THS Weekly Bulletin

May 3 - 7

MAY IS UNITY MONTH AT TIGARD HIGH SCHOOL

Unity Month, a long-standing tradition at Tigard High School, is an opportunity to highlight some of the groups and communities that make Tigard High a wonderful and diverse place. Each week a different group of students will share their culture, experiences, issues that they currently face, and opportunities for advocacy. Unity Month allows students to learn about their multifaceted school community in an effort to bring us all closer together.

SCHEDULE BY DAY

Monday, May 3


Tuesday, May 4

~Family Affinity Connection Series 6 - 8 pm - What is Land Acknowledgement (More info below)


Wednesday, May 5

~ Advisory 10 - 10:30


Thursday, May 6


Friday, May 7

Students - please reach out to the school, as soon as possible, if you are having any of the following issues with your school chromebook: charging, broken key(s), cracked screen, etc.

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ATHLETIC NEWS ~

Winter Sports begins May 10th!

Every athlete must be registered on Tigardtigers.com/Register An Athlete, have a current physical (good for 2 years) and

a Waiver of Liability for Covid-19 (Tigardtigers.com/MORE/Forms)

ATHLETICS THIS WEEK!

Monday, May 3

Baseball Varsity with West Linn 5:00 pm at Tigard

Baseball JV 6:45 pm at West Linn

Baseball FR 4:45 pm at West Linn

Softball Varsity 6:00 pm at Glencoe

Softball JV 4:00 pm at Glencoe

Boys Golf JV TRL League 10:30 am at Sandelie

Girls Golf JV TRL League 12:00 pm at Sandelie

Boys Tennis Varsity/JV 4:00 pm at Lakeridge

Girls Tennis Varsity with Lakeridge 4:30 pm at Tigard

Tuesday, May 4

Boys Water Polo Varsity with Lake Oswego 5:00 pm at Tigard

Girls LAX Varsity 7:15 at Beaverton

Wednesday, May 5

Baseball Varsity 5:00 pm at West Linn

Baseball JV with West Linn 5:00 pm at Tigard

Baseball FR with West Linn 5:00 pm at Tigard

Softball Varsity with West Linn 6:45 pm at Rosemont MS

Softball JV with West Linn 4:30 at Rosemont MS

Boys Golf Varsity TRL TBA OGA

Girls Golf Varsity TRL TBA OGA

Boys Tennis Varsity/JV with Oregon City 4:00 pm at Tigard

Girls Tennis Varsity/JV 4:30 pm at Oregon City

Track Varsity 4:00 pm at Tualatin

Boys LAX Varsity with Tualatin 7:30 pm at Tigard

Thursday, May 6

Boys Water Polo Varsity with Tualatin 5:00 pm at Tigard

Friday, May 7

Baseball Varsity 5:00 pm at Tualatin

Baseball JV with Tualatin 5:00 pm at Tigard

Baseball FR with Tualatin 5:00 pm at Tigard

Softball Varsity with Tualatin 5:00 pm at Tigard

Softball VJ with Tualatin 5:00 at Tigard

Boys Tennis Varsity/JV 4:00 pm. At Lake Oswego

Girls Tennis Varsity with Lake Oswego 4:30 pm at Tigard

Girls LAX 8:00 pm at West View

Saturday, May 8

Boys LAX Varsity 10:00 am at Canby

SENIORS ~ FAFSA/ORSAA workshops and help

Do you need help filling out your FAFSA? Join one of the following FAFSA/ORSAA workshops and get all the help you need! If you need financial aid for college it is not too late.

STUDENTS AND FAMILIES

FROM COUNSELING ~

Report Cards can be viewed on ParentVue and StudentVue under "Documents."

2021 GRAD PARTY COMMITTEE INFORMATION ~

The 2021 Grad Party Committee may not be planning a big party this year, however, we will not let this year go without celebrating our resilient grads! We are currently shopping for some awesome gifts for our online raffle and other fun activities planned before the end of the year. We would love to have any donations for electronics, bikes, kayaks, SUP's, as well as cash & gift cards.

If you would like more information please email us at tigardgradnight@gmail.com

Visit our website for more information www.tigardsafegrads.com

Time is running out and we need your help! Let's shower our GRADS with the love and respect they deserve!!

Family Affinity Connection Series Presents What is a Land Acknowledgement? Community Event Speaker: Steph Littlbird May 4, 6-8 pm RSVP bit.ly/TTSDLandAcknowledgement
Steph Littlebird is an artist, writer, curator and registered  member of Oregon's Grand Ronde Confederated Tribes. Steph earned her B.F.A. in painting and Printmaking from the Pacific Northwest College in Portland Oregon, she currently lives and works in Las Vegas. Littlebird is know for vibrant imagery that combines the traditional totem styles of her Indigenous ancestors with contemporary illustration tribal identity, cultural survivance and responsible land stewardship. Aside from her work as a visual artist, she is a full time professional tech writer and freelance arts columnist for Oregon Arts Watch magazine. Steph has received three creative grants from the Art + Science Initiative and is the 2020 N.O.A.A. National Artist Fellow. She is the recent recipient of a writing grant from the Oregon Cultural Trust and her work has been featured by brands like Luna Bar, U.S.P.S. the Wild and Scenic Film Festival and Wells Fargo.
Unpacking Race: The Power of an Illusion A virtual Discourse Workshop Serie First Thoughts/Second Thought on unlearning process Protocol, ABC Reflection Protocol, ,Join for the series or for a session! Zones of Comfort Self-Regulation & Reflection Protocol, Saturday Series 4 - 6:30 pm part 1: May 8, Part 2: May 15, Part 3: May 22 Join us in an opportunity to see how to use discourse tools to scaffold conversations about race personally and professionally.  We will use the PBS documentary RACE: The Power of an Illusion and TTSD's Equity Discourse Toolbox to create opportunities to dialogue about race, our own identities, and how we support an inclusive and just community through practical and achievable discourse moves. In partnership with Oregon Change. Michael Braxton TTSD, parent, grandparent CEO of Oregon Change Clinic, and Zinnia UN Director of Equity & Instruction TTSD, Register Here: bit.ly/UnpackingRace
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SUMMER JOB INFORMATION ~

Looking for your next summer adventure? Do you want a job that is active and allows you to spend time outdoors? THPRD is hiring dozens of people who are interested in working with children, share our values around diversity, equity, and inclusion, and believe in public service.

