APRIL 2019

Instructional Focus of the Week

Teachers and students will focus on the following resources and objectives:
  • Daily Learning Target includes all 5 components and is reviewed a minimum of 3 times per period.
  • Current and updated Word Walls
  • Students speaking in complete sentences using sentences frames

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."

-Nelson Mandela

Download the Granger App!

Staff, students and families are invited to join our Granger App. Have students download it on their phones to keep in touch with the latest Granger news. To login, use your SUHSD email address -- students log on the same way.

Dates to Remember

Monday, April 15

  • Achieve 3000-PE and ELA depts.
  • GNN during Advisory
  • Chocolate Fundraising Assembly in PE classes
  • Parent English Classes in room 704, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
  • Counselor Master Schedule Meeting, PDC, 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. (Nafarrete & Zaragoza)
  • Assembly Meeting in Conference Room, 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16

  • Reclassification Celebration in Cafeteria during Advisory
  • Technology Audit all day in all classes
  • Parent English Classes in room 704, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
  • Mobil App Teleconference in rm. 210, 12:00 p.m. (Thompson)
  • Registration for continuing students, 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.-- Cafeteria and 700 bldg.
  • Inter-district Parent Meeting in Library, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Wednesday,April 17

  • College Awareness Wednesday
  • GNN during Adv.
  • Parent English Classes in room 704, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
  • DPAC Meeting at Parent Center, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. (Thompson & Baltazar)
  • SST Meeting in Conference Room, 11:00 a.m.
  • ASES Coordinator Meeting at NCM, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • ASES Coordinator Meeting at State and Federal, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.(Garcia)
  • CHKS Survey Meeting at DO Board Room, 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. (Thompson)
  • Las Palmas Neighborhood Council Meeting in Library, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 18
  • AVID T-Shirt Day
  • Your Life Speaks Assembly
  • Samahan Clinic Meeting in Conference Room, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
  • Joint Governance Panel, 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. (Thompson)
  • SLT/AVID Meeting in Seminar Room, 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Registration for continuing students, 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.-- Cafeteria and 700 bldg.

Friday, April 19

  • GNN during 1st period
  • Dreambox non uniform day

Saturday, April 20

  • Saturday Gap, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Adelante Latino Conference at UCSD, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Granger Calendar

Click the link above to know more about what's on Granger's calendar!


Kudos to...

Ms. Gaucin, Lorena Fitch, Martha Bishar, Rocio Baltazar, Lidia Soto, Ivan Amezola and Adriana Peraza for assisting in parent registration this week.

Griffins on Vacation

Amy Stough went to the Padres' Opening Day and her son was interviewed by KUSI news for his love for baseball and Opening Day tradition. Click the video above!

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Matt Marchante took a trip to Rome and showed his Granger Pride!

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Lidia Soto went to Italy. There, she toured Venice, Rome, Murano, Burano, Verona, Florence and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

Karen Thompson took a trip to Spain, visiting Gaucin, Granada, Madrid, Barcelona, Seville and Tangiers, Morocco.

Adriana Peraza went to Puerto Vallarta with some family members.

Jose Valdez took a trip to Cancun with his family and explored pyramids in Chichen Itza, Coba and enjoyed the water in Bacalar.

Karen Doughman and her daughter spent a few days in Monterey. They visited the aquarium and went whale watching where they saw 2 gray whales breaching!

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The Griffin Way

G reet everyone with respect.

R espond to adversity with GRIT!

I mmerse themselves in learning.

F ocus on being calm and cool!

F ollow their shot to the trash can!

I Pads are used as educational tools.

N ever ever give up!

W ill be College and Career Ready.

A cknowledge positive behaviors (4:1 Challenge)

Y earn to learn beyond the bell!


Nutrition Break Supervision TEAM 1

Area 1: Student restrooms - Doughman

Area 2: 9th grade cafeteria carts - Bautista

Area 3: Cafeteria windows/lines - Jarumayan

Area 4: Inside the cafeteria - Grewal

Area 5: Cafeteria lines - Galindo

Area 6: Corner of the 600 building - Allmon