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Daily Bulletin - 3/21/2018



Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

*Student Section*


  • The Facts about Tobacco:  True or False, E-cigarettes are not tobacco products?    (False)


  • Why is Kick Butts Day important?  By getting involved in Kick Butts Day and other activities, America’s youth can raise awareness about the tobacco problem and support effective solutions to reduce tobacco use.


  • Hey T-Bolts!  Come to TUPE team’s lunchtime Kick Butts Day activity:  We invite you to sign our pledge and answer questions to win prizes!  This event will be held March 22nd at lunch in front of the large gym.  Brought to you by the TUPE Team


  • Interested in utilizing Minecraft in school? Not in the Minecraft class? Want to show off your coding skills? Interested in game design? Applications are now open for the Minecraft Lab. A club where students take on the role of admin. More information and applications available in room 5.


  • Boys volleyball tryouts 2:45pm-4:15pm on Thursday, March 29th. Grade checks available in room 5. They must be complete to tryout. ‚Äč


  • Come cheer on the Girls’ Basketball team at the last home game of the season on Thursday, March 20 at 3:00 against Centerville


  • The library will be closed after school today.


  • Students do you have an overdue library book?  Check the due date in-side your library book or go to the library and we will be happy to check your library account.


  • Library Club will be meeting in the library today at lunch.  The library will be closed to all other students.


  • Winner of the quote of the week is Ravneet S.  "Maturity is Knowing When to Act Immature" Thank you, Mr. Pagan


  • GLI meeting Thursday in room 11 at lunch


  • The JuniorAct Club will meet next Tuesday, March 27th in room 40 at lunchtime.  Everyone is invited to attend.


  • Effective Monday, March 26th, the morning AC Transit Bus Line 621 trip will begin 5 minutes earlier. This change is being made to allow additional time in the schedule with the goal of improving on-time performance.


  • Congratulations to the following wrestlers that placed in Harvest Park Tournament this past weekend:  1st Placers: Nathan R, Denim B, and Ray I. 2nd Placer: Joshua L. 3rd Placers: Falak V, Abdur C, and Drake C.  4th Placers: Payson B, Juliana Y, Sunny S, Vedant J, Jerome A, and Rishab P. Great Job guys and girls!!


  • Reminder:  If you have a yellow pass you must attend Academic Recovery today during lunch in room 37.

Posted by: M. Harden-SYS Published:3/20/18
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