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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

SPORTS UPDATE: Numerous Schedule Changes

Varsity Baseball DoubleHeader tomorrow, 3/23, at 4:30 and 7 at Taylor Field. The game for today in Paso is still on.
Lower level games for Baseball today are CANCELLED
Tennis match for today has been CANCELLED
Softball Thursday 3/23 at Paso.
Wednesday Chicken Alfredo pasta and cheesy breadsticks. Turkey Caprese sandwich. Baked potato (adults only).  Pizza.
California Fresh Thursday Meet the Fisherman and Farmers:Fresh fish tacos with house-made slaw and avocados grilled for you on site! Turkey Yaki Soba salad.  Turkey Pesto wrap.  Pizza.
Friday Chicken Nuggets with mashed potatoes.  Greek Chicken salad.  American Sub sandwich.  Pizza.
*Specialty sandwiches and salads are available to adults only.  Please order by 9 am.  Call Allison at X2997 or  704-1759.

2017-18 Registration:  The PowerSchool portal to select your 2017-18 classes is open and closes Friday, March 24th, at 4pm.  To access the PowerSchool registration directions to begin selecting classes, visit the SLOHS website, under the “Student” tab click on “Registration”.  Please contact your school counselor with any questions.

TODAY

AP Exam Confirmation notice: Please carefully review the exams you have purchased. If the confirmation notice does NOT reflect the exam(s) you were expecting to take, see Secretary Mrs. Kreyenhagen in the Counseling office to make the correction no later than Today at 4 p.m. as the ordering process will be complete and no additional changes may be requested. If the exam(s) listed on the confirmation notice are correct, no action is needed.

Seniors be sure to sign up for the 50 Day Dinner at break today!  It’s free, but reservations are required!

Looking for an easy way to let a friend or SLOHS staff member know how awesome they are?  Say thank you, or send a word of encouragement or appreciation, by stopping by the REACH Postcard Project table at break and lunch today in the quad, or in the library if it’s raining.  Write a note and we’ll deliver it for you!  Don’t miss this chance to spread kindness!

Attention ALL students!  The Counselors will be in the library during lunch on Wednesday and Thursday of this week to help you with registration.  Reminder … Your completed registration printout, including signatures, is due to your 2nd period teacher this Friday, March 24th!

Tigers, the SLO Democrats will be having a meeting Today at lunch, in the Lecture Demo Room.  Come by for some pizza and discussion about political events!

Women in Engineering meets Wednesdays in room 507 at lunch.

MEXA Club meets Today in room 134 during lunch.  See you there.

Film Production Club meets Today at lunch in Mrs. Stephens room (128).

POSTPONED due to rain:  SLO High Track and Field against AGHS.

The ‘SLO HIGH School Wide Art Show’ is accepting artwork through Today. For more information pick up an application from an Art Department teacher.

TOMORROW

Anyone interested in the Trig Star Competition, please come to Mr Jimmie Johnson’s room (100) at lunch on Thursday, March 23rd.  We will go over the format of the test, review some critical topics and talk strategies for success.  If you are not able to make this meeting, please see Mr Johnson ASAP to get some prep materials.

REACH Club will meet in the library conference rooms at lunch on Thursday.

Come check out what FCCLA has in store at their lunch meetings every Thursday in room 513!  Lunch and lots of fun is provided.

Come to an Astronomy Club meeting in Mr. Ritchie’s room (108) on Thursday, March 23rd, during lunch.

UPCOMING & ONGOING

Art After Dark Exhibit!  Enter an art piece into the School Wide Art Show and possibly be chosen for the ‘Art After Dark’ SLO High Art Exhibit at the Art Central Gallery opening May 5th.  See a SLO High art teacher for more info.

Hello Tigers!  Join ASB, FNL and MEXA Club for a great night during EL Baile de Primavera (spring dance) on Saturday, March 25th, from 8pm – 11pm, in the New Gym.  Tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Attention Students! Sign-Ups are now available for SLO High’s very own Ping-pong Tournament! Games will be played by teams of two. So grab a partner and turn in your sign up sheet, which are available outside of the ASB room (130)! Sign-ups are due by Friday, March 24th, so don’t delay!!

