Sierra Vista Junior High | Sierra Vista Life, 01-27-20
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Spring Honor Society: The Spring HONOR SOCIETY application for both 7th & 8th grade is available NOW on the SV website on the Honor Society page. You need your Q1 & Q2 FINAL grades, and you MUST use your student gmail to complete the ONLINE application. The deadline to submit applications is February 7th. See Mrs. Marsh in room #106 if you need help filling it out!
Academy of the Canyons: Academy of the Canyons is beginning its application season for 2020-21 this month. There are two mandatory information sessions for 8th graders to choose from. Either Wednesday, January 29 at Canyon HS or Thursday, Jan 30th at Saugus HS both from 6:30-8:30 PM. Please see Mrs. Saunders in the counseling office for more details.
DFY in SCV: Attention all DFY in SCV Members: Our next Club meeting is on Monday 1/27 during lunch in room 612.
Universal Grad Bash: 8th graders, don’t forget that this year’s end of the year field trip will be to Universal Studios Grad Bash on Friday, May 22! Transportation and admission only costs $85, and this special night includes DJs, exclusive park access for grad night students ONLY, and more. You can still purchase your ticket at the ASB window through April 3, but you won’t want to wait since the line to purchase gets REALLY long during the last week of ticket sales. Please see Mrs. Terranova in room 621 if you have any questions.
Plainsmen Progress Day: Hey Plainsmen! This upcoming Tuesday is Plainsmen Progress Day! Students can stay after school from 1:06–2:10 to get some extra help from their teachers and make up missing assignments! Don’t miss out on this opportunity if you know that you could boost your grades a bit or benefit from some extra help!
Pajama And Movie ASB Event: ASB would like to invite you to room 621 on Monday January 27th to come watch a movie in your pajamas. Hope to see you there!
Teacher Notes At Outdoor Stage: On January 29th, ASB is doing a game with one of your favorite team teachers. Come to the outdoor stage at lunch to cheer on your team to help your team earn spirit points. Students, if you were chosen to participate by your teacher, please don’t forget to come the outdoor stage at the beginning of lunch!
Whimby’s Thrift Store: Whimby’s is a thrift store in the shopping center located next to TJ Maxx. Next time you’re cleaning out your closet, think of Whimby’s. They will take any gently used items or clothing donations and if you say “Credit to SV school” they will give a percentage of money back to SV for your donation. Thank you for your support to SV!
Majestic Mountaineers: The Majestic Mountaineers would like to congratulate our Students of the Month: Jared Morales, Jenna Libretti, Andrew Luna, Gunner Evans, Hyrum Stevenson, Ruby Torres, Ryleen Agustin, and Luis Zavala. Jared is hard-working, responsible, and a respectful individual. Jenna is an outstanding student who deserves recognition. Andrew always cares about his work and works to make it the best every day. That’s what makes him a great student! Gunner always asks perceptive questions in science and always has a positive attitude. He sticks to an activity, even if it seems challenging and hard at first. Hyrum is an excellent student and a great classmate. He can work independently and is always on top of his work. He is very polite and respectful. Ruby is an amazing student and a great artist! Ryleen is an outstanding young lady and student. She is a true pleasure to have on the team!! Luis embodies the SV CARES characteristic by ensuring the well being of every student in history class by always holding the door and greeting his fellow peers as they enter class each day.
Spirit Week: Hello Plainsmen January 27-31, we are having spirit week. On Monday, we have Pajama Day, Tuesday is Pastel Day, Wednesday will be Black out day so wear black, Thursday is Tie Dye themed, and Friday we are having Jersey day in the spirit of the Superbowl. Wearing anything having to do with each spirit day will help your team get spirit points and you will receive candy during your C and D period classes. The team with the most students wearing black on Wednesday earn spirit points!
Soccer Lunchtime Tournament: Returning this February is our annual soccer lunchtime tournament the Sierra Vista Cup. We are having an informational meeting / sign ups this Wednesday during brunch in room 1002. The tournament is 6 on 6. You can have up to 8 people on a team. If you don’t have a team but want to play you can sign-up as a free agent. If you have any questions see Mr Drabinski.(c)2020 WSHUHSD | SCVTV