Weekly Warrior Newsletter

Week of April 30, 2021 to May 7, 2021 Volume 35

Announcements from Principal Rios

Greetings Eagle Warriors Familia,

(Click Here) to view LCPA's April 2021 Calendar of Events

(Click Here) to view LCPA's May 2021 Calendar of Events

Saturday, May 1, 2021

  • 9am Senior Decision Day Photos by RSVP only
  • 9am LCPA Informational Session by RSVP only
  • 12pm Food Distribution in partnership with Peninsula Food Runner
  • Cesar Chavez Scholarship Application Due

Monday, May 3, 2021

  • 9am Second Harvest Food Bank Distribution

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

  • Food Distribution at 3:30pm

Wednesday, May 5, 2021:

  • 12pm Cafecito con el Director/ Coffee with the Principal Meeting Link
  • 6pm Cafecito con el Director/ Coffee with the Principal Meeting Link

Eagle Warriors please log onto your online advisory class at 9am. We are excited to announce the Re-Opening of School at LCPA. Based on parent feedback, we will re-open school on Wednesdays only for the remainder of the year. Thank you parents for responding to Mr. Rios' message and confirming your child's in person attendance.

  • Reopening of School RSVP only
  • Cohort A: Approved 9th Graders and 11th start at 8:45am
  • Cohort B: Approved 10th and 12th Graders start at 9:15am
  • Distance Learning Cohort: If you are continuing with Online Distance Learning, please log onto your advisory class at 9am

Friday, May 7, 2021

Scholarship Opportunity

For Scholarship Assistance, please email: Mr. Angel Oronia at Aoronia@tfhe.org or Mr. Oscar Martinez at Omartinez@tfhe.org

Upcoming AP Testing

  • Tuesday, May 18, 2021 @ 9am AP English Literature & Comp - 12th Grade
  • Thursday, May 20, 2021 @9am AP US Government- 12th Grade
  • Thursday, May 20, 2021 @9am AP World History- 10th Grade
  • Friday, May 21, 2021 @ 8am AP Spanish Language & Culture- 11th Grade
  • Friday, May 21, 2021 @ 1pm AP Spanish Literature & Culture- 12th Grade
  • Wednesday, May 26, 2021 @9am AP English Language & Composition- 11th Grade
  • Thursday, May 27, 2021 @1pm AP Environmental Science- 11th & 12th Grade
  • Wednesday June 2, 2021 @ 9am AP US History- 11th Grade
  • Wednesday, June 9, 2021 @ 9am AP Calculus AB- 12th Grade

Summer 2021 Program Opportunities: TRiO Summer Program now accepting applications!

OPEN to incoming 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th graders

TRiO will be hosting a 6-week online summer program!

Through the summer program, Students will enroll in and earn college credit for an EVC counseling course. Additionally, you will also participate in college preparation workshops which will cover topics such as college systems and financial aid. There will also be staff available to assist incoming seniors with PIQ drafts.

Summer Program Details -

  • Monday thru Thursday June 14-July22m, 2021
  • Schedule –
    • 9-11:30AM – Couns 14 (College Success) – UC/CSU Transferable 3 unit course
    • 11:30-1:30PM – College and financial aid workshops, enrichment activities
    • May 5 Deadline to sign up, you will need to fill out the google form: TRiO 2021 Summer College Prep Program.
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Prospective Students for 2021-2021 School Year: Familias please share this newsletter with potential students and their families who are interested in enrolling next year at LCPA and have them contact Principal Rios at jrios@tfhe.org or call 408-609-2395 or Families can apply online at SJLCPA.org by clicking the APPLY Now button.

Make it a great week Eagle Warriors!

O.R.A.L.E , You can't HIDE your Eagle Warrior PRIDE!

(Orgullo, Respeto, Alianza, Liderazgo, Educacion)

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Why attend Latino College Preparatory Academy?