New Art Courses for 2017-18:  When registering for 2D art courses for next year (i.e. painting, drawing, design), follow this guideline for placing yourself into the correct level…

  • If you are NEW to taking 2D art, sign up for Art 1.
  • If you have taken Drawing 1 and/or Design 1, sign up for Art 2.
  • If you have taken three art courses (Drawing 1 and Design 1&2) or (Drawing 1, Design 1, Painting 1), sign up for Art 3.
  • Art 4 & AP Art – 2D Studio will be offered the following year (2018-19).   

You can find this art selection guide posted in the art department classrooms and in the 500 wing. Contact your counselor and any art teacher for more information

Have you ever wanted to speak on, or educate your peers on something you are passionate about?  Well here’s your chance! Tiger Talks are SLO High School’s take on the famous TED Talks.  Applications are available outside the ASB room (130) and due on March 31st. Both students and staff are encouraged to apply!

Change in PSAT 10 Test Date:  Please mark your calendar. The PSAT 10 exam date has been changed to Monday, April 3rd. Please plan on arriving to the test site location no later than 7:50 a.m. You will receive a reminder notice and test location prior to the exam. If you have any questions, please see Assistant Principal Ms. Mamo.

The SLO Color Blast Fun Run is a non-competitive family-friendly 5k run/walk on Saturday, April 8th.

Band Fundraiser:  Turn in used phones and ink cartridges to support band.  We get more money than you may think!  Drop items off at the band room until Monday, April 10th.  Donations are also being accepted.  

FROM THE CAREER CENTER

Cuesta College Reps will be in the Career Center on Tuesday, March 28th, at Lunch to share information about the Cuesta Summer Bridge Program with 11th and 12th graders.  Learn about the amazing programs & resources at Cuesta.  Take a 3 unit career planning course & complete a paid on campus work experience.  June 19 – July 20th, Monday – Thursday, from 8am – 4pm.  Limited space available!  Sign up now!

Apply to join the FEMA Youth Preparedness Council                                                Deadline: March 31, 2017 Students in 8th thru 11th grade who have engaged in community service or are interested in emergency preparedness are encouraged to apply.  Over the course of a 2-year term members represent the youth perspective on emergency preparedness and share information with their communities.  Applicants must submit a completed application form, two letters of recommendation, and academic records.  website.https://www.ready.gov/youth-preparedness-council

Just 1 Student Job Fair at Morro Bay High School on Tuesday, April 11th, from 8:30am – 11:30am. Employers are looking for energetic, enthusiastic students just like you!  Hotels and restaurants; and automotive, landscape, veterinary, and computer related companies are hiring. Come ready to interview with your resume in hand, and to be hired!  To sign up see your CTE teacher, come to the Career Center, or go to http://goo.gl/7vbQ5u. Call Janet Stutzman at 549-1341 for more information.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

Mayor’s Award for Community Service   Celebration & ceremony will be on Tuesday, June 6th. To be eligible for the Mayor’s Award, students should submit community service verification forms to the Career Center NO LATER THAN Monday, May 15th. Service conducted the summer of 2016 may be included.  It’s not too late to meet your goals!

Go to www.volunteerslo.org to SEARCH the database for volunteer opportunities, events and nonprofit needs; to BROWSE opportunities in SLO County, to CONNECT to VOLUNTEERING and make your impact on our community!

SLOHS Athletics Department is hosting summer athletic camps for kids age 4-13  High School students are needed to volunteer for leadership positions to assist with the camps.  You do NOT need to be an athlete.  Sign up to volunteer this summer at: https://goo.gl/forms/AiwaSmyTyV1LXIy23.  See Mr Brandow, Mr Monroe or Mr Meinert for more information.

SCHOLARSHIPs

Search for scholarships in Family Connection/ Colleges/ Scholarships & Money

King David’s Lodge NO. 208                                                                                                  Deadline: March 30th  Two(2) to four(4) $1500 scholarships are awarded each year. Not required to have Masonic relative. Selection based on GPA, community service, employment record, and long term plans to finance your education, plus a 250 word biography. More information: 544-5566. Applications in the College & Career Center.

