Skyview High School Weekly Bulletin

June 14 - 20, 2021

6-11 Update

CHANGES TO REMOTE LEARNING ATTENDANCE

Remote learning attendance update

Remote learning attendance reporting will change beginning May 3. This change will help align remote learning attendance with in-person learning.


What students need to do

To be counted as present on a remote learning day, students will need to do one of the following between 7 a.m. and midnight:

  • log into Canvas

  • turn in an assignment

  • attend a Zoom class

  • contact their teacher

Out of District Transfers are now being accepted at VPS District Office

Skyview Business Office

Starting June 1st - The Skyview Business Office will only accept Cash and Cards. Checks will not be accepted through the remainder of the school year.

Calendar Information

Monday, June 14th

FINALS SCHEDULE (Cohort A)


  • Transition 7:25 AM
  • Period 1/4 - 7:30 – 8:40 AM Test Time (70) - 8:40-9:05


  • Early Period 2/5 - 9:15 – 10:30 AM Test Time (75) - 10:30-10:50
  • Late Lunch - 10:55 – 11:25 AM


  • First Lunch - 9:15 – 9:45 AM
  • Late Period 2/5 - 9:55 – 11:10 AM Test Time (75) - 11:10-11:25


  • Split Period 2/5 - 9:15 – 10:00 AM Test Time (45)
  • Split Lunch - 10:05 – 10:35 AM
  • Split Period 2/5 -10:40 – 11:10 AM Test Time (30) - 11:10-11:25


  • Period 3/6 - 11:35 AM - 12:45 PM Test Time (70) - 12:45-1:05

  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm

Tech Support @ Skyview


Cheer Tryouts - Upper Gym @ 3:00-5:00 pm

Tuesday, June 15th

FINALS SCHEDULE (Cohort A)


  • Transition 7:25 AM
  • Period 1/4 - 7:30 – 8:40 AM Test Time (70) - 8:40-9:05


  • Early Period 2/5 - 9:15 – 10:30 AM Test Time (75) - 10:30-10:50
  • Late Lunch - 10:55 – 11:25 AM


  • First Lunch - 9:15 – 9:45 AM
  • Late Period 2/5 - 9:55 – 11:10 AM Test Time (75) - 11:10-11:25


  • Split Period 2/5 - 9:15 – 10:00 AM Test Time (45)
  • Split Lunch - 10:05 – 10:35 AM
  • Split Period 2/5 -10:40 – 11:10 AM Test Time (30) - 11:10-11:25


  • Period 3/6 - 11:35 AM - 12:45 PM Test Time (70) - 12:45-1:05

  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm

Tech Support @ Skyview


SENIORS LAST DAY TO RETURN CHROMEBOOKS - MEDIA CENTER @ 12:30-2:00 PM


Graduation Ceremony for Seniors - Clark Count Fairgrounds @ 8:00 pm (by Event Ticket Only)

(Graduates need to report to the school @ 5:30 pm to ride or follow the bus to the fairgrounds)

Wednesday, June 16th

Daily Remote Schedule


  • Family Contact Time, Independent Study Work, Office Hours @ 7:30-9:00 am

  • Period 1 @ 9:00-9:30 am

  • Period 2 @ 9:30-10:00 am

  • Period 3 @ 10:00-10:30 am

  • Independent Work 2 10:30-11:00 am

  • Lunch @ 11:00-11:30 am

  • Independent Work 11:30-12:00 pm

  • Period 4 @ 12:00-12:30 pm

  • Period 5 @ 12:30-1:00 pm

  • Period 6 @ 1:00-1:30 pm

  • Family Contact Time, Independent Study Work, Office Hours 1:30-2:05 pm


Tech Support @ Skyview


SENIOR DIPLOMA PICK UP


  • A - G @ 7:00-9:00 AM
  • H - O @ 9:00-11:00 AM
  • P - Z @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM



End of Year Staff Meeting/Celebration - Auditorium/Commons @ 2:15-3:00 pm

Dance Team Tryouts - Aerobics Room @ 3:00-5:00 pm

ASB Parent Meeting - Rooms 802D & 806 @ 5:30-7:30 pm

Boys Swim Banquet - Commons @ 6:30-9:00 pm

Thursday, June 17th

EARLY RELEASE FINALS SCHEDULE (Cohort B)


  • Transition 7:25 AM
  • Period 1/4 - 7:30 – 8:40 AM Test Time (70)


