CLARK MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL
February 17, 2017 - Monday, 2/20 is a holiday in observance of George Washington.
Café: Kale soup will be served Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Friday- Taco Bar-Fish or ground beef with w/g tortilla, Spanish rice, cheese, black and pinto beans. Bean/cheese papusa w/cabbage salad and Pico de Gallo or hot/spicy chicken w/brown rice and w/g roll. BBQ Grill specials: Grilled chicken burger or grilled veggie burger or Louisiana Hot Link – all served with baked chips. Served Daily: Vegetarian plate, hamburger/cheese burger, pizza, sandwiches and lavash wrap. Come to the lunch lines, Window 3 from 7:30 AM – 7:55 AM for early breakfast and/or if you have questions about your account.
Patriotic Quote: “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” ~Winston Churchill
The Clark bike team is going to our first race of the season this weekend in Lake Perris, CA. We race in the rain! Today, if you know someone on the team or see one of the students wearing their team jersey or T-shirt, please wish them luck--and a break in the weather! Happy trails!
The GCC - CSIS 267 (Introduction to Game Development) class at Glendale High on Saturdays – 11AM- 3:00PM. This class covers unity, coding and more. Please contact your counselor TODAY if interested in this class. Students can bring paperwork (which is online and at their high school) to the first day of class.
Congratulations to Melanie Mesropian for the winning cover design for next year's daily planner! Thanks to all who submitted awesome designs - it was a challenge to pick the winner. Great Job…Way to go!
FINANCIAL AID FOR ALL SENIORS – You should have completed and submitted your FAFSA-Free Application Federal Student Aid. Visit fafsa.gov TODAY to complete this process. You will NOT be awarded any scholarship or college funds until this is completed and submitted. Be sure to select 2017-18 for your college year.
Get patriotic this president’s day and come celebrate with us at Everest Burgers (241 n. Central Ave. Glendale, CA 91203) on Monday, 2/20 (no school) from 3pm to midnight! Come support the junior class. Hope to see you there. Thank you for your support!
Summer Program for all Juniors at USC from July 16 –August 5, 2017. Application deadline is TODAY, 2/17/17.The Bovard Scholars – a new pilot program - designed to reach high-achieving juniors with financial need gain admission to and succeed at top Universities! Visit: bovardscholars.usc.edu for all the benefits, requirements, and deadlines. Come see the poster in the main office.
“Let’s Party like Gatsby!” ~WINTER FORMAL IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER~ ASB will be selling tickets at the bottom of the amphitheater during lunch – YOUR LAST CHANCE AT THE LOWEST PRICE IS TODAY, 2/17 - for $20 with ASB and $25 w/out. Prices will increase by $5 next week – so buy your tickets TODAY!
TODAY, 2/17 is the deadline for Publications class applications to be turned in to Mr. Davis in room 1329. Once you turn in the application, you will be contacted for a writing sample and an interview. Applications are available in room 1329 and at www.clarkmagnet.net/yearbook
YEARBOOK PRICE INCREASE next week… order yours TODAY! Yearbooks - $75 w/ ASB card and $80w/out! You can still Pre-order your yearbook! $5 for yearbook personalization. Checks only, payable to Clark Magnet H.S. Come to Room 1329 at snack only, or pay online at www.clarkmagnet.net/yearbook.
Got talent? Come and join the Clark Magnet Talent Show on March 17. Submit applications on the school website under the student activities in ASB. Deadline for applications is on March 1st.
Club Meetings Today – get your passes ahead of time
Model United Nations Club – enrichment – Mr. Davarhanian’s room, 5214
Muslim Student Association (MSA) –enrichment – Mrs. Newcomer - Cybrary
GCC FIELD TRIP – ECAP – EARLY COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE PROGRAM for seniors who will be attending GCC after graduation. You will be able to complete your English Placement Test, meet GCC counselors, tour the campus, meet current GCC students and be eligible for priority registration. Space is limited – sign up with Mrs. Bondy TODAY. You will be required to attend an application workshop here at Clark on Wednesday, 2/22/17 during lunch and/or after your last class. Field trip date is Thursday, March 2, 2017.
~CLARK’S PTSA FOUNDERS DAY~ Students and Parents – “You are invited!” Thursday, 2/23/17 6:30 PM – Clark’s Auditeria – Reflections Reception and Awards; Honorary Service Awards and more. Hors d’oeuvres and desserts will be served.
Earn Community Service Hours-KARG Torossian is running for City Council and needs your help! Volunteers and Interns needed now and through March 7, 2017. No experience necessary – walk ins welcome or contact the volunteer office at (818) 450-7036 or email email@example.com. Office located at 7577 Foothill Blvd. Tujunga CA 91042. Open 7 days a week 10am-9pm. Food and refreshments provided. Weekly drawings – win gift cards, movie tickets and more!
COLLEGE LEVEL REAL-WORLD PROGRAMMING PROBLEMS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE: The annual Cal State LA Programming Challenge will offer high school and community college students an opportunity to solve college-level and real-world programming problems by applying the principles of computer science. We believe today's high school and college students have great potential, and we hope this experience will help them in their future studies of computer science and software engineering. Admission is free, and lunch will be provided to all participants. ProgFest 2017 will take place on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM at Cal State LA, Engineering, Computer Science and Technology Building - King Hall Lecture Hall 2, 5151 State University Drive, LA 90032-4226-NOTE: Park in Lot 5. You must register for ProgFest at http://progfest.calstatela.edu/. For more information, contact Department of CS (323) 343-6690.
77th Annual Arts Competition sponsored by the Armenian Allied Arts Association (AAAA) – Applications are due by 2/28/17 Fee to apply is $20 and all applicants must be of Armenian descent. Come see Mrs. Bondy during snack and lunch for the award categories and prize amounts, application, ages, types of art that can be entered, etc. Visit: armenianalliedarts.org to download the application and for more information.
SCHOLARSHIPS – ALL LISTED HERE ARE ON OUR WEBSITE – APPLY TODAY! – DISCOVER STUDENT LOANS IS A CONTEST-CHECK OUR THEIR SITE AND SIMPLY ENTER YOUR INFO AT collegecovered.com/assist:
La Crescenta Woman's Club is offering a scholarship for $1,000 for Senior Boys and Girls: Complete applications must be TURNED IN TO MRS. BONDY BY TUESDAY, 2/21/17 - Criteria: 2.0 GPA or above, US Citizen, demonstrate financial need, proof of college acceptance, live in the Glendale Unified School District area (not all of La Canada is eligible). No recommendation required. Come see Mrs. Bondy today for all requirements and application. Visit www.lacrescentawomansclub.org for more information.
Discover® Student Loans is giving away $100,000 in scholarships for seniors. Students can get tips and resources on paying for college and enter for a chance to win a $2,500 scholarship award. No purchase or student loan necessary. Enter now at CollegeCovered.com/Assist. TODAY AND NO LATER THAN February 28, 2017.
NEW Info: Community Foundation of the Verdugos – visit their site for the many scholarship opportunities – Specific criteria for each. Applications and information online at cfverdugos.org. See Mrs. Bondy TODAY. Let me know what info you can access after you create an account (they went from paper applications to online). Applications due by March 2, 2017.
Lincoln Elementary Scholarship is here. See Mrs. Bondy TODAY for the application! Check our website for all the current scholarship opportunities, do your own searches as well. There are also scholarships listed in this bulletin – see below! Application due 3/17/17.