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					                        MATADOR DAILY BULLETIN
                                                    Student Bulletin
                                             Tuesday, 02/14/2012
                                      READ TO YOUR SECOND PERIOD CLASS
                                                    ***new information
GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:
***Collaboration tomorrow!                                                                              Today’s Schedule
*** Congratulations to the following WINNERS for going on to represent SGHS at the                      REGULAR
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LACOE "ROP OUTSTANDING STUDENT COMPETITION."                                                            Warning            7:56
Hector Salas, Auto Tech, Mr. Hulbert; Calvin Cheung, Wood Tech, Mr. Mason;                              Per. 1      8:00           8:56
Elaine Phan, Personal Finance, Mr. Nguy. Great Job!! – Ms. Marquez                                      Per. 2      9:04          10:02
                                                                                                        Per. 3     10:10          11:06
***Missed out on Valentine's Day? Want to say something special to that special someone, but            Per. 4     11:14          12:10
have been scared to do so? Take a leap and say how you feel with a Leap Year Gram from                  Lunch      12:10          12:50
Senior Class Council. We will be selling Leap Year Grams in the quad on Wednesday,                      Per. 5     12:58           1:54
                                                                                                        Per. 6      2:02           2:58
2/15/2012 to Friday, 2/24/2012 for the low low price of $3.00! Leap Year Day is February
29th, 2012 and it only happens every four years. – Ms. Manalang
***Seniors! Want more input in the events that Senior Class Council host? Have something to suggest or want to see one of your
ideas come into play? Come to the quad at lunch and fill out a senior suggestion sheet! It's a quick survey to help Senior Class
Council give you the best last semester of high school! If you don't share your ideas, they won't be considered so share and have
your voice heard! – Ms. Manalang
*** It's nice to have days off on Mondays, but it's also nice to celebrate the reason why we're having those days off. The
SGHS Historical Society is celebrating Presidents Day with Presidential Photo Ops! Take a picture with five presidential
cutouts selected by the Historical Society for free! Which presidents did we select? Find out on Wednesday, February 22nd at
lunch near the pancake! – Ms. Manalang
New dates for CAHSEE PREP Wednesday 2/22 from 3-5pm, 2/25, 3/3, & 3/10.
Sadie Hawkins Dance – “DYNAMIC DUO” guest passes are now available at Student Bank and Activities Office; before school, lunch and after
school. Dance date, Friday, February 17th. Tickets are: ASB-$7; no ASB $9; & $11@ the Door. - Ms. Mary Helen
Congressman Schiff is hosting the 29th District Congressional Arts Competition- an Artistic Discovery. Artwork entries due on
Friday, March 16; the first place winner will receive two roundtrip airfare tickets to attend the reception in Washington DC (also
travel expenses). If you like more information, please contact Maria in the Office of Instruction at X2660 or X371. - M. Villagra
AP Students: Pickup Exam Application, & make Payment for AP Exams, now through Friday March 16 at the Student Bank.
Regular Fee $86.00; Reduced Fee $10.00. You must have L1 or L2 on your ID card to qualify for reduced fee. See me in P209
after Feb 7 if you have any questions. – Ms. Ware
Juniors and Seniors: Spring ROP schedules have arrived!! Come check out the afterschool and evening classes. You can learn
new skills, possibilities for internships and earn high school credits. Spaces are limited. You need to be 16 or older. Come to
the Career Center for more information. - Mrs. Ochoa
Student Parking Permits: If you received a notice to update your EXPIRED car insurance and/or vehicle registration form; bring
in your current documents as soon as possible. Failure to do so will result in cancellation of your parking privilege. Activities -
Mr. Mangrum
AS OF SECOND SEMESTER REPLACEMENT ID CARDS WILL BE $8.00 or $5.00 if you have paid for ASB card.
 - Ms. Mary Helen
SENIORS ATTENTION: CAPS AND GOWNS WILL BE $55 STARTING FEB 1ST. SO TRY TO BUY THEM BEFORE
THE PRICE GOES UP – Ms. Mary Helen
AMP Radio will be coming to our campus on February 17th during lunch at the pancake. Prizes given out! – Ms. Revilla
VOLUNTEERS WANTED: 2012 Dodge Rock ‘n’ Roll Pasadena Half Marathon benefiting CureMito from Thursday, February 16th through
Sunday, February 19th. If interested, please pick up flyer in the Activities Office for more information. – Ms. Vicky

ATHLETICS NEWS:
*Interested in playing badminton? We are having last call tryouts on Tuesday and Wednesday, February 14th-15th, in the
small gym from 3:00-4:15 pm. Please come dressed properly (t-shirt, shorts or sweatpants, sneakers) and bring water. Having a
racket is a plus, but not required. See Mr. Wong for any questions in room E110 or see any varsity team member, and we hope
to see you there! - R.Wong
***No Games scheduled.
CLUB NEWS:
Today @ Lunch: - Chinese in the Family Center           |-GAPS in P110    |- Yes I Can in SA3         |-Medical Careers in E108
               - Historical Society Club in A205        |- BTA in P105    |- Woodtech Matadors in IA3 |-Red Cross in Multi-Purpose
CAREER CENTER NEWS/COLLEGE/SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION:
