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Principal's Weekly Update #218

Teacher Appreciation Week - A Big Thank You to our PTSA Student Leadership Group for our Teacher Appreciation Breakfast last Monday and to our PTSA parent group for the Thursday Teacher Appreciation Luncheon from Mendocino Farms. Great food and conversation!! Thank you ASB for the Teacher Appreciation gifts – “YLHS Staff Rocks” 2015-16.

Did You Hear? -
• YLHS Jazz 1 took home a silver medal from the 2016 International Reno Jazz Festival with “superior marks”. Our Jazz Band competed with over 200 bands from across the western United States.  Congratulations, Mr. Garcia and 2015-16 Jazz1!
• Yorba Linda’s Women’s Club held their scholarship recognition program on Thursday evening. The Women’s Club awards over $20,000 in scholarships to students that live in the Placentia-Yorba Linda area. The following “Mustangs” won from $50 - $1000 in scholarship money.
Academic Awards – Matthew Caballero, Corina Deiters, Catherine Han, Sierra Stevens
Hoby Leadership Awards – Katelyn Walker, Daniela Zirkie
Best of Show – Seung-Hee You
Division 1 Painting & Drawing - My Luong, Seung-Hee You
Photography – Sofie Besana, Alex Papin, Brendon Huang, James Weaver
Drawing – Margaryta Tumashyk
3-D Art – Mariah Russell
Congratulations Mustangs!!!!

Don’t Forget -
1. Prom Rally Assembly Schedule this Friday, May 13th & Prom is Saturday, May 14th.
2. Senior Awards – Monday, May 16th @ 6:30 at Yorba Linda Friends Church on Lakeview. Bincins Garcia and Peyton Pike have been working hard to make sure we recognize all of our Seniors for Department Awards, Scholarships and Academic Excellence. Hope to see many of you at the ceremony.
3. YL Jazz Jam, Wednesday, May 25th @ PYLUSD Performing Arts Center (El Dorado HS). Guest Artist – Eric Marrental. It will be a night of great music. Make sure to see Bincins Garcia for tickets.

If you Haven’t Heard Doug Schultz, Public and Media Relations for PYLUSD uses the following to post all of our good news, including pictures and articles:
• Website: www.pylusd.org
• Facebook: www.facebook.com/pylusd
• Twitter – www.twitter.com/pylusd
• Instagram – www.instagram.com/pylusd
If you have articles and/or pictures to put on this social media, please email your items to Greg Kemp and he will forward them to Doug Schultz. The more the better!!

Thought for the Week
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can
be done without hope and confidence.” Helen Keller

Yorba Linda High School – Meeting/Activity Schedule
Week of May 9 – May 14, 2016

Monday, May 9
AP Test – Biology – AM – Small Gym
M V Golf – CIF 1st Round 1:00 Skylinks GC
JV & V Softball vs. Canyon V 3:15 Home
JV 3:15 Canyon HS
Tuesday, May 10
AP Test – US Government – AM – Small Gym
French – PM – Library Computer Lab
F/S, JV & V Baseball vs. Foothill V 3:15 Home
F/S, JV 3:15 Foothill HS
M V Volleyball – CIF 1st Round TBA TBA
Wednesday, May 11
AP Test – English Language & Comp – AM – Small gym
Macroeconomics – PM Small gym
M V Tennis – CIF 1st Round 3:00 Home
JV & V Softball vs. El Modena 3:15 Home
Thursday, May 12
AP Test – Statistics - PM – Room 306
V Swim – CIF Prelims TBD TBD
F/S, JV & V Baseball vs. Foothill V 3:15 Foothill HS
F/S, JV 3:15 Home
Friday, May 13
Prom Rally – Assembly Schedule
AP Test – Human Geography –AM - Library
M V Tennis – CIF 2nd Round TBD TBD
Saturday, May 14
Prom – 7-11 @ Club 10 Asian Bistro
V Track – CIF Prelims 11:00 Estancia HS
V Swim – CIF Finals TBD TBD
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