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2018 F.A.N.T.S.T.I.C.S.: TEEN TITANS SHIRTS

Hey, Raiders!

 

F.A.N.T.A.S.T.I.C.S. is around the corner, and 2019's sub-theme this year is Teen Titans! Want to rep the junior class and show your support on March 10? Pre-order your shirt below and pay your $20 to one of the officers in room I2! 

 


 

 

Posted by: RACHEL VAN Published:2/16/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Attention 10th and 11th grade girls

Here is a great summer opportunity.  You don't have to be interested in Computer Science to join. 

Attachments:
Posted by: Mrs. Barrett Published:2/16/18
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Staff, Principals, Grade 10, Assistant Principals, Grade 11, Teachers, Homepage, Associates and Homepage


SAT Prep Class - Sign up with Ms. Cabalar!

Juniors:

 

SAT PREP CLASS will be offered one final time this school year. If you are planning to take your SAT test in May or June, this is your last opportunity to take FREE after-school SAT prep classes at Silver Creek. Classes will be held once a week starting the week of March 12.

 

Sign ups are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please see Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office to reserve your seat. The deadline to sign up is Wednesday, March 7th.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:2/16/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Megan Cabalar, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


AP Test Registration Opens March 1st!

AP Test Registration will open on Thursday, March 1st. Students enrolled in an AP class will be expected to sign up for an AP Exam(s) at the school bank.

 

Please note, the AP Test Registration Form will be provided at a later time.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:2/16/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Megan Cabalar, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


CALLING ALL DANCERS AND SINGERS

Hey there!

 

Desi Student Union is super excited to invite you to audition for Indriya, a charity performance event! It will be held on Saturday, March 17th in Raider Hall from 6-9pm.


We will only be taking video auditions. Video auditions are due on Saturday, February 24th at 11:59 PM. Please send videos to schs.dsu@gmail.com (preferably a Google Drive or YouTube link). Make sure to include your act name.

 

Singing acts should be 1 minute minimum; dancing acts should be 2 minutes minimum.

 

We are so excited to host an amazing show and can't wait to see you all soon! Please fill out this interest form BY THIS SATURDAY to let us know that you want to perform in our show!
 

-Desi Student Union Officers
 

Posted by: ZUBAIR LAKHIA Published:2/15/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


ATTENTION SENIORS!!!! ARE YOU GOING TO COLLEGE?

Hey Raiders! Yearbook wants to know about how you want to further your education and what your plans are for your future. Fill out this survey to your best knowledge for a chance to be featured in the yearbook!

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Posted by: MARCUS TORRES Published:2/14/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


ATTENTION ALL CHEFS!

If you like to cook and want to possibly be featured in the Yearbook, then fill out this form!

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Posted by: CATHLEEN NGUYEN Published:2/13/18
Audience: Care Club, Japanese National Honor Society, Twisted Stitches Club, Homepage, Homepage and Anime Club


Math Contest - Competitors Needed!

SCVMA Math Field Day is on March 24th at West Valley College.  The Math Club is looking for competitors to compete in course level contests.  We need students from Math 1 to Calculus. Complete the form for more information.  

 

Informational Meeting this Friday, 2/16 during Lunch. 

Posted by: Mrs. Barrett Published:2/13/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


Morning Announcement Deadline Change: Week of Feb 26

For the week of February 26, any and all morning announcement requests will be due Sunday, February 25, 1pm. This is only for the week of February 26.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:2/11/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Student travel opportunity! Paris, Nice, and Barcelona June of 2019 Informational Meeting Tuesday February 13, 2018 at Lunch in D4

Hello Students! Would you like to travel overseas in 2019. Come to an informational meeting on Tuesday February 13, 2018 at lunch in D-4. 


 

Posted by: Lydia Martinez Published:2/11/18
Audience: P-DANCE PERF Site, P-DANCE SURVEY 2 Site, Silver Creek World Travelers, P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Period 3, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 2, Homepage, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 4, P-THTR DANCE 2 Site, Students, Lydia Martinez, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Site, P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Site, P-FRENCH 1 Site, P-FRENCH 2 Period 1, STUDENT AIDE Site, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, P-THTR DANCE 1-2 Site, All Grades, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 5 and Homepage


SUBMIT AND CHECK YOUR SENIOR QUOTES HERE

*UPDATED SPREADSHEET* (One person had their privilege revoked because they crossed the line so please keep this in mind when you are submitting your quote)

 

Hey seniors! Senior quotes are due Feb. 10th AT MIDNIGHT! One of the links provided is the spreadsheet of all the quotes that have been submitted so far. Please check to see whether or not your quote is acceptable. I will be updating each day around evening or so. The ones highlighted red are not accepted and the ones in orange are maybes. If you have any questions, please feel free to dm me on facebook @Tiffany Chen or loopmail~

Posted by: TIFFANY CHEN Published:2/8/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Valen-Slime! Pre-order your Valentine themed slime now :)

Valentine's Day is coming up. Treat your significant other or yourself with some Valen-slime! *finger guns* The C.A.T Project is selling Valentine themed slimes for your significant other or yourself! Preorder now! tinyurl.com/valenslime

 

Pricing:
$3 for 1 container of slime
$5 for 2 containers of slime

 

PRICES GO UP ON SATURDAY 2/10/18 AFTER 3PM
$4 for 1 container of slime
$7 for 2 containers of slime

 

PRICES GO UP ON MONDAY 2/12/18 AFTER 3PM
$5 for 1 container of slime
$8 for 2 containers of slime

 

PRICES ON WEDNESDAY, VALENTINE'S DAY, 2/14/18
ALL SLIME $5
LAST MINUTE DELIVERY +$2

 

Questions? Email us at: schsthecatproject@gmail.com

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Posted by: KATIE LIM Published:2/8/18
Audience: Pokemon Go Green, Adventure Club, Key Club members, Leo, The C.A.T. (Creating Art Together) Project, Homepage and Homepage


New Seasons Market - Bag-it-Forward Support for SCHS PTSA
New Seasons Market to support Silver Creek High School PTSA through 
Bag-it-Forward initiative
 
The local grocery store New Seasons Market is helping raise funds for SCHS PTSA through its Bag-it-Forward initiative. Every time you shop at New Seasons and bring your own bag for your groceries, New Seasons will donate 5 cents for every bag towards SCHS PTSA.
 
So please bring your own grocery bags and help make a difference at the High School in your neighborhood.
Every penny counts when you are supporting SCHS!
 
Bag-it-Forward initiative will go from January 31, 2018 to July 31st 2018.
 
Silver Creek High School PTSA THANKS New Seasons Market, Canyon Creek Plaza, for their continued support of our High School!
Posted by: Linda Ha Published:2/8/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades, Linda Ha and Homepage


Politics have been a storm this year and Yearbook wants to know your opinion!

Fill out this form to have a chance at being in yearbook!

 

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Posted by: KAYANNA PHAM Published:2/6/18
Audience: Interact Club, Care Club, Homepage, Homepage and H-Squared


February Link Crew Social

Hey Freshmen!

 

Link Crew is hosting a Valentine’s Day social on Thursday, February 15th in Raider Hall during Lunch. We’ll be playing a rendition of Headbandz and themed buttons will be given out, first come first serve! Hope to see you and your friends there!

Posted by: JASMIN LU Published:2/6/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Silver Creek Dance Company's Weekly Thursday at Three Workshops!!

Silver Creek Dance Company invites YOU to another dance workshop this THURSDAY from 3-5 pm in room X-3! It's completely FREE! This week's guest artist, Ben Madeo (@benyoncee) from the local competition team Syndikidz, will be teaching an urban hip-hop piece. Be sure to come by! 

 

Our team utilizes our resources to bring fantastic guest choreographers to Silver Creek every Thursday from 3 to 5 pm. We provide a series of dance workshops of ALL genres dedicated to students (from any high school) with different levels of experience. Be sure to take advantage of this golden opportunity and bring your friends!

 

To keep up with our upcoming events, follow us @scdc_workshops on Instagram. If you have any questions, contact Lauren Kim @laurenkimchee on IG/FB. 

 

If you're interested in helping to expand the dance community at Silver Creek, apply here for our planning committee by Feb 10th: https://goo.gl/forms/lSjn8WlLIqro0fz32 

Posted by: LAUREN KIM Published:2/5/18
Audience: Animal Allies, Desi Student Union, Interact Club, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Homepage, Acts of Random Kindness Club, Kiva Club, UNICEF Club, Club Everytown '17, MAKE A WISH, Adventure Club, Key Club members, Homepage and Red Cross Club


LOVE IS...: DANCE BENEFIT SHOW (2/15) & AUDITIONS ♡ *UPDATE!

Jazz Dance is hosting a Valentine's benefit show on Thursday, February 15th! More details shown on flyer below!

 

Tickets will be sold from Wednesday, February 7th to Thursday, February 15th for $5. Get your tickets at the ticket booth or room I-1, or purchase at the door for $7!

 

If you are interested in performing, we are hosting an audition. Please prepare a 1-3 minute performance. Auditions will be held on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH AT LUNCH in room I-1.

Hope to see you there! ♡

 

UPDATE

DANCING, SINGING, AND BAND ACTS ARE WELCOME. SOLOS, DUETS, GROUP, ETC!

 

Due to the unexpected amount of interest in performing, we will be holding another audition on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH AT LUNCH in room I-1. Thank you for your support!

 


 

Posted by: KATHLEEN NGUYEN Published:2/5/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


LSU Noche de Gala dance

Latino Student Union presents Noche de Gala! Get ready to look good and dance your feet off on February 16 at Raider Hall! Don't miss out! Tickets are ONLY 5$ from 2/5-2/9! You may purchase your tickets at parent center or B-3!!

 

 

Posted by: LIZETH HIDALGO Published:2/4/18
Audience: LSU, Sikh Honor and Service Society (SHSS), Education For Girls Club, Innvision, Homepage, Latino Student Union (LSU), SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Homepage and Red Cross Club


GSC is selling Valentine's Succulents

Want something cute and not too flashy for Valentine's day? Or maybe you're just in the mood for an adorable succulent? You got it!

 

Green Society is selling succulents for $4! PLUS, you can customize a cute little message on the card if you preorder!! No message in mind? That's fine too, you'll still get a lil custom note! 

 

Just go to bit.ly/GSCvalentine (case sensitive) to preorder now! Preorders close Feb. 10th at 11:59PM and succulent pickups will start Feb 12th! Pay to any Green Society officer before or during the week of pickups!

 

 

GSC Officers:

Dana Lee ('19)

Desiree Khoo ('19)

Cathy Wang ('19)

Trisha Nguyen ('19)

Jenny Hunyh ('19)

Delaine Dao ('20)

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Posted by: TRISHA NGUYEN Published:2/4/18
Audience: Green Society, Homepage and Homepage


Senior Prom 2018: The Journey Begins

Senior Prom 2018

The Journey Begins

Gilroy Gardens

Gilroy, CA

Saturday

April 28, 2018, 6:00pm-11:00pm

 

  • You will need the following to purchase your prom bid:
    • Your Student ID Card
    • Completed Field Trip Authorization & Release Form (a PDF of the form is attached to this news item) – for you & your guest
    • Your guest’s ID number -OR- Completed Guest Pass Form (a PDF of the form is attached to this news item)
    • Payment (make checks payable to SCHS; write your name & ID number on the check)

 

  • Bid Sales will begin Wednesday, March 14 in I-2.
    • Make sure you have you have everything listed above
    • There are NO REFUNDS, EXCHANGES, OR TRANSFERS
    • Bid includes: transportation to and from Gilroy Gardens, dinner, beverages, photo booth & flip book ticket, selected rides & games, and dancing with DJ Christeezy

 

  • Bid Sales Schedule (lunch & after 6th period until 3:15pm):
    • March 14-15: $105/person, $210/couple
    • March 21-22: $115/person, $230/couple
    • March 28-29: $125/person, $250/couple
    • April 11-12: $135/person, $270/couple

 

  • Other important Senior Prom Information
    • Prom bids are non-refundable and non-transferable.
    • All guests must travel to and from Gilroy Gardens via charter bus.
    • Prom Check-in will begin at 3:00pm until 4:15pm at SCHS Gym. If you miss check-in, you miss the prom.
    • You (and your guest) must present photo ID at Prom Check-in.
    • Only guests whose names are listed on the guest list will be permitted entry to the prom.
    • There are no ins-and-outs at Prom.
    • As this is a formal event, formal attire is required.
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:2/4/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


ATTENTION ALL GIRLS 16-18! Field Trip Opportunity!!

On Wednesday, March 7 (8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) girls ages 16-18 are invited to Cisco Systems for a field trip. In order to respond to Cisco, we need to get a count of the number of students interested in attending and parent permission. Official permission slips will go home to interested students. There is a cap on the number of students allowed to attend (30).

The day's agenda includes breakfast and lunch, Women of Impact Keynote Speakers, a Cybersecurity activity, an Internet of Things activity, Speed Mentoring, and a Cisco site tour.

Posted by: Imani Butler Published:1/31/18
Audience: Homepage, Homepage and Bits & Bytes Club


Yearbook 2018-2019 Informational meeting 2/1 at lunch in B2

Come to B2 at lunch Thursday, February 1st to learn more about yearbook!

Posted by: Ms. King Published:1/31/18
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Homepage and Homepage


JOIN BOYS TENNIS!

Hey Raiders!

 

Interested in playing tennis? Join the boys tennis team! 

Practice is Monday - Thursday at the tennis courts at 3 pm. 

 

Little prior skill is required - all are welcome. Just turn in your athletic packet to Mr. Niazmand and your emergency card to Mr. Aryan in U16. 

 

Have fun playing the superior racket sport!

Posted by: RISHIKESH ARMSTRONG Published:1/31/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


THE BLOOD DRIVE IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER!!

Did you know that YOU can save a life? 


If you are currently 16 years old or older and interested in donating blood, YOU can save a life by signing up to donate blood for the upcoming blood drive!

 

Sign-ups begin Wednesday, January 31st and will end on Thursday, February 8th during lunch in front of I-2! The Blood Drive itself will take place on Friday, February 9th throughout the day in Raider Hall. 

 

If you have any concerns, please feel free to stop by our table during lunch in front of I-2. We would be glad to answer all of your questions.

 

Make sure to sign up, and remember that you are always somebody’s type!

Posted by: VIVIAN PHAM Published:1/30/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Science School Counselors Needed!!

Dove Hill is looking for Silver Creek students to serve as Science School Counselors for their 5th grade students.

 

They will be holding interviews on Tuesday, February 6 at 3:15pm in Room 23 at Dove Hill Elementary School.

 

Questions? Contact Mr. Cobillas at mcobillas@eesd.org

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:1/30/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


11 Reasons Why You Should Join the Award Winning Yearbook Staff 2018-2019!

Why you should join yearbook:

 

  1. Meet new people

  2. Be a part of Silver Creek’s 49 year history

  3. Work with professional DLSR photography equipment

  4. Learn photography composition, shooting in manual, and photo editing

  5. Learn Adobe InDesign and Photoshop software--a graphic design industry standard

  6. Create a marketing campaign and manage a $30,000 budget

  7. Learn print layout design concepts

  8. Coordinate events including a yearbook distribution party

  9. Learn how to write journalistic copy

  10. Build your personal or academic art portfolio

  11. Win awards--The Galleon competes multiple competitions

Come to an informational meeting at lunch Thursday, Feb. 1st

Interested? Fill out the attached Google Form.

Attachments:
Posted by: Ms. King Published:1/26/18
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Homepage and Homepage


YouTube in yearbook???

Are you a YouTuber and want to be featured in the yearbook? Be sure to answer the following questions below.

 

Attachments:
Posted by: KHAILA ALUPAY Published:1/25/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


NAT Four by Four Mathematics Competition

Are YOU interested in putting your math skills to the test?

 

If so, you should participate in the 4x4 Contest coming up soon!

 

This is a single test consisting of ten rounds of four problems each, each round to be taken in three minutes by a team of four students. Each round will contain both easy and difficult questions and cover a variety of topics.

 

Do not hesitate to sign up. Participation is free! 

 

Date: Thursday, February 1

Time: 3-4 PM

Location: TBD (L11?) 

 

 

Posted by: SAKETH MALYALA Published:1/25/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Looking for a fun class next year?

Top 10 reasons to join journalism!

1. Express yourself! You have opinions about things...

    the Review is the place to get your ideas out there!

2. Show off your photography skills.

3. Draw your own conclusions--are you a cartoonist? 

    See your drawing in the paper.

4. Influence others: write reviews of new movies, cds, 

    TV shows, games, etc.

5. See your name in print

6. Write for a reason

7. Wear a cool Press Badge

8. Learn how to ask questions that people want to answer

9. Design and maintain the Raider Review website

10. Page design/ Print media is a growing area for jobs...

     learn how to design a page that people want to read!

Interested? See Ms. Weck in C-8 and add journalism to your course request.

Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:1/24/18
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Homepage and Parents


Have you bought your Yearbook? Discounted price of $70 until Fri. Feb. 2nd

Raiders,

 

The current yearbook price is discounted at $70. 

Don't wait--purchase now.

 

Purchase your yearbook at the school bank or online at yearbookforever.com.

 

 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:1/24/18
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades, Homepage and Homepage


Money Masters Investment Competition! ($100 PRIZE)

Think you got what it takes to be a master of the stock market? Then be sure to join our first ever Money Masters Club Investment Competition 2018, which is already underway! In this contest, select several companies to invest in and see who emerges victorious with the most stock. Below is attached the link to the competition and the Facebook Club page.

There will be a prize purse money of UP TO $100, so the stakes are high!

Good luck to all!

 

Competition Link: https://www.marketwatch.com/game/money-masters-stock-market-competition

 

Facebook Page Link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/MoneyMastersClub/

 

For any inquiries, please consult the Money Masters Officers: 

Rishi Armstrong

Mariel Ng

Justin Nguyen

Dean Jones

Philip Kabranov

Posted by: JUSTIN NGUYEN Published:1/23/18
Audience: Homepage, Money Masters and Homepage


SCHS Gender Sexuality Alliance officers

SCHS GSA is looking for any students who are passionate and motivated to step up to be officers for the next year. The positions that are open are Secretary, Treasurer, and spirit leader! If you are interested, the google form link will be available below

 

 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: ANDREA ORTA Published:1/22/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


SENIOR QUOTES

Hey seniors! Still haven't submitted your senior quote? Fill out the form linked below~

**Please read all instructions to ensure your quote makes it in! You can resubmit as many times as you want, and we will use the most recent quote you submit**

Don't forget to share with your friends!!

Attachments:
Posted by: TIFFANY CHEN Published:1/21/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


CLASS OF 2019: Do you drive? Want to be featured in the Yearbook?

We are looking for juniors that are licensed drivers to be photographed with their car for the cover of the c/o 2019 section in the yearbook. Fill this form out if you are interested in being selected: https://goo.gl/forms/jqA8Wp0xe5Z3375k1

Posted by: ELIZABETH HUANG Published:1/21/18
Audience: HUGS, Pokemon Go Green, Japanese National Honor Society, 2017 Summer Japan Trip, Adventure Club, Volleyball Club, Key Club members, The C.A.T. (Creating Art Together) Project, Homepage and Homepage


Seniors: Want your most valuable memories to be featured in the yearbook?

Hey seniors!

If you want valuable memories of your high school years to be featured in the yearbook, then send in your photos! It can be group photos of you and your friends, but it should be related to Creek!

Fill out the form below to submit your photos:

https://goo.gl/forms/qMSGAqiv7LQ17Lpn1

Posted by: TIEN LY Published:1/19/18
Audience: Green Society, MESA, Interact Club, Japanese National Honor Society, Key Club members, Homepage and Homepage


Reminder: PSAT Results Night - Tuesday, January 23 at 6pm

PSAT Results Night

for students that took the PSAT in October

 

Attention 9th, 10th and 11th Grade Students:

If you took the PSAT in October, you will have the opportunity to pick up your PSAT Score Report at our PSAT Results Night. We will also have a representative from Revolution Prep to present on how to interpret/understand your results. All students, parents, and guardians are welcome!

 

When: Tuesday, January 23rd

 

Where: Raider Hall

 

Time: 6:00-7:00pm

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/19/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


RENAISSANCE APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

Renaissance applications are NOW available in I-2! 

 

After picking up the application form, make sure to fill it out and turn it into the SCHOOL BANK with $5 no later than 3:00 PM on Thursday, February 1st. 

 

Applications are open NOW until Thursday, February 1st.

The Renaissance luncheon will take place on Thursday, February 15th in I-2. 

 

**RENAISSANCE SENIOR SCHOLARS: In order to qualify for a cord for graduation, you are REQUIRED to become a Renaissance scholar at least 3 times in the past years that you have attended Silver Creek High School.

 

Make sure to sign up, Raiders!

Posted by: VIVIAN PHAM Published:1/19/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


ACCEL Middle College

ACCEL Middle College at Evergreen Valley College is a cooperative program between
ESUHSD and EVC. ACCEL juniors and seniors simultaneously enroll in college courses
during the morning and high school classes in the afternoon. Students receive high
school and college credit which enables them to complete their high school education
while experiencing college early. All classes, including high school courses, are held
on the Evergreen Valley College Campus.

 

If you are interested, ESUHSD Accel Middle College Program is holding its ONLY information night February 15th at Evergreen Valley Colleg  Gullo II conference room 6:30-7:30pm. This is a mandatory meeting for current Sophomores and Juniors (and their parents) who are interested in attending upcoming Fall 2018.

 

SEE ATTACHED FLYER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/19/18
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Staff, Principals, Grade 10, Assistant Principals, Grade 11, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates and Homepage


Beautification Sunday January 21st

Need Community Service hours????
Want to make the Silver Creek campus more beautiful??
Join us! It's fun!

 

Volunteers needed!


Join us Sunday January 21st 8am -12pm for the 3rd PTSA Beautification Day of this school year! Our plan is to remove weeds on campus, beautify some areas of the campus, and work on the Rose garden area. All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors…

 

Our Beautification day will take place "Rain or Shine."

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do - so please bring:

• Gloves
• Hand tools
• Brooms-We need lots!
• Shovels-We need lots!
• Wheelbarrows
• Rakes


(Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8 am before starting any work at the Administration Parking lot. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign. If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work.

 

Need more hours?? Sign up for set-up at 7-8 am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7 am. You can also help clean up from 12 pm-1 pm.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate. This will help us plan the event.

Thanks!


Usha Kalahasti

PTSA Beautification Chairman

Posted by: Linda Ha Published:1/19/18
Audience: Homepage, Linda Ha and Homepage


Forensics Society Yearbook Picture!!!

Hello fellow investigators! Please swing by to our yearbook photo shoot right after school at the U Quad next week on Friday, January 26!  ;)

Posted by: KAYLA LAM Published:1/19/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


PHILOSPHY!: YES WE HAVE THAT CLASS AT SILVER CREEK!

Hello Juniors, Sophomores, Sophomores and Freshmen. As electives are being chosen and whatnot, I ask for you to consider taking a look at joining Philosophy!

 

It's a really fun class filled with reading, discussing, and expanding on philosophical ideas of the past and applying them to our lives today. I took the class this year and it's been nothing short awesome. Also, many schools don't have a Philosophy class, so take advantage of the wonderful program and sign up!

For questions, just come to C-7 to talk with Mr. Dyer, he'll be happy to answer any of your questions.

Posted by: ERIC NGUYEN Published:1/18/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY INFO MEETINGS: TUES,WED 1/23-24 @ 12:30 IN ROOM E-10 OR SEE MR. HENNINGER IN E-10 FOR MORE INFORMATION

AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

INFO MEETINGS:

TUES,WED 1/23-24

@ 12:30 IN ROOM E-10

OR SEE MR. HENNINGER IN E-10 FOR MORE INFORMATION

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:1/18/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


Club Meeting Announcement Request

Club Officers! Please complete the Google Form to request your club meeting announcements for Spring Semester. A link to the form is attached to this news item. If your club does not have any changes to what you submitted last semester, then you do not need to complete this form. The deadline to complete the form is Thursday, February 1.

 

Questions? Email Mrs. Seal or see her in room I-2.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:1/18/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


LSU COZY DRIVE JAN16-FEB1

Have any of you ever noticed how many homeless people there are? Don’t you ever wonder how they survive throughout the cold weather? WE DO!! Latino Student Union is happy to announce that we will be having a COZY DRIVE where students, teachers, and families can come into the parent center and donate their new, gently used blankets, jackets, gloves, socks, beanies, scarves, etc. to help the less fortunate! Tomorrow is the first day we will be collecting any items! Remember something that may not be of good use to you, can make all the difference for them so anything helps!! Thank you familia❤️

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Posted by: LIZETH HIDALGO Published:1/16/18
Audience: LSU, Sikh Honor and Service Society (SHSS), Education For Girls Club, Innvision, Homepage, Latino Student Union (LSU), SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Homepage and Red Cross Club


Beauty Trends

Answer these short questions for a chance to be in the yearbook. :) Once done with the survey please contact me or Alicia Morales.

 

Arianna Lacdan: Lacdanarianna@gmail.com

 

Alicia Morales: Aliciasmorales38@gmail.com 

Posted by: ARIANNA LACDAN Published:1/16/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh Việt Nam tháng 1, năm 2018

Kính thưa quý phụ huynh,

 

Xin mời quý vị tham dự buổi họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh Việt Nam vào Thứ Năm, ngày 18 tháng 1, năm 2018, vào lúc 6:00 chiều tại Thư Viện trường Silver Creek. Đề tài cho buổi họp này gồm có: Tóm Tắt Học Kỳ I và Vấn Nạn và Sự An Toàn của Thông Tin Xã Hội. Quý vị cũng sẽ có cơ hội để đưa ra ý kiến đóng góp cũng như nêu lên những thắc mắc quý vị có. Xin quý vị đến sớm để dùng bữa tối và đàm thoại trước buổi họp

 

Xin lưu ý buổi họp tháng này vào Thứ Năm, chứ không phải Thứ Tư như thường lệ. 

 

Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vi. 

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:1/16/18
Audience: Homepage, Homepage and Parents


PSAT Results Night - Tuesday, January 23rd

PSAT Results Night

for students that took the PSAT in October

 

Attention 9th, 10th and 11th Grade Students:

If you took the PSAT in October, you will have the opportunity to pick up your PSAT Score Report at our PSAT Results Night. We will also have a representative from Revolution Prep to help you understand how to read your results. All students, parents, and guardians are welcome!

 

When: Tuesday, January 23rd

 

Where: Raider Hall

 

Time: 6:00-7:00pm

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/16/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


JNHS Shirts Pickup!

The JNHS T-shirts have finally been shipped!

 

Please come to the Japanese room (D-1) at Lunch on either Wednesday or Friday this week in order to pick up your T-shirt!

 

We do have about 10 extras that will be sold for 15 dollars each, so contact an officer if you would like to buy one!

Posted by: NHI TRUONG Published:1/16/18
Audience: Japanese National Honor Society, Homepage and Homepage


Beautification Sunday January 21st

                            Need Community Service hours????

Want to make the Silver Creek campus more beautiful??
Join us! It's fun!


Join us Sunday January 21st 8am -12pm for the 3rd PTSA Beautification Day of this school year! Our plan is to remove weeds on campus, beautify some areas of the campus, and work on the Rose garden area. All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors…

 

Our Beautification day will take place "Rain or Shine."

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do - so please bring:

• Gloves
• Hand tools
• Brooms-We need lots!
• Shovels-We need lots!
• Wheelbarrows
• Rakes


(Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8 am before starting any work at the Administration Parking lot. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign. If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work.

 

Need more hours?? Sign up for set-up at 7-8 am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7 am. You can also help clean up from 12 pm-1 pm.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate. This will help us plan the event.

Thanks!


Usha Kalahasti

PTSA Beautification Chairman

Attachments:
Posted by: Linda Ha Published:1/16/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades, Linda Ha and Homepage


JUNIOR PROM INFO!

Junior Prom 2018 Adventure is Out There!

The Fairmont Hotel 170 S Market St., San Jose, CA

Saturday March 24, 2018, 7:00pm-11:00pm

 

  • You will need the following to purchase your prom bid:
    • Your Student ID Card
    • Your guest’s ID number -OR- Completed Guest Pass Form (a PDF of the form is attached to this news item)
    • Payment (make checks payable to SCHS; write your name & ID number on the check)

 

 

  • Bid Sales will begin Tuesday, January 23 in I-2:
    • Make sure you have you have everything listed above
    • There are NO REFUNDS, EXCHANGES, OR TRANSFERS
    • Bid includes: appetizers, beverages, photo booth & flip book ticket (note: dinner is not provided)

 

 

  • Bid Sales Schedule (lunch & after school in I-2):
    • January 23 – January 26: $85
    • January 29 – February 1: $90
    • February 6 – February 8: $95
    • LAST CHANCE – February 13: $100

 

 

  • Other important Junior Prom Information
    • Prom Check-In (at the venue) opens at 6:30pm and closes promptly at 9:00pm.
    • Prom Bids are non-refundable and non-transferable.
    • You (and your guest) must present photo ID at Prom Check-In at the venue.
    • Only the guests whose names are listed on the guest list will be permitted entry to the prom.
    • There are no ins-and-outs at Prom. Guests may leave no sooner than 10:30pm, unless to a parent/guardian.
    • As this is a formal event, formal attire is required.
Attachments:
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:1/15/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Spring Parking Permits

Applications for Spring Parking Permits will be accepted beginning Tuesday, January 23 at break in room I-2.

  • You must provide a copy of your Driver's License, Proof of Insurance, and Proof of Registration at time of application.
  • We are unable to make copies for you.
  • We have a limited number of permits to be issued. They will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • You may pick up an application in I-2 or you may download one from this news item.
  • All Fall Semester Parking Permits will expire January 31, 2018.
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:1/15/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


SAT Prep Class - Sign up with Ms. Cabalar!

Juniors: SAT PREP CLASS will start the week of February 5th. This after-school, 4-week session is free and intended to help prepare students for the SAT Test. Sign ups are on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Please see Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office to sign up. Deadline to sign up is January 31st.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/12/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


AP Night is coming SOON!!!

Dear Parents and Students,

Estimados Padres y Estudiantes,

Kính chào quý phụ huynh, 

 

AP NIGHT is upon us very soon. Please set aside some time to attend and get information regarding the AP Class Sign Up Process and be the first to receive the AP Contract for Priority registration. Parents and Students are welcomed. The details for AP Night is as followed: 

 

Nuestra noche informativa de AP clases (Clases avanzadas de nivel colegio) pronto se aproxima. Por favor, planee asistir y obtener información sobre el proceso de registro de clase AP y sea el primero en recibir el contrato de AP con prioridad de registro. Padres y Estudiantes son bienvenidos. Los detalles para AP noche de información son los siguientes.

 

Xin mời quý phụ huynh tham dự AP Night (Đêm về Lớp AP) để biết thêm chi tiết về các lớp AP (Lớp Trình Độ Đại Học) và quá trình đang ký vào những lớp này như thế nào. Những học sinh có mặt sẽ được nhận Hợp Đồng đang ký lớp và được ưu tiên nộp đơn. Chi tiết của buổi họp này được kèm theo sau đây: 

 

Date / Fecha / Ngày:                     Tuesday - January 16th, 2018

Time / Horario / Giờ:                      7:00 pm

Location / Locacion / Địa điểm:     Raider Hall

 

We hope to see you there. 

Esperamos Verlos.

Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vị.

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:1/12/18
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades, Homepage and Homepage


LINK CREW BACK TO SCHOOL SOCIAL

Hey Freshmen! 

You are all invited to Link Crew's back to school social on Wednesday, January 17th in Raider Hall during lunch. This will be an informative social where we will be answering all your questions regarding the second semester of your freshman year. We will be playing games and winners will be receiving prizes!

 

Posted by: CHRISTINA NGUYEN Published:1/12/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


CSF Spring 2018 Application

The California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is now accepting applications for the Spring 2018 semester.

Join the oldest scholarship organization in the state.

Our focus is academic achievement and community service and we hope to have you join us!

 

Students simply need to fill out the application and turn in a copy of their Fall 2017 report card.  Any current teacher can print one of these out for you once grades are finalized.

A copy of the report card should turned into Mr. Taylor's room E-8

Applications are due Friday January 26th

 

CSF Application Spring 2018

Posted by: Steve Taylor Published:1/12/18
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


Magnet Program Offerings

Are you an incoming freshman who is interested in learning about Magnet programs ESUHSD offers?

 

Magnet Program Information

http://www.esuhsd.org/Students--Parents/Instruction/Career-Services-Old/Magnet-Program/index.html

 

Magnet Night

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Independence High School Large Gymnasium

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

 

Magnet Application Deadline

Friday, February 9, 2018  by 4 pm

 

Lottery

Monday, February 26, 2018

ESUHSD Lounge

830 N. Capitol Avenue, San Jose

3:00 pm

 

Please contact Phuong Nguyen (408)347-5244 with any questions.

Posted by: Sys Admin Published:1/11/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


ARE YOU AN UPPERCLASSMAN? SIGN UP FOR ASSASSIN!

Greetings, Raiders!
It’s been a while, and I think it’s about time that we had another round of assassin. I’m sure many of you have heard of it (if not, there’s information in the form posted at the link below). Sign ups end on Saturday, January 13th, midnight. The game will begin on Tuesday, January 16th. Good luck, and may the best win!

 

>>> Sign up at bit.ly/scassassin18

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Posted by: DHANVEE IVATURI Published:1/11/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


What's your favorite beauty trend?

Do you have a favorite beauty trend? Want to have a chance to be featured in the yearbook? Come into B2 and get interviewed. Beauty can be either makeup, fashion or even hairstyles. 

Posted by: ARIANNA LACDAN Published:1/11/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


GERMAN LANGUAGE 1 OFFERED FALL 2018

Herr C / Señor C is offering a German language course for fall 2018. Consider signing up! This is an ELECTIVE on your course request form, which you will complete with your counselor in January.

 

Posted by: Anthony Cardott Published:1/11/18
Audience: All Grades, Homepage and Homepage


Do you thrift shop? Want to be featured in the yearbook?

We are looking for thrift-shoppers with a unique fashion style to feature in the yearbook!  Please fill out the survey in the link below.

tinyurl.com/thriftyearbook

Posted by: ELIZABETH HUANG Published:1/10/18
Audience: HUGS, Pokemon Go Green, Japanese National Honor Society, 2017 Summer Japan Trip, Adventure Club, Volleyball Club, Key Club members, The C.A.T. (Creating Art Together) Project, Homepage and Homepage


FILL OUT THIS FORM

Hey Raiders! Are you a Youtuber? Would you like to be featured in the yearbook? Take this survey to possibly be featured in the yearbook!  

Attachments:
Posted by: JASMINE SAINI Published:1/10/18
Audience: Interact Club, Homepage and Homepage


AMC 10/12 A/B signup

The American Mathematics Competitions are the largest national competitions running since 1951. This year, the competition dates will be AMC 10/12 A on Wednesday, February 7 and AMC 10/12 B Thursday, February 15. 

 

Signups will take place in the form below and close Monday, January 15 at 11:59 PM. 

 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TUu9VJeiJXWJA9l2GSJyZaKwCTWUcdu8pxOhHf_wTDE/edit

Attachments:
Posted by: SAKETH MALYALA Published:1/9/18
Audience: Homepage, Homepage and Math Club


Star in Yearbook!

Do you have story to tell? Fill out the Google Form to be possibly featured in the yearbook!

Attachments:
Posted by: JIOVANNI PHAM Published:1/9/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


YEARBOOK: CLUB PHOTOS

Hi! If you haven't filled out the form for your club photo, you can use the link below. You have until 11:59 p.m. today (1-8-18) to submit.

 

https://goo.gl/forms/d5W3k9KamqENk1Da2

 

Posted by: TIFFANY CHEN Published:1/8/18
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Natural Disasters Survey

Hey Raiders! Were you or any of your loved ones affected by the wildfires in Napa, hurricanes Harvey and Irma, or the earthquakes in Mexico? Do you know anybody who was affected? Fill out this survey to share your story, and possibly be featured in the yearbook!

Posted by: CATHLEEN NGUYEN Published:1/4/18
Audience: Care Club, Japanese National Honor Society, Twisted Stitches Club, Homepage, Homepage and Anime Club


PE INEQUALITY

We believe that the physical education department is unfair to all the students that participate. This is because some kids are not capable of doing some of the assessments in PE. For example, to get a 100% on the mile run, kids have to run it in eight minutes or under.  There are obviously kids who can do these assessments, however, some kids will give their best try and still not be able to an A.
 

