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Principal's Weekly Update #130

Congratulations to Mustang Softball & Coach Farrell - for their victory over Etiwanda on Thursday in the CIF quarterfinals. YLHS softball is 24-3 for the season and will play in the CIF semi-final game on Tuesday against Santiago/Corona High School. Good Luck to our Lady Mustang Softball Team!!

A Big Thank You to the Senior Awards Committee and Chairman, Bincins Garcia - for a terrific Senior Awards Program last Monday. We recognized over 200 seniors for earning $3,545,150 in scholarships and grants, Department Awards, 46 Silver Level Mustang Scholars, 6 seniors that earned an “A” in every class, our Salutatorian and Valedictorians. The “Mustang of the Year” was awarded to Makenna Morris. It was a great night to honor our 2013 Senior Class.

Prom 2013 - was a great success and lots of fun for 710 of our students. We even had several staff members testing out the dance floor before students arrived – fun, fun, fun! A Big Thank You to Shea Runge, ASB and the following list of team members who helped make all this happen for our students:
Jennifer Graves
Joey Davis
Lorri Walls
Peyton Pike
Nancy Coutler
Beth Mazurier
Val Steinbergs
Tammy Smith
Sissi Mueller
Gabby Stephenson
Rey Lejano
Sarah Shay
Brian Shay
Mark Honig
Alex Quintero
Kelly Fritz
Amy DeFriese
Noelle Toxqui
Karen Aguilera
Marisa Tayui
Monique Pillar
Melissa Kightlinger
Brylee Runge
Kino Oaxaca
Noah Balik
Bill Ray
Brent Hendry
Scott Mazurier
3 OC Sheriffs

Don’t Forget - Our award winning Theater Arts Department will perform “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” on May 29 & 30 @ 7:00 p.m. and June 1st @ 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. Come out and see how talented our students are in the Theater Department!

Mustang Art Show – Mustang artists will display their work in the library starting Tuesday, May 28th with a reception from 6:30 – 800 p.m. and all day Wednesday in our library. Don’t miss the art work of our very talented visual art students!!

Did you Hear? – Joey only had to give STAR Make-up exams to 38 students this last week. Great job everyone in getting our students prepared and focused on the STAR Test.

A Big Thank You
- also goes out to our AP Teachers for Wednesday evening’s AP Night. This is a great way to get students and parents focused on next year’s expectations for these very challenging classes.

YLHS and Travis Ranch Big Jazz Concert – last Tuesday was “cool”! Our students performed with guest artists, Jeff Clayton and Stacy Harris. It was an evening filled with great music.

For Your Planning –
Friday, May 31 - MORP Dance @ YLHS Quad – 7 – 10 p.m.
Monday, June 3 - PLC time – All Staff Meeting (last one for 2012-13) 7:30 – library (goodies @ 7:15)
Tuesday, June 4 - Site Council Meeting – 3:00 – teachers’ lounge
Thursday, June 6 - Last Classroom day for Seniors – Cap & Gown Distribution @ 2:00
Friday, June 7 - Seniors Trip to Disneyland

Thought for the Week
“Go Mustang Softball!!”

Yorba Linda High School – Meeting/Activity Schedule
Week of May 27 – June 1, 2013

Monday, May 27
Memorial Day Holiday

Tuesday, May 28
CIF Semi-Finals – Softball @ Santiago/Corona 3:15 Santiago HS (Corona)
YLHS Art Show – Reception 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Library

Wednesday, May 29
“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” – Forum Theater – 7:00 p.m.
YLHS Art Show All Day Library

Thursday, May 30
“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” – Forum Theater – 7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 31
MORP – YLHS QUAD – 7 – 10 p.m.

Saturday, June 1
“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” – Forum Theater – 2:00 & 7:00 p.m.
CIF Finals - Softball TBD TBD
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