The Bobcat Bulletin

Yorba Linda Middle School

December 8, 2018

Important Information

Parent Survey

Please take time to complete the Speak Up Survey. This helps us to be recognized as a top school as well as giving a voice to the technology being used in schools. The survey is open until Jan 31, 2019. Follow the prompts for the parent survey, enter our school, state, and zip code (92886), select YLMS. The survey takes 15-20 minutes to complete 29 questions. https://speakup.tomorrow.org/


GATE / Honors

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APP Jam+

Yorba Linda Middle School had 9 of 32 district teams that competed in App Jam+. App Jam+ is where students built their own apps that were based around Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. YLMS took 1st place and 4th place for two of the apps that were created.


Toy Drive

National Junior Honor Society student representatives will be out at lunch and break every day from until Wednesday, December 12th to promote the CHOC Toy Drive. Students can pick up an angel tag for a specific age, OR bring a NEW toy to donate. CHOC does not allow stuffed animals. A full description and suggestions for the Toy Drive can be found here: https://www.choc.org/events/holiday-toy-drive-donations/ All donations due by December 12th. Last year we collected over 1200 toys to donate. Let's try to beat that!


Saturday Academy

If your student is struggling in any of their classes they can attend Saturday Academy on December 15. This time will be dedicated to completing missing work and peer tutoring. It will start at 8 am and conclude at 12 pm. Students will meet at the lunch tables at 7:55 am To sign up please click on the following link. Saturday Academy Sign Up

Calendar

December 24 - January 4th- Winter Break