Spartan Times

June Newsletter Issue X

Principal's Message

Summer, Summer, Summer time! Here it is...yes your vacation is on deck and you deserve all of it. Enjoy every single day that you have off from school. Please don't forget to exercise the brain by participating in various activities around the Bay Area. Check out the following:

Remember self care is self love so do things that make you happy, hopeful, and hyped up about winding down. Have an amazing summer!

Be Positive. Be Purposeful. Be Productive. Be a Spartan Graduate.

Principal Scruggs Smith, M.Ed

Graduation Recap

Emery High Class of 2021 Graduation

Emery High School Commencement Ceremony 2020-2021

Spartan Summer Swim


Grab your bathing suits and swim trunks...come to the pool because the Spartan Summer Swim time will help keep you cool!

When: June 21-July 19, 2021

Time: 12:15 - 1:15 PM

Where: Emeryville Aquatics Center

1170 Steve Dain Drive

(formerly 1170 47th Street)

Pool locker rooms will be available for changing before and after EHS students swim!


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Did You Know...

  • June 5 is World Environmental Day, a day meant to raise environmental awareness across the globe.
  • The June birth flower is the Rose and the Honeysuckle.
  • June 19 is Juneteenth (also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day). On this day in 1865, Union General Gordon Granger read the Emancipation Proclamation aloud in Galveston, Texas, effectively liberating slaves in the state, which had thus far been beyond control of the Union Army.
  • June is the month with the longest daylight hours of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, and conversely, June has the shortest daylight hours of the year in the Southern Hemisphere.
  • June 21 is Father’s Day.
  • June is also Black Music Appreciation Month