Week of Sep. 11

Posted by Briana Hurd on 9/10/2022 8:00:00 AM

Here's what's happening at West Park this week! 

Weekly Updates Archives


Sunday 9/11 - to all we have lost in the 9/11 attack, West Park remembers.

Monday 9/12

Tuesday 9/13

  • Progress Report Window Closes
  • College Visits (in the Student Union) - Oregon State University (1st lunch)
  • Wrestling Workouts Start Today! Scroll down to view details and contact information.
  • Girls Volleyball (home) vs. Null @ 4/5/6pm

Wednesday 9/14

  • Late Start & Adivsory Day (offices are closed until 9am)
  • Senior Products during Advisory! All seniors will go to the gym to preview with Josten's!
  • Club Rush @ Lunch in Quad
  • Career Visits (in the Quad near Student Union) - Army
  • Wellness Center - "My Reasons to Stay Safe" activity outside our doors at lunch in honor of Suicide Awareness Month

Thursday 9/15

  • Drama Club - 7:45am-8:20am in the Drama Room!
  • UC Application Workshop (in the Student Union) - both lunches *Seniors*  
  • Girls Volleyball (home) vs. Valley Christian @ 4:30/5:30pm
  • Varsity/JV Football Game (home) vs. Rodriguez @ 5:30/7:30pm - wearing red, white, blue from last game as well as neon for Construction Night!

Friday 9/16

  • College Visits (in the Student Union) - University of California - San Diego (1st lunch)


Find more dates here: Panther Calendar, Wellness Center, College & Career Center Calendar, Athletics (only home games played on campus are listed above)



  • News Broadcast from Last Week 9/7 (Media Class) - highlights of what's coming up!


  • New Tardy Policy! Effective immediately, students who are not demonstrating habits of success, such as timeliness, may be subject to intervention. Click to read more.


  • Homecoming - click here for dates, times, costs, and applications!


  • Home Football Game - this week, our game is on Thursday night! Join us as we combine last week's theme (Saluting our Service and wear red, white, and blue to show your support) as well as next week's theme (Construction Time with lots of neon)!


  • Senior Products - Seniors will go to the gym with their Advisory class to preview items they can purchase from Josten's (grad announcements, spirit wear, etc.). Online ordering will begin 10/1 (more info to come!).


  • UC Application Workshop - We're holding our first UC Application workshop to help you fill out your application, and discuss any questions that you may have as you start! Please RSVP by clicking the link to indicate which lunch you'd like to attend so we can reserve a room large enough to fit all interested Seniors. An email will be sent to students prior with the room number. RSVP for September 15th UC App Workshop 



  • Photos for the Yearbook - if you missed our make-up day, please reach out to...
    • Grades 9-11: email Ms. Buljan at dbuljan@rjuhsd.us to schedule a time to get your photo taken here on campus.
    • Seniors: your Senior Portraits are due Nov. 19th! Call Bill Smith Photography to schedule your appointment at 916-749-1026 free of charge!


  • Wrestling - starting this Tuesday 9/13, anyone interested in wrestling is welcome to show up in the Wrestling Room (behind the Small Gym) to start practice. Just bring athletic clothes & running shoes. Workouts are Tues-Thurs 4:00-5:45pm. No experience needed! Contact Coach Bret Friend at bfriend@rjuhsd.us with any questions.


  • Congratulations to our College Board National Recognition Program recipients!!!
    • Ginika Nnaji: National African American Recognition Award 
    • Isabella De Leon: National Hispanic Recognition Award  
    • Kamea Coloma-forbis: National Indigenous Award 
    • Manaia Taula-lieras: National Hispanic Recognition Award and National Indigenous Award 



  • 2023-24 School Calendar- the district just released next year's calendar. Click link or find it under "Resources" on our website.


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