The Friday Forecast

The Week of August 26-30, 2019

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Walnut ASB Holds Branding Iron Rally!

Today, our ASB program held a Branding Iron Rally to honor our Football team. We had performances from our pep squad, dance team, drumline, and trombone chaos!


Photo was taken by Tristan Gonzalez

Events Schedule At A Glance: August 26-30

MONDAY - AUGUST 26

  • *Periods 1-6 Regular Day Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm
  • Key Club Backpack Drive - until the end of September
  • Student tutoring in the library - M/T/TH 3:00 pm- 5:00 pm
  • Clubs: All forms are DUE August 27
  • SENIORS: Class Cabinet Apps. @ ASB DUE August 30
  • College Visit: University of Washington


TUESDAY - AUGUST 27

  • *Periods 3-4 & 5-6 Tutorial Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm
  • Club Forms due @ ASB
  • Club Meeting: ECGA @ Lunch (MPR)


WEDNESDAY - AUGUST 28

  • *Period 1-4 Collaboration Schedule - 7:50 am -2:00 pm (Early Out Dismissal)
  • Club Fundraiser: HOSA Popcorn sales (ABS & E/F gate) @ 2:00 pm
  • Club Meeting: Robotics @ 3PM (MPR)


THURSDAY - AUGUST 29

  • *Periods 1-2 & 5-6 Tutorial Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm
  • Seniors! Class Cabinet applications due @ ASB
  • Back 2 School Night - 7:00 pm in the Gym
  • AP Parent Info Night - 6:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center
  • Fundraiser: Publications BOBA sale (MPR) @ 6:00 pm
  • Fundraiser: Robotics Club Snack and Lanyard Sale (MPR) @ 7:00 pm
  • Club Meeting: ECGA @ Lunch (MPR)


FRIDAY - AUGUST 30

  • *Periods 1-6 Minimum Day Schedule - 7:50 am - 11:52 am

WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL BELL SCHEDULE

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News and Announcements

Back to School Night - August 29

On behalf of Walnut High School, we are happy to welcome you to the 2019-2020 school year! We would like to invite you to Back-to-School Night, Thursday, August 29, 2019. Our evening will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. in the gymnasium. There will be performances by various student groups. If your student has a 0 period, your evening will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the respective teacher's classroom. This is a great opportunity for you to follow a daily schedule of your son/daughter and to personally meet each teacher.


Please click the link below for the official letter, schedule, and campus map as you prepare for Back to School Night.

AP Parent Info Night - August 29

Join us on August 29 at 6:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center as we hold an AP Parent Informational Night.

JOIN THE WALNUT HIGH COMMUNITY CLUB!

We are starting the Walnut High Community Club this year for parents to work together and support the needs of our staff and students. Come be a part of The Herd! If you are interested in helping out please click the link below.
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JUSTINA KOZAN WINS GOLD TWICE!!

Walnut Sophomore, Justina Kozan, wins two gold medals at the FINA Junior World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Today (Friday August 23) she won the Gold in the 200m Medley! You are amazing Justina!
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JOIN A STUDENT GROUP - LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!

Mr. Maine wants to hear from you! Student Think Tank is looking for freshman students who are positive and who focus on solutions and have any great ideas. Your suggestion could be our next big initiative or event, but it starts by telling us what you want. You can also use this platform to let us know any concerns we should be focusing on.

Student Think Tank members need to be committed to the group and attend each scheduled meeting once a month.

If interested please visit Ms. Estrada, Mr. Maine's secretary in the front office.

Library Computers - Student ID Required!

Students! Please present YOUR CURRENT STUDENT ID to Library staff BEFORE sitting at a computer to confirm your availability to access the INTERNET.

Key Club - Backpack Drive

Key Club is teaming up with Walnut High School and participating WVUSD schools in a donation drive for underserved students across Southern California. Our goal is to collect brand new school supplies for K-12 students. We are reaching out to our community to help as many students as possible. All donations would be greatly appreciated and sent to Mr. Panlilio at Walnut High School in F6 until September 30th. Remember, it takes a village!

Make Up Pictures

School and Staff make-up picture day is Thursday, September 5 from 10:30-3pm on the MPR stage.

SENIOR RESERVED PARKING SPOTS

Attention class of 2020! There's a limited number of Senior reserved painted parking spots. Pick up a senior parking form @ ASB.

Interested in being a Class of 2023 Officer?

Freshmen, if you are interested in being a class of 2023 officer, pick up an application @ ASB.

DROP OFF TABLE

Front office drop off table will be cleared off MONDAY MORNINGS. PLEASE make sure students are picking up items the same day they are dropped off!

Senior Tributes

Congratulate your graduate with a Senior Tribute. Senior Tributes are personalized pages in the yearbook that include pictures, messages and videos. Pre-orders are available now at https://forms.gle/rTFKMK2k3Ei1CQTC9.

Pricing:

1/4 page: $200

1/2 page: $300

Full page: $450

2 Full pages: $800

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SAVE THE DATE - Parent Symposium - Sept 28

Our District will be hosting a Parent Symposium on September 28 at Walnut High School starting at 8:30 am. Maureen Healy will be the keynote speaker this year. She is the author of great books including The Emotionally Healthy Child and Growing Happy Kids. Click here for more information on Maureen: https://growinghappykids.com/


More details to come!