  • Early Period 2/5 - 8:50 - 10:05 AM Test Time (75)
  • Late Lunch - 10:15 - 10:45 AM


  • First Lunch - 8:50 - 9:20 AM
  • Late Period 2/5 - 9:30 - 10:45 AM Test Time (75)


  • Split Period 2/5 - 8:50 - 9:30 AM Test Time (40)
  • Split Lunch - 9:35 - 10:05 AM
  • Split Period 2/5 -10:10 - 10:45 AM Test Time (35)


  • Period 3/6 - 10:55 AM - 12:05 PM Test Time (70)

  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm


Tech Support @ Skyview


Dance Team Tryouts - Aerobics Room @ 3:00-5:00 pm

Friday, June 18th

EARLY RELEASE FINALS SCHEDULE (Cohort B)

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL



  • Transition 7:25 AM
  • Period 1/4 - 7:30 – 8:40 AM Test Time (70)


  • Early Period 2/5 - 8:50 - 10:05 AM Test Time (75)
  • Late Lunch - 10:15 - 10:45 AM


  • First Lunch - 8:50 - 9:20 AM
  • Late Period 2/5 - 9:30 - 10:45 AM Test Time (75)


  • Split Period 2/5 - 8:50 - 9:30 AM Test Time (40)
  • Split Lunch - 9:35 - 10:05 AM
  • Split Period 2/5 -10:10 - 10:45 AM Test Time (35)


  • Period 3/6 - 10:55 AM - 12:05 PM Test Time (70)
  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm


Tech Support @ Skyview

Saturday,June 19th

Sunday, June 20th

Upcoming Events

July 12-13 - Dance Team Tryouts

August 9-10 - Dance Team Tryouts

August 26 - Freshman BBQ Assembly

August 30 - Picture Day & Freshman Tours

August 31 - 1st Day of School


Current Skyview students and incoming students are all encouraged to apply to Skyview's Science, Math, and Technology Magnet program. Click HERE to apply!


You can get more information about the magnet program at Skyview.VanSD.org/SMT or visit our Open House Link at:
https://sites.google.com/vansd.net/skyviewhighschoolvirtualmagnet

Current SMT students are already registered and do not have to re-apply.

SKYVIEW REIGN DANCE TEAM


Tryout Dates (All tryouts will be in the Dance Room)


  • June 16-17 @ 3:00-5:00 pm
  • July 12-13 @ 1:00-3:00 pm
  • August 9-10 @ 1:00-3:00 pm

2020-2021 Yearbooks

If you pre-ordered a yearbook, you get a free autograph supplement! You can pick your supplement up in the main office.


Yearbooks will be arriving in August! Keep an eye on school e-mail and the Skyview website for pick-up information later this summer.


2019-2020 YEARBOOKS CAN BE PURCHASED IN THE BUSINESS OFFICE FOR $50

Lost and Found!

Storm Nation, are you looking for a Lost Item?

The Skyview Lost and Found bins are filled with misplaced things. They contain two years' worth of Lost and Found items. So, please come and find what you have lost. You only have a few weeks left to pick up your misplaced things. All unclaimed Lost and Found items will be donated to charity after the last day of school, June 18th, 2021. The Clerk in the 400 Wing will be happy to assist you with your search.

Live Bell

Help for students to keep track of their schedule during the day.

ATTENDANCE INFORMATION

Attendance matters during remote learning!

To be counted as present on a remote learning day, students will need to do one of the following between 7 a.m. and midnight:

  • log into Canvas

  • turn in an assignment

  • attend a Zoom class

  • contact their teacher


To excuse an absence, you can call 360-313-4220, email skyview.attendance@vansd.org or enter the absence in your Family Access account. You have 3 days to excuse an absence.


Excusable reasons - Health Care Appointment, Illness, Family Activity, Family Emergency, Pre-Arranged Absence. You can check Skyward Parent Access to see what class is marked Unexcused.


Students who are attending classes at Skyview must check out at the Attendance Office before leaving skyview for the absence to be excused. Failure to do so will result in an unexcused absence.

Tech Help for Students & Families

Technology Information for Families

  1. weLEarn Remote Learning Resources

  2. Canvas parent accounts: How to create an account (this is also on the WeLearn site under resources)

  3. If parents do not have an email account: Need an email?

  4. Access to Skyward -

    1. New To District or never accessed Skyward: https://vansd.org/registering-for-school/

    2. Need help resetting a parent password? Click the "Forgot User Name/Password link" on the Skyward link on Vansd.org. Type your email address and it will send a reset link.

