Knight Notes 10/27/19


The schedule for this week is:
Monday, Oct 28 - C Day
Tuesday, Oct 29 - A Day
Wednesday, Oct 30 - B Day
Thursday, Oct 31 - A Day
Friday, Nov 1 - B Day

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Cabrillo’s College and Career Night - Oct 28
College and Career Night @ Cabrillo is Monday, October 28th from 6-8pm. Stop by the counseling department for more information.

College Rep Visits
10/28: Oregon State @ lunch
10/28: UC Santa Barbara after school
10/29: Rutgers University @ lunch
10/29: University of Portland after school
10/30: Colorado State University, Fort Collins @ lunch
10/30: Seton Hall University after school
10/31: University of Alabama after school
11/1: Marymount College @ break
Check the Senior Class calendar for all college rep visits and other important information.

Halloween at School - Oct 31
There will be a costume contest on Thursday in the quad a break. Please note the following rules for costumes worn at school:

  • No masks may be worn or brought to school.
  • If you choose to dress in a sports theme, no baseball bats, hockey sticks, golf clubs, etc. may be brought to school. Also, no cleats or spikes may be worn.
  • No weapons of any kind, real or fake. No spikes, chains, or ropes may be brought to school. To bring even a fake weapon to school, even on Halloween, can result in suspension.
  • Make-up, hair dye, sunglasses, and hats are permitted, as long as they are not dangerous or disruptive.
  • Sunglasses should be taken off in the classroom.
  • No props or clothing that depicts drugs and/or alcohol.
Finally, no costume may be worn that will prevent you from learning and fully participating in the day's activities. Please use good judgement!  If you have any questions, please check with the office before Halloween. If your costume does not represent the rules, your parent will be asked to bring proper clothes.

Grad Night Tickets on Sale in the Quad - Oct 31
Seniors, get the early discounted price of $150 for your Grad Night ticket while you still can. Ticket price jumps to $175 on Dec 1st. Tickets can be purchased in First Quad at break on Thursday, October 31st.

Car Wash Tickets to Benefit Grad Night - Oct 31
Cruz Car Wash is generously donating $10 for every "Steamer Lane" car wash (formerly the "Whole Enchilada") sold by the Grad Night committee. Gift cards are $30 each and can be purchased in First Quad at break on Thursday, October 31st, by contacting Sherri at sherrihyde@att.net, or by using the PayPal button on the Grad Night page of the website. Car wash tickets make excellent gifts!

AP Exam Fees Due by November 1
Viviana is set up and ready to start accepting payment for AP exams. During construction, Viviana can be found in room 101 or 107. Fees must be paid by Friday, November 1st. Fees are as follows:
$94/exam - Standard
$53/exam - Free and Reduced Lunch
$20/exam - SHS Scholarship (see Mr. Kendall or Viviana)

Saturday School - Nov 2
The next Saturday School will occur on Nov 2 from 8:30am to 12:30pm. For those attending, please check in by 8am.

ELAC Meeting - Nov 5
ELAC (English Learners Advisory Committee) is a group made up of parents and staff whose main purpose is to provide support for LEP (Limited English Proficiency) students and their parents. This support includes providing parents and students with information about grades, attendance, standardized tests and computer training sessions on using the Parent Portal. Parents are invited to join the first ELAC meeting of the year, which will be held on Tuesday, November 5th in Room 204 at 6pm. For more information about ELAC, click here.

Performing Arts Building Committee Meeting - Nov 7
Any parent/student/community member interested in joining Soquel High School Performing Arts Building Committee, please contact Principal Greg O'Meara directly at gomeara@sccs.net. Our first meeting will take place on Thursday November 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm in Room 312

Foreign Exchange Student Opportunity
Host families needed for students arriving from Europe 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 sandispan@aol.com

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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