Running Late this week....
Hello Q-nation! Sorry this is a little late...very busy weekend and Friday last week. Another amazing week at SHS! Girls Basketball made it to the State Semi finals but lost to McFarland. They fought hard and we want to congratulate them! Also next week is our Play Noises Off. I have been watching practices and it looks amazing! The kids are working so hard. This is a great way to spend family night. The dates and times are below under the "crushing it" section. This week is a slow one since we just had the amazing dance and pep rally.
REQUESTCan you do me a favor??????? Please take this survey so we can better serve you on Culture and Climate at SHS see the link on the page!
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IN THE KNOW:
Monday and Tuesday: CLEAR! ROTC Pass and Review at 9am...Wish them luck!
Wednesday: Staff Meeting and Foundation at 630 in the Media Center: ALL are Welcome!
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COUNSELING: THIS IS IMPORTANT
AP ORDER DEADLINESerra Conquistadors this is a reminder that the ordering window for AP exams is now open. You can order your exams by taking your AP order form and payment to our finance clerk in the finance office. Deadline to order and pay for AP exams is March 15. Community College Night:Thinking about taking a CC class? Already signed up for one?This meeting goes through all the risks and rewards when it comes to these classes allowing you to make the best decision for your child. This meeting is mandatory if you plan on taking these courses. Due to the HIGH volume of students and families we will be doing this in TWO nights.
Alpha A-L: March 20
Alpha M-Z: March 21 Mark your calendars!!!!! Scholarships! Click Here: https://serrahighschool.wixsite.com/website-4 NEW WEBSITES!!!!!!The new counseling web page. https://serrahighschool.wixsite.com/wellness/counseling The new “Wellness @ Serra page…. https://serrahighschool.wixsite.com/wellnessIt’s still under construction, but this is the site where a kid or a parent can click on “I need help with” and it will go to a variety of issues and will link them with the support services provided.
PARENTS WE NEED YOUR INPUT: Parents we want to hear from you! Serra Real Connections, is a family resource center located at Serra High School. We are looking to get opinions from parents about activities, workshops and/or events for parents, they would like to see on campus. Please follow the link below to complete the survey, it will take less than 5 minutes of your time but will offer valuable information. After completed, be on the lookout for upcoming parent enrichment events! Thank you for your time and support! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/P83W7FG PARENT TRAINING!
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Last week, ASB put on a spirit week in anticipation for the pep rally last Friday and the “Astroworld” Winter Formal dance on Saturday, March 2nd. Spirit days included PJ day, sports day, and spirit colors day! The dance was on Saturday will be held at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park from 7-10 PM. At the dance, we had access to the whole museum, including all of its interactive and engaging exhibits that teach students about the power of science. It was a successful event,
Last friday, ASB Students worked together to put on a spectacular pep rally for Tierrasanta Elementary school.This first of a kind event was aimed to motivate the students participating in the elementary school’s annual fun run. The pep rally featured members of Serra’s JV and varsity cheer squad as well as varsity athletes from soccer, lacrosse, basketball, and football. An amazing lineup of fun games such as “Hungry Hungry Hippos” was enjoyed by all the students at the elementary school. Many staff members and parent volunteers claimed that the event was exceptional as it energized many of the kids for the upcoming fun run. The overall goal of this event was successfully reached and Serra’s ASB was beyond happy and honored to have helped Tierrasanta elementary with this kick off rally.
The theatre club at Serra High School is preparing for an upcoming play in March. Students are working hard to create an outstanding performance during “Noises Off”, by Michael Frayn which is a comedy guaranteed to make you laugh. The theatre club advisor and teacher, Mr. Blockker, has been working hard with his Tech Theatre students to build the incredible two story stage for this play. We welcome all teachers, parents, and students to the show for $7 for the 8 show dates on:
March 14: 3pm and 7pm
March 15: 7pm
March 16: 7pm
March 21: 3pm and 7pm
March 22: 7pm
March 23 7pm
All Serra students are welcomed into the shows for free that start at 3pm. Please come and support the Serra Theatre Club!
This week at Serra one our many clubs on campus, Club Elevated, held an assembly to talk about the issues of drug abuse with the help of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). DEA agent Rocky Herron came to Serra this past Tuesday, February 26th, presenting about irresponsible drug use and the many consequences that follow. This is one of many events Elevated has presented to raise awareness of the effects of drug abuse. If you would like to join Elevated they meets in room 230 on Mondays and Thursdays during lunch.
Athletics: SPRING SPORTS ARE HERE in a week! CHECK MAX PREPSA great way to spend your evenings is with SHS Athletics and our amazing events. There are so many that we have our own website devoted to just this topic. Please reference this link which can also be found on our webpage.http://www.maxpreps.com/high-schools/serra-conquistadors-(san-diego,ca)/calendar.htm Reminder: Athletics is a privilege not a right. An athletes' first step if they are acting in a manner unbecoming of Serra is that Athletics is taken away for the season! A sports physical dated after June 4, 2018 must also be turned into the front office with the confirmation form from the website. To get cleared for athletics go to www.athleticclearance.com
HISTORY!!!! SHS ALMA MATERWant to watch the originator of the SHS Alma Mater and hear how it was originally performed??????. We have a clip of the author and performance in 1976. Check it out here: https://serrahighschool.wixsite.com/serra-asb/this-week-serra?wix-vod-video-id=ccd50b3aa48243a6ad7fa6c75f3de443&wix-vod-comp-id=comp-jrz6lv98#
Booster Information--Booster Information--Class of 2019: At our recent meeting we talked about how we can support one another, making the Class of 2019's last year at Serra the best year. We decided to divide and conquer with SHS footing the bill for Graduation at USD and Boosters supporting events along the way including GRAD Night. We are so grateful to the Boosters. Please participate in their latest fundraiser: SERRA HS SENIOR CLASS OF 2019: Dear Parents of Graduating Seniors, As we begin our 2018-2019 school year, the Serra Senior Parent Booster Club will be raising funds for this year’s senior class activities which include events such as Grad Night, Senior Luncheon and Graduation. Help us reach our fundraising goals for these events by making a tax- deductible donation of $50-100.00. Any amount is greatly appreciated. Donations can either be made online using this link, squareup.com/store/serra-senior-parent-boosters, or you can write a check payable to Serra Senior Parent Boosters. If using the online square account through the above noted link, you will be able to use your credit card. If you prefer to write a check, please drop your check off in the front office. Please address the envelope, “ Class of 2019,” and write that in the memo of the check as well to avoid any confusion with the Class of 2021 Boosters which is also collecting money. As parents of seniors, we are looking forward to a fun and exciting year; your support will be greatly appreciated.Thank you very much! Serra HS Senior Parent Boosters 📷 TAX ID #33-06363145156 Santo RD, San Diego, CA, 92124 Class of 2020: NEW EMAIL: Serra2020boosters@gmail.com Class of 2021: For more information about the c/o 2021 Booster Club click the link https://www.classof2021serraboostersclub.com/Here is their donation letter: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1RoovVJd6RQXujFinV9NMmyIgaIdLTHL-/view?usp=sharing. Class of 2022: Parents are working on a fundraiser where they are going to engage in community service and earn Disneyland tickets to raffle off. If interested in joining the Boosters please contact Nicci Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your support! Serra High Administration