Reaching For Moor

Congratulations to the AHS Speech & Debate Team for a  terrific showing at the Bargain Belt Tournament!

2nd place OI- Kesia Eng

1st place OO- Taylor Thomas

Congratulations to the AHS Speech & Debate Team for a terrific showing at Fall Novice Tournament held at Gabrielino High School this past weekend! The novice squad is off to a great start!

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Athletics

Friday,  11/21 
V/JV Wrestling Scrimmage vs Bell Gardens HS @ Bell Gardens HS @ 3PM

Monday, 11/24
Girls Tennis CIF Individual Tennis Playoffs, to Whittier Narrows Tennis Center @ 8:30AM
Boys JV @ 5:30PM/Fr @4:00PM Basketball both @ Chino Hills HS

Tuesday, 11/25
Girls V/Basketball to Ramona Convent HS @ 5:30PM
Posted in Athletics

Activities

ANNOUNCEMENTS:
-This month’s legislative meeting will cancelled due to block schedule. The next meeting for 4th Period representatives is on December 4th.
 
PRESALES:
-2017 Sophomore Council is pre selling Gummy Bears until 11/21.
-2016 Junior Council is pre selling Cookie Dough until 11/21.
-Thespians is pre selling See’s Candies until 12/4.


FUNDRAISERS:

Thursday (11/20):
-FIDM Fashion Club is having a fundraiser at Tea Barrel from 3-5 pm.
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College & Career

SCHOLARSHIP NEWS:

New Scholarship: Athens Services is offering an Essay Contest for students in the 10-12th grades attending the Alhambra Unified School District. Use your imagination and writing talents to create an essay that answers the following question: ”If we were all to compost, recycle, reuse, all our resources what would a truly Eco-friendly and Green World look like 50 years from now?” 1st Prize is $500, 2nd Prize is $300 and 3rd Prize is $200. Deadline to submit is Monday, November 24 to the Principal’s Office. Please open and click this link included with the bulletin.

 Students: The Scholarship Bulletin is out! Pick up your copy of the latest Scholarship Bulletin at the Guidance Office or Career Center! Deadlines are coming up, so don’t wait, start applying to scholarships today!
For more information and how to apply see Mr. Sanchez in Rm. D-311. PLEASE OPEN AND SEE ATTACHMENT INCLUDED WITH THE BULLETIN.
CAREER CENTER NEWS: 
***Seniors need some last minute application help?! Don’t  worry! Cal State L.A. is hosting a CSU Mentor Workshop on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 10:00 am- 1:00pm.*** 

Location: Cal State L. A. 

5151 State University Dr. 

Los Angeles, CA 90032

King Hall B3007 Computer Lab/King Hall B3016 Classroom

What to bring:

  • School transcripts and test scores (SAT/ACT)
  • Social security number (if you have one)
  • Valid e-mail address
  • If planning to pay the $55 application fee online,
    bring Master Card/Visa credit card.
  • Fully charged laptop/tablet that can access Wi-Fi;
    computer availability may be limited.

SENIORS: The November 30th deadline is quickly approaching to apply to Cal State L.A. for Fall 2015! Please apply well before the deadline!  As a reminder, Cal State L.A. is closed as of 6pm Wednesday, November 26, 2014 untilMonday, December 1, 2014 @ 8am. If you need assistance with your application, stop by the Career Center as soon as possible to meet with a Cal State Rep to get help! Cal State L.A. – Fall 2015 Applications Apply: www.csumentor.eduDeadline: Sunday, November 30, 2014 @ 11:59pm

Posted in Career Center

Nov. 20 2014 (Thursday) – Regular Schedule

School begins at 7:45am.

School dismissal is at 2:41pm.

For More details, refer to the Bell Schedule.

***Career Center is closed today, Thursday, November 20, 2014 from per. 3-6 (including lunch).***

GCA Meeting Thursday in classroom (D-314) during lunch. Meeting begins at 12:20. Election results will be announced and we can begin handling club business! Mr. Venti


Homecoming pictures are in!  Pick them up in the Student Bank.

Come see your counselor at the Quad this Friday11/21 during lunch for any last minute college application questions.

Order your YEARBOOK now in the Student Bank for $80. The price will go up to $85 after December 5th.  Ms. Naylor

FIDM MANDATORY OFFICE MEETING 11-20 (THUR) DURING LUNCH IN ROOM IT-2
A.S.E.A. MANDATORY OFFICER MEETING 11-21 (FRIDAY) DURING LUNCH IN ROOM IT-2
Library News -   All overdue books need to be returned and any late fines need to be paid by this Friday, Nov. 21 st. Also,  the library has study guides for the SAT, come and check them out before Thanksgiving break.
This Thursday, the library will be closed until lunchtime, so plan accordingly.
Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 24 - 28, Holiday!
 
Hello Moors! Issue 11 of The Moor Weekly newspaper can be read online at themoornewspaper.com and will be available at Business & Activities, the Library, the Student Bank and the Career Center.
NEWS: AHS honors the memory of former student and thespian Samantha Blackwood.

OPINIONS: How do we balance doing what we love and doing what makes us money?
FEATURES: Read up on the Thanksgiving tradition and try out some new recipes!
SPORTS: Run with varsity cross country to follow their journey through Almont League finals and CIF.

Watch the October edition of the video broadcast to join ASB members and fellow Moors as they reflect on Homecoming 2014.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bPTimJmD1rw


Attention Seniors; The last SAT for seniors is fast approaching. December 6th is the last SAT most colleges will accept for seniors. Alhambra high school is now a testing site but it’s first come first serve so sign up now. See your counselor if you have questions.

BOYS TENNIS TRYOUTS. IT IS THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN FOR BOYS TENNIS. COME ON OUT TO TRY OUT FOR BOYS JV AND VARSITY TENNIS. PLEASE COME DRESSED, WITH A RACKET, AND READY TO PLAY.

 WHEN: WEDNESDAY11/19, THURSDAY 11/20 AND FRIDAY 11/21 AFTER SCHOOL.
WHERE: TENNIS COURTS. 
SEE COACH CHOW IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.  

“Thespians are pre-selling See’s Holiday Candy through 12/4!  Order yours today! (click here for online store)”

“It’s time for the Thespian Fall Play! “The Butler Did It” is a comedic murder mystery, great for everyone!  Performances are Thursday 11/20 and Friday 11/21 at 7pm in the AHS Auditorium.  Tickets are $6 pre-sale (from any Thespian and the Student Bank) and $8 at the door.  We can’t wait to see you all there, and thanks for supporting Thespians!”

Posted in Bulletin

Nov 3. – Regular Schedule

School begins at 7:45am.

School dismissal is at 2:41pm.

For More details, refer to the Bell Schedule.

Thank you to ASB for hosting a great Dance for Homecoming!

SENIORS: Please remember to check Career Center for more information on bulletins!

Posted in Bulletin