Staff of the Month
Follow Ygnacio Valley on Instagram!
Follow Ygnacio Valley on Twitter
Early Release Day, May 15, 2015
Daily Bulletin for Wednesday, April 23, 2015
Ygnacio Valley High School
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Be Safe, Be Responsible, Have Integrity, Build Community
Leadership Informational Meetings
Do you want to be in Leadership next year? Come and pick up an application today in Room 602! Applications are due on Thursday! Come be a part of something bigger!
It’s that time of year again; our 2015 Musical is “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” There are still three more opportunities to see the musical! Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 2:00pm and Saturday at 7:30pm for closing night!. Student tickets are $5 and adult tickets are $8. Come and join us! Don’t forget to ask your teachers if they are offering extra credit!
Have you been waiting to buy your yearbook? After this week, yearbooks will be sold first come, first serve, and we may run out!! This is the last week to order a yearbook and guarantee that you get one. Yearbooks cost $80 and are payable by cash, check, or card to Ms. Ridings in the Treasurer's office.
Oakland A’s Step Up to the Plate for Education with Ygnacio Valley High School!
Ygnacio Valley High School is excited to participate in the Oakland A’s Step Up to the Plate for Education program for the 2015 season! Students, parents, and their friends and families have the opportunity to purchase special fundraising tickets for select A’s games. A portion of each ticket will go directly back to the school. To purchase tickets and view the available games, please visit our school’s personalized link below: www.oaklandathletics.com/ygnaciovalley
Career and College
College shirts have arrived from several different Universities. Visit the College and Career Center to enter to win a college shirt to wear on Wednesdays.
Log on to the featured College or Universities website answer the question given to you by Mrs. Santos and enter to win the shirt. A new school will be featured every one to two weeks!
NEW SCHOLARSHIPS ARE HERE
Seniors planning on attending college in the fall, pick up the Ernie Wutzke and Timothy Washington Memorial scholarship applications from the College and Career Center.
Timothy Washington scholarship deadline: May 1.
Ernie Wutzke scholarship deadline: May 15.
Come join us on a field trip to Diablo Valley College. The event is on Wednesday, April 29, from 9 until 2:15. It is a free day of tours, activities and lunch will be provided. Please see Mrs. Santos for a permission slip. Transportation will be provided. Don't miss out on this fun day. Deadline for permission slips is Friday, April 24.
The Blood Drive is on Thursday, April 30 in the gym. We will be taking sign-ups for the next two weeks in the quad at lunch. You must be 17, or 16 with a permission slip. You must turn in a permission slip in order to make an appointment.
Prom tickets are on sale starting Monday, April 20! We have a limited number of tickets, and we will sell out! Get your tickets early. You must pay and clear your fines before you purchase a ticket. Don’t forget, if you made a deposit for Prom, you need to continue to make payments! See Mrs. Ridings in the Office.
TUXES FOR PROM
Simple Tux will be here on Thursday, April 23 at lunchtime to take measurements for Prom! This is an amazing new online service. You get measured at school; order your tux online at simpletux.com/yvhs and you will receive your tux 5 days before Prom, delivered right to your house! Don’t miss out on this great deal!
If you did not pick up your graduation announcements, they are available in the Treasurer’s Office.
Graduation Flowers- Seniors! It's time to order graduation flowers! Visit kahunaflowers.com to order purple orchid leis, roses, and blue & gold kukui nut leis. Share www.kahunaflowers.com with family and they can send their love in flowers! Go to kahunaflowers.com & pick up your flowers at the Pavilion on June 8! Proceeds support HOSA.
We will have a full offering of classes for Summer School at YV this summer! If you are interested, please stop by and give Mrs. Heinzmann your name. You will be called in to register for classes. This is a great way to make up credits! You can make up an entire class in six weeks, or just one semester of a class. Don’t miss out on this opportunity.
The C.A.R.E.S. After School Program will be hosting a 3 week SAT Prep Class this summer. Students who complete the class will receive 5 credits. College tour opportunities will also be available to students who sign up. If you are at all interested, sign up in room 202.
We will need student volunteers for the Special Olympics track meet on May 15. They can begin signing up with Deb or Sophia in the VP's office. We will have an orientation on 4/27 during lunch where students can sign up for a specific job, receive more information about the event and get their permission slips.
Friday, May 15 is Junior/Senior Prom. We will have an early release day. The schedule is below. All students attending Prom must attend a minimum of three class periods in order to attend Prom. Students who miss three or more classes will not be allowed to attend. This includes excused absences.
Musical Congratulations to the entire cast of the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee for an outstanding opening weekend! It is an amazing show and there are still three more opportunities to see it next weekend. Great job everybody!
Girls Varsity Lacrosse defeated Clayton Valley Charter 6-4. Way to go Warriors!
YV Baseball defeated De Anza 7-3! Great job Warriors!
GAMES OF THE WEEK
4/20/2015 – 4/25/2015
Who is Your Administrator 2014-2015
Freshmen/Sophomores Mr. Thom Kwiatkowski Ext 3607
Freshmen/Juniors Ms. Keya Nesbeth Ext 3603
Seniors Mrs. Socorro Lomas Ext. 3602
Free Driver's Education Available
Mt. Diablo Unified School District is pleased to offer this online Driver’s Education class to eligible students. This is a DMV approved 30 hour course. There is no cost to the students for this ...more