Monday, September 24, 2018

“A little progress each day adds up to big results.”


  1. The following students will not be in school today due to the backpacking trip: Kai Hessler, Torin Sparks, Kaden Chambers, Vinny Ceffalo, Kyler Radelfinger, Ben Gomes, Derek Griffith, TJ Coleman, Seth Regli, Hunter Chambers and Charlie Lockett.
  2. Students cannot be in the library without an adult/teacher supervising them. Sorry kids.
  3. The elementary school is requesting tutors. If anyone would like to tutor an elementary school student please let Ms. Banke know.  If she is not here let the office ladies knowl.
  4. Local Author J. Lynn Bailey will be here to speak with students about a career in writing Friday, Oct 12th during 2nd period. She has written many popular books~ Black Five (a supernatural story based in Ferndale), Standing Sideways and Peony Red. Please sign up in the office if you would like to attend her presentation.
  5. Cal-Fire is sponsoring a Wildland Firefighting Class on weekends from mid October through mid December at the Cal-Fire Weott Fire Station in Southern Humboldt. If you are interested in persuing a career as a fire fighter, especially with Cal-Fire, you will want to take this class. If you are interested there will be a mandatory orientation meeting next Friday, September 28th at the Cal-Fire Weott Fire Station.  You do not have to be 18 years old to take this class.  If you are interested in this class please let Kristy know in the office.
  6. Seniors: Elks National Foundation is sponsoring an online scholarship. Applications will be judged on leadership and financial need.  Applications must be submitted online by November 15th.  Go to to access the application.
  7. There is an older gentlemen next door that would like to hire someone to help him do his yard work. His name is Tom Eastman.  If you are interested in a little work, call him at 499-6500.
  8. Boys and girls soccer teams are still looking for players if anyone is still interested.
  9. There is a list on the back of students I still do not have first day packets from. Please get them in to the office ASAP!!
  10. If you received a letter saying you qualified for CSF, please make your $5.00 payment to the office ASAP. Final date to get your payment in is October 18th.
  11. Picture Day will be this Thursday, September 27th. Picture packets will be handed out next week in your English class.
  12. The Homecoming Dance will be on Saturday, October 6th from 9:00 to midnight at the Red Barn at the Fairgrounds. You can buy pre-sale tickets from Kyersten Borges. $10 for singles & $15 for couples.
  13. Portal is open!! It will close this Wednesday, September 26th.



This week in sports:


Football: Friday, September 28th @ McKinleyville

Boys Soccer:  Today vs. Fortuna 3:30

Wednesday, September 26th @ So. Fork 7:00

Saturday, September 29th @ Fortuna 1:00

Girls Soccer: Wednesday, September 26th @ So. Fork 5:00

Saturday, September 29th @ Fortuna 11:00

Girls Volleyball: Tomorrow vs. St. Bernard

Thursday, September 27th @ Hoopa





Missing first day packets:


Seniors:  Everybody’s is in.  Yay Seniors!!


Juniors:  Nathan Bramlett, Angie Chavez,  Lexi Miranda and Joseph Parker


Sophomores:  Lane Branstetter


Freshmen:  Everybody’s is in.  Yay freshmen!!