The Bobcat Bulletin

Yorba Linda Middle School

October 13, 2018

Important Information

The Great California Shakeout

This Thursday, October, 18th is the Great California Shakeout. Students will be practicing what to do in the event of an Earthquake while at school. Duck and Cover drills will be practiced as well as evacuation routes. There will also be an opportunity for us to test our emergency communication to parents through our Blackboard App in a mobile setting. For more information about the Great California Shakeout please visit their website

Family Picnic

This Friday, October 19th is our annual Family Picnic Day on the lower fields and lunch tables. Parents you can come eat lunch with your student and students friends during their lunch period. Students with first lunch eat from 12:30 am to 1:00 pm. Students with second lunch eat from 1:22 pm to 1:52 pm. Please ask your student what lunch they have! Parents may bring chair and blankets to the field area. Parking will be available in both the front of the school, school parking lot and Tommy Lasorda Field House. Parking is limited carpooling is recommended. All visitors will be asked to sign in by the field house or the front of the school prior to entering campus. During each lunch, the Book Fair will be going on in the Library and parents and students are able to visit the library. Once lunch has ended we ask that parents promptly exit campus.

School Dances

6th Grade Dance is Thursday, October 18th

7/8th Grade Dance is Friday, October 19th

Dances begin at 3:35 pm at the Field House. Students will not be admitted after 3:50 pm into the dance. Students must stay at the dance the entire time. The release time is 5:00 pm. Please be prompt with the pick up of your student at 5:00 pm. All students must be picked up by 5:15 pm.

Book Fair

The book fair runs Monday, October 15th thru Friday, October 19th. It closes immediately after 2nd lunch on Friday. It is open 8:15 -3:45 Monday through Thursday. Friday 8:15 - 2:00. Please come to see the great selection of books. All proceeds help purchase new books for our school library. Thank you for supporting our library.


October 15-19- Scholastic Book Fair

Thursday, October 18 The Great ShakeOut Earthquake Preparedness

Thursday, October 18- 6th Dance 3:35 pm to 5:00 pm

Friday, October 19- Family Picnic @ YLMS

Friday, October 19- 7th/8th Dance 3:35 pm to 5:00 pm

October 22-26- Red Ribbon Week

Friday, October 26, End of the First Quarter (minimum day)

Empowered Women in Industry

Tuesday, Oct. 16th, 6pm

1651 Valencia Avenue

Placentia, CA

The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District (PYLUSD) cordially invites you to attend "Women in Industry," an inspirational event geared towards empowering the next generation of female leaders through 21st century learning on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

Individuals of all ages are encouraged to the Women in Industry event for the opportunity to learn from an esteemed panel of female captains of industry who represent the diverse professional sector.

Women in Industry will take place Tuesday, October 16, 2018, in the PYLUSD Performing Arts Center located at 1651 Valencia Ave, Placentia, CA 92870. The time is to be determined. This event is free to the public.

CLICK HERE to read about last year's event, or CLICK HERE to watch last year's event.