Wednesday, May 19

3-6 pm

bit.ly/THPRDVirtualJobFair


Join our virtual job fair and meet with staff and hiring managers.


Are you looking for a summer job? Please check out the job board outside the career center! Numerous jobs have been posted. If you are not at school, Mrs. Sims can email you the postings as well. jsims@ttsd.k12.or.us

PSO

Interested in contributing to the school in some fashion and working with some friendly folks? May is board nomination month for the PSO. Please consider throwing your hat into the ring for one of the four board positions or offering to chair or co-chair a committee. Elections will be at the June PSO meeting. The next PSO meeting is May 12th at 4:00 pm. The Google Meeting link will be in the May 7th Weekly Bulletin.

Have any questions? Please contact Claudine Payne at TigardPSO@gmail.com.

CAREER CENTER


Attention Juniors! It is not too late to sign up for a college and career mentor! Just complete the survey found on your Naviance home page or click on this link https://forms.gle/fMXfE1xsGS6yp7tx6 and we will pair you with a mentor to assist you with your plans for after high school.


Attention Seniors! It is not too late to fill out your FAFSA if you need financial aid for college. Contact Jill Sims, jsims@ttsd.k12.or.us for assistance!


Join the Trail Blazers for a Career Talk on Sports & Event Marketing on May 12, 2021, at 10:15 am Meet with four members of the Portland Trail Blazers marketing & events team! Get the inside scoop on what they do and how they shape the fan experience. Hear examples of cool campaigns they've worked on during games or on social media. Bring your questions! Find out how they got started and how you can, too. All students who attend and ask a good question in the chat or registration are eligible to win a sweet black duffel bag donated by adidas. Register at this link.

THS ATHLETIC BOOSTERS

Your Child's name Engraved On a Brick! Your customized message can include emblems that showcase accomplishments. Displayed forever on teh Tigard High Spirit Walkway in front of the football grandstands. - Surprise your child with this lasting gift! Honor a teacher or coach with a bridck! Your brick purchase helps support Tigard High Athletics.

Legacy Brick

Do you know a senior that graduates in June or a graduate from 2020?

What about a staff member that inspired you?

Now is the time to show them your admiration for all they have accomplished especially during the pandemic.

Purchase a Legacy Brick displayed forever on the Tigard High Spirit Walkway in front of the football grandstands, a Legacy Brick is a great way to honor your student's accomplishments and leave their mark on THS! Order Your Legacy Brick by May 21, 2021, to have it ready for graduation on June 12, 2021.

Order on the Boosters Brick Order Site Link


After you send your info in for your specific brick, then go to the brick payment link.

THS Athletic Boosters Meeting: May 12, 2021, 7 PM via ZOOM

Do you have a Tigard Athlete? This has been a rollercoaster for you and them, however, we are looking forward and hoping next year is better. Tigard Athletic Boosters is an organization that supports ALL athletic sports. We are recruiting new members to help represent the over 30 different sports teams offered at THS. Monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month. Join us for our next meeting on May 21, 2021, AT 7 PM on ZOOM. Register via this link.

Move 4 May - Calling all kids and teens for a challenge like no other! Move4May is all about taking care of ourselves by staying active outdoors or at home. How to Play 1. Get Active each Week in May! Activities include: Rolling Scavenger Hunt, Activity Bingo, Tigard Park Adventures, Neighborhood Bingo, and more! 2. Submit an Activity Tracker for each week and earn up to 4 spots in the raffle! - Submit online at www.engage.tigard-or.gove/more4may - Submit at Home - send to (503) 718-2604 or recreation@tigard-or.gov - Submit in Person at Fanno Creek House (13335 SW Hall Blvd) 3. Win Prizes! After May we will hold a raffle with all entries for a chance to win really great prizes including local experiences and SCOOTERS. Deadline to submit is Monday, May 31st! The fine details: Please only submit one survey per person/per week! If you submit all four surveys, you will be entered into the raffle four times (the maximum  number). We would love to hear your stories and see pictures if it's possible for you to upload, but we understand that's not feasible for everyone. Just include what you can! Visit www.engage.tigard-or.gove/move4may

Childcare Fundraiser: TTSD Family Resource Center is fundraising for childcare scholarships.

Tigard-Tualatin Family Resource Center is fundraising for childcare

tuition scholarships. Donating towards this fund will benefit not only the individual

students and their families, but also older siblings in high school who will have the

opportunity to fully engage in their own classwork and learning without having to care for

younger siblings.


All donations are tax deductible and we are happy to provide you with a donation receipt.

Please makes check out to the Tigard-Tualatin Family Resource Center and mail to 9000

SW Durham Road #716, Tigard, Oregon 97224. For other payment options, please feel

free to call me at 503-603-1588. Thank you very much for your time and consideration.

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