Attachments:
Posted by: ARNAV AHLUWALIA Published:12/22/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


PE INEQUALITY

This is a survey about the inequality in PE

 

Attachments:
Posted by: ARNAV AHLUWALIA Published:12/19/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


$1,000 ASPIRING NURSE SCHOLARSHIP

Students interested in pursuing a major in the healthcare field are invited to apply for the Aspiring Nurse Scholarship.  Qualifying applicants must demonstrate Academic Excellence and have a passion for the nursing profession & the healthcare field. 

Students with interest in this $1,000 scholarship may visit the Nursing School Almanac at https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com.  To find the official application form, click on the banner on the right-hand side of the homepage.  The application deadline is midnight August 31, 2018.

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:12/13/17
Audience: Departments, ACADEMICS, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Grade 12, All Grades, Homepage, Homepage and Evelyn Sanchez


DANCE T-PUMPS FUNDRAISER ON FRIDAY 12/15 ACROSS THE BUS LOOP FOR $5
Posted by: SHYRA ALAM Published:12/12/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


COMPLETE THE FAFSA in COUNSELING OFFICE

Seniors!  Silver Creek Counselors are available to help you apply for Financial Aid Monday December 11th through Friday, December 15th.

YOU SHOULD COMPLETE THE FAFSA in order to:

     Qualify for Scholarships

     Qualify for Low Cost Loans

     Get Help to Pay for Books

     Receive a Parking Permit

     Qualify for the EVC and/or DeAnza Promise

 

To get started, click on othe attached power point.     

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:12/8/17
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Departments, ACADEMICS, Grade 12, Homepage and Evelyn Sanchez


ICC Meeting Thursday, December 7th

The last ICC meeting of the semester will be on Thursday, December 7th during lunch at 12:30 in I-2! It will be a quick meeting to discuss upcoming news about second semester!

 

This meeting will only include presidents. Presidents, if you cannot make it, please assign a designated representative! 

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:12/5/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Winter Dance Concert 2017! Dec 8, 2017 7PM and Dec 9, 2017 11AM, 3PM, and 7PM

Come support the Silver Creek High School Dance Program!

 


Pre-sale tickets $5

(Sold at Lunch in the Ticket booth outside Raider Hall) 

 

General admission $7 at the door (1 hour prior to show time)

Posted by: Lydia Martinez, Teacher, Silver Creek High School Published:12/5/17
Audience: P-DANCE SURVEY 2 Site, P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Period 3, Freshman Class of 2013, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 2, Teachers, Homepage, P-THTR DANCE 2 Site, Students, Parents, P-FRENCH 1 Site, P-FRENCH 2 Period 1, STUDENT AIDE Site, Teachers and Administrators, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades, P-DANCE PERF Site, Silver Creek World Travelers, Staff, Principals, Silver Creek High School Dance Program, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 4, Associates, Afterschool Professionals, Lydia Martinez, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Site, P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Site, P-THTR DANCE 1-2 Site, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 5 and Homepage


Choreo Club long and short sleeves still for sale!

Long sleeves are $20 and last years short sleeves are $15. We have a very limited supply for both, so if you're interested in purchasing one, please contact any Choreo Club officer :)

Posted by: AMARA SLEDD Published:12/4/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Latino Student Union: ENJOY A SHORT STACK FOR A TALL CAUSE!

 

ENJOY A SHORT STACK

FOR A TALL CAUSE :-)

You're invited to an Applebees flapjack fundraiser breakfast to support the Latino Student Union!!!

Tickets are only $5

WHEN:Saturday, December 9 8AM-10AM

WHERE:Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar

51 Curtner Ave.

San Jose CA 95125

(The Plant Shopping Center)

408-295-7150

Posted by: LIZETH HIDALGO Published:12/3/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Do you have a strong opinion on gender roles?

Does the topic of gender roles interest you? Are you interested in being in the yearbook? Yearbook is looking for students who are willing to share their opinion on this topic for a possible feature in the yearbook!

Attachments:
Posted by: MARCUS TORRES Published:12/1/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Sunday December 10th PTSA Beautification Day! Join us! It's fun! 8am-12pm

Need Community Service Hours??

Want to make Silver Creek more beautiful??

Join us! It's fun!

 

Join us Sunday December 10th 8am -12pm for the last PTSA Beautification Day this semester. Our plan is to weed and pick up up trash on campus.  All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors… 

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do so please bring: 
 
•    Gloves
•    Hand tools
•    Brooms-We need lots!
•    Shovels-We need lots!
•    Clippers
•    Rakes

 

        (Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8am at the Administrative Parking lot before starting any work. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign.  If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work.

 

Need more hours??  Sign up for set-up at 7-8am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7am. You can also help clean up from 12pm-1pm.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate.  This will help us plan the event. 
 
Thanks!  
Susan Williams

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:12/1/17
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


BOOKSTORE SURVEY

If you could please take your time and please take this survey, we would really appreciate it. (this is a fictional bookstore)

 

 

Posted by: ARNAV AHLUWALIA Published:12/1/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


SCHS Polynesian Hair Form: WINTERFEST MEMBERS ONLY

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FQ_aQCRCaHwWIpHBYTCeqHBlTp_KKY0jgJF24cHDWR8/edit?usp=sharing

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Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:11/28/17
Audience: NHS, Interact Club, Link Crew Leaders, Key Club members, Homepage, Homepage and Red Cross Club


Holiday Link Crew Social

Hey Freshmen (& other classmen)! 

 

Link Crew is hosting a holiday themed social on December 6th (12/6/17) in Raider Hall during Lunch! We'll be making holiday cards for hospitalized children to bring them festive cheer! All materials will be provided as well as FREE hot chocolate! Come on down to make new friends and celebrate the holidays!

Posted by: JASMIN LU Published:11/28/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


League of Legends Winter Tournament!
Posted by: DAVID BRODSKY Published:11/27/17
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


Congratulations to Yearbook Staff for Producing a CSPA Gold Medalist book!

Please congratulate the 2016-2017 yearbook staff for producing a Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Medalist yearbook.

 

Do not miss out on the most discounted yearbook price of the year. Buy your 2017-2018 yearbook now for $65 online at yearbookforever.com or at the school bank.

 


 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/26/17
Audience: Staff, Principals, Assistant Principals, Sys Admins, Teachers, Homepage, Associates, Students, Parents, Afterschool Professionals, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, All Grades and Homepage


SENIORS! Senior Apparel is here!

Class of 2018 Senior apparel is finally here! Order forms will be passed out to economics teachers on TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH. All order forms with full payment are due to class officers by DECEMBER 8TH in the location/time listed on the order form. More information about pricing and where to turn in money will be on the order forms. Feel free to message any senior class officer if you have any questions!

Posted by: DONYA ARABIAN Published:11/22/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, UNICEF Club, HUGS, Pokemon Go Green, Key Club members, Homepage and Homepage


Parents and Families of Seniors: Baby Ad Deadline Approaching--Dec. 6th

Parents and Families of Seniors,

 

The deadline for purchasing a Baby Ad for your grad is approaching.

 

Attached is the form.

 

Turn in the form and payment to the School Bank by December 6th.

Questions? Email Ms. King kinge@esuhsd.org

Attachments:
Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/20/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Seniors: Select your Yearbook Portrait by Dec. 6th

Seniors,

 

The deadline for selecting your Senior Portrait for the yearbook is December 6th.

 

You should have received a postcard in the mail with login information.

 

If you need help, come see Ms. King in B2. 

Select your own or Ms. King will pick the best picture for you.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/20/17
Audience: Parents, Grade 12 and Homepage


CREEK CONVERSATIONS: BREAKING BARRIERS! NOVEMBER 20TH AT 3:30!

National Honor Society (NHS) is hosting the first-ever Creek Conversations, a TED talk style event! This year, the theme is Breaking Barriers. Our speakers will be touching on a wide variety of topics, ranging from bullying to politics.

This is the first event of its kind at Silver Creek, so we would love your support. Come and broaden your mind by listening to the diverse stories and experiences of teachers and other students.

It will start at 3:30 p.m. in RAIDER HALL this MONDAY! 

Admission is FREE!

STUDENT SPEAKERS
Christian Zaia
Zahra Ali
Andrew Bykov
Thuytien Nguyen
Anna Sipraseuth
Carmen Esperano-Torres
Kristina Nguyen
Rutvik Gandhasri
Anthony Ngo
Yuvraj Gill

TEACHER SPEAKERS
Mr. Henninger
Mr. Seal
Ms. Wessels
Mr. Brodsky

 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: BRITNEY BLACK Published:11/18/17
Audience: Homepage


LAST CHANCE TO BUY JNHS T-SHIRTS

Last chance to buy this year's JNHS t-shirts is coming up soon!

Make sure to preorder through the form (below!) and pay $15 to the bank by TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST! Anyone can buy one of our kawaii shirts this year, designed specially by Christine Ngo!

LINK: bit.ly/2xWJ43l

Posted by: DESIREE KHOO Published:11/17/17
Audience: Japanese National Honor Society and Homepage


Start off Thanksgiving break at ARKxCAT Friendsgiving next Tuesday, November 21! Food, activities, performances, &more!


SCHS ARK (Acts of Random Kindness) and The C.A.T. Project (Creating Art Together) clubs are hosting a Friendsgiving potluck filled with fun activities to spread gratitude, performances, and a cute photo booth!

ADMISSION: Please bring food for the potluck or bring at least two cans of food for donation.

 

Facebook Event Page: http://tinyurl.com/ArkxCat


If you have any questions feel free to contact any SCHS ARK or CAT club officers or at schsthecatproject@gmail.com .

Posted by: ELIZABETH HUANG Published:11/15/17
Audience: 2017 Summer Japan Trip, Adventure Club, HUGS, Japanese National Honor Society, Key Club members, Pokemon Go Green, The C.A.T. (Creating Art Together) Project, Volleyball Club and Homepage


NANOWRIMO IN ROOM B2

Are you participating in NaNoWriMo this year? We'd like to invite you to join our social tomorrow, Thursday, November 16,  in Ms. King's room B-2, from 3-5 pm. 

Feel free to bring any snacks or drinks. Please bring your own laptop, or something to write with.

We look forward to seeing you tomorrow!

Posted by: CATHLEEN NGUYEN Published:11/15/17
Audience: Anime Club, Care Club, Japanese National Honor Society, Twisted Stitches Club and Homepage


WInterfest Auditions!

Hey Raiders! Winterfest is coming up! Are you interested in showing your talents at Silver Creek's Annual Talent Show? Prepare and record at least 1 minute of your performance! 

 

Submit your video audition to schsevents18@gmail.com.

Due by November 21

 

Good Luck!
 

Posted by: CHARLYNE GABATIN Published:11/14/17
Audience: Homepage


African-American Parent Meeting Tomorrow 11/15

Parents/Guardians: There will be an African-American Parent Meeting on Wednesday, November 15th (tomorrow) at 6pm in the Parent Center. 

 

We hope to see you tomorrow! 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:11/14/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Join Leadership! Two openings available!

Hey Raiders! Leadership has two openings on their Publicity commission for second semester. Stop by I-2 to see Mrs. Seal if you're skilled in Photoshop and would like to join our Leadership program. The deadline to apply is Thursday, November 30. 

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:11/13/17
Audience: Homepage


Choreo Club long sleeves for sale!

Support SCHS Choreo Club and buy a long sleeve! Pay by Thursday, November 16 and get the long sleeve for $15! Price will increase to $20 after Thursday. All payments are due at the school bank by Tuesday, November 21. To receive your shirt you must fill out the attached preorder form! If you have any questions please feel free to message any Choreo Club Officer :)

Attachments:
Posted by: AMARA SLEDD Published:11/12/17
Audience: Homepage


Dancers! Come out to auditions on Wednesday, November 15 to have a chance to perform at Unify!

Every year SCHS Choreo Club is invited to perform at Unify, a show hosted by Nor Cal Dance Arts at Montgomery Theater. Due to limited space, we can only take the best of the best. Auditions will be held in X3 from 3-5pm. Anyone can audition! If you have any questions please feel free to message any Choreo Club Officer.

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Posted by: AMARA SLEDD Published:11/12/17
Audience: Homepage


Drama Fall Production 2017

 

Hey Raiders,

 

Come out this week to see Drama’s Fall Production “Stay Gold”. Tickets will be sold at lunch Tuesday through Friday and at the door, $5 with ASB and $7 without. Our show dates and times are as follow. Hope to see you all there!

 

Thursday 11/16; 7PM

Friday 11/17; 7PM

Saturday 11/18; 2PM

Saturday 11/18; 7PM


 

Thank You,

 

Kind Regards,

 

Shivshankar Gowda

 

Drama Warriors Treasurer & Technical Director

Posted by: SHIVSHANKAR GOWDA Published:11/12/17
Audience: Homepage


Purchase your yearbook at the deepest discount of the year--$65--until November 30th.

To purchase, pay at the school bank or online at yearbookforever.com. 

 

Questions can be directed to Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org.

 


 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/9/17
Audience: Parents, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Come out to the X-Quad Monday 13-Thursday 16 for YearbooksGiving! Enjoy Games and Prizes!



 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/9/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY: ARKxCAT Friendsgiving 11/21/17

We are looking for any talented soloists, duos, or groups to perform at ARKxCAT's Friendsgiving potluck event on Tuesday, 11/21/17.  If you have any questions, feel free to email schsthecatproject@gmail.com .  Video pre-recordings of performances must be sent via email to schsthecatproject@gmail.com by Thursday, 11/16/17 @11:59 PM.

 

Performance Registration:

https://goo.gl/forms/gzEkqvlyQbCtJcD63

 

Event FB Page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/146724292615174/

Posted by: ELIZABETH HUANG Published:11/8/17
Audience: 2017 Summer Japan Trip, Adventure Club, HUGS, Japanese National Honor Society, Key Club members, Pokemon Go Green, The C.A.T. (Creating Art Together) Project, Volleyball Club and Homepage


$25,000 Scholarship Opportunity

High School Seniors are invited to participate in the Purpose Challenge essay contest.  Essays should be based on what you’ve learned from the Purpose Challenge toolkit.

 

Five winners will each receive $5,000, and one winner will receive a grand prize of $25,000, to help pay for college.

Just follow the essay-writing tips in the Purpose Challenge toolkit.

 

Once you complete the Purpose Challenge, you’ll be invited to submit your essay.

Entries are due by February 1, 2018.  For more information click on the link below.

Attachments:
Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:11/8/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


JNHS T SHIRTS FOR $15

Come support JNHS by buying our t-shirt for just $15! 

Please fill out the form and pay at the school bank by NOVEMBER 21, 2017 if you would like to order! 

Anyone can order so order now!

 

FORM:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScnQpelYhemnp_GEsv0f1BIA9cM-Plj9S31TPevxRZj-JBQrg/viewform

 

 

Posted by: NHI TRUONG Published:11/6/17
Audience: Japanese National Honor Society and Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh tháng 11, năm 2017

Kính thưa quý phụ huynh,

 

Xin kính mời quý phụ huynh tham dự buổi Họp Phụ Huynh Việt Nam vào Thứ Tư, ngày 8 tháng 11 năm 2017 vào lúc 6:00 giờ chiều tại Thư Viện trường Silver Creek High School.  Trong buổi họp này, chúng ta sẽ đề cập đến làm sao để tham gia vào việc học tập của con em mình một cách hữu hiệu hơn. Quý vị cũng sẽ có cơ hội để đặt câu hỏi, nêu lên những ưu tư và ý kiến đóng góp. Xin quý vị đến sớm để dùng bữa và đàm thoại với nhau trước buổi họp.

 

Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vị.

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:11/6/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


2017 JACK EMERY CANNED FOOD DRIVE

Hey Raiders! The Jack Emery Canned Food Drive has officially started! Let's give to those in need this holiday season by providing them with canned foods and nonperishables by donating in your fifth period class. This event runs until November 15, 2017.

 

1 Regular Sized Can is 1 point, and 2 instant noodle packs are 1 point. 

 

The 5th period class with most points will receive a hot chocolate party! 

 

TEACHERS, need a bin for cans or regular pick ups? Please email us schsco2019@gmail.com

 

Attached below is the flyer for the event. 

 

Posted by: RACHEL VAN Published:11/6/17
Audience: Homepage


SEEKING STUDENT SPEAKERS for Creek Conversations: Breaking Barriers

Silver Creek National Honor Society is presenting the first ever Creek Conversations: Breaking Barriers, and we're looking for Silver Creek students to share their stories.

 

We're looking for people to give a 5-10 minute talk (similar to the style of a TED talk) about a personal experience in which they have "broken barriers." This can include discovering something new, resisting a popular way of thought, or even overcoming an internal obstacle. We deliberately made the theme flexible, so it can be interpreted in many different ways!

 

The following link is for sign-ups and further information: tinyurl.com/CreekConversations

 

Auditions will take place November 8-9 and 13-15 at lunch. The actual event will take place on Monday, November 20, at 3:30 p.m. in Raider Hall.

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact any of the NHS officers.
President: Lan Duong
Vice President: Zayn Cochinwala
Co-Secretaries: Shreya Kapoor & Britney Black
Treasurer: Shyra Alam

 

You can also direct questions to our email: silvercreeknhs@gmail.com

Posted by: LAN DUONG Published:11/6/17
Audience: Homepage


Disneyland 3rd Deposit

Disneyland 3rd Deposit due: $150 

Posted by: JUDY MILNER Published:11/6/17
Audience: P-DANCE PERF Period 3, P-DANCE SURVEY 2 Period 2, P-DANCE SURVEY 2 Period 5, P-DANCE SURVEY 2 Period 7, P-JAZZ DANCE 1 Period 4 and Homepage


THE DE ANZA COLLEGE PROMISE

The De Anza College Promise

 

We’re excited to tell you about a new program, the De Anza College Promise, that will assist low-income students from local high schools who would like to enroll at De Anza starting fall 2018.

 

The promise is simple: Your first year of college is free if you qualify.

 

This program is designed to benefit students who need it the most. That means the lowest income students, including many who are undocumented and those who are aging out of the foster youth system.

 

Seniors graduating from area high schools can qualify if they are first-time college students entering De Anza with a Cal Grant in fall 2018.

 

The De Anza College Promise provides these benefits to participating students:

  • $500 toward the cost of books and course materials
  • Payment of all required fees for the first year (excluding those already covered by the Board of Governors fee waiver)
  • Membership in the Promise Learning Community

To qualify, students must apply for a Cal Grant no later than March 2. Undocumented students can qualify under the California Dream Act. You can find more information atwww.deanza.edu/outreach/de-anza-college-promise.

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:10/31/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


SJSU PREVIEW DAY NOV. 8

All future San Jose State students can:

Meet Admissions Counselors &  Financial Aid Officers

Learn How to Choose a Major

Visit the College of Education & the College of Engineering

Get Help Completing Your Application

 

Pick up a Permission Form from Ms. Sanchez in Counseling

AND

Complete the SJSU field trip form by going to the link below.

All completed forms must be turned in by by Thursday, Nov. 2nd

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:10/31/17
Audience: Evelyn Sanchez, ACADEMICS, Departments, Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


BeautificationEvent
SCHS PTSA's first Campus Beautification event -
a HUGE success!!
 
THANKS to the efforts of over 100 students, dedicated parents and staff, the first Campus Beautification event was a BIG success.
 
The event was held on Sunday October 29th. Volunteers worked from 7 am to 3:30 pm to weed, plant, mulch and water various areas on the campus around the Administrative building, Raider Hall, Parent Center and Staff lounge. 
 
We are extremely grateful for the support provided by the students of various clubs, Mr Anthony Cardott of the Gardening Club, many parent volunteers including Raj Gandhasri, Susan Williams and many others who lead students in groups to work in various areas....
 
Lantanas, Chrysanthemums, Roses, Hibiscus, Rosemary in mostly Raider colors were planted.
 
It was a great community event that took over 450 man hours to complete!
 
PTSA thanks every one who supported this event.
 
Stay tuned for details on the next Beautification event...
Posted by: Linda Ha Published:10/31/17
Audience: Linda Ha, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


TheDream.US Scholarship

Are you a DREAMer with hopes of going to college, but in need of financial aid? TheDream.US was established to make those dreams possible. They are providing scholarships to highly-motivated DREAMers who have DACA, TPS, or would have met the DACA eligibility criteria. The scholarship application opens November 1st. More information can be found here: www.thedream.us.

 

TheDream.US is offering two scholarships:

 

The National Scholarship Program is for high school or community college graduates DACA, TPS, or who (1) have DACA, TPS, or would have met the DACA eligibility criteria; and (2) qualify for in-state tuition at one of our 75+ Partner Colleges. The Scholarship is for up to $14,500 for an associate's degree and $29,000 for a bachelor's degree. 

 

The Opportunity Scholarship is for high school graduates who (1) have DACA, TPS, or would have met the DACA eligibility criteria; and (2) live in targeted, locked-out states that do not offer in-state tuition to DREAMers. The Scholarship is for up to $80,000 to cover tuition, fees, and on-campus housing and meals for a bachelor’s degree. 

 

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. Silver Creek High School lists this information as a courtesy and does not affiliate with or endorse any outside organization.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/27/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Sophomore Parent Meeting Presentation 10/26/17

Sophomore Parents & Guardians,

 

Thank you for coming to our parent meeting last night. For your reference, please find attached the powerpoint presentation.

 

Thank you,

The Counseling Team

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/27/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY FOR DOTD EVENT

 

 

Hello raiders!!!!

 

Latino Student Union would love to invite people who are interested in volunteering for our FIRST EVER, Day Of The Dead Event! If you are interested in volunteering while celebrating this amazing event please feel free to sign up! Link will be posted down below this text. Thank you!

 

(PARENTS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS MAY VOLUNTEER)

 

https://goo.gl/forms/XaSIjHPEHOG0dQn12

 

Posted by: LIZETH HIDALGO Published:10/25/17
Audience: Homepage


Haunted Halloween hosted by American Cancer Society Club

Come out and visit Brigadoon Park (across the street from the football field) on Sunday, Oct. 29! This event is open from 1-7pm.

 

Event includes: Mysterious Maze, mini carnival games, food, prizes, and more!

 

Come buy your tickets at D12 during lunch and 7th period this Thursday and Friday! Tickets/entrance fees are $5 per person.

 

All money raised will be donated to charity (American Cancer Society)!

 

Attachments:
Posted by: SHANIA MANUEL Published:10/25/17
Audience: Homepage


CARE CLUB VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

Join Care Club and volunteer at Village Elementary School's Halloween carnival! Get your volunteer hours this Friday the 27th of OCTOBER!!! 

 

As volunteers, you will be monitoring children and running carnival games such as (face painting, crafts, temporary tattoos, slide and bounce house).

 

825 W Parr Ave, Campbell, CA 95008

(10/27/17)

4:00PM - 8:30PM

 

Sign up with your name, grade, and ID number!!

Example:

Jane Doe

12

1234567

Posted by: ANNASTASHA SIPRASEUTH Published:10/24/17
Audience: Homepage


BUY YOUR UNICEF WINDBREAKER NOW!

HEY HEY SILVER CREEK!

 

UNICEF Club is excited to announce that we will be selling windbreakers this year! Everyone and anyone is welcome to buy one (even if you're not in UNICEF).  These windbreakers are waterproof, have a protective hoodie, and have large front pockets, perfect for the upcoming winter. Also, a portion of the proceeds will be used to benefit the Alzheimer's Walk, so you'll be helping out the community at the same time!

 

All you have to do it fill out this form before 11:59 PM on November 2. 

 

Price: $30.00
Colors: Navy, Dark Grey
Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL
**Females are recommended to order a size down since apparel is unisex.

 

If you have any questions or need to make any changes on your order, contact one of the UNICEF officers.

 

Once you have ordered, please send a picture of your receipt to Ann Bui.

 

Link: https://tinyurl.com/schsUNICEFwindbreakers

Posted by: SALLY NGUYEN Published:10/23/17
Audience: UNICEF Club and Homepage


Link Crew's Halloween Social

Hey Freshmen!

 

Looking for a way to celebrate your Halloween spirit? Well, you're in luck! Link Crew will be hosting a Halloween social on Wednesday, October 25 during lunch at Raider Hall!

 

At the social, we'll be bonding and having a spooky Halloween dress-up contest with your Link Leaders. This will include face painting or mask-making. (Everything will be provided) You'll have to come and see what the prizes will be! Did I also mention there will be candy for everyone?

 

Link Leaders can't wait to bond and have fun with Freshmen!

Posted by: KATRINA CHOW Published:10/23/17
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, H-Squared, Key Club members, Leo, Pokemon Go Green, UNICEF Club, Volleyball Club and Homepage


Drama Warriors Tea Society Fundraiser 10/25/2017

Hey Raiders,

 

Just a friendly reminder that Drama Warriors will be having a Tea Society Fundraiser at Tea Society from 3-7 PM on Wednesday 10/25. Please remember to print the flyer out and give them to your friends as well. Please DO NOT distribute flyers in or around the store as Tea Society will void our fundraiser. Please present the flyer to the cashier during payment.

 

 

 

Thank You,

 

Kind Regards,

 

Shivshankar Gowda

 

Drama Warriors Treasurer

Posted by: SHIVSHANKAR GOWDA Published:10/23/17
Audience: Homepage


Volunteers needed for Chaboya Middle School Carnival

Annual Carnival 

at Chaboya Middle School 

Friday October 27th

2:45 pm to 4:45 pm

 

Chaboya PTSA is currently looking for student volunteers that are in need of community service hours or that just want to volunteer.

 

Please contact Renee Churnin:  rchurnin@comcast.net  OR  text  Renee at 408-483-2450.

 

Thank you!

Chaboya PTSA

 

Posted by: Linda Ha Published:10/23/17
Audience: Linda Ha, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


CASH FOR COLLEGE - Financial Aid Application

Dear all Senior Students and Parents,

 

There will be a Cash for College - Financial Aid Evening at Silver Creek High School to help all Senior Students and Parents filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for college. The details are as followed:

 

Date: October 24th, 2017

Location: Silver Creek High School ROOM B-7

Time: 4pm to 7 pm

 

There will Financial Aid staff from our local colleges assisting you if you have any questions in all three languages, English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. 

 

You can stop by at your earliest convenience between 4pm and 7pm. 

 

We are looking forward to be meeting everyone.

 

Silver Creek High School Counseling Team

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:10/23/17
Audience: Parents, Staff, Students, Grade 12 and Homepage


Sign Up for school Beautification, Sunday October 29th!

Campus Beautification Sunday October 29th

8 am to Noon

 

Join Silver Creek PTSA and the SCHS Garden Club volunteers to help beautify the campus.

 

WHEN - Sunday October 29th 2017

TIME - 8 am to 12 pm

WHAT - Weeding and mulching around campus, power washing areas of the school, working on the rose garden

 

Parents and students are invited to help.

 

 Sign up via the following link!

 

 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScCZ1pz1lYMz2sU4xvBKOQj2n-n_Tdo_EOAJIPK14NrU_y0XA/viewform?c=0&w=1

 

Contact Usha Kalahasti (ushakalahasti@gmail.com) with further questions.

Posted by: Linda Ha Published:10/20/17
Audience: Linda Ha, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


TPUMPS FUNDRAISER ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 23RD

Girls' Tennis will be selling Tpumps for $5 across the busloop after 6th and 7th period. The flavors are Peach Mango Strawberry and Tropical Trio, both with honey boba! Come help the tennis team :-) 

Posted by: CAITLIN NGUYEN Published:10/20/17
Audience: Homepage


"TRICKS AND TREATS" TALENT SHOW: OCTOBER 31ST, 2017 FROM 3:30-5:00 PM IN RAIDER HALL

"TRICKS AND TREATS" TALENT SHOW  

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 from 3:30-5:00 PM in Raider Hall

General Admission is only $5 
Come support the Silver High School Performing Arts Department


 

Posted by: Lydia Martinez Published:10/19/17
Audience: P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 2, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 4, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Period 5, P-FRENCH 2 Period 1, P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Period 3, Teachers and Administrators, Staff, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


ABSOLUTE FIVE MEETING FRIDAY (10/20)

Join us if you're struggling to understand basic concepts of AP Chemistry or if you just need some review. We hold meetings every Wednesday and Friday at lunch in H-4.

Posted by: DEAN JONES Published:10/18/17
Audience: Homepage


LSU DAY OF THE DEAD CONTEST

ATTENTION STAFF OF SCHS!

 

LSU would love to announce a contest we are holding this school year for dia de los muertos!

 

What is dia de los muertos? Día de los muertos is a latin american tradition in which our family members and loved ones who have passed away are remembered. We would love to bring this cultural tradition to SCHS community!

 

We are looking for contestants that are willing to put an ofrenda in their classroom, and have it on display on the day of our dia de los muertos event. The community will vote for the most creative ofrenda.

 

Ofrendas are an essential part of Day of the Dead celebration.

The ofrenda is set on a table. Ofrendas must include pictures of loved ones who've passed away, items they were fond of, something they liked to snack on(for example candies, chips), candles(for safety precaution please do not light them on), flowers, and gifts(toys for the kids).   

 

You may search up ''Day of the Dead ofrendas'' on google images to get an idea of how an ofrenda looks like.

 

 

In order to participate, please click on link below and sign up! 

https://goo.gl/forms/UhM5vb3nznYFyZ5p1

 

We are accepting participants until 10/25

 

Ofrendas must be done by 11/1/17

 

***WINNER GETS PINATA!!!***

Posted by: LIZETH HIDALGO Published:10/18/17
Audience: Education For Girls Club, Innvision, Latino Student Union (LSU), LSU, Red Cross Club, SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Sikh Honor and Service Society (SHSS) and Homepage


SJSU PATHWAY to COLLEGE

San Jose State University invites all future Spartans to attend the PATHWAY to COLLEGE WORKSHOP, Saturday, October 21, from 8:30 - 2:00 PM.  Students will attend Financial Aid, and Cal State application workshops.  

Attendees will receive free parking , food, and more!  Take advantage of this opportunity to get to know important people at San Jose State!  For more information contact Amada Aldama at amanda.aldama@sjsu.edu, or (408) 924-2554

 

To RSVP go to: http://goo.gl/sGq8Ad 

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:10/18/17
Audience: Evelyn Sanchez, ACADEMICS, Departments, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Yearbooks are selling at the deepest discounted price of the year--buy NOW!

Hi all,

 

If you have not purchased your yearbook yet, you still can! Buy at the deepest discount of the year--$65!

 

Bring check or cash to the school bank or order online at yearbookforever.com.

 

 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:10/17/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Kiva Club Krispy Kreme fundraiser Wednesday 10/18!

Are you craving donuts?

 

Kiva Club will be holding a Krispy Kreme fundraiser this Wednesday, October 18, after school across from the bus loop! Donuts will be sold for $1 each and $10 for a dozen.

 

Hope to see you there!

Image result for krispy kreme

Posted by: ANISHALAKSHMI PALAPARTHI Published:10/15/17
Audience: Homepage


IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO JOIN KIVA CLUB!!!

Hey Raiders!

 

Were you unable to sign up for Kiva Club on Club Day? Don't worry! It’s never too late to join. Come on out to our next meeting Tuesday the 17th in Mr. Henninger's room (E-10) during lunch! We hold weekly meetings every Tuesday.

 

But what is Kiva Club?

 

At Kiva, we help people help themselves. With the goal of eliminating world poverty, we give loans to small businesses in countries around the globe, giving people the money they need to help achieve their own dreams. As a club member, YOU CHOOSE who the money we raise goes to, and when the loan is paid back, we use that money to make a direct impact in the lives of even more people.

 

Hope to see you at our next meeting! :)

Posted by: ANISHALAKSHMI PALAPARTHI Published:10/15/17
Audience: Homepage


Homecoming Court Rally!

Make sure to come out to the X-Quad on Tuesday, October 17th for the Homecoming Court Rally to see the top nominees for your designated classes and to vote!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:10/15/17
Audience: Homepage


Beautification Save the Date! Sunday October 29th
Campus Beautification - Sunday October 29th - 8 am to Noon
 
Join Silver Creek PTSA and the SCHS Garden Club volunteers to help beautify the campus.
 
WHEN - Sunday October 29th 2017
TIME - 8 am to 12 pm
WHAT - Weeding and mulching around campus, power washing areas of the school, working on the rose garden
 
Parents and students are invited to help.
 
Contact Usha Kalahasti (ushakalahasti@gmail.com) if you are interested in helping.
 
MORE DETAILS COMING SOON...... stay tuned!!!
Posted by: Linda Ha Published:10/14/17
Audience: Linda Ha, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


LSU DIA DE LOS MUERTOS SHIRTS FOR SALE!!! ORDER YOURS NOW!!!

ATTENTION SCHS RAIDERS! 

We are very happy to announce that we are selling black long sleeves for dia de los muertos! Preorder yours NOW for only 15$!!! Long sleeves are limited and this offer will last for ONE WEEK! Regular price for long sleeves will be 20$... so make sure to get your orders in my clicking the link down bellow!!! 

 

docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSckHMF76rgvekd7a3hOdRw4OibXSM-HYuvWjxp-6EVLh8zEEA/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

 We will be collecting money at the parent center next Wednesday during lunch(10/18/17)

 

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Posted by: LIZETH HIDALGO Published:10/13/17
Audience: Education For Girls Club, Innvision, Latino Student Union (LSU), LSU, Red Cross Club, SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Sikh Honor and Service Society (SHSS) and Homepage


JNHS TPUMPS FUNDRAISER MONDAY OCT 16 @ BUS LOOP AFTER 6TH

JNHS will be having a Tpumps fundraiser Monday, October 16th, after 6th across from the bus loop. We will be selling 

  • Strawberry Rose Vanilla Green Milk Tea w/ Boba

  • Mango Passion Peach Black Milk Tea w/ Boba

$5 each!

 

Posted by: NHI TRUONG Published:10/12/17
Audience: Japanese National Honor Society and Homepage


Commonapp deadline
If you are applying through CommonApp or any private school that does not accept CommonApp, you must invite your counselor so we can do our part. This needs to be done no later than October 18, 2017!
Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:10/12/17
Audience: Grade 12 and Homepage


ELKS SCHOLARSHIP--BIG$$$$$$$$$

Attached is information on the ELKS SCHOLARSHIP.  They are offering 500 scholarships up to $50,000!!!

 

 

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. Silver Creek High School lists this information as a courtesy and does not affiliate with or endorse any outside organization.

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:10/12/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Principals, Staff, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


Junior Parent Meeting Presentation 10/11/17

Junior Parents & Guardians,

 

Thank you for coming to our parent meeting last night. For your reference, please find attached the powerpoint presentation.

 

Thank you,

The Counseling Team

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/12/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Drama Warriors Tea Society Fundraiser

Hey Raiders,

 

Come out to Tea Society on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 3-7PM to support Drama Warriors! Please print the flyer to present it to the cashier in order for Drama Warriors to receive credit. Please feel free to hand the fliers out to your friends. PLEASE REMEMBER to DO NOT hand out flyers in front of or around the store as Tea Society will VOID the fundraiser. Attached is the flyer to print out.

 

Thank You,

 

Kind Regards,

 

Shivshankar Gowda

Posted by: SHIVSHANKAR GOWDA Published:10/11/17
Audience: Homepage


Performing Arts Department Holiday Wreath Sale! Deadline November 3, 2017

Hello Silver Creek Community!

 

The Performing Arts Department will be holding an annual Holiday Evergreens fundraiser.  We look forward to a successful sale this year and we need your help!  We are raising funds for students in the Performing Arts department for their Spring Tour Performance in Disneyland! (March 2018) 

 

Here is the essential information about the sale;

 

·       Sale start date: October 2017

·       Sale end date is November 3, 2017

·       Please turn in orders no later than November 3, 2017

·       How to order? You may place your order directly from a Performing Arts Student OR by entering it at the following link: 

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1SgELG-0phvhiMJ4_GcmQJAbUpmm_a1tVPRwrmDThFcU/edit?usp=sharing

 

  • How to submit payment?     Turn in your money to the student you are ordering from or Mrs. Martinez-Campos if you enter your order on the google spreadsheet (Martinez-Campos mail box in a sealed envelop or X-3): 

 

·       Delivery time frame for items coming to the group will be AFTER THANKSGIVING

·       We will announce delivery of the evergreens via EMAIL

 

·       All checks need to be made out to Silver Creek High School

 

Thank you again for your support.  Please don’t hesitate to contact Mrs. Martinez-Campos at martinezl@esuhsd.org if you have any questions at all!

