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Principal's Weekly Update #160

A Big Thank You - to our Special Education Department for hosting the Cinco de Mayo lunch on Friday. Good food – Good conversation – “Good Times!”

Teacher Appreciation Week -
starts Monday, May 5th, with breakfast provided by the PTSA Student Leadership. Stop by the Teachers’  Lounge on your way to PLC time with your department.

Teacher Appreciation Lunch presented by our PTSA is schedule for Wednesday in the library. YLHS PTSA parents will be providing a great lunch for the staff.

ASB - will be having a special treat on Friday.

School Site Council - will have its final 2013-14 school year meeting on Wednesday, May 7th @ 3:00 p.m. in the staff lounge.

AP Testing starts Monday – and continues for the next two weeks in the library, gym and room 501 – computer lab.  Jamie is working hard with her team to prepare testing areas and distribute exams each day of the test. The schedule is:
Monday, May 5th Chemistry 8:00 Library
Environmental Science 8:00 Small Gym
Psychology 12:00 Adm. Office
Tuesday, May 6th Computer Science A 8:00 Small Gym
Spanish Language 8:00 Room 501
Wednesday, May 7th Calculus AB 8:00 Small Gym
Calculus BC 8:00 Small Gym
Chinese Lang & Culture 12:00 Room 501
Thursday, May 8th English Lit. & Composition 8:00 Small Gym
Studio Art 9:00 Room 501
Japanese Lang & Culture 12:00 Room 501
Friday, May 9th English Lang & Comp. 8:00 Small Gym
Statistics 12:00 Library
Monday, May 12th Biology 8:00 Small Gym
Physics B 12:00 Library
Tuesday, May 13th US Govt & Politics 8:00 Small Gym
French Lang 12:00 Room 501
Wednesday, May 14th US History 8:00 Small Gym
German Lang 8:00 Room 501
European History 12:00 Small Gym
Thursday, May 15th Macroeconomics 8:00 Small Gym
Good luck to all of our students taking these exams!!

Fine Arts Department Awards!
- The MUZEO TrashARTist Challenge is a county-wide art contest that promotes zero waste recycling by encouraging people to turn trash into art. We had 3 students in the 3-D Art and Design program compete and win!! Their work will be on display at the MUZEO main gallery until the end of August. Address is: 241 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim, CA 92805
Congratulations to:
Elizabeth Tipping – 1st Place
Courtney Burns – 1st Place
Brandon Bollinger – 2nd Place & People’s Choice Award

Yorba Linda Women’s Club Scholarships - of $2,000.00 each will be awarded to YLHS seniors – Peyton Hutchison,
Raquel Buscaino,, and Caitlyn Gerlach. The awards presentation will be May 8th at the Yorba Linda Community Center.  Congrats to these seniors!

Important Library and Textbook Dates -
May 5 Faculty inventory begins
May 28 All library books due (not textbooks or Language Arts novels)
June 5 & 6 All Seniors return all books (textbooks and novels)
June 9 & 12 AP summer homework checkout (textbooks)
June 10 – 12 All freshmen – juniors return all textbooks and novels
Be aware that the library may be closed at certain times of the day for AP testing during the next two weeks.

Thought for the Week
“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Henry Ford

Yorba Linda High School – Meeting/Activity Schedule
Week of May 5 – May 10, 2014

Monday, May 5

PTSA Student Leadership Teacher Appreciation Breakfast – 7:30 – Teachers’ Lounge
AP Testing – Chemistry/Environment Science – AM
Leadership Team Meeting 3:00 Library
JV & V Volleyball vs. Pacifica 3:15/4:30 Home
M JV & V Tennis vs. Pacifica V 3:00 Home
JV 3:00 Pacifica
M Golf V @ League Finals 11:45 Los Serranos GC
F/S vs. Canyon 2:45 Brea Creek GC

Tuesday, May 6

AP Testing – Spanish/Computer Science - AM
JV & V Softball vs. Cypress 3:15 Home
M JV & V Tennis vs. Tustin V 3:00 Home
JV 3:00 Tustin HS
M V Golf @ League Finals 11:45 Los Serranos GC
Track @ League Finals 2:00 Valencia HS-Bradford Stadium

Wednesday, May 7
AP Testing – Calculus – AM, Chinese – PM
PTSA Teacher Appreciation Luncheon – Library
School Site Council Meetgin 3:00 Teachers’ Lounge
F/S, JV & V Baseball vs. Pacifica V 3:00 Pacifica HS
F/S & JV 3:00 Home
JV & V Volleyball vs. Tustin 3:15/4:30 Home
M JV Golf vs. Kennedy TBA Hartwell GC
JV & V Swim @ League Prelims TBA Kennedy HS

Thursday, May 8
AP Testing – English Lit – AM, Japanese – PM
JV & V Softball @ Kennedy 3:15 Kennedy HS
M F/S Golf vs. Canyon 3:00 Anaheim Hills GC
V Track – Pole Vault Finals 3:00 Home

Friday, May 9
AP Testing - English Lang – AM, Studio Art, Statistics – PM
F/S, JV & V Baseball vs. Pacifica V 3:00 Home
F/S & JV 3:00 Pacifica
V Track @ League Finals 3:00 Bradford Stadium
JV & V Swim & League Finals TBA Kennedy HS

Saturday, May 10
V Swim @ CIF TBA Riverside
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