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 www.collegeboard.com 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 Stephen.email@example.com www.actstudent.org 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: ~ www.ocsarts.net. YEARBOOK SURVEY: The yearbook staff invites you to participate in this Primary Website: www.ocsarts.net ~ 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 firstname.lastname@example.org Box Office, Art Attack and much YEARBOOK SALE: November 30th is your last opportunity to purchase your more. 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 http://sis.ocsarts.net/defaulthome.htm 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 http://sis.ocsarts.net ~ 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: http://sharepoint.ocsarts.net ~ 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! email@example.com ~ use when having trouble setting up SENIOR INFORMATION student accounts or accessing Sharepoint. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 ~ www.ocsarts.net/ArtAttack GRAD NIGHT UPDATE: Seniors….have you bought your Grad Night ticket and on http://sharepoint.ocsarts.net 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 (www.ocsarts.net) 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. (Konnie.email@example.com ) 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 www.NFIB.com/YEA 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. www.metropcs.com/scholarships. 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 www.ocmensa.org. Applications must be postmarked by January 15, 2010. JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ORANGE COUNTY SCHOLARSHIPS: Junior League of Orange County provides ten thousand dollars in scholarships to seniors planning to attend a two or four year college. Applications are available at http://www.jlocc.org/?nd=scholarships2009 . Application deadline is January 30, 2010. DISNEYLAND RESORT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Scholarship opportunities are 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 http://www.disneyland.com/publicaffairs . 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.