 

Greetings,

 

Mrs. Martinez-Campos

Silver Creek HS Performing Arts Department Program

 

 


 

Posted by: Lydia Martinez Published:10/11/17
Audience: Lydia Martinez and Homepage


First DSU Practice!

Hi everyone! On Thursday, November 2nd, we are auditioning for our first dance show! We are going to begin practice Monday, October 9th from 1:30-3:30 PM in the U-Quad. If you haven't added yourself yet, please add yourself to the remind messages by texting "@dsu2016" to the number 81010. We can't wait to see you all! Don't be late!

Posted by: DHEVAN MISTRY Published:10/6/17
Audience: Desi Student Union and Homepage


It's that time of year to purchase a Baby Ad for your Grad!

Dear Parents,

 

Looking for ways to celebrate your graduate?

Purchase a Baby Ad and put your grad on display in the yearbook.

 

Ads feature a message from the family and pictures of your student at various ages. Ads are seen by all and cherished by your graduate for a lifetime.

 

The Ad Form is attached to this message. Complete and turn in with payment to the School Bank by December 8th.

 

The Ad Form details pricing and the submission process.

 

Any additional questions can be directed to Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org.

 

Example 1/4 page Ad:


 

Attachments:
Posted by: Ms. King Published:10/6/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Senior Portrait Information (Deadline Approaching)

Seniors,

 

Important dates about your Senior Portrait:

 

Take your portrait by: November 23rd

Select your portrait for yearbook by: December 6th

Purchase a Baby Ad or Friend Ad (form attached) by: December 8th

 

Picture days:

Senior portrait picture days $80 (K1 3-8PM): Oct. 16-19

Yearbook Only picture day FREE (K1 3-8PM--make an appointment with Ms. King in B2): Nov. 16th

 

Call Prestige Portraits from 9AM to 4PM at (408) 841-4003 to make an appointment.

 

For more information see the attached Info Sheet.

Further questions can be directed to Ms. King in B2 or kinge@esuhsd.org.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:10/6/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


Bell Schedule: Wednesday, October 11th

***All students taking the PSAT on Wednesday must bring their student ID or other photo ID card, otherwise you will not be able to test.

 

***Testing room assignments will be posted outside the Front Office on Tuesday, October 10th (in the afternoon).


 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/6/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


FIRST JNHS MEETING @ D1 (10/6)

We'll be meeting at the beginning of lunch for a few minutes to talk about requirements for stoles and upcoming events, as well as introduce the club for new members. 

Posted by: NHI TRUONG Published:10/5/17
Audience: Japanese National Honor Society and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES MEETING!

COME OUT AT LUNCH TOMORROW IN RAIDER HALL FOR ANIMAL ALLIE'S FIRST MEETING!!!!!!

 

FIRST 50 GET A SWEET TREAT!!!!!

Posted by: HILLARY NGUYEN Published:10/5/17
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


L.S.U. MEETING TODAY IN RAIDER HALL!!!

It’s not too late to join Latino Student Union. Come to our second meeting today Thursday October 5 at lunch in Raider Hall. We will be talking about the Day of the Dead event we are planning and other fun events. Hope to see you there!

Posted by: EVELYN OLAZABA AGUAYO Published:10/5/17
Audience: LSU and Homepage


JNHS T-Shirt Design Voting!!!

The entries for Japanese National Honor Society's t-shirt competition are in!

 

Anyone can vote on the shirt design, even those not taking Japanese at all! 😉

 

Attached are slides with all the designs close up and the form which has all the designs put on t-shirts (except a select few which we couldn't place on a shirt yet)!! 😁

 

Voting ends THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5TH @ 5PM so make sure to get your votes in for this year's t-shirt!

 

Make sure that you're logged into your ESUHSD email to be able to access the form!

 

Slides w/ the designs: goo.gl/sCNSEv

Form for voting: goo.gl/PgHaeb

 

Good luck to all those who turned in a design!

Posted by: DESIREE KHOO Published:10/4/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Green Society, Japanese National Honor Society, Key Club members, The C.A.T. (Creating Art Together) Project and Homepage


JOIN AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY !!!

Hate cancer? We do too.

 

It's not too late to join ACSC! 

 

Join the fight for a cancer-free tomorrow. Help us raise cancer awareness, fundraise for cancer research, and prepare for the Relay for Life marathon at the end of the year!

 

Come to our meeting tomorrow (Thursday) at lunch in Ms. Guttal's room (L-7) to learn more. Hope to see you all there! 

