The Weekly Jr. Oiler

February 16, 2018

Student of the Month

Congratulations to the following students for being recognized as Student of the Month for January: Ryan Brinkley, Brady Carignan, Briggs Cunningham, Zoe Flynn, Gisele Galvaz, Haven Gordon, Amanda Haidl, Ryan Hwang, Kirolous Kheir, Boone LaBounty, Bird LaBounty, Damien Lazzara, Nicholas Magdaleno, Vada Mercado, Emalyne Nguyen, Emily Nguyen, Mackenzie Overturf, Gavin Pacheco, Kai Ripken, Cassidy Shaw, and Harper Turpin.

Keep up the great work, Jr. Oilers!

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Open House

We are excited that Open House is coming up soon on March 1. Please see the attached flyer for details about the evening. We would love for you to join us for dinner in our cafeteria from 5-6 and hear some of our talented students perform!

HBUHSD Open Enrollment - 8th Grade parents

Just a reminder that the Huntington Beach Union High School District is offering Open

Enrollment through March 30th. If you reside in the boundaries of the district and want your student to attend a school other than your home high school, visit their webpage at and click on Open Enrollment.

If you reside outside of district boundaries, but would like your student to attend a high school in the Huntington Beach Union High School District, they will begin accepting applications on February 20th . For more information visit their webpage at and click on InterDistrict Transfers.

If you have any questions about these processes at the high school district, please contact their Educational Services Department at 714.903.7000.

Photo Contest: Tobacco's Impact in My Community

The California Tobacco Control Program’s (CTCP) invites you to enter the fifth annual Tobacco’s Impact in My Community Photo Contest. The purpose of the contest is to raise awareness about the impact that tobacco use and vaping has on California communities. The contest will highlight images submitted by Californians that “tell the story” about the negative impact that tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, have on youth and local communities.

How do I enter?
Please visit the TobaccoFree Facebook Photo Contest Landing page to submit up to three (3) photos beginning February 1, 2018 and for further contest information. Photo submissions will be displayed on the TobaccoFreeCA Facebook page, where submissions can be voted on by the public.

The deadline to submit entries is February 28, 2018.

What types of photos should I submit?
Check out our recommended categories for ideas:

  • Tobacco Advertising and Marketing
  • Secondhand Smoke/Vape
  • Tobacco/Vape Waste
  • Creative Eye - Get creative with your tobacco imagery and showcase your WOW FACTOR!

Did you say cash prizes?
Yes! The contest’s financial sponsor, American Cancer Society will provide $1,000 in cash prizes for the winning photo entries! The deadline to submit entries is 11:59 p.m. (PST) on February 28, 2018. CTCP will announce the winners by April 2, 2018. The cash prizes will be awarded as follows:

Grand: $500

Gold: $250

Silver: $150

Broze: $100

What's Happening?

February 19 - No School, President's Day

February 20 - Board Meeting, 6PM, Dwyer's Presentation

February 22 - PTSA Community Dinner Night, 11AM-10PM, Pizza Press

March 1 - Open House, 5-7PM