Wolf Pack Weekly

February 1, 2019

UPCOMING EVENTS ON CAMPUS

Tuesday, February 5th-Thursday, February 7th - PACK Tutoring (4:00pm, Library)

Wednesday, February 6th - Boys Soccer vs VCHS (JV 3:15pm, Lower Field; V 3:15pm, Vista Sports Park)

Wednesday, February 6th - JV Basketball vs EHS (Girls 4:00pm, Boys 5:30pm, Gym)

Friday, February 8th- Boys Soccer vs FHS (JV 3:15pm Lower Field, V 3:15pm, Vista Sports Park)

Friday, February 8th- Varsity Basketball vs FHS (Girls 5:30pm, Boys 7:00pm, Gym)

THE PACK IS BACK

Pack Tutoring is back for the spring term, each Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00-4:00pm in the Library. As a reminder, thanks to a grant from the Timberwolves Foundation, we have free busing on Tuesday and Thursday at 4pm.

Connect2Careers on Campus Workshops

Connect2Careers on Campus Workshops


Learn the skills it takes to land your first (or next) job. C2C is hosting Monday morning events on campus in the Career Center, and all students are invited. This is a chance to build/update a resume, create an elevator pitch, level up interview skills, and meet one-on-one with a peer job coach who can answer job search questions and help get the application process.


Every Monday from 7:30-8:30 am. See the flyer for details. https://goo.gl/6RCzJ3

UPCOMING DATES AND DEADLINES

New Student and Parent Showcase - February 7th https://goo.gl/QwN44T

No School February 15th and 18th

NHS Induction Ceremony - February 21st

Prowl Dance Showcase - February 22nd

Spring Dance - March 1st

COUNSELING INFORMATION

Important Dates to Request Change in Classes:

1/31-3/15 - Changes will result in a grade of W/F on Official Transcript


Announcements:

  • Come hang out, play games, listen to music, and ease into your week with PLUS Beach Chair Monday on February 11th during lunch.
  • The next PLUS Forum is Tuesday, February 5th from 7:30-11:00. Don't miss this one! Print your permission slip from the counseling page on the website and return it to the Counseling Center.
  • Mr. Bennett will be on campus Wednesday, February 27th, during lunch. Watch for your summons.
  • The Palomar Promise application is now available. Palomar limits the number of applicants. APPLY NOW!
  • Start thinking about classes for next year. You will be coming to counseling during second period, starting February 11th.

Your Counselors:

All Freshmen - Mr. Kramer

Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors with Alpha A-E - Mrs. Parli

Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors with Alpha A-E Alpha F-N - Mrs. Kenney

Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors with Alpha A-E Alpha O-Z - Mr. Chavarin

SCHOOL TOURS FOR INTERESTED INCOMING STUDENTS

If you have friends or family who are interested in applying to MVHS for the 2019-2020 school year, please share our school tour dates. As in previous years, we will meet in the library at 4pm for a 30-minute presentation by administration, followed by a 1 hour school tour led by our Student Ambassadors. We have tours on the following dates: 2/12 and 2/19. http://mvhs.vistausd.org/mvhstours

VUSD Community Forums

VUSD is hosting Blueprint Community Forums to provide input for the 2019-2020 plan. Please click on these links for additional information.

English - https://goo.gl/QuBBkg

Spanish - https://goo.gl/eK3QuP

PTSA INFORMATION

Bring Your Own Mug to PTSA's Coffee with the Principal

Our second Association meeting of the year will be held on Tuesday, February 12 from 8-9:30am in conjunction with a light breakfast and Coffee with the Principal. Bring your own coffee mug and join us in Room 906!


Also, please mark your calendars for April 2nd, when we will hold our final Association meeting, Annual Elections, and last Coffee with the Principal of the school year.


Support your SAT Test-Taker AND PTSA!

PTSA has partnered with Catalyst to host a 2-day SAT Bootcamp. This program teaches test-taking strategies that help students "outsmart the SAT". A portion of the $195 registration fee goes back to PTSA, so you can help your student and your PTSA at the same time! The class will be offered from 9am-1pm on Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3. It is open to all students, whether they attend VUSD schools, or not. Spread the word and please register by 2/27/19 at the following link: https://catalystprep.com/bootcamp_su. Be sure to list "Bootcamp Location" as Mission Vista High School (no abbreviations). Click here for more details or to see information in Spanish.

TIMBERWOLVES FOUNDATION INFORMATION


Happy Superbowl Weekend! - Team Work Makes the Dream Work!

Team up with us to make Casino Night a Success! Buy your tickets today!

http://www.timberwolvesfoundation.org/buy-casino-tickets.html


Help Wanted:

Empty containers and/or baskets! We'll put them to good use in our raffle auction (send them in to the MVHS office labeled Casino Night).

Unused White Elephant gifts, gift cards or gift certificates! Check out our website for other awesome donation ideas! http://www.timberwolvesfoundation.org/casino-night.html

“We are planning an amazing dessert bar! Do you know someone how owns a bakery or even a donut shop that would like to donate goodies? Send them our way! Contact us at (760)896-4695 (howl) for additional details


Casino Night 2019 - Our Biggest Fundraiser of the Year:

March 16, 2019

6pm - 11pm

Vista Optimist Club

600 Optimist Way

Vista, CA 92081

MVHS VISION, MISSION, AND VALUES

Our Vision is to be the model of educational excellence through discovery, innovation, and growth.

Our Purpose is to empower students to be self-directed, creative, and critical thinkers who persevere to positively impact the interconnected world.

We Value mutual respect, collaboration, integrity, originality, and intellectual curiosity that prepare our students to become integral members of society.

THANK YOU TO OUR WONDERFUL TIMBERWOLVES FOUNDATION FOR

SPONSORING THE WOLF PACK WEEKLY!