VPS New Program - The Office of the Education Ombuds

Vancouver Public Schools has a new program to offer to the students and families of the district. The Office of the Education Ombuds works with students, families, schools, and the community through the discipline process to resolve conflicts, build supportive partnerships, and foster collaboration so that every student can engage in a valuable educational experience within Vancouver Public Schools. The ombuds will provide confidential and unbiased guidance, resources, information, and support when parents need assistance navigating the student discipline process or a conflict exists within a discipline matter.


If you have concerns about your child’s experience within the discipline process, please reach out to the Education Ombuds, Rachel Cason. The ombuds is here to help you navigate the district’s processes and procedures as well as provide you with the assistance you may need in resolving conflicts specific to student discipline.


The Education Ombuds, Rachel Cason, can be reached at rachel.cason@vansd.org or 360-313-1340.

https://vansd.org/equity-initiative/#ombuds



If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to reach out to me. Thank you.

Navigating Parent Instructional Technology

Here is a list of helpful information for families navigating remote learning with their students.

Student Support Options

Click the links below to learn more:

  • Grab & Go Meals
  • Storm Academic Support Program - Confused? Overwhelmed? Need to make up work but don't know where to start? Mrs. Green is here to help! She offers remote support either by scheduled appointments or drop-in on Zoom Monday-Friday, 11 am - 1 pm. She is here to cheer you on, help you email your teachers, and help you come up with manageable small weekly goals. She would love to add you to her weekly check-ins. If interested, please email Mrs. Green at Leslie.Green@vansd.org
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Marketplace is closed for the remainder of the year




Graduation Date: June 15, 2021 at 8:00 PM Clark County Fairgrounds, by ticket only!

Graduates need to report to the school @ 5:30 pm to ride or follow the bus to the fairgrounds)


Students, it's Xello Time! One of your graduation requirements is to complete a High School & Beyond Plan - and we use Xello to complete this. Look for a school email chris.erdman@vansd.org with further instructions.


If you haven’t placed your Graduation order yet, make sure you do it now!

CLICK HERE for a link directly to your Senior Meeting!

CLICK HERE to place your order!


Seniors, pick up your graduation items ordered from Herff Jones in the main office.


Did you know the Senior Celebration has a GoFundMe? Check it out on the webpage! All upcoming events are listed! Senior shirts are still available also! Find everything you need here: https://www.skyviewstormseniorparty.com/ #RollStorm #ClassOf2021

Class of 2021 Senior Parents Website

Click here for information from the committee that will host the after-graduation party!

Senior Families! We have a new Facebook page! It's a public page so it can be found easier! Go to Skyview Storm Class of 2021! Things are rockin' and rollin'! Keep your eyes open for yard signs, dining nights, spring pies, and more! Come join today so that you can keep in the know!

Click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1289859778065617

Skyview Booster Club Website

Sign up to be a Booster Member (free) and be on the distribution list for all things Booster.

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ATHLETICS

Clearance has begun for cheer tryouts, spring football and summer workouts. Register on FamilyID.com.


Make sure to return all uniforms you may still have at home to avoid fines on your account. You can return directly to your coach or drop off in the BOSS.


Fall sports clearance will begin August 1st. Make sure to get your physical updated over the summer! Physicals are good for 2 years from exam date. There will be summer physicals offered at Hudsons Bay High school on Aug. 12th and Aug. 19th at Fort Vancouver High School. These are for students on F/R lunch status or uninsured athletes. Please call the BOSS to make arrangements (360) 313-4225.

Fall Virtual Games- Unified Sports!

Though we may not be at school, Special Olympics of Washington has created an experience that our athletes can participate in Virtually! The Skyview Athletics and Unified Rally Club are calling all Unified athletes and partners to participate in the 2020 Fall Virtual games representing Skyview High School.


Please see the flyer with all information here


Have questions? Email Associate Principal Ian Mansfield at ian.mansfield@vansd.org

CLUBS

Anime Club

Anime Club has switched their meetings to Tuesdays from 2:10-3:00 pm starting 3/16. Email Ms. Reese at heidi.reese@vansd.org for the Zoom link if you want to join!

Asian Cultural Club

Looking to join a club? Come to Asian Cultural Club. We meet once a month and highlight Asian countries.