***Career Center Presentations: Please drop by the Career Center NOW to sign up and pick up a permission slip.
         Feb. 16th - Period 3 - “Top 10 Careers" hosted by ITT Technical Institute
         Feb. 16th - Period 4 - Academy of Art University
         Feb. 23rd - Period 4 & lunch - CSULA "What's Next?" Workshop
         Feb. 27th - Period 4 & lunch - The Art Institutes
Exploring Nursing and Health Care Professions? Camp CHLA (Children's Hospital Los Angeles) is your chance to explore
these exciting careers. Camp is August 13 thru 17, 2012 from 8am-4:30pm (5 days) and it is free. For more information, go to
CHLA.org/CAMPCHLA. Application deadline is March 9, 2012. Don't Miss Out! -Mrs. Marquez
GUIDANCE OFFICE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION:
To view recently added scholarships – Please visit: Studentscholarships.org voted #1 free resource for students! Mrs. Gomez
 ALHAMBRA DAY NURSERY SCHOLARSHIP! $1,000.00 for seniors going into the early childhood development or related fields of study!
    Must have a 2.5 Gpa or better. Excellent attendance. Recommendation letter and a personal goals statement. Must be postmarked by
    March 1st, 2012. For an application, please see Ms. Salcido in the Attendance Office.
■ AT&T PIONEER TELECOM SCHOLARSHIP! 10 Scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,000.00! Deadline: February 29th, 2012
    Requirements are: 3.0 GPA or better, Documented Civic & Community service involvement, Written essay (see application requirements)
    Documented need for financial assistance. Applications are available in the Attendance Office. Mrs. Gomez
 STUDENTS: Do you want to learn how to realize your boldest dreams? A representative from the Academy of Business Leadership will be
    in the Career Center on Tuesday, 2/7 from 1st thru 6th period. They will be here to share with you information about their Summer
    Business Institute 2012; A five-week program that teaches the skills, ethics, process of business and much more. (Eligible for 5th-12th
    graders). Go to the Career Center NOW to sign up for one period presentation. -Mrs. Marquez
 PS & A CHAMPIONS, INC. IS OFFERING 3 SHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES! Academic, Athletic and Volunteer. Must have a 3.0 GPA for
    the Academic and a 2.5 for the Athletic and Volunteer. Flier in the Attendance Office for more details. Mrs. Gomez
 Asian Pacific Community Fund – Verizon Scholarship Award Program is to assist students in pursuit of higher education as they face the
    challenge of significantly rising costs of obtaining a college degree. Eligibility: be a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the U.S.,
    be a resident of California, Oregon or Washington or attending college in one of these states, be enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or
    university full-time, majoring in math, engineering, or a technical science (see application) and a 3.0 GPA minimum. To apply, go to
    www.apcf.org Deadline: March 30, 2012
 BEST BUY SCHOLARSHIPS! 1200 SCHOLARSHIPS OF $1,000 FOR 9TH TO 12TH GRADE STUDENTS! Must have solid grades plus
    community service or work experience! Apply Online at www.bestbuy-community relations.com or www.at15.com – Mrs. Gomez
 We have a new Scholarship Board in the Guidance Office, please come by and see it before school, after school and at lunch. Please do
    not come during passing period. We don't want you to be late for class. – Mrs. Gomez
 There are more Asian Pacific Scholarships available from the Verizon Scholarship Awards Program, up to $25,000.00. More info on our
    Scholarship board. – Mrs. Gomez
 Change a Life Foundation has launched our 2012 Scholarship Program for seniors! Deadline is March 15, 2012 and our maximum award
    amount per student is $5,000. Contact Jaclyn Duarte, via email at jduarte@changealife.org or phone 949-788-9999 if you have any
    questions about the program.
 Dr. Pepper Million Dollar Tuition Giveaway! Tell your story at drpepper.com. Be unique and tell your one-of-a kind story! Mrs. Gomez
 US Bank Scholarship Program –Forty lucky seniors/college undergrads will win nine $1,000.00 US. Bank Scholarship. Winners will be selected at random.
    On-line applications are accepted October 2011 – March 2012. Further details, including college or university eligibility can be found at US
    Bank.com/scholarship. Mrs. Gomez
 For High School Seniors attending a four-year college: 14 programs, 30 scholarships - Many renewable! $1000 - $20,000 worth of
    Scholarships! AWARDS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS OF ANY ETHNIC BACKGROUND! APPLICATION DEADLINE: THURSDAY,
    MARCH 15, 2012 www.asianpacificfund.org Mrs. Gomez
 Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund. APIASF – Be a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of U.S. Enrolling in a
    U.S. accredited college or university full time. Be of Asian/Pacific Islander ethnicity. GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale. Application Information
    available at: WWW.APIASF.ORG
 Asian Pacific Fund - Seniors attending a four-year college Application Information available at: http://www.asianpacificfund.org/
■ THE TAIWANESE-AMERICAN COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS -Deadline is March 31st, 2012.
    -Open to College Bound Seniors in LA County High Schools w/ Strong Leadership, Community Service, & Outstanding Academic
    Achievement.
    -Open to all seniors, regardless of race, national origin, citizenship, or financial needs.
    -$500.00 Scholarship and a commemorative plaque. See Ms. Salcido in Attendance for an application.
Health Tip: Frozen fruit and vegetables are just as nutritious as fresh, according a plant physiologist working with the US
Department of Agriculture’s Research Services. Canned foods, by contrast, have added sugar or salt, making them a poorer choice.

				
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