Athletics

Great job fall sports ! Good luck this week ! Go MOORS !
***Boys Soccer: All new and returning players need to pick up a physical form in room A21 and sign up with Coach Bravo. A physical must be completed and turned in prior to tryouts. No physical, no tryout. Tryouts information will be announced next month.***  Mr. Bravo
Girls Soccer tryouts postponed until further notice.
Monday - September 15

Girls Varsity Tennis vs Rosemead HS @ Rosemead HS @ 3:15 pm - canceled

Girls JV Tennis vs Rosemead HS @ Alhambra HS @ 3:15 pm - canceled

Tuesday - September 16

Var Golf vs Azusa at Azusa Greens, 2:30 pm - canceled. Rescheduled for Sept. 24.

Boys Water Polo Varsity and JV vs Arcadia @ Granada Park @ 3:15 pm

Wednesday - September 17

JV Girls Tennis vs Temple City at Alhambra, 3:15 pm
Var Girls Tennis vs Temple City at Temple City, 3:15 pm
Thursday - September 18

Girls Golf vs Gabrielino HS @ Almansor Park @ 2:30 pm
Boys JV Football vs L. A. Wilson HS @ L. A. Wilson HS @ 3:30 pm

Boys Freshman Football vs Crespi HS @ Crespi HS @ 4:00 pm

Friday - September 19

Girls Varsity Volleyball vs Gabrielino HS @ Gabrielino HS @ 3:15 pm

Girls JV and Freshman Volleyball vs Gabrielino HS @ Gabrielino HS @ 4:30 pm

Boys JV Water Polo vs. El Rancho High School (El Rancho Tournament) at Pioneer  High School Pool @ 3:05 pm and 6:35 pm

Boys Varsity Football vs L. A. Willson HS @ Moor Field @ 7:00 pm

Saturday - September 20

Boys JV Water Polo El Rancho Tournament @ El Rancho HS (TBD)
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Activities

Due to the extreme heat over the weekend keep all physical activity to a minimum for all students. Lunch area restrictions will be lifted until further notice.
  • Comedy Sportz is having an Improv Match this Wednesday 9/17 from 6:30-8:30 pm in the Little Theater.
  • MESA is having an open meeting this Friday 9/19 in Rm-D101 after school.
Hello Moors! Issue 4 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: UCs increase their out-of-state acceptance.
OPINIONS: Should schools monitor students’ online activity to prevent cyberbullying?
FEATURES: Members of the LGBT community have a more difficult time in the workforce.

SPORTS: Should college athletes be paid?

EVENTS:
ASB Events:
  • First Talent Thursday of the year is this Thursday on 9/18! Come to Third Street at lunch to watch your fellow Moors showcase their talents!
  • If you are interested in performing, please contact any ASB member or sign up in the Business and Activities Office. Please sign up by after school Tuesday, September 16th

FUNDRAISERS:

  • 2017 Sophomore Council is having a Bon Appatea fundraiser on Wednesday 9/17 from 2-5 pm.
  • Pequinitas Service Club is having a Tea Barrel fundraiser on Friday 9/19 from 3-5 pm.
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Career Center

SCHOLARSHIP NEWS:

Interested in software and technology? Enter a scholarship essay competition for a $1000 prize relating to the topic of the impact that technology/software has had on the environment.  The essay must be written in 600-800 words and you can find the essay question and submit online at: : https://softwareproviders.com/scholarship  The scholarship essay contest opens October 1.  Good Luck!
Mr. Jose Sanchez and Mr. Jimenez

CAREER CENTER NEWS:

Stop by the career center TODAY to sign up and pick up a permission slip for the following presentations:
  • U.S. Navy/NROTC-  Tuesday, September 16, 2014  Period 4
  • The Art Institutes-  Thursday, September 18, 2014  Period 3                                                                                                        
  •  Mills College-  Friday, September 19, 2014  Period 4
  • Academy of Art University-  Tuesday, September 23, 2014  Period 4

~Ms. Topete

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Sept 16 – Regular Schedule

***Please click below to watch today’s video bulletin.***
Here is the actual link if you are having trouble.
Reminder, tomorrow, Wednesday, Sept. 17, Collaboration Schedule; Students are released at 1:47pm.

