Hudson's Bay Newsletter

March 2018

Administration


Val Seeley, Principal

Joe Accuardi-Gilliam, Associate Principal

Andy Meyer, Associate Principal

Patrice Woods, Associate Principal/A.D.

Mike Meskel, Dean of Students

Theo Mikaele, PBIS Coach

Counselors

Megan Fullbright - A - EQ

Kara Hecker - ER - LAM

Danijel Brdar - LAN - RE

Ray Lions - RF - Z

Elizabeth Mikaele - Lieser Campus & Success Academy

Office Hours


Main and Business Offices are open from:

7:00am - 4:00pm,

Monday through Friday

Please stop by school or call if you have any questions: (360) 313-4400.

Building Entrance

All Hudson’s Bay outside entrance doors will be locked at 7:30 a.m., with the exception of the main entrance.


All visitors must check into the main office before entering any other areas of the school.

Students arriving after 7:30 a.m. will need to enter through the Main Office.

Click here for VPS Sexual Harassment--Between Students

Sexual Harassment--Between Students information from VPS Regulation 5161

Click here for VPS Nondiscrimination

Nondiscrimination information from VPS Regulation 5119

Vancouver Public Schools Non Discrimination Statement


Vancouver School District is an Equal Opportunity District in education programs, activities, services, and employment. The district does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, including gender expression or identity, age, families with children, honorably discharged veteran or military status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal.


The district provides equal access to the Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups. The district complies with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Act of 1974, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Older Worker Protection Act, and all other state, federal, and local equal opportunity laws. You may also contact any of the following people by writing to them at:


Vancouver School District, PO Box 8937, Vancouver, Washington 98668-8937 or by calling 360-313-1000.


ADA Kathy Everidge; Title VII, 504 Kym Tyelyn-Carlson; IDEA Daniel Bettis; Affirmative Action Kathy Everidge; Title IX Elementary Debra Hale, Doug Hood; Title IX Secondary Chris Olsen, Doug Hood; Athletic Equity Albert Alcantar.

This notification can be provided in the appropriate language for communities of national origin and minority persons with limited English language skills by contacting 360-313-1250

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Уведомление об отсутствии дискриминации

Ванкуверский школьный район (VSD) является районом, предоставляющим равные возможности в области программ по образованию, различных видов занятий и деятельности, получения услуг и трудоустройства. Наш школьный район не дискриминирует на основании расы, убеждений, цвета кожи, религии, пола, национального происхождения, семейного положения, сексуальной ориентации, включая половое самовыражение и самовосприятие, возраста, наличия детей в семье, категории демобилизованных с честью ветеранов или военного статуса, наличия какой-либо сенсорной, психической или физической инвалидности, или использования дрессированных собак- поводырей или других животных, помогающих инвалидам. Наш район предоставляет равные возможности для вступления в организацию бойскаутов (Boy Scouts) Америки и в другие специализированные юношеские организации. Наш район также соблюдает Раздел 504 Акта о Реабилитации от 1973 г., Раздел IX Поправок к Закону об образовании (Title IX of the Education Amendments) от 1972 года, Раздел 402 Акта о Помощи ветеранам вьетнамского периода от 1974 г., Акт об американцах-инвалидах от 1990 г., Акт о Гражданских правах от 1964 г., Акт о Дискриминации по возрасту при трудоустройстве, Акт о Защите работников старшего возраста, также, как и все другие штатные, федеральные и местные законы о равных возможностях. Вы можете также обратиться в письменной форме к следующим сотрудникам Ванкуверских государственных школ по адресу PO Box 8937, Vancouver, Washington 98668-8937 или по телефону 360-313-1000: ADA – Kathy Everidge; Title VII, 504 – Kym Tyelyn-Carlson; IDEA – Daniel Bettis, Affirmative Action (Предоставление преимущественных прав) – Kathy Everidge; Title IX для начальных школ – Debra Hale и Doug Hood; Title IX для средних и старших школ – Chris Olsen и Doug Hood; Равный доступ к спортивным программам (Athletic Equity) – Albert Alcantar. Это уведомление может быть предоставлено на соответствующем языке лицам других национальностей и представителям национальных меньшинств, имеющим ограниченные навыки владения английским, для этого следует позвонить по телефону 360-313-1250.