PG&E Better Together STEM SCHOLARSHIP                                                                     Deadline: March 31st Applicants must be pursuing a degree is engineering, computer science, information systems, cyber security or environmental sciences. Go to pge.com/educationprograms for more information. Up to $5,000 for 4 years awarded.

Hearthstone Housing Foundation                                                                                         Deadline: March 31st  Multiple scholarships up to $5,000 for students from SLO County and especially residents of the Madonna Road Apartments. Applicants must have a minimum 2.75 GPA, have demonstrated financial need and be available for a phone interview. Transcript, sealed letters of recommendation, and 2016 proof of income are required. Paper applications available in the Career Center.

Various Agriculture Scholarships                                                                              ALL  Deadlines: March 31st Central Coast Greenhouse Growers Association Scholarship; SLO County Cattlewomen Scholarship; San Luis Obispo County Farm Bureau Women Scholarship; and Vaqueras Del Camino Equine Scholarship -  more info in the Career Center

WANTED Future Teachers! The San Luis Coastal Teachers Association Scholarship    Deadline: April 3rd Paper applications are available in the Career Center for anyone in the Class of 2017 who is interested in becoming a teacher or educational specialist.

NEW SCHOLARSHIP:  Rotary de Tolosa  Engineering Vocational Scholarship               Deadline: April 4th Multiple $1,000 scholarships for Seniors interested in Vocational Studies. Please see Mrs. Martin in the Career Center. Engineering may include, but is not limited to: computer, electrical, civil, mechanical, environmental, geotechnical, architectural, biomedical, chemical, project management, construction, industrial, structural, aerospace, agricultural & biological, marine & ocean, mining, nuclear & petroleum engineering, industrial studies, and computer science.

HELP WANTED

TACKLE WAREHOUSE is hiring part-time students for customer service, picking and packing. 254 Granada Drive, SLO 800-300-4916. The application is available at  http://img.tacklewarehouse.com/PDF/tackle_App_2017.pdf Complete and hand deliver. Take your work permit application with you to your interview!

Sports This Week
Sport Date Opponent Location Time Dismiss Depart
BVTen WED PIONEER VALLEY SLOHS 3:30 PM 1:53 PM ****
VBsbl WED PASO ROBLES PASO ROBLES 4:30 PM 1:53 PM VANS
JVFrBsbl WED PASO ROBLES SLOHS 4:30 PM 1:53 PM ****
BGolf THUR ARROYO GRANDE SLO CC 2:00 PM 1:00 PM VANS
Swim/Dive THUR RIGHETTI SINSHEIMER POOL 2:30 PM 1:15 PM 1:30 PM
BVTen THUR MISSION PREP MISSION PREP 3:30 PM 1:53 PM VANS
BVolVarsity THUR MISSION PREP MISSION PREP 5:30 PM 1:53 PM VANS
BVTen FRI CATE CATE, Carpinteria 3:15 PM LUNCH VANS
BJVTen FRI ARROYO GRANDE SLOHS 3:30 PM 1:53 PM ****
JVBsbl FRI PASO ROBLES PASO ROBLES 4:30 PM 1:53 PM VANS
SBall FRI PASO ROBLES PASO ROBLES 4:30 PM 1:53 PM VANS
FroshBsbl FRI PASO ROBLES SLOHS 4:30 PM 1:53 PM ****
VBsbl FRI PASO ROBLES TAYLOR FIELD 7:00 PM 1:53 PM ****
Track/Field SAT EASTER RELAYS SANTA BARBARA TBA **** 6:30am 2 BUSES
SBallVarsity SAT NIPOMO(DOUBLE HEADER) NIPOMO 11:00 AM & 1:00PM **** ****
Swim/Dive SAT SLO DIVE PREVIEWS SINSHEIMER POOL TBA **** ****
Track/Field SAT MEET OF CHAMPIONS AZUSA PACIFIC TBA **** TBA 1 VAN