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Monday, January 24, 2022
News You Can’t Miss...
It’s Winter Spirit Week! With Winter Formal coming up, ASB will be hosting a Spirit Week leading up to the dance. This spirit week will consist of lunchtime activities and dress-up days as follows:
Monday 1/24- Winter in Paradise (Hawaiian clothes with winter accessories)
Tuesday 1/25- Fuzzy Sock Day
– Come out at Lunch to decorate snowflakes in the quad!
Wednesday 1/26- PJ Day
Thursday 1/27- Day at the lodge (coats, sweaters, beanies, scarves)
– Come out at Lunch and enjoy some yummy hot cocoa!
Friday 1/28- Wear blue and white (winter wonderland)
ASB will be going around to each classroom and counting how many students are participating in your third-period class. At the end of the week, points will be counted up. The class with the most points will receive donuts the following week!
Winter Formal Tickets are on sale until 1/26. The theme reveal for this year’s Winter Formal is A Winter Knight! The dance is from 8pm - 11pm on January 29, 2022, at Coto Valley Country Club. Don't wait to buy your tickets, as prices go up. Tickets will not be sold after 1/26.
1/24 - 1/26, tickets are $70 w/ASB, $75 w/out ASB, $85 for non-FHS guests. Tickets will not be sold after Wednesday, January 26. Download the Winter Formal Non-FHS Student permission slip here.
Got Detentions? Click here if you want to clear them!
Knights, are you in high academic standing? Would you like to serve the community alongside your fellow FHS peers? You might want to consider joining CSF! The CSF Membership Drive is THIS WEEK – January 24 through 28. Just fill out an application to see if you meet eligibility requirements. The applications are now available in the Front Office, the Counseling Office, and outside Mrs. Ivory's room (508). Or you can print one here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cZ1DRyXTZCr9FLrpRWougOYw9vnRTmJr/view Please, submit your applications at lunch January 24 through 28 in the Gym Foyer. No late applications will be accepted.
Did someone say CHICKEN FINGERS? Head out to RAISING CANE'S on Thursday, January 27, 3-9 PM. Bring a FLYER, show it on your phone, or mention Foothill, and Cane's will donate 15% of your purchase to support FHS AVID. Thanks for your support!
National Signing Day is coming! As we start the beginning of the final semester of the school year, our Senior Athletes at Foothill are beginning to commit to their colleges! ASB would love to recognize all of their hard work throughout these past four years, and we would love for all staff and students to help us with this recognition. Our annual National Signing Day will be taking place on Wednesday, February 2nd during lunch in the quad. Students will be signing their commitment letters as well as sporting their college gear. It is a wonderful opportunity to watch students, past and present, make the next step into their bright futures.
Parents/Guardians: Do you have questions about upcoming Course Selection, Standardized Testing, Career Tech Ed Pathways, etc.? Please join the Foothill Counselors to learn more. Topics will be specific to grade level, but you are welcome to come to any/all. Conversations with the Counselors, 9-10am, check in at the Event Center steps:
FHS is hosting a Virtual SAT/ACT practice test from The Princeton Review on Saturday, February 26, 9:00 am - 12:30pm! When you take a Virtual Test, you get a full-length practice test, an online proctor, and you will receive an instant, interactive score report highlighting strengths and weaknesses all from the comfort of your home! Interested? Cost is $30 (no refunds). Sign up now: http://www.foothillknights.org/princeton-review Deadline to register is February 22–don’t delay, sign up today! Questions about registration or how to pay? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Questions about the test or scores? Contact email@example.com
Hey Knights, don’t forget to turn in your CARE cards!! The CARE prizes for February are:
-Clear 10 hours of detention (4 winners)
-Lunch for you and a friend from Raising Canes (4 winners)
-Pair of Vans (4 winners)
-FHS spirit wear (4 winners)
Local organizations including Families Together OC, Albertsons, Costco, and CVS are providing opportunities to community members to test for and vaccinate against COVID-19. It is now possible for those age 5 and over to be vaccinated with Families Together OC and at the Tustin Albertsons Pharmacy. COVID-19 booster shots are also available with each of these agencies for those age 18 and over. Families Together OC – Is providing free COVID-19 testing and available vaccines/boosters to all community members age 5 and over. Families Together mobile clinic will provide all services at Tustin High School January 26, from 3:00pm - 6:00pm, and Utt Middle School on February 2, from 3:00pm - 6:00pm. No appointments are necessary.