Notificación de No Discriminación

El Distrito Escolar “Vancouver Public Schools” es un distrito que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades en sus programas educativos, actividades, servicios y en el empleo. El distrito no discrimina debido a raza, credo, color, religión, sexo, origen nacional, estado civil, orientación sexual, incluyendo expresión o identidad de género, edad, familias con niños, por ser veterano de guerra retirado honorablemente o por estado militar, por la presencia de cualquier discapacidad sea de tipo sensorial, mental o física o por el uso de un perro guía o animal de servicio entrenado. El distrito provee acceso igualitario para los “Boy Scouts of America” y otros grupos juveniles designados. El distrito también cumple con la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, Título IX de las Enmiendas Educativas de1972, con la Sección 402 de la Ley de la Readaptación de Veteranos de la Era del Vietnam de 1974, con la Ley de Americanos con Discapacidades de 1990, con la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, con la Ley contra la Discriminación por Edad en el Empleo, con la Ley de Protección de Empleados de Edad Mayor y con todas las otras leyes de igualdad de oportunidades a nivel estatal, federal y local. También puede contactar a las siguientes personas en la oficina administrativa del Distrito Escolar de Vancouver, escribiéndoles a PO Box 8937, Vancouver, WA 98668- 8937 o llamando al 360-313-1000: ADA – Kathy Everidge; Título VII, 504 – Kym Tyelyn-Carlson; IDEA – Daniel Bettis; Ley de Acción Afirmativa – Kathy Everidge; Título IX Primaria, Debra Hale, Doug Hood; Título IX Secundaria, Chris Olsen, Doug Hood; Igualdad en los Deportes, Albert Alcantar. Esta notificación se puede proporcionar en el idioma apropiado para las comunidades de origen nacional y para las personas de grupos minoritarios con conocimientos limitados del idioma inglés, poniéndose en contacto con el 360-313-1250.

"The Bay Way"

Our Mission

The mission of Hudson's Bay High School is to create lifelong learners and responsible, compassionate, literate citizens by melding the resources of students, staff, parents, and community.


Our Traits of Focus

Our Bay community developed five traits that align with our mission statement that we believe students and staff should strive to exhibit. We teach, recognize, and value the following:


Community

Ownership

Critical Thinking

Perseverance

Empathy


All members of the school community- from staff to students - strive to exhibit the Bay Way Traits of Focus - Community, Ownership, Critical Thinking, Perseverance, and Empathy. Staff and students strive to exhibit these traits at Bay because doing so improves our school culture, the health and happiness of all members of the school community, and benefits students in both academic and non-academic ways.

*Click on the photo below for more information from the Career Center*

SAT School Day

When: March 7th, 2018

Where: Hudson’s Bay and the Pearson Air Museum

Who: All 11th Grade Students

AP Assessments

When: May 7th - 18th, 2018

Where: Hudson’s Bay and the Pearson Air Museum

Who: Students taking AP courses at Bay who have signed up to take an assessment

Hudson’s Bay Foundation TEXAS HOLD ‘EM & BUNCO NIGHT Event

Friday, March 23rd, 6pm

1933 Fort Vancouver Way

Vancouver, WA

Admission includes:

Buffet dinner provided by Beaches 1 beverage of your choice.

Seat at either Texas Hold 'Em or Bunco Table.


