PGHS Daily Bulletin
Friday, January 24, 2020
STUDENT PARKING!!! IMPORTANT REMINDER!!!
All students parking in the student parking lot must display a valid parking permit. Only Juniors and Seniors are permitted to park in the student parking lot. Students who park without a valid permit will be subject to disciplinary consequences. (L. Weiss, 1/29)
SPIRIT WEEK - NEXT WEEK (1/27-1/31)!!! DRESS UP!!! :)
Monday – Class Tee/PJ Day
Tuesday – Swinter Day
Wednesday – Wild West Wednesday
Thursday – Superhero Day
Friday – White-out/Neon Day
UNITY DAY #2
Unity Day #2 Sign Ups are now. Sign up in the cafeteria. The first 150 to sign up get to go so DO NOT wait!! If you went to Unity Day #1 you cannot go to Unity Day #2. (J. Platt, 1/29)
Disneyland Seniors - Attention
Disneyland seniors who are on bus #1 turn in your paperwork to the ASB room by TODAY, Friday, January 24th or the people on the waiting list will be notified to fill your spot. Refunds for those of you on the waiting list (Bus #2) will be distributed this week. (J. Platt, 1/24)
Winter Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, February 1st from 7-10. Tickets are on sale NOW for $10 W/ASB and $15 w/o. Guest passes are available in ASB room. (J. Platt, 1/31)
January 31st (Friday) - Black Light Rally, rally begins @ 2:30
February 1st (Saturday) - Winter Homecoming Dance, 7-10
The Library is back open with regular hours (M,T,W,F - 7:30-3:20; Thursdays, 8:00-3:20) except for a couple days next week (see below):
Wed. Jan. 29 Per. 3—7 for district library steering mtg. off campus
Thur. Jan. 30 Per. 1—Advocacy Math Competition
Students may try Career Center in Student Services before/after school or lunchtime for computer/printing needs. Thank you!
SENIORS!!! TIME IS RUNNING OUT!!! DON'T FORGET TO DO THIS!!! THIS IS YOUR BEST CHANCE AT RECEIVING A SCHOLARSHIP!!
ELK GROVE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SENIORS:
SENIORS!!! SENIORS!!! Are you looking for funds to help you pay for college (2 year or 4 year)??!!! One of your best scholarship chances is to do an application for the "Elk Grove Regional Scholarship Foundation" scholarships!!! Go to www.ElkGroveRSF.org. The deadline to submit is January 29, 2020. This year the foundation is launching a new online application. Students should access SCHOLARSHIPS and then read through individual scholarship applications to see what is available. Once you are ready to begin, read the directions carefully and access START AN APPLICATION. Directions to navigate this web site are important to read BEFORE beginning any application. Please come to the Career Center for any questions.
CSF APPLICATION PERIOD -NOW THRU FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2020!
CALIFORNIA SCHOLARSHIP FEDERATION (CSF):
The California Scholarship Federation (CSF) application period has begun and applications are due Friday, January 31, 2020 by 3:30 p.m. for Term 1 of this school year ending December 2019. Applications are available online via the bulletin(link at bottom of bulletin) or pghsnews as well as in the Career Center beginning Friday, January 10th. Make sure you complete the application first to make sure you qualify then pay the $5.00 application fee and turn in form to Mrs. Grundman at the Controller’s Window in the Administration Office. DO NOT attach your transcript or report card. Grades will be verified separately. CSF is a statewide honor society for California students. The organization honors outstanding high school students who have earned academic excellence in grades 10-12. Honors are given at graduation and Senior Awards Night. There are over 1,900 local chapters in the public and private schools of California with over 150,000 student members. A specific criteria/point system, determined by the CSF Board of Directors, is used for qualifying purposes. This point system can be found on the application. Questions, please see Mrs. Aguero in the Career Center during your lunch or before or after school.
SENIORS!!! SCHOLARSHIPS, CONTESTS, INTERNSHIPS AND MORE!!!
