Attention all powder puff players/coaches- The powder puff game has been moved to Thursday September, 20 you must turn in both your paperwork and money before you can practice this week or play in the game next Thursday. Yes….that means you can still turn it in! Practices run from 6-7 Mon-Thurs this week. See Mr A or Mr. Bower to sign up.
Any student that upgraded to an ASB card after picture day. See the counseling center they now have the printer to upgrade your card. You will need to take your student ID card and a copy of your receipt in order to get it printed. If you need a copy of your receipt see ASB window to get a copy. Available before school, during break or after school. Do not send students during class.
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- PSAT tests are on sale now in the counseling center for $17. The test date is Wednesday October 10, 2018.
JR’s and SR’s that would like to earn some money by being a tutor please come by the counseling center to sign up.
Due date is 9/15 and quickly approaching! 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.
FCA – There will be a Fellowship of Christian Athletes pizza lunch meeting on Friday in Room 10 during lunch. 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.
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
A new scholarship just opened! It’s the 2019 Beverage Industry College Scholarship Program. The scholarship is posted in Naviance and in the scholarship bulletin board near the ASB office. See Mrs. Nunes in ASB if you have any questions.
Attention All Students!! – The Film Club’s outdoor movie night has been postponed to a later date. We apologize! There will be more details to come when it is rescheduled.
Film Club – There is a film club meeting this Friday the 14th at lunch in Room 12! Be there!
VPA- VISUAL PERFORMING ARTS club is reserving tickets to see “The Crucible” on October 4th at the Sacramento Theater. Space is limited, see Mrs. Rissetto in Room 19 for permission slips. Cost is $20
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!!
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.
The Debate Club, Club Rush Skittles winner is junior, Manny Diaz. Please come to Room 15 to pick up your skittles at lunch.
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 the 14th at lunch in room 11. All are welcome
Key Club this Thursday at lunch in room 25 Come join the meeting and sign up for events. New members are always welcome.
Girls Basketball – Limited Practices begin tonight 6:30-8:30 in the New Gym. Must have a physical turned into Coach D prior to participation. More information will be provided at practice.
SPORTS – Week at a Glance
Cross county practice is at 3:10 today meet in room 25
Wednesday, September 12
Volleyball at Riverbank, JV/V, 5:30/6:30
Thursday, September 13
Girls’ Golf at Linden, release at 1:15
Freshman Volleyball at Linden, release at 2:30
Friday, September 14
Freshmen Football at Gregori, 3:30, release at 1:40
Saturday, September 15
Cross Country at Bret Harte Invite, 3:30
Freshman Volleyball at Central California Classic