Knight Notes 10/07/18

The schedule for this week is:
Monday, Oct 8 - C Day
Tuesday, Oct 9 - A Day
Wednesday, Oct 10 - B Day
Thursday, Oct 11 - A Day
Friday, Oct 12 - B Day (modified schedule)

College Representative Visits
Attention Juniors and Seniors! College reps will be visiting SHS throughout the Fall. If you are interested in attending any of the presentations below, please email Ms. Martinez, Counselor, at or Viviana, the Counseling Secretary, at
Sonoma State University - 10/9 @ 2:35
Hawaii Pacific University - 10/10 @ 12:20
Illinois Institute of Technology - 10/10 @ 2:35
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) - 10/12 @ 10:30

It’s Homecoming and Spirit Week!
Monday, 10/8: Mavericks Monday (wear your beach/surf apparel)
Tuesday, 10/9: Tie Dye Tuesday
Wednesday, 10/10: Workout Wednesday
Thursday, 10/11: Blue & Gold Day (and rally in the stadium)
Friday, 10/12: Theme Day
Freshmen - Endless Summer
Sophomores - Monsters Inc.
Juniors - Star Wars
Seniors - Grease

Homecoming Dance Tickets On Sale Now
Advanced ticket sales will begin Monday, 10/8, in room 220. Tickets will be on sale at the following times:
Monday @ lunch
Tuesday @ lunch and after school
Wednesday after school
Thursday @ lunch and after school
Friday @ lunch
Advanced Tickets will include a ticket to the game and a ticket to the dance. Prices are $4 with ASB sticker and $8 without ASB sticker
At the Door, tickets will be $5 with ASB sticker and $8 without.
Snack donations for the dance are still needed. Email if you can help.

Winter Sports Sign-Ups - Oct 9
Sign ups for all Winter Sports, Basketball, Soccer, Wrestling, will be Tuesday, 10/9 in the first quad at Brunch. 

ELAC Meeting - Oct 9
There will be an ELAC meeting on October 9th at 6pm in the SHS Library.

PSAT - Oct 10
All Juniors are automatically signed up to take the PSAT free of charge, on Wednesday, October 10th, 8am-12pm. 50 extra tests are available to Sophomores on a first-come-first-served basis, and can be purchased for $20 in the Finance Office.

Board/Community Meeting - Oct 10
Since 2015, community meetings have been held at the school sites to offer parents and community members the opportunity to have discussions with the Superintendent and Trustees in a small, informal setting. You are invited to join the 2018-19 kickoff meeting on October 10th at 5:30pm in the SHS Library

Soquel High Fund Meeting - Oct 10
All parents welcome! Please join SHF members, Principal Atlansky and our student body representative at the monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 10th at 7pm in the SHS Library. No volunteer commitment is required. This is just a great opportunity to meet the principal in a small group environment and learn what is happening at your student’s school.

Homecoming Parking
Parking for the Homecoming game can be messy, so reserve your parking space now to get in and out quickly. Quick Escape parking can be purchased by clicking here.

Yearbook Sale
Yearbook pricing is $75 until 11/26, after which it will go up to $80. To purchase the 2018-19 yearbook, click here.

Two Weeks Left to Get Your Drive for Schools Tickets!
Don’t miss your chance to win a brand new Toyota Prius C or Subaru Crosstrek or $25,000 cash, as well as ten $1,000 cash prizes, and over 100 additional prizes! This is the easiest fundraiser around because your student’s classroom/team/group gets to keep all the money from ticket sales, not just a portion! Click here for ticket purchase options, or email or

Soquel Music Heritage Festival
Each year, the talented Soquel Music department competes in Worldstrides Heritage Festival. This year, the competition will be in Anaheim at Disneyland. Please help students earn money for this trip by purchasing Drive For Schools tickets. Students who are usually unable to go due to the $500 cost, have a great opportunity to earn their way this year, and could really use your help. Also, parents of Band students can pay for this trip in its entirety by purchasing 20 packs of Drive For Schools tickets! For tickets, email

Grad Night Tickets
This year, Seniors have the opportunity to earn their Grad Night ticket through Drive for School Tickets sales. Grad Night tickets are $150, but parents can purchase 6 packs of DFS tickets (equivalent to 36 chances to win a car or cash), and Grad Night is paid for! For tickets, email

Foreign Exchange Student Opportunity
Host families needed for three students arriving from Italy to attend the Spring semester in our community. They’re eager to become part of an American family and experience high school life here. For more information, contact Sandi at 831-419-9633 or

Bell Schedule and Events Calendars
Please check the ABC Day and Bell Schedule and Soquel High Events calendars on the website to stay current with what’s happening!

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