Check out pghs.net for a list of additional scholarships:
Tri Counties Bank Scholarship - please see attached for info and link to the application; deadline is 3/11/20
ANNOUNCING THE WASH SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE ARTS
Deadline, March 20, 2020
Watercolor Artists of Sacramento Horizons is again offering a $1000 Scholarship for a high school senior or a college art major who would like to continue his/her pursuit of learning more about water media at the college level.
Attached is a PDF document that includes the criteria and the scholarship application.
COLLEGE VISITS, APPLICATION WORKSHOPS & MORE!!! SIGN UP IN THE CAREER CENTER!
- January 30, 2020 - CRC Outreach Specialist JoAnn Ramirez here to answer your questions
- February 12, 2020 (Wednesday) – CRC Application Workshop Day...SIGN UP NOW!!!
- February, tba - Johnson & Wales University IS STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2020. It is a private, regionally accredited non-profit university founded in 1914 that has partnered with businesses for decades to offer tremendous internship opportunities. Four campus locations serve undergraduate & graduate students:Providence RI, Charlotte NC, Denver CO, Miami FLA. Their Education Plus+ program allows students to complete meaningful internships; typically paid, at over 1800 industry sites for college credit which results in an average of 75% receiving substantial job offers at graduation with a bachelor degree. INTERESTED, SIGN UP IN THE CAREER CENTER.
DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR SCHOOL WORK?
Students - are you looking for some additional help with your studies or a place to get homework done? Come by HG-7 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:30. We will have a Spanish and English teacher, as well as peer tutors available to assist you. (O. Carreon, 1/31)
Interact Club Meeting
AT LAST....A FUTURE TEACHERS CLUB @ PG!! :)
All 9th-11th grade students: For the first time at PGHS there will be a Future Teachers Club! If you are interested in being an officer or a member of the Future Teachers Club; come by HL 4 and see Mr. Tabares this week. (R. Tabares, 1/24)
SPORT'S ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM ATHLETIC DIRECTOR GRADIN
Are you playing a spring sport? Get your clearance paperwork in to the athletic office right away! Questions? Come to the athletics office during lunch for more information
SPORTS ON TAP
TODAY - Friday, 1/24
Girl’s Basketball travels to Davis. Start time is 5:30pm
Boy’s Basketball hosts Davis. Start time is 4:00pm
Girls Soccer hosts Sheldon. Start time is 3:00pm; early release @ 1:45
Boys Soccer travels to Sheldon. Start time is 3:30pm; early release @ 1:50
Girls and boys wrestling gone at tournaments. Start time is TBA
ADREANI ELEMENTARY CRAB FEED - SATURDAY, 2/8/2020
Arnold Adreani Elementary School''s Inaugural Crab Feed event is on Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 6 P.M. - 10 P.M. and student volunteers are needed. Volunteer scheduled times are detailed within the sign up document (clink on the link below). Please note that there are two scheduled dates for volunteering and you are welcome to participate in either or both as your time permits. The event will be held at the SES Portuguese Hall located at 10428 E. Stockton Blvd.; Elk Grove, CA 95624.
DO THE RIGHT THING, BE KIND TO ONE ANOTHER AND REMEMBER TO DO YOUR HOMEWORK! :)
Be Safe – Be Respectful – Be Responsible – Be Your Best
PG STAR CAFE ON THURSDAYS!
SUMMER 2021 TRIP TO SPAIN
Interested in going on a trip to Spain in June of 2021? Look for the Spain flyers around school with more information. (J. Hirst, 1/31)
PG TUTORING PROGRAM
GENERAL Tutoring - ALL AREAS:
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3:15 - 4:30 HG 7
WORLD LANGUAGE Tutoring:
Mon. 1st Lunch HN4 Mora
2nd Lunch HN8 Hirst
3:15-3:45 HN11 Marxson
Tues. 7:15-7:45 HN9 Sousa
Wed. 1st Lunch HN1 Conway
2nd Lunch HN7 Ceja
Thurs. 1st Lunch HN8 Robison
Japanese: Thurs. 2nd Lunch HN4 Ueyama