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5/22/17

VACAVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

HOME OF THE BULLDOGS

Monday May 22, 2017

6th Period PAWS   

 

Today in history… On May 22, 1802, the first of first ladies, Martha Dandridge Custis Washington died of a severe fever. When she married George Washington in January 1759, she was twenty-seven years old and a widowed mother of two. She was also one of the wealthiest women in Virginia, having inherited some 15,000 acres of farmland from her deceased husband, Daniel Parke Custis.

 

**ANNOUNCEMENTS**

Juniors and sophomores who will be employed for the fall semester or will do volunteer work for a non-profit group can sign up for WORK EXPERIENCE with Mrs. Torres in the Library.

 

**CLUBS*SPORTS*MEETINGS*ETC**

English 10XL Students, please come to Room 51, Tuesday May 23rd during lunch, to receive your summer work. –Fero

 

Attention all girls interested in playing girls tennis in the fall. There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, May 23rd in room 28 at lunch time. We will discuss physicals, summer practice, and conditioning. Hope to see you then! -Lee

 

**SENIORS**

SENIORS! Today is the MANDATORY meeting for Senior Trip! Please go directly to the gym following 4th period to check in, collect your t-shirt, and review details regarding expectations and the trip itinerary. Not attending this meeting will result in forfeiture of your ticket. See you there!

 

Seniors! Do you need your final transcript sent to the college you will be attending in the fall?

Please follow these instructions:

Pick up a final transcript request form from the registrar’s office.

Fill out the form completely. Check your email from the college for the admissions address. 

Complete a mailing envelope (9 ½ x 4) including the mailing address and postage stamp. 

Return the Final Transcript Request Form and completed envelope to Mrs. Lukehart no later than May 31st. Make sure you are not on the debt list. Debts must be cleared before your transcript will be sent! Transcripts are not automatically sent to colleges, you must request it!

See Mrs. Lukehart if you have questions.  

 

SENIOR ATHLETES – Do you need to have your transcript sent to the NCAA?

Pick up the NCAA final transcript request form from the registrar’s office.

Fill out the form completely; including your NCAA ID# and return to Mrs. Lukehart no later than May 31st. Make sure you are not on the debt list. Debts must be cleared before your transcript will be sent! Transcripts are not automatically sent to the NCAA, you must request it!

See Mrs. Lukehart if you have questions. 

 

**IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER**

May 24-25 * Senior Trip

May 27 * PROM

May 29 * Memorial Day Holiday

June 6-8 *Final Exams/Minimum Days

 

**BULLDOG SPORTS SCHEDULE**

Softball

Th-Wed

May 18-24

CIF SJS Playoffs

Sacramento

TBD

Boys Golf

Mon

May 22

NorCals

TBD

All Day

Track & Field

Thur/Fri

May 25-26

Masters

Elk Grove HS

TBA

Boys Golf

Mon

May 29

State

TBD

All Day

Track & Field

Fri/Sat

June 2-3

CIF State Championships

Buchanan High School

TBA

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5/22/17

Good afternoon everyone,

 

Teachers are offering students the opportunity to review for FINALS.  Please sign up in the Super Saturday book in the Counseling Office!

 

Lunch will not be offered.

 

If anyone has any questions, please do not hesitate to email me.

 

Desiree Nothstine

Super Saturday Admin

 

 

 

May/June Super Saturday/Finals

 

Teacher - Class

 

 

May 27, 2017 (Saturday - Prom)

 

Rodrigues, Julie - Spanish 

Wildgoose, Maya - Yearbook/Earth Science (Honors) - (8:30 - 12:00)


 

May 28, 2017 (Sunday)

 

Kellerman, Theresa - Pre Cal/Integ. Math 3 - (8:30 - 11:30)


 

June 3, 2017 (Saturday)

 

Kellerman, Theresa - Pre Cal/Integ. Math 3 - (8:30 - 11:30)

Rodrigues, Julie - Spanish 

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5/22/17

VACAVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

HOME OF THE BULLDOGS

Tuesday May 23, 2017

1st Period PAWS   

 

Today in history… On May 23, 1865, the Army of the Potomac celebrated the end of the Civil War by parading down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. Only weeks before, mourners watched Abraham Lincoln’s funeral cortege travel the same thoroughfare. With many buildings still dressed in black crepe, this joyous procession could not help but remind spectators of that unhappy occasion.

 

**ANNOUNCEMENTS**

Juniors and sophomores who will be employed for the fall semester or will do volunteer work for a non-profit group can sign up for WORK EXPERIENCE with Mrs. Torres in the Library.