LCPA 2021


GOAL #1: Latino College Prep Academy (LCPA) will work to ensure equitable access to all students increasing proficiency in ELA and Math content standards. This allows LCPA to increase student graduation rates, A-G completion requirements, and establish a clear pathway for post-secondary achievement.

GOAL #2: Latino College Prep Academy (LCPA) students will have access to rigorous and relevant learning tools & resources taught by highly qualified teachers, a facility that is in good repair, and access to the curriculum in alignment with the Common Core State Standards while addressing the needs of the English Language Learner population.

GOAL #3 Latino College Prep Academy (LCPA) will cultivate a positive and welcoming school culture that promotes student learning in an academically and physically safe environment while maintaining a low suspension rate.

Meet our Eagle Warrior Champion: Mr. Martin Yanez!

Martin is a family centered person who is 1,000% committed to The Foundation for Hispanic Education. His dedication to our students and families can be seen with the facility and grounds upkeep of Sobrato West Building where LCPA is housed. Mr. Yanez is also a great collaborator on various school projects. We appreciate your passionate dedication to our school and foundation.
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Meet our Eagle Warrior: Ashley Carrillo Vazquez, Class of 2024!

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LCPA Athletics!

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Next Week Athletic Events 5/3-5/7

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College Program Coordinator

Angel Oronia

Email: Aoronia@tfhe.org

Call/ Text: (408) 766-0771

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SENIOR Space Class of 2021!

Announcements for Seniors:


if you have not completed your FAFSA/DREAM Act application, please make an appointment with me to do so. The deadline is right around the corner so let's get this done ASAP. A reminder that the money you receive from completing the FAFSA/DREAM Act application is FREE MONEY FOR SCHOOL! Take advantage of this opportunity.

Mondays & Thursdays from 2:15pm - 3:00pm. Please reserve an individual appointment with me for support on your apps. omartinez.youcanbook.me

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Mr. Martinez at Omartinez@tfhe.org

Do you know the LCPA Graduation and A-G Requirements?

Are you on track to graduate from high school?

Are you A-G eligible?

Take the time to review the graduation requirements and the A-G high school courses to apply to a 4-year university.

If you have any questions or concerns, please send contact your school counselors.

Cyber High Enrollment to recover credits for Graduation or A-G Eligibility

Remember, students who failed any classes must make up those classes to stay on track for graduation, and the 4-year colleges do not accept D grades.

Did you miss the Cyber High Orientation? Click here to check out the slide presentation.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding cyber high or your account, please make sure to your counselor.

Make an appointment with Ms. Jackie: https://calendly.com/lcpaje

Email Ms. Jackie @ jelliott@sjlcpa.org


I have started meeting individually with students to review transcript evaluations and talk about their course requests for next year! If you have failed any classes or want to review your credits and graduation status please schedule an appointment with me through this link: https://calendly.com/lcpaje


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Click here to learn more about S.M.A.R.T Goals

Need help emailing your teachers? Check this quick guide!

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Ms. Jackie’s Virtual Hours

I am still available virtually to assist and provide school counseling services.

For more information please check Ms. Jackie's website: https://bit.ly/MSjelliott2020

Make an appointment with Ms. Jackie here: https://calendly.com/lcpaje

or email Ms. Jackie at Jelliott@sjlcpa.org

Academic Tips from Ms. Jackie

Online Student Success - 9 Ways

Click here to learn 9 ways to be successful online.

Email Etiquette

Writing a professional email may not sound like a big deal, but it is a skill in itself!

Click here to learn more about Email Etiquette.

***Mindfulness Resources (Click Here)

Eagle Warriors, we encourage you to visit our Calm Corner for some peace of mind.

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LCPA Student Behavior Expectations for Distance Learning

LCPA believes in supporting the safe and responsible use of all online and digital technologies for teaching and learning. During this period of distance learning, all students are responsible for continuing to practice positive digital citizenship by protecting and respecting their peers and teachers. We all must understand, practice, and model positive and productive behaviors when we are online. Because a remote learning environment is still a classroom, school behavior norms and rules are to be followed just as expected in the regular educational setting/classroom.
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