SLOHS Connect: Getting Ready for Homecoming


From the desk of Leslie O’Connor, Principal (Friday, October 4 2013):


  • Thank you to our COUNSELING DEPARTMENT and our parents of 10th grade students who attended the highly informative parent workshop this week.
  • Congratulations to Will Ernst from our Boys’ Cross Country team. Will took 2nd place this past weekend at the Stanford Invitational meet where over 280 runners competed. Will also won the Ojai Invitational two weeks ago finishing 1st out of 210 runners. Wow!
  • Our band will be performing in their 1st competition of the season on Saturday Oct 5th in San Jose. They will compete in three categories: Street March, Field Show, and Jazz. Good Luck Band!
  • We had a clean sweep in all categories at the FFA Opening and Closing Contest at Morro Bay High School. We won in the Novice, Open, and Officer Team Divisions.
  • Congratulations to Sydne Aguilar and Jessica Fauria on their selection to the National Hispanic Recognition Program as Outstanding Scholars for 2013-14.
  • Congratulations to our Girls’ Golf, Girls’ Tennis and Boys’ water Polo teams for impressive wins this week. Go Tigers!
  • Thank you to the Tiger Athletic Boosters and all the parents for an outstanding night of fund raising at our annual fundraiser. Kudos to Cheri Humphrey, Tami Nicholas, Jeff Thompson, and Jeff Brandow for their work on making the evening such a success!NEXT WEEK:
  • MONDAY: TCT will be in J-2 for Staff. Please bring the relevant rubrics and documents.
  • MONDAY: School Site Council (SSC) will meet in the school library from 6:30-8:00pm. All are welcome to attend.
  • MONDAY: Picture Make-Ups before school and at lunch in the foyer of the New Gym .
  • MONDAY : Parents of senior students please come to the Grad Night Planning Forum at 7pm. Parents will meet in the Principal’s Conference. Come PAY IT FORWARD– to help organize a memorable event for the Class of 2014. We hope to see you there!
  • FRIDAY: Homecoming Assembly on the main field after 5th period. We will be on a special schedule. Come and enjoy the Homecoming Parade afterschool through the downtown area. We will end at Mission Plaza.
  • SATURDAY: Homecoming dance. ONLY SLOHS students can attend the dance. Admission is $10 with ASB, $15 without. No ID NO Admission!

Have great week! Let’s join in the Homecoming Spirit next week!