Skyview High School Weekly Bulletin

November 22 - 28, 2021

GOOD NEWS WEDNESDAY SURVEY

"Stand Up, Stand Together" is the theme at Skyview this year. Throughout the year we will be challenging students & staff to stand up as individuals & show up as their authentic selves at school, while standing together as a unified school community.

Monday, November 22nd

40-Minute Early Release Schedule


GSA Club Meeting – Room 902D @ 2:05 pm

Model UN Club – Room 703D @ 2:15 pm

Cheer Practice – Dance Room @ 2:15-4:30 pm/Commons @ 2:30-5:00 pm

Boys Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 2:30-5:30 pm

Wrestling Practice – Wrestling Room @ 3:30-8:30 pm

Winter Percussion Rehearsal – Band Rm @ 4:00-7:00 pm

Volleyball Banquet – Commons @ 5:00-7:00 pm

Girls Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 5:30-8:00 pm

Winter Sports Parent Night – Auditorium @ 7:00-8:00 pm


Girls Bowling – Home vs Kelso @ 3:15 pm (Hazel Dell Lanes)

Tuesday, November 23rd

Daily Schedule


SMT Tech Day – Auditorium/Commons/Media Center/Upper Gym/600 Wing

@ 7:30 am – 2:05 pm

DECA Club Meeting – MarketPlace @ 2:10 pm

Podcast Club – Room 609 @ 2:10-3:30 pm

Cheer Practice – Dance Room @ 2:15-4:30 pm/Commons @ 2:30-5:00 pm

Boys Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 2:30-5:30 pm

Wrestling Practice – Wrestling Room @ 3:30-8:30 pm

StormBots – 600 Wing @ 5:00-9:00 pm

Girls Basketball Practice – gyms @ 5:30-8:00 pm


Girls Bowling – Home vs Columbia River @ 3:15 pm (Hazel Dell Lanes)

Wednesday, November 24th

NO SCHOOL – Thanksgiving Break


Boys Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 2:30-5:30 pm

Girls Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 5:30-8:00 pm

Thursday, November 25th

NO SCHOOL – Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 26th

NO SCHOOL – Thanksgiving Break


Boys Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 2:30-5:30 pm

Girls Basketball Practice – Gyms @ 5:30-8:00 pm

Saturday, November 27th

Basketball Practice – gyms @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Boys Basketball Jamboree @ 1:00-5:30 pm

Upcoming Events

Dec 4 - Jazz Festival

Dec 7 - SVMPA Board Meeting

Dec 16 - Winter Concert

Dec 20-31 - Winter Break - No School


Current Skyview students and incoming students are all encouraged to apply to Skyview's Science, Math, and Technology Magnet program. See Mr. Ebert or Mr. Schmidt


You can get more information about the magnet program at Skyview.VanSD.org/SMT or visit our Open House Link at:
https://sites.google.com/vansd.net/skyviewhighschoolvirtualmagnet

Current SMT students are already registered and do not have to re-apply.

Nationally Recognized Observances this week

  • Nov 1-30 - National Native American Heritage Month
  • Nov 21-27 - National Family Week
  • Nov 25 - Thanksgiving Day
  • Nov 28-Dec 6 - Hanukkah (Festival of Lights)
Live Bell

Help for students to keep track of their schedule during the day.

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No Parking on 11th Ave or Indian Spring Drive

At the request of our neighbors at Indian Spring Village, please honor the restrictions of not parking on private streets; Indian Spring Drive and 11th Avenue. Cars waiting for students there cause hazards and frustrations for the residents and guests trying to enter or exit.

2022 SENIOR INFORMATION

Senior T-Shirts will be for sale on Fridays, outside the front door entrance from 1:30-3:00 pm, until inventory is sold out.


Seniors, we will be ordering diplomas soon! Please check Skyward to make sure your name is correct. Keep in mind if we have a legal name on file that is different than what is in Skyward the legal name will be used. If changes need to be made please contact the Registrar @ heather.england@vansd.org. You will need a legal document to make changes. Deadline for change submissions is December 17th 2021. Before Winter break!


