Bulletin

Woodlake Union High School

                                                            Daily Bulletin

December 12, 2017

 

 

Today’s Schedule

Regular Schedule

 

Dress Up Week:

Today – Crazy Sock Day

Wednesday – Wear White

Thursday – Holiday Wear

Friday – Ugly Sweater Day

 

 Students-Winter Formal is Jan. 20th 2018 at the Wyndham Hotel in Visalia. Tickets are now available for purchase with Mari. Prices for couples are $65 and for $35 for a single ticket. Be ready for a great time!

 

 

Interact Club can food drive – Interact club will be collecting can food to benefit Woodlake Families. Bring cans to your 4th period class we will collect on Thursday December 14th the 4th period class with the most will win a pizza party.

 

There is a Mock Trial Scrimmage tonight in Exeter @ 5:00PM

 

FFA Meeting / Can food drive will be held tomorrow Dec. 12th at 4:00PM.

 

Anyone interested in volunteering at Kiwanis Toy for Joy event on Saturday, Dec. 16th may see Mrs. Pena to sign up.  This is all community service hours under the non-profit sector.

 

COMM SERVICE:

The new Camp Zap 2018 dates are scheduled for February 24-25, and May 19-20, 2018. Any high school may sign up but we are looking to send good role model students; who are willing to supervision children in grades 3, 4 & 5. You need to be willing to help the children have an enjoyable and great outdoors experience. Pick up a Camp Zap application in the counseling office. You may NOT drive your vehicle to Camp Zap, nor are you allowed to leave early.

 

 

Yearbook Information

1. Yearbooks are on sale for $65, please pay Mari in the front office.  Payments are accepted.

2. Senior ads are on sale.  Please talk to any yearbook staff member or Mrs. Thompson if you are interested in purchasing one.

3. Seniors: please find and submit your baby picture to Mrs. Thompson, room 56

 

Attention seniors!! GradNite 2018 will be held at Disneyland. The trip is scheduled for Saturday May 5, 2018. The cost is $175.00 each: you must put a $50.00 deposit to save your seat. The total cost must be paid by March 15, 2018. There is currently 56 seats left.

 

If you would like to personalize your yearbook with your name or icon you may pick up a personalization form in the front office with Mari.

 

Seniors make sure you check out the senior portion of the bulletin for scholarship information and opportunities.   

 

Sports

 

Attention athletes, this is a reminder that you must dress out for P.E. and/or Sports Conditioning everyday unless you have medical note excusing you. If you do not dress out for class, you will not be allowed to practice, play or travel on the day of the non-dress. No exceptions

 

DATE

Opponent

Release Time

Departure Time

Game Time.

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Boys Soccer @ Caruthers

Release Time: 1:30PM

Departure: 1:45PM

Games Begin: 3:30PM

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Girls Soccer vs. Orosi

 

 

Games Begin: 4:30PM

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Girls JV & Varsity

Girls Basketball vs. Farmersville

 

 

Games Begin: 5:00PM

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

JV & Varsity Boys Basketball @ Coalinga HS

Release Time: 1:45PM

Departure: 2:00PM

Games Begin: 5:00PM

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wrestling @ Caruthers HS

Release Time: 2:45PM

Departure: 3:00PM

Match Begins: 5:30PM

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Girls Soccer vs. Exeter

 

 

Games Begin: 4:30PM

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Boys Frosh/JV Foothill Classic- Woodlake

 

 

Games Begin: 6:30PM

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Girls JV and Varsity Basketball @ Orange Cove

Release Time: 2:45PM

Departure: 3:00PM

Games Begin: 5:00PM

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, December 15, 2017

Boys Varsity Soccer @ Garces Tournament

 

Departure: 2:00PM

Game Begins: 6:30PM

Friday, December 15, 2017

Frosh/JV Boys Basketball Woodlake Foothill Classic

 

 

Games Begin: 6:30PM

Friday, December 15, 2017

Girls Varsity Soccer @ Garces Tournament

 

 

Game Begins: 6:30PM

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Boys Varsity Soccer @ Garces Tournament

 

 

Game Time: TBA

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Girls Varsity Soccer @ Garces Tournament

 

Departure: 6:30AM

Game Time: TBA

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Girls JV Basketball @ Granite Hills JV Invitational

 

Departure: 7:30AM

Game Time: 9:00AM

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Wrestling @ Reedley HS

California Classic

 

Departure: 6:30AM

Match Begins: 9:00AM

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Frosh/JV Boys Basketball

Woodlake Foothill Classic

 

 

Games Begin: 10:15AM

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  Community Service

 

 

Community Service Opportunity:

Attention all students, if you are in need of community service hours there are several events coming up that you may volunteer for.  All of these events are non-profit community events so you can earn an unlimited amount of hours towards graduation.  If you are interested in volunteering at any of the following events please come to the front office to sign up.  

