Sierra Vista Junior High | Sierra Vista Life, 03-11-20
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Davey Muise Assembly: Hey Plainsmen! Today we will be having an assembly with our guest Davey Muise. Please make note of the modified schedule and behave appropriately at the assembly.
Lost and Found: Lost and Found distribution tables will be out during lunch at the quad today. We have jackets and sweaters that just might be yours! Any unclaimed items will be donated to a charity at the end of the day.
Strides for Wellness Challenge: Thank you to all who participated in the Strides for Wellness Challenge and/or the Mardi Gras 5K recently! Whether you finished the challenge or just participated in some of it, you took a big step toward your health and well-being. Please check your school email for a follow-up, post-challenge survey. All you have to do is click on the link in the e-mail and answer a few questions to help us plan future events. Your feedback is very important to us, so thank you in advance for filling it out. Until next time!
Young Authors and Artists Showcase 2020: The Santa Clarita Sister Cities Program’s Young Authors and Artists Showcase 2020 are looking for artists who are 13 to 18 years old. You can submit an artwork, photograph, essay or poem that addresses this year’s theme, “One World: Out of Many, We are One.” Photography and art categories are offered in conjunction. Entries will automatically be entered for the Sister Cities showcase as well. But note that the deadlines for these two contests are different. The winning entry in each category for the Sister Cities contest will be sent to Sister Cities International in Washington, DC to compete with other entries to win the grand prize of $1,000. The winners and finalists are exhibited in different cities around the US in a year-long tour. The Young Artists and Authors Showcase deadline is on Monday, March 16th, while the City’s Youth Arts Showcase is March 2nd.
Football Camp: On Saturdays 3/8 and 3/15 Canyon High School is having a football Camp for anyone who is interested. Participants must be 8th Grade or younger; no High School Students. The price is $25. Please come to room 206 at brunch or lunch for a flyer and permission slip.
National Women’s History Month: The month of March is National Women’s History Month! Did you know that it is widely believed that the world’s first novel was written by a female author by the name of Murasaki Shikibu? It was called The Tale of Genji and published in 1000 A.D. and is about observations about court life and has been translated in about dozen languages.
Clubs and Activities: Today for Clubs and Activities, we have the Lost and Found at lunch.(c)2020 WSHUHSD | SCVTV