 

~~~

 

Upcoming events include an activity relating to childhood cancer awareness month (having to do with members writing post-its).

 

ACSC is also hosting a Halloween event on Sunday, October 29th at Silver Creek. There will be a maze, food, prizes, and more! All money raised will go to charity. Sign up to volunteer with our club to earn hours and make a difference!

Posted by: LY DUONG Published:10/4/17
Audience: Homepage


9th graders will start school at 8am next Wednesday, October 11th

Attn: 9th Grade Students, Parents, and Guardians:

 

If you are a freshmen and DID NOT register to take the PSAT next week, you are still required to come to school at 8am on Wednesday, October 11th.  Due to PSAT testing, we will have an assigned room for you to report to in the morning.  Room assignments will be posted outside the Parent Center by the afternoon of Tuesday, October 10th.  

 

This time will be used for counselors and teachers to help guide you through Family Connection and assist with completing your 4-Year Plan.  This plan will be used to map out your high school courses at Silver Creek and will also be used for scheduling your classes next year.  Students that do not complete their 4-year plan (and are not taking PSAT) will be the last to be scheduled into elective classes next year.

 

*NOTE: ANY 9TH GRADE STUDENT THAT IS REGISTERED TO TAKE THE PSAT TEST CAN DISREGARD THIS MESSAGE--WE WILL ALLOW THESE STUDENTS TO COMPLETE THEIR 4-YEAR PLAN AT A LATER TIME. STUDENTS WILL STILL BE REQUIRED TO REPORT TO YOUR ASSIGNED ROOM BY 7:10AM ON OCTOBER 11TH. 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/4/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Juniors/Seniors: Tomorrow is the LAST DAY to sign up for SAT Prep Class!

Juniors and Seniors:

 

SAT PREP CLASS will start next Monday, October 9th. This after-school, 4-week session is free and intended to help prepare students for the SAT Test.  

 

There is still space available. Please see Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office to sign up.

 

Hurry, the deadline to sign up is tomorrow, October 4th!

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/3/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


CSU Application Walkthrough

Are you feeling overwhelm with college applications? Do you want to know how to apply to a CSU School?

 

Come to Raider Hall on Thursday, October 5th during 7th or after-school to learn more about the CSU application process with a SJSU representative.

 

 We are looking forward to be seeing many of you. 

 

The Counseling Team

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:10/3/17
Audience: Grade 12 and Homepage


Volleyball Club Outdoor Free Play! Wednesday 10/4

WAVIER BELOW MUST BE PRINTED & TURNED IN TO PLAY

 

Location: Field (Next to T-Building and D-Building)

Time: 3:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: STEVEN VAN Published:10/2/17
Audience: Volleyball Club and Homepage


IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO JOIN GSA!!!!

HEY RAIDERS!

 

It's never too late to join SCHS's Gender Sexuality Alliance club, new members are always welcomed!! We encourage students to sign up if you're interested in bonding with the LGBTQ+ community. Our club consist of activities such as ice breakers, volunteering, guest speakers, field trips, and learning about the LGBTQ+.

 

Meetings are on Tuesdays & Thursdays during lunch in D-9

(You can be an ally and still join!)

Posted by: CATHERINE HO Published:10/2/17
Audience: Homepage


TAK CHOCOLATE SURVEY

PLEASE TAKE 30 SECONDS TO TAKE THIS SHORT SURVEY

Attachments:
Posted by: ARNAV AHLUWALIA Published:10/2/17
Audience: Homepage


ARE YOU RED-Y FOR RED CROSS??

HEY THERE RAIDERS! It's not too late to join SCHS's Red Cross Club! If you're passionate about helping out with general community events, assisting in blood donations, providing disaster relief, supporting America's military families, aiding in international services, or partaking in health and safety services (CPR training, AED, First Aid, etc.), then Red Cross is definitely the club for you. Meetings are held every week on Fridays at lunch in the library. Hope we see your lovely faces there! 

Posted by: SANJANA KANTIPUDI Published:10/2/17
Audience: Homepage


FIRST ANIMAL ALLIES MEETING!!!

HELLO ANIMAL LOVERS,

 

Animal Allies will be having our first meeting of the year on Friday (October 6th) in Raider Hall! If you did not sign up on club day you can still do so at the meeting! 

 

FIRST 50 MEMBERS GET A SWEET TREAT!!!!!!!

 

Posted by: HILLARY NGUYEN Published:10/1/17
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


TRICK-OR-TREAT for UNICEF!!!

HEY HEY RAIDERS!!!

 

Worldwide, many kids need medicine, nutrition, clean water, emergency relief and education. When you Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF, the donations you collect will help save lives. So let's get those TOT boxes filled to the brim! But of course, every penny counts! :D 

 

$5 - Provide children with 13 doses of measles vaccine. 
$15 - Can provide a child with clean, safe water for ONE year. 
$50 - Can provide 35 malnourished children with lifesaving nutrition for one day. 
$165 - Can provide a bicycle to deliver medicine to children. 

 

For UNICEF members:

Collect up to $10 to earn 1 hour for UNICEF and $20 for 2 hours (2 being the max). But please don't let that stop you from collecting more money. It will only save more lives! We will also be giving out prizes to the TOP 10 fundraisers! ;) 

 

Not a UNICEF member?

Please either attend our meetings (every Thursday at lunch in the library) for the month OR maintain active contact with any of the officers!

 

So if you want to help raise funds for children around the world, please sign-up through the google form attached to get your very own TOT box! We will start distributing the boxes NEXT MONDAY! 

 

Want to learn more about Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF?

Visit https://www.unicefusa.org/trick-or-treat. 

 

 

Trick-or-treat for a cause---in addition to satisfying your sugary needs! 

 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: JASMINE NGO Published:9/28/17
Audience: Future Foundation, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


ABSOLUTE FIVE MEETING FRIDAY (9/29)

Come to Mr. Cervantes' room, H-4, tomorrow at lunch if you have any questions about AP Chemistry. Get exclusive peer-peer guidance on every challenging topic of the subject (we'll be going over solution stoichiometry). After all, we can't guarantee that you'll score a 5 on the AP Chemistry exam. But we can guarantee that we'll give you all the materials you need to make it.

Posted by: DEAN JONES Published:9/28/17
Audience: Homepage


FORENSIC SOCIETY MEETING TMR!!!

Hi fellow investigators! Our first official meeting will be on September 29th (Friday). We will be giving out prizes like free t-shirts and other goodies! Hope to see you there!

Posted by: VICTORIA DOAN Published:9/28/17
Audience: Homepage


UNICEF KRISPY KREME FUNDRAISER!!!!

Hey hey Raiders!!! 

 

We KNOW you've been craving donuts these days!!! So come on out and support UNICEF near the BUS LOOP AFTERSCHOOL TOMORROW (9/28/17) to buy:

 

- 1 donut for $1 and/or

- a dozen for $10!

 

You DONUT want to miss out!!!
 

Posted by: JASMINE NGO Published:9/28/17
Audience: Future Foundation, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


LINK CREW SOCIAL (9/27)

Hey Freshmen! 

 

Link Crew will be hosting our first Link Crew social this Wednesday, 9/27, in Raider Hall during Lunch! It's especially for freshmen, but all classes are welcome! We will be playing games, giving out prizes and balloons! Come out to create new bonds and meet new people! See you all there!

Attachments:
Posted by: JASMIN LU Published:9/26/17
Audience: Homepage


Class and Club Finance Meeting on Wednesday, September 27fh

There will be a finance meeting for clubs and classes on Wednesday, September 27th in Raider Hall at 3 pm. Attendance will be taken, so all treasurers and head club advisors should come! 

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:9/26/17
Audience: Homepage


STUDENT STORE IS NOW OPEN!

Raiders, show your pride on the outside and stop by I2 every Tuesday @ lunch, 7th period, & after school to purchase SCHS apparel!

Posted by: ABIGAIL GEE Published:9/25/17
Audience: Homepage


Dandiya Night

Hi Raider Families, Teachers and Staff,

 

Join us for an evening of festive dance and music at the SCHS PTSA Dandiya Night on Friday Sept 29 7-10pm. Ticket $10 in advance or $15 at the door.  Children 5yrs old  and under at free!  All are welcome!

 

Purchase tickets online at https://schsptsa.membershiptoolkit.com/dandiya_night or reserve your tickets at https://tinyurl.com/SCHS-Dandiya-2017 All proceeds support SCHS PTSA events and programs.

 

Hope to see you and your family at Dandiya Night!

Posted by: Linda Ha Published:9/24/17
Audience: Linda Ha, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


TO ALL POLY BABIES:

Due to many messages with the same concern and such, attendance is handled by our secretary, Meara Lazo! Remember to message her 24 hours prior to the practice(s) you'll be missing.

 

Also, make sure to print out or pick up a syllabus and have it signed by our meeting this Tuesday in I-1 during lunch! If you do not have it signed by then, you cannot perform for this season! Please contact Shannen De Ocampo tonight by 10pm if you are planning to pick one up from her during brunch or 7th period in I-2 or during practice. 

 

Practice resumes tomorrow a the X-Quad from 1:20-2:20. We'll be learning more basics tomorrow and on Tuesday. The officers and I will start teaching our first hula piece on Wednesday! If you do not have the basics down by the end of Tuesday's practice, we suggest practicing on your own at home.

 

Please tell your friends who are interested or hesitant to join that they are welcome to come by our practice tomorrow and just see what we do. The bigger the ohana, the better <3

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:9/24/17
Audience: Homepage


Mid-Autumn Festival

Board Member Van T. Le is hosting the Mid-Autumn Festival at YB on September 30. We will be having a volleyball tournament, a dodgeball tournament, and an art contest with cash prizes. 

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:9/22/17
Audience: Homepage


Helping Homeless Club's First Meeting is this Friday 9/22 in E-6!!! IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO JOIN!!

What is Helping Homeless? 

We are a high school club created to directly support those in need in our community. We provide service through soup kitchens, food drives, clothes drive, and more! 

If YOU want to make a positive impact on our community then join Homeless Helpers!

Remember, our First Meeting is in E-6 at lunch on September 22, 2017. If you didn't sign up during Club Rush, you are still welcome to join! 

Hope to see you all there!
 

Posted by: JEFFREY HUYNH Published:9/21/17
Audience: Homepage


It's Not Too Late to Join UNICEF!!!

Hey hey Raiders! 

 

Did you or any of your friends miss out on UNICEF's Club Day? Don't fret cause you can still sign up through the google form attached below! Also, if you missed out on our first meeting today, learn more about what we do as UNICEF through our presentation, also attached!

 

Come to our meetings every Thursday at Lunch in the library to keep up with new volunteer events, fundraisers, community projects, and more! 

 

If you haven't already been added to our Facebook page, please simply request to join, and we will add you as soon as possible! 

 

We're extremely excited to work and bond with you all as UNICEFers! Remember, UNICEF starts with U! 

 

 

 

 

Posted by: JASMINE NGO Published:9/21/17
Audience: Future Foundation, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


TWISTED STITCHES First Meeting 9/21

Do you like to crochet, knit, embroider, and work with textiles? Or would like to know how? Come to J1, Thursday, 9/21, during lunch to learn more! We hope to see you there!

Posted by: CATHLEEN NGUYEN Published:9/21/17
Audience: Homepage


JOIN K-POP CLUB!! FIRST MEETING (9/22) IN C-7 DURING LUNCH


Do you love K-Pop?!

 

If so, YOU should join K-Pop Club. In our club, we bond, dance, and share our love for Korean-Pop. You don't have to like K-Pop to join/dance with us either, but you may grow fond of it by joining!!

 

At the meeting, you will get to learn about our future performances, the purpose of our club, and you will get to meet the officers.

 

So make sure to come to our first meeting (9/22) in C-7!

 

We can't wait to see you there!!

Posted by: VIVIAN PHAM Published:9/20/17
Audience: Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, UNICEF Club and Homepage


The C.A.T. Project (Creating Art Together) 1st meeting Thur. 9/21 J-2!!!

If you haven't signed up you can still show up to the first meeting and sign up there!  We welcome all kinds of artists, experienced or not, art is for everyone!!!  Our club is divided into 3 different types of arts: media, visual, and performing arts.  Come check us out at our first meeting to learn more~  See you there!

Posted by: ELIZABETH HUANG Published:9/20/17
Audience: 2017 Summer Japan Trip, Adventure Club, HUGS, Japanese National Honor Society, Key Club members, Pokemon Go Green, Volleyball Club and Homepage


L.S.U. First Meeting

Join us for L.S.U.’s first meeting Thursday September 21 at lunch in Raider Hall. Meet the officers and learn more about what the club is all about. The first 50 people will recieve a cupcake. See you all there!

Posted by: EVELYN OLAZABA AGUAYO Published:9/20/17
Audience: LSU and Homepage


JOIN GIRL UP!!

Girls are powerful. When they’re educated, healthy, and safe, they transform their communities. When girls stand up for girls in need, they empower each other and transform our world. As the United Nations Foundation’s adolescent girl campaign, Girl Up engages girls to take action.

 

Join Girl Up at our first meeting this Friday, September 22nd in Mr. Henninger’s room (E-10) at LUNCH to learn more information about upcoming events!

 

You DO NOT have to be a girl to join!!

Posted by: PRATYUSHA MACHERLA Published:9/20/17
Audience: Homepage


Juniors/Seniors: Sign up for After School SAT Prep Class!

Juniors and Seniors:

 

Another SAT PREP CLASS will start on Oct. 9th.  This after-school, 4-week session is free and intended to help prepare students for the SAT Test.  Seniors will have first priority, then we can open up to juniors on a first-come, first-served basis. 

 

Please see Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office to sign up.  Deadline to sign up is Oct. 4th.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:9/20/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


It's never too late to join CARE CLUB!!

Hey Raiders!

 

Did you want to join Care Club but never got the chance to? Just come to our first meeting (9/20) during lunch at L11! If you can't make it, don't worry! Join us by clicking this link below!

https://goo.gl/ku5qn9

 

But wait... What exactly is Care Club?

 

Care Club is a club in which we bring bring joy to children in hospitals through volunteering and planning activities with them! Want to be Santa's helper? A Valentine Care giver? Give a Halloween special sCARE?

JOIN NOW!!!

 

IT'S NEVER TOO LATE

Posted by: ANNASTASHA SIPRASEUTH Published:9/19/17
Audience: Homepage


JOIN Education For Girls Club!!

Education For Girls is a service club that centers around raising awareness for girls in third world countries to have an equal access to education.

 

Our first meeting is this Thursday (9/21) in room I4 during lunch!

 

Hope to see you all there! 

Posted by: ZUNERA ASHAR Published:9/19/17
Audience: Homepage


IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO JOIN INTERACT!!!!!!!!!

Hey Raiders!

 

Hundreds of you signed up for Interact during Club Rush, and we are excited to kick off a great year of service with you! However, for those who did not sign up for Interact and are wondering if it's too late, it's not!

 

It is never too late to join Interact.

 

To join, visit our Facebook page below and fill out our sign-up form. Our meetings are every Tuesday at Lunch in Raider Hall, so attend to stay updated on what's going on!

 

FB PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/groups/schsinteract/

SIGN-UP FORM: http://www.tinyurl.com/SCHSInteract2017

 

Peace, Love, and Interact on!

Posted by: ANTHONY DANG Published:9/19/17
Audience: HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Ride the SC Bus to CSU College Night

The Assets program will be providing a bus to the CSU College Night on Wednesday, September 27th at the Santa Clara Convention Center.   All 23 campuses will be represented.  Seats are limited.  Pick up a permission slip in the Parent Center during break, lunch or after school.  

 

Attached is more information about the event. 

Posted by: Mrs. Barrett Published:9/19/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Dandiya Night Sept 29, 7-10pm, Raider Hall

Join us for an evening of festive dance and music at the SCHS PTSA Dandiya Night on Friday Sept 29 7-10pm. Ticket $10 in advance or $15 at the door.  Children 5yrs old  and under at free!  All are welcome!

 

Purchase tickets online at https://schsptsa.membershiptoolkit.com/dandiya_night or reserve your tickets at https://tinyurl.com/SCHS-Dandiya-2017 All proceeds support SCHS PTSA events and programs.

 

Hope to see you and your family at Dandiya Night!

 


 

Posted by: Linda Ha Published:9/19/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


JOIN KEY CLUB! FIRST MEETING (9/20) IN RAIDER HALL

Wait.. What is Key Club? Do they make keys or something? 

 

Unfortunately, no, we do not make keys..

But we do UNLOCK opportunities! Through our many service projects and volunteer events, we strive to bring out the leader within each of our members. If you do decide to join us, throughout the year, our goal is to foster your growth as a leader and as a person. 

 

While volunteering, you'll make plenty of new friends and grow fond with the communiKEY you live in. After all, Key isn't just merely a club; it is a family.  

 

If you missed your chance to sign up with us on Club Day, it isn't too late to sign up! Come to our first meeting THIS WEDNESDAY (9/20) in Raider Hall DURING LUNCH! Not only will you be able to sign up, but you will also get to meet the officers and learn more about the club!  

 

We hope to see you KEY-uties there!

 

 

Posted by: VIVIAN PHAM Published:9/18/17
Audience: Key Club members and Homepage


JOIN DESI STUDENT UNION!!

Interested in spreading Indian culture? Come out to Desi Student Union (DSU)'s first meeting tomorrow in Mr. Cardott's room (D-12)! Learn more information about our very own dance team, Talwaar and how to jam out to Bollywood's top hits! More information will also be provided about the renowned Dandiya Night, hosted by the PTSA and other upcoming events (including Samosa Socials)!

 

You DO NOT have to be Indian to join!!

Posted by: PRATYUSHA MACHERLA Published:9/18/17
Audience: Homepage


JOIN MONEY MASTERS!

Raiders! Interested in learning, mastering, and/or perfecting the ins and outs of budgets, stocks, marketing? Join Money Masters club! Here, build your own entrepreneurial legacy by sharing ideas on how to better the economy or how YOU plan on selling your fresh patented idea to the world! COMPETE against rival members in winning the favor of the stock market and see who can build the biggest and best portfolio! This club is open for everyone regardless of level of expertise in economics and marketing!


Meetings held every week at lunch on Thursdays in H-4!

 

For all enlisted members or prospective members, be sure to click the attached link below to direct you to a very short questionnaire. If you haven't already, join our Facebook page for more regular updates!

 

https://goo.gl/forms/WgfTUt8HCETG3Wco1

 

 

-
Rishi Armstrong

Mariel Ng

Justin Nguyen

Dean Jones

Philip Kabranov

 

Money Masters

Posted by: JUSTIN NGUYEN Published:9/18/17
Audience: Homepage


PSAT REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

PSAT at Silver Creek High School

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

 

Why take the PSAT?

  • The PSAT will get colleges to send students fan mail. 
  • The PSAT is the practice test for the SAT. 
  • Juniors with high PSAT scores and a 3.0 GPA qualify for National Merit Scholarships and much more!!

How to register:

  • Freshmen: Register at the school bank no later than Thursday, September 28th by 2:00pm.
  • Sophomores: The PSAT is mandatory and FREE for all 10th grade students. All sophomores are automatically signed up to take the PSAT - there is no need to register!
  • Juniors: Register at the school bank no later than Thursday, September 28th by 2:00pm. Juniors who receive free/reduced lunch must bring your lunch letter to Ms. Diep in the counseling office to obtain a PSAT fee waiver.

*Registration form is attached. Sign up at the school bank today!

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:9/18/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Interact, What's That?

Still unsure of what Interact is after signing up on Club Rush? Attached below are informational flyers on what Interact is and what we do!

 

So what exactly is Interact?

 

Interact, short for International Action, is an international organization of service that fosters leadership and responsible citizenship, and promotes international understanding and peace. Interact club members carry out service projects and learn about the world whilst being able to discover a passion for service. Interact clubs are sponsored by Rotary Clubs. Every year, Interact clubs organize at least two service projects: one that benefits their community and one that encourages international understanding.

 

Hearing so much about how Interactors changing the world and creating a ripple effect in their communities and internationally…. how much better can it get? A LOT BETTER.

Why just listen to what others are doing when you can take part and empower change in the world yourself? Stop by Silver Creek Interact Club’s first meeting of the year to learn how you can do just that.

By taking that first step into your Interact journey, you will be apart of a family of over 8,000 Interactors from Interact 5170, a district of 98 schools all the way from Oakland to Santa Cruz and Gilroy. You will take part in community and international service where you will contribute to our district’s international and community goals. And by the time you step foot outside of high school and end your Interact journey, you will have left a legacy and a footprint on the world, no matter how big or small it is.

We encourage you to come to our first Interact meeting of the year to learn how you will be able to change the world through simple acts of service. We hope to see you this Tuesday, September 19th, during lunch in Raider Hall!

Posted by: EMILY TRAN Published:9/18/17
Audience: Interact Club, Key Club members, UNICEF Club and Homepage


JOIN SCIENCE OLYMPIAD!!!!!!!

Want to join a competitive science team that competes against other schools nation wide? Science Olympiad is for you!

 

Compete with us for a fun time, all while building a stong college application.Sign up for Science Olympiad at the link posted below. Our first meeting is on Tuesday September 19th after school in H-4.

Posted by: RISHABH RAJESH Published:9/16/17
Audience: Homepage


Financial Aid Workshop Powerpoint

Dear parents and students,

 

Attached is the Powerpoint from the Parent's Financial Aid Presentation. Please email the Counselors if you have any questions. 

 

Silver Creek High School Counseling Team

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:9/13/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


The Performing Arts Department Coffee Sale is Back! (9/12 through 9/26)

The Performing Arts Coffee Sale is Back! Please see any dancer, actor, singer, and/or musician to place your order. Funds will be used to assist students with Spring Tour, as they have been accepted to perform at Disneyland March 29-April1, 2018. 

 

Each 10 OZ bag is $13, including, Premium Roast Coffee, Exotic Flavored Coffee, and Specialty Beverages. 

 

Thank you in advance for your support!

 



 

Posted by: Lydia Martinez, Teacher, Silver Creek High School Published:9/13/17
Audience: P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Period 3, Silver Creek High School Dance Program, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Join Forensics Society!!!

Hey Raiders!

Come by our table on Club Rush Day 3 this Thursday to sign up for Forensic club! We'll be attending field trips throughout the year as well as learn about crime investigations. We'll be giving away balloons, cute pins, and candies! We hope to see you this Thursday! 

Attachments:
Posted by: QUYNH LAC Published:9/12/17
Audience: Homepage


JOIN GREEN SOCIETY!

Hey Raiders! Turnip on Day 2 of club week, September 13, to sign up for Green Society! Learn more about the environment, gain community service hours through helping our Earth, and bond with fellow Leaflettes -^^-.

So, water you waiting for? Don't leaf us hanging! <(-^^-<) Sign up for Green Society on Wednesday! We'll be next to the stage at the X-Quad, so be sure to stop by!

(We also have cute little goodie bags for the first 30 people who sign up!)

Attachments:
Posted by: DANA LEE Published:9/11/17
Audience: Homepage


EDUCATION FOR GIRLS CLUB!

Hey Raiders! We're a new service club focused on spreading awareness towards education for girls in developing countries! If you're interested, come by X-Quad tomorrow during lunch (CLUB-RUSH!) and sign up! Hope to see you there!

Posted by: PHUONG THAO DANG Published:9/11/17
Audience: Homepage


Club Rush Week

Make sure to come to the X-quad from Tuesday to Thursday during lunch to sign up for your favorite clubs! Attached is the Club Rush setup and layout.

 

 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:9/11/17
Audience: Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh Việt Nam

Trường Silver Creek xin kính mời quý phụ huynh tham dự buổi họp phụ huynh học sinh Việt Nam vào Thứ Tư, ngày 13 tháng 9, năm 2017 vào lúc 5:30 chiều tại Hội Trường Raider Hall của nhà trường. Xin quý vị đến sớm để dùng bữa tối và đàm thoại với các phụ huynh khác. Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vị vào thứ tư tuần sau.

 

Xin kính chào quý vị.

Attachments:
Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:9/11/17
Audience: Parents and Homepage


SAT Location Transfer Sign-Ups for Silver Creek Students ONLY

This is the sign-up for Silver Creek Students ONLY who have already registered and paid for the SAT, on October 6th, to transfer his/her location to Silver Creek High School! Deadline to sign up is September 12 by 6:00pm. 

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:9/9/17
Audience: Homepage


FAMILY FUN NIGHT FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITY!

We will need clubs/classes to help us run the games at Family Fun Night on September 15th from 5:45PM-8PM (Times will be verified when closer to the date). Clubs/classes will be in charge of directing the carnival games as a fundraiser. Please fill out this google form if you are interested.
If you have any questions, feel free to loopmail me or Mrs. Seal anytime.
*Please read the description in the google form for further information*

Posted by: VENESSA NGUYEN Published:9/8/17
Audience: Homepage


CSU Showcase Presentation

Have you ever wonder what California State University (CSU) is and where the CSU campuses are? Have you thought about which campus has the major that you are interested in? Are you feeling lost and do not know where to apply?

 

WELL...Wonder no more. Come and get your questions answered about CSU Schools on Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 from 2pm to 3pm in the Library. If you have a 7th Period, you need permission from your 7th period teacher with a note for you to attend this workshop.

 

Please click on the following link to Sign-Up.

 

https://goo.gl/forms/kp1qGwl595ekBe4r2

 

Looking forward to be seeing many of you there.

 

HAVE A GREAT WEEK RAIDERS!!!!!

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:9/7/17
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


STUDENT SECTION: RAIDER TERRITORY

RAIDERS!! It's finally here! Leadership would like to present you our new student section: RAIDER TERRITORY! Make sure to come decked out in Raider Gear every home football game starting this Friday for the Battle for the Orchard Axe against our rival, EV! 

 

 Our two cheers for the student section are down below! Let's show the other schools our Raider Pride! 

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:9/6/17
Audience: Interact Club, Key Club members, Link Crew Leaders, NHS, Red Cross Club and Homepage


Recurring Club Meeting Announcement Request

Use the attached link to submit your club's recurring club meeting announcement request. If your club does not meet weekly, be sure to provide all of the specific dates your club plans to meet.

 

The deadline to complete this form is Sunday, September 24, 1:00pm.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:9/6/17
Audience: Homepage


WIN A $250,000 SCHOLARSHIP!

The Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest offers outstanding math, physics and/or life sciences students the opportunity to create a short video and win $250,000.  Click on the link below and find out how:

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:9/6/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Family Fun Night & Outdoor Movie Night: 9/15

Family Fun Night and Outdoor Movie Night will be held on Friday, September 15 in the X Quad. Join us from 6-8pm for our first annual Family Fun Night carnival, with games, food and music. We hope you'll stay for Outdoor Movie Night immediately following the carnival, where we will feature Monsters University. Admission to both events is free; however, tickets will be sold for games and food. You can purchase a pre-sale wrist band at the School Bank for $20, giving you unlimited access to the games. See the attached flyer for more information.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:9/5/17
Audience: Homepage


Club Rush Meeting

There will be a mandatory meeting for those who turned in club charters regarding Club Rush Week on Wednesday, September 6th in I-2 during lunch!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:9/4/17
Audience: Homepage


Silver Creek Raiders Debate

     Practices on Tuesdays/Thursdays in K-2 

          WALK INS WELCOME ALL YEAR

 

    First PracticeTuesday September 5th

                       Room K-2 

                   3:00pm-5:00pm

                       Free Pizza!

      SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 9TH

            FREE FALL WORKSHOP

 

Buses leave Silver Creek for East Palo Alto at 

8:50am and return at 3:30pm. We offer FREE 

  breakfast and lunch! Come have fun with 

other students from all over the the South Bay!

 

SILVER CREEK HOSTS THE SILICON VALLEY 

SLAM SEASON OPENER SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 23RD

 

ITS NEVER TOO LATE TO JOIN!!!

 

Contact head coach Jimi Morales

          (408) 665-9964

                     or

         jmorales@svudl.org 

 

Posted by: BROOKE LOVEDAY Published:9/1/17
Audience: DEBATE/PUBLIC LEADERSHIP Period 7, P-ENGLISH 4 Period 2, P-ENGLISH 4 Period 3, P-ENGLISH 4 Period 4, P-ENGLISH 4 Period 5, P-ENGLISH 4 Period 6, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


CSU COLLEGE NIGHT -- ALL 23 Campuses

All students, parents and educators are invited to attend this FREE event!

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

 

QUESTIONS? CONTACT US AT
outreach@sjsu.edu or 408-924-2564

 

Location:
SANTA CLARA
CONVENTION CENTER
5001 Great America Pkwy,
Santa Clara, CA 95054

 

FREE PARKING

 

See attached flyer for more information!!!

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:8/30/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


BAKED POTATOES AT BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT!

SUPPORT THE SILVER CREEK DEATH VALLEY TRIP BY EATING A DELICIOUS BAKED POTATO WITH ALL THE FIXINS AT BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT!  

$5.

SALES WILL BEGIN AT 4:45.

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/29/17
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Student Store is Open!!

Heyyyyyyy Raiders!!

 

Come to I2 this Tuesday to buy your Raider apparel and show your Silver Creek pride! We're open during lunch, during 7th, and after school EVERY TUESDAY! You can also pick up any apparel that you purchased at the bank, just make sure to bring your receipt! You can also order online with the link below!

 

Hope to see you there!!

Attachments:
Posted by: ANAISHA PATEL Published:8/28/17
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, DECA, Future Foundation, GreenHelp, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


SAT Prep Lunch Meeting - Wednesday, August 30th (Library)

SENIORS:


If you are interested in signing up for after school SAT Prep classes, please come to our mandatory lunch meeting in the LIBRARY this Wednesday, August 30th.

 

 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:8/28/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


DEATH VALLEY TRIP! ADULT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY!

Hey Silver Creek Raiders!
The 2017 Death Valley Trip is  11/5-11/11!
We need adult volunteers, especially if you own a larger, dependable vehicle that can seat 5+, 4WD preferred but not mandatory.

If your child is attending the trip, please consider accompanying us!  If your child is not going, but you are available from 11/5-11/11 and you love camping, learning, and adventure, please consider accompanying us.  See the "Mission Statement" and Itinerary below for more info.

DATES: 11/5-11/11, 2017

If you are interested in going to DV this year, you must:

1. be at least 26 years old
2. have access to, and/or be able to drive a large vehicle(5 or more person capacity, 4WD preferred)
3. complete the volunteer paperwork process in the link below, which includes: TB test, fingerprinting at ESUHSD District Office (make an appointment with Deb Jensen, last year the cost was $67)
4. give me a copy of your CDL and insurance card.

5. fill out the "Personal Automobile Use" form below.
6. be able to enjoy a week in the desert with 20+ Silver Creek students.

Please message me ASAP if you are interested.

Thanks!

Mr. Henninger

Social Studies Teacher

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/28/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


DEATH VALLEY TRIP! PLEASE TURN IN PAPERWORK TO MR HENNINGER IN E-10 ASAP!

DEATH VALLEY TRIP!  PLEASE TURN IN PAPERWORK TO MR HENNINGER IN E-10 ASAP!

 

ONCE PAPERWORK IS IN YOU CAN SIGN UP TO SELL POTATOES!

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/25/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


California Scholarship Federation: CSF Fall Application

CSF is now accepting applications for the Fall 2017 semester.

 

The California Scholarship Federation (CSF) emphasizes high standards of scholarship and community service for California high school students.

Founded in 1921, the California Scholarship Federation is the oldest scholarship institution in the state of California.

 

We will have a number of great community service events lined up this year, and hope to have you join us.

 

Applications will be due September 15th, and proof of grades must be provided by September 18th.  

 

If you have difficulty finding your report card from last semester, or have any questions about our organization, please see Mr. Taylor in Room E-8.

 

 

 

Posted by: Steve Taylor Published:8/21/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


BITS Club Officer Application

We are looking for students that have the ability to lead this club towards success. BITS is focused around NFTE, the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, where we will compete in competitions throughout the school year focused on product design and marketing.

Link for Application:

http://tiny.cc/85y9my
 
 

Posted by: BRIAN HO Published:8/20/17
Audience: Homepage


STUDENT SCHEDULE CHANGES

Thank you to all teachers, parents and students for being patient with us as we go through the balancing process in student schedules.  As our school continues to grow in size, the amount of movement between classes becomes extremely narrow.  

 

We are very close to ensuring that students have the classes they need to graduate.  We again ask for your patience, as we rush towards the finish line this coming week.

 

Counselors will not be available starting Monday August 21 - Wednesday August 23, 2017.  In order to ensure that we can hear everyone, we will need time to work on the request that students have placed into our office.

 

We truly understand the hardship that this has caused, but please understand this is a necessary step in order to ensure that all students are in the necessary classes for them to graduate.  

 

Thank you again to everyone for your patience.

Posted by: Jonathan Mach Published:8/18/17
Audience: Jonathan Mach, Administration, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Fall Parent-Athlete Meeting

The Fall Parent-Athlete Meeting will be held on Monday night August 21 beginning at 630pm.  This meeting is for ALL Volleyball, Cross Country, Water Polo and Girls Tennis team members and their parents.  The doors to Raider Hall will be open at 6pm for families to arrive and sign in with the program starting at approx 630pm.

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:8/17/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


DEATH VALLEY FIELD STUDIES MEETING TUESDAY 8/22 AT LUNCH IN E-10!

COME FIND OUT ABOUT THE 2017 DEATH VALLEY FIELD STUDIES TRIP!

FORMER DVERS! COME SHARE YOUR MEMORIES WITH THIS YEARS DV GROUP!

 

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/17/17
Audience: P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, Death Valley Field Studies, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


The campus is on Fleek!

Hello Raiders

 

You are totally keeping this campus on fleek by picking up your trash during Break and Lunch. For a school this size, students do leave trash but not too much.

So, keep picking up your trash and throwing it away and if you should happen to see some, it would be a nice gesture to put it in the trash as well as encourage others to throw their trash away. 

Go Raiders!

Ms. Sanford

Posted by: La Price Sanford Published:8/15/17
Audience: La Price Sanford and Homepage


Buy your yearbook at the LOWEST price of the year!

Raiders,

 

Do not miss this opportunity to purchase your yearbook at the lowest price of the year. Do not wait, prices increase soon!

 

Yearbook + ASB card = $80 (yearbook $60/ASB card $20)

UNTIL August 24th

 

Yearbook (without ASB card) = $65

UNTIL September 29th

 


 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:8/13/17
Audience: Parents, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Club Charters Now Available!

Do you want to start a club or charter a returning one? Charters are now available and are being accepted in I-2. You may also print a copy of the charter from the attached file. The deadline for all club charters is August 29, 3pm, to room I-2.

Attachments:
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/13/17
Audience: Homepage


Renaissance Applications Available!

Renaissance is Silver Creek High School's honor roll program, recognizing students' academic achievements. This application is only for student who attended Silver Creek during the Spring 2017 semester. Students who qualify will receive a certificate and a luncheon in their honor.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/13/17
Audience: Homepage


Freshman Leadership Apps Now Available!

Class of 2021: If you would like to join Leadership, stop by I-2 to pick up an application.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/13/17
Audience: Homepage


JNHS 2017-2018 T-Shirt Design Contest

こんにちは!If you haven't already heard, JNHS is having another t-shirt design contest for the 2017-18 school year! All submissions are to be completed by October 4th at 5 PM, so from now, you'll have around a month and a half to work on your designs. The winner will get a free t-shirt with their design! ALL STUDENTS are welcome to participate!

 

The rules are as following:

 

- Your design must include "JNHS" and "SCHS" or "RAIDERS"

- Please use only Raider colors. (Orange, Black, White)

- Please DO NOT use copyrighted images and characters.

- Your design must have some relevance to Japan or Japanese culture.

 

Please submit your designs here!

https://goo.gl/forms/idBY7f2MpalHSlKw2 

Posted by: NHI TRUONG Published:8/11/17
Audience: Japanese National Honor Society and Homepage


Info on joining the National Honor Society

National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. It serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. 

 

If you are interested in joining NHS, please follow the directions in the attached Member Selection Information Packet (MSIP). Feel free to contact Mr. Chan if you have any questions about the selection process or member obligations. It's more than just an honor roll. Do consider the time involved. (See Article VII - Obligations of Members in the attached Chapter Bylaws for more details.) *There will also be an informational meeting in E-11 during lunch on 8/24, Thursday. Officers will be there to answer your questions.

Attachments:
Posted by: Tony Chan Published:8/11/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Girls Tennis Team Tryouts!

If you are interested in joining the girls tennis team this year, there will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, August 15th during lunch in U-21. Tryouts will begin at 3 pm on the tennis courts that day! Make sure to turn in your athletic packet by August 15th and stay hydrated!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:8/10/17
Audience: Homepage


Schedule misplacments

If you are misplaced in a class you may come to the LIBRARY at the following times to fill out a change request form on Monday, August 14, 2017.

 

SENIORS:  7:00 - 8:10  (If you have a first period, you must come BEFORE 1st period as tardies and absences will not be excused)

 

JUNIORS/ SENIORS:  BREAK

 

ALL STUDENTS:  12:30 - 2:00  (If you have a seventh period, you must come AFTER 7th period as tardies and absences will not be excused)

 

We will look to see if it is possible to change start time or change teacher if you have the SAME teacher for the SAME class, but the change is NOT guaranteed.  

 

 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:8/10/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Silver Creek Parking Permits

Dear Silver Creek Community,

 

On behalf of Silver Creek High School Administration, upon further consideration of our parking permit guidelines, we are revising our previous price list to include the following changes:

 

Students are required to have a parking permit when parking on campus, students must only park in the designated parking areas. 

Parking permits are free of charge upon providing proof of a valid Driver's License, proof of insurance and registration to the school bank clerk. Please note that we have a limited number of permits to be issued. 

 

Our growing enrollments have increased the number of concerns for vehicle safety.

 

As always Silver Creek High School strives to ensure the safety of our students and community.

Posted by: Jonathan Mach Published:8/2/17
Audience: Jonathan Mach, Administration, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins, All Grades and Homepage


Want to be on Yearbook staff?

Hello Raiders,

 

If you are interested in being on The Galleon staff there is still room. In yearbook you will learn photography using DSLR cameras, design using industry standard Adobe Suite programs, social media marketing, and will have the opportunity to build your leadership skills. 

 

Be on staff and make new friends, capture the year, and be a part of Silver Creek history.

 

Contact Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org or through School Loop ASAP if you or your friends are interested.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:8/1/17
Audience: All Grades and Homepage


AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY **UPDATED** SUMMER ASSIGNMENT INFO!

Hey 2017-18 APHG students!

 

**IMPORTANT!  SUMMER ASSIGNMENT DUE DATES ***

  1. Cultural Landscape Observation (p.2)DUE Friday 8/11
  2. Map Quiz (List 1)Monday 8/14
  3. Where Children Sleep(p.3-4)DUE Tuesday 8/15 
  4. Media Source Bias Activity DUE Wednesday 8/16

 

Check YOUR 2017-18 SCHEDULE  to see if you are in APHG.

 

See the Summer assignment links to get started!

Read "NEW! READ THIS FIRST" first! (new media source bias activity)

 

Use "EXCELLENT MAP QUIZ WEBSITE" to practice locations.  Get to the highest level!!

 

I'm looking forward to a great year!

Mr. Henninger

 

 

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/1/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins, All Grades and Homepage


Girls Volleyball Tryouts/Condition

Volleyball conditioning starts on Tuesday August 1, 2017.....meet Coach Luescher at the track from 5-630pm; Wednesday and Thursday meet in the gym 5-630pm.  Tryouts begin Friday Aug 4, 2017....JV players 3-5 pm and Varsity players 4-7 in main gym. 

 

All participants must have completed athletic packets turned in to Mrs Sunseri prior to Friday's tryouts.  (packets can be turned in Wed 8/2 630-830pm, Thurs 8/3 10-12 noon and Friday 8/4 215-3 pm)  

 

Call/text coaches if needed: Luescher (408)888-6107 or Argao (415) 760-6373.

 

See you there!

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:7/28/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


~IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER~
Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:7/26/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


School Pictures

School Pictures will be taken during Schedule Pick-up Days:

 

Early Schedule Pick-up with PTSA membership

Monday, July 31, 8am-12pm

 

Grade 9 Schedule Pick-up

Thursday, August 3, 8am-10am

 

Grade 12 Schedule Pick-up

Thursday, August 3, 10am-12pm

 

Grade 10 Schedule Pick-up

Friday, August 4, 8am-10am

 

Grade 11 Schedule Pick-up

Friday, August 4, 10am-12pm

 

Make-ups (for those not yet photographed)

Thursday, August 10

Wednesday, September 20

 

If you would like information regarding ordering your child's portraits, please visit mylifetouch.com for details.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:7/18/17
Audience: Homepage


Athletic Physicals and Packets

Remember, Fall sports tryouts will begin on August 4 and all athletes must have a current physical on file in order to tryout or practice with a team.  A local doctor will be on site at SC to perform Athletic Physicals for athletes on Wed Aug 2 at 630 pm...the cost will be $20 and you need to bring your signed and completed physical paperwork with you.

 

Also, completed packets must be turned in to Mr Niazmand or Mrs Sunseri for approval prior to attending tryouts......We will be available at SC on Wed Aug 2 from 630-830pm and again Thurs Aug 3 from 10-12noon for athletes to turn in their packets.

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:7/17/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Senior Portraits

Senior Portraits by Lifetouch/Prestige are scheduled for the following dates:

 

July 17-21, 10am-5pm, K-1

September 5-8, 3pm-5pm, K-1

 

If you have not yet received your appointment card OR you have questions regarding your appointment, please call Lifetouch/Prestige at 1-888-898-GRAD.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:7/17/17
Audience: Homepage


Class of 2021: Freshman Orientation

Silver Creek is in its second year of Link Crew, a transition program to help incoming freshmen adapt to high school life. Approximately ten freshmen will be assigned to one or two Link Leaders (carefully trained juniors and seniors) creating a crew that is linked for the school year. Crews offer assistance to one another when needed and are encouraged to attend Link Crew events together. We are excited to welcome the class of 2021 at this year’s Link Crew Freshman Orientation on Wednesday, August 2, 8am-12pm in our main gym (located near the tennis courts along Silver Creek Road). All who attend are invited to stay for a free lunch to continue to bond with your crew and make some friends.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:7/16/17
Audience: Homepage


Silicon Valley Urban Debate League Summer Institute FREEEEEEEEE

Want to learn how to speak up for yourself? Or just speak up for something?

 

The Silicon Valley Urban Debate League 2017 Summer Institute is accepting applications from interested high school students. Join us for an amazing week of workshops led by some of the nation's best debate coaches, community building, skill development, and FUN! Transportation, meals, and materials are provided, and it’s all FREE for qualified students! Spaces are limited for this amazing opportunity. For more information please call or email us at summer@svudl.org or 408-337-2493 or go to http://www.svudl.org/summer/registration to register.

Presidents debate. Sports commentators debate. Have you ever tried to talk your parents into letting you go out? You were debating! No matter what you are interested in - business, law, education, politics, even music or sports - you will need to be able to speak your mind with clarity and power. Combining public speaking, critical thinking, teamwork and strategy, debate is a powerful activity to help you develop your positions, speak your mind and respond to those who disagree with you.

 

