Monday, December 10, 2018
Finals Preparation Week – 12/10 – 12/14; No Extra curriculum activities.
Bookroom schedule for Closed week:
Monday 12/10: Regular day
Tuesday 12/11: Closed 9:45-12:15
Wednesday 12/12: Open at 9:00
Thursday 12/13: Closed 9:25-10:15
Friday 12/14: Regular day
Congratulations new CSF Members! We accepted a record 267 students based on your second semester grades from June 2018. Today and tomorrow (Dec 10-11) you can expect to receive your CSF Acceptance Letter during your 4th period classes or 3rdperiod if you have PE. Be proud of your strong academic achievement last year. The next CSF application period for this year’s semester one grades will be January 14 - 31, 2019. Save your semester one report card! Seniors: You must have at least one semester of membership in your senior year to qualify for a graduation cord or stole, so be sure to apply in January! ~Karen Jacobson (C327) & Eric Bergstrom, CSF Advisors
Come check out the Ceramic Holiday sale 12/10-12/14 in front of the cafeteria during LUNCH. Items include pots with succulents, bowls, ornaments, cups, plates, and more. Profits will help fund the next ceramic garden mural. Thanks for your support!
Please be advised that Advanced Placement (AP) students will receive a cover letter from our Assistant Superintendent of Financial Services along with a 2018-19 Student Eligibility Verification- College Board Fee Waiver Verification form. Students, you are expected to review this information with your parents/guardians and complete the form as deemed necessary to qualify for AP Fee Reduction(s). This form is due to return to your AP Teacher(s) on Friday, December 14 for processing. The cover letter and verification form is to be distributed to students by Monday, December 10th.
Library Information : Please remember all books must be returned to the library by Thursday, Dec. 20th before Winter Break. Also, remember we have lots of scratch-n-sniff Christmas bookmarks.
Auditions for the Spring musical: Chicago will be held after school on Thursday, January 10! Please be familiar with the song "All That Jazz" and wear comfortable clothing and either dance shoes or sneakers. Auditions begin at 3pm and will end at roughly 6:30pm. First come first served.
Interested in being a part of stage crew? Want to run lights and sound, build sets, select costumes, etc? See Ms. Snow for a Moor Tech Crew application in the Little Theater. Applications are due back by December 20. Tech interviews will be held Thursday, 1/17.
Please see these two links in the student bulletin for your access to the:
- Current Semester Club List
- Club Activity Form Status
Also attached, please open attachment, post, read and/or print. Thank you!
College & Career
CAREER CENTER NEWS:
Stop by the Career Center TODAY to sign up and pick up a permission slip for the following presentation:
- University of the West- Thursday, January 10, 2019 Per. 2
- University of La Verne- Thursday, January 17, 2019 Per. 5
Please see NEW separate attachment and list of SCHOLARSHIPS as of December 10, 2018. Please open attachment, post, read and/or print.
ASB Events, Activities and Fundraiser attached for the week of Dec. 10, 2018. Please open attachment, post, read and/or print. Or see below:
ASB FRESHMAN ELECTIONS
- Rep. Results: December 10 Monday
WINTER SPIRIT WEEK (12/10 - 12/14)
- Fuzzy Monday (fuzzy socks, fuzzy sweater)
- Bring your own Blanket Tuesday
- Sweater Weather Wednesday
- Pajama Thursday
- Blue & Gold Friday
- December 13 Thursday: Mighty Moor Marching Band Winter Concert
Fundraising + Open Meetings:
- December 10 Monday: Ceramics Holiday Sale (Lunch
- December 10 - 14: AHS Dance Holiday Grams Presale
- December 14 Friday: Class of 2021 Blaze Pizza Fundraiser (2PM-7PM)
- December 19 Wednesday: Class of 2021 Bon Appetea Fundraiser (2PM-7PM)
- December 21 Friday: Girls Tennis Party City Bake Sale (8AM-4PM)
- December 22 Saturday: Badminton Party City Bake Sale (8AM-4PM)
- December 23 Sunday: Red Cross Party City Bake Sale (10AM-4PM)
- December 28 Friday: Class of 2021 Souplantation (2PM-7PM)
- December 30 Sunday: Key Club Party City Bake Sale (9AM-2PM)
Boys' tennis tryouts are Monday and Tuesday December 10th and 11th after school at the tennis courts. Please come properly dressed.
Monday, 12/10 - SAC ELAC Parent Meeting @ 6:30 pm in the AHS Cafeteria.The purpose of the SAC/ELAC meeting is to enhance communication between the school and the parents. We would like parents to give us your input about how we can better meet the needs of our parents. The agenda includes: Sign-In; Review minutes; PAC/DAC/DELAC Reports; Review needs assessment results; Reclassified Certificates; SPSA highlights/action plan; Parent Involvement and Goal and Evaluation. Translators in Chinese and Spanish will be available to assist you. We look forward to meeting with you on December 10 at 6:30pm. . Your participation is vital to the success of our school.
- Finals – 12/17 – Period 0, 1 & 4
- 12/18 – Period 2 & 5 Students’ dismissal is at 12:17 pm.
- 12/19 – Period 3, 6 & 7 Students’ dismissal is at 12:17 pm.
- Thursday, December 20 is Minimum Day Schedule; Students’ dismissal is at 12:10pm.
- Friday, December 21 - Pupil Free Day. End of 1st Semester
- From 12/24/18 to 1/4/2019 - Winter Break - School resumes 1/7/2019
Reaching for Moor
Badminton Tournament Results: Congratulations to the top six student teams who competed recently in the badminton tournament sponsored by the VISA Service Club at lunch in the gym. The tournament winners included:
1st - Fangxiang Su (Amy) & Jiabin Xu
2nd - Haixiang Zeng & Guoquan Miao
3rd - Leyi Feng & Jia Wen Su (Carmen)
4th - Ding Li-Ling & Francisco Cabello Razo (Estiven)
4th - Duong Vo & Yong Jie Song (Derrick)
4th - Bill Lee & Zhexi Zhang
VISA thanks Ms Kaiser in the PE Department for supporting the tournament as well as the members of the AHS Badminton team who helped with net set up and judging.
Last week we had the honor of being present as AHS accepted a Golden Bell Award from CSBA for their Moor Friends Club. All of us in attendance were incredibly proud. The LACOE Superintendent sent out a highlight of all the Golden Bells awarded to LA County Districts. Congratulations to AHS!
Always visit our redesigned school website www.ahsmoors.org for updated calendar and bulletin information. For grades, attendance and more information log onto the parent portal at: http://family.ausd.us
Alhambra High School is a great school! Go Moors!