VANDEN HIGH SCHOOL
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2021
DISTANCE LEARNING SCHEDULE
Seniors: If you have not yet taken the senior survey, please make sure to do so by today, Wednesday, February 24, 2021! You must be logged in with your TUSD email, which is found through Launchpad. The link to Launchpad can be found on the Vanden website: https://www.travisusd.org/Domain/14 Here is the link for the survey: senior survey.
Reminder: B.S.U. is celebrating Black History month this week, with a calendar and details posted in G.C. for your information. Here is a link to the poster: file:///C:/Users/mhurst/Downloads/Black%20History%20Week%20Poster.pdf.
Reminder: Seniors and Senior Parents-Are you planning on attending Solano Community College next year? Do you need some last-minute help with your FAFSA/CADDA? Solano Community College will be having a virtual Application and Financial Aid workshop on Tuesday March 2nd from 2:00-5:00PM Students can use this link to register for the event. Students must register by Friday February 26th. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScijhWt2djp8FL2G2FfP-8rYurKLcZgtBgV3nGDf841cAiEmw/viewform?usp=sf_link
Reminder: Date change for softball tryouts. Softball tryouts will begin on Monday, March 1st starting at 3:00 PM. All softball student athletes (parents welcome as well) need to attend a Google Meet on Thursday, February 25th at 12:00 PM to hear crucial information regarding softball tryouts and Covid protocols. Google class code is wt7g4wn. All student athletes should be signed up on Family ID, Link to Family ID and have a physical completed (no student may tryout without a completed physical) All student athletes should have the following items for tryouts - glove, cleats (and shoes for running on blacktop) proper sleeves for covering arms after throwing.
The KP LAUNCH Summer 2021 high school application period is now open through February 22, 2021 until 6pm. KP LAUNCH is a unique summer internship experience that is part of Kaiser Permanente’s investment in the future of health care. The majority of programming will be held virtually, giving students a unique internship experience. Students may apply at https://kplaunch.kaiserpermanente.org/apply-now/.
Reminder: the quotes survey is still open to anyone who wants to participate and have a chance to have their quote added into the yearbook! You can check it out on the Yearbook website at: Vanden yearbook page or go directly to the survey by clicking on this link: Yearbook Quote survey. Quotes will be taken until February 26!
Reminder to seniors/early grads: An important message from Josten’s was emailed to you through Aeries communication. If you have not ordered, the deadline to order your cap and gown and other graduation items is coming up very soon. Please order before February 26th. It was difficult to get items produced and shipped last year due to Covid-19. Make sure to order now because items may not be available after the deadline. We want everyone to have their correct size. Link to Josten’s website is here: Josten's If you have questions regarding orders, please contact Josten’s directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If any student is interested in participating in the following sports, please contact the coaches:
Vanden is not offering Driver’s Education at this time. Here is a free option you might consider. Coastline Academy, a free online Drivers Education program, is available to all students. Here is the link for this program. https://courses.coastlineacademy.com/.
Free and confidential non-medical counseling is available to service members, Department of defense expeditionary civilians, their families, and survivors. Your Military and Family Life counselor (MFLC) can help with:
Exploring what is work/life balance, identifying your stressors, signs and symptoms of stress, stress management strategies, stress reduction, relaxation skills, and more! For questions or to set up a virtual appointment, call the MFLC at (707) 317-5304.