASAP, email Ms. Maye. Otherwise, we will collect jeans on Friday, February 21st. Thanks for your help!
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.
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.
Seniors if you have not ordered your cap and gown you have one last opportunity to order starting today through April 15th. Do not wait until the last minute, pick your order form today in the Activities office and must be mailed ASAP to Jostens.
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!
UPCOMING COLLEGE VISITS
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El Camino College - Seniors only
Seniors interested in attending El Camino College in the fall, you are invited to attend a field trip to ECC on Friday, March 13th. This trip will satisfy many of the South Bay Promise free tuition application requirements. You must have an ECC Student ID# to attend. Permission slips are due March 4th. See Ms. Harada for more info.
Students, have you logged in to Naviance lately? IMPORTANT: All students need to change their Naviance passwords as soon as possible. From the login page, use your school email as your username and click "Forgot Password." You will be directed to reset your password. We will be using the Naviance platform schoolwide on March 5th, College and Career Day.