Today is the last day to vote! THE WENDEL ELIASON AWARD: Every year we honor a senior in memory of Wendel Eliason, a fallen hometown hero. Wendell Eliason was a graduate of Escalon High School, a standout student and athlete, killed in Vietnam when his helicopter was shot down on March 31, 1965. He was 24 years old and was the first from this area to give his life in Vietnam. Each year, one graduating senior is selected to receive the award named in his memory. The student must exhibit the qualities of citizenship, leadership, conduct and service that Eliason was known for during his life. Please vote now for the senior that you feel best fits the qualities that the Wendel Eliason Award represents on Voting will be open all day Monday and Tuesday until 3:05 pm. User ID is your Student ID and password is escalon (all lowercase).

Seniors – if you haven’t picked up your cap and gown orders, see the main office before school, at lunch or after school.

Attention art club our final art meeting is today at lunch. Remember to bring white t-shirt for art camp on friday.

Photo club! Our final meeting will be this wednesday at lunch in room 40

ATTENTION 18 YR OLDS! Attendance for 18 Yr Olds are being reviewed. Please make sure that if you are checking yourself in or out, that  you have a legitimate reason to clear your absences.

FCA – There will be a Fellowship of Christian Athletes pizza lunch meeting on Friday in room 10. We will be featuring a guest speaker. You do not need to be an athlete to attend, everyone is welcome. Join us for lunch on Friday.

Seniors! All Saturday School Hours must be cleared prior to Graduation or you will not be participating in the Graduation ceremony.

Attention all Cougars and staff members! Junior class is hosting a drive-thru dinner night on May 22nd catered by House of Beef! Dinners are $45 and to be picked up in front of the High School between 4:30 and 7:30pm. Dinners include Tri-Tip, corn, beans, salad, bread, and a 2 liter soda. Contact Mrs. Canfield if you would like to purchase one. Dinner ticket sales end on May 15th!

Attendance Reminder– You have 2 days to clear absences or they will be unexcused.  Bring note or have a parent call the office to clear your absences ASAP.

ASB office is closed this Friday, May 18.

Attention EHS, are you interested in an internship or a potential career utilizing technology with Drones?? Friday 5/11/18 after school in room 36 there will be a presenter from the company “Drone for Hire”. This presenter will explain to you the process for getting licensed as a drone pilot and how you can become employed in what is now one of the fastest growing sectors of the Ag and technology job fields. If you would like to attend stop by room 36 to sign up.

Good morning!  If you received an invitation to the Senior Awards Night.  This is an IMPORTANT announcement...You MUST RSVP to Mrs. Nunes and let her know if you are attending (or not attending) Senior Award Night,  If you aren’t going, the presenters will not need to come and need to be notified. If you don’t RSVP, you will not have a reserved seat and won’t be admitted to the event, as your presenter will not be there to present your award.   Please come to the ASB office to RSVP by Thursday. The ASB office is closed this Friday.

Seniors…Have you received scholarships outside of the ones here at school?~ If so, we want to hear from you so we can recognize you in the graduation program!! If you received any scholarships outside of the scholarships here at school, please see Mrs. Nunes in the ASB office to ensure all of your scholarships are noted in the graduation program. The last day to turn in this information is May 17.

Sober Grad: Tickets are $40 now and will be $45 at the door.  Tickets may be purchased in the library. You must turn in the signed permission form to purchase a ticket..

Track: If you ordered track pictures, please come by room 2 to pick them up. Also, be sure to wash your jersey and turn it in to room 2!

Attention Cougars!!: There are only 70 yearbooks left, get yours now in the ASB office for $80.00. Yearbooks go up to $85.00 next week, so get one now!

Today is the last day to buy a yearbook for $80.00.  Tomorrow, May 16, the price increases to $85.00.  Get yours today!

Attention Cougars looking for a job: If you are 18 years old, have a driver’s license, and are looking for a summer job please come see Mrs. P in the Counseling Center for more information.  

GSA will be hosting another “Game Night” right after school in Room 14 until 6:00 pm on Thursday, May 17th. All are welcome to attend.

Students taking AP PSYCHOLOGY NEXT YEAR meeting next Tuesday at Lunch May 15th in room 23.

Football: Football Meeting at Lunch in room 23 on Thursday May 10th.

Debate Club: If you are interested in running for a Debate Club officer position, the informational meeting is TODAY Tuesday, May 15 in Room 15. Officer applications will be distributed.

AP Biology – If you are considering taking AP Biology, please see Mrs. Gentry for information about your summer assignment during lunch on Thursday, May 17.


SPORTS – Week at a Glance                        

Tuesday May 15

Track SJ Sections @ Chavez High School

Baseball Playoffs @ EHS vs Liberty Ranch – 4:00 – Release the Vartsity boys and the following boys Luke Anderson, Bryce McPherrin, Brad Hagland, Dillan Ruiz, Clayton Ferreira JV at 2:30 for their game. B

Thursday May 17

Track SJ Sections @ Chavez High School

Volleyball meeting Thursday in Coach Lou’s room 27, at lunch.