 

**CLUBS*SPORTS*MEETINGS*ETC**

English 10XL Students, please come to Room 51 TODAY during lunch, to receive your summer work. –Fero

 

Attention all girls interested in playing girls tennis in the fall. There will be an informational meeting TODAY in room 28 at lunch time. We will discuss physicals, summer practice, and conditioning. Hope to see you then! –Lee

 

Students taking AP Biology next year, please come to room 45 on Friday May 26th at lunch, to receive your summer work. -Richardson

 

**SENIORS**

Seniors! Do you need your final transcript sent to the college you will be attending in the fall?

Please follow these instructions:

Pick up a final transcript request form from the registrar’s office.

Fill out the form completely. Check your email from the college for the admissions address. 

Complete a mailing envelope (9 ½ x 4) including the mailing address and postage stamp. 

Return the Final Transcript Request Form and completed envelope to Mrs. Lukehart no later than May 31st. Make sure you are not on the debt list. Debts must be cleared before your transcript will be sent! Transcripts are not automatically sent to colleges, you must request it!

See Mrs. Lukehart if you have questions.  

 

SENIOR ATHLETES – Do you need to have your transcript sent to the NCAA?

Pick up the NCAA final transcript request form from the registrar’s office.

Fill out the form completely; including your NCAA ID# and return to Mrs. Lukehart no later than May 31st. Make sure you are not on the debt list. Debts must be cleared before your transcript will be sent! Transcripts are not automatically sent to the NCAA, you must request it!

See Mrs. Lukehart if you have questions. 

 

**IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER**

May 24-25 * Senior Trip

May 27 * PROM

May 29 * Memorial Day Holiday

June 6-8 *Final Exams/Minimum Days

 

**BULLDOG SPORTS SCHEDULE**

Softball

Th-Wed

May 18-24

CIF SJS Playoffs

Sacramento

TBD

Boys Golf

Mon

May 22

NorCals

TBD

All Day

Track & Field

Thur/Fri

May 25-26

Masters

Elk Grove HS

TBA

Boys Golf

Mon

May 29

State

TBD

All Day

Track & Field

Fri/Sat

June 2-3

CIF State Championships

Buchanan High School

TBA

 

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5/18/17

suicide prevention ribbon
 

May is Mental Health Month. The intent of this observance is to bring awareness to growing mental health needs within our culture, and to fight the stigma associated with mental illness.  The Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” has brought national and local attention to issues related to mental illness and suicide.  Please take an opportunity to discuss the attached talking points with your children.  We need to work together to spread the message to our children that help is always available.

 

Click here for Discussion Points regarding "13 Reasons Why"

 

 

 

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5/17/17

KCRA 3 news reportCBS 13 news story
Dear Parents,

We can never be too careful when it comes to protecting our children.  A dangerous “game” surfaced on social media a while back, particularly with students in other countries. The game is being talked about by student in our schools. 

The “Blue Whale Challenge” app involves the enticement of students into risky behavior that could result in the final challenge of taking one’s life. While we do not know of any VUSD students who are playing it, we want to make sure that you are aware of it.

Evidently, it has been removed from the app store.  We are appreciative of members of the community who brought this to our attention; our children benefit when we work together to protect them.

Sincerely, 

Kim Forrest

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5/15/17

Please take a few moments to watch this video and share it. Our friends with Autism, like all people, need support and understanding. Helping students understand Autism is a great place to start.

screen shot of Amazing Things Happen video

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Class of 2017 Senior Info

Seniors, for all the latest information about your upcoming deadlines, events, and news, click the link below:

Senior Information

 

March 2017 Tireless Teacher

Congratulations to Ms. Nina Foster, March's Tireless Teacher of the Month!


 

VHS Spirit Gear Store

Please check out our new Vaca High Store:

http://varsityshop.com/vusd_vacaville_high_school/

 

This is your one stop shop for Spirit Gear.  Go Bulldogs!


AP Capstone is coming!

Watch an introductory video.

Listen to some of the students who have been through the program.

What is AP Capstone?

AP Capstone is based around two AP courses, AP Seminar and AP Research.

Explore other AP programs.

 

Bulldog Groundbreaking Celebration

Check out Vaca High's Lip Dub!

 

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We are proud to announce that the Vacaville School District and Vacaville High School have been recognized by the AP College Board with placement on the 6th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for increasing access to AP course work while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams.

 

To find out more about this honor, click here.  The complete 6th Annual AP District Honor Roll can be found here.

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