Thousands of students across America have earned scholarships to college because of debate. Debaters succeed because they learn how to use their voice as a meaningful, powerful tool. College admissions officers know this and look for debaters to recruit them. 

Ask anyone who has done it and they will tell you straight up: debate is fun. Speaking your mind in a competitive situation where people listen to what you say is an amazing feeling. Debate helps you build confidence and use your words to impress friends, parents, teachers, and more. The trophies you win, the friends you gain, the places you travel, all of these make debate an experience you will remember for the rest of your life. Come to the SVUDL Summer Institute and learn what it’s all about! 

Posted by: Phi James Published:6/23/17
Audience: All Grades and Homepage


Attention Incoming Freshmen: Freshman Football Starts Monday June 19th 3 pm at the Stadium

Freshman Football Starts Monday June 19th at 3 PM in the Football Stadium.

Posted by: Hector Flores Published:6/14/17
Audience: Homepage


AP Language and Composition Summer Assignment

If you signed up for or plan to take AP Language for the 2017-2018 school year, please do the following during the summer break: 

 

Summer Assignment 2017 Advanced Placement Language and Composition

This course is about understanding rhetoric, the art of persuasion.  To this end, Ms. Cargill, Mr. Head, and Mrs. Madrigal ask that you start tuning in to the many obvious and subtle ways you are "encouraged" to act, think, or believe a particular way--for instance, why is "encouraged" in quotation marks?  

 

For AP Lang, get used to the idea that "text" can mean something written, a person's body language, or even a picture.  Advertisements, music, editorial cartoons, comic strips, political speeches, photographs, newspaper articles, vlogs, blogs, dogs (maybe?)--what can people use to send messages to you about themselves or about how they think you should be?  For example, will you belong to a certain group by listening to this music?  Does that soda company want you to associate drinking its products with having fun?  Will wearing these jeans make you fit in with the cool kids?  Does agreeing with this individual make you smart?  Does following this group make you safer?  

 

This summer, take a critical view of your world.  Ask yourself the following questions about various texts, and submit them through Google Forms at https://goo.gl/forms/3MCammfdoxKLjNbu2:

 

1. What is the nature of the text (e.g. printed words, a photograph, a commercial)?

2. What is the message of the text?

3. Is the text appealing to your:

A) emotions, like fear, joy, a desire to belong, a need to feel special, etc.?  

B) intelligence?

C) faith?

D) bias?

4. Why does the speaker expect you to believe him/her/it?  Does the speaker have some kind of authority

or superior knowledge? good character? the ability to intimidate?  experience?

 

You should post and explain at least ten examples by 11:59 PM Sunday, August 13.    

 

You may view your submissions and your peers’ on Google Sheets at https://goo.gl/0ZMwkz.

Posted by: Michele Madrigal Published:5/26/17
Audience: P-ENG LANG/COMP/AP Site, P-ENG LANG/COMP/AP Site, Grade 10 and Homepage


2017-18 AP Calculus AB Summer Review Packet

Hello everyone,

 

       If you are taking AP Calculus AB next year, then here is a  packet for you to review before school starts. Have fun!

 

Mrs. Guttal

Posted by: Leena Guttal Published:5/25/17
Audience: Asian Student Union, AWARE, Class of 2012, Math Department, Mu Alpha Theta, Silver Creek Math Team (SCMT), Teachers and Administrators, Tutoree Club, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


2017-2018 English 1A Summer Assignment

2017-2018 English 1A students,

 

It is recommended that you read two texts and the short story this summer.  Come prepared to discuss and write about both texts in the first few weeks of school.  You are also encouraged to read as many books of your choice as you can this summer! You can find all of the books at your local library or used book store; I have also included a .pdf link to Of Mice and Men.

 

Please read:

 

Of Mice and Men

by John Steinbeck

PDF: https://goo.gl/5DJ2wG

 

The Lottery (short story)

by Shirley Jackson

PDF attached

 

And your choice of one of the following (if you have read any of these already, pick a new book):

 

Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes

by Chris Crutcher

 

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

by Benjamin Saenz

 

Freak the Mighty

by Rodman Philbrick

 

The Outsiders

by E.E. Hinton

 

If you have friends or classmates who are still interested in this course, have them email Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org.

 

I’m looking forward to meeting you all.

Warmly,

Ms. King and Ms. Frank

 

Attachments:
Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/24/17
Audience: Homepage


AP Literature and Composition Summer Assignment

AP Literature 2017-2018

Summer Assignment

 

Welcome to AP Literature and Composition!

Your summer assignment is easy.  Please select a book to read over the summer.  That's it!  Read anything you want.

 

During the first few weeks of school, you will use this piece of literature to help define literary merit.

 

Please be sure that you can discuss your choice novel in detail.  You should be able to explain character development, plot structure, themes, symbols, and motifs upon your return.

 

You are not required to annotate, but most students find it helpful.

 

If you're stuck and don't know what to choose, e-mail Ms. Newray! (newrayk@esuhsd.org)

 

Posted by: Ms. Newray Published:5/23/17
Audience: Ms. Newray, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Teachers, Grade 11 and Homepage


Raider Athletic Packets

Attention all Raider athletes, especially Fall athletes......tryouts for all fall sports will be on August 4 and you must have your athletic packet turned in prior to that date.  Be sure to stop by the girls locker room, room L13 or the front office to get your packet.  Check for an update on Schoolloop during the summer for dates that you can turn in your packet to Mrs Sunseri or Mr Niazmand.

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:5/22/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Review Senior issue is out!

The final collection of the Raider Review articles is here!

Some highlights in this issue include:

  • Best Senior Athletes
  • Where Are You Going?
  • Reviews of Harry, Boku, Chance and Guardians
  • Opinions on Sesame Street and the Vogue India Controversy
  • A feature on Dan Nguyen
  • And a personal essay by Emily Lam on her Graphic Design Journey
Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:5/20/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Thank you SC Beautifiers! Save the Date: Week of July 24th 1st Beautification Day of 2017-18

Thank you so much to all the students, staff and parents who volunteered their time at the May 7th Beautification Day and all the other events this year to making our Silver Creek Campus more beautiful!

 

Over the last 7 years, Silver Creek students, parents, teachers, staff and friends have provided more than 7,000 Community Service hours to make our campus beautiful!

 

During the week of July 24th, we will be having our 1st Beautification Day before school starts.  The actual date will be announced later in the summer. If you are interested in helping to plan the event or participating, please fill out the attached Google Form or email me with your contact info; I will add you to the Beautification volunteer email list. 

 

The Class of 2017 is always welcome to come back!  Feel free to pass this link on to any incoming Freshmen and their families. It's fun! Join us!

 

Please let me know if you have ideas for future beautification projects on campus.

 

Thanks again and have a great summer!

 

Susan Williams

Chairman, Beautification Committee 2016-17

President, SCHS PTSA 2017-18

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:5/19/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Yearbook Distribution UPDATED (note: changes to Senior distribution)

 

Please read carefully. Distribution times and dates below.

 

Seniors:

Monday 22nd 2-5:30PM in B2.

Please bring your ID to pick up your pre-ordered book. 

Purchase a yearbook for $90 cash at the school bank starting Tuesday 23rd.

 

Other senior distribution dates:

Any other distribution time. 

 

9-11th Graders:

Date 1: Pre-ordered yearbooks Tuesday 23rd in B2 during or after 7th period. Bring your ID to pick up.

Date 2: Pre-ordered yearbooks Wednesday 24th in B2 after 4th period. Bring your ID to pick up.

 

Other information:

1. You can buy your yearbook until they sell out (there is a limited quantity left). Prices will be $85 until Tuesday 23rd when they raise to $90. Buy online at yearbookforever.com or at the school bank (cash only).

2. Don't know if you purchased a yearbook? Come by B2 and check.

3. This is a student publication where only one edition is printed. We apologize for any errors that may have occurred.

 

Any additional questions can be directed to Ms. King--email: kinge@esuhsd.org.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/18/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Concert on the Lawn! Thursday May 18, 2017 5:30 PM in the X-Quad

Come support the Performing Arts Program this Thursday May 18, 2017 at 5:30 PM in the X-Quad! FREE EVENT for the entire FAMILY!

Posted by: Lydia Martinez, Teacher, Silver Creek High School Published:5/16/17
Audience: Lydia Martinez, P-DANCE PERF Site, P-DANCE SURVEY 1 Site, P-DANCE SURVEY 2 Site, P-FRENCH 1 Site, P-MOD DANCE 2-4 Site, P-THTR DANCE 1-2 Site, P-THTR DANCE 2 Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, Freshman Class of 2013, Silver Creek High School Dance Program, Silver Creek World Travelers, Teachers and Administrators, Parents, Staff, Students, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


AP US History Summer Assignment

Yes future APUSH Students there is a "summer assignment."  But do not worry it is very easy!

Along with competing a few maps and worksheets, students will be expected to read the first two chapters of the textbook and complete vocabulary and review questions.

 

Everything can be found on Schoolloop

APUSH Summer Work

 

Note:  While it is suggested that you have the assignment completed over the summer, it is not required.  Students will not need to turn it in until the second week of school.  However, if you don't wish to be overworked the first week of school perhaps avoid procrastination :)

 

If you have any questions please see Mr. Taylor (before school is out) or email him at: taylors@esuhsd.org

Posted by: Steve Taylor Published:5/15/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Honors Night - Đêm Tuyên Dương - Noche de Honores

Dear Parents,

 

If your student received an Honors Night’s Invitation, we would like to invite you and your student to attend Silver Creek High School’s Honors Night, a celebration of your Student’s Academic Achievement for this school year. It will be held on April MAY 17th at 6:30pm in Raiders Hall. It will be an honor for us to have you and your student present at this celebration. Thank you for your continuing support and we hope to see you there.

 

Kính thưa Quý Phụ Huynh,

 

Nếu con em quý vị nhận được thiệp mời tham dự  Đêm Tuyên Dương học sinh của truường Silver Creek, xin mời quý vị cùng tham dự với con em mình để chúc mừng và chung vui với con em về những thành tích các em đã đạt được. Đêm Tuyên Dương sẽ  được tổ chức vào ngày 17 tháng 5, năm 2017 vào lúc 6:30 chiều trong Hội Trường Raider Hall. Sự hiện diện của quý vị và con em là một vinh dự cho nhà trường. Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vị.

 

Estimados Padres,

 

Si su estudiante recibió una Invitación de la Noche de Honor, nos gustaría invitarle a usted y a su estudiante a asistir a la Noche de Honores de Silver Creek High School, esta es una celebración por el logro académico de su estudiante en este año escolar, la cual se llevará a cabo el dia 17 de abril a las 6:30 pm en el salon de Raiders Hall. Será un honor para nosotros contar con su asistencia y la de su estudiante en esta celebración. Gracias por su continuo apoyo.

Esperamos verlos!

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:5/15/17
Audience: Parents, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


WHAP Summer Assignment (2017)

Are you ready for WHAPture?! Don't get left behind. Click on the attached link for details. Let me know if you have questions.

Mr. Chan (E-11)

Attachments:
Posted by: Tony Chan Published:5/12/17
Audience: Parents, Staff, Grade 09 and Homepage


Dumbledore's Army Last Meeting FRIDAY 5/12!

Stop by U-21 at lunch, May 12th for Dumbledore's Army last meeting! We will be saying our goodbyes and announcing the winner of this years house cup! There will also be a raffle to win a copy of Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix! Graduation leis will be able for pick up to qualifying seniors too because who doesn't want to be graduating from Hogwarts! 

 

!!HOPE TO SEE ALL YOU WIZARDS THERE!! 

And remember, it's wingardium leviOsa, not levioSA :))

 

 

Posted by: ALYSSA NGUYEN Published:5/11/17
Audience: Homepage


Race to Summer Spirit Week

Let the countdown begin because the Race to Summer Spirit Week is almost here! Show your spirit each day and get ready for Creekchella at the end of the week. Race you there, Raiders!

 

Monday, May 15: Tacky Tourist Day

Tuesday, May 16: Patriotic Day

Wednesday, May 17: Surf & Turf Day

Thursday, May 18: Reigning With Pride Day

Friday, May 19: Creekchella 

Attachments:
Posted by: VIVIAN VO Published:5/10/17
Audience: Homepage


Raiders Athletic Awards Night

The Athletic Awards Night will be held on Tuesday May 16 at 630pm in Raider Hall.  Doors will be open at 6pm.  All are welcome to attend.  Come support the athletes of Silver Creek and see who is named the Outstanding Raider, Outstanding Sportsmanship award winner, Scholar Athlete and athletes of the Year.

 

 

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:5/10/17
Audience: Homepage


Red Cross Spring Social (5/12)

Hello Raiders! SCHS's Red Cross Club will be having a spring -themed social this Friday (5/12) at the library! Don't miss out on your chance to chill back after these stressful weeks of AP testing with free food, games, and pictures from our photobooth. We will also be showing one of 2017's most-awaited films... MOANA!!! All are welcome! Hope you guys come through. 

Posted by: SANJANA KANTIPUDI Published:5/9/17
Audience: Homepage


Graduating Seniors: EVC and the San Jose Promise Grant

The San Jose Promise provides a “cost free” education, for up to two academic years, that includes tuition, books, Eco Pass (VTA Transportation), and health fee for qualifying students.

 

For students wishing to apply for the grant, they need only complete and commit to the following steps;

 

 

  • Enroll in and complete a minimum of 12 units each semester

 

 

  • Earn and maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 each semester

 

  • Enroll in and successfully complete math and English courses (in addition to courses within student’s education plan) each semester

 

  • Enroll in and successfully complete a college readiness summer math course if needed

 

  • Attend required appointments with a San José Promise counselor

 

  • Attend required orientations, focus group meetings, writing and math workshops

 

  • Participate in mentorship, internship, civic or community service opportunities

 

We hope you will take advantage of this wonderful opportunity for a quality and affordable education.

 

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. Silver Creek High School lists this information as a courtesy and does not affiliate with or endorse any outside organization.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:5/9/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Band and Choir Pops Concert

Band and Choir Pops Concert Thursday, May 11th at 7pm. General Admission $5.

Attachments:
Posted by: SCOTT MCGLASSON Published:5/9/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


New Math Class: MRWC

Are you a senior next year and need a 4th year of math class? Do you want to prepare for college level math?  

 

Then take MRWC! Its like ERWC but for math.  It is a class designed by the CSUs to help you prepare for college math.  It is class that is can be a bridge between Math 3 to Math Analysis or even Calculus.  See the attached presentation for more information or talk to your math teacher. 

 

Sign up by completing the Google form.

 

Posted by: Mrs. Barrett Published:5/8/17
Audience: Departments and Homepage


Silver Creek Music Department 1st Annual Mattress Fundraiser

The Silver Creek Music Boosters will be hosting their 1st Annual Mattress Fundraiser on Sunday, May 7th from 10am to 5pm in Raider Hall. Save 30% to 50% on name brand mattresses while supporting your students music education. Money raised from this fundraiser will be used to purchase new instruments, music, and uniforms for band and choir. See you there! 

Attachments:
Posted by: SCOTT MCGLASSON Published:5/3/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Buy your 2017 Yearbook for $85 before they sell out

Hello Raiders,

 

Purchase your 2017 yearbook for $85 at the school bank or online at yearbookforever.com. Prices will continue to rise, so don't wait. 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/1/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


BATTLE OF THE TRIBES PRACTICE

Battle of the Tribes is just like FANTASTICS except it's Filipino clubs from other schools like EVHS and MHS competing against each other in skits, dances and games. This year it's going to be held at Silver Creek on May 27th through Silver Creek's very own Filipino Student Union in collaboration with FYC.

 

Sign up here https://goo.gl/forms/oC1QnZTYENTjyMnI3 .

 

Practice is every weekday from 3-5 PM in the L-quad. 

 

Don't miss this oppurtunity to rep Creek one last time this school year! Contact any of the FSU officers for more details/questions/

 

Dominique Brown President

Anika Custodio Vice President

Jennifer Moeung Secretary

Kaitlin Chau Treasurer

Kevin Gagante Spirit Leader 

 

Posted by: DOMINIQUE BROWN Published:5/1/17
Audience: Homepage


LAST BEAUTIFICATION DAY THIS SCHOOL YEAR! Sunday May 7th 8am-12pm Join us! It's fun!

LAST BEAUTIFICATION DAY THIS SCHOOL YEAR!

Sunday May 7th 8am-12pm

Need Community Service Hours??

Want to make Silver Creek more beautiful??

Join us! It's fun!

 

Join us Sunday May 7th 8am -12pm for the Last PTSA Beautification Day for this school year.  Our plan is to weed and pick up up trash on campus.  All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors… 

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do so please bring: 
 
•    Gloves
•    Hand tools
•    Brooms-We need lots!
•    Shovels-We need lots!
•    Clippers
•    Rakes

 

        (Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8am at the Administrative Parking lot before starting any work. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign.  If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work.

 

Need more hours??  Sign up for set-up at 7-8am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7am. You can also help clean up from 12pm-1pm.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate.  This will help us plan the event. 
 
Thanks!  
Susan Williams

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:4/28/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


College Bound

To every Raider, home will always be Silver Creek. Join the Class of 2017 as they represent where their future schools will be. Wear your favorite college apparel and remember to take pictures at the banner. Come out to the X Quad at lunch for the rally! 

Attachments:
Posted by: KENDRICK TRAN Published:4/26/17
Audience: Homepage


SCHS Multicultural Rally 04/26/17

Everyone comes from a different background. Raiders, now is your chance to show off your culture. Dress up in your cultural attire on Wednesday, April 26 and come out to the X Quad for the rally!

Attachments:
Posted by: VIVIAN VO Published:4/24/17
Audience: Homepage


Are you enrolled in Yearbook 2017-2018? Yes, then click. No, but want to be, then click.

Hello future yearbook staffers!

 

If you are currently enrolled in yearbook for the 2017-2018 school year please complete this form. 

 

If you would like to join yearbook, but do not have it on your schedule please complete this form as well.

 

https://goo.gl/forms/obYAYdobWTZhUDgq2

 

If you have questions about this class, come see Ms. King or Editor-in-chief Tiffany Do in B2 at lunch.

Attachments:
Posted by: Ms. King Published:4/24/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh tháng 4, năm 2017

Xin chào quý phụ huynh,

 

Xin chân thành cám ơn quý vị đã tham dự đêm hội họp phụ huynh học sinh Việt Nam rất đông đủ vào tháng 3 vừa qua. Để đúc kết cho năm học 2016-2017 và góp ý về những đề tài cần được đề cập cũng như chuẩn bị cho năm học 2016-2017, xin kính mời quý vị tham dự buổi họp cuối năm:

 

Thứ Tư Ngày 26 tháng 4, năm 2017

Vào lúc  6:00 giờ chiều

Tại thư viện trường Silver Creek High School

 

Xin quý vị ₫ến sớm để dùng bữa chung với nhau.

 

Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vi.

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:4/24/17
Audience: Parents and Homepage


Spring Dance Concert: May 5th and 6th, 2017 (Pre-Sale Tickets on sale through May 2nd)

Come support the Dance Program's Annual Spring Dance Concert Friday May 5th and Saturday May 6th. Bring the whole family to one, two or all of our shows: 

 

May 5th 7:00 PM

May 6th 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM, and 7:00 PM

 

 

Pre-sale tickets available for $5 through May 2nd.

*Tickets may be purchased at the school bank and picked up in X-3 with your receipt.

 

Tickets will also be sold at the door one hour prior to showtime for $7.

 

See you there!

 

Posted by: Lydia Martinez Published:4/24/17
Audience: Homepage


GREEN SOCIETY EARTH DAY SOCIAL

Hey Raiders! 

 

In need of destressing from all that AP exam studying? Are you looking for a way to celebrate Earth Day? Do you want to hang out with friends and express your love for the environment?

 

Then come to Green Society's Earth Day social this Saturday, April 22, from 10 am- 1 pm at Silver Creek Linear Park! :) We'll be walking to the picnic grounds and hold a picnic, as well as play fun games and introduce the new 2017 Green Society officers!

 

Come join us, because our officers are really lichen you! ;) You won't regret it because you'll have a great thyme ;^).

 

If you have any questions or are going, feel free to contact or RSVP through any of the Green Society Officers.

Posted by: DANA LEE Published:4/17/17
Audience: Homepage


Raider Review April Magazine

We pulled the best of the best articles from the past few months and put them together in a 22 page magazine.

Highlights include:

Voices of Diversity

FANTASTICS

Powder Puff

Track and Field

"Hamilton" review

and much more.

Please check it out and share with your friends!

Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:4/14/17
Audience: Ms. Weckesser, Class Pages, ENGLISH 2A Site, Newspaper, Writing Resources, English Department Teachers, Inter Club Council, SC Web Makeover, SCHS Book Club, Teachers and Administrators, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


DAxAA Presents "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

 

Dumbledore's Army and Animal Allies present "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them". We're teaming up to bring you our last social of the year and we're inviting you to get to know the amazing creatures in BOTH our worlds!

We will playing music, having food, taking pictures(at our handmade photobooth), participating in an Herbology(aka planting flowers!) activity for the Save the Bees initiative, and having lots of fun! 

Hope to see you all in the LIBRARY this Friday!

 

 

Posted by: EVELYN CHENG Published:4/12/17
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


SILVER CREEK HIGH SCHOOL LATINO PARENT COALITION SCHOLARSHIP

The Latino Parent Coalition will award 2 separate scholarships in the amount of $500.00 and 1 scholarship in the amount of $1000.00 to the applicants selected who meet the following criteria:

 

•must be an active member of the LPC

•must have an overall Grade Point Average of 2.5 or higher

•must show proof of full-time enrollment to a 2-year college, 4-year university or a vocational program upon graduation

•students with special talents in the visual and performing arts or athletics are encouraged to apply!

•submit an essay responding to the prompt on the application

 

Deadline: May 5, 2017.

 

Pick up the scholarship application from Ms. Rabago in the Counseling Office.

 

 

 

 

 

Posted by: Sylvia Rabago Published:4/11/17
Audience: Parents, Students, Grade 12 and Homepage


Commissioner Candidate Meeting - Last Chance

If you missed the first Commissioner Candidate Meeting (required for any student wishing to apply to Leadership), you have one last chance to attend. Please come to I-2 at lunch on Monday, April 10. If you still need an application, please come see Mrs. Seal in I-2 ASAP, as they are due on Tuesday, April 11. Late applications will not be accepted.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:4/7/17
Audience: Homepage


The Dance Program will be Performing at California's Great America: Sunday April 9, 2017!

Hello Silver Creek Community! Please come support the dancers at the Royal Theater this Sunday April 9, 2017. Special Dance Days rate at California's Great America will be available at guest services for $33, this includes park admission and free entrance to the performance. SCHS will perform from 1-2 PM

 

Hope to see you and your beautiful family there!!! 

Posted by: Lydia Martinez Published:4/5/17
Audience: Homepage


SCHS POLYNESIAN CLUB AND CHOREO CLUB PRESENT: GROOVE FOR KIDS

Hey Raiders! SCHS Choreo Club and Polynesian Club present to you: Groove for Kids! Groove for Kids is a nonprofit charity showcase where all ticket proceeds will be donated to the Child Refugee Crisis in Syria, a project built by the Save The Children foundation. Buy a ticket from any Polynesian or Choreo Club officer starting next Monday, April 10! Come and watch amazing and talented Raiders as they dedicate their performances to children who are in need of a new home.

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:4/4/17
Audience: Interact Club, Key Club members, Link Crew Leaders, NHS, Red Cross Club and Homepage


SCHS POLYNESIAN CLUB APPAREL FORM

SCHS Polynesian Club finally has their first ever apparel!! Pre-order your own Poly long sleeve through 

 

https://goo.gl/forms/Zq0VR9zGWSfI6Au0=\

 

Prices and more information are on the form. REP POLY CREEK!!

 


 

Posted by: JANIELLE CAMANTIGUE Published:4/4/17
Audience: Homepage


GROOVE FOR KIDS: PERFORMERS

Hey Raiders!

 

SCHS Choreo Club and Polynesian Club present to you: Groove for Kids! Groove for Kids is a nonprofit charity showcase that will be held in Raider Hall on Friday, April 14th. All ticket proceeds will be donated to the Child Refugee Crisis in Syria, a project built by the Save The Children foundation. We want amazing and talented individuals and groups of Raiders to perform in this showcase! Submit a video submission to "grooveforkids18@gmail.com" by April 7th, this Friday, by 5pm. 

 

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:4/4/17
Audience: Interact Club, Key Club members, Link Crew Leaders, NHS, Red Cross Club and Homepage


ELAINE & RAY RAVEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Elaine &  Ray Raven Scholarship is for graduating seniors with financial need  who will attend college.  There are scholarships available to students who will go to a 4-year university and for those who will attend a community college.  Your 500 word, typed essay is due April 4th.

 

For details, open the attached document.

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:3/30/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Second Order of LEO Windbreakers?

Did you miss out on the first opportunity to purchase a LEO Windbreaker? Are you interested in purchasing one for 24$? SCHS's LEO club is considering purchasing a second order, but we need YOUR help to make it happen! We need 30 or more orders to make this happen! If you're interested or know anyone who is, please fill out this quick form! (Please fill out this form if you're certain you want to buy one!), if you have any questions, please message a LEO officer through facebook or loopmail or email schsleotastic@gmail.com.

Posted by: MEGHAN DOAN Published:3/28/17
Audience: Homepage


SUNJOKTA NAND LAL VIJ SCHOLARSHIP

Each year Mr. & Mrs. Bhola donate three $1,000 scholarships in memory of Sunjokta Nand Lal Vij.   These scholarships will be awarded to candidates who have faced adversity and overcome hardship.  Candidates should type a 500 word essay about an experience they have had with overcoming adversity.  Type your first and last name and your student I. D. number in the upper right hand corner of your essay.

 

Please address the following points in your essay:  Clearly define the adversity you faced.  How did the challenge affect you?  What did you learn from the experience?   How will the experience affect your future academic and professional goals? Submit your completed essay to your counselor by 3:00 PM April 4th

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:3/28/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES Officer Applications 2017-18

HEY RAIDERS! DO YOU LOVE ANIMALS? DO YOU WANT TO LEAD OTHERS TO HELP THE CREATURES WE SHARE OUR WORLD WITH? THEN YOU SHOULD APPLY TO BE AN ANIMAL ALLIES OFFICER

-------------------------------

APPLICATION HERE >>> https://goo.gl/eFhJzX <<< All applications must be turned in to B5 @Lunch THIS THURSDAY(3/30)


 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:3/27/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Leadership Commissioner Applications

Want to join Leadership, but class office isn't for you? Then you should apply to be a Leadership Commissioner. Applications are available in room I-2 Monday, March 26-Tuesday, April 4. Take a look at the brochure to see which commission best suits you.

 

Important Dates

 

Applications Available

Monday, March 27, 2017

 

Candidate Meeting

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

 

Applications Due

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

 

Candidate Interviews

April 10-26, 2017

 

Selections Announced

Friday, May 28, 2017

Attachments:
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:3/26/17
Audience: Homepage


Adventure Club Officer Positions!

Adventure Club's officer applications are officially open! Click the link below to access them, and don't hesitate to apply!

Attachments:
Posted by: SANYA KAMIDI Published:3/25/17
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, Adventure Club, Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, Williams - Psychology, Yearbook 2014-2015 and Homepage


APPLY FOR ARK OFFICER BOARD FOR 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR

Hey cuties!! 


Interested in making a difference? Well you CAN through acts of random kindness!! ARK Club is accepting applications until March 26th at 11:59 P.M.! We highly encourage you to apply! 

 

Good luck! :)  

 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeaYTGyr5Cgw2f862NrWhv4ZSXvNAkaHyd8HJF25fZw1HDHjg/viewform?c=0&w=1

Posted by: LILI VU Published:3/23/17
Audience: Homepage


ASB Candidate Statements

Be sure to come out to the X Quad at lunch on Thursday to vote for your 2017-2018 ASB Officers! Read their statements below, so you can make an informed choice!

 

ASB PRESIDENT - ZAYN COCHINWALA

Hey SILVER CREEK!! I'm Zayn Cochinwala and I'm running for your 2017-2018 ASB President. After working in a leadership commission, being in class office, and ASB, I know how multiple aspects of our leadership program work. 

 

My passion and dedication towards our school is undeniable, and I hope that I can continue to show that love for our school in senior year, as your President. 

 

VOTE ZAYN!

 

 

ASB VICE PRESIDENT - NICHOLAS GONZALEZ

Hey Raiders! I'm Nicholas Gonzalez and I'm running for ASB Vice President. I've been a part of Student Council/Leadership/Class Office/ASB since elementary school every year since the 6th grade. At Creek, I currently have 3 years in Leadership and that includes 1 year as an ASB officer, so why not finish it off as your Vice President? I'm hard-working, dedicated, and committed to make events at Silver Creek the best that they can be. I care about the enjoyment of the students and their opinions! With all of that being said, vote for me and help me continue to make Silver Creek a place that everyone can love and enjoy

 

 

ASB SECRETARY - BRITNEY BLACK

Hey Raiders! I'm Britney Black and I'm running to be your ASB Secretary. Throughout these last two years in leadership as well as class office I have been able to grow and understand myself more as a leader. Now, not only do I want to influence my class in a greater way but I would like to spread it throughout the whole school. With that, I need your help! Please come out tomorrow and vote for me Britney Black to be your '17-'18 ASB Secretary. 

 

 

ASB TREASURER - VENESSA NGUYEN

After being 2019's class Treasurer and Vice President, I have a good understanding of the hard work and commitment that has to be put into leading others. I am confident that I'll be the perfect voice for not only my class but the entire student body and I'll make sure that all funds will be used to benefit US. I cannot wait to work with all the clubs and classes. Every single vote counts. 

PLEASE VOTE FOR ME VENESSA NGUYEN FOR ASB TREASURER!

 

ASB TREASURER - KEVIN TRAN

Hello Raiders! My name is Kevin Tran and I'm running to be your next ASB Treasurer! If elected, I will bare all my dedication and passion for the betterment of Silver Creek High and its denizens. If given the opportunity, I promise to give voice and concern to the shy, the silent, and the underrepresented. It is my mission to do what I can to improve the structure of Silver Creek, to ensure fair fundings and fundraisers for all clubs, no matter the size. My three years of experience within the Leadership class has taught me a plethora of skills and insights. The strongest of these epiphanies would be my realization of how much I love Silver Creek and every unique raider experience. Vote for innovation. Vote for difference. Vote Tran because together we can!  

 

 

ASB TREASURER - HENRY TRINH

Hey Silver Creek Raiders!!!

My name is Henry Trinh and I am running to be your 2017-2018 ASB Treasurer! Being in Leadership for the past 2 years has taught me many, many valuable lessons and showed me how to love and support my school. I already have experience in the field of Treasurer as I already handle the funds for our school's Student Store. I am so dedicated into helping Silver Creek, and my only goal is to make a positive impact on the majority of students! I want to support our school clubs and I want to make sure that we gain more money for the student body!  I plan on informing club officers on how to manage their accounts and keep up in check with clubs that are not tending to their bank account. I also want to make sure that school funds are being used for Students during business meetings and make sure that students will always benefit from Leadership actions. I am so motivated and so dedicated to helping my lovely school and being elected ASB Treasurer will aid me in helping Silver Creek! I'm here to support and increase the funding for our school, and I'm here to support all you Raiders!

Come out to the X-Quad tomorrow to vote me, Henry Trinh, as your 2017-2018 ASB Treasurer!

Vote for Henry Trinh and your money won't run thin!

 

 

ASB TREASURER - NIKKI VADI

HEY RAIDERS!! This year I decided to run, because I have always wanted to run for a leadership position. But I never gave myself and and others a chance to see how well I can lead. I believe if given the chance I would really make an impact on our school. High school has helped me grow and become a more confident, resonsible and hardworking person. You should vote for me not because you are my friend or know me or just randomly pick me, but because you know that in my own way I will help the school with everything in me, that my creativity, responsibility, compassion and many more leadership skills deserve to be used to help this school. COUNT ON ME TO COUNT FOR YOU! VOTE NIKKI VADI FOR ASB TREASURER!

 

 

ASB CHIEF JUSTICE - PRACHI BHAGAVATHA

Hi everyone! My name is Prachi Bhagavatha, and I am running for your 2017-2018 ASB Chief Justice! This year is my third year in leadership and second year as head of my commission, so I have an enormous amount of experience organizing and planning school activities. I love participating in and leading all our events ranging from the blood drive to FANTASTICS. Also, I am super dedicated and determined to make Silver Creek a better and fun place for everyone where all the students can voice their opinions. I will go that extra mile to make you all smile, so vote me tomorrow for your ASB Chief Justice! You won't regret it!

 

 

ASB CHIEF JUSTICE - CHRISTIAN ZAIA

During my time in leadership, I took note of the importance of an ASB officer (Chief Justice) and now understand the resposibilties and the impact they have on my fellow students. I decided that running for this position will help me accomplish my goal of making a difference for the school. Some of my strengths are that I am motivated, creative, hard-working, passionate, just, and committed to my school. Because I am a well rounded student, having participated in most extracurricular activities, I can bring fair and respectable ideas and judgements to ASB. Now that I have found a position that I believe suits me best, I am ready to take on the responsibilities of Silver Creek's ASB Chief Justice. 

 

 

ASB SPIRIT LEADER - SHANNEN DE OCAMPO

HEEEEYYYY RAIDERS! I am Shannen De Ocampo and I am running for your ASB Spirit Leader of 2017-2018! Ok, the real question here is: Why should you vote for me as your ASB Spirit Leader? Well let me tell you some things that make me qualified for this position. I live for school spirit, I've participated in every school event here in Silver Creek High School sponsored by the Leadership Class. I am cooperative and easy to talk to. I can get loud and hyphy, whenever and wherever! I have the experience with 3 years of leadership, 2 years of class office, 2 years of club office, and 1 year of commission head! It's my passion to speak for ALL students of Silver Creek! I always aspire to positively impact someone's life everyday. I am passionate about ASB, Silver Creek, and you Raiders! Help me reach that goal by voting for me Shannen De Ocampo as your ASB Spirit Leader of 2017-2018!

 

 

ASB SPIRIT LEADER - OLIVIA LERNER

Hi raiders!!!! I'm Olivia Lerner and I'm running for your 2017-2018 ASB Spirit Leader! This job requires lots of school spirit and enthusiasm! I think I would be perfect for this position. First off, I'm a cheerleader! Through cheer I have learned how to support my school and encourage the student body as a whole, whether at rallies, football games or basketball games you'll always see me cheering on my fellow Raiders! I have also had a lot of experience through leadership and community service. I strive to work well with my peers, project an awesome image of a silver creek student, and I'm always super enthusiastic and outgoing. If you know me you know I always have a smile on my face! Whether I'm cheering on the school, dressing up on spirit days, or working with the special needs program i'm always doing it with a positive attitude. I can't wait to see what next year holds for us as a school and I hope you vote for me, Olivia Lerner, for ASB spirit leader so we can work together to make it as positive and fun as possible! I would definitely FLIP out if you voted for me!! 

 

 

ASB SPIRIT LEADER - SERGIO GUIJARRO

My name is Sergio Guijarro and I'm running to be your 2017-2018 ASB Spirit Leader. You may have recognize me from the beginning of the school year when I ran to be the secretary of my wonderful class 2020. I've learned so much great and new things  and met so much great people on the way. I feel like now I'm ready for be something greater. I want you to be excited for when you come to school because of all the new things that I want to show everyone. I want you to feel that you are wanted and respected for the person you are. That's why I want you to feel excited about school and let the true you be set free. I want everyone to know that they are not alone. Let's make this happen one foot at a time and voting me for ASB Spirit Leader. Thank you :)

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:3/22/17
Audience: Homepage


Yearbook Questionnaire: College Decisions Reflection

Seniors: 

Most college decisions have been released this year and yearbook is interested in how you feel about them. Please share your story using the link below for a chance to be featured in the yearbook!  

 

https://goo.gl/forms/Lgjptq2ByOXYZF7e2

Posted by: PHUONG TRAN Published:3/21/17
Audience: Homepage


SCHOLARSHIP NEWS!

     Every year generous donors provide grants and scholarships to help students cover the cost of college.  

     Find college-specific scholarships by going to the financial aid office of the college you will attend.  An example is the Spartan Pride Scholarship being offered to San Jose State Students.  For more information go to http://www.sjsu.edu/faso/Scholarships

 

     The Silver Creek PTSA is sponsoring a $1,000 contest.  Submit your typed single spaced 500 word essay on the topic “How Silver Creek High School Has Prepared Me For Life After High School” to ptsa.silvercreekhs@gmail.com.  Deadline: April 17th

 

     The Gerald & Dorothy Erich Endowment Fund offers $2,000 a year for two years.  Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, submit official transcripts and write an essay about their career plans after they graduate from high school.  Applications must be postmarked March 31, 2017. See your Counselor for an application.

 

     Sunjokta Nand Vij Scholarship offers three $1,000 scholarships to students who have had to overcome hardship in order to achieve academic success and who are financially challenged.  Candidates must submit an essay and provide proof of acceptance to a college.  Deadline: April 4th

 

     ESUHSD Go For It Scholarship offers $2,000 to graduating seniors with a 2.5+ GPA with demonstrated financial need and who have made significant contributions to their school and/or community.  See your counselor for an application.  Deadline: 3:00 PM April 4th 

 

     Use the internet to help you find scholarships!  Go to: www.fastweb.com

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:3/21/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Senior Prom Information

Senior Prom 2017        

The World Awaits

The Cocoanut Grove   

Santa Cruz, CA

Saturday                      

April 29, 2017, 7:00pm-12:00am

 

  • You will need the following to purchase your prom bid:
    • Your Student ID Card
    • Completed Field Trip Authorization & Release Form (a PDF of the form is attached to this news item) – for you & your guest
    • Your guest’s SCHS ID number -OR- Completed Dance Guest Pass Form (a PDF of the form is attached to this news item)
    • Payment (make checks payable to SCHS; write your name & ID number on the check)

 

  • All prom guests must travel to and from the prom via charter bus.

 

  • Prom Check-in will begin at 4:45pm until 6:00pm at SCHS Gym.

 

  • Bid Sales will begin Wednesday, March 29 in I-2. Bid Sales Schedule (lunch & after 6th period):
    • March 29-30
    • April 4-6 (April 6 is the last day to request a refund and to pay by check)
    • April 11-12 (Cash only; no refunds)

 

  • Bid Prices:
    • March 29: $95/person
    • March 30: $105/person
    • April 4-5: $115/person
    • April 6: $125/person
    • April 11-12: $135/person
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:3/21/17
Audience: Homepage


ESUHSD GO FOR IT SCHOLARSHIP!!

Graduating seniors with a GPA above are invited to apply for the $2,000 Go For It Scholarship.  Applicants will be judged based on Financial Need, Academic Achievement, Extracurricular Activities and Service to School and Community.  Candidates should give their completed application to their counselor by April 4, 2017.

 

TO DOWNLOAD your copy of the application, click on the link below.

Attachments:
Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:3/20/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Officer for BC2M

Hey guys! If you're interested in being an officer for BC2M. Please fill this form out! (in the attachments below) For Information contact me at iamericnguyen95@gmail.com.

Attachments:
Posted by: ERIC NGUYEN Published:3/20/17
Audience: Homepage


HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides many scholarships to students of Hispanic heritage.  Graduating high school students who have a GPA between 2.5 and 4.0, and with a demonstrated economic need, should click on the link below for more information. 

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:3/17/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Class Officer Applications

Do you lead and others follow? If so, then YOU should apply to be a class officer! Stop by room I-2 to pick up your application Tuesday, March 21-Tuesday, March 28.

 

Class Officer Important Dates

 

Applications Available in room I-2

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

 

Candidate Meeting in room I-2

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

 

Applications Due to Mrs. Seal in room I-2

Thursday, March 30, 2017

 

Candidate Rally in the X Quad

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

 

Elections in the X Quad

Thursday, April 6, 2017

 

Winners Announced

Friday, April 7, 2017

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:3/16/17
Audience: Homepage


Yearbook Pricing Correction- $80 not $85! BUY NOW!

Raiders,

 

The yearbook is currently selling for $80 NOT $85 until April 24th. 

 

Prices will increase to $95 in May, so do not wait and secure your book at the lowest price.

 

Purchase at the school bank or online at yearbookforever.com. The bank is closed on Fridays.

 

Questions: schsgalleon@gmail.com or B2 at lunch

Posted by: Ms. King Published:3/15/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Silver Creek Community Meeting March 14th at 5:30pm


 

Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:3/9/17
Audience: Elizabeth Cabrera, Parent Center, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Crab Feed March 25th! Join the fun and support the SCHS Japanese Program!

Please support the Silver Creek High School Japanese Program by purchasing tickets to the ESUHSD Educational Foundation's 3rd Annual Crab Feed from the Japanese Program.  

For the Japanese Program to benefit, tickets must be purchased (by Cash or Check) from Nick-Sensei, a member of the Silver Creek Japan Bowl team, or Jennifer Lott at BJNLOTT@YAHOO.COM (408) 896-3944.  

Please purchase by Friday, March 10th to help the Japanese Program.

Thank you for your Support! Go Raiders!

 

    

Nicholas ”Nick-Sensei" Sturtevant

Japanese Language and Culture Teacher

Silver Creek High School 

East Side Union High School District

SturtevantN@esuhsd.org

https://www.facebook.com/schs.japanese/


 

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:3/8/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


ATTENTION SENIORS!!!

The SCHS PTSA is offering five $1000.00 Scholarships for  graduating seniors.  

 These are open to all Silver Creek Seniors who plan on attending community college or a four-year college program.

 

Submit your essay on the topic: "How Silver Creek High School Has Prepared Me For Life After High School." 

Essays must be:

  • In Word format,
  • Times New Roman Font (size 12)
  • Single spaced and
  • 500 words or less

Email your essay to ptsa.silvercreekhs@gmail.com by Monday April 17th.  Essays will be judged for their content and writing on the above prompt. Scholarship winners will be announced at Senior Honors Night. 

 

Thanks,

 

SCHS PTSA

Posted by: Neeta Kapoor Published:3/7/17
Audience: Homepage


SHARE YOUR STORY - Yearbook!

https://goo.gl/forms/JpeMErDT6TkbZWRt1 

 

Do you have a story you'd like to share and have it featured in the yearbook? If so, please fill out this form. If you have any questions, contact me at xtiffanyxlyx@gmail.com . Thanks! 

Posted by: TIFFANY LY Published:3/7/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Japanese National Honor Society, Key Club members, Williams - Psychology and Homepage


LAST DAY FOR JUNIOR PROM BIDS

ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS!

 

Wednesday, March 8th, will be your absolute LAST CHANCE to purchase a Junior Prom Bid and attend this year's Junior Prom at the GlassHouse! Prices are at $90. After Wednesday, you will not be able to purchase a bid. Guest passes must be completed by the time of purchase. Refunds are no longer available. 

 

Message any one of the 2018 officers if you have any issues or concerns!

Posted by: EMILY TRAN Published:3/7/17
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Yearbook price increases Thursday, March 9th to $85!

Raiders!

 

Your yearbook increases to $85 on Thursday the 9th! You can pay with cash or a check at the school bank or online at yearbookforever.com!

 

This book is gorgeous! 

Follow us on SC_Galleon Twitter to stay up to date and see your book.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:3/7/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


