Today is an A Day (THIS Monday, 5/27 is a Holiday - NO SCHOOL...return Tuesday for “regular” A/B/A/B and last “Spirit Week”).
PLUS Week - This week, 5/20-24, is PLUS Week at SHS. It stands for Peace, Love, Unity, Soquel. Every day this week at Brunch there will be activities taking place. There will be music, sidewalk chalk, and a table set up to sign the Peace Pledge and obtain a bracelet. The goal of this year’s PLUS Week is for every student and every teacher and staff member to wear a bracelet. Come join us at Brunch in the 1st Quad to commemorate this week celebrating tolerance!
French Club - TODAY/Brunch/Rm. 218.
Chess Club - TODAY/Lunch/Rm. 103.
Feminist Club - TODAY/Lunch/Rm. 105.
JSA - TOMORROW/Brunch/Rm. 105.
Interact Club - TOMORROW/Brunch/Rm. 214.
CONGRATS - Kudos to Kirsten Phariss, the Santa Cruz County ROP Portfolio Agriculture and Natural Resources Scholarship winner!!
Awards - Underclassmen who want to claim their Awards from YESTERDAY’S (Wed 5/22) ceremony, may do so by seeing Cheryl in the Front Office.
Job Opportunity - “Tech Assistant Internship at Mountain Elementary School”. They are looking for a Junior or Senior who would assist with an after-school Tech Club (Mouse Squad). This student would also help maintain existing computer hardware and assist Mountain School Staff with application and software questions. You can contact Mountain School at (831) 475-6812.
Seniors - Panoramic Order Envelopes MUST be turned in to Cheryl in the Front Office NO LATER than end-of-day TOMORROW, Friday 5/24. AND...
If you need a transcript to be sent to a college after graduation, you must fill out a “Transcript Request Form” outside the Registrar’s Office. Sign up NOW and the request will be held until grades are posted. You MUST write the address of the college on the Request Form, so have it with you. Give it to Ms. Weber, the Registrar, or put it on her door in the receptacle.
Sophomores - All those interested in AP English MUST attend a meeting this week in Rm. 107...Last names beginning with A-J will meet TODAY, Thursday 5/23 at Lunch and those with last names beginning with K-Z will meet TOMORROW, Friday 5/24 at Lunch. See Ms. Dawson if you have questions.
Blood Drive - Don’t forget to turn in your Red Cross Permission Slip by TODAY, Thursday 5/23. They must be signed in pen! The Blood Drive is NEXT Thursday, 5/30 in the LOWER Gym. Turned in your Permission Slip to Ms. Candau’s Rm. 120 OR a Red Cross Club member!
Prom - A Knight of Elegance will be TOMORROW, Friday 5/24 from 6-11p at the Chaminade, and YES, dinner will be included!
Spirit Week - All you Soquel Highers pay attention! Our LAST Spirit Week starts THIS Tuesday, 5/28 when we return from Memorial Day weekend “Holiday Monday”. Tuesday will be Tie Dye. Wednesday 5/29 will be Wildlife, Thursday 5/30 will be Tropical, and Friday 5/31 will be Thrift Shop! Dress up! Have fun! Let’s end on the right note! Go Big or Go HOME!!
Ultimate Frisbee - Our first game against Aptos High was RE-scheduled to this Wednesday, 5/29 at AHS. If interested, please see Mr. Knapp in Rm. 701.
Choir - There are still openings for women in NEXT year’s Concert Choir. Ladies, if you are interested see Zina in Rm. 401 for more information. AND...
Concert - Come out and support vocal music at SHS at our annual Spring Concert THIS Wednesday, 5/29 at 7:30p in the MU. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children, and $10 for advance reserve seating. The Concert will feature performances by Women’s Choir, Men’s Choir, Concert Choir, and Jazz Singers. See you there!
Yearbook - Hey Soquel High! If you haven’t purchased your 2013 yearbook, do it NOW! They are selling out quickly and summer’s almost here! Bring your money to the Finance Office or buy it online at www.jostens.com for only $80.
Community Service - Second Harvest Food Bank has several projects you can help with to get those Community Service hours. See Cheryl in the Front Office for more details. ALSO...
The County Elections Dept. is offering clerical work for those students interested in, or in need of, Community Service hours. Please see Cheryl in the Front Office for contact information. AANNDD...
ALL Community Service paperwork to be used for Saturday School credit MUST be turned in no later than NEXT Friday, May 31. This does NOT mean June 1st!!!!
Seniors - Those interested in applying for the SHF Scholar/Athlete Scholarships, please see Mr. Walters OR check the SHS website! AND...
Please advise the Counseling Secretary, Suzanne Williams, of any award, honors, and/or scholarships you have received. We would like to honor you in our Senior Awards Ceremony to be held on Wednesday, 6/5 at 6:30p in the MU. Please also stop by the Counseling Office and sign the “yellow sheet” indicating what colleges you have applied to and where you plan to go in the Fall.
Driver’s Ed - Those students that are interested in earning their Driving Learner’s Permit, there will be a class offered by the Santa Cruz Adult School (across from HHS) from June 17 thru July 5, M-F, 9-11a. If interested, please sign up in the Front Office OR on the SC Adult School website. All other questions, please talk with Mr. Knapp in Rm. 701.
Junior BOYS - Any interested in Government can attend The American Legion of Watsonville’s “Boys State” Program. The Program takes place from Saturday, June 22 to Saturday, June 29 in Sacramento. The post pays for ALL expenses. The Boys State Program is a nationwide program educating young men to be the leaders of tomorrow. If you are interested in Government, contact the Counseling Department for further information.