First Talent Thursday of the year is going to be Thursday on September 18! Come to Third Street during lunch to watch your fellow Moors showcase their special talents!  If you are interested in performing, please contact any ASB member or sign up in the Business and Activities Office. Please sign up by after school Tuesday, September 16th!
Next “Moor Friends” meeting is Wednesday September 17th at lunch in B23! Everyone is welcome. Thanks to all of you who came out:) All meetings will be on Wednesdays during lunch. See you Wednesday!  Ms. Martinez

MESA is having our open meeting on September 19, 2014 starts at 3:00 in room D-113 not D-101.  Mr. Mira
Reasons To Apply For CSF, California Scholarship FederationFirst, it’s a statewide honor society for students.  Second, you get stuff.  Seniors who attain 4 semesters of membership in CSF with one in their senior year are awarded a gold cord to wear at graduation and a gold CSF seal on their diploma. The words “CSF Life Membership” are added to their permanent high school transcript.  Seniors with 6 semesters of CSF membership earn a gold stole to wear at graduation plus the gold CSF diploma seal and transcript notation ”CSF 100% Life Membership“. CSF applications are in the Activities Office.  The deadline to apply for CSF is Friday, September 26 at 3:00 pm – NO EXCEPTIONS!  Be sure to include the $5.00 donation AND your ORIGINAL report card or an OFFICIAL CSF report card with your application.  Put it in the CSF box in the Activities Office.  Questions:  See Ms. Jacobson in C327 or Mrs. Kalbfleisch in C326.

Students must carry their I. D. cards at all times.  If you haven’t picked up your card pick it up at the Guidance office before school, during lunch and after school.  If you lost your I. D. check with Student Services.
Senior Class T-Shirts are available at the Student Bank.  Buy one for $12 or pick yours up if you bought a Senior Pack.

Starting September 25th, AP Ambassadors will begin having tutoring sessions from3-4 pm every Thursday in D207. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Padilla in her classroom or email Kevin Kong at alhambra.apambassadors@gmail.com.

 

Hello Moors!  Boys’ Federation is having open nominations for their monthly event known as “Boy of the Month.”  Students may nominate a deserving male student from the Senior class who have distinguished themselves in more than one of the following areas:  academics, extracurricular involvement, athletics, community service, and leadership. If anyone is interested, feel free to fill out a nomination form online at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Z9NrFi6dlYMzkN0otWTU7GbWYoFSZg_oCFEOJja-hAE/viewform  M. Lau

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Athletics

Girls Soccer tryouts postponed until further notice.
Monday - September 8 

Varsity Girls Tennis vs El Monte @ El Monte High School @ 3:15pm

JV Girls Tennis vs El Monte @ Alhambra High School @ 3:15pm

Varsity Girls Volleyball vs Arroyo @ Arroyo High School @ 3:15pm

JV Girls Volleyball vs Arroyo @ Arroyo High School @ 4:30pm

Tuesday - September 9

Varsity Girls Volleyball vs Rosemead @ Rosemead High School @ 3:15pm
JV Girls Volleyball vs Rosemead @ Rosemead High School @ 4:30pm

Wednesday - September 10

JV/Varsity Boys Water Polo vs. Milken Community @ UCLA @ 3:15pm

FS Girls Volleyball vs Milken Community @ Alhambra High School @ 4:00pm

Thursday - September 11

Varsity Girls Volleyball vs El Monte @ Alhambra High School @ 3:15pm

JV Girls Volleyball vs El Monte @ Alhambra High School @ 4:30pm

JV Football vs Temple City @ Temple City High School @ 3:15pm

Frosh Football vs Temple City @ Moor Field @ 3:15pm
JV/Varsity Boys Water Polo vs. Roosevelt High School @ Roosevelt @ 3:15pm

Friday - September 12

Varsity Football vs Temple City @ Moor Field @ 7:00pm

Varsity Boys Water Polo El Rancho Tournament @ El Rancho High School (TBA)
Saturday - September 13

Cross Country Laguna Hills Invitational @ Laguna Hills High School @ 8:00am

Varsity Boys Water Polo El Rancho Tournament @ El Rancho High School (TBA)

Good Luck to all fall sports ! Go Moors !
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Activities

EVENTS:
  • Hello Moors! Issue 3 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: Federal aid provides help for AP exam fees.
    -OPINIONS: Are police overexercising their power in Ferguson?
    -FEATURES: Hollywood’s ethical standards seem disparate from our day-to-day moral code.
    -SPORTS: Follow women’s progress in the sports world in recent history.
  • Do you like to read or write fan fiction and short stories? Come join the Alhambra Novelties! Open Meeting after school today, Thursday 9/11 in Room C124.

RALLIES:

  • Join us for Blue & Gold this Friday 9/12 during lunch! Don’t forget to rock your blue and gold every Friday, Moors!

SENIORS:

  • Senior class shirts are now available in the Student Bank and Moor Market! Shirts are $6 with ASB and $12 without.

FUNDRAISERS:

  • 2017 Sophomore Council is pre-selling Gummy Bears this week until Friday 9/12.
  • MESA is pre-selling Hot Cheetos this week until  9/15.
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