Bulletin

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Bulletin for the week of February 12, 2018

GENERAL:

*AP Tests are on sale now through March 16 at the Bookkeeper window.  Siblings wishing to get the multi-test discount must buy at the same time.  Forms are available on the counter.

* The computer literacy test will be offered on Thursday, February 22 at 2:00PM in B-5. See Mr. Foster in B-5 for details and to sign up. Seniors will have priority.

* Attention Seniors!  Global Scholars is offering five $1,000 scholarships for underprivileged or disadvantaged seniors in Ventura County.  Applicants must plan to attend college or university this fall, have an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher, and submit applications by March 31st.  Please visit globalscholarsinc.weebly.com to access applications and additional details.

* Do you need service hours?  Girls and Boys tennis are raising money for a new Rally Backboard.  Donate 1 bag of 25 pairs of lightly used shoes and receive 2 hours of community service.  We are collecting shoes through April.  Bins are located in the front office and in the boys’ and girls’ locker rooms.  Simply bring the bag to Coach Grafenstein or Coach Anderson in the locker rooms.  Count out the shoes and receive your community service hours.  All sizes and styles of shoes are accepted except for ski boots and golf shoes.  Thank you.

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER:

* Visits:

  • Dream International Barber/Cosmetology: During lunch February 21st
  • The Craft Studios: If you are interested in barbering, come and listen to a past ACHS student who now owns his own barbering shop. February 13th, during 3rd period.

*Scholarships due soon:  Please make sure to view your student email for more scholarship information.

  • California State PTA & PTSA members
  • Jackie Robinson Foundation
  • Edison International
  • Elks National Foundation
  • Northrop Grumman Engineering
  • Davidson Fellow
  • California Strawberry
  • Vegetarian Resource
  • Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha Foundation
  • Toyota Teen Drive 365

* Seniors: If you are applying or have applied and will be attending Oxnard, Moorpark or Ventura College and are interested in attending OC Friday, MC Preview day or Pirate Friday, please come and sign-up with Mrs. Isaac in room C-4.

* If you have applied to Ventura College, please make sure to complete your Group Counseling before attending Pirate Friday.  If you complete this, you could get priority registration for the fall. See Mrs. Isaac for more information.

Juniors and Seniors: The Career Expo will be held on March 9th. If you are interested in learning about the different career options you have and learn some interview soft skills, please sign-up with Mrs. Isaac, space is limited. Last day to sign up will be February 19th.

*Seniors: Please, make sure to bring Mrs. Isaac a copy of the acceptance or enlistment letter of the University, Community College, Trade School, Apprenticeship or Military branch you will be attending. Also, bring information on scholarships and grants received. All this information will be kept confidential and will be used for reports and Senior Awards. This information is due by May 4th.

* Seniors: if you are attending Ventura College: come and hear about their First Year Experience Program. This program will give you assistance during your first year at VC, as well as priority registration. February 14 during 3rd. Sign up in room C-4.

CLUBS:

* Are you interested in pursuing a career in the medical field? Join ACHS Medical Academy! We have monthly speakers, workshops, and labs regarding careers in surgery, medicine, physical therapy, healthcare management, nursing, and more! We have monthly meetings in room L-12 at lunch. Please join on the remind app @ACHSMEDIC for updates.

* Engineering Club meets every Monday in room T-12 at lunch.

* Do you believe in gender equality? Would you like to support girls in developing nations? Join Girl UP-our meetings are Tuesdays in room J-2 at lunch. We fundraise, advocate, and empower on behalf of girls around the world through the United Nations Foundation.

* Join Interact Club, we meet every Tuesday in room L-1.

* If you love Spongebob and enjoy the first 3 seasons of the show, then Spongebob Club is just the club for you. Bring your  lunch and be ready to laugh at the antics of our friends from Bikini Bottom. We hold club meetings every Wednesday at lunch in room i-2. When in doubt, pinky out!

* KIWIN’S will be meeting Wednesdays in room A-7 during lunch. Hope to see you all there!

SPORTS:

* Boys golf try outs for new players will begin on February 13th after school. The try outs will be held at Camarillo Springs Golf Course. All boys should bring $5.00 for their green fee and wear a collared shirt. If you have any questions please see Mr. Dowden in room T-13.

* Check out goscorps.com for all winter scores and schedules.

OXNARD UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT: GRADE REPORT SCHEDULE:

Friday, March 2-End of Progress Grading Period

Friday, March 9- Grades Mailed Home

Wednesday, April 11–End of 3rd Quarter

Friday, April 20 -Grades Mailed Home

Friday, May 11-End of Progress Grading Period

Friday, May 18- Grades Mailed Home

Friday, June 15–End of 2nd Semester

Friday, June 22-Grades Mailed Home  

ACHS COMMUNITY CALENDAR:

* To view the ACHS Calendar please visit http://www.camarillohigh.us/calendar/

 CALENDAR Events- (Note: Dates & Times subject to change)

February 12 HOLIDAY – Lincoln’s Birthday NO SCHOOL
February 14 Valentine’s Rally – Quad During Lunch
February 15 Minimum Day/Staff Development Afternoon Minimum Day
February 19 HOLIDAY – President’s Day NO SCHOOL
February 22 Collegial Collaboration Day Collegial Day
February 28 ELAC Meeting Library, 6:00pm
March 1 Collegial Collaboration Day Collegial Day
March 5 Scorpion Showcase/OPEN HOUSE-Gym @ 6:00pm Minimum Day
March 6 PTSA Meeting Library, 6:30pm
March 8 Collegial Collaboration Day Collegial Day
March 9 Spring Rally Gym, Rally Schedule
March 10 SAT A-Wing
March 12 Winter Sports Awards Night Gym- 7:00 pm
March 15 School Site Council Meeting E-10, 2:00pm
March 15 Collegial Collaboration Day Collegial Day
March 16 Powder Puff Game Stadium, 6:00pm
March 22 ELAC & SSC Training DO- 6:00pm
March 26-30 SPRING BREAK NO SCHOOL