The City of Escalon is looking for Flag Football Referees. Games will be played on Saturdays beginning October 20th through December 8th. You must be 16 years old to apply, if interested you may pick up an application at City Hall or for more information contact Bridget at 691-7372.
JUNIORS- Starting today (Monday 9/10/18) PSAT tests are for sale in the counseling center for $17. The test date is Wednesday October 10, 2018.
REMINDER- If you haven’t turned in your Cougar kickoff forms, please turn them into the office ASAP
Reminder students are not allowed to park in the staff parking lot for any reason. The student parking lot and street parking only. You will receive a Saturday School if caught parking in the staff lot.
Attention powder puff football players, you must turn in both your paperwork and money before you can practice this week or play in the game friday. Yes. that means you can still turn it in! Practices run from 6-7 Mon-Thurs this week.
Class of 2020-There will be a Junior class meeting next Tuesday, September 11th during lunch in Room 2.
GSA-Club Meeting Thursday, September 6th during lunch in Room 14.
Who wants to participate in a Speak-Off Contest? CASH PRIZES will be awarded to the winners. Open to grades 9-12. Must have an interest in agriculture, resource conservation or the environment. Topic is: “How can RCDs help landowners reduce the threat of fires?” Please see Karen in the ASB office to get an application. Applications are due to your local Resource Conservation in Stockton before September 15, 2018.
Looking for scholarships? More than $300,000 in scholarships will be distributed to select winners via the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Available to students in grades 7-12. For deadlines and how to enter, go to artandwriting.org
Attention All Students!! – The Film Club is hosting its first OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT! We are going to be watching Mamma Mia! The Movie Night is this Saturday, September 15, at 8pm out on the lawn in front of room 17. Tickets are on sale this week, $3 ahead of time and $4 at the door. Come out and enjoy the movie with us!
Film Club – There is a film club meeting this Friday at lunch in Room 12! Be there!
Attention Cougars!! Did you miss out on any old yearbooks? Are you interested in getting one? We have yearbooks that date back to 1975, that’s when your parents were in school!! Stop by room 6 or see any yearbook member for more information.
Attendance Reminder– Don’t forget to pre arrange Unexcused absences at least 2 days in advance. For more information refer to page 8 of your school planner/handbook.
Attention Cougars– If you are interested in being a volunteer for the Escalon Animal Shelter, please stop by the Counseling Center to pick up an application.
Seniors- A rep from the University of Nevada Reno will be on campus October 18 @ lunch. If you are interested please come by the counseling center to sign up!!
Congratulations to Mrs. Fanjul, Mrs. MacGregor and Mrs. Villines for their BIG WIN at the Sip and Spell Spelling Bee.
Juniors- Would you like to spend a day with the FBI at their Sacramento headquarters? If you are selected you will get first hand experience of a day in the life of an FBI agent, learn about different career opportunities and cases. Come to the counseling center to find out how to apply!! Applications are due by September 21st.
Students on free or reduced lunches. Last year’s applications will expire on the 19th of September. If you have not applied yet for the current 2018/2019 school year you must do so by the 19th.
Academic Block E – Each year 10th, 11th, and 12th graders are recognized for their academic excellence with either a patch or pin. Stop by room 9 to pick up an application and see if you qualify. Application are due by 9/14.
Varsity Football – Don’t forget to stop by the community center right after school for the Team Meal.
Debate Club- The next meeting is Tuesday at lunch in Room 15. Club Members: come prepared with research to debate your topics. New members: join us in watching the club’s first debates! See you Tuesday!
REMINDER- All drivers must display a parking permit whether you park on or off campus. Please pick up your permit application outside of the front office.
Sacred Heart Club Meeting: Come join the Sacred Heart Club and Father Raj for free pizza and fellowship this Friday at lunch in room 11. All are welcome
SPORTS – Week at a Glance
Monday, September 10
Volleyball at Modesto Christian, F/JV/V, 4:30/5:30/6:30. Depart at 3:20.
Girls’ Golf at Micke Grove Golf Course, excuse Mikayla Schut, Sarah Abraham, Kara Kennedy, Ella Adams, and Ella MacKinnon All Day
Tuesday, September 11
Girls’ Golf at Bret Harte, release at 1:00
Wednesday, September 12
Volleyball at Riverbank, JV/V, 5:30/6:30
Thursday, September 13
Girls’ Golf at Linden, release at 1:15
Friday, September 14
Powder Puff football game here on our own turf at 6pm!
Freshmen Football at Gregori, 3:30, release at 1:40
Saturday, September 15
Cross Country at Bret Harte Invite, 3:30