4/26 Announcements

April26, 2018
by jmilligan

Good Morning Lions!


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Congratulations to Christine Ho, Ngan Tran, Huy Le, Khoa Ho,Erica Quach and An Nguyen as they smashed the competition and collected a total of 8 medals in the badminton Empire League Finals and qualifying for CIF Southern Section individuals! Great job lions!


Congratulations to this years’ 2018 Prom King and Queen Court! For Prom King our Court will be:
Frank Martinez, Joseph Edwards, Joel Navaro , Abraham Mercado. For Prom Queen our nominees are: Amairany Ramos, Simone Meminger, Jackie Gonzalez, Alondra Fuentes. Congratulations and enjoy Prom 2018 at Soka University!


Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today!

Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Office. Don’t miss a night in the spotlight.


Attention Spanish-speaking students! If you plan to enroll in Spanish or Español classes, you are required to take a placement exam. Placement exams will take place in room F8 at lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. If you are already in an Español or Spanish class this semester, you don’t need to come. See Mrs. Machado in room F8 for more information.


The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Orange County mothers who are in need of baby and maternity items. We will give the items we need like diapers, wet wipes, diaper cream, baby powder, sock, and underwear. However, we are in need of your help and donations to give back. So please donate the items we need to the donation box located at the office. The last day to donate is May 4th. Thank you for your cooperation!


Shakespeare Festival is upon Westminster High. Bray out the bard’s plays and poetry by entering competitions for prizes and bragging rights this week. Talk with thy Language Arts teacher for details.


Shakespeare Fest Fun Fact of the Day! Copyright didn’t exist in Shakespeare’s time, as a result of which there was a thriving trade in copied plays. To help counter this, actors got their lines only once the play was in progress – often in the form of cue acting where someone backstage whispered them to the person shortly before he was supposed to deliver them.


Students! Check with your school email to see if you were nominated for a Leo award this year. There is important information that was sent to you, and there’s a survey deadline of May 1. You may also check the printed Leo Nomination list, which is in front of ASB.


Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting today at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch, just come!

Attention Club de Español members! We will have a very important meeting today during lunch in room E5 about our Kermes and Cinco de Mayo field trip! The meeting will start promptly at 12:15, so grab your lunch and come over to E5 today!


Interested in a medical career or in need for volunteering hours? Join American Heart Association club today, in H5, Mrs. Gonzalez’s room, and save a life!


ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. Now is the time to work to clear them.


El Club de Español invites you to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with us! On Friday May 4th we will have a Kermes in the Cafeteria from 5 to 8 pm. With just $1 you get your first raffle ticket and you can win more through the event while you enjoy some Mexican food and the awesome entertainment we have lined up for the night! Bring your friends and family and celebrate with us! Remember Friday May 4th from 5 to 8 in the Cafeteria! Los esperamos!!

Iron fortified cereals, leafy green vegetables, meat, and dried fruit, are all high in iron. Eat this with foods high in vitamin C to get more iron absorption. Don’t get turned away. Blood Drive May 24th.


Want to meet new people and make long lasting memories? Join Keyclub! Swing by to L-3 every Thursday to get updates on upcoming events !


Any student interested in taking Spanish 2 Hybrid next school year must attend a mandatory meeting. A Make up meeting is scheduled for this Friday, April 27 at lunch in F8, Mrs. Machado’s classroom. See Mrs. Hidalgo, Miss Ayala, or Mrs. Machado for more information.


Attention self-motivated students with busy schedules. We may have hybrid/online options for the following courses next year: Health, Spanish 2, ERWC, Literature and Modern Media, and AP Research. If you plan to take one of these courses and want to learn more about the hybrid/online option, you must come to the mandatory orientation on Tuesday, May 1st at lunch in the library.


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