12/8 Announcements

December8, 2017
by jmilligan

Good Morning Lions!


E – Engage in school culture.


Attention SWAG November Winners- after a random drawing, three of you have won again: Lisa Ho, Christian Mendoza and Viet Le, please come to the Activities Office to claim your spirit wear prize. SWAG teachers- your names were entered into a drawing also and the winner of an Office Depot gift card is… Ms. Meyers Li!!! Thank you to all of our teachers who have nominated students for SWAG.


Let’s get fired up for the Game of Week!! Boy’s basketball will play against St. Genevieve on Tuesday, Dec. 12th in the Lions’ Den. Tip off is at 4pm. See you there Lions!!


Congratulations to our November Athletes of the Month: Stacy Do and Malachi Mesa!


The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!


Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to help donate toys to unprivileged children and teens! Help us by donating brand new toys and dropping it off to any wrapped boxes on campus! Ask your teachers for extra credit for donating!! Spread Joy and Happiness this upcoming Christmas!!


Hey Freshmen, do you need FREE after school tutoring? Do you want to go on FREE college field trips? Then stop by the Career Center today to sign up or learn more about the Upward Bound program. We do have limited spots left so don’t wait!


Attention seniors and juniors. It is time to be enrolling in an ROP Spring 2018 course. There are over 60 ROP classes to choose from. See Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center. Classes are filling up FAST!!


Hellooooo SENIORS!!!!! The Frank M. Doyle Scholarship is here in the Career Center. Please come and apply. The Doyle foundation has been financing our seniors higher education for over 21 years here at WHS. See Mrs. Duremdes for details.


Did you know that any books you check out at the WHS Library are due in January? That gives you plenty of time to read the latest best sellers and greatest classics. Remember you can check out 5 books at a time.


HOHOHO Lions!!!!! Do you want to meet and get your photo with Santa Claus this holiday season?? Sophomore class will be hosting the annual WHS Santa pictures from December 11th through Dec. 15th in Buckingham Square. Cost is only $1 per person and each person will receive a copy of the photo, so gather your friends and come on out to get your picture taken!


Hey Lions!! Get into the holiday spirit by decorating your 4th period class door for our annual holiday door decorating contest. The contest will begin Monday, December 12th with judging taking place on Thursday, December 21st. The winning class will receive cupcakes!! Deck the halls this holiday season!!


Next Monday, December 11th Parent University will conduct a narcotics presentations to both parents and students. We will learn about current drug trends changes in the law now, and for 2018, and what the psychoactive ingredients in street drugs do to the adolescent developing brain. Parent University will take place from 6:30-8PM at the HBUHSD district office. 5832 Bolsa Ave. HB. Attending Students – Attend the presentation, get credit for 2 Saturday Schools.


All seniors who are planning on going to Goldenwest College next year, please come to the College Career Center to apply for the GWC scholarships. There are 7 scholarships to choose from.

American Heart Association and French Club are having an ice skating fundraiser THIS Saturday, December 9th from 12-2pm. Pre-sale tickets are $10, tickets are $12 at the door. See Mrs. Gonzalez in H5 to purchase a ticket. Come out and support!

Happy Birthday to School Psychologist Ms. Wisniewski!

Donating one pint of blood can save anywhere from one to three lives. Do it for those you love. Blood Drive January 11th

Attention class of 2019!!! Do you want to represent your class with style??? Then stop by the finance office and purchase a windbreaker that us customizable with your name for $38. Pick up an order form in G01. Deadline for orders in December 15th!


Hey Lions- Electric Snow has been postponed due to unpredictable winds and possible poor air quality. Please join us on January 26th the last day of the semester for this new Winter Dance. Students who already purchased tickets may hold onto your tickets or come to the Finance Office for a full refund.


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