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Principal's Weekly Update #169

PTSA Reflections Entry Forms - are now available in the counseling office, library and from the teachers in Dance, Film Production, Language Arts, Music, Photography and Visual Arts. This year’s theme is, “The world would be a better place if. . .” Encourage your students to participate by reflecting on the theme and creating an original work and be recognized in class and community for their creativity and hard work. Entries are due by October 24th in the library.

Yorba Linda Sunrise Rotary – 2014-15 Teacher Grant Application – The Yorba Linda Sunrise Rotary Club provides assistance to teachers in our community by offering grants to assist with classroom materials. The amount of the grant has been increased to $300 each. The grant may be used for classroom materials that teachers feel will enhance their students’ learning experience. There are a limit number of grants available for schools within Yorba Linda. Not all applications will receive grant funds. Applications must be received by October 22nd. For questions, please contact Cindi Williams at 714/325-6143 or cindi@jabezsalon.org or Cindy Freeman at 714/986-7460 or cfreeman@pylusd.org. The application is attached to this email. Good luck!

Mustang University 2014-15 - sponsored by YLHS PTSA and our Counseling Department will present – Senior College Night , Wednesday, October 8th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the forum theater. Topics for discussion are:
Senior Checks
Financial Aid
CSU Filing Period
UC Filing Period
Private/Out-of-State – Variable
College Entrance Requirements (GPA/Testing)
Personal Statement

A Big Thank You to our Counselors for coordinating and presenting this to our parents, their senior students and our PTSA for sponsoring this evening. An “Essay Workshop” is scheduled for October 15th in our library.

Thought for the Week
“Do you know the difference between education and experience?
Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get when you don’t.”

Yorba Linda High School – Meeting/Activity Schedule
Week of October 6 – October 11, 2014

Monday, October 6
All Staff Faculty Meeting 7:15 (food served) Library
Leadership Team Meeting 3:00 Library
M F/S, JV & V Water Polo vs. Fountain Valley 3:00/5:00/4:00 Oceanview HS

Tuesday, October 7
W F/S, JV & V Volleyball vs. Villa Park 3:15/4:30/5:30 Home
W JV & V Golf V vs. Canyon 3:00 Anaheim Hills GC
JV vs. Troy 2:30 Fullerton GC
W JV & V Tennis vs. El Modena V 3:15 Home
JV 3:15 El Modena HS

Wednesday, October 8
Mustang University College Night 6:30 Forum Theater
M F/S & JV Water Polo vs. Cerritos 6:00/5:00 Home
W JV & V Tennis vs. Troy V 3:15 Home
JV 3:15 Troy HS

Thursday, October 9
V Football vs. Brea 7:00 p.m. Home
F/S Football vs. Brea 3:00 Brea Olinda HS
M F/S, JV & V Water Polo vs. Valencia 3:00/5:00/4:00 Home
W F/S, JV & V Volleyball vs. El Modena 3:15/4:30/5:30 Home
W JV & V Golf V vs. Esperanza 3:00 Green River GC
JV vs. Cypress 3:00 Green River GC
W JV & V Tennis vs. Esperanza V 3:15 Esperanza
JV 3:15 Home

Friday, October 10
JV Football @ Brea Olinda 3:15 Brea Olinda HS

Saturday, October 11
Cross Country @ Clovis Invitational TBD Clovis
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