If you purchased a yard sign and have not yet picked it up, they are available for pick up now at 155 El Camino Real Suite D. Tustin. Text (714) 925-7370 for hours to pick up.
Grad Knight sales are going on! Tickets are $160 till January 31, 2022. Prices go up February 1, 2022. Secure your ticket for the most memorable graduation party of your Senior year! Any questions please notify Kristin at (714) 925-7370 or Susie at (714) 329-4007.
Hello Senior Knights and Families! HAPPY 2022! We hope you had a fun and relaxing winter break and are looking forward to your LAST semester of high school! Please take a moment to see what's happening in the upcoming weeks...
1. Disneyland Munch Tickets on sale NOW: 1/4 - 1/20.
We are planning a trip to Disneyland for our Senior Class on Friday, March 25, 2022*! Don't wait to buy your tickets, as prices go up. Tickets will not be sold after 1/20.
1/4 - 1/11, $135 single park, $185 park hopper
1/12 - 1/20, $140 single park, $190 park hopper
*Date subject to change based on availability in Disneyland's reservation system
***To purchase a ticket, you must fill out this permission slip. You will not be able to purchase a ticket without this form.
This permission slip was passed out during English classes and is available at the student store.
2. Winter Formal Tickets are on sale: 1/4 - 1/26.
The theme reveal for this year’s Winter Formal is TODAY, January 4, at lunch! The dance is from 8pm - 11pm on January 29, 2022, at Coto Valley Country Club. Don't wait to buy your tickets, as prices go up. Tickets will not be sold after 1/26.
This week only, 1/18 - 1/21, tickets are $65 w/ASB, $70 w/out ASB, $80 for non-FHS guests.
Ticket prices will increase $5 each week. Non- FHS guests will remain $75 throughout sales.
Tickets will not be sold after Wednesday, January 26.
3. Cap, Gown & Tassel Order Information - NEEDED FOR GRADUATION!
A complete graduation order information packet was recently mailed to your home with more information. Extra ordering packets are available in the student store. Order now at Jostens.com or click here for more information.
4. Senior T-Shirts available!
T-shirts will be sold for $20 each, hoodies for $35.
Get yours at the student store before we sell out!
Here is the design on the back of the t-shirt and hoodie.
5. Senior Yearbook Ads - February 11, 2022 Deadline
Interested in a Senior Ad in the yearbook? Please check out the FHS website for more information.
The deadline is February 11, 2022.
Click here for the fillable online order form.
Click here for the printable order form.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
6. Grad Knight (GK) Tickets are on sale!
GK is Thursday, May 26, 2022, from 9pm - 1am.
This is a PTO run event.
Please contact Kristin Chahbazian, Kufta2@cox.net or 714-925-7370 with questions.
Here is a list of seniors who have already purchased.
Here is the GK order form.
Ticket prices are as follows:
$160 (October 1 - January 31)
$170 (February 1 - April 30)
$180 (May 1 - 9pm night before event)
$200 (day of event - at the door - cash only)
Please take a moment to join the Senior Remind and Senior Schoology Page so you can stay up to date with SENIOR news.
Last name A-F: Text @fhs22a-f to 8-10-10 or follow this link
Last name G-O: Text @fhs22g-o to 8-10-10 or follow this link
Last name P-Z: Text @fhs22p-z to 8-10-10 or follow this link
Parents/family members, please text @fhs22fam to 8-10-10 or follow this link
Click on "Courses" in the upper left corner.
Hover over to the right and click "My Courses" under your name.
Click the blue box on the right "Join a Course"
Copy and paste this access code: VDTR-9G66-SXDDW
Go Knights 🖤💛
Please contact your assigned senior advisor with questions.
Last name alpha A-F: Miss Duesler - email@example.com
Last name alpha G-O: Mr. Lee - firstname.lastname@example.org
Last name alpha P-Z: Mrs. Oral - email@example.com
News You Might Have Already Seen...
Parents/Guardians: Mark your calendar for Conversations with the Principal, an informal Q&A, Tuesday March 8th at 6:30pm in Room 302.
The ASB General Elections are coming up soon! Are you interested? Click here for the Interest Form!
