MONDAY MORNING MUSTANG

NOVEMBER 18-22, 2019

It's Kindness Week at Walnut High School!

Our ASB kids are putting on kindness week as we head into the tail end of the semester. Please take a moment to partake in the following challenges this week. A simple act of kindness always sparks another.


Here is how you can participate:

  • Monday - High Five 5 people!
  • Tuesday - Compliment 3 people!
  • Wednesday - Write an encouraging note to a student or staff member
  • Thursday - Hug three people (appropriate side hug)

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Mustang Schedule This Week:

MONDAY -NOVEMBER 18

  • *Periods 1-6 Regular Day Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm
  • Kindness Week


TUESDAY - NOVEMBER 19

  • *Periods 3-4 & 5-6 Tutorial Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm


WEDNESDAY - NOVEMBER 20

  • *Periods 1-4 Collaboration Schedule - 7:50 am-2:00 pm (Early Out Dismissal)
  • Wear Walnut Gear
  • Staff Meeting in the PAC (2:05 - 2:45 pm)
  • Board Meeting (7pm)


THURSDAY - NOVEMBER 21

  • *Periods 1-2 & 5-6 Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm
  • Winter Wishes Dance Concert (7pm, PAC)


FRIDAY - NOVEMBER 22

  • *Periods 1-6 Regular Day Schedule - 7:50 am-2:45 pm
  • Winter Wishes Dance Concert (7pm, PAC)
  • We start Thanksgiving Break at the end of the day!

IMPORTANT INFO

Important Staff Meeting on November 20

Join us on November 20 in the PAC at 2:05 pm for an important staff meeting. We will be discussing important information regarding tutorial and updates for the rest of the semester. We expect everyone in attendance. Thank you.
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Finals Schedule - December 16, 17, & 18

Believe it or not, finals are around the corner. Please take a look at the finals schedule below to help you prepare ahead of time.


December 16: Periods 6 & 5

December 17: Periods 1 & 3

December 18: Periods 2 & 4

December 19: NO SCHOOL - Winter Break Begins

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KAPA Christmas Banquet

KAPA will be holding a Christmas Banquet for our staff on December 17 at 12:00 pm in the MPR. We will have food, raffle prizes, and performances. Please mark it on your calendar and join us. More details to come.

WENDLAND TECHNOLOGY UPDATES

Online Referrals Rolling Out!

Thank you to the E building for piloting our online referrals. We are now going to roll out online referrals to K & F. If anybody would like to know more about online referrals, then please reach out to Kevin Wendland.

FUNDRAISER REQUEST FORM

Fundraiser Requests will be filled out online, https://forms.gle/RQpXxAziLkpx7cS77. The link will also be on the Staff Resource Doc under Forms & Requests.

You will receive an email saying if your request is approved or denied. If approved, you will also receive a PDF copy of the form you normally would have filled out.

MUSTANG MARVELS

mar·vel

noun

a wonderful or astonishing person or thing.


Shoutout to our Mustangs going above and beyond!

Michelle O'Shields Holds Animation Viewing Party

Ms. O'Shields 3rd and 4th-period animation class showed off their hard work with an animation viewing party last week. Ms. O'Shields had fresh pop corn, red vines, and various movie snacks. It was an amazing experience for our animators.
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Cross Country Making History

Walnut HS Boys and Girls Cross Country teams both advance to the CIF Finals this week. This is the first time in school history that both teams made it to the finals in the same year. Keep doing big things Knox and Bandy!
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Gym Lockers!

Coach Khouz and Andy Schultz spent their Saturday building lockers with our boys and girls basketball team. Thanks for investing in our kids gentleman!
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Madrid the Mapmaker!

Mr. Madrid, had his 9th and 10th grade students partook in a fun game of gerrymandering using Mapmaker. Students were 100% engaged, focused, and strategic with every move. Thank you Mr. Madrid for sharing your passion and creating a lesson outside the box!
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BLUE THUNDER GOING TO STATE!

Congratulations Blue Thunder for advancing to the California State Band Championship FINALS next week!
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Sheila Sebastian investing in our future!

Walnut HOSA collaborated with South Pointe Middle School’s JUMP Division. Over 25 students participated after school to learn about proper hygiene to prevent the spread of illnesses. Thank you Shelia Sebastian!
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Lisa Lopez creating rock stars!

Congratulations to one of Lisa Lopez's Choir students, Daniel Munoz. He was selected for Western Division ACDA Honor Choir. This is a huge honor and represents the best choral singers in five states! He will perform a concert in the world-famous Tabernacle in Salt Lake City. Lisa, thank you for creating these opportunities for our students.
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Andy and the ASB Exchange

Andy Schultz facilitated an ASB exchange on Saturday with local high school ASB programs visiting Walnut High School looking at ways to collaborate and grow. Here is a photo Corolar took on Friday at 6pm as our ASB students are rehearsing their roles and preparing for the event.
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MUSTANG NOVEMBER BIRTHDAYS

11/2 Keith Thompson

11/6 Michael O'Shields

11/6 Vanessa Pai Chen

11/6 David Park

11/8 Jennifer Maletz

11/9 Viviana Hoyos

11/12 Katelyn Tinius

11/12 Jenny Tomlin

11/13 Lisa Tanner

11/16 Anthony Goossens

11/16 Janice Zhen

11/23 Eric Peralta

11/23 Jerry Person

11/23 Patricia Velazquez

11/24 Corolar Schultz

11/27 Mary Jo Gomez

11/28 Steven Hernandez

A WORTHY READ

Kindness Week Question

This is a quick article as we start kindness week talking about asking our kids or students and asking the right question. I challenge you to ask students this week "Who did you help today?" especially as we have kindness week going on.

About Us

Opened in 1968, Walnut High School is a public school located in the Walnut Valley Unified School District that serves roughly 2,300 students.
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