CAMBODIAN VARIEGATION UNION CLUB OFFICER APPLICATION

Hey Raiders! Are you of Cambodian descendent or want to know more about the Cambodian Culture? Are you interested in becoming an officer and representing CVU at Silver Creek? Luckily, CVU. are looking for potential candidates for the upcoming year of 2017-2018. FIY: you do not need to be Cambodian!

 

Applications are due by Monday, April 3 by midnight!

 

Posted by: ANNA PHAM Published:3/6/17
Audience: H-Squared and Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh tháng 3, năm 2017

Xin chào quý phụ huynh thân mến,

 

Trường trung học Silver Creek xin chân thành cám ơn quý vi đã tiếp tục hổ trợ nhà trường trong những năm tháng qua. Vì những sự hy sinh của quý vị, nhiều con em của quý vị đã đạt được nhiều thành tích trong lớp cũng như ngoài xã hội.

 

Để tiếp tục có sự liên kết giữa nhà trường và phụ huynh, nhất là tạo điều kiện cho phụ huynh Việt Nam đoàn kết và tương trợ nhau,

 

Xin kính mời quý vị bớt chút thời giờ đến tham dự buổi họp phụ huynh Việt Nam Thứ Tư, ngày 8 tháng 3, năm 2017 vào lúc 6:00 giờ tối tại Thư Viện nhà trường. 

 

Xin quý vị cố gắng đến sớm để dùng bữa và kết thân với nhau. Nếu có gì thắc mắc, xin quý vị liên lạc Thầy Hưng tại email: doh@esuhsd.org hoặc số điện thoại: 408-347-5820. Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vị. 

 

Trường Silver Creek. 

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:3/6/17
Audience: Parents and Homepage


HELPING HOMELESS CLUB OFFICER APPLICATION

Hello RAIDERS!

Are you interested in being an officer for a club? Well look no further! Helping Homeless is looking for applicants to fill up our officer positions for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. 

 

Applications are due Friday, March 17 before midnight.

 

Positions available 

-President/VP

-Secretary

-Treasurer

-Events Coordinator (2 available positions)

 

 

Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:3/6/17
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2016-2017, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Link Crew Leaders, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


SCHS LEO 2017-2018 OFFICER APPLICATION

Hey Raiders! Are you interested in being a club officer? Do you want to be a part of the 2017-2018 LEO Board? Then apply today to become a 2017-2018 LEO Officer! Applications are due 3/14/17 and if you have any questions ask any current LEO Officer!
Positions available
-VP
-Secretary
-Treasurer
-Commissioner(4 Available)
-Historian (Portfolio with 10 Photos and 2 Sample Flyers Required)

Posted by: MEGHAN DOAN Published:3/2/17
Audience: Leo and Homepage


Dove Hill Science School Counselor Interviews

Counselor interviews for Dove Hill's Science School will be on Friday, March 3, 3:00pm at Dove Hill in room 23.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:3/2/17
Audience: Homepage


Silver Creek Community Meeting March 14th at 5:30pm


Silver Creek Community Meeting

March 14, 2017

at 5:30 PM in Raider Hall

 

 


 

Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:3/2/17
Audience: Elizabeth Cabrera, Parent Center, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


AP WAIVER DEADLINE EXTENDED!

The AP waiver deadline has been extended to March 7, 2017 at 3:00 pm.  No waivers are available Friday, March 3 or Monday March 6.  Please come by to pick up the waiver THURSDAY MARCH 2 or TUESDAY MARCH 7.

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:3/1/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SAT Prep Lunch Meeting - Wednesday, March 8 (Library)

JUNIORS!!!!

If you are interested in signing up for after-school SAT Prep Classes, there will be a mandatory lunch meeting in the LIBRARY on Wednesday, March 8th.  Attendance is required and we will have a sign-in sheet upon arrival.  Please arrive at the beginning of lunch and come prepared with any questions you have regarding the class.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:3/1/17
Audience: Grade 11 and Homepage


ATTENTION MJ MONTH PARTICIPANTS!!

Hello MJ Month participants!!

Hope you all had a wonderful break! Please turn in your money to either Evelyn Cheng, Yumna Chowdhury, or Karen Candelaria this THURSDAY, MARCH 2ND in B5 at the end of our meeting! 

 

Posted by: EVELYN CHENG Published:2/28/17
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


Scholarships for Women studying Engineering or Computer Science

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE), Santa Clara, have extended their Scholarship application deadline to March 16, 2017. SWE welcomes applications for (1) high school graduates (Spring 2017) entering college in the fall 2017; (2) college students in undergraduate programs or (3) masters level graduate programs (no PhD or DE programs); and (4) community college pre-engineering programs.

 

See links below for scholarship descriptions and application process:

 

First complete the application (Word document file for the Scholarship APPLICATION, see below links), then gather transcript(s), reference letters (2), test scores, and other relevant info into digital files. Reference letters can be emailed separately by the recommenders to the SWE-SCV Scholarship email address below.

 

Submit all files digitally using this form below (JotForm). You will be able to upload all files through this form.  

 

https://form.jotform.com/SWESCVScholarships/swe-scv-scholarship-2017 

 

Please email SWE_SCV_Scholarships@yahoo.com if you have any questions or if problems with submitting arise.

 

Scholarship Descriptions - Society of Women Engineers Santa Clara Valley 

<https://sites.google.com/site/swescv2/scholarships/scholarship-descriptions>

 

2017 Scholarship Application - Society of Women Engineers Santa Clara Valley

<https://sites.google.com/site/swescv2/scholarships/application>

 

Frequently Asked Questions - Society of Women Engineers Santa Clara Valley

<https://sites.google.com/site/swescv2/scholarships/scholarships-faq>

 

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:2/28/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Stanford University --- Pre-Vet Expo V Sunday April 9, 2017

Pre-Vet Expo V

Sunday April 9, 2017

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Li Ka Shing Center

Stanford University (Medical School Campus)

The day starts with talks by 7 veterinarians in various fields, an informal lunch where 1 or 2 vets will join you at your table, and an afternoon with 3 rotations 1) attend Q & A panels of veterinarians in different fields, 2) attend a Q & A panel of current veterinary students from different veterinary schools, and 3) a chance to read posters on the Pre-vet path to vet school, veterinary specialties, volunteers experiences, and participate in some hands-on activities.

On-Line Pre-registration is required (URL to the website and pre-registration is on the attached flyer and also listed below)

Information on who is eligible to attend and other information is also available on the website.

 

http://med.stanford.edu/compmed/pre-vet.html

 

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/28/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


2019 FANTASTICS T-SHIRTS!!

Hello Raiders!! 

 

The theme of FANTASTICS this year is Disney Villains and 2019's sub-theme will be Dr. Facilier from Princess and the Frog! Join the other side in style by purchasing 2019's T-Shirt! Shirts will be ONLY $20. 

 

If you would like to purchase a shirt, make sure to fill out the attached google form. Payments will be accepted by any 2019 officer in I-2, during break, lunch, and after school by MARCH 1st.

 

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to speak to any of the 2019 officers. 

Attachments:
Posted by: BRITNEY BLACK Published:2/26/17
Audience: Homepage


Friday, February 17, 2017 - Students Dismissed

Due to the high winds and dangerous conditions, Silver Creek High School is beginning to evacuate the campus and will close for the rest of the day. Stay safe, Raiders!

Posted by: Todd Seal Published:2/17/17
Audience: Homepage, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins and Teachers


2018 FANTASTICS Shirt Preorders

Hey Raiders!

 

The Class of 2018 is releasing preorder forms for our FANTASTICS shirts this year. The overall theme of FANTASTICS is Disney Villains and 2018 will be representing Syndrome from the Incredibles! Support the Class of 2018 by purchasing a shirt! Shirts will be $25. Payments will be accepted by any 2018 officer in I-2 during break, lunch, and afterschool. If you fail to pay by March 1st, your order will be canceled. If you have any questions or concern, feel free to reach out to any one of the 2018 officers!


 

Posted by: EMILY TRAN Published:2/16/17
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


ADOBE CODING CLASS

Learn How to Code- A great skill for your personal resume

A free class offered after school starting Thursday, March 9 at 3:00 P.M.  in Room B-7 -

 

Basic Coding Language

Mentors, resources, potential internships

Adobe Certificate

 

See Mr. Certa, Interim Principal or Ms. Aurora Childs, Principal's Secretary to sign up!

 

Posted by: Dino Certa Published:2/16/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


FANTASTICS Shirt: 2017 Seniors

Join us and show your spirit for 2017 by purchasing our last FANTASTICS shirt! You can wear this during our FANTASTICS rally to get counted for spirit points, too. 

Each shirt will be $25 and we will be accepting payments in I-2 to any 2017 officer. Payments are due on February 27th, 2017, if you do not submit your payment by that date, then your order will be cancelled. 

 

Order here!

https://goo.gl/forms/l9vtgu4ANA3TZnW82

 


 

Posted by: TRAN NGUYEN Published:2/16/17
Audience: Homepage


Want to join the 2018 yearbook staff?

Come to an informational meeting Friday, February 17th at lunch in B2.

 

 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:2/15/17
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11 and Homepage


Want to be a teacher? Check out this $2000 scholarship!

See attached for information!!!

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/13/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Assistant Principals, Principals, Students, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


The Renaissance Luncheon is on February 16th!

If you have applied and qualified, you will be receiving an invitation early next week for the luncheon on February 16th in I-2 at 12:15. You will also be receiving your honor roll certificate!

 

Seniors, you will be notified by the end of February if you have earned a cord for graduation. 

 

 

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:2/9/17
Audience: Homepage


PTSA Beautification Day Thank You!

Thank you so much to the 80+ volunteers, including many parents and middle school students,  who participated in Saturday's PTSA Beautification Day.  We concentrated on the preparing the Baseball field for the season by weeding the infield, along the outfield fence and the bullpen.  The baseball team did a great job preparing the bullpen!  NJROTC volunteers collected all the tree branches all over campus that had fallen in the recents storms as well as dead cherry tree that had fallen down. Mr Cardott, his adorable son and a crew of volunteers picked up trash all over campus and weeded around Raider Hall.  Thanks to the early crew (arrived at 7AM!) for weeding the stadium hill and the crew that stayed late to clean up!

 

Thanks to the baseball team and families, Mr. Cardott and his son, Mr. Marr's students, Rodney, NJROTC, Students in Action, California Scholarship Fed, Red Cross, AVID, LEO, Class of 2020, Interact Club, The Boy Scouts, Chaboya Leadership, Quimby Oak Leadership, Bulldog Tech Leadership, Green Society, SCHS PTSA members and all our other students and parents who volunteered!

 

Thanks for supporting the Silver Creek High School PTSA.  Join us!  It's fun!

 

Susan Williams

Chairman Beautification Committee

Silver Creek High School PTSA

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:2/8/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


SAN JOSE STATE WORKSHOPS AT SC!

San Jose State will be conducting workshops on VARIOUS SUBJECTS over five weeks.  While the focus will be SJSU, the information will help all students!  Seating is limited, so sign up quickly!  Priority will be given to the suggested grade level.  The workshops are as follows:

 

ALL WORKSHOPS ARE AT 1:30 (early release days)

in ROOM D-07 (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

 

-February 13, 2017 (Priority SENIORS)   Financing College   REINSTATED BY SJSU

                                            
-February 27, 2017 (Priority SENIORS)   Preparing for Your First Semester of College   


-March 6, 2017       (Priority JUNIORS)    Getting College Ready (Admission Requirements, SAT/ACT,  College Application)


-March 20, 2017     (Priority SJSU Admitted Students)  Next Steps to enrollment into SJSU


-March 27, 2017     (Priority ALL STUDENTS)  Spartan Story -- STUDENT PANEL

 

PLEASE CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK TO SIGN UP:

 

https://goo.gl/forms/pXoKUgIS3woma0zk1

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/6/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SIGN UP FOR AP EXAMS NOW!!

Students enrolled in an AP courses have the opportunity to leave high school with college credit!  To take the AP Exam you need  to go to the bank!!   Students who qualify for a waiver need to see Ms. Mejia in the Counseling Department.  Sign up with Ms. Ghantiwala in the School Bank.  For more information, download the attached flier.  DO IT TODAY!!

Attachments:
Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:2/6/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Adventure Club Succulent Valentine Grams!

Do you wanna show a friend or special someone how much you care about them? Get them an Adventure Club Valentine Gram! We'll be selling succulents with a personalized message for $5! Place your order and get your money in ASAP to make sure your order is complete! The last day to place your order and turn in money is this Friday, February 10th! 

 

Posted by: SANYA KAMIDI Published:2/4/17
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, Adventure Club, Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, Williams - Psychology, Yearbook 2014-2015 and Homepage


STEVE YOUNG TOYOTA SCHOLARSHIP

This $2,500 scholarship is awarded annually to one male and one female college-bound high school senior ($2,500 each), whose academic and athletic careers have been exemplary and whose personal standards and accomplishments are a positive model for others.

 

See attached.

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/3/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Assistant Principals, Principals, Staff, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


100 tickets are available for ESUHSD students and their families to attend the CSU Folklorico Showcase on Saturday February 18, 2017 at 6pm at the Hammer Theatre Center.  

I am writing to you regarding a unique opportunity that the Office of the Vice President of Student Affairs and the Office of Campus and Community Relations are providing for students in the East Side Union High School District. 

 

100 tickets are available for ESUHSD students and their families to attend the CSU Folklorico Showcase on Saturday February 18, 2017 at 6pm at the Hammer Theatre Center.  

 

The CSU Folklórico Showcase aims to promote higher education by exposing students with a passion for folklórico to the various California State Universities with folklórico groups. This year the showcase will include a record number of eight participating groups including groups from Sonoma State University, Fresno State University, CSU Channel Islands, CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge, CSU Long Beach, CSU San Marcos and San José State University. 

 

We invite students and their families to enjoy a night with passionate dancers from these eight CSU campuses as they showcase their commitment to diversity, higher education and Mexican folklore. This event is open to the public.

 

Ticket prices: General Admission - $25, SJSU community / Senior Citizens w/ID - $15,  High School Students w/ID and Children - $10. Plus taxes and fees. 

 

For the special sponsored tickets, students must go to the following link: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/968369/prm/SESP and select the age appropriate ticket that says "ESUHSD sponsored".

 

They can also use the promo code SESP to get access to these tickets.  There is a limit of 4 tickets per order, and a limit of 100 total seats available.

 

 

-- 

Amanda Aldama
Admissions Counselor/Recruiter

Spartan East Side Promise Coordinator

Student Outreach and Recruitment

(408) 924-2554

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/3/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Silicon Valley Community Foundation VARIOUS Scholarship Programs for SENIORS

Silicon Valley Community Foundation administers a variety of scholarship programs that grant up to $40,000 to students graduating from high school, attending college or graduate school, as well as those re-entering college.

 

See attached for MANY scholarship opportunities!!!!

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Attachments:
Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/3/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Teachers and Administrators, Assistant Principals, Principals, Staff, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


SENIORS -- De Anza College Application, Placement Test and College Counseling Sessions Sign Up

By signing up below, You are agreeing to attend ALL THREE sessions!  Seats will be assigned on first to sign up basis. Seats will be released, if you do not arrive on time, for students who did not make it into the session.  

 

SEATING IS LIMITED, SO SIGN UP NOW!

 

The sessions are as follows:

 

March 6, 2017          1:30 - 3:00  Application W/S           Location: TBA
March 13, 2017        1:30 - 4:30  Placement tests          Location: TBA
March 28, 2017        2:00 - 3:30  College Counseling     Location:TBA

 

Click on the link and fill in the form.

 

https://goo.gl/forms/a2LDbhoBf2yiOVjh2

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:2/3/17
Audience: Teachers and Administrators, Assistant Principals, Principals, Staff, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITY FOR SILVER CREEK STUDENT PROM MAKEUP ARTISTS/PHOTOGRAPHERS ETC.

With prom season is coming up, journalism will be working on a prom guide/directory for prom-goers, featuring the information of Silver Creek students who offer prom services (hair, makeup, nails, photography, etc).

 

If you are a makeup artist, photographer, etc. that would like to be featured, contact Rose Nguyen.

(FB: Rose Nguyen, Twitter: @r0senguyen)

 

This is a great opportunity to advertise your services to the school :)

Posted by: ROSE NGUYEN Published:2/2/17
Audience: Homepage


U C SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

To learn about scholarships offered to University of California students go to the school's website and click on the financial aid office link.  As an example, the websites of U C Irvine, UCLA and U C Santa Cruz offer many different scholarship opportunities.  Take the time to search the campus website and you are sure to find a scholarship that meets your need. To learn more, click on the links below:

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:2/2/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


**RAIN OR SHINE** Sat Feb 4th 8am-12pm PTSA Beautification! Join us! It's fun!

****RAIN OR SHINE***

Need Community Service Hours??

Want to make Silver Creek more beautiful??

Join us! It's fun!

 

Rain or Shine! Join us Saturday Feb 4th 8am -12pm for the PTSA Beautification Day.  Our plan is clean up the baseball field for the upcoming season and if we have time to weed and pick up up trash on campus. With rain in the forecast, please remember to wear appropriate shoes and rain gear! All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors… 

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do so please bring: 
 
•    Gloves
•    Hand tools
•    Brooms-We need lots!
•    Shovels-We need lots!
•    Clippers
•    Rakes

 

        (Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8am at the Baseball field before starting any work. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign.  If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work. All middle school students must be accompanied by an adult at this event.

 

Need more hours??  Sign up for set-up at 7-8am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7am. You can also help clean up from 12pm-1pm.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate.  This will help us plan the event. 
 
Thanks!  
Susan Williams

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:2/2/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


LAST WEEK FOR JUNIOR PROM BID SALES

Hey Raiders!
 
This year, our theme for Junior Prom is A Whole New World. Prom will take place at The GlassHouse from 7-11PM on March 25th! Junior Prom Bid Sales will start Thursday, Febuary 2nd, during lunch and after 7th. The current price for bids are $85! This is the last week for you to purchase a bid. If you are paying with a check, make sure you bring extra cash just in case you don't make the cut off for prices. More information about pricing and sale dates will be on the flier attached below. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact any 2018 officer! 

 


 

Attachments:
Posted by: EMILY TRAN Published:2/1/17
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Animal Allies Meets TOMORROW(2/2) @Lunch in B5!

Reminder to all of you lovely Raiders that Animal Allies will be meeting TOMORROW(FEB 2ND) AT LUNCH in B5!

 

Tune in for new announcements, and new ways to help animals!

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:2/1/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Choreo Club shirts for $15!!

Help and support Silver Creek's Choreo Club by purchasing a shirt! To buy one, you must pay at the school bank then show one of the Choreo Club officers your receipt. Hurry and buy while supplies last! 

Posted by: AMARA SLEDD Published:1/31/17
Audience: Homepage


HOW TO PAY FOR COLLEGE?

Congratulations!  You have worked hard and you have been accepted to the college of your dreams.  Now, how will you pay your tuition? One of the best sources for scholarship information is the college financial aid office.  As an example, the websites of CSU Chico, Northridge, San Francisco State, and San Jose State University offer a wide assortment of financial resources.  Scholarships are offered for specific majors, specific GPA’s and by class level.  To learn more, click on the links below:

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:1/31/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


JOB FAIR FEBRUARY 9, 2017

See attached flyer for more information!

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/30/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


FSU: Battle of the Tribes Mandatory Meeting this Wednesday during lunch in L4!

To all students interested in participating in Battle of the Tribes this May, there is a mandatory meeting this Wednesday, February 1st in Mr. Agoylo's room (L4) during lunch!

 

Your presence is requested because the FSU officers need your opinions concerning the theme and date of BOTT. We will be answering your questions about BOTT during this meeting and giving you information about how you can be a more active member in your community!

 

If your questions cannot wait, please feel free to Facebook message any one of our officers.

 

Dominique Brown President

Anika Custodio Vice President

Jennifer Moeung Secretary

Kaitlin Chau Treasurer

Kevin Gagante Spirit Leader

Posted by: DOMINIQUE BROWN Published:1/29/17
Audience: Homepage


Baby Ads for Yearbook-- 3 pages left for purchase

Hello Parents of Seniors,

 

If you were not able to purchase space in the yearbook for your graduating senior, we have a few pages left.

 

Because of the limited space, I am requesting that you email me for more information. Spaces will be first come, first serve so please contact me immediately.

 

Ms. Erica King email: kinge@esuhsd.org

Posted by: Ms. King Published:1/27/17
Audience: Parents, Grade 12 and Homepage


LOCAL COMMUNITY HEROES SCHOLARSHIP

Local Community Heroes will grant as many as twenty $1,000.00 scholarships to local high school graduates.  Scholarship candidates must have a clear goal, a strong GPA and must have made a major contribution to the community in which they live.  This opportunity is available to seniors who will pursue post secondary education in a four-year university, community college or vocational school.  For more information, click on the link below

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:1/27/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


REGISTER FOR AP EXAMS BEGINNING FEB 6

Enrolled in an AP course?  You WILL take the AP Exam!!  Take advantage of this opportunity to earn college credit!  Students who qualify for a waiver need to see Ms. Mejia in the Counseling Department.  Sign up with Ms. Ghantiwala in the School Bank.  For more information, download the attached flier.

Attachments:
Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:1/26/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


YEARBOOK: Appreciation for Your Family Member

https://goo.gl/forms/uen7iDLxJVpU3EU82

 

Do you have a family member that you appreciate greatly and want to be featured in the yearbook? If so, please fill out this form as soon as possible and we'll get back to you! Thanks! 

Posted by: TIFFANY LY Published:1/26/17
Audience: Homepage


Yearbook's 2016 Top Trends

Please help the Yearbook staff choose the top five trends in 2016. 

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Posted by: JANNET NGUYEN Published:1/24/17
Audience: Homepage


ELECTIVE FAIR FEBRUARY 1 & 2

Come explore the delicious menu of Silver Creek elective courses  at the Raider Elective Fair Wednesday, February 1st and Thursday February 2nd  at lunch.   Future scientists, mathematicians, artists, linguists, social scientists and kinesiologists -- this is the time to explore the many opportunities available to you!  Pick up the map of events Monday or Tuesday from Ms. Diep in Counseling.

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:1/24/17
Audience: Evelyn Sanchez, ACADEMICS, Departments, Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES CARAVAN at SJCC Feb. 16th

Thursday, February 16th Evergreen Valley College and San Jose City College will be hosting HBCU (Historically Black Colleges or Universities) between the hours of 10:00am to 1:00pm. The caravan will take place in the San Jose City College Student Center.  Students will be able to apply and possibly be accepted on the spot to a Historically Black College or University.  For more information click on the attached flier.

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:1/24/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


PSAT Results Night - Tuesday, January 31st

PSAT Results Night

 

Tuesday, January 31st

 

6:00PM

 

Raider Hall

 

*Pick up your official PSAT score report and understand how to read your results!

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/24/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Pizza with the Mayor!

Hi guys,

 

Sorry for the extremely late notice! Those who are free today from 5pm - 6pm should attend this Youth Leaders' Gathering where you get to eat pizza with the mayor. :D

 

All of this is free, including the opportunity to voice what you think will benefit our city.

 

Here's the link to sign up: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event;jsessionid=BDF5FA271CE0D5C218A5624D43B6A33A.worker_registrant?llr=ffcsvncab&oeidk=a07edpc5if08a4994b9

Posted by: TIFFANY NGUYEN Published:1/23/17
Audience: Homepage


The Young Placemakers (YP) is currently accepting applications!

Good morning ESUHSD
 

My friends at the City of San Jose PRNS wanted me to share with you this great opportunity for high school students in San Jose.

The Young Placemakers (YP) is currently accepting applications!

 This opportunity will empower youth to identify neglected spaces within San José and implement their own placemaking “activation”. An “activation” is an event that is creatively organized with the intention of bringing public activity into a given space (i.e. a park, a street, a building, etc.). As a participant, you will learn more about the theories behind placemaking, learn about the process that goes into organizing activations, and gain professional skills (i.e. marketing, event production, and budget management) along the way. 

There is no cost to participate in Young Placemakers. If requested, you may receive community service hours and letters of recommendation. Equal consideration will be given to all applicants who meet the requirements listed below. To apply to become a Young Placemaker, please complete the application and submit by January 31st, 2017 by 5:00 PM.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Applicant must currently live in San José.
  • Applicant must currently be enrolled in and attending high school (public, private, or charter).
  • Applicant must be able to commit to all meetings (see Time Commitment) and any additional meetings required the week of the YP activation.
  • Applicant must be able to attend the YP activation, which will take place between June 21st and June 30th.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Selected participants will be required to attend a 10-week training course about placemaking.
  • Selected participants will develop, plan, and implement a concept for the placemaking activation.
  • With staff support and guidance, selected participants will create and implement a marketing strategy, recruit volunteers, and coordinate the logistics for the activation.
  • With staff support and guidance, selected participants will manage and run the final activation.


TIME COMMITMENT

  • Selected participants must be available to meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday from the date of selection through June 30, 2017.
  • Selected participants may be required to attend additional meetings the week of the final activation (which will be scheduled between June 21st and June 30th.)
  • Parents/guardians will be required to attend an orientation with youth who are selected for the program on Wednesday, February 15th at 6:00pm.
  • If a participant misses more than two (2) consecutive meetings without notification, their placement will be re-evaluated and may be subject to termination (at which time any service hours and/or letters of recommendation may be revoked).
  • Up to two (2) excused absences may be allowed if the lead advisor is notified 48 hours in advance. Excuses must be valid.


Qualified candidates will be contact by phone or e-mail to schedule an interview date and time within 1-2 weeks of the application deadline. Interviews for selected candidates will be scheduled on Thursday, February 9th and Friday, February 10th between 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

If you have any questions regarding the Young Placemakers opportunity, please contact Zacharias Mendez by email at Zacharias.mendez@sanjoseca.gov or by phone at(408) 793-4171.

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/20/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Senior Quote Form (Click)

Seniors,

 

Fill out this form to submit your Senior Quote: https://goo.gl/bKgvYH. 

Please read the rules completely. 

 

Due: Wednesday, Feb. 1

 

Send questions to Kat Lomu and Jannet Nguyen at schsgalleon@gmail.com

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Posted by: Ms. King Published:1/19/17
Audience: Grade 12 and Homepage


SENIOR QUOTES

Hey, Seniors!

 

Your Senior Quotes are now being accepted by Yearbook, and they are due by February 1, 2017.

 

Submit them here:

https://goo.gl/bKgvYH

Please read the form carefully!

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Posted by: KATREXINA LOMU Published:1/19/17
Audience: ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, Anime Club, Death Valley Field Studies, Green Society, HUGS, Innvision Club, Interact Club, JSA (Junior Statesmen of America), Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MAKE A WISH, MSA, Pokemon Go Green, Red Cross Club, Sikh Honor and Service Society (SHSS), UNICEF Club and Homepage


Want to be featured in the yearbook? Fill out this survey!

Hey Raiders!!

 

Please fill out this quick survey for the yearbook! We really appreciate it :)

Posted by: CLARIZZA LAINE ALDEA Published:1/19/17
Audience: Homepage


Cash for College Day - Saturday, January 21st

Senator Jim Beall & Assembly Member Ash Kalra invite you to a FREE

 

Cash for College Day

 

Learn how to fund your college tuition and successfully apply for financial assistance

 

Silver Creek High School

Saturday, January 21, 2017

9:00-1:00pm

 

*See attached flyer for more information

 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/19/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


SAVE THE DATE! 2/4 8am-12pm Beautification Day! Join us! It's fun!

Need Community Service Hours??

Want to make Silver Creek more beautiful??

Join us! It's fun!

 

Join us Saturday Feb 4th 8am -12pm for the PTSA Beautification Day.  Our plan is clean up the baseball field for the upcoming season and if we have time to weed and pick up up trash on campus.  All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors… 

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do so please bring: 
 
•    Gloves
•    Hand tools
•    Brooms-We need lots!
•    Shovels-We need lots!
•    Clippers
•    Rakes

 

        (Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8am at the Baseball field before starting any work. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign.  If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work.

 

Need more hours??  Sign up for set-up at 7-8am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7am. You can also help clean up from 12pm-1pm.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate. This will help us plan the event. 
 
Thanks!  
Susan Williams

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:1/19/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Animal Allies meets TODAY(1/19) in B5 @Lunch!

***see the attached flyer for details!***

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:1/19/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


SIGN UP FOR AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY! INFORMATION IN E-10 AT LUNCH THURS/FRI. 1/19-1/20 and AP NIGHT 1/18 @6:30PM

SIGN UP FOR AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY!

INFORMATION IN E-10 AT LUNCH THURS/FRI. 1/19-1/20

and AP NIGHT 1/18 @6:30PM

 

What is globalization?

 

How and why did China become the BIGGEST ECONOMY in the world?

 

Where does what we buy come from, and why?

 

What forces cause and resolve conflicts around the world?

 

How does culture spread throughout the world?

 

Why is Japan's population shrinking while India's population is increasing?

 

How are maps made?

 

Can living in cities solve environmental problems?

 

If these questions interest you, sign up for AP Human Geography, a very SPATIAL class.

 

SEE MR HENNINGER IN E-10 FOR MORE INFORMATION!

 

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:1/18/17
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, Adventure Club, AWARE, Beautification Group, Conservation Corporation, DEATH VALLEY CHAPERONES, Death Valley Field Studies, ECO FASHION SHOW, Fashion Club, Film Club, Interact Club, MAKE A WISH, Poetry Club, SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Silver Creek Swim Team, Social Science Department, SUSTAINABILITY DECATHLON, Teachers and Administrators, UKULELE CLUB!!!, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Cesar E. Chavez Scholarship Fund

The purpose of the Chavez Family Vision Inc. is to establish a program of financial assistance to qualified students at East Side Union High School District.

 

Please see attachment for requirements and application. Application must be post marked by Friday, February 3, 2017.

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/17/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Xi Zeta Zeta Educational Foundation scholarship

Greetings! On today, the 2017 MLK Day of Service, I am pleased to announce the availability of the Xi Zeta Zeta Educational Foundation scholarship application packet.  The members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, and the Xi Zeta Zeta Educational Foundation are committed to service within our communities not just today but on an on-going basis.

 

In this packet, you will find information about the Foundation, key dates, and the application form. Please note that, with the exception of official transcripts (which must be sent via mail), all application materials (form, references, and essay) must be submitted electronically to xzz.edufound@gmail.com.  The deadline for submissions is February 3, 2017.

 

 

We know that there are many high-school seniors throughout Santa Clara County that are well-qualified for this scholarship.  We invite you to forward and share this packet with them.  The packet can also be obtained via the Foundation's web site at http://www.casouthbayzetas.org/xzz-educational-foundation. We look forward to receiving their completed packets.

 

Sincerely,

Katherine House, Scholarship Chair

Xi Zeta Zeta Educational Foundation

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated

 

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/17/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Assistant Principals, Principals, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


Southeast Asian Union (SEA-U) University of California—Santa Barbara,  all-expense paid, overnight Youth Conference at UCSB

Southeast Asian Union (SEA-U) from the University of California—Santa Barbara, would like to invite you to an all-expense paid, overnight Youth Conference at UCSB on April 15th, 2017 to April 16th, 2017. Within this Youth Conference, you will be able to engage with other students from the Bay Area, Los Angeles, and Orange County.

 

SEA-U’s primary goal within the Youth Conference is to provide information about college, and host multiple workshops and discussions where students will have the opportunity to self-reflect and have a deeper understanding of the Southeast Asian community. If you are interested and identify as a High School Student (9th-11th grade) in the Oakland, South Bay Area, Orange County, or Los Angeles please feel free to apply!

Application link: 
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdw5NAMmKYE3Bof-wuJQFgCE3MMfPxxESjz2CFt0fX0Ct8AYg/viewform?c=0&w=1

 

If you have any other questions or concerns please email us at southeastasianunion@gmail.com.

 

-Robirt Kong
UCSB SEA-U Scouting Chair 2016-17

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/17/17
Audience: Assistant Principals, Principals, Teachers, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11 and Homepage


(1/20) SCHS Annual Winter Formal: A Night In Narnia

Come and take a step inside Silver Creek High School’s Annual Winter Formal: A Night In Narnia, hosted by the seniors! This will be the FIRST FORMAL DANCE of the year! Flipbook as well as a Photo Booth will be available during this event. Tickets will be SOLD IN I-2. 


 

Posted by: BENJAMIN HUYNH Published:1/15/17
Audience: Homepage


ATTENTION SWIMMERS AND DIVERS:

Hi swimmers and divers!!

 

Here are the requirements to join the team: 
1. Conditioning starts Tuesday (1/17) from 3-4 PM in the weight room! It will be Tuesday through Thursday each week. 
2. Practice officially begins on February 1st at EV's pool. There will be a bus at 4:30 PM at Silver Creek to take us to practice every day. Practice is every weekday until 7 PM (ish). 
3. Turn in your stamped orange cards to Mark Brogan, or any other team captains (Jenny Truong, Hellen Truong, Elizabeth Chau, Ivy Nguyen)! These are due before practice begins (2/1). 
4. Team fees must be paid to the bank. More info to come next week. 
5. Anyone missing practice must inform both a coach AND a captain. Club swimmers: you are required to come to practice only the day before meets!

Upcoming Dates: 
1/17 Conditioning begins 
2/1 Practice begins 
2/27 Swim-A-Thon and time trials this week!
3/2 First meet

Also, please help with baked potato fundraisers as much as you can—either through donations or volunteering your time! Fundraisers will be on Wednesdays in E10.

 

And again, no experience is necessary to join, everyone is welcome!!!

Posted by: JENNY TRUONG Published:1/14/17
Audience: Homepage


Annual Blood Drive

Sign-ups for our annual blood drive on February 3rd begin on Tuesday, January 17th! Come on by to I-2 during lunch to sign up and save a life. You must be 16 years old to donate blood!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:1/13/17
Audience: Homepage


(1/20) SCHS Annual Winter Formal: A Night In Narnia

Come and take a step inside Silver Creek High School’s Annual Winter Formal: A Night In Narnia, hosted by the seniors! This will be the FIRST FORMAL DANCE of the year! Flipbook as well as a Photo Booth will be available during this event. Tickets will be sold inside I-2 during Lunch-During 7th-After School.

Posted by: BENJAMIN HUYNH Published:1/13/17
Audience: Homepage


LEO WINDBREAKERS AND SHIRTS!

Hey Raiders! LEO Club will be selling Windbreakers and T-Shirts until January 20th. Support LEO by buying our gear! If you plan on purchasing a windbreaker or shirt, please fill out the form below and then pay at the school bank. Prices and pictures are included in the form. If you have any questions, contact any of the LEO Officers at schsleotastic@gmail.com

P.S. The LEO Windbreakers will NOT have hoods, so please disregard the images on the form!

Posted by: MEGHAN DOAN Published:1/12/17
Audience: Leo and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES MEETING TOMORROW(1/12) @LUNCH IN B5

***PLEASE NOTE THE LOCATION CHANGE***


 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:1/11/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


The Santa Clara Valley SWE scholarship

Dear Students, Parents, High Schools, College and Organizations:      

 

The Santa Clara Valley SWE scholarship applications for 2017 are now open. The deadline is March 1, 2017. Winners will be notified in April and honored at our scholarship luncheon in early May.

 

Society of Women Engineers (SWE), founded in 1950, is a not-for-profit organization that supports professional and collegiate female engineers through professional development and career guidance programs. The organization has a goal to encourage more females in the field of engineering and technology through scholarships and outreach programs.

 

Each year the Santa Clara Valley section of SWE awards several scholarships, primarily on the basis of scholastic achievement, motivation and interest in engineering demonstrated in the application form. We also provide need-based scholarships. We would greatly appreciate if you can help us inform qualified candidates about this scholarship program.

2017 SWE-SCV Scholarships

Scholarship recipients will be awarded $1,000 to $2500 for tuition expenses. Read more about our scholarship namesakes below.

  • Irmgard Flugge-Lotz Scholarship
  • Al Gardner Scholarship
  • Mary G. Ross Scholarship
  • Esther Williams Scholarship
  • Mary Nell Rogers
  • SanDisk Scholarship
  • Others

 

 

Please visit the following website to obtain the application and relevant documentation:http://www.swescv.com/scholarships

Student Eligibility Requirements

Female high school seniors, college and graduate students pursuing a BS and/or MS in engineering or computer science are eligible for these scholarships, as well as community college students pursuing a path to those fields. Students should be enrolled full time and attend college that has ABET or CSAB accredited engineering programs. Other interdisciplinary engineering or computer science programs may qualify as well. If you program is one of these, please write SWE_SCV_Scholarships@yahoo.com to find out if your program is accepted. 

Applicants must be a permanent resident of or attend school in the South San Francisco Bay Area, which are located in the following zip codes: 94002-94003, 94010-94011, 94018-94028, 94030, 94035, 94037-94043, 94059-94065, 94070-94071, 94074, 94086-94091, 943**, 944**, 94536-94546, 94552, 94555, 94557, 94560, 94587, 950**, 951**

The Scholarship Application Process

We are currently accepting applications. The submission deadline is March 1, 2017.

Please read the Tips for Success and Frequently Asked Questions before beginning the application. Personal and financial information will be held in strict confidence. If a question does not apply, indicate “N/A.” If you need more space to answer questions, please leverage the "comments" section.

Please note that your application is not complete until the scholarship committee has received the following, via the JotForm link upload (see notes on 2017 Scholarship Application:)  

  • Completed application (follow links to download application (see files at bottom of that page) and resume template
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Official copy of standardized test score(s) 
  • Official transcript

All documents should be submitted via the JotForm input process. Any missing files or questions, write to SWE_SCV_Scholarships@yahoo.com 

Mailing address is (only if needed) 
        SWE- Society of Women Engineers - Scholarships 
        Santa Clara Valley Section 
        PO Box 61333 Sunnyvale, CA 94088-1333

Selection & Payment of Scholarship

Applicants will be notified in April and honored at our Scholarship Luncheon in May 2017.

Proof of enrollment will be requested at the beginning of the school year. Once proof is received and accepted, the scholarship will be paid directly to the college/university's bursar's office. Each receipt will be required to submit a verification of enrollment document (on the institution’s letterhead) to SWE-SCV and must contain the following information:

  1. Current engineering and/or computer science program of study (this means you must declare a major in engineering and/or computer science by winter semester/quarter)
  2. Semester enrolled
  3. Number of credits you are taking
  4. Current classes you are taking (Please note that your course work must be engineering and/or computer science related)
  5. The document you provide must be a verification of enrollment document that is on your institution’s letterhead. This document can be obtained by your institution’s bursar's office.

If you have any questions, please contact us at swe_scv_scholarships@yahoo.com.

 

For your convenience, we have also included an attached letter to this email explaining our scholarship programs so that you can post and advertise at your school.

 

 

Best regards, 

Cecilia (Ceal) D. Craig, PhD, 2016-2017 Scholarship Co-Chair
Erika D. Rodriguez, PhD, VP of Career Guidance

www.swescv.com/scholarships

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/11/17
Audience: Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Assistant Principals, Parents, Principals, Staff, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


Calling all Milk Tea Lovers!!

The Raider Review is looking for people who are interested in being in a video in which they sample milk tea from different places and try to guess which store it's from. This is open to all people who love milk tea! 

 

Fill out the form below! :D 

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Posted by: ZENNY DOAN Published:1/10/17
Audience: Animal Allies, Anime Club, ANIME CLUB 2014/15, Asian Student Association, H-Squared, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Red Cross Club, SC League of Legends, Video Game Club ("VGC") and Homepage


Parent Forum ~ Building Stronger Families Jan. 11th at 6:00pm in Raider Hall


Parents/Guardians,

Join us to our 1st parent forum where the main topic will be on how to build a good relationship with my adolescent. This workshop will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese.

 

Dinner will be served at 6:00 pm.

 

We hope to see you there!

Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:1/10/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Calling All Potential Renaissance Scholars!

Hi Raiders! Renaissance, the Silver Creek honor roll program, aims to award those who achieve a 3.0 GPA or higher with a certificate and a luncheon. Applications will officially be available on January 17th in I2. The applications must be completely filled out and turned into the school bank with $5 by February 2nd. For seniors, there is a requirements of doing Renaissance three times to receive a cord. Here is the link for seniors to see if they qualify for a Renaissance cord.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1HZIKAf_0WmtiEtlAr3n6zDu4-O8qSIJPtNXwXA5JErE/edit?usp=sharing

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:1/9/17
Audience: Homepage


ACCI Parent Forum: Building Stronger Families - Wednesday, January 11th

Silver Creek Parents/Guardians:

 

Please see attached flyer for the upcoming Parent Forum presented by ACCI. This forum will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese.

 

ALL FAMILIES ARE WELCOME!

 

Dinner will be provided. 

 

Room locations: TBD

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/9/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Do you have a family recipe?

