Free at-home test kits are available via USPS. Anyone can request up to 4 free rapid tests using the following link: https://special.usps.com/testkits.
Planning to attend the prom or Disneyland grad bash? Please be sure you are eligible now, so you are ready. You can check with the library and ASB for fines due (for ASB, this includes athletic uniforms, cheer uniforms, and class t-shirts)
Kindness Matters: Next week is kindness week at EHS! Dress up day Monday is Red, White, and Blue day, Tuesday-Western Day, Wednesday-Anything but a backpack, Thursday-Neon Day, and Friday-Pajama Day. There will be opportunities to join in acts of service on campus and our community as well. On Monday, EHS students will be writing letters to heroes: law enforcement, active service alumni, fire department, and EMT’s. There will be a Chalk Art lunch time activity on Wednesday, and kindness grams sold during lunch (Monday-Thursday) to share with a friend. Together, we can make kindness normal!
PIT APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE! Peer Interaction Team is a class that teaches you how to be a peer counselor and gives you the opportunity to put those skills into practice by supporting and counseling younger students in the district. If you are interested in joining PIT next year, come pick up an application from Mr. Thomason in room 12. Applications will be accepted until Monday, March 14.
ASB Leadership Applications are available now! Leadership class supports school culture and community by putting on Spirit Weeks, Homecoming, Rallies, and more. Stop by Rm 7 and grab a packet from Ms. Steffanic to learn more! Applications are due by Friday, March 18th.
Attention FFA Members: If you are attending FFA State Conference, there is a mandatory meeting this Wednesday at lunch in RM 37.
FHF Club: There is a meeting today at lunch in Room 24. Come hang out, eat lunch, and socialize with us!
Prom Tickets are available now! The “Northern Lights” Prom will take place on Saturday, April 2nd, from 7-11 pm at the Almond Pavilion in Oakdale. Every EHS student attending needs to turn in a completed Contract no later than March 25 to buy a ticket. If you want to buy a non-EHS guest ticket, you’ll need a Guest Request turned in no later than March 22 and wait a few days for approval. Ticket prices are $60 and will increase to $70 after 8 am on March 21. The last day to buy a ticket is March 25 at 3:10 pm. Questions?? You can refer to the FAQs on the ASB door or check the Instagram account for prom updates. The EHS Student Contact and Guest Request forms are available in the hall near the ASB office, at the ASB office, or on Instagram. You can buy your prom tickets with cash at the ASB office or with a credit card online at:
(EHS Student Ticket): https://escalonusd.myschoolcentral.com/asbworks/(S(jw4o52pyg3muarqbz4y1rqff))/apps/webstore/pages/Product.aspx?org=14675&pid=10138
The online store is at www.escalonhigh.org, then go to the “Families” heading and “Online Store” (under Families) to register for an account or log in to make purchases, donations, or payments.
If you are interested in trying out for the cheer team, there will be an informational meeting on Monday, March 14th at 6 pm at the EHS Quad
The SFPUC (San Francisco Public Utilities Commission) is hiring seasonal workers on all the watersheds. These are usually recent high school graduates with experience in ranching or other agriculture, and we rely on them for maintenance such as mending fences and clearing roads. The full description is here: City and County of San Francisco Watershed Worker (Summer, 2022 ) - Burlingame, Millbrae and Sunol locations - SFPUC (7542) | SmartRecruiters
MJC is excited to host evening workshops where students can complete Core Steps (Application, Orientation, & Educational Planning).
To register for the workshops, students can simply click on MJC workshops and select the date they would like to attend.
Disneyland Grad Nite Registration is closed: Review your individual payment updates by visiting the link below: https://www.wetravel.com/trips/escalon-high-school-class-of-2022-grad-nite-trip-gl-travel-anaheim-94446292
Some great scholarships are due this week. Please get your applications in for the ones you meet the requirements for Don Adams for Collegeville Alumni. There are others due as well that you can apply to directly. The Scholarship List is on Google Drive in the Class of 2022 Classroom.
Jostens will be here on campusMar 31, 2022during lunch to deliver the caps and gowns already ordered. There will be extras on hand for those still needing to purchase.
Orders must be made through Jostens only using the following three options:
- Phone: 1-800-JOSTENS (800-567-8367)
- Mail Order: 5631 N Figarden Dr. #110, Fresno, CA 93722
- Apparel items will be shipped directly to the student’s address. Announcements and cap and gown orders will be sent to the school.
Seniors MJC updates:
The MJC team would like to share a great resource with you. They know that students have had trouble activating their student emails, so they are sharing this step-by-step tutorial. Click on the link https://youtu.be/oGPUhQR8qAc?t=118