Congratulations to the Varsity Soccer team for winning their third TVL Championship on the bounce with an 8-1 victory over Hughson yesterday.  We hope to have the same amazing support in the playoffs again this year.

All cars parked on any part of the campus, MUST have a parking pass or it will be towed.

Students are advised to remain off of the football bleachers and out of the football stadium area during lunchtime.

My favorite teacher Contest applications are available outside the main office and in the library. Due March 2nd.

Come by the Escalon Youth Center at lunch and buy some delicious D’boni’s pizza today and all proceeds are donated back to EHS for student activities!

Class of 2021 T-Shirts are still available.  There are just a few left!!!! Come and get yours in Room 19 for $18

Come be inspired! There will be a meeting of the Inspire the Youth Club next Tuesday, Feb. 13 in Room 26. Hope to see all of you there!

Animal Shelter Collection:  In each of your 4th period classrooms you will find a collection jar.  The FFA officer team is raising money to donate to our local Escalon Animal Shelter.  The collection will end during FFA week on 2/14/18.  The 4th period class that raises the most money will win a pizza party courtesy of the FFA chapter!

Send a special Valentines gram to a friend, teacher or significant other for Valentines Day this year! ASB Junior Class is selling valentines grams during lunch this week in front of ASB window Tuesday-Friday to raise money for this year’s EHS Prom!

Calling all Cougars! Are you ready to dodge, duck and dive? We are having our first EHS staff and Student dodgeball tournament in March! We have room for 16 teams of 8. Get your club, team mates, friends together and form a team to compete for your chance at trophies and bragging rights!. Come see Mrs Canfield in Room 13 for more details!!

Attention FFA Members: The Delta-Cal Sectional speaking competition was a huge success for Escalon FFA members! We are very proud of all of our participants!
Results as follows:

Best Informed Greenhand-2nd overall team
Isabell Delgado -4th
Emma Bracco- 6th

Impromptu
Jack Fitzgerald – 1st, will advance to Regionals

Extemporaneous
Matt Lima – 1st, will advance to Regionals
Scott Terpstra – 3rd, will advance to Regionals

Job Interview
Mary Adams – 1st, will advance to Regionals

Prepared
Megan Rocha – 6th
Trenton Nascimento – 7th.     Way to go Cougars!!!

Have you checked out the scholarships lately?...New ones are coming in including a couple of local ones.  Please check the board in the hallway near the ASB office, as well as Naviance for the latest opportunities.  There are more in Naviance than on the board due to space.  Please see Mrs. Nunes in the ASB office if you have any questions.  She is here to help.

Attention seniors…If you are signed up to go to Disney grad night…Please be sure your ticket is paid in full.  We are a week past the due date and need to get payments in.  Thank you.

The Kiwanis Scholarship has a NEW due date.  It is due March 22.  Please be sure this is on time.

Attention all students – The new Escalon Percussion Ensemble is looking for members. You do not need to be a drummer to join and there is no experience necessary. We have changed rehearsals to Tuesday evenings from 6-8pm. Please come by Room 16 and see Ms. Crow or Ms. Steffanic to sign up.

CSF- There will be a meeting Friday at Lunch in room 34. Come see Mr. Bower to pick up an application.

Attention Seniors~  If you are interested in senior apparel please stop by the counseling center. We have one senior hoodie size XL, two senior t-shirts size Large, and a keychain. See Mrs. P for details.

Attention all Students!  Come to the library and check out a book and check out the new seating area.  We are  getting many magazines for leisure reading.  Everyone visiting  the library can enter the drawing to win a gift card to Starbucks. Come and put your name in the bowl.  Winner will be announced Wednesday,  Feb 28th.

Kaiser Summer Internship – If any students are interested, please pick up a flyer and complete an online application between  Monday, February 5, 2018 at 9 a.m. and Sunday, February 18, 2018 by 6 pm. See boxes outside main office for flyer on how to apply.

                     

SPORTS – Week at a Glance                        

Thursday, February 8

Boys Basketball – vs Hilmar @ Home 4:30

Girls Basketball – vs Hilmar @ Hilmar – 6:00 pm (Hilmar High School, 7807 Lander Ave, Hilmar, CA 9532)

Friday, February 9

Boys Basketball vs Mountain House @ Mountain House High School – F 4:30, JV 6:00, VAR 7:30

  • Mountain House High 1090 S. Central Parkway, 1090 Central Pkwy, Mountain House, CA 95391,  
  • Please release the Freshman and JV boys’ basketball teams at 2:40.  Depart at 2:50.

Girls Basketball – vs Mt House @ Home – JV 6:00, VAR 7:30