Is there a food recipe that runs through your family? Yearbook is looking for a one-of-a-kind recipe! If you have a unique recipe created by you or yours family and want the chance to be featured in this year's yearbook, and want to be featured in this year's yearbook, fill out this form, and we may contact you for more information. The deadline to submit is Tuesday, January 10th at 11:59 PM.

 

 

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Posted by: Ms. King Published:1/6/17
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


AP Night is coming SOON!!!

Dear all parents and students at Silver Creek High School, 

 

On behalf of the Silver Creek High School Administration, we would like to invite you and your student to our annual AP Night Informational Night. The purpose of this workshop is to provide an overview  of our AP Program. Information covered will include the registration process, the courses available for the 2017-2018 academic year, and how to properly plan your student’s schedule. Students and parents in attendance will be handed an AP Contract and have priority registration for AP classes. 

 

Please join us on Wednesday, January 18th at 6:30pm in Raider Hall. 

Counselors will also be available to answer brief questions.

 

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, January 18th!

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Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:1/5/17
Audience: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11 and Homepage


NO ANIMAL ALLIES CLUB MEETING (01/05)

Sorry puppytastic friends, we will NOT be having a club meeting this week! 

 

 

See all you purrrrfect people on Thursday, January 12, 2017

Posted by: HILLARY NGUYEN Published:1/4/17
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


SVCTE OFFERS 30 PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATES

Silicon Valley Career Technical Education (SVCTE) offers students the opportunity to be certified in 30 different career sectors.  Students can become experts in such fields as Animation, Veterinary Assistant, Fashion Design and the health field while earning high school credits.  To learn how to schedule a tour, click on the attached flier.  Students who want to attend SVCTE should speak to their counselor.

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:1/4/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades and Homepage


JUNIORS: SAT PREP STARTS AT THE END OF THE MONTH!

Attention All Juniors,

 

SAT PREP CLASSES will start in February.  This after-school program is completely free and intended to help prepare students for the SAT Test.  Classes will be held two days a week from 3:00-4:00pm on Monday/Fridays or Tuesday/Thursdays (finalized schedule will be based on availability and the number of sign-ups we receive).

 

Please use the form below to sign-up. 

 

Sign-Up Here→ SAT PREP SIGN UP FORM

 

Should you have any questions, please see Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office during break or lunch.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:1/4/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades and Homepage


CSF Applications Spring 2017

The California Scholarship Federation, CSF, is now accepting applications for the Spring 2017 semester.

Want to join the oldest scholarship institution in the state, get some community service hours, and pad that college application?  Then CSF is here for you!

 

The online application form must be filled out no later than Friday January 20th.  Our first meeting of this semester is scheduled for Monday January 23rd, in the Library.  

 

A copy of your Fall 2016 semester grades must also be turned in to Mr. Taylor in Room E-8 to finalize your application.  Proof of grades can be your in the form of your actual report card, or a copy of your grades from Infinite Campus.  Simply ask one of your current teachers to print your grades out for you.

NOTE:  Grades printed from Schoolloop WILL NOT count.

 

If you have any questions about the application or club please see Mr. Taylor in room E-8

 

CSF Spring 2017 Application

Posted by: Steve Taylor Published:1/3/17
Audience: California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades and Homepage


ACCEL Middle College Information

ACCEL Middle College at Evergreen Valley College is a cooperative program between ESUHSD and SJEVCC.  ACCEL juniors and seniors take college classes in the morning and high school classes in the afternoon. Students receive high school and college credit which enables them to complete their high school education while experiencing college early.

 

All classes are at Evergreen Valley College.

 

For more information, see attached flyer!

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:1/3/17
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins, Teachers, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Club Meeting Morning Announcement Request

Attention Club Officers! Please submit your request for recurring club meeting announcements for second semester.

 

Follow the attached link to submit your request no later than Friday, January 13, 2017.

 

The sooner you submit your request, the sooner we can start announcing your club meetings!

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:12/30/16
Audience: Clubs and Homepage


ACCI Parent Forum: Building Stronger Families 1/11/17

SAVE THE DATE: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2017

 

Silver Creek Parents/Guardians:

 

Please see attached flyer for the upcoming Parent Forum presented by ACCI. This forum will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese.

 

ALL FAMILIES ARE WELCOME!

 

Dinner will be provided. 

 

Room locations: TBD

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:12/16/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


SAVE THE DATE: PSAT RESULTS NIGHT 1/31/17

PSAT Results Night

 

Tuesday, January 31st

 

6:00PM

 

Raider Hall

 

*Pick up your PSAT score report and understand how to read results!

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:12/16/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


DUMBLEDORE'S ARMY IS SELLING LONG SLEEVES FOR $18

Dumbledore's Army is selling club shirts for $18 and everyone is welcome to buy one! They will be featuring a sleeve design on the right arm. We will not be ordering extras so get yours today! Fill out the form by Tuesday, January 3rd and give your money to the bank by Friday, January 6th! Have any questions? Please message any of the DA officers! Hope you all have a very MAGICAL break!!

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Posted by: ALYSSA NGUYEN Published:12/15/16
Audience: Homepage


Thank you SCHS Beautifiers!

Thank you to all the volunteers that have participated in the SCHS PTSA Beautification Days.  

 

More than 150 student volunteers provided over 650 community of service hours for our events so far this year! In September, we mulched the stadium hill as well as weeding and picking up trash all over campus.  In December, we concentrated on trash, leaves and weeds.  We started in the Student parking lot, moved to the stadium hill and then it was the students choice on campus.  Some went to the ROTC area, the bus loop, BCE quad, U quad, X quad, rose garden and around the library.

  • Thank you so much to Mr. Marr's class, AVID, NJROTC, CSF, Red Cross, Leadership, Mr. Taylor's class, Key Club, Interact, LEO, Green Society, Japanese Club, SIA, NHS, and all the other students who volunteered "just for fun!"  
  • A special thanks to parents David Mirassou and Jennifer Lott, teachers, Mr. Cardott and Nick-Sensei and staff, Mr. Abrigo, Mr. Munoz, Mrs. Ramirez and Mr. Mach.
  • Last but not least, thank you to all the SCHS PTSA members and generous donors to the SCHS PTSA for funding our Beautification Projects!

 

Thanks for making our campus beautiful for our students, our teachers and our community.

 Join us next time! It's fun!

 

 

Susan Williams

Chairman, SCSH PTSA Beautification Committee

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:12/9/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


LEO WINDBREAKERS AND T-SHIRTS!

Hey everyone! LEO club will be selling windbreakers and T-Shirts until January 13th at the School Bank! If you are interested in purchasing our windbreaker or t-shirt, or maybe even both ;), please fill out the form posted below and then pay your money to the bank. Afterwards, give your receipt to Rishabh Rajesh to verify your purchase on our list. If you have any questions, feel free to contact any of the LEO officers or email schsleotastic@gmail.com. Thanks everyone and have a great Christmas Break!

(Please note: Our windbreakers will not have hoods!)


Posted by: MEGHAN DOAN Published:12/8/16
Audience: Leo and Homepage


Animal Allies Meets TOMORROW(12/8) @LUNCH in RAIDER HALL

Hey Raiders! 

 

Animal Allies will be having out LAST meeting of the semester TOMORROW(12/8) @LUNCH in RAIDER HALL

 

 

We will be going over details for our THIRD ANNUAL SECRET SANTA PAWS SOCIAL(12/16) as well as giving some aMEOWzing news about next semester's events and activities! 

 

And remember! Our PAWS are always wide open for new members at anytime so make sure you... #BringYourFURiends

 

If you have any questions, comments, concerns,  or inquiries regarding the club, feel free to email us at scanimalallies@gmail.com -- We're always happy to hear from you!

 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:12/7/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


JOIN US FOR WINTER SPIRIT WEEK!!

Hey Raiders! 

Join us for our winter spirit week!  

 

12/05 - Family Photo Day: Wear your flannels! 

 

12/06 - Ugly Christmas Sweaters: Wear your tacky, or holiday sweaters! 

 

12/07 - Winter/Santa Hats: Bring your favorite hats! 

 

12/08 - Home for the Holidays: Put on your fav pj's!

 

12/09 - Santa's Workshop: 2017- Green, 2018- Brown, 2019- Blue, 2020- Yellow

 

Posted by: BELLISA BUI Published:12/4/16
Audience: Homepage


FYC's Second Annual Winter Jam!

Hey Raiders! 

 

Love Silver Creek's Polynesian Club? They're performing next Saturday at FYC's Second Annual Winter Jam! FYC is a non-profit organization that also hosts Battle of the Tribes in the spring. 

 

Other performances include Evergreen Valley High School's Kababayan Club, Mt. Pleasant High School's Korean Club, student soloists/duets from Oak Grove, Overfelt and so MUCH MORE! 

 

If you would like to represent Creek with your talent, fill out this form! https://goo.gl/forms/yuUs9wnAbFf3cEPt2

 

Presale tickets are $3

Tickets at the door are $5

Email fyc.core@gmail.com to purchase or Facebook message Dominique Brown!

 

This event will be held at the FYC Building at Welch Park (2300 Huran Drive).

 

Visit our event page on Facebook for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/232774327135704/

 

 

Posted by: DOMINIQUE BROWN Published:12/1/16
Audience: Homepage


Animal Allies Meets TOMORROW(12/1) @LUNCH in RAIDER HALL

Hello Raiders!

Celebrate the first day of December surrounded by animal lovers like yourself! I would like to invite YOU to join Animal Allies at our 10th meeting of the year. See you all tomorrow(12/1) and #BringYourFURiends


 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:11/30/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Goodwill Donation Fundraiser 12/4 12-4pm. Support the SCHS Japan Bowl Competition!

Hi Raiders!

 

It's time to get a jump on your end of the year cleaning! Come donate your unwanted clothes, shoes, accessories, household items, electronics and books!

 

On Sunday, December 4th, from 12pm to 4pm the Silver Creek Japanese Program will be hosting a Goodwill Donation Drive in the Staff Parking Lot next to the Administration building.

 

Your donations could raise as much as $1,250 for our annual Japan Bowl competition! We hope to see all of you there!

 

 

 

    

Nicholas ”Nick-Sensei" Sturtevant

Japanese Language and Culture Teacher

Silver Creek High School 

East Side Union High School District

SturtevantN@esuhsd.org

https://www.facebook.com/schs.japanese/

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:11/30/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Green Society's Tea Society Fundraiser!

Hi everyone! Green Society's very first Tea Society fundraiser is tomorrow from 3pm to 7pm! All proceeds will go to doing activities and fun wildlife and hiking events that will not only help make our community greener, but promote awareness. You can get a flyer from any of the officers at L-7 or H-8. :D

 

If you are not able to get a flyer, there is a link below for you to print the flyer out.

Attachments:
Posted by: TIFFANY NGUYEN Published:11/29/16
Audience: Green Society and Homepage


Parents of Seniors- Celebrate your graduate! Purchase a Baby Ad for the yearbook-deadline approaching

Hello parents of class of 2017!

 

The deadline for purchasing Baby Ads in the yearbook is fast approaching. You must purchase your ad by Friday, Dec. 9th. Space is limited.

 

Please refer to the form your student received in their Gov./Econ. class and submit the form and payment to the School Bank. Checks can be made out to Silver Creek High School. More forms are available in room B2.

 

To purchase online go to this link:

https://yearbookforever.com/#school/2974/2017

 

FOR PURCHASES ONLINE ONLY:

PLEASE email kinge@esuhsd.org and provide me with your contact information so that I can communicate with you as we begin to make your ad. If you are dropping off pictures please drop them off to the School Bank to be delivered to Ms. King. If you want your images shipped back to you, please provide a self addressed envelope. Other arrangements can be made through email. 

 

Questions can be directed to Ms. King in B2 or through email at kinge@esuhsd.org.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/28/16
Audience: Parents, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Annual Toy Drive

It is that time of the year Raiders! Come on out to Winterfest on December 2nd for a spectacular show, and make a child smile on Christmas morning by donating NEW AND UNWRAPPED toys to our annual toy drive! We will be collecting toys from November 28th-16th in I2 during break and during Winterfest under the Community Relations tree. Those who donate will get in for free to Winterfest! All donations go to Sacred Heart!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:11/25/16
Audience: Homepage


GREEN SOCIETY BONDING 11/18!

Hello Raiders!

 

Green Society will be having a CLUB BONDING this FRIDAY in X2, from 3-5 pm! We'll be having games and food to get to know each other better and have fun!

 

(Are you greening with envy? NO WORRIES; non-GSC members are also welcome!)

 

Stop by this Friday to have a leaf-ly time!

 

Posted by: DANA LEE Published:11/16/16
Audience: Homepage


Winterfest Auditions!

Are you interested in showing off your talent this year at Winterfest?Submit your video audition as soon as possible! 

 

Submit to: scevents17@gmail.com

Due by Friday, November 25, 2016 

 

Good Luck! 

Posted by: SHANIA VERONICA DE OCAMPO Published:11/15/16
Audience: Homepage


Rowdy Ruff

Hey Raiders! Come support your class in this week's Rowdy Ruff game, in the gym, during lunch! Here are the dates:

11/15 Juniors vs Freshmen

11/16 Seniors vs Sophomores

11/17 Consolation Game

11/18 Championships

11/22 Winners vs Teachers

We hope to see you there! 

Posted by: VIVIAN VO Published:11/13/16
Audience: Homepage


Leadership Opening

Hey Raiders! Are you skilled in Photoshop and making flyers? Leadership has a opening on our Publicity commission for second semester. If you are interested, please see Mrs. Seal in I-2 to pick up an application.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:11/9/16
Audience: All Grades and Homepage


Yearbook Only Sr. Portrait Appointment: Sign up in B2 ASAP

Hello Seniors,

 

The Yearbook Only Sr. Portrait date is Thursday, November 17th from 3-8PM in K1. You MUST make an appointment with Ms. King.

 

If you have not taken your Sr. Portrait this is the last opportunity Life Touch will be on campus.  This appointment is for students who do not want to purchase any prints and it is at NO COST.

 

Please sign up with Ms. King in B2 ASAP to make an appointment at lunch or after 7th period.

 

Sr. Portraits must be taken by Nov. 23rd to be included in the yearbook.

 

Questions? Ask Ms. King or Daniela Lopez.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/8/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, Grade 12 and Homepage


Baby Ads and Friend Ads- 2017 Yearbook

Hi Students and Parents,

 

If you want to purchase a Baby Ad or a Friend Ad now is the time.  Attached is the form that you need to fill out and turn into the school bank with form of payment (check or cash).  We have a limited amount of space, so to secure a spot make sure that you turn in your form + payment ASAP.

 

Additional forms are available in B2 or at the school bank.

 

Purchase your ad by Friday, December 9th.

 

If you have questions please do not hesitate to email Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org.

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Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/7/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh Việt Nam 11/09/20166

Kính thưa quý phụ huynh,

 

Trước hết, trường trung học Silver Creek xin chân thành cám ơn quý vị đã tham dự buổi họp phụ huynh học sinh Việt Nam vào tháng 9 vừa qua. Trong buổi họp đó, mọi người đã có dịp đưa lên những ý kiến và học hỏi thêm qua những câu hỏi của từng quý vị hiện diện. Điều đó cho thấy rằng quý phụ huynh vẫn luôn quan tâm trong sự học vấn của con em mình nói riêng, đặc biệt là hiệp nhất, đồng lòng đồng trí, mong muốn cho các em học sinh Việt Nam trong trường tiếp tục được thành đạt nói chung. 

 

Để tiếp tục sự liên kết mật thiết giữa nhà trường và quý phụ huynh Việt Nam, xin kính mời quý vị bớt chút thời giờ đến tham dự buổi họp dành riêng cho phụ huynh Việt Nam như sau:

 

Ngày - Thứ Tư: 9 tháng 11, năm 2016 (Wednesday, November 9th)

Thời Gian - Vào lúc 6 giờ chiều (6pm)

Địa Điểm - Thư Viện Nhà Trường (School Library)

 

Nhà trường sẽ cung cấp bữa ăn tối cho quý vị. Để buổi họp được diễn ra tốt đẹp, xin quý vị đến sớm để dùng bữa chung và đàm thoại với nhau trước buổi họp. Rất mong được gặp mặt quý vị vào tối Thứ Tư này.

 

Nếu có gì thắc mắc xin quý vị liên lạc Thầy Hưng qua email doh@esuhsd.org hoặc điện thoại số 408-347-5820

 

Thay mặt trường Silver Creek

 

Thầy Đỗ Hưng

 

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:11/6/16
Audience: Parents and Homepage


FRESHMEN: LINK CREW FRIDAY #2- NOVEMBER DURING LUNCH

CALLING ALL FRESHMEN!

 

Link Crew is hosting their second Link Crew Friday this Friday, November 4th during lunch. Come and see our new and improved Link Crew Friday with carnival-like booths, "student service"  booths, and more! There will even be a Photo Booth and face paint! 

 

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Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:11/2/16
Audience: Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club and Homepage


Want to know your Sr. Portrait appointment for Nov. 1-3 Session CLICK

Hi Seniors,

 

Come see Ms. King in B2 if you want to know your Sr. Portrait appointment for this final session.

 

Life Touch is on campus Nov. 1-3rd from 3-8pm in K1. They have prescheduled your appointment.

 

 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:11/1/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Sophomore Parent Meeting 2016

Thank you to all of those who joined us last night for our Sophomore Parent Meeting. Please find attached the presentation and per your request, the Spartan East Side Promise, which was presented by Amanda Aldama to all students during grade level presentations. We hope you will find these presentations helpful. 

 

 

-The Silver Creek Counseling Team

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/28/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Senior Portrait Information-- You must take your picture before Nov. 23

Hello Seniors,

 

Prestige Portraits by Life Touch is the company our school works with to take your senior portraits. When you take your senior portrait with Prestige Portraits you will take a picture that will be submitted to the yearbook but you will also receive proofs if you want to order prints for your family and friends. There is a deposit and fees if you want to order pictures.

 

 

On campus pictures will be NEXT week Tuesday, November 1st through Thursday, November 3rd from 3-8pm in K1. Come see Ms. King in B2 or through email to ask about your appointment. 

 

There will be a yearbook only picture day on Thursday, November 17th from 3-8PM. I will announce when you can sign up after Nov. 3rd.  This option allows you to take ONLY a yearbook picture; you will not be able to purchase these prints.

 

Call Prestige Portraits at (408) 841-4003 9-4PM if you would like to schedule an appointment at their studio. They are located at 375 Blossom Hill Rd #64, San Jose, CA 95118.  

 

Contact Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org if you have any questions. 

 

Look at the flyer linked below for more info.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:10/27/16
Audience: Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Sugar Skulls

World Travelers Club will be selling sugar skulls starting October 28th - November 1st in honor of Dia de los Muertos. If you are interested in buying one come on down to D-5 Senora Cuevas' class on any of the days listed above. Don't miss out!!

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Posted by: GEMI MARCOS Published:10/27/16
Audience: Homepage


NO FUTURE FOUNDATION MEETING TOMORROW

Hey guys! Ms. Voss will not be here tomorrow so the meeting is canceled!

Posted by: MALIAH TRINH Published:10/26/16
Audience: Future Foundation and Homepage


ATTENTION SENIORS: LAST CHANCE FOR SENIOR APPAREL ORDERS!

Seniors!

 

Did you miss out on ordering your Senior Apparel? Well, it's your lucky day! We will be having one collection for those who didn't get a chance to place an order. Come to H-9 (Mrs. Verna's Room) from 2-3 pm on Thursday, October 27th to turn in your order form and money. We will NOT be making a second order, so if you miss this opportunity, then you won't be able to buy in the future. 


Attached is an order form just in case you needed another one!

Posted by: TRAN NGUYEN Published:10/24/16
Audience: Homepage


WANT TO BE ADVENTURE CLUB'S TREASURER?

Adventure Club is currently looking for a treasurer for the 2016-2017 school year! If you are interested, please fill out the application using the link attached. 

 

The deadline is Monday, October 31st at 11:59 PM.

The results will be announced at our meeting in K-2 at lunch on Thursday, November 3. It will also be posted on our Facebook group page after school. 

*If you are not yet in the Facebook group, please message Tracy Nguyen on Facebook to be added!!

 

Thank you and good luck!! :-)

Attachments:
Posted by: TRACY NGUYEN Published:10/23/16
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017 and Homepage


Junior Parent Meeting 2016

Thank you to all of those who joined us Tuesday night for our Junior Parent Meeting. Please find attached the presentation. We hope you found the presentation helpful. 

 

-The Silver Creek Counseling Team

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/21/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


JOIN STEM CLUB

Our first STEM meeting will be taking place TOMORROW during lunch in C-2, Mr. Youngblood's room. Come on by to learn about the incredible things that we'll be doing such as volunteering at Expand Your Horizons and Silicon Valley Innovation Center.

Posted by: EVELYN OLAZABA AGUAYO Published:10/20/16
Audience: Homepage


HUGS Meeting is CANCELLED!!

Hiya HUGGERS! 

 

Just a reminder that there will NOT be a meeting today during lunch! Sorry for any inconvenience! 

 

If you're not doing anything, go out to the Homecoming Rally and show you class spirit!

Posted by: ANAISHA PATEL Published:10/20/16
Audience: HUGS and Homepage


SJSU PREVIEW DAY Nov. 7th

Seniors will you be an SJSU Spartan next year?  San Jose State's Preview Day gives you a glimpse of the college experience.  Attend 2 classes, take a tour and meet important people!  Sign up with Ms. Sanchez  TODAY!! 

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:10/19/16
Audience: Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


REMINDER: PSAT IS THIS WEDNESDAY!

SCHS Students, Parents and Guardians:

 

This is a friendly reminder that on Wednesday, October 19th all of our 10th graders and some of our 9th and 11th graders will be taking the PSAT test. The modified schedule is below. Tenth graders and ninth and eleventh graders who signed up for the test can find their test room location posted next to the parent center on Tuesday, October 18. Please remind your student to check the locator so they can go directly to their testing room on Wednesday, October 19.

 

If your child is not taking PSAT, please have her/him attend school according to the modified schedule.

 

*Please also see attachment for PSAT tips for students.

 

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Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/17/16
Audience: Megan Cabalar, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


CASH FOR COLLEGE DATES FOR SENIORS AND THEIR PARENTS

We will be having a Cash For College Event on October 18th from 3:00 - 7:00 at Silver Creek.  Students AND Parents are encouraged to come to fill out their financial aid application with financial aid experts.  If you can't make it on October 18, attached is a list of other Cash For College Events in the area.

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:10/14/16
Audience: Grade 12, Parents and Homepage


Financial Aide Night Presentation

Thank you to all of those who joined us last night for Financial Aid Night. We hope you found the presentation helpful. For those of you were not able to attend, we hope you'll be able to join us next time.

 

Attached is the presentation from last night. We hope you find it helpful.

 

-The Silver Creek counseling team

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:10/14/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES... SHIRTS?

Hey hey hey my FURRRiends!

 

T-Shirt? Baseball Tee? Long Sleeve?

 

YOU decide what shirt we'll have for our club! Click the link below and vote away!

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Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:10/13/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Link Crew Leaders, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Homecoming Dance 2016: Poseidon's Paradise

 Hey Raiders!! IT IS HOMECOMING SEASON!! Let's celebrate this special season at our first dance of the year! Enjoy great music from DJ SpinDizzy, who will be coming all the way from Las Vegas, a flip book photo booth, and yummy food from our clubs! 

Location: Raider Hall
Doors Open: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

***The dance will be from 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM***

*10:30 PM IS THE EARLIEST YOU MAY BE ABLE TO LEAVE*
Attire: Semi-Formal

TICKET PRICES: 
Tuesday 10/18: $7 & $5 w/ASB
Wednesday 10/19: $8 & $6 w/ASB
Thursday 10/20: $9 & $7 w/ASB
Friday 10/21: $10 & $8 w/ASB 
***TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR*** 

Football players and Cheerleaders are free! 

Posted by: CHARLYNE GABATIN Published:10/13/16
Audience: Homepage


CASH 4 COLLEGE OCT. 18

YOU WANT TO COMPLETE THE FAFSA

(Free Application for Federal Student Aid) BECAUSE:

 

The FAFSA is required to qualify for many scholarships!

It is need to qualify for Work Study!!

It is needed to qualify for the Middle Class Scholarship Program!!

It is needed to qualify for certain low-cost Student Loans.

 

                                    October 18, 2016 – 3:00 - 7:00 PM

                                        B - 1 Computer Lab

For more information contact Ms. Sanchez in Counseling.

 

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:10/13/16
Audience: Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


NON-FIRE/ HOMECOMING TICKETS FOR SALE FROM 2019

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Hello all! 

 

Inviting all family and friends interested in watching a thrilling show on Thursday, October 20th starting at 5PM. 

The sophomore class of 2019 is excited to present our Homecoming Non-Fire Tickets for our theme, Brainwashed!

Buy tickets for only $5 from any of the 2019 officers! 

 

We hope to see you there! 

 

Feel free to message any of the officers if there are any questions or email us at schsco2019@gmail.com. 

Posted by: BRITNEY BLACK Published:10/12/16
Audience: Homepage


Homecoming Dance 2016: Poseidon's Paradise on 10/22!!

14689051_994180120728833_1652654413_o.jpg Hey Raiders!! IT IS HOMECOMING SEASON!! Let's celebrate this special season at our first dance of the year! Enjoy great music from DJ SpinDizzy, who came all the way from Las Vegas, a photobooth with a flipbook, and yummy food from our clubs! 

Location: Raider Hall
Doors Open: 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM ***
Attire: Semi-Formal

TICKET PRICES: 
Tuesday 10/18: $7 & $5 w/ASB
Wednesday 10/19: $8 & $6 w/ASB
Thursday 10/20: $9 & $7 w/ASB
Friday 10/21: $10 & $8 w/ASB 
***TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR*** 

Football players and Cheerleaders are free! 

Posted by: CHARLYNE GABATIN Published:10/12/16
Audience: Homepage


Tech Day @ Google (Nov 5th)

Tech Day is on Saturday Nov 5, 2016.

 

Use this form to sign up to learn more about Google's Tech Day (Saturday Nov 5, 2016) and to be notified when registration for Tech Day opens. 

 

What is Tech Day?

Tech Day is a completely free 1-day educational program at Google in Mountain View for high school students. Students will have the opportunity to come to Google for a full day of classes in computer science and engineering taught by Googlers. The classes will be fun and educational, and will cover a wide variety of subjects related to computer science and engineering. No computer science or engineering background is required.

 

The program is free. Lunch will be provided free to all students.

 

Buses will be provided to and from a few locations around the Bay Area to make transportation easier for students.

 

Posted by: Allison Liang Published:10/12/16
Audience: Homepage


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Writing, Art, and Multimedia Contest Still Open

Hello Raiders!

 

This is the perfect opportunity to express your opinions in light of the presidential election. The quote you are responding to is: “In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."

 

Compete in this district wide contest to win $75, $100, or $250!

You can a writing, art, and/or multimedia project that responds to the prompt on the attached flyer! Observe the attached rubrics to guide you!

 

Submissions are due to:

Writing- Ms. King B2

Art- Ms. Lopez J1

Multimedia- Mr. Butler B6

 

BY: Thursday, November 17th

 

Good luck!

Posted by: Ms. King Published:10/12/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


7 COMMUNITY COLLEGES ON CAMPUS OCT. 14

REPRESENTATIVES OF SEVEN LOCAL COMMUNITY COLLEGES WILL BE ON CAMPUS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14TH DURING LUNCH.  WHAT PROGRAMS DO EVERGREEN VALLEY COLLEGE, MISSION AND WEST VALLEY COLLEGE HAVE?  HOW CAN I TRANSFER TO A FOUR-YEAR UNIVERSITY?  

 

Get the answers to all of your questions this Friday at lunch in the quad.   

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:10/12/16
Audience: All Grades, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Tricks or Treats Talent Show: Monday, October 31 3:30-5:00 PM at Raider Hall. Tickets will be sold at the door.

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Posted by: Lydia Martinez Published:10/12/16
Audience: Homepage


FUTURE FOUNDATION Meeting, Thursday, October 13 at lunch time in D-7
Posted by: JOSHUA JOSEPH DISTURA Published:10/11/16
Audience: Future Foundation and Homepage


JUNIOR PARENT NIGHT HAS BEEN MOVED TO OCTOBER 18TH!!!

11TH GRADE PARENTS AND GUARDIANS:

 

Silver Creek Counselors will meet with junior parents on Tuesday, October 18th - Raider Hall  - 6:00 PM

 

Graduation requirements, academic plans, post-secondary options, and credit earning opportunities will be discussed.

 

Please enroll in our text message group so that we can send you reminders of events, due dates, and other important information directly to your mobile phones.

 

To sign up, please follow the instructions below:

 

Parents of the Class of 2018 (11th Grade)  – Text @fhehgk to the number 81010

 

Once you finished, you will receive a welcome text from Remind.

 

Thank you for all of your continuing support and wishing you a great year with your student.

 

The Counseling Department

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/11/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


DEATH VALLEY! IMPORTANT MEETING THIS WEDNESDAY 10/12 at 12:30 in E-10

IMPORTANT!!!

WE WILL DISCUSS COOK GROUPS AND HOODIES/SHIRTS! SEE YOU THERE!

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:10/10/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Death Valley Field Studies, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


PSAT Exam - October 19, 2016

SCHS Students, Parents and Guardians:

 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 all of our 10th graders and some of our 9th and 11th graders will be taking the PSAT test. The modified schedule is below. Tenth graders and ninth and eleventh graders who signed up for the test can find their test room location posted next to the parent center on Tuesday, October 18. Please remind your student to check the locator so they can go directly to their testing room on Wednesday, October 19.

 

If your child is not taking PSAT, please have her/him attend school according to the modified schedule.

 

*All tenth graders and students who signed up should have received a PSAT Student Guide Book. This book will help students prepare for the test by offering information about the PSAT, test-taking advice and tips, and an official practice test. Please also see attachment for PSAT tips for students.

 

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Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:10/7/16
Audience: Megan Cabalar, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SILVER CREEK ATHLETIC BOOSTER MEETING (10/11)

Please join us on Tuesday October 11th @ 7pm in the Faculty lounge for our general meeting.

 

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Posted by: Juanita Ortiz Published:10/7/16
Audience: Athletic Booster Club, ATHLETICS, Parents and Homepage


DROP BY GREEN SOCIETY!

DOES THE EARTH MEAN THE WORLD TO YOU?

 

STOP BY GREEN SOCIETY AT K3 ON MONDAY (10/10) and learn more about the PROJECTS we have in store for this year, as well as upcoming fundraisers (WHOAAA) and OUR UPCOMING EVENTS! :)

 

*You don't want to leaf us hanging!*

 

Posted by: DANA LEE Published:10/6/16
Audience: Homepage


DONUTS! $1! X QUAD! AFTER SCHOOL!

HEY THERE!

 

Do you loooooove donuts? Well HUGS has great news for you! Stop by the X quad/overhang area after school tomorrow (FRIDAY) for a tasty treat! They're only $1 per donut, and $10 for a dozen!! It's a no-brainer!

 

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!

Posted by: ANAISHA PATEL Published:10/6/16
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, DECA, GreenHelp, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


WOOF! MEOW! CA-CAW! AA MEETING TOMORROW(10/6) @LUNCH IN RAIDER HALL

 

WOOF! MEOW! CA-CAW!

 

Hey Raiders!! Do you hear that...?!

 

That's the sound of animals who need our help!

 

Unite to make a PAWsitive impact on all the incredible animals we share the world with! Join Animal Allies anytime, we'll welcome you with open wings!

 

Animal Allies meets TOMORROW(10/6) @LUNCH in RAIDER HALL!


 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:10/5/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


TECH Inc. Meeting Thursday @12:30

Hey Raiders! Join us in I-3 at 12:30 on Thursday, October 6th, for an informational meeting. Hope to see you guys there!

Posted by: ADIT JHA Published:10/5/16
Audience: Homepage


Workshops Tuesdays During Lunch by SJSU!

You are invited to attend workshops put on by San Jose State University.  All workshops are during lunch in room D-7!

 

10/11 - 

So You Want to Apply to College?

  •  

    This workshop will focus on preparing students for the CSU mentor application process.  It will go over the requirements, the Eligibility Index, and how to fill out the application.

     

10/18 - 

Meeting the A-G  

  •  

    This workshop will provide students with the opportunity to express what they need help in, and what resources they need to overcome the difficulties they’re having in completing their A-G courses with a C- or better.

     

10/25 - 

The UQs (Unanswered Questions)

  •  

    This workshop will focus on answering questions and familiarizing students with collegiate terminology.

     

11/1 - 

How to Prevent Senioritis (pt.1)

  •  

    This workshop will introduce strategies on how to prevent senioritis.
Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:10/5/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


ESUHSD Survey!!

Hiya Raiders!! 


Please fill out this quick survey to help East Side Union High School District! It won't take very long and it'll help the district improve their posts online! 

Attachments:
Posted by: LILI VU Published:10/5/16
Audience: Homepage


PREORDER THIS YEAR'S CLASS OF 2018 HOMECOMING NON-FIRE SHIRT!!

Hey Raiders!

 

Support 2018 at this year's Homecoming Non-Fire by preordering our Homecoming Non-Fire shirt! Shirts are $20 and will be on a military green/olive long sleeve. You can preorder by filling out the google form attached below. PREORDERS END TONIGHT, OCTOBER 4TH, so make sure you snatch up one of these rockin' shirts! Payments can be made to any one of 2018's officers in I-2 during BREAK, LUNCH, and AFTER SCHOOL. Payments are DUE by FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7TH at 3PM. 

 

Make sure to come out to Non-Fire on Thursday, October 20th and show your love for 2018 by wearing our long sleeve!

 

Contact any 2018 officer if you have any questions, or send us an email at classof2018schs@gmail.com.

 

Shirt Design Preview:


 

Posted by: EMILY TRAN Published:10/4/16
Audience: Adventure Club 2016-2017, Animal Allies, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES MEETING (10/6)

Animal Allies Meeting!

THURSDAY 10/6 - RAIDER HALL - LUNCH

 

Attention all animal lovers! Do you want to help make a pawsitive impact on the lives of animals? At Animal Allies, we're always looking for students with a desire and passion to help animals and make a difference.

 

We'll be having our fifth meeting THIS Thursday (10/6), and we want to see OWL of you there!

 

- Your Animal Allies Officers

Posted by: CATHY WANG Published:10/3/16
Audience: Homepage


SENIOR CAP&GOWN ORDER REMINDER!!!

Seniors can order Caps and Gowns & class rings on OCTOBER 4TH AND 5TH.

Come by RAIDER HALL from 10:00AM to 3:30PM to place your orders.

Posted by: TRAN NGUYEN Published:10/3/16
Audience: Homepage


LAST CHANCE FOR SENIOR HOMECOMING SHIRT

Hello Everyone!

 

Homecoming Non-Fire is quickly approaching and we want you to show your love and support for our Senior Class on the week and day of Homecoming Non-Fire! In order to do that, you should order our shirts!

 

Each shirt is $22 and payments will be due on Thursday, October 6th in I-2 by 3pm. Don't miss out because we will NOT be ordering extras!

 

Check out the link below for the design and to order! 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: TRAN NGUYEN Published:10/3/16
Audience: Homepage


Dumbledore's Army presents "Back to Hogwarts" Social

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Wizards and witches who bring a needed item(food, utensils, activity supplies) will earn points toward their house!

 

Supply Sign Up
 

Posted by: ALYSSA NGUYEN Published:10/2/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Link Crew Leaders, Yearbook Club and Homepage


CLASS OF 2019 HOMECOMING/NON-FIRE LONG SLEEVES FOR SALE!!!

HELLO RAIDERS! 

 

If you would like to support the class of 2019 by sporting their apparel, you will have the opportunity to order their NON-FIRE shirts this year!

 

Shirts will be grey long sleeves and they will cost $20!  Orders will start on MONDAY, OCTOBER 2ND and you will be able to place your order during LUNCH OR AFTER SCHOOL in I2, the LEADERSHIP ROOM. Make sure you place your order ASAP because there is a limited amount! 

 

Make sure to come out to NON-FIRE on OCTOBER 20th, and we hope to see you all wearing our shirt. 

 

If you have any questions, feel free to message any of 2019's class officers or email us at schsco2019@gmail.com.

 

ps. Other classes are welcome to buy our shirts as well. 

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Posted by: BRITNEY BLACK Published:10/1/16
Audience: Homepage


Senior Night Poster Announcements

Attention all Fall Athletes,

With senior night soon approaching, Leadership wants to remind all fall athletes that leadership will NOT make senior posters unless someone from your team provides a list of the names of all seniors. This list must be turned in to Leadership at least one week prior to senior night.

Posted by: CAROL CHEN Published:9/30/16
Audience: Homepage


FAMILY CONNECTION VIDEOS

Freshmen, Sophomore and Juniors,

 

Below are the Family Connection Videos.  If you have any questions or issues, please contact your counselor.  This is DUE OCTOBER 13, 2016.  We will have lab time available in room C2 on Wednesday, October 5 and Thursday, October 6 from 1:50 - 4:00.  If you have a 7th period, please come after your school day has ended.

 

Some log in information:

 

LASTNAMEFIRSTNAMELAST4ID (up to 16 characters before LAST FOUR DIGITS OF ID#)

 

Example:  robertsallan5678

 

Example:  lagunajuarezosca5678  (stop at 16 characters before ID)

 

PASSWORD:  8 digit StUDENT ID #

 

12345678

 

If you still can't get in, please see your counselor.

 

 

 

 

 

https://youtu.be/ZNfn99-ze4I    watch 1st

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FaaePMaMNSI   watch 2nd

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tK-JU8RPvmo   watch 3rd

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:9/30/16
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff and Homepage


LEO Commissioner Sign ups!

Hey everyone! LEO is looking for a new event commissioner for the 2016-2017 school year! LEO is a community service club focused on serving people with diseases and hunger. We strive for our members to become leaders through experience and opportunity by serving their community with pride. Our motto is "Roar with Confidence, Serve with Pride". Meetings are every Thursday at lunch in L-15, so come join our LIONS family! If you're interested in becoming a commissioner, please fill out the form attached before 11:59PM OCTOBER 13! If you have any questions, please contact me or any of the other LEO officers! 

Posted by: MEGHAN DOAN Published:9/29/16
Audience: Leo and Homepage


FINANCIAL AID NIGHT FOR SENIORS AND THEIR PARENTS

FINANCIAL AID NIGHT FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS

 

RAIDER HALL

 

6:00

 

OCTOBER 13, 2016

 

GUEST SPEAKER:  Carolyn Guel, Assistant Director, Counseling/Advising Unit, Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

 San Jose State University

 

She will cover Financial Aid for ALL, not just students who are planning to attend SJSU

 

 

****This is in addition to the SENIOR PARENT meeting on

October 6, 2016****

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:9/29/16
Audience: Grade 12, Parents and Homepage


PTSA Dandiya Night Rentals!

Raiders!

 

Celebrate and dance to the rhythmic tunes of Dandiya, Raas and Garba at Dandiya Night this Saturday, October 1st, 2016 from 7-10pm in Raider Hall

 

In need of rental clothes? Look no further! Message Pratyusha Macherla or Aalaap Patel to rent a traditional/modern Indian outfit for a small fee so you can dance the night away!

 

Catch DSU (Desi Student Union)'s premier Bollywood dance team, Talwaar performing! Buy tickets now from a DSU Club Officer for just $10 ($15 at the door)!!

Posted by: PRATYUSHA MACHERLA Published:9/29/16
Audience: Homepage


HELPING HOMELESS MEETING (9/29)

HELPING HOMELESS MEMBERS!!!

 

We have a meeting tomorrow, October 29, at lunch in room E6.

 

We'll be going over upcoming events, stoles, fundraisers and more! 

 

Can't wait to see you all there!

Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:9/28/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Link Crew Leaders, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


!!! VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY !!!

Hey guys!

 

Helping Homeless will be volunteering at... Angel Giving Tree Tag Prep for the Salvation Army on October 8 which is next Saturday! We will be decorating or putting together tags on Giving Tree Tag Ornaments. These tags are put on trees in November and December to generate toys and gifts for children! (We will also be having an event where volunteers can help pass out toys for children around the holidays, so stay tuned for that)

 

If you'd like to participate, please comment down below with your first and last name, grade, and ID number so that I can contact you with more information!

 

Hope to see you there! 

Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:9/28/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Link Crew Leaders, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES MEETING(9/29)


 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:9/28/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Recruitment: European Tour June 2017

Interested in joining our group of travelers as we visit France, Spain and Italy this coming summer? 

 

Parents, are you convinced of or do you have any doubts about the valuable educational opportunity before your child? 

 

Then come meet me, Ms. Cuevas, tonight, Thursday, September 29th, at 6pm in room D-5. I will share a short presentation and be available to answer any questions you may have regarding our Summer 2017 Paris and Medoterranean Europe Tour.

www.eftours.com/1758639wn

 

I hope to see you and encourage you and/or your child to sign up.

 

Lorena R. Cuevas

Posted by: Ms. Cuevas Published:9/28/16
Audience: Homepage


PSAT REGISTRATION

ATTENTION ALL FRESHMEN AND JUNIOR STUDENTS:

 

There are only a few days left to sign up for the PSAT. It is highly recommended that 11th grade students take the PSAT. Please see the attached documents for the Registration Form and PSAT Tips for students.

 

Why take the PSAT?

 

- It is great practice for the SAT. 

- The PSAT will get colleges to send students fan mail.  

- Juniors with high PSAT scores and a 3.0 GPA qualify for National Merit Scholarships and much more!!

 

Cost: $20 (we accept cash or check; make payable to "ESUHSD - SC")

Where to Register: School Bank

Deadline to Register: Monday, October 3rd

 

*Juniors who receive free/reduced lunch, please bring your current 2016-17 lunch letter to Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office to obtain your fee waiver.

 

PSAT TEST DATE:

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Silver Creek High School

 

Questions? Please contact Ms. Cabalar at cabalarm@esuhsd.org. 

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:9/27/16
Audience: Megan Cabalar, Grade 09, Grade 11, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SCHS PTSA presents Dandiya Night 2016


DANDIYA NIGHT 2016

 

OCTOBER 1ST, SATURDAY at 7 PM

In the RAIDER HALL

 

Bring your friends & family

 DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY

LIVE MUSIC by DJ MANISH from NorCal Entertainment

 

Reserve your tickets now and pay early bird ticket price at the door!

RSVP online: www.tinyurl.com/schsdandiya2016

 

Early bird ticket price: $10 ($15 at door) 

Kids under 5 years: Free

Purchase your tickets at the PayPal link below:

Dandiya Night

Posted by: Neeta Kapoor Published:9/27/16
Audience: All Grades, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


ANIMAL ALLIES MEETING(9/29)

Animal Allies Meeting!

THURSDAY 9/29  -  RAIDER HALL  -  LUNCH

 

Hey Raider animal lovers! Ready to make a difference in the lives of animals? Here at Animal Allies our paws are always open for any students who have the passion and drive to make a change for animals. 

 

We'll be having our fourth meeting THIS Thursday(9/29) more information will be posted later in the week!

 

Hope to see you OWL there! 
- Your Animal Allies Officers

 

***contact Yumna Chowdhury if you have not been added to the Animal Allies school loop OR Facebook group***

 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:9/26/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Helping Pets with Disabilities!

ANIMAL ALLIES PRESENTS

MJ Flash Week 

MONDAY SEPT.26 - FRIDAY SEPT.30

 

At this very second, there are hundreds of disabled animals in shelters that are overlooked because of “the defect” people see on the outside

 

People aren't willing to take the time to see...
The wagging tail of a deaf dog chasing the ball across the yard. 
The blind pup going up a flight of stairs to get the treat or hug they know is waiting for them.
The 3 legged fighter run like the wind with their canine pals in the joy of living.

 

For September's MJ(mason jar) Flash Week, Animal Allies is raising awareness and funds for Pets With Disabilities, an organization that cares for and educates the public about disabled pets .

 

PWD anticipates each dog coming into the rescue program will require $1000-$1500 in “typical” medical needs – and WE can help cover those costs. Once a dog is accepted at PWD, they make a COMMITMENT to that dog - whatever it takes, for however long they need.

 

