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4/10, Thursday - Orchestra Pops Concert 7pm, Quincy Jones Theater

GARFIELD HIGH SCHOOL

HOME OF THE BULLDOGS

DAILY BULLETIN FRIDAY, APRIL 11

 

Friday, April 11 - Special Schedule

Friday Lunch: Chef’s Choice

 

Special Schedule – Spring Sports Assembly

1st Period - 8:00-8:45
2nd Period - 8:50-9:35
BREAK
3rd Period - 9:45-10:30
4th Period - 10:35-11:20
LUNCH
5th Period - 11:55-12:40
6th Period - 12:45-1:30
ASSEMBLY - 1:40-2:30

 

College Visits Today: Friday, 4/11 - UC San Diego – 8:00a; Humboldt University - 12:00 noon

 

Trivia Club: The Trivia Club meets today at lunch in Room 322. Everyone is welcome!

 

BSU Club Meeting: The BSU will be meeting today after school in the ASB Room. New members welcome to attend!

 

Drama Club Meeting: There is a Drama Club meeting at lunch in Room 120Q – the Black

Box Theater. See you there!

 

HAVE A FANTASTIC AND SAFE SPRING BREAK!!!

 

Garfield High School Sports Schedule *(Subject To Change)

DAY

DATE

SPORT

OPPONENT

LOCATION

TIME

Thursday

4/10/14

Track & Field

Ballard/Roosevelt

SWAC

4:00p

Friday

4/11/14

JV Softball

Woodinville

Woodinville HS

4:00p

Friday

4/11/14

JV Softball

Woodinville

Woodinville HS

4:00p

Monday

4/14/14

JV Baseball

Woodinville

Woodinville HS

3:45p

Monday

4/14/14

V Baseball

Woodinville

Garfield HS

3:45p

Monday

4/14/14

JV Softball

Sammamish

Sammamish HS

4:30p

Monday

4/14/14

V Softball

Eastlake

Eastlake HS

4:00p

Monday

4/14/14

JV B Soccer

Newport

Memorial Stadium

5:30p

Monday

4/14/14

V B Soccer

Newport

Memorial Stadium

7:30p

Tuesday

4/15/14

JV Softball

Woodinville

Garfield HS

3:00p

Tuesday

4/15/14

V Softball

Woodinville

Garfield HS

4:30p

Tuesday

4/15/14

JVC B Soccer

Liberty

Memorial Stadium

3:30p

Wednesday

4/16/14

JV Baseball

Eastlake

Garfield HS

3:45p

Wednesday

4/16/14

V Baseball

Eastlake

Eastlake HS

6:00p

Wednesday

4/16/14

JV B Soccer

Issaquah

Issaquah HS

5:30p

Wednesday

4/16/14

V B Soccer

Issaquah

Issaquah HS

7:30p

Friday

4/18/14

JV Baseball

Bothell

Bothell HS

3:45p

Friday

4/18/14

V Baseball

Bothell

Garfield HS

3:45p

 

Remember, Be LOUD, Be PROUD and CHEER for your own team!

GO BULLDOGS!

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Day of Silence TODAY: Day of Silence is a National Youth Movement protesting the silence faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Garfield GSA is supporting this day. Stop harassment, prejudice and discrimination.

 

Cultural Relations Forms Are Out: Forms for the final Cultural Relations retreat of the year are out! It will be from May 9-11 and seniors, this is your last chance to go! Forms available in Room 212!

 

CORE Is Hosting A Forum: CORE will be hosting an after school forum on April 30 (Wednesday) discussing the criminal justice system.. If you have ideas or thoughts to share on the topic, please join!

 

Summer School Registration Now Open: Summer School Registration 2014 for credit retrieval courses has started. Please see your Counselor as soon as possible for details and picking up a registration form. Spaces are on a limited basis, first come first serve”.

 

Pacific Islander Access to College Night: (PACS) is being held at South Seattle Community College on Thursday, 4/24th from 6-8pm in the jerry M. Brockey Center.  This is being put on by the AANAPISI Center contact 934-5221 or email APECenter@seattlecolleges.edu for more information.  Resources, Student Services, and Financial Aid will be on the agenda, along with FOOD.

 

Senior Prom Tickets on Sale Now: Prom tickets are $30 with ASB, $35 without (and $20/$25 for students on Free/Reduced Meals). Tickets are on sale now through April 11.

LAST DAY TO SUBMIT SENIOR ADS: This Friday (April 11) will be the ABSOLUTE last day to turn in your Senior Ads. Please get them in!! No ads will be accepted after Friday.

