Friday, January 17, 2020

The Daily Bulletin 

Woodcreek High School  - Home of the Timberwolves

Friday, January 17, 2020

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VOTE NOW for the 2020 Senior superlatives at https://bit.ly/37X3t9M . Voting is open NOW and closes Friday, January 17th, winners will appear in the senior section of the 2020 Lykos yearbook.

 

No School ~ Monday, January 20th (Martin Luther King Jr. Day). 

R & D Day + Pack Period on Tuesday, January 21st. Students dismissed at 1:47pm.

 

Want to make a difference next school year?  Come learn about the Peer Helper Class today during both lunches in room 122.  Peer Partners receive ongoing training, then work alongside Teachers in WHS classes to tutor and  mentor English Language Learners and Students with Special Needs.  

 

Chamber Choir auditions are now open! Sign up for the class during registration next week, and see Mr. K to audition.

We also have exciting news - Treble Chamber Choir is back! If you are a Soprano or Alto, sign up for the Treble Chamber Choir class for next year. And of course, singers of all skill levels are invited to sign up for Concert Choir. If you want to improve your vocal skills, this class is for you! 

 

Course Selection for the 2020-2021 school year:  All CURRENT Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors will be given registration documents and instructions on Tuesday, January 21st during 2nd period.  Students will have from January 21st through January 28th to enter their course selection in Homelink. We encourage students to discuss their options with their parents before making their final selection.  If you need guidance or have questions the counseling team will be in the Library during Pack Period January 23rd, 24th & 28th. Just a friendly reminder, once you've made your final selection counselors will not make changes after January 28th unless it's a level change or you're required to repeat a class.   As usual, all requests to make elective changes and lunch or Teacher preferences will be denied.  

 

After School Tutoring is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday after school until 4:00pm in the Library (all subjects) and the Math lab is in room 528. 

 

Senior Dedication & Yearbook Orders: Senior Dedication deadline is February 16th.  Yearbooks are on sale for $100. Go to woodcreekyearbook.com to purchase your Yearbook or create your Senior Dedication TODAY! 

Apply to be a part of Lykos yearbook for the 2020-2021 production year! Lykos is looking for candidates that want to work on a dynamic and fun team to produce the yearbook. Experience is not required, but a passion or interest in photography, design and/or writing is helpful. Applications are available online at woodcreekyearbook.com or in the front office. Don't delay - applications are due to Ms. Weidkamp's teacher mailbox by January 24th for current WHS student and February 21st for incoming freshmen.

 

No School ~ Monday, January 27th (Teacher Work Day).

R & D Day + Pack Period on Tuesday, January 28th. Students dismissed at 1:47pm. 

 

Graduation Requirement! Attention Juniors and Seniors, you MUST pass the  Personal Finance Course online through Blackboard to fulfill your graduation requirement. When you finish all sections and take all the quizzes, click on the final tab to sign up to take the final exam on campus. Final Exams are given every Wednesday after school in room 123. 

 

 

Clubs:

 

California Scholarship Federation is now accepting applications for the 2020 spring term. Applications are on the school website, on our Google Classroom from last term, and in room 438. Applications are due January 24th, 2020 in room 438 by 3:00 p.m. Late or inaccurate applications will not be considered for membership. Make sure to use ONLY Fall '19 grades (quarters 1 and 2) to qualify for this term. If you have any questions, see one of our officers: Sammy Barry, Ethan Tran, Chris Van, Jordan Roby, Sarvesh Krishan or speak with Mrs. McGrath in room 438.

 

Athletic News  

 

Spring Sports: All athletes participating in sports MUST be cleared online through “Athletic Check”.  Go to www.woodcreekhigh.com > Athletic Tab > Athletic Physicals. 

 

Lacrosse Conditioning: Boys JV will meet at the Stadium gates on Monday, January 20th at 4:30. Girls JV and Varsity will meet Tuesday, January 21st at the shade structure by the tennis courts at 4:30. If you have additional questions, please email: lacrossewoodcreek@gmail.com.  

 

Volleyball (Boys) Meeting on Tuesday, January 21st  during lunch in the gym lobby. If you have any questions please see Coach Jew in in the PE office, or Coach Johnson in Room 428. Tryouts on February 10th (6-8pm), February 11th (9-10pm) and February 12th (6-8pm) in the Gym. 

 

Tennis (Boys) meeting on Friday, January 17th after school at 2:45 PM in the small gym. All interested and returning players must attend. Try-outs start on Monday February 10th at 3PM at the tennis courts behind the school.

 

Golf (Boys) meeting on January 22nd at 6:00pm in room 521 for parents & players.  This is a great time to meet some of the coaches and get your questions answered on the upcoming season.  

 

Softball conditioning will start Thursday, January 23rd at 3:00 at the turf field on the corner of Woodcreek Oaks and Pleasant Grove. . www.woodcreeksoftball.com

 

College & Career Center   

 

Sign Up for the ASVAB! The ASVAB is a career exploration assessment, and is also required if you want to enlist in the military after high school. We will be hosting the ASVAB on Wednesday, January 22nd at 7:45am in the Library. Sign ups are at tinyurl.com/ASVAB2020WHS. Freshmen cannot test. Sign up ASAP! See Mrs. Lott with any questions.

 

  Library Newsletter

The Wellness Center is open to all WHS Students  Monday ~ Friday 7:30am to 3:30pm.

 

 

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