Storm Senior Parents,

Some of you were not able to join the A-Z of Paying for College yesterday. Fortunately there are numerous events that are the same presentation or similar. Here are the links to those events coming up:


College Goal Washington (4 events)

https://www.vancouver.wsu.edu/event/college-goal-washington


A-Z of Paying for College (5 more events)

https://studentaffairs.vancouver.wsu.edu/student-financial-services/az-workshops



Seniors -- Remember to link your Xello and Common Application. Teachers and counselors are not able to complete a recommendation/submit forms for you until this is done. Directions on how to do this and request documents can be found here: Application Information

Class of 2022 Senior Parent Website

Click here for information from the committee that will hsot the after-graduation party!

2022 Senior T-Shirt Order Form Sold by Grad Party Comm.

Seniors - order your T-Shirts on this link, proceeds go towards the Senior Graduation Party. You will also wear these shirts for the Senior Class Photo scheduled for Feb. 4th.

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Royal-T Calendar of Events for 2022 Senior Graduation

  • Royal-T/Herff Jones is the official Graduation vendor for items listed below.
  • For Graduation Cap & Gowns, Announcements, Apparel, Class Rings
  • Order online at: www.highschool.herffjones.com
  1. East online ordering
  2. Online payment option
  3. Product Informtaion
  • Contact Scott Thompson at info@royaltpapers.com or 360-254-7870
  • Dec 10 - First Deadline for orders (Prices increase & selection becomes limited after this date)
  • March 1 - Final payments on all graduation orders are due
  • April 14 - Main Delivery (Caps & Gowns, Grad Announcements)
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Winter Sports Passes

Winter Sports passes are on sale now in the Business Office. They are #60 for the family pass and $40 for the Individual pass. They are good for all HOME Skyview Athletic events during the winter season.

2021/22 Yearbook

Pre-order your yearbook now to guarantee a copy in June. Pre-orders will be open through the end of the 1st Semester. See Mrs. Strong in the Business Office to order your copy for $50.

Santa Paws Project

Tis the Season for GIVING

Skyview High School's Transition Skills is participating in the Humane Society's SANTA PAWS PROJECT

Operation - "Storm Paws"

WHO - Skyview Staff and Students

WHAT we need from YOU - Pet food, treats, toys, supplies, bedding (New or used)

WHEN - December 1st - 17th, 2021

WHERE - rOOM 404 - 405

WHY - We want to spread holiday cheer one PAW at a time!

Stamp/Avant World Language Proficiency Assessment

Hello Storm Nation!


We will be offering the STAMP/AVANT World Language proficiency assessment this year.


If you have fluency in a language other than English, you can earn up to 4 World Language credits by performing well on the STAMP/AVANT assessment.


We will be administering this assessment sometime in the next few months. If you are interested, please complete the form linked below, and we will reach out to you with more information.


https://forms.gle/ws1CE9Ld8VexBSW36

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NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Vancouver Public Schools 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 contact any of the following people at 2901 Falk Rd., Vancouver, Washington, 98661, or by writing to them at Vancouver School District, PO Box 8937, Vancouver, Washington 98668-8937 or by calling 360-313-1000: ADA–Kathy Everidge (kathy.everidge@vansd.org); Title VII, 504–Steve Vance (steve.vance@vansd.org); IDEA–Daniel Bettis (daniel.bettis@vansd.org); Affirmative Action-Janell Ephraim (Janell.ephraim@vansd.org) Title IX–Kathy Everidge (kathy.everidge@vansd.org); Title IX Elementary–Debra Hale (debra.hale@vansd.org); Title IX Secondary–Jim Gray (james.gray@vansd.org); Athletic Equity–Jim Gray (james.gray@vansd.org). 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.

Skyview High School

The mission of Skyview High School is to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to be college-, career- and life-ready. By providing an innovative educational environment, students are authentically engaged in powerful learning opportunities through meaningful work and real-life research projects.