Email Danielle Puhl, advisor, for link: danielle.puhl@vansd.org

DECA Club

Message meleea.miller@vansd.org with questions. National membership dues can be paid at www.deca.org/studentportal

DIVCOM

Monday - Weekly DivCom meeting every Monday at 2:30. Email meredith.wales@vansd.org for link!

Future Medical Professionals

Start thinking ahead: Future Medical Professionals is a club for students interested in pursuing a job in the healthcare field. The club includes Guest Speakers, Virtual Medical Conferences, Science Bowl, Internships, and more!


FMP meets virtually each Monday at 2:15 pm. Want to join? Text @skyviewfmp to 81010 or email club officer Hayley Stone at 172046@student.vansd.org with any questions.


check out the FMP website for more information: http://skyviewfmp.weebly.com/

Key Club


Key club is truly life altering. Community service is something we focus on achieving, helping our community in different areas. Currently we are striving to help students in our community by willingly taking the time to tutor middle schoolers, in order to help them gain a better understanding in subjects they are having difficulty in. But we also try to build a connection with the students, as they are a part of this hard time involving online learning. If you want the opportunity to be involved in volunteer opportunities, community involvement, make friends, and develop or show your leadership skills, join Key Club!


Key Club continues to make the most of remote service work with: tutoring, making inspirational cards, reading and recording books for children, and more! Meeting every otherTuesday at 2:10 pm. Check website for Zoom Link. New members are always welcome!


Huge thank you to Key Club's current officers for keeping Key Club running during remote times - President Alneeda San, Vice-President Hayley Stone, Secretary Michael Helde, Treasurer Ashley Barron-Pintor.


Welcome to new officers: President Michael Helde, Vice-President Ashley Barron-Pintor, Secretary Emma Franks, Treasurer Kairo Montes-Escamillia and Web Master Aleah Breen.

Marketplace

The Marketplace has closed for the remainder of the year.

Math Team

Math Team meetings on Thursdays from 2:30 - 3:30 pm (email Mahenrika.Malixi@vansd.org for zoom link)

MEChA Club

Mecha Meetings @2:15 every other Thursday via zoom contact jenna.biggs@vansd.org for link!

Skate Club

Students! Join us for Skyview Skate Club meets every final Thursday of the month from 2:15 - 3:00! Come join us! Hang out, talk about skateboarding and our progression

Watch skate videos and movies, have monthly skate sessions, and build the skate community!

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Speech & Debate Club

Speech and Debate Practice, Thursdays @ 2:30pm. Email Erin.Annis@vansd.org for the Zoom invitation.

Women in STEM Club

Women in STEM Club is an opportunity for Skyview's young women to join together and support each other in the pursuit of education and careers relating to the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and medicine. Club activities include book discussions, researching scholarship opportunities, and attending/discussing women in STEM-related events.


All are welcome to join the club. Meetings are held on the 2nd/4th Mondays of each month from 12:00-12:30 pm. Email Kurt.Schmidt@vansd.org for a link!

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NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Vancouver Public Schools is an equal opportunity district in education programs, activities, services, and employment. The district does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, including gender expression or identity, age, families with children, honorably discharged veteran or military status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal. The district provides equal access to the Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups. The district complies with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Act of 1974, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Older Worker Protection Act, and all other state, federal, and local equal opportunity laws. You may contact any of the following people at 2901 Falk Rd., Vancouver, Washington, 98661, or by writing to them at Vancouver School District, PO Box 8937, Vancouver, Washington 98668-8937 or by calling 360-313-1000: ADA–Kathy Everidge (kathy.everidge@vansd.org); Title VII, 504–Steve Vance (steve.vance@vansd.org); IDEA–Daniel Bettis (daniel.bettis@vansd.org); Affirmative Action-Janell Ephraim (Janell.ephraim@vansd.org) Title IX–Kathy Everidge (kathy.everidge@vansd.org); Title IX Elementary–Debra Hale (debra.hale@vansd.org); Title IX Secondary–Jim Gray (james.gray@vansd.org); Athletic Equity–Jim Gray (james.gray@vansd.org). This notification can be provided in the appropriate language for communities of national origin and minority persons with limited English language skills by contacting 360-313-1250.

Skyview High School

The mission of Skyview High School is to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to be college-, career- and life-ready. By providing an innovative educational environment, students are authentically engaged in powerful learning opportunities through meaningful work and real-life research projects.