Daily Bulletin

April 19, 2018

STUDENTS

May 10 Bike to School Day
 The library will be closed during Lunch 4/5 periods for the rest of the week due to testing.
 
Attention 6th Grade Students:
Our fifth 6-week rotation will be ending Wednesday 4/18. The sixth wheel rotation will be starting on Thursday 4/19. Please check your schedule online through Student Connect to see which wheel class you will be going to next and which classroom you should report to. Remember to check the "Show All" box above your schedule to see future wheel classes.
 
6th and 7th graders: Are you interested in joining the science bowl team next year? Come to the informational meeting this Friday after school in Room 408.
 
Have you purchased your yearbook yet? An updated list of all students who have purchased a yearbook is posted on one of the Gallery windows. The last day to purchase a yearbook and guarantee that you get yours is next Wed. January 24. After that, yearbooks will only be available online while supplies last. The yearbook sells out every year. Don't miss out. You can purchase your yearbook at www.yearbookordercenter.com
If you have questions, please contact Ms. Nichols in room 401.
 
8th grade students and parents – This is a great time of year to start looking ahead to high school planning. Check out your future high school website for important information for planning purposes.
 
8th Graders get ready for the Foothill and Amador High School Rally on May 2nd. Wear your future school colors and get ready to have some fun!
 
Tech Talk Tuesday – Hold your questions.
 
If you forget something at home, be sure to check the rack by the front gate as well as at the Attendance Office. Lunches will be placed outside of the attendance office daily. Students are not called to the office during the school day for lunches or forgotten items.
 
Parents and Students: No group or individual deliveries of food, flowers, balloons and or gifts at school.
 
LEADERSHIP NEWS
 
Monday, April 23, students who applied for Leadership class will receive a pass for a small group interview.
Watch for an email with more information about the Leadership interview!
 
Student Council/Leadership meetings held during 6th period: 5/24
 
Student Store Open on Wednesdays Only! 3:15 - 4:00 pm
Support your Grade's Charity by Bringing in Change to Your Advisement Period.
6th Grade Canine Companions
7th Disaster Relief
8th Pediatric Cancer
 
SPORTS UPDATE
 
2018-19 CHEER TEAM
If you are interested in trying out for the 2018-19 Cheer Team, please submit your completed Athletic Packet to the Sports Desk in the main office. Athletic Packets can be printed from the PMS website under "Athletics". All paperwork is due 4/13/18. Clinics for the Cheer Team will be Monday through Wednesday, April 23 - 25, 3 - 5 pm in the MPR. Cheer tryouts will be April 26, 3 - 7 pm, in the MPR. 
 
All sports forms are available on our website under Athletics. In order to try out for a sport, all paperwork is required to be complete and turned in by the advertised due date. If you have already turned in a packet, only an emergency card is needed. Check the website and the daily bulletin for the latest information.
 
CLUB NEWS
 
Hola! The Spanish Club will be meeting today after school from 3:15 to 4:00 in room 709 to make salsa.  All students are welcome to help make and enjoy the salsa.  Feel free to bring a friend. Gracias!

GSA  will meet Tuesday AND Thursday this week to finalize plans for Ally week. Please get to Rm 801 quickly and be ready to work! See you then!

Girls Who Code – this club will no longer be meeting this year.

The French Club meets the first and third Wed. of the month after school from 3:10-3:45 in Room 710. All students are welcome to join for French culture activities.

The Model UN Club meets every Tuesday from 3:15 – 4:10 in Mr. Su’s classroom. Stop by and check it out.

The Panther Press is our very own student-led magazine and we will be meeting each Tuesday in room 309. We meet from 3:03-3:45 PM! All are welcome!

Chess Club: Chess is a game of skill and planning that anyone can master!  Come to room 703 after school every Wednesday to play, beginners are welcome!

G-A-M Club: We play board games, card games, and watch movies.  Drop into G-A-M Club every Thursday after school in room 703.