If YOU want to make a difference on the unbroken spirit of a disabled pup, see one of our officers/participating members to donate!

 

Pets With Disabilities -- because they're spirits aren't broken

 

Loopmail Yumna Chowdhury for more information

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Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:9/26/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Leo, Link Crew Leaders, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Support the Performing Arts Department: Coffee Sale Fundraiser now through October 6, 2016


Order forms available through any dancer/musician. Coffee and/or specialty drink orders available for $12 (10oz bag)

Orders due October 6, 2016

Posted by: Lydia Martinez, Teacher, Silver Creek High School Published:9/26/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Silver Creek High School Dance Program, Silver Creek World Travelers, Teachers and Administrators, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SAVE THE DATE -- COUNSELOR/PARENT NIGHTS/REMIND

Silver Creek Counselors will meet with parents on the following dates based on your child's grade level:

 

SENIORS:           Thursday, October 6th - Raider Hall - 6:00 PM

FRESHMAN:       Thursday, October 13th -  Library  - 6:00 PM

JUNIORS:            Thursday, October 20th - Raider Hall  - 6:00 PM

SOPHOMORES:  Thursday October 27th  - Raider Hall  - 6:00 PM

 

Graduation requirements, academic plans, post-secondary options, and credit earning opportunities will be discussed.

 

ALSO:

 

The Counseling Department would like to invite parent o enroll in our text message group so that we can send you reminders of events, due dates, and other important information directly to your mobile phones.

 

Please follow the instructions below to sign up:

 

Parents of the Class of 2017  (12th Grade) – Text @2d82ab to the number 81010

Parents of the Class of 2018 (11th Grade)  – Text @fhehgk to the number 81010

Parents of the Class of 2019 (10th Grade)  – Text @b9e628 to the number 81010

Parents of the Class of 2020 (9th Grade)  – Text @e4kbhe to the number 81010

 

 

Once you finished, you will receive a welcome text from Remind.

 

Thank you for all of your continuing support and wishing you a Great year with your student.

 

The Counseling Department

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:9/26/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Blood Drive Sign Ups!

Hello Raiders! This is the last week to sign up for the blood drive in 

I-2 during lunch since the blood drive is this Friday, September 30th. Those who have already signed up will be sent a reminder!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:9/26/16
Audience: Homepage


!!!!!!!!! IF YOU SIGNED UP FOR FORENSIC SOCIETY :) !!!!!!!!!

If you were not able to attend out first meeting last Friday, Sep. 22, we will be having another informational meeting THIS Friday in H5 during lunch! Please attend to find out about this month's MONTHLY MYSTERY and what's to come for the rest of the year. Do not miss out!! :) 

Posted by: MARIA PATRICIA EREZO Published:9/26/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Interact Club, Jefferson; Students in Action (SIA), Project Run, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Paris and Mediterranean Europe Educational Tour.

Greetings all,

 

I simply wanted to reach out to all students regarding our upcoming Paris and Mediterranean Europe educational tour. This tour's cost will increase by $75 at the end of the month. The deadline for the lowest price for your student and family is Friday, September 30  for our Summer 2017 tour of France, Spain and Italy. In order to lock in your or your child's place and price is by enrolling with the $95 deposit by next Friday! Once enrolled, you can set up payment plans with the tour company, EF Tours. 

 

Details about the trip, the cost, what's included, additional and optional excursions available, payment options, etc. are included via the link below. So far, there are 25 travelers. I would love to take more, but my deadline for new enrollees is Friday, September 30th.

 

I will be hosting a parent meeting on Thursday, September 29th in my classroom, room D-5, to go over any questions or concerns you may have before you register. Next month I will host our first planning meeting for all students and parents who will be going on tours with us in June 2017. I am excited to have everyone meet each other an dgo over more details about the trip. 

 

Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.

 

Kind regards,

Lorena R. Cuevas

Posted by: Ms. Cuevas Published:9/23/16
Audience: Teachers and Administrators and Homepage


Họp Phụ Huynh Học Sinh Việt Nam 9/28/2016

Kính thưa quý phụ huynh,

 

Xin kính mời quý phụ huynh bớt chút thời giờ đến tham dự buổi họp đầu tiên dành riêng cho phụ huynh học sinh Việt Nam của trường trung học Silver Creek.

 

Buổi họp sẽ được tổ chức vào Thứ Tư, ngày 28 tháng 9 năm 2016 vào lúc 6:00 giờ chiều (6pm) tại Thư Viện Nhà Trường  (LIBRARY)

 

Để buổi họp này cũng như những buổi họp kế tiếp trong năm  có hữu ích cho quý vị, xin quý vị đóng góp ý kiến về những gì quý vị muốn học hỏi thêm hoặc những điều gì quý vị vẫn còn thắc mắc. Xin liên lạc với Thầy Hưng Đỗ tại địa chỉ email: doh@esuhsd.org để quý phụ huynh có thể đặt câu hỏi.

 

Rất mong được gặp mặt quý phụ huynh vào Thứ Tư tuần sau.

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:9/23/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Parents and Homepage


Animal Lovers We're Callin' YOU!!

Hey Raider Animal Lovers!

 

Want to be a FURiend to all animals?

 

Come to Animal Allies' third meeting TOMORROW(9/22) @ LUNCH in RAIDER HALL where we'll be going into detail about more of the amazing animal service opportunities and activities that YOU can participate in throughout the year! We'll be revealing the MJ Flash Week cause for this month as well as give everyone the 4-1-1 on our new point milestone reward system! This is going to be one AMEOWZING time, so don't miss out!

 

As always, we have our paws open for you to join our AA family at any time #BringYourFURiends

 

Questions, comments, concerns? Email us! 

scanimalallies@gmail.com

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:9/21/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Leo, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Parents Enrolled in SCHS Phone Text Message Group

Hello all Parents,

 

The Counseling Department would like to invite each and everyone of you to enroll in our phone message group so that we can send you reminders of events, due dates, and other important information directly to your mobile phones.

 

Please follow the instructions below to sign up:

 

Parents of the Class of 2017  (12th Grade) – Text @2d82ab to the number 81010

Parents of the Class of 2018 (11th Grade)  – Text @fhehgk to the number 81010

Parents of the Class of 2019 (10th Grade)  – Text @b9e628 to the number 81010

Parents of the Class of 2020 (9th Grade)  – Text @e4kbhe to the number 81010

 

 

Once you finished, you will receive a welcome text from Remind.

 

Thank you for all of your continuing support and wishing you a Great year with your student.

 

The Counseling Department

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:9/21/16
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Parents and Homepage


Enrolled in SCHS Info Phone Message Group

Hello all students,

 

The Counseling Department would like to invite each and everyone of you to enroll in our phone message group so that we can send you reminders of events, due dates, and other important information directly to your mobile phones.

 

If you already sign-up last year during our presentations, you do not have to do it again.

 

If you have not signed-up, Please follow the instructions below to sign up:

 

Class of 2017 (12th Graders) – Text @33cabd to the number 81010

Class of 2018 (11th Graders) – Text @c964ec to the number 81010

Class of 2019 (10th Graders) – Text @af3866 to the number 81010

Class of 2020 (9th Graders) – Text @364278 to the number 81010

 

You will receive a welcome text from Remind.
 

Have a GREAT Year.

 

The Counseling Department

 

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:9/21/16
Audience: Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Students and Homepage


Parent Empowerment Conference ~ Saturday, September 24th

Students & Parents/Guardians,

 

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Parent Empowerment Conference 

Saturday, September 24th.

at W.C Overfelt High School Gym

from 8:00am - 12:00pm

 

East Side Union High School District cordially invites you to join us to our annual Parent Empowerment Conference where professional educators will provide you with valuable information about:

  • College Entrance Requirements
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Advance Placement (AP) Courses
  • How to Succeed in High School
  • Study Skills and Test-Taking Strategies
  • Monitoring Your Child's Grades
  • Online Access to Attendance and Progress
  • Enhance Effective Communication Skills
  • Common Core Standards
  • How to Get Involved in the Decision Making Process
  • How to support Teen Mental, Social and Emotional Health

All workshops will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese.

 

We hope to see you there!

 

Please do not hesitate to call me at (408) 347-5631 if you have any questions.

 

Thank you,

Elizabeth Cabrera

Parent & Community Involvement Specialist 

Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:9/21/16
Audience: Parents and Homepage


UPDATED! Yearbook Questionnaire

Please fill out this questionnaire for a chance to be featured in the Yearbook! :D

Posted by: KATREXINA LOMU Published:9/20/16
Audience: ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, Anime Club, Death Valley Field Studies, Green Society, HUGS, Innvision Club, Interact Club, JSA (Junior Statesmen of America), Key Club members, Leo, MAKE A WISH, MSA, Pokemon Go Green, Red Cross Club, Sikh Honor and Service Society (SHSS), UNICEF Club and Homepage


1st Beautification Day Saturday Sept 24th 8am-12pm Join us! It's Fun!

Need Community Service Hours??

Want to make Silver Creek more beautiful??

Join us! It's fun!

 

Join us Saturday September 24th 8am -12pm for the first PTSA Beautification Day of this school year. Our plan is to put mulch out in the stadium area, to weed and pick up up trash in the baseball field area.  All are welcome: students, future students, alumni, staff, teachers, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors… 

 

Please remember the more tools we have the more we can do so please bring: 
 
•    Gloves
•    Hand tools
•    Brooms-We need lots!
•    Shovels-We need lots!
•    Clippers
•    Rakes

For this project wheel barrows will also be needed.

        (Mark everything with your name)

 

Please check in at 8am before starting any work at the Student parking lot. If you are earning community service hours for a class, please bring your paperwork for me to sign.  If you are earning hours for a club or group, please sign in with your club or group to insure that you get credit for your work.

 

Need more hours??  Sign up for set-up at 7-8am. If you are helping set up please meet in the Student Parking lot at 7am.

 

Please use the attached sign-up form link to register to participate.  This will help us plan the event. 
 
Thanks!  
Susan Williams

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:9/20/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


DEATH VALLEY FIELD STUDIES!  IMPORTANT MEETING THIS THURSDAY 9/22 at 12:30 in ROOM E-10!

DEATH VALLEY FIELD STUDIES!  IMPORTANT MEETING THIS THURSDAY 9/22 at 12:30 in ROOM E-10!

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:9/19/16
Audience: Homepage


BAKED POTATOES WITH ALL THE FIXINS!  THIS THURSDAY IN ROOM E-10!  AFTER SCHOOL AT 3:15!  $4!

BAKED POTATOES WITH ALL THE FIXINS!  THIS THURSDAY IN ROOM E-10!  AFTER SCHOOL AT 3:15!  $4!

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:9/19/16
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Adventure Club, AWARE, Beautification Group, Conservation Corporation, DEATH VALLEY CHAPERONES, Death Valley Field Studies, ECO FASHION SHOW, Fashion Club, Film Club, Freshmen Intervention, Interact Club, MAKE A WISH, Poetry Club, SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Silver Creek Swim Team, Social Science Department, SUSTAINABILITY DECATHLON, Teachers and Administrators, UKULELE CLUB!!!, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SAT PREP CLASSES START ON OCTOBER 3RD!

Juniors and Seniors,

 

SAT PREP classes will start on October 3, 2016 (next month).  This after-school, 4-week session is free and intended to help prepare students for the SAT Test.  Please use the form below to sign up.  Seniors will have first priority, then we can open up to juniors on a first-come, first-served basis.  

 

***For juniors planning on taking the SAT Test in the spring, we will offer another SAT PREP sometime in February/March.

 

Sign-Up Here→ SAT PREP SIGN UP FORM

 

Should you have any questions or to sign-up in person, please visit Ms. Cabalar in the counseling office during break or lunch.

Posted by: Megan Cabalar Published:9/19/16
Audience: Megan Cabalar, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


2020 officers video on Homecoming Non-Fire.

Count down to Homecoming Non-Fire with the Raider Review. This week we feature the Class of 2020 class officers! 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8KAZn2ntb0&feature=em-subs_digest

Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:9/17/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


CSU APPLICATION WORKSHOP!

 A representative from SJSU will be conducting a CSU Application Workshop on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. The workshop will be available seventh period for seniors who do not have a seventh period class (absences will NOT be cleared) and after school from those of you that have a seventh period class.  This workshop will take place in Raider Hall.  You do not need to sign up ahead of time!

 

 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:9/16/16
Audience: Grade 12, Parents, Staff, Teachers and Homepage


SAVE THE DATE - COUNSELOR PRESENTATIONS

Is my child on track for graduation? Has the college application process changed?  Who is my child's counselor?

 

Mark you calendar: Silver Creek Counselors will meet with parents on the following dates based on your child's grade level:

 

SENIORS:      Thursday, October 6th, in Raider Hall

FRESHMAN:   Thursday, October 13th in the Library

JUNIORS:          Thursday, October 20th, in Raider Hall

SOPHOMORES:  Thursday October 27th, in Raider Hall

 

 

 

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:9/16/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Come out to the ARK meeting during lunch this Friday!

SCHS ARK(Acts of Random Kindness) will be having their first meeting during lunch on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 in H-5( Ms. Tran's room)! We will be introducing all the officers and discussing what we have planned for the club this year! Hope to see you there! 

 

 

Posted by: THUY ANH NGUYEN Published:9/15/16
Audience: Homepage


Future Foundation Meeting, Thursday, September 15 Lunch

Hey all! Come down to D7 for the first meeting of Future Foundation! If you weren't able to sign up on club day, it's all right! You can still stop by!!!

Posted by: JOSHUA JOSEPH DISTURA Published:9/14/16
Audience: Homepage


First TECH INC. MEETING!

Hey Raiders!

 

Interested in technology? Want to be part of the tech community?

 

Come to Tech Inc's very FIRST club meeting Thursday, September 15 in room I3 (Mr. Nguyen) at 12:30 to find out more about our club and help us begin our journey!

 

Posted by: ADIT JHA Published:9/14/16
Audience: Homepage


SIGN UP FOR KPOP CLUB IF YOU HAVEN'T YET!

Were you unable to sign up for such a fun club on Friday? Do you have the urge to let loose your inner fangirl/fanboy feelings at school but just don't know where to? Are you always ready to discuss new comebacks and k-dramas but haven't gotten the chance to yet? Do you desire to learn kpop dances and be apart of a dance group? 

 

If one or more of these describe your situation right now, why not sign up for SCHS's Kpop Club?!

 

Sign up right here, right now at:

 https://goo.gl/forms/jAFpL1KoUBE9WJ5d2

Posted by: MALIAH TRINH Published:9/14/16
Audience: Homepage


INNVISION CLUB MEETING THIS FRIDAY

Are you interested in helping the less fortunate and volunteering in community service events? Then InnVision is the club for you! InnVision is a non-profit organization that strives to break the cycle of homelessness in the bay area! 

 

You are "INN"vited to our first meeting this Friday, September 16, during lunch in E-1 to meet our officers and find out more about the club! If you were not able to sign up during club day, you will be able to during the meeting!

 

There will also be a raffle at the end of the meeting, so come by if you are "INN"terested!

 

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Posted by: JACKIE DUNGCA Published:9/14/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, Adventure Club, California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Innvision Club, Interact Club, Leo, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


HELPING ANIMALS?!

Hey Raider Animal Lovers!

 

Want to be a FURiend to all animals?

 

Come to Animal Allies' second meeting TOMORROW(9/15) @ LUNCH in RAIDER HALL where we'll be going into detail about a few of the amazing animal welfare events and activities that YOU can participate in throughout the year! We'll be explaining the story of AAD1 and the upcoming gala, so this is one tall TAIL, that you DON'T want to miss out on!

 

As always, we have our paws open for you to join our AA family at any time #BringYourFURiends

 

Questions, comments, concerns? Email us! 

scanimalallies@gmail.com

 


 

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:9/14/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Leo, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers, UNICEF Club and Homepage


FIRST HELPING HOMELESS MEETING

HEY GUYS

 

Helping Homeless's first meeting is TOMORROW on Thursday, September 15 in E6! 

 

We will just be introducing the officers and telling you what we'll be doing this year. So come on out!

 

 

Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:9/14/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Interested in Science Olympiad? Fill out this survey!

Hello Raiders!

 

Are you interested in representing Silver Creek in a prestigious nation-wide science competition?

 

If you didn't have time to come to our first meeting, or even if you did, fill out this survey and  and be a part of Science Olympiad!

 

Also, print this out and bring it to the second meeting on Tuesday, 9/20/2016 at 12:30 (lunch)

 

(The contract is here: bit.ly/schssocontract)

(The survey is here: https://goo.gl/forms/99qHzLxsdvtQBylp1)

Posted by: DHANVEE IVATURI Published:9/13/16
Audience: Homepage


Down Syndrome Buddy Walk (more volunteer hours?)

On October 15 the National Down Syndrome Society will be having their annual buddy walk at Lake Cunningham. It is a fundraising for those in our down syndrome community. We'll have food, fun, and games with plenty of entertainment. 

 

You can also register to be a volunteer at our event if you want more hours, spaces are still available! 

 

Come out and join us! 

Posted by: ISABEL FULTON Published:9/13/16
Audience: GreenHelp, H-Squared, Interact Club, Red Cross Club and Homepage


SENIORS! Come and join our LAST Homecoming Non-Fire!

Hello 2017!

 

Come out and have some fun while we prepare for our LAST Homecoming Non-Fire! Don't miss out on this exciting event! Practice starts on Tuesday, September 13th from 3-5 pm and will continue every week from Tuesday to Thursday. 

More information in the image below! 
 

Posted by: TRAN NGUYEN Published:9/12/16
Audience: Homepage


Positive Coaching Alliance-Triple Impact Competitor

Attention all Freshman athletes....if you plan on playing a sport this year and you are a freshman, this is for YOU...

 

There is a very important workshop to discuss athletics and sportsmanship coming up on Monday Sept 19 at 630 pm in Raider Hall.  (this workshop is for athletes only.....no parents)

 

Please see your coach or Mrs Sunseri for more information.

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:9/12/16
Audience: ATHLETICS, Grade 09 and Homepage


RIB COOK OFF - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH

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           All proceeds benefit our student Athletes.

                                                     21 & over only please

Posted by: Juanita Ortiz Published:9/12/16
Audience: Homepage


WATER YOU WAITING FOR?!

Hey there Raiders! Did you miss Green Society on Club Day, but wanted to join? Are you feeling leaf-ed out?

 

Well, water you waiting for? Simply come to our first meeting tomorrow, Monday (9/12) at brunch in K3 to sign up and learn more about our Earth-friendly club! -^^-

 

Have any questions? Contact any of the officers or email us at schsgreensociety@gmail.com! :)

Posted by: DANA LEE Published:9/11/16
Audience: Homepage


Annual Fall Blood Drive

Hi Raiders! Our annual blood drive will take place on September 30th in Raider Hall! Sign ups begin on September 13th in front of I-2 during lunch. You must be at least 16 years old to donate. This is open to the whole community. Save a life by donating blood!

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:9/11/16
Audience: Homepage


eScrip - FREE Online Fundraiser - Help our Athletes!

eScrip  is an easy FREE online fundraiser which helps our student athletes. Parents, teachers, friends and families are encouraged to register their grocery club cards and existing credit/debit cards as supporters. A percentage of all purchases made at eScrip merchants will be given back to the designated school or group. Just remember to select Silver Creek High School (Group ID 7206124) as your primary school. Take a look at eScrip's FAQs for more information and thank you for your support.

Posted by: Juanita Ortiz Published:9/9/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SCHS POLYNESIAN CLUB MEETING & PRACTICE!

Aloha Ohana! 

 

SCHS Polynesian Club is having an informational and mandatory meeting on Monday, September 12, during brunch in X-3!

 

Our first practice is on Monday, September 12, from 1:30-2:30PM in X-3! 

 

Come out to meet your new family 

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:9/9/16
Audience: Homepage


Students in Action First Meeting!!!

There will be a Students in Action Meeting at lunch in Mr. Cardott's room, D12, on Wednesday the 14 of September. If you did not sign up, come anyway! We welcome all who are interested.

Posted by: ERIC NGUYEN Published:9/8/16
Audience: Homepage


VOLUNTEER w/ HELPING HOMELESS

Hi guys!

 

Just a reminder that Helping Homeless is having an event with City Team this Saturday from 9-12. We will assist with food preparation, pantry organization, and/or clean-up. 

 

Sign up with the link below and if you are not added in the schoolloop group, comment down below! (Most of our information for events will be posted on our schoolloop group page) 

 

Hope to see you there!

Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:9/8/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Volleyball Club's First Meeting

Tomorrow on Friday the 9th (9/9), join us in L-5 for more info and how to sign up.

 

See you there!

 

Posted by: STEVEN VAN Published:9/8/16
Audience: Volleyball Club and Homepage


Volleyball Meeting 9/8/16

Come out to L-5 for an informational meeting during lunch.

Didn't get a chance to sign up? Sign up using the link below!

Posted by: NATHAN THI Published:9/8/16
Audience: Homepage


osu!club First Meeting (9/9/16) CLICK FOR MORE INFO

Hey Raiders!

 

Join us this Friday(9/9/16), in U-17 during lunch for our first osu!club meeting! No equipment will be needed this time. For those of you who did not get a chance to sign up during club day, it is not too late! Just make sure to come to the first meeting.

 

We will be doing all of our communications on Discord, a web-based chat program. Feel free to ask any questions you have over there. Please join with this link: https://discord.gg/WGxGAbY

 

See you soon!

Posted by: JAYINE LEE Published:9/7/16
Audience: Homepage


HUGS MEETING TOMORROW (THURSDAY)

HIYA HUGGERS!

 

Our first meeting will be tomorrow, September 8, in H7 (Mr. Alarcon's room). Please come to learn more about what we have planned for this year.

 

Also, if you did not get a chance to sign up on club day, please fill out the form below.

 

Hope to see y'all there!! 

 

 

Attachments:
Posted by: ANAISHA PATEL Published:9/7/16
Audience: Animal Allies, DECA, GreenHelp, HUGS, Interact Club, Key Club members, Red Cross Club, UNICEF Club and Homepage


SENIORS, DO YOU NEED A COUNSELOR RECOMMENDATION?

Good Morning!

 

Seniors who need letters of recommendation for private college (Not UC's or CSU's), or scholarships,  MUST complete a Recommendation Packet by Friday, October 21st!!

 

All COMPLETED parts of the packet must be turned in by this date, including teacher recommendations.

 

See the attached file.

 

 

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:9/7/16
Audience: Grade 12, Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Principals, Staff, Teachers and Homepage


SCIENCE OLYMPIAD INFORMATIONAL MEETING!

Hello Everyone!

 

Thank you for all showing your interest to be on the Silver Science Olympiad Team.  

 

There will be an informational meeting this Thursday, September 8, at lunch in Mr. Mendoza's room [H-10]. We will be starting the meeting promptly at 12:30 (We selected this time in case if you want to quickly grab lunch before or finish another club meeting before).

 

At this informational meeting, we will be talking more on what the club is about, what science event challenges you can participate in, picking partners, and time commitment. This meeting is mandatory for those who want to be on the team. 

 

We hope to see you all there!

 

Sincerely,

The Science Olympiad Officers

Sruti Vutukury, Sharmi Mathur, Dhanvee Ivaturi, Rishabh Rajesh, Andrea Sudharta, Philip Kabranov, Justin Nguyen

 

(We will be adding you all to the SCHS Science Olympiad Facebook page, where we'll be communicating further updates. If you do not have a Facebook, please just loopmail one of the officers back letting us know) 

Posted by: SRUTI VUTUKURY Published:9/6/16
Audience: Homepage


APPLICATION FOR FINANCIAL AID Available October 1, 2016!

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will now be available 3 months earlier on October 1 (October 1, 2016 for the upcoming 2017 – 2018 FAFSA), and will use income and tax information from one year earlier.  That means students must provide information from the 2015 tax year.

We strongly encourage all seniors to log onto https://fafsa.ed.gov and become familiar with what is required to complete the application for financial aid.  File your FAFSA as soon after
October 1 as possible.  For more information talk to your counselor and/or click on the link below:

Attachments:
Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:9/6/16
Audience: Grade 12, Silver Creek Scholarship Information, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


BAKED POTATOES WITH ALL THE FIXINS! THURSDAY, AFTER SCHOOL AT 3:15 IN ROOM E-10! $4

BAKED POTATOES WITH ALL THE FIXINS!  
THURSDAY, AFTER SCHOOL AT 3:15 IN ROOM E-10!
$4

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:9/6/16
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Adventure Club, AWARE, Beautification Group, Conservation Corporation, DEATH VALLEY CHAPERONES, Death Valley Field Studies, ECO FASHION SHOW, Fashion Club, Film Club, Freshmen Intervention, Interact Club, MAKE A WISH, Poetry Club, SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, Silver Creek Swim Team, Social Science Department, SUSTAINABILITY DECATHLON, Teachers and Administrators, UKULELE CLUB!!!, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Want your Club Meetings announced? Click here!

If you would like your club meetings announced through the Morning Announcements, please complete the Club Meeting Announcement Request form. You can begin by clicking on the attached link.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:9/6/16
Audience: Homepage


ADVENTURE (CLUB) IS OUT THERE!

Didn't get a chance to sign up for Adventure Club on club day? You still can!

 

Adventure Club is an activity-based club that hosts events around once every month to serve as bonding events for club members. Events include hiking, haunted houses, scavenger hunts, socials, bonfires, and more!

 

Meetings will be held every other Thursday in K-2 (Mr. Espino's room). Our first meeting will be NEXT Thursday: SEPTEMBER 8!! Come find out about what we have planned for the upcoming year! :-)  Hope to see you there, adventurers!

 

- If you already signed up on club day, you do not need to worry about this form. But if you signed up and didn't get added to the FB group, please msg me on FB (Tracy Nguyen) to be added.


- If you are in the FB group already, you can add any of your friends who go to Silver Creek that are interested in joining, but please make sure they sign up using this form or else they won't be on the club roster!

 

http://bit.ly/2bNeof8

Posted by: TRACY NGUYEN Published:9/5/16
Audience: Homepage


Join Interact Club -- First Meeting of the Semester!

"INTERACT, what's that?"

 

Attend the very first Interact Club meeting of the semester to discover the true meaning of service and volunteering. Our meeting will be held in Raider Hall during lunch on Tuesday, September 6th. The first 100 members to attend will receive a corgi designed pin! We hope to see you all there!

 

Join for service, and become part of a family. 

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Interact Club is a community service organization that provides a medium for high school students to empower change. Interactors have the opportunity to volunteer in our local communities, participate in social events to bond with others, and make an impact internationally through our annual International Project.

 

In the past, we have raised money to:

  • build houses for children in Kenya
  • create solar ovens for refugees in Afghanistan
  • build libraries and schools in Bangladesh
  • contribute to many other projects!
Posted by: SELINA TIEU Published:9/4/16
Audience: Homepage


SCHS H.U.G.S (Help Us Give Smiles)

Hello, Raiders!

Our club's main goal is to make sure patients at children's hospitals have a happy and comfortable stay in any way we can! This could be by volunteering, sending care packages, or just giving HUGS! 

 

If you did not get a chance to sign up for H.U.G.S, you can fill out this Google form with your information. 

 

https://goo.gl/forms/AvwkiQgjLou94sDb2

 

Thank you! We hope to see everyone Thursday (09/08/16) for our very first club meeting! 

Posted by: ANGELA DAO Published:9/3/16
Audience: Homepage


JOIN ANIMAL ALLIES

Hey Raider Animal Lovers!

 

We had our club day this past Wednesday and we had a great turnout! Thank you to everyone who signed up!

 

If you or someone you know has not been added to our school loop group, please message me, Karen Candelaria, so you can be a part of the Animal Alliance!

 

Click here for Facebook Group Page

Posted by: KAREN CANDELARIA Published:9/3/16
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


FREE ONLINE class in Website Design at Foothill College

Hello, 

 

I am Carolyn Brown, the Website Design teacher at Foothill College. I want to tell you about a wonderful opportunity for creative high school students to earn 4 college credits this fall.

 

I am teaching a fully ONLINE class in Website Design at Foothill College this fall. Registration is currently open, and you may know students who would like to take this class and earn college credit. As always, it's FREE. The class runs Sept 26 - Dec 16.

 

This class is for anyone interested in creating websites. There are no prerequisites and you don't need to write code. If you know a student that is interested in creating websites or a student that might want to make a website for a high school project, a school club, or personal interest, my class is a great way to get started. 

 

Because the class is fully online students do NOT come to campus, they can work from home, the library, their favorite cafe, or anywhere. All they need is a computer or tablet, and an Internet connection. They will be able to choose from a variety of free software for creating websites during the course.

 

Please this URL with your students. http://www.carolyns.com/gid56 it has the links for permission form, applying and more information. 

The permission form is also attached to this message, and the URL to apply is http://www.foothill.edu/apply/ 

 

If you, your students, or their families have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me at browncarolyn@foothill.edu.

 

Carolyn Brown

Foothill College

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:9/2/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Sign Up for Driver's Education!

Hello Raiders! 

 

If you are interested in taking Driver's Education, please sign up using the provided link. Spaces are limited, so sign up now. Priorities are given to those who are of age to receive their driver's license. Please listen to the morning announcement for more information. You instructor (TBA) will email you when you are accepted into the class. Questions? See Mrs. James in room E3. 

 

 

 

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Posted by: Phi James Published:9/1/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Parents, Principals, Staff and Homepage


Seniors and Parents of Seniors: Have questions about your Senior Portrait and/or purchasing a baby ad?

Your student received a handout in his or her Gov/Econ class that explains the steps to taking his or her senior portrait. Additionally, it is attached to this message. PLEASE read this handout as it includes information about cost, process, picture dates, and deadlines.

 

On the back, there is an Ad Form if you wish to purchase a space in the yearbook for a baby ad. This form is also attached to this message.

 

Don't forget to purchase your yearbook online at yearbookforever.com or at the school bank.

 

Further questions can be directed to Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org.

Posted by: Ms. King Published:9/1/16
Audience: Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SCHS Red Cross Club

Hello Raiders! Want to be a part of one of the world's largest humanitarian organization? Then, you should join Red Cross tomorrow (9/1) at the X-Quad during lunch! As one of the Red Cross Clubs around this region, we all volunteer in part of Red Cross's five lines of service: health and safety, international services, blood services, military services, and disaster services!

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Posted by: YVAN PASAO Published:8/31/16
Audience: Red Cross Club and Homepage


ARE YOU THIRSTY?

Come out to Back to School Night tomorrow, Thursday, September 1, and purchase some cold water for $1 to support Helping Homeless! We'll be using this money to donate to shelters and to provide our members with senior stoles, shirts, buttons, and more! 

 

SO REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR HELPING HANDS AND BUY COLD WATER FROM HELPING HOMELESS!

Posted by: KATHLEEN PHAM Published:8/31/16
Audience: Acts of Random Kindness Club, ACWP 2015-2016, Animal Allies, H-Squared, Interact Club, Project Run, UNICEF Club and Homepage


Change the World in BITS!

Interested in Technology and Business?


Join BITS Club on September 2nd, and make the most out of this year! We plan on attending multiple field trips to Cisco, Facebook, etc. We also take part in Hackathon, and other competitions.


Come on down and join on Friday, and start a new journey with us!

Posted by: BRIAN HO Published:8/31/16
Audience: Homepage


JOIN UNICEF TOMORROW!!

Do you believe in zero? Join UNICEF and become a hero!! UNICEF Club is a fun, humanitarian club dedicated to helping the community as well as children across the world!!!

To find out more about our club and our dedicated members, check out our booth on Club Day 2!

(P.S. Did I mention that we are giving out balloons and goodie bags AND you can take a picture at our originally designed photobooth?!?!?!?)

Posted by: CINDY TRAN Published:8/31/16
Audience: Homepage


KEYS?!

"Key Club?  What do you do in there?  Make keys?"

 

Well, no, not quite, we do unlock opportunities though!

 

Key Club is an organization that promotes high school students to get involved in their community with various service events.  We strive to uphold our four core values of leadership, character building, caring, and inclusiveness.

 

If you're interested in finding ways to help your community, whether its volunteering at a charity marathon, helping run a carnival, cleaning up our local streams, and much more in between, then make sure you come out this Thursday, September 1st at the X-quad to learn more.

 

Don't be afraid to bring friends either!  Everyone is welcome in our Ohana!

Posted by: KHANH PHAN Published:8/30/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, SCHS SWIM TEAM 2017, UNICEF Club, Yearbook Club and Homepage


JOIN SCIENCE OLYMPIAD!

Join your scholarly comrades for the Scientific Revolution of Silver Creek! Science Olympiad offers construction challenges such as building electric cars, balsa helicopters, air trajectory cannons, and competitive research missions such as studying crime scenes and nuclear fusion in stars! Explore STEM and compete against other high schools in the Bay Area! To sign up, visit us on Club Day on Thursday 9/1 and/or sign up on the link below! 

 

http://tinyurl.com/ScienceOlympiadInterest

 

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Posted by: SRUTI VUTUKURY Published:8/30/16
Audience: Homepage


SCHS Interact Club - Join for service, become part of a family.

"INTERACT, what's that?"

Interact Club is a community service organization that provides a medium for high school students to empower change. Interactors have the opportunity to volunteer in our local communities, participate in social events to bond with others, and make an impact internationally through our annual International Project.

 

In the past, we have raised money to:

  • built houses for children in Kenya
  • created solar ovens for refugees in Afghanistan
  • built libraries and schools in Bangladesh
  • toward many, many other projects!

Join us on Wednesday, August 31st during lunch in the X-Quad to discover the true meaning of service. We challenge you to embrace the unknown and forge ahead into a club that will forever change your perspectives, make you love a lil’ more, and kindle a burning passion for each and every cause.

Posted by: SELINA TIEU Published:8/30/16
Audience: Homepage


JOIN SCHS POLYNESIAN CLUB!!!!

Aloha Raiders! Are you interested in exploring the world of Polynesia? Are you dying to learn how to shake them hips? Join SCHS Polynesian Club on Thursday, September 1st, during lunch in the X-Quad! Be a part of our Ohana. (Boys are very welcome) 

 

Any questions? 

 

President: Shannen Rose De Ocampo 

Vice Presidents: Anika Custodio and Laeloni Punsalan

 

Social Media/ Contact Info 

Facebook: SCHS Polynesian Club

Twitter: SCHS Poly Club @schspolynesian

Gmail: schspolynesian@gmail.com 

Posted by: SHANNENROSE DE OCAMPO Published:8/30/16
Audience: Homepage


SAVE THE DATE -- FINANCIAL AIDE NIGHT

SAVE THE DATE!

Financial Aide Night:

 

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Raider Hall

6:00 p.m.

 

Ms. Carolyn Guel from San Jose State University's Financial Aide Office will be presenting information about how to apply for financial Aide!  Parents and Students are WELCOME.  Although, the presentation will focus on Financial Aide for current seniors, ALL are welcome.


 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:8/30/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


ANIMALS?!

ANIMALS?! Who? What? Where?

 

If the word animals makes your heart skip a beat and you want to make an positive impact on their world, join Animal Allies TOMORROW(8/31) in the X-Quad @ Lunch!

 

We volunteer at adoption fairs, charity events,wildlife festivals, hold resource drives, raise funds for endangered animals, bring awareness to animal-related issues, and much, much, more! 

 

If you're an animal lover, this is one club you DON'T want to miss out on!

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:8/30/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Leo, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers and Homepage


DEATH VALLEY MEETING WEDNESDAY 8/31 AT 12:30 in E-10.

DEATH VALLEY MEETING WEDNESDAY 8/31 AT 12:30 in E-10.

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/29/16
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Death Valley Field Studies, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Yearbook price increases Friday, Sept. 2nd! Buy now at the lowest price of the year--$65!

Hello Raiders!

Purchase your yearbook at the lowest price of the year--$65. The price increases to $70 Friday, September 2nd. 

 

Pay cash or check (made out to Silver Creek High School) to the school bank OR by card at yearbookforever.com.

 

Questions? Email Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org

Posted by: Ms. King Published:8/23/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Save the Date! Back to School Night & School Site Council Meeting
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September 1st @ 5:00pm

 

School Site Council Meeting 

will begin at 4:30pm

in Raider Hall

 

Back to school schedule attached

Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:8/23/16
Audience: Parent Center, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Parents and Homepage


Polynesian Club Fundraiser!

Calling all milk tea lovers! SCHS Polynesian Club is hosting a fundraiser at Soyful desserts on Wednesday Aug. 24th from 2-6PM! Grab a flyer from any of the poly officers (Minhthy Chu, Shannen De Ocampo, Anika Custodio, Laeloni Punsalan, Janielle Camantigue) OR bring your school ID when ordering!

 

Posted by: THUY ANH NGUYEN Published:8/22/16
Audience: Homepage


DEATH VALLEY MEETING THIS THURSDAY 8/25 in E-10 at 12:30

DEATH VALLEY  MEETING THIS THURSDAY 8/25 in E-10 at 12:30.  We will discuss fundraising and answer any questions.  Permission slips and applications are due 8/26!

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/22/16
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, DEATH VALLEY CHAPERONES, Death Valley Field Studies, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Are you interested in being an officer for the Thirst Project ?

If you are interested in being an officer for the thirst project please report to the library Monday August 22 during lunch to see if you are legible to be an officer.

Posted by: EDITH LOPEZ Published:8/21/16
Audience: Homepage


Day in the Park Festival sponsored by Vice Mayor Rose Herrera!

This year's Day in the Park Festival will be on Saturday, October 1st at Lake Cunningham Regional Park. Check out the attached flyers for more information.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/19/16
Audience: Homepage


Unite Girls to Change the World!!

Calling all Raiders! Have you ever wanted to make a difference in a girl's life? Girls are powerful. When they’re educated, healthy, and safe, they transform their communities. GirlUp is the leading global community of passionate advocates changing policies and raising funds to support United Nations programs that help the hardest to reach girls living in places where it is hardest to be a girl.


GirlUp Club is searching for THREE more powerful and positive students to join our 2016-2017 GirlUp family! These officers must show characteristics of responsibility, leadership, and enthusiasm.

The deadline to submit the application is Monday, August 22nd at 9 PM. 

 

Every girl, no matter where she is born, deserves to dream. You can make her dreams a reality.

Posted by: PRATYUSHA MACHERLA Published:8/19/16
Audience: Homepage


Reggie Try-outs

Hey Raiders!

 

Interested in being a part of our school spirit?

 

Sign up to be Reggie, our Silver Creek Mascot. Reggie goes to all of our football games and knows how to have a great time. 

 

If your fun and enthusiastic, go ahead and sign up to be our 2016-17 Reggie Mascot. 

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Posted by: ISABEL FULTON Published:8/18/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Black Student Union, Club Everytown, GreenHelp, H-Squared, Red Cross Club, Science Olympiad, Williams - Psychology, Yearbook Club and Homepage


Calling all potential Renaissance Scholars!

Renaissance apps are now out in room I-2! Remember, you must not have any D's or F's in order to be eligible.

Turn in your Spring 2015 report card, your Renaissance app, and a $5 fee to the school bank by Thursday ,September 1st in order to participate in Renaissance! 

The Renaissance luncheon will be soon to follow. Date Thursday, September 15. 


   What is Renaissance? 

        A honor roll program that awards students with a certificate and a lunch for having a 3.0 GPA or higher in the last grading period. Any Questions? Feel free to contact the Community Relations commission in Leadership in 1-2. 

Posted by: PRACHI BHAGAVATHA Published:8/18/16
Audience: Homepage


ASSETs Program is Back!

Hello Raiders! 

 

Are you bored after school and are looking something to do? Look no more! Attached are the programs we will be providing after school starting Tuesday, Sept. 6. The program is free and food will be provided! For more information, please see Mrs. James in room E3. 

Posted by: Phi James, Teacher, Silver Creek High School Published:8/16/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, ESUHSD Activities Directors, Inter Club Council, Leadership 2013, PTSA, Silver Creek World Travelers and Homepage


ATTENTION ALL CLUBS NEW AND RETURNING!!

Hey Raiders!

 

Shelly Huynh and I are working on some graphic pieces for our school's newspaper, the Raider Review. We want to highlight all the amazing clubs that our school offers and we need YOUR help and cooperation to do so. If you would like your club to be featured on the Raider Review(ESPECIALLY new clubs), please fill out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/U4JjfogMdggX67dx2

 

After you fill out the form, please submit a picture representing of your club(preferably a club logo) to yumna.e.chowdhury@gmail.com AND smtown.mark.lee@gmail.com PLEASE SEND TO BOTH EMAILS!!(Preferably by Friday(8/19)

 

If you are unable to answer any of the questions, please respond with N/A and feel free to loopmail me, Yumna Chowdhury, if you have any questions, comments, or concerns!

 

Thank you for your lovely cooperation and participation :)

Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:8/15/16
Audience: Animal Allies, Key Club members, Leo, MSA, Red Cross Club, Silver Creek World Travelers and Homepage


Become an ARK Officer!

Hey, Raiders! Ever want to make a difference in someone else's life?


Well, ARK Club is looking for TWO more enthusiastic and positive people to join our 2016-2017 ARK Family! 

Just follow the link below to apply, and once officers are chosen, you will be contacted!

 


Once officers are chosen, you will be contacted.  The deadline to submit an application will be Monday, August 22nd at 9 PM. 

 

 

Thanks for applying, and GOOD LUCK! :-) 

 

https://goo.gl/forms/DEXrN2wrTn0UAPa32

Publish

Posted by: LILI VU Published:8/15/16
Audience: Homepage


Be an Animal Allies Officer!

Do YOU have a passion for animals?

 

Animal Allies Club is looking for THREE animal savvy Raiders to join our 2016-17 officer board in our journey to make a positive impact on the lives of all animals!

 

Deadline to submit an app is WEDNESDAY(8/17) BEFORE 5:00PM

 

Interviews will take place THURSDAY(8/18)/FRIDAY(8/19)

 

More details on the application below!

 

CLICK HERE to submit an application

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Posted by: YUMNA CHOWDHURY Published:8/14/16
Audience: Animal Allies and Homepage


Club Charters are now available!

If you're an officer for an exisiting club OR you'd like to start a new one, club charters will be available in I-2 beginning today at brunch. They’re due to I-2 August 23.

 

Please note, there is a separate charter for special programs (i.e. Journalism, Yearbook, Athletic Teams, Performing Arts, NJROTC, etc.).

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Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/14/16
Audience: Homepage


Class of '17, '18, & '19: Leadership has one AVT position available!

Attention sophomores, juniors, and seniors! Leadership has one position on our AVT commission open. If you're an Audio-Visual-Technological kind of person, then we want you! Stop by I-2 at lunch or after school to pick up an application! Please read below for more information.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

  1. Attend a mandatory commissioner candidate meeting on Wednesday, August 17 at lunch in room I-2.
  2. Submit a completed application to Mrs. Seal in room I-2 no later than Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 3:00pm.
  3. Submit two Teacher Recommendation Forms to Mrs. Seal in I-2 no later than Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 3:00pm. Note: Your teachers will submit the forms on your behalf.
  4. Participate in an interview with Mrