S.A.T. Prep Class
S.A.T. Prep class offered: It’s time again to get ready for the S.A.T. This 6 session course, which includes two samples S.A.T. tests, begins April 19th. It is a great value at $90.00 which includes instruction and materials. Pick up an application in the Guidance office and sign up in the Activities office beginning today.
Student Board Member
Gladstone High School student Jewel Reaso is the new Student Board Member to AUSD’s Board of Education.
Miss Reaso is a senior at Gladstone High, where she has been active in volleyball, ASB Leadership and the Interact Club. She plans on attending college to study biology and eventually become a doctor.
Beginning this year, Student Board Members will serve for four months, rotating between Azusa High, Gladstone High and Sierra High schools. This will allow more students to have the opportunity to serve. The Board has found it valuable to hear a student’s perspective on matters affecting the District schools.
March 11, 2014
"ASB Leadership 2014 applications are now available in the Activities Office. The deadline is Friday, March 28 without exceptions! Hurry up and apply to be movers and shakers of GHS!"
Seniors – the following scholarships are now due: Madelyn Elias Memorial Scholarship, Julie Inman Courage Award, Azusa Women’s Club and the PEO – Extended Slauson Family Scholarship. Bring your application to the Career Center by Monday, March 10. Don’t miss out on the chance to win one or more of these scholarships.
Going to Citrus next year, stop by the Career Center to pick up your Bright Futures Scholarship application today. This is a $500 scholarship.
S.A.T. Prep class offered: It’s time again to get ready for the S.A.T. This 6 session course, which includes two sample S.A.T. tests, beings April 19. It is a great value at $90.00 which includes instruction and materials. Get information and an application in the Guidance office and sign up in the Activities office beginning today.
Spanish Club: Spanish Club will be raffling three different baskets values at 20 dollars each. Purchase a raffle ticket for one dollar from any member or Mrs. Mota’s room (C3). Tickets will be sold all week. Winner will be announced Monday, March 17th.
Think Together: Interested in going hiking this Saturday? Grab all of your friends and join THINK TOGETHER as they go to Fish Canyon for the day. Pick up your permission slip in room D9.
If you are interested in taking Driver’s Ed Class, you may sign up in the Guidance office. The class will start on March 21st, eighth period in room C-14. Do not sign up if you already have an eighth period.
Yearbooks - On Sale Now!
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Gladstone/Slauson School Benefit Concert
Parent Conference Night
Parent Conference and Report Card Pick-up
Monday, March 17, 2014
Gladstone High School Gym
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
GHS Dance Team
The GHS Coed dance team has qualified to compete in a National Dance Team Competition in Las Vegas, Nevada March 6, 7, 8, 9
This award winning team, under the direction of Denise Barcelo, competes throughout Southern California representing Azusa Unified and Gladstone High School. We wish them the best of luck!!
Azusa Rotary Speech Contest
Alyssa Mueller, a junior, and Joshua Villa, a senior at GHS, competed last week at a speech contest with Azusa Rotary. Both competed in a 8 minute speech contest against students from Azusa High School. Alyssa took 3rd place and Joshua took the 1st place prize. He will continue to the next level in the month of March representing AUSD and the Azusa Rotary Club.
Azusa Management Association Speech Contest
Congratulations to Veronica Verdugo, Abby Espinoza, and Christopher Abeja for participating in the Azusa Management Association speech contest Wednesday night. They competed against Azusa High School students on the topic of being an agent of change in the 21st century. Abby took the second place prize and Christopher took first place. He will be competing on behalf of the Azusa Unified School District next week against 14 other districts. Good luck Chris!
AERIES Parent/Student Portal
AERIES Parent/Student portal is now available! Students were given their log-in information during their 4th period class. Parent letters were sent home on Friday, October 4th.
You can now stay up-to-date with important school information. You can see your student’s grades, classes, attendance and a lot of useful information on AERIES, our new student information system.
Easy to follow directions listed on link below:
Important Dates to Remember
3 - 22 Pennies for Patients
12 - Early Release, 1:45
17 - Parent conference night
19 - Early Release, 1:45
19 - 8th grade parent night - Gym
21 - Minimum day, 12:35
22 - Choir Spring Concert
24 - Power 106 @ lunch
25 - Power 106 Basketball game, 7:00 pm
28 - Minimum day, 12:35
31 - April 4 - Spring Break
REVISED - Schedule of Early Release Wednesdays
On the Wednesdays listed below, school will be dismissed at 1:45 p.m. for teacher meetings.
March 5, 12, 19
April 9, 30
May 7, 14, 21, 28
June 5 (Tentative) Thursday
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We post news on school events and programs, parenting tips, applying to college, emergency information and more. Follow us at twitter.com/AzusaSchools. To sign up for our electronic newsletter, go to the District's home page (http://ausd-ca.schoolloop.com) and click the sign up button on the right side of the page.
Students: If you are planning on purchasing an ASB card, P.E. Clothes or need your locker combination you will need to have your I.D. cards.
All Students: Please be aware if you are absent from school or a class, you have only 5 days to clear that absence in the Attendance Office. Pay attention to your absences since this will affect your placement for GPS. Phone calls go home every day if you have been absent. This time line is per district policy.