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					                            ORANGE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

                                                                                          Daily Sch ool Bulle t in

Thursday, November 19, 2009                                                                       GOLD Day
                                       TODAY’S ACTIVITIES
SNAPSHOT                                 MERCY HOUSE ACTIVITY: Come join the Social Action Squad today during
Trash Pick Up                            lunch on 10th Street to stuff lunch bags for Mercy House homeless shelter.
Mr. Garrit an o                          OCHSA FASHION SHOW: A reminder to Fashion Show participants ~ there is
Recycle Pick Up                          a fitting scheduled for today during lunch in room 102.
Tomorrow, blk2                           INTEGRATED ARTS DRAWING: Attention Integrated Arts students ~ if you are
                                         one of the 46 students who sold 3 or more entertainment books please plan
Early Lunch Dismissal                    to meet Mrs. Stafford today in the breezeway at the beginning of block 8
11 t h & 12 t h Grad e                   for the money drawing. Go to the breezeway for the drawing before you go
                                         to class.
Center Stage Bistro Menu
Daily Lunch Special: $4.00               TREE LIGHTING AT SOUTH COAST PLAZA: Students and staff ~ Tonight you
Pizza, Salad, Dessert and Drink          and your families are invited to bring in the holidays with the OCHSA Tree
                                         Lighting show at the South Coast Plaza Town Center Park (west of the
A la carte Items served everyday         Performing Art Center and east of South Coast Plaza near the pedestrian
__________________                       overpass). The show begins at 7:05 pm and admission is FREE!
                                         OCHSA RAFFLE: In support of Grad Night, the Grad Night committee is
Mark Your Calendar!
                                         sponsoring an exclusive OCHSA Raffle. Raffle tickets are on sale today
Parent Support Organization              and students and staff may purchase tickets during both lunch and block 7.
Wednesday, December 9                    Tickets are $1 each, 6 tickets for $5, or $10 will get you 14 tickets. There
3:30 pm, room 707                        are 14 great prizes including a Toshiba Netbook, Disney “E” tickets,
South Coast Plaza Tree Lighting
                                         OCHSA elevator passes, Senior Photo Shoot, Winter Formal tickets and
Tonight, November 19th                   much more. Drawing will be held Friday, December 11th.
                                         FROZEN YOGURT /BLENDED MOCHA DAY: Its blended mocha/frozen yogurt
OCHSA Preview Day                        Thursday out on 10th Street, block 7. Yogurt $2 -$3 and Mochas ~$3.
Saturday, November 21st
                                       TODAY’S CLUB ACTIVITIES
School Holidays
Thanksgiving ~ Wed. Nov. 25th ~ 27th        Cosplay Club: Room 205
                                            Dodgeball Club: Activity Zone
No Conservatory classes on:                 Heifer Club: Room 11
November 23rd, 24th
                                            Key Club: Room 404
SAT/ACT Test Dates:
December 12th ~ ACT *                  CLUB ANNOUNCEMENTS.
December 5th ~ SAT *                     Make A Wish Club: The Make A Wish Club is continuing to sell Make A Wish
*Exams are off campus ~                  stars this week in the breezeway during lunch. Each star is just $1.00, or 5
 Students register online                stars for $2.00, and they will be displayed on the breezeway wall through
______________                           the month of November. Buy yours today!