HOW TO: OPEN YOUR LOCKER

By now, every student should have received their locker assignment and combination. The video below is a brief tutorial on how to open their locker. If they are still having locker troubles, have them visit Mrs. Voss in the textbook room.
HOW TO: Open Your Lockers at Walnut High School

School Lunch Policy

Due to safety concerns, we DO NOT accept student lunches in the office. We understand the importance of student nutrition, but we encourage students to either purchase lunch at school or bring their lunch from home. Food, drinks, or other items are NOT to be passed to students through the fence. This is STRICTLY PROHIBITED.


Please Note: Parents can now access the Food Services Department from our website under the Parents tab. On that page, parents can set up and deposit funds into their student's lunch account for purchasing lunch on campus.

COUNSELING CORNER

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UPCOMING PSAT DATES

JUNIORS!

PSAT sales will start Tuesday, Sept. 10 - Friday, Sept. 13 @ ASB from 2:00pm - 3:30pm.

CURRENT ID and CASH/CHECK for $30


SOPHOMORES!

PSAT sales will start Tuesday. Sept. 17 - Friday, Sept 20 @ ASB from 2:00pm-3:30pm.

CURRENT ID and CASH/CHECK for $30


Upcoming SAT Dates

Upcoming SAT Dates, sign up on Collegeboard.org
    • Saturday, October 5th Register by: September 6th
    • Saturday, November 2nd Register by: October 3rd
    • Saturday, December 7th Register by: November 8th

Make Up Classes

Students who need to make up classes or would like to re-take a course they received a “D” or “F” in will need to see their GLC for referral to the Mt SAC High School Referral program

GLC Listing

9th GRADE (Class of 2023)

Sarah Doramus (interim) (A – Li, ext. 43649)

Jeff Jacks (Lo – Z, ext. 43626)


10th GRADE (Class of 2022)

Ken McDill (A - Lo, ext. 43635)

Corolar Schultz (Lu – Z, ext. 43630)


11th GRADE (Class of 2021)

Viviana Hoyos (A – Lo, ext. 43641)

Sonia Nunez (Lu – Z, ext. 43616)


12th GRADE (Class of 2020)

Nathan Newman (A – Lo, ext. 43632)

Jenny Alegre (Lu – Z, ext. 43644)


ADP (Academic Design Program)

Elisabeth Everts (ext. 34264)


Intervention Counselor

Jennifer Peiten (ext. 43663)

ACTIVITIES

THIS WEEK IN SPORTS - SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE:


Monday, August 26

  • Varsity Girls' Golf vs Great Oak @ Mountain Meadows Golf Course

Starts: 2:30

  • ALL Levels Girls' Volleyball vs Brea Olinda @ Brea Olinda High School

Starts: 3:15 PM

  • JV Girls' Tennis vs Diamond Bar @ Walnut High School

Starts: 3:15 PM

  • Varsity Girls' Tennis vs Diamond Bar @ Diamond Bar High School

Starts: 3:15 PM

  • Legends FC Practice: Stadium

Starts: 6 PM – 9 PM

Tuesday, August 27

  • Varsity Girls' Golf vs Mater Dei @ Santa Ana Country Club

Start: 2:30PM

  • Varsity Girls' Golf vs Sunny Hills @ Mountain Meadows Golf Course

Start: 2:30PM

  • ALL Levels Girls' Volleyball vs Sonora @ Sonora High School

Start: 3:15 PM

Wednesday, August 28

  • JV Girls' Tennis vs Bonita @ Walnut High School

Start: 3:15 PM

  • Varsity Girls' Tennis vs Bonita @ Bonita High School

Start: 3:15 PM

  • Varsity Boys Basketball Practice: @ GYM

Start: 5:30 PM – 8 PM

Thursday, August 29

  • Boy Basketball Practice: GYM

Start: 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

  • Varsity Girls' Golf vs Sunny Hills @ Westridge Golf Course

Start: 2:30PM

  • ALL Levels Boys' Water Polo vs Bonita @ Bonita High School

Start: 3:15 PM

  • ALL Levels Girls' Volleyball vs Bishop Amat @ Bishop Amat Memorial High School

Start: 3:15PM

  • Freshman Football vs Gladstone @ Gladstone High School

Start: 3:15 PM

  • Legends FC Practice: Stadium

Start: 6 PM – 9 PM

Friday, August 30

  • ALL Levels Boys' Water Polo vs TBA @ Long Beach Poly Tournament

Start: 1 PM

  • Volleyball Practice: GYM

Start: 2 PM – 4:30 PM

  • Football Event: Pre-game Dinner: GYM

Start: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

  • JV Girls' Tennis vs Sunny Hills @ Walnut High School

Start: 3:15 PM

  • Varsity Girls' Tennis vs Sunny Hills @ Sunny Hills High School

Start: 3:15 PM

  • Varsity Football vs Gladstone @ Walnut High School

Start: 7 PM

Saturday, August 31

  • All Levels Boys' & Girls' X-Country vs TBA @ XC Course 2.25
  • JV Volleyball vs TBA @ Gladstone Tournament
  • Varsity Boys' Water Polo vs TBA @ LB Poly Tournament
  • Boys Basketball Practice: GYM

Start: 9 AM – 11 AM