Wolf Call Weekly
Welcome to this week!
HELLO WOLF PACK STUDENTS AND FAMILIES,
Welcome to this week's addition of the Wolf Call Weekly for the Week of Nov. 9-13. In an effort to continue improving communication to our families and community of West Hills High School, please take a moment to review the weekly, informative messages below. Are you looking for previous editions of the Wolf Call Weekly? The West Hills website has them as a resource. (Info, Wolf Call Weekly)
We encourage your participation as an active reader of these communications that will help bridge our communication between WHHS and Students & Families. Thank you for your continued support for all students at West Hills!
Robin Ballarin, Principal
Apri Baker, Assistant Principal (A-G)
Carrie Gaeir, Assistant Principal (H-O)
John Hoadley, Assistant Principal (P-Z)
Cyndi Nowlen, Manager of School Facilities
-Colin Powell made history by becoming the 12th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff-the highest military position in the Department of Defense, Oct. 1, 1989. At age 52, he became the youngest officer to serve in this position. Powell made history again when he became the first appointed African American Secretary of State, Jan. 20, 2001.
Student Tutorials are now available!
New Home for Wolf Pack Athletics
Please visit https://westhills.gorepu.com/ for more information!
*New* 5 Star App
Schoology Flyer for Parents
Hey Pack Parents! Do you to check and see if your student's items have been turned in and graded in Schoology??
If yes, please see this Schoology Flyer for Parents to help you with accessing Schoology.
November 2020 Calendar: 'Tis the Season to be Grateful
Please see https://bit.ly/nov20cal for the November calendar!
Book-Inspired Zoom Event on Monday, November 16, 2020, 3-4 pm
English Language Learner Parent Involvement Requested
The ELAC is an advisory committee comprised of ALL ELL parents/guardians of multilingual students.
The purpose of the committee is:
to participate in the education of the students,
to advise the school on issues related to their students,
to advise the principal and other decision-makers about the programs and services for English learners.
Please consider joining ELAC by completing the following interest form. Once completed, the EL Coordinator, Mrs. Barbra Ruggles, will contact you via email regarding attending 3 zoom meetings this school year.
I hope to see you there on November 16th @ 9:00am for our next ELAC parent meeting. If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Barbra Ruggles by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you very much,
A Peek into the classroom!
Counselor's Corner Newsletter October Edition
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Students and Parents/Guardians:
The faculty and staff are proud to partner with you in the education of your student. Educational success for all students cannot be complete without an effective partnership with all parents/guardians. You are the most essential part of your children’s education, and it is important that we build a strong relationship in order to best serve your student’s educational needs.
We strongly encourage you to review the 2020-21 Student Handbook.
This week we highlight BULLYING, PUT DOWNS, DISPARAGING REMARKS, RACIAL SLURS.
The Grossmont Union High School District and WHHS are committed to making the educational environment for students free from bullying and harassment. For more information, see our policy on page 43.
Neck and Face Gaiters Reminder
Also, The CDC has updated their website and our District has asked us to make sure we are not allowing neck and face gaiters on campus any longer. Please see the CDC page here for more information. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!
Connect with WHHS
WHHS Distance Learning Hub: https://sites.google.com/guhsd.net/whhs-hub/home