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Daily Bulletin - Wednesday March 30, 2016

posted Mar 29, 2016, 4:30 PM by PTSA Moderator
No. 124
Today’s bell schedule – International Food Day
  • 8:10- 9:42 2nd Period
  • 9:42- 9:52 Break
  • 9:57-11:29 4th Period
  • 11:34-12:05 Advisory
  • 12:05-12:20 International Food Day Assembly in the Courtyard
  • 12:20-1:05 Lunch
  • 1:10-2:42 6th Period
General
  1. Congratulations to the following Albany High students for winning Research and Writing awards at this month's Berkeley Model UN Conference: Emma Adler, Rivani Biddle, Mathilde McKeever, Hana Minsky, Sophia Kamps, Mahima Silwal and Madeline Zhang.
  2. Are you interested in being in Leadership next year? Please come to an information meeting this Friday, April 1st, in room 203 at lunch. Hope to see you there!
  3. We want to suck your blood! Sign up to donate your blood at AHS’s annual Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, April 5th. Parents and friends outside school are all encouraged to donate too! Height and Weight requirements vary so check eligibility and sign up in the Attendance Office starting the week of March 29th.
  4. This is the last week to pre-purchase a yearbook. Bring $90 or a check written out to AHS to Ms. Radford in Rm 206. Yearbooks generally sell out so don’t miss this opportunity.
  5. It’s March Madness (in April)! Come to the library and vote for the best literary sidekick of all time. Will it be Neville Longbottom? Four? Or Holden Caulfield’s Hat? First round of voting ends this Friday.
  6. SchoolCARE is a nonprofit organization that has been funding critical programs and staff at AHS since 2001. This year at AHS, SchoolCARE has provided funding towards the library tech position and 3 elective sections. SchoolCARE values your opinion and needs your input to help decide which priorities will be funded for the 2016-2017 school year. Not every program will be supported, however your input is valuable as we begin to plan for next year. Please complete the online survey before April 8th. You can access the survey using the following URL: http://goo.gl/forms/SfzzobFbEY
  7. AUSD summer school is currently enrolling students. This 4-week, free program will be held from June 20th - July 15th. The courses being offered are English and History. Students who have failed an English or History class and need to make up those credits in order to graduate will be given priority enrollment. Students who have received Ds in English or History may also request an opportunity to improve their grade in summer school, but enrollment to these students will be given on a first come, first served basis if there is room in the program. Registration forms are available in the counseling office. 
College and Career
  1. Applications for UC Berkeley's Perception Science Internship are due tomorrow. Go to PerceptionScienceInternship.com for details.
  2. Are you a student interested in pre-health, curious about a career in pharmacy, or planning to apply to pharmacy school? If so, we would like to encourage you to attend the 10th Annual Northern California Pre-Pharmacy Symposium (NCPPS) held on the UC Berkeley campus. For more information about NCPPS please visit http://tinyurl.com/ncpps2016 Register for NCPPS at: Eventbrite
  3. The deadline to turn in the AHS Local Scholarship application is this Thursday, March 31st. One application qualifies you for multiple scholarships. Pickup an application in the Counseling Office and apply now! 
  4. Clubs and Teams
  5. Speech & Debate Club Thursday Lunch M1 If you participated in any speech & debate tournament this year, please come to the meeting and vote for next year’s officers.
  6. Badminton Club Friday Lunch Rm 218 If you’re interested in getting a badminton club started, plan on attending the meeting.
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