SAT website~                           STUDENT INFORMATION
                                          FIRST AID/CPR CLASS: Final call for those interested in the first aid and CPR
                                          class. You need to register with Mr. Amsler in room 108 by noon today or
ACT website ~                             email him at                        PLAN RESULTS: PLAN exam results are in! 10th graders who took the exam
_________________                         must pick them up no later than this Friday in the Student Services office.
                                          PREVIEW DAY: Spread the word….OCHSA’s Preview Day is this Saturday,
SCHOOL ID NUMBER/CEEB #                   November 21st from 1:00 to 3:35 pm. If you have friends who are interested
                                          in attending OCHSA and would like an inside look, this is their opportunity!
    053266                                Flyers regarding Preview Day are available at the Information Racks.
                                          Details and admissions information is also available on the OCHSA website
Communication at OCHSA:                     ~
                                            YEARBOOK SURVEY: The yearbook staff invites you to participate in this
Primary Website: ~ general                   yearbook survey! Pick up a survey form at the reception desk, complete it
information and links to admissions,        and return it to the receptionist. Questions? Contact the staff at
academics, school calendar, OCHSA 
Box Office, Art Attack and much
                                            YEARBOOK SALE: November 30th is your last opportunity to purchase your
                                            OCHSA yearbook. Yearbooks with OCHSA’s first ever yearbook video are
Aeries Account Set-Up:                      $85 or $75 for the yearbook alone. Don’t be left out! To purchase your      yearbook online~ go to the OCHSA website > school > parent resources>
Use to set up account to view student
records.                                 CONSERVATORY NEWS
Student Records:                           WRITERS JAM: There will be a Writer’s Jam this Friday, November 20th ~ use to check      from 1:45-3:30 pm in the Symphony Hall basement. Pizza available for a
grades, attendance and to obtain           $4 donation.
unofficial transcripts.                    INTEGRATED ARTS: Integrated Arts students ~ the production, The Wedding
                                           Singer is this Friday night at the Cerritos Performing Arts Centre. If you
Homework/Public Folders: ~ use to     signed up for this show please plan to attend. You must see Mrs. Stafford if
check teacher’s folders for homework       you are not attending the performance.
and class discussions, student             PERFORMING WITH THE PROS AUDITIONS: Auditions for Performing with the
activities, and the daily school
                                           Pros will be held on Monday, November 23rd at 2:30 pm. Auditions are
bulletin –the Art Attack.
                                           open to 9th-12th grade MT students. Check the MT call board for details.
Tech Support Email:                        This year’s “pro” is the very talented Broadway star Ms. Anne Runolfsson! ~ use
when having trouble setting up           SENIOR INFORMATION
student accounts or accessing
                                           SENIOR DECALS: Seniors ~ pick up a senior decal today during block 7 out
                                           on 10th Street, next the frozen yogurt stand. Support your Class!
Staff Contact via Email:                   THANKSGIVING POTLUCK: Seniors …..Pull out your favorite recipes and join
Most staff can be reached by Email.        your fellow seniors at the Senior Thanksgiving Potluck to be held next
To contact academic, conservatory
and administrative staff use the
                                           Tuesday, November 24th from 1:30 -4:30 pm out on the Symphony Hall
following formula: first name.last         lawn. Sign-ups for food will be done in Econ class and also on Facebook Check teacher            and email.
list on Sharepoint for appropriate first   CAL GRANT RELEASE FORM: Seniors ~ your Cal Grant Release form is due to
and last name of teacher.                  the Student Services office no later than this Monday, November 23rd.
Daily School Bulletin: The “Art            Any questions regarding the Release form should be directed to Mrs. Ely in
Attack” is available at the OCHSA          Student Services.
website ~        GRAD NIGHT UPDATE: Seniors….have you bought your Grad Night ticket
and on       yet? Tickets are currently $125 but will increase to $140 starting January
under “public resources”  “art
attack online”. Both current and
                                           1st. It’s a fun night….one you won’t want to miss. Go to the OCHSA
older bulletins can be viewed. Click       website ( click on School> Resources >Grad Night 2010
on the “modified” arrow and click          and order your ticket today!
“descending” to see most current           YEARBOOK PICTURES: Senior pictures and quotes for the yearbook are due
bulletin. The Art Attack is posted
everyday on floor bulletin boards and      no later than December 1st to the Yearbook staff. Questions regarding
at the Information Rack in lobby. The      format and delivery mode of pictures should be directed to the yearbook
Art Attack can also be accessed on         advisor or staff. ( )
the Aeries student page.
                                         SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
Friday’s “General                           PRINCIPAL’S LEADERSHIP AWARD: A reminder to seniors applying for the Principal’s
Announcements” Email : Each                 Leadership award ~ Your nomination/application form is due to the Student
Friday parents receive a “General           Services Office no later than this Friday, November 20th.
Announcements” newsletter via their
email detailing upcoming events,
                                            2010 NFIB YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR AWARD: Are you an entrepreneur? Do you have
important school/student information        dreams of owning your own business? If so, visit starting
and student achievement news.               October 31st for details and scholarship application.
Your primary email address provided         METROPCS COMMUNITY SCHOLARS PROGRAM: Seniors ~ MetroPCS scholarship
to the school is used for delivery.         applications are due no later than Wednesday, November 25th to the scholarship
                                            processing center.
                                            MENSA EDUCATION & RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS: Seniors who live in Orange County
                                            and plan to attend college are eligible to compete for this essay based scholarship.
                                            Awards range from $300 to $1000 and some awards are renewable. For entry
form and essay rules go to Applications must be postmarked
by January 15, 2010.
County provides ten thousand dollars in scholarships to seniors planning to attend
a two or four year college. Applications are available at . Application deadline is January 30,
available to seniors who demonstrate excellence in volunteerism, leadership within
their community and academic excellence. Applicants must live in Orange County,
have a 3.0 GPA or higher, have volunteered a minimum of 100 hours in their
community this year and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college. Details and
application are available at . Application
deadline is January 31. 2010.
CTA DEPENDENT CHILDREN SCHOLARSHIP: Seniors whose parents are active or
retired members of the California Teachers Association, and who have a minimum
3.5 unweighted GPA average have the opportunity to apply for the 2010 CTA
Dependent Children Scholarship. The scholarship application is available from the
Student Services office. Application deadline is February 5, 2010.