Hey Knights! Are you interested in joining a club and missed out on Club Rush in the fall? Good News! You can get information on the active clubs on our campus and sign up with them directly. All you need to do is click the link below (and thank us later!) Join today Knights! https://docs.google.com/drawings/d/18HiliMQ-UYUgxkJ8NVSboLGHkexkvmnnIPTulZhGzZc/edit?usp=sharing
We have a new resource for you! Our partners at PAPER have just launched, complete with videos, games, and other interactive content in English and Spanish, PAPER Station is a place for you to get acquainted with all of PAPER’s features, who the tutors are, and how they work to assist you! Though it was built specifically to teach you how to use PAPER and what to expect once you log in, we encourage you to also explore the stations as well. The more you know about how you can leverage the 24/7, unlimited tutoring that’s available to you, the more likely you’ll be to use it. Explore Paper Station here.
We also have Peer Tutoring, Monday - Thursday, 2:30 - 4:30, in the Library! Every subject is available, you just have to show up!
Juniors- Are you looking for a one of a kind leadership experience? RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is looking for students to attend their leadership development camp. RYLA provides a memorable opportunity to learn, grow, have fun, make new friends, and gain a new and improved focus. Email for where and how to register was just sent to parents and students
Don’t miss out! Foothill High School’s tour to Portugal and Spain in Summer 2023 is going to be an amazing adventure—and we want you to come along! Visit our website: https://www.eftours.com/tour-website/2478107RU
Check this out! OCTA has released a new program called “Youth Ride Free,” which will run from September 1 through February 28, 2022. The program is for ANY student ages 6-18. For more information, please contact Mrs. Duran in the Counseling Office -- firstname.lastname@example.org .
Hey Knights! This is the FHS T-shirt you have to have!! Now available at the Student Store for ONLY $5!! All sizes available! Get it while it’s hot!
We also have a new stock of flannel pajama pants! Price is $30. All sizes available!
Knights, how are you feeling? Remember, we're all in this together! If you're not feeling well, stay home and have your parents call the school, 714-730-7464. These are the symptoms of COVID-19 you should look for. If you have ANY ONE OF THESE SYMPTOMS, please stay home and call the school.
Always wear your mask. If you don’t have one, we will provide one.
College & Career News...
Are you wanting to meet with Mrs. Huynh? You can either come by her office before 1st period or during lunch! Need a longer 1 on 1 appointment - just email her! She is located in the 100 building in between the theater and library.
Important Dates to remember:
January 2022 - Start of community college visits in college and career center
March 2nd 2022 - Deadline for FAFSA / CA Dream Act and Cal Grant (Financial Aid)
APPLICATION NIGHTS :
FAFSA / CA Dream Workshop - Hosted by IVC - Jan 19th at 4:30 - now virtually hosted.
Go to: https://bit.ly/3txrCSm
Click "Guest Registration"
Go to "No Account, Register Here" and create an account
Check email for account confirmation
Return to login page and sign in with account username and passwordYou will need your device, SSN (if applicable), and your parent / guardian tax return for 2020!
Seniors - SCHOLARSHIP FOLDER- START APPLYING NOW- Click the link to help you get started with a list of scholarship opportunities and also scholarship websites!
SENIORS - Looking for the college folder that has application / financial aid info? Click the link below to get familiar with all things college related!
Scholarship for juniors - Apply now! - Juniors, are you looking to apply for a scholarship to save for college? Apply for the P.E.O Star scholarship today! - link here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1LyyCHMc7Rw1eNr4t9Y_HiEk2tn8mr0ao?usp=sharing
JUNIORS LOOKING TO TAKE THE SAT / ACT:
SAT Test Dates - Click the link below and select which date you would like to take the test and register - https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register/dates-deadlines
ACT Registration -
Click the link below and register for the ACT, this will give you access to the local testing centers and dates the exam is being held
Looking to volunteer? Here is a google doc that has a list of the top volunteer websites and organizations that are needing volunteers all over orange county!
Looking for a job? Check out the active job board!
Be sure to follow along on instagram for more news posted daily!
Athletics & Fundraising...
FHS Boys Tennis Team is having a fundraiser/uniform pick-up at Tutto Fresco! Wednesday, January 26, from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm at all three locations! We encourage you to place a takeout order to support the fundraiser, and enjoy the meal in the comfort of your home. Bring the flyer, and 20% of your check will be donated to the team!