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January 25, 2022

 

SENIOR SIBLING and JAGUAR FAMILY PHOTOS
Kimball Senior Jags!! If you have a family member that works at KHS or a sibling that attends KHS, come and take Jaguar family/sibling photos during your lunch or right after school, today, January 25th outside J1. (ED0125)

SCHOOL WIDE COMPUTER ANNOUNCEMENT:
Remember to bring your fully charged computer to school EVERY DAY! And don't forget to bring your cord with you. Math and English classes have Fastbridge testing this month and you need to have your computer with you! Thank you! (ED0131)
         
YEARBOOK :
ATTENTION ALL SENIORS…Do not forget to buy your SENIOR YEARBOOK RECOGNITION ADS by January 31st. If you have questions, please e-mail Ms. Soto @ ausoto@tusd.net. Yearbook sales have been extended to January 31st (ED0130)                                                           

PROM TICKET ANNOUNCEMENT:
There are only 50 Prom tickets left and these will go fast. If you plan on bringing a guest and have not bought their ticket yet, please make sure you put down a deposit with the bookkeeper before all the spots are gone. Guest forms will be available in the Spring to fill out.

Textbook Reminders: 
 Attn: Anatasio’s 1st through 4th period classes! All Night class novels must be returned before Monday, January 31st to avoid a $5.00 late fee. (0131)

CLUBS

  • ARK Club Donation Drive for Tracy Interfaith Ministries now thru February 11th:
    This is a great opportunity to do community service hours and help people in need! Be kind and donate any of the following:

Donations can include: warm clothing (socks, gloves, beanies, etc.) blankets hygienic supplies (toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, etc) diapers, children's clothes, hygiene products, tissues, face masks, hand sanitizer, chapstick, snack bars, cup of noodles, soup cans, water bottles, etc.
Fill a plastic bag with your choice of donations, close it off, and label your bag with your name! Drop it off at any one of the collection bins placed in front/back office, library, and room N7 and locate one of the officers to sign off on your community service hours!
*Last Day to Donate: Friday, February 11th (ED0201)

  • Girls Who Code Club (HACK CLUB):
    Girls Who Code meetings will start on Tuesday, February 1st from 3:30-4:30 in room F-10. All are welcome and no coding experience is required. Volunteers from Lawrence Livermore Lab will be leading the meetings and snacks will be provided. (ED0201)
  • Red Cross Club:
    There will be a blood drive on Monday, January 31st. For more information, please check our Instagram @ khsredcross.
  • GSA Club (Gay Straight Alliance Club:
    Meetings are Tuesdays in G6, Mr. Sankus’s Room after school.  To join the Remind, text @KHSGSA2021 to the number 81010! (ED0131)

No Cost COVID Testing for Families:
The District has partnered with Heal 360 to offer no-cost COVID-19 testing for students and families. Kimball High parking lot testing will be Monday – Friday, 9am – 6pm. Families can register on site and Staff can utilize this service as well if they would like.

CAREER CENTER NEWS:

Debra “Sam” Haack Memorial Scholarship:
The Debra Haack Memorial Scholarship is offering a $2,000 Award to eligible high school seniors. Eligibility to apply: 2022 graduating high school senior students who plan to pursue an education in the trades that relate to Caltrans Maintenance and Operations (for example; Diesel Equipment Technician, Electrical Technology, Heavy Equipment Operator, Welding Technology, Landscaping. etc.). The deadline to apply is May 1, 2022. For more information, requirements, and application please visit https://apply.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarships/SamHaackMemorialScholarship or by e-mail at Mallory@the-ctf.org

E-Waste Awareness Scholarship:
Each year there are 20 to 50 million tons of e-waste discarded in the world. E-waste contains toxic materials and heavy metals. According to the EPA, recycling e-waste allows more than 100 million pounds of materials to be reused annually. The purpose of this scholarship is to help understand the impact of e-waste and what we can do to reduce it. This scholarship is eligible to 9th-12th graders. Deadline to apply April 30, 2022. For more information, requirements and application please visit http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/ewaste-scholarship

Tracy Women’s Club Fine Arts Scholarship:
The Tracy Women’s Club is offering a $500 Fine Arts Scholarship to eligible high school seniors. For eligibility requirements and application please e-mail Mrs. Bonnie Harrington at TWCARTschlor@gmail.com

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship:
Young people spend an average of 7.5 hours a day consuming media and this does not include computer use for school (according to the Kaiser Family Foundation). Taking a break from technology is healthy for both the mind and body. The purpose of this scholarship is to help you understand the negative effects of too much screen time. This scholarship is eligible for 9th-12th graders and the deadline to apply is January 30th. For more information, requirements and application please see visit. http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/technology-addiction-awareness-scholarship.

Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship:
The Vegetarian Resource Group each year awards $20,000 in college scholarship money to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. The deadline to apply is February 20th. For more information, requirements and application please visit  https://www.vrg.org/student/scholar.htm 

Message from the OFFICE:

  • Saturday School Hours Cancelled:
    Saturday School has been cancelled for the next four weeks. More information will follow in February.  
  • Student COVID Testing During School Hours:
    Students-You are NOT allowed to leave on your own to get COVID tested while school is in session. You must be checked out by your parent/guardian, or with your basketball or wrestling team.
  • HAVING COMPUTER ISSUES?:
    Students, if you have computer issues, go to the Triangle Room through the outside entrance on the back side of the library. DO NOT ENTER THROUGH the library. 

Athletics in Action:

This Thursday is Senior Night for our wrestlers. They will be taking on West High at 6:00pm in the Large Gym. Come cheer on our Jaguar Wrestlers!

Friday is Senior Night for our Boys Soccer. They will be taking on Central Catholic at 6:00pm in the stadium. Come with your Jaguar Spirit and cheer on our Boys Soccer Team!

  • VOLLEYBALL Conditioning:
    Attention all boys (9th through 12th grades) interested in playing volleyball this spring, must attend conditioning. In order to participate you must make sure you are cleared through Athletic Clearance.
    Conditioning dates are as follows:
    - Today, January 25th, 4-5pm at the outside basketball courts
    - Thursday, January 27th, 4-5pm at the outside basketball courts

    More dates for tryouts/practices will be announced at conditioning. If you have any questions, you can email Coach Anastasio at jilliananastasio@tusd.net OR stop by room E1. (ED01/21)
     
  • TRACK & FIELD Conditioning:
    Track & Field Conditioning is back. Start time now is 4:00 PM on the back soccer fields, Monday - Thursdays until the season starts. Make sure you have a physical on file and have completed the athletic clearance @athleticclearance.com to participate. See Coach Trombley in N9 with any questions.

Sports Schedule WEEK of January 24th

·        Tuesday, January 25, 2022

o   Girls Basketball @ Sierra 4:30/6:00/7:30

o   Girls Soccer @ Home

·        Wednesday, January 26, 2022

o   Boys Basketball @ Home 4:30/6:00/7:30

o   Boys Soccer @ Home 4:00/5:45

o   Wrestling @ Oakdale 6:00

·        Thursday, January 27, 2022

o   Girls Basketball @ East Union 4:30/6:00/7:30

o   Girls Soccer @ Home

·        Friday, January 28, 2022

o   Boys Basketball @ Oakdale 4:30/6:00/7:30

o   Boys Soccer @ Home (Senior Night) 4:00/5:45

 UPCOMING EVENTS:

·        January 28th No School (Staff Training)