 

Woodlake Kiwanis Club will need volunteers for the Toys for Joy event.  There are three days that will require volunteers; they are Dec. 12 & 14 from 3:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Woodlake Christian Center.  We also need volunteers the day of the event which will be held on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  All volunteers are welcomed to sign up.  Signup sheet is in the front office.

 

 

 Seniors

 

The Ray Jones Scholarship Fund is offering five (5), $2,500.00 scholarships to students of California Indian descent who have a minimum GPA of 2.0.  Only one student will receive a $5,000 scholarship; this student must be applying to a four-year college seeking a bachelor’s degree. All students must provide proof of California Indian descent. Deadline March 31, 2018.

 

California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation (CAWG) Scholarships is offering at least six scholarships in 2018 to graduating high seniors.  Two 4-year, $8,000 scholarships are available for any campus in the University of California or California State University system and at least four 2-year $2,000 scholarships are available for any two-year California community college. Only children of vineyard workers employed in the 2017 or 2018 wine grape growing season are eligible to apply. Complete the entire application packet and submit a two-page essay (500 words) along with official transcripts. See the Counseling Office for the scholarship application or down an application at cawgfoundation.org.  Postmarked/Deadline March 16, 2018.

In addition to the above mentioned scholarship, the Robert Miller Scholarship for Viticulture and Enology is also available for student on the Central Coast who plans to major in viticulture and/or enology at Cal Poly, SLO or Allan Hancock College. Postmarked/Deadline March 16, 2018.

 

The 2018 CIF Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award application is now available to college-bound seniors whose academic and athletic careers have been truly exemplary and whose standards (i.e., integrity, honesty, etc.) and accomplishments are a positive model. Applicant must possess no less than a 3.5 unweighted GPA and have demonstrated superior athletic ability and played two years of varsity play within California and participating in athletics as a senior and most importantly have portrayed themselves as athletes of character displaying trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, community service and citizenship . Pick up an application in the Counseling Office or visit www.cifstate.org to download an application. Deadline/Postmark no later than February 12, 2018

 

Tulare County Dairywomen Scholarship Information

Seniors apply if you meet the criteria.  This application has been previously emailed to you.  Deadline March 1, 2018.

 

  1. The Tulare County Dairy Children Scholarship is awarding scholarships to seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA. 

A parent must be currently employed on a diary; children of dairy owners are not eligible.

 

(2) The Tulare County Dairy Women Scholarship is for students interested in a career goal related to the agriculture industry. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

 

 

The E.M. Tharp Inc. /World Ag Expo "We Believe in Growing" Scholarship is now available to seniors.  This scholarship was created to support agricultural education. Two $10,000 scholarships will be awarded to seniors who plan on attending a four-year university and major in an Agricultural field. Pick up an application in counseling or download one at: www.worldagexpo.org/scholarships. Completed applications must be in their office no later than Friday, January 19, 2018, 5:00 P.M.  Please ensure that your application is mailed a few days before the deadline or you may also walk it in to the International Agri-Center located at 4500 South Laspina Street in Tulare, CA 93274.   

 

The 2018 WHS Local Scholarship Application is now available. Don’t miss out on local community clubs, and school and sport organizations scholarships. This fillable scholarship application has been sent via email to all seniors, so check your email!   To be considered for a WHS Local Scholarship, an applicant is required to meet the following criteria.  Students who do not meet all required criteria will not be interviewed and will not be eligible for a WHS Local Foundation Scholarship. Deadline February 23, 2018, 3:30 P.M.  The following is required for the WHS Local Scholarship application:

  • Minimum Weighted Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college, university, private school or trade program in the 2018-2019 academic school year
  • Have completed 85 Youth Service Learning hours and turned in prior to February 23, 2018 by 3:30 p.m. deadline
  • Attend a Scholarship Application Interview in March. (WHS Counseling will contact you with a date and time of your interview)
  • Must include the following items with your application to be eligible or considered

This cover sheet with your signature.

Resume (May use the one from your WHS Portfolio)

1 to 2 page essay that includes educational and personal goals, and need for financial assistance for college.  (When you write about a need for financial assistance please describe any special circumstance that may affect your family’s ability to pay for school medical costs, divorce, unemployment, child support)

1 to 3 letter(s) of recommendation from teachers or community members

  • By May 2018, Submit the following

FAFSA Confirmation Page, form must show Expected Family Contribution (EFC)

Student Aid Report (SAR).  You will receive your SAR via email or mail from Federal Student Aid once you submit your FAFSA and it is processed.

Budget Analysis for the school you plan to attend.  Budget Analysis is attached to this application.

 

All eligible students in grades 9th - 12th may apply for the American College Foundation ~ Visionary Scholarship Program. If you are interested apply online at: www.AmericanCollegeFoundation.org.  Awards will range from $1,000 to $5,000. Deadline May 1, 2018.

 

 Teachers

Reminder: If you order through ASB or district accounts, send your packing slip paper, with your signature to the office.