Cash bar available ($5 drinks)

Silent Auction March Madness basketball games will be showing


Tickets:

Adults in advance $45

$55 At door

$500 Sponsorship - Includes table of 8 & advertising


Dinner & Drink & Silent Auction Only:

In advance $20

At door $30


All proceeded benefit the students of
Hudson's Bay High School

www.hudsonsbayfoundation.org

Sponsored By:

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2018 Senior Graduation Party

For more information regarding the 2018 Senior Graduation Party follow the link:

www.bayseniorparty.weebly.com

VPS 1:1 Technology

Responsible Use and Safety Agreement

The use of a district issued computing device and all accounts for the related services and applications are solely for educational purposes and users have no expectation of privacy because the district has a right to monitor, inspect, copy, review, and store information transmitted or received, at any time, without prior notice. If information is collected that indicates activity outside of the acceptable use, that information will be reviewed with the student and/or parent/guardian during normal school business hours.


IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTE: Information obtained by school district officials, after school business hours, suggesting or indicating imminent danger to a person(s) will initiate a 911 report upon receiving that information. Building administration will contact the parents/guardians on the next school business day regarding the matter.

VPS 1:1 Technology

Click here for the Responsible Use and Safety Agreement.

1 Hour Early Release Days

  • March 12th
  • March 26th
  • April 9th
  • April 23rd
  • May 7th

2 Hour EARLY RELEASE DAYS

  • April 19th
  • June 15th
  • June 18th*


*In the event of snow days, June 18, June 19, June 20 and January 29 may be used as school days to make up for the lost instructional time. The dates are listed in priority order. Actual dates could change based on timing and the number of snow days.

Snow Make up Day information

The first snow make-up day is Monday, June 18.


Should we have no more school closures due to inclement weather; our last day of school for students is June 18, 2018.

June 14 is a full day of school.

June 15 and June 18 will be the early
release days
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Student Welfare and Attendance

Vancouver School District’s goal is to ensure that students attend 90% or more of the school year. With that, we hope to reduce the rates of chronic absenteeism to a minimum. What is chronic absenteeism? Chronic absenteeism is defined as instances where a student is absent for more than 10% of instruction time in a school year or missing about 2 days per month.


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Training for Families & Educators

All trainings are free and registration is not required. For more information, please contact: Clark County Development Disabilities (360) 397-2130

Hudson’s Bay Mobile Maker Space "Lego Wars"

The HB Library is looking for your used Legos to use in an upcoming project. Bring in your standard sized Legos that you have outgrown and donate them to our Maker Space.


If you have any questions call Pam Laughlin at 313-4442.

Work Based Learing

If you have a job and are working as a paid employee for a company. You could receive a .5 credit for every 180 hours of work. You have to be 16 years of age or older.


For more information on Work Based Learning please contact Mr. Griffiths in Office 318 to sign-up.

USE OF CELL PHONES BY STUDENTS:

Possession of a cell phone by a student on school district property is a privilege which may be revoked if the student does not follow this district policy:

During classroom and instructional time, the cellular telephone must be “OFF & AWAY”. Text messaging is NOT allowed during classroom or instructional time. If a student uses his/her phone during instructional time and a staff member asks for it to be handed over to him/her, the student must relinquish the phone immediately or will be disciplined for failure to cooperate.



ANY STUDENT WHO POSSESSES A CELL PHONE ASSUMES RESPONSIBILITY FOR ITS CARE. AT NO TIME IS THE DISTRICT RESPONSIBLE FOR PREVENTING THEFT, LOSS OR DAMAGE TO A CELL PHONE OR ANY ELECTRONIC DEVISE BROUGHT ONTO ITS PROPERTY OR TAKEN TO AN OFF CAMPUS SCHOOL SPONSORED EVENT.


Spring Sports Season Information 2017 - 2018 School Year

Spring Sports start Monday, February 26th, 2018




BASEBALL - Rick Skinner


SOFTBALL - Tony Christensen


BOYS SOCCER - Zack Contreras


GIRLS GOLF - Cayenne Yarnell


GIRLS TENNIS - Jim Goss


GIRLS TRACK - Phoebe Miletich


BOYS TRACK - Tom Petersen

Family - ID click here

When you register thought the program it keeps track of your information in your FamilyID profile. You enter your information only once for each family member. You may then access your profile to register for future sports and activities.