Thursday, January 14, 2021

The Daily Bulletin 

Woodcreek High School  - Home of the Timberwolves

www.woodcreekhigh.com 

Thursday, January 14, 2021

 

Attention Students and Families: We want schools to remain open, but to do so, we need your help. Please document on the screener if a student is exposed to Covid-19, has a positive Covid-19 test result, or is experiencing symptoms so that we are aware. We could possibly end up quarantining more students than necessary if we do not have accurate information. We appreciate your support in working together with us.

 

General News & Information: 

 

Back to School Night is TONIGHT ~ Thursday, January 14, 2021 via zoom.  There is NO HUB on January 14th.  Principal's message & ZOOM LINKS HERE

 

Friday (1/15) is Dress to UnImpress... Dress in your comfiest wear! The current spirit point totals are Seniors in first with 217 points, the Sophomores are in second with 197 points, in third are Juniors with 109 points, and lastly the Freshman with 102 points. Make sure to dress up to earn your class more spirit points!! Go Creek!

 

No School on Monday, January 18, 2021 ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Day

 

Senior Sweatshirts on sale now!  Senior Sweatshirts are on sale in the WHS webstore right now! They are selling for $35 or $40 if you choose to personalize your own sweatshirt. All pre orders are due by Friday, January 22nd. The Webstore link is: https://tinyurl.com/woodcreekstore and can also be found under Resources on the school website.

 

Calling all philanthropists! In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King and his service to others, Woodcreek’s Day of Service is on January 18th, the holiday to celebrate his birthday.  We encourage you to check out these COVID-friendly service opportunities, and serve your community that day. Post a picture of you volunteering on your instagram story and tag @woodcreekhighschool for a chance to win a prize.  Let’s overwhelm our community with service this MLK day!  Go Creek!

 

The Woodcreek Nature Center is now accepting applications for the 21/22 school year. If you want to be a docent at the Nature Center next year you will need to complete the application form and return to Mrs. Grinsell in room 501 (kgrinsell@rjuhsd.us). You also need to sign up for the Nature Center class when you register for next year's classes. Nature Center Application

 

PSAT ~ Sophomores:   The PSAT testing date for all Sophomores will be February 24, 2021 with more information to follow. Any questions please contact your counselor or Mr. Hayes in room 127 or email at phayes@rjuhsd.us. No sign up is required, all Sophomores take the PSAT at no cost. 

 

SAT:  Woodcreek High School will be open as an SAT test center for two dates in the spring 2021 semester - March 13th and May 8th. If you need to take a SAT test and would like to test at Woodcreek, please register online for the test ASAP, seats are limited.

 

Looking for an opportunity to express your creative side? Well, the First Annual Woodcreek Film Festival is a great opportunity for you to do just that. All you have to do is submit a film by Monday, January 25th  in order to be able to win up to $400. There will be 5 different prizes for 5 different categories, Best Film $200, Best Acting $50, Best Script $50, Best Soundtrack $50, and Best Cinematography $50. If you are interested visit this link below which has all the rules and guidelines. We can’t wait to see what you create!  Film Festival Rules and Guidelines

 

Attention former Child Development students: If you have not picked up your Baby Timeline poster from last spring, please do so ASAP (room 435). Left-over posters will be thrown out on Friday, January 29th.

 

Clubs at WHS: Join a Club! Check out our Club Slideshow and our Club Roster and get involved today!

 

California Scholarship Federation is accepting applications through January 22, 3:00 pm. Please use the link below to apply. You are using ONLY 5 of your Fall 2020 midterm (quarter 1) and final (quarter 2) grades to qualify. Late or inaccurate applications will not be considered. Questions? Please email Mrs. McGrath: smcgrath@rjuhsd.us, or speak with Chris Van or Sarvesh Krishan. CSF Application

 

January's Club of the Month is Glamor Gals. This club is based on a nonprofit foundation that inspires conversation and companionship through complimentary beauty makeovers given by teen volunteers to seniors living in residential care.  They meet the second Monday every month at lunch via zoom. If you would like to join this amazing club contact club president at karina.kopchuk@student.rjuhsd.us.  

 

College & Career:   Work Permits: Applications & Instructions HERE! 

 

Free Construction Workshops Open to ALL: This is a very cool opportunity open to any Woodcreek student! Lennar Corporation will be hosting 3 Construction Workshops here on campus. If you're a Junior, attending these workshops could lead to a paid internship over summer. If you're a Senior, this opportunity could lead to a job after graduation. No prior construction experience is needed. To sign up, please see Mrs Lott in the Career Center by January 26th! All workshops will be in the construction shop located in room 310. Workshop details and dates are found here

 

Athletics:  

 

Soccer (Boys)  www.woodcreeksoccer.com/BoysTeams.html 

 

Cross Country: Coach Castillo at acastillo@rjuhsd.us. Conditioning is every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30. 

 

The Wellness Center:   Schedule a virtual APPOINTMENT with our available Wellness staff.

 

Lykos 2020-2021 Yearbook:

 

Health Center

 

 Library:  Open from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.   Newsletter 

 

Transcripts: Woodcreek High School has partnered with Parchment for all electronic transcript services for current students and alumni. Parchment is a secure service that allows you to place and track orders online, accessible 24/7. For additional assistance contact Vicky Souza (916) 771-6565 ext: 4046. 

 

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Counseling Department December  Newsletter:  

 

Schedule an appointment with your Counselor, click on their name. 

Students LAST NAME starts with… 

 

(A – Cs) ~ Ms. Morgan Schafer

 

(Cu – Ho)   ~ Mr. Jeff Devlin

 

(Hor – Me)   ~ Mr. Jim Alstot

 

(Mert – Sa)  ~ Mrs.Hoekstra

 

(San – Z)   ~ Ms. Ruiz