Knight Notes 01/29/17

The schedule for this week is:
Monday, January 30 - C Day
Tuesday, January 31 - A Day
Wednesday, February 1 - B Day
Thursday, February 2 - A Day
Friday, February 3 - B Day

Calling All Golfers!
Registration is now open for the 13th Annual Soquel High Golf Tournament! This is great opportunity to enjoy a day of golf with your friends, while raising funds for our students. The tournament will be at Delaveaga Golf Course on Friday, May 5th, followed by a BBQ and live music. To register as a golfer or sponsor (or both!), please go to the Golf Tournament page of the SHS website. To volunteer to help with the tournament, please contact Theresa at

Santa Cruz Warriors - Fast Break for Education
Purchase tickets to a Santa Cruz Warriors game and $5.00 from each ticket will be donated back to Soquel High! Check out the flyer for available game dates.

Attention Seniors
The Cabrillo College Honors program is presenting at lunch on Monday, January 30th in the high school library.  Students with a 3.5 GPA were sent invitations last week in their classes.  If students want to attend, please ask them to sign up with Ana Martinez in counseling for an early release from their B6 class.

Spring Sports Practice Schedules
Baseball-1/30, 3:00
Softball-1/30, 3:00
Track-1/31, 3:00
Swimming-1/30, 3:00
Boys Volleyball-1/30, 5:30-7:30
Boys Golf-2/6, 3:00 at DeLaveaga Golf Course
Boys Tennis-2/13, 3:00
Lacrosse-2/2, 7:00pm
All athletes must have a current physical exam on file with the Athletic Director and completed online paperwork on in order to participate in tryouts or practice.

Senior Parents
Grad Night 2017 needs a boost! Come see how you can help at the next meeting this Wednesday, February 1st at 6:30 in the library. There are plenty of opportunities to lend a hand or donate a raffle item for our next event.

AP Tests Available for Purchase
If you are planning on taking AP tests in the Spring, the window to purchase tests is February 1st - March 10. You can purchase AP tests in the Finance Office, located in the back of Counseling.

Scholarship Workshop. Mark your Calendars!
The majority of parents procrastinate on college planning. Those who begin their research seriously when their student(s) is/are in 8th or 9th grade have a huge advantage. Please don't put it off. Spend a couple of hours and get started. Even if your son or daughter is a senior, this information is enlightening. Don’t miss upcoming workshops for students grade 8 and up:
  • Thursday, February 2, 7:15 - 8:45 pm at the Aptos Branch of the Santa Cruz Public Library
  • Saturday, February 4, 2:15 - 3:45 pm at the Scotts Valley Branch of the Santa Cruz Public Library
For more information, contact Steve Shapiro at 465-1148

UCAN Workshop for Sophomores and Juniors
Students will have the opportunity to meet college students from UCSC. who will teach them about the college application process and how to apply for scholarships and financial aid. The workshop will take place every Thursday between 2/2 and 3/9 in room 202 at 2:45 p.m. Please contact Ms. Martinez, Counseling Secretary or Ms. Faix for more information.

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness month, and the Walnut Avenue Women's Center be hosting a booth in First Quad on Friday, February 3rd to raise awareness about abuse in teen relationships. Come by the booth to learn about how to spread awareness and stop dating abuse. 

Soquel High Fund Meeting
Please join the SHF and Principal Atlansky for our monthly meeting on Monday, February 6th at 7pm in the Soquel High Library Conference Room (in the back corner of the library).

Hey Senior Guys!
Are you interested in being 2017’s Mr. SHS? Applications can be picked up in Room 220, and must be returned by Friday, Feb 10. The show will be on Friday, March 10, at 7:30 in the MPR.

Bargetto Winery Parent Social/Fundraiser
Sunday, March 26th 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Come enjoy an afternoon of wine, food, drawings and lots of fun!
Buy your tickets here or contact Shannon at

Grad Night 2017
Buy Your Grad Night ticket here! All students must fill out the Grad Night agreement form (available on the Grad Night page) and bring it into the school office.

Soquel High Calendars
Please check the Soquel High website calendars to stay on top of upcoming dates for Events, Athletics and Class of 2017 activities, as well as ABC Days and Bell Schedules.

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