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Yorba Linda Music Festival & Car Show, Thursday April 22nd

Come join us for an evening of good music performance of Jazz, 70’s Classic Rock, Singers, and DJ Carlitos. On the beautiful campus of Yorba Linda High School that oversees the valley of Orange County. Come out and enjoy our food! Enjoy our music! Enjoy the Classic Mustang Cars! Click To Read More...

Student with Chicken Pox

A student at Yorba Linda High School has recently been reported with chickenpox. Chickenpox is not usually a serious illness; however, any person who develops chickenpox should stay at home until the rash has completely crusted over (usually about 5 days from the time the rash started) to prevent further spread of infection. If your child develops a rash that may be chickenpox, please consult with your doctor and notify us at 714/986-7500 ext. 14033. For more information on chickenpox, see <a href="http://www.ochealthinfo.com/epi/">http://www.ochealthinfo.com/epi/</a>. Click to read more information...

Recycle used ink cartridges at YLHS

The YLHS Men’s Lacrosse Team is partnering with Think Recycle to collect your used ink jet and laser printer cartridges as part of our team fundraiser program. This is a great chance for you to support the environment as well as our school team. Click To Read Details...

Superintendent discusses PYLUSD budget crisis

Superintendent Dennis Smith has a letter to the community regarding the state budget crisis. It can be found <a href="http://www.pylusd.org/">HERE</a>. Also, the district has created a "State Budget Crisis Information" page that can be found <a href="http://www.pylusd.org/budget/">HERE</a>.

Honorary Service Award Nominations

The PTSA is accepting nominations for individuals who have distinguished themselves in volunteer service to the schools and to the students. Nomination forms can be found on the PTSA homepage. Deadline to email the form is Feb. 12th.

Amended School Calendar

Due to the upcoming staff furlough days this year, the school year calendar has changed. Click to download an updated version of the school calendar.

YLHS Emergency Preparedness Wish List

As a new school we have a huge task ahead of us when it comes to being prepared for an emergency. Reflecting upon our last year with the wild fires, we have a sense of urgency to complete our emergency preparedness supply stock. Click To Read More...

YL Womens Soccer Fundraiser

At Rubio's on Yorba Linda Blvd, Yorba Linda, from Jan. 26 - Jan 28, Tuesday - Thursday, from 2 pm - Close. Click for more information...

Storm Update: 2pm, 01-19-2010

Storm Update: 2pm, 01-19-2010. During the past hour, YLHS was hit with a major storm cell, including rain, high winds, and lightning. Students were kept in their 5th period classes for an extended period until the storm danger passed. The weather is now back to "normal".

AP and Honors Parent Night, Wednesday, January 20th, 7pm

YLHS – AP and Honors Parent Night Presentation – is Wednesday, January 20th, 7:00 p.m. in the Forum Theater. This evening presentation will let our community know what honors and AP classes we will offer, along with the expectations for success in each level and course. Jennifer Graves, Lorri Walls and Nancy Coulter will present an overview of the registration process and timeline.

Final Exam Schedule

Our updated Final Exam Schedule can be found here: <a href="http://ylhs.org/students/bell_schedule.jsp?rn=599468">http://ylhs.org/students/bell_schedule.jsp?rn=599468</a>

PTSA Meeting

PTSA General Association Meeting
1/11/2010, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: School Library

All PTSA members are invited to attend the General Association meeting. We will be electing a nominating committee for the 2010-2011 Board. Please encourage everyone you know to attend this meeting in the beautiful new library.

Updated Bell Schedule

Bell Schedules were updated to reflect the move to the new classroom building. Class time was INCREASED, due to the shorter distance between classrooms! <a href="http://www.ylhs.org/students/bell_schedule.jsp?rn=7037841">Click HERE</a> to see the updated Bell Schedule.

New Year to include some classroom changes

When students report on Monday, January 4th, 2010 they will be issued new classroom locators. Many (but not all) classes will be in the newly completed Classroom Wing. Some classes, including; Science, Art, Photography, and Computer classes, will continue in the 300 and 400 buildings. Students should refer to their schedule locator for exact changes.

Flynn the "right man" for YLHS

Great article about our fearless leader. Click To Read...
<a href="http://www.ocregister.com/news/school-223576-high-yorba.html">OC Register Article</a>

Glimpse inside new YLHS is cause for celebration

December 10, 2009 1:00 PM
Glimpse inside new YLHS is cause for celebration
By JESSICA TERRELL
THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER
<a href="http://www.ocregister.com/news/school-223524-campus-new.html">OC Register Article</a>

YLHS Dedication December 10th

December 10th is a very special event on our campus. It is the official dedication of Yorba Linda High School! We anticipate that this will be a very well attended event, so we wanted to pass along some information for your planning. Click to read more...

Terry Conley Services

Terry Conley, longtime physical education teacher at El Dorado, passed away on Sunday, November 29th. Click To Read More...

School Site Council Meeting December 1st

The next meeting of the School Site Council will be at 3:00pm on December 1, 2009 in the Administration Office. Agenda and a first draft copy of the Single Plan for Student Achievement are attached.

YLHS School Profile

Please take a minute to look at our School Profile for students we have on campus and community we serve - We have high expectations for our students and programs.

Food and Essentials Drive

YORBA LINDA HIGH SCHOOL invites YOU to join us in bringing JOY
& ABUNDANCE to families across O.C. this holiday season! Bring any donations to your 3rd period class. Click to read more...

Wrestling Booster Club meeting

Wrestling Booster Club meeting, Tuesday Nov. 10th in room P-1 at 7PM. Please come out and support our program.
Coach Forty

School Site Council Meeting

Our School Site Council Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 10th at 3:00 p.m. in the Administration Office teacher's lounge. Attached is the agenda. Visit ABOUT US --> Site Council to learn more...

Mustang night at Camelot Golfland.

This Wednesday, October 28th is our Mustang Night at Camelot Golf land. Please join your faculty and staff as we compete in miniature golf. Tickets are only $5...

Flip Chart Software for students

As Smart Classrooms are installed, teachers will begin using Promethean "flip chart" software for class presentations. Click to learn where students can obtain flip chart software.

Our School Needs Your Support

Sign up for E-Script and earn money for our school when you shop. A percentage of your purchases will be automatically contributed by the merchant to YLHS.

School Site Council Candidates

Click to get information on the candidates for YLHS School Site Council. Voting will take place at Back To School Night.

Wrestling Parent Meeting

Wrestling will have there first Parent meeting On Monday Oct. 12th at 7PM in the Forum Theater.

Influenza Preparedness for Parents

The district has sent a letter regarding influenza preparedness for parents. Click here to download a copy in English and Spanish.

Twitter Feed Much Improved!!

Today, our Twitter feed got some much needed updating. Now, the feed is connected to the YLHS.org website! News, Calendar Events, and Daily Announcements all "feed" to twitter. Subscribe now to our Twitter feed and actually get updates: http://twitter.com/ylhs

Men's Soccer Parent Meeting

Men’s Soccer Program Parent Meeting, Wednesday 10/7/09 @ 7pm.
YLHS Forum Theater. Parking lot off of Fairmont Blvd.

OC Fire Department On Campus Training

The OC Fire Department is on the west side of our parking lot today, October 1st, doing training exercises. This exercise was planned in advance.

Win a Mustang from the Mustangs

The new Mustang basketball team at Yorba Linda High School is raffling off a new 2010 Mustang car to raise funds for the fledgling sports program. Click to read more...

Men's Lacrosse Parent Meeting

Hello, my name is Mike Schreiber and I am the new Men's Lacrosse coach. Our first Parent Meeting will be Friday 9 / 25 @ 6 pm in The Forum. You can contact me by email if you nave any questions: Mike Schreiber, yorbalindalacrosse@att.net

DRIVE ONE 4UR SCHOOL EVENT - Saturday, Oct 3rd

HELP THE YLHS ASB AND BOOSTER CLUBS MAKE SOME MONEY! Just Test Drive one of the Ford's latest vehicles and for each Test Drive the school receives $20.00! With your Test Drive you will automatically be entered to win a Garmin GPS Unit.

REFLECTIONS Entries Due Oct. 22

Submit your artwork, photos, song, story, dance or video illustrating what "Beauty is" to you. Express your thoughts and creativity, and earn recognition.

Yearbook Sale, October 2nd

We are going to do one more yearbook sale at the registration price on October 2nd at break. The price is 105 with ASB and 115 without ASB. The price will go up after this date. Students can also purchase personalizations for their yearbook the same day. If students would like to get their names engraved on their yearbook, it is $6.00. Students can also order icons to make their yearbook special. Each icon is $4.00 and students can select up to 4 icons. If you write a check, please make it payable to YLHS. Cash is also accepted. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Shay at sshay@pylusd.org.

Women's Basketball tryouts

Women’s Basketball tryouts will be held Wednesday, Sept. 23 and Thursday, Sept. 24 from 6:00 -7:30 pm at the YLHS gym. All players must have their physicals and clearance packets turned in before tryouts. Any questions contact Coach Hill in room 408.

STUDENT DANCE AGREEMENT FORMS

HERE THEY ARE!!! If you plan on attending any dance at YLHS you must fill this form out one time and bring it with you when you purchase your dance ticket.

CLASS SENATOR APPLICATIONS

If you would like to become more involved on campus with planning dances, rallies, and special events please apply to become a YLHS Class Senator.

Sports team websites up and running

Some of our sports teams have individual websites up and running. Click here to find out which ones are already going strong...

YLHS Alma Mater

Band director Bincins Garcia has composed the YLHS Mustangs Alma Mater. It will soon be posted as an audio file. Stay tuned. Click to read the lyrics.

PTSA Student Leadership Applications being Accepted

YLHS PTSA STUDENT LEADERSHIP
Students! Become involved in the PTSA. The purpose of the PTSA Student Leadership Group is to make a positive difference in our school, community and world through our philanthropic endeavors while learning and being leaders. Applications due: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2009 Please open the following links for Application Guidelines and the Application.

Opening Day Photos

Opening day photos courtesy of the OC Register: http://tinyurl.com/m2br8y

Opening Day Article

The Orange County Register article on opening day: http://tinyurl.com/lwc5t4

Opening Day Video

Nice opening day video from the OC Register: http://tinyurl.com/my5ccj

YLHS Choir - Get Involved!

I am Mark Henson, and I will be starting up the Vocal Music program at Yorba Linda High. Please view the attached flyer regarding our program.

Men's Basketball Update

* Tryouts September 14-18 (All levels)
* Coaches: Nate Call, Bill Taraschi, Nicholas Milan
* Link to facebook page (Yorba Linda Men's Basketball)
* Information of Golf Tournament and raffle (attached)

MEN'S WATERPOLO UPDATE. (updated 8/23)

We have hired Coach Jeff Gorman and we are real excited to get him on board. He will be coaching both men's and women's waterpolo, as well as swimming for both.

2009-2010 School Calendar

PYLUSD has slightly revised the school calendar. This is the latest version as of 8/18/2009

School Map Updated

Google DOES NOT have the school located properly on its maps. We are working with Google to fix this issue.

YLHS on Twitter

We have set up a twitter feed at <a href="http://twitter.com/ylhs">http://twitter.com/ylhs</a>. The feed probably will not be used actively by staff until school starts. However, feel free to follow us now!
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