 

ASB/ASG Applications Available Now: ASB and ASG applications are now available and are due on April 21. Elections will be held on May 2.

 

Forms Out for End of Year CORE Retreat: CORE will be running its final retreat of the year on May9-11. Seniors, this is your last chance to go on a Cultural Relations Retreat. Forms will be out this week, so pick one up in Room 212.

 

SYEP: Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is now accepting applications.  There are fewer jobs this year so pick up your application in the Counseling Office and get it turned in ASAP!  Applications will be accepted until April 15th or until the spaces are full.

 

New College & Career Center Web Page:  The College & Career Center has a new web page that may be accessed from the button on the navigation bar at the left side of the Garfield home page.  One may also navigate to the new page by selecting the link at the header of the old page announcing it will no longer be maintained. Information on the page is updated approximately weekly so is always current and new material is added each update cycle.  To keep abreast of the latest college and career information, visit the new page often!

 

Spanish Tutoring Available: Do you need a little extra help with your Spanish homework? If so, Spanish tutoring will be available in the BSC. There will be a volunteer available to help with Spanish on Thursdays from 2:30p – 4:00p.

 

 

 

 

 

CLASS ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

How To Read A Financial Aid Award Letter: Seniors, do you know which college financial aid award package is best for you? Come hear from Financial Aid Officers how to read your aware letter on Tuesday, April 22 @ 2:30p in the Career Center. On Thursday, April 24, bring your award letters to Room 121, 2:30p – 5:00p and get help in comparing them. Don’t miss out!!

 

Grad Night Tickets For Sale: Grad Night Tickets will be on sale at lunch on TODAY and April 25. Don’t wait until the last day. Talk with your friends so you can be on the same bus.

 

Pre-Order 2015 T-Shirts: Pick up a pre-order form from a 2015 Class Officer to pre-order your T-shirt. Shirts will be $14. Turn in your money and forms to one of the class officers in the ASB room, during lunch. Forms are due by April 11th

 

Junior Meetings:   Junior Meetings have begun!  This is a very informative meeting that will involve your PSAT results, logging on to ConnectEDU, discussing your graduation plans and your plans for life after high school!  See Ms. Medina during non-class times to schedule your meeting!!   

 

Community Service Hours: Seniors, please bring in all completed Community Service Hours as soon as completed. The Counseling Department would like to enter your hours toward giving you credit for closing out your file.

 

Class of 2016 Sunglasses for Sale: Purchase your 2016 Sunglasses during lunch in the Activities Center!

 

Attention Class of 2014! Applying to college isn't much fun, but we have just the thing to help. Members of previous classes want to help edit your college essays through Bulldog2Bulldog, a group of recent grads dedicated to helping Garfield students through the process. All you have to do is type your essay in a Google Doc, share it with bulldog2bulldog@gmail.com, and send us an email. If you have any questions, please contact Grant Bronsdon '12.

 

ATHLETICS

 

Support Unified Soccer: Garfield’s Unified Soccer team plays this Saturday (4/12) at Ingraham High School. Games start at 9:30a - wear your purple!!!

 

CLUBS AND EVENTS

 

Volunteer opportunity for SPS Family Symposium:  We are in need of 5-7 students from Garfield to help with the Seattle Public Schools Family Symposium on Friday 5/16 and Saturday 5/17.  Students will receive community service hours for their time commitment.  Sign up outside the AC.

 

Youth And Law Forum: Free event will take place on April 26, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at MLK Family Arts Mentoring Enrichment Community Center.  Welcome to all students interested in learning about the law and developing relationships with the legal community and law enforcement officials

 

Interested in Art?: Gage Academy of Art’s Teen Program will be here during lunch on April 22 in the Commons. See Mr. Pilawski in the Career Center for more information.

 

Are You Interested In Traveling This Summer?: Rustic Pathways is a pioneer in providing superior quality teen travel educational experiences in over 20 countries. A representative will be at Garfield to offer sign-ups for students on Friday, April 11th in the Commons during lunch. See Mr. Pilawski in the Career Center for more information.

 

Scholarship and Student Enrichment Opportunities Posted: Announcements have been posted on the College & Career Center web page that list college scholarship and other financial aid resources as well as a variety of student enrichment opportunities from internships to service learning to summer programs. Click the "Counseling/Career" button on the GHS home page and then select the "College & Career Info" hot-link near the top of that page.  Note that some listings are in work but are purposely shown to give an indication of what else will be forthcoming as the year progresses. These announcements will be updated approximately every week so they are always current.  Check them out!

Bulldog Study Center: The Bulldog Study Center is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 2:30p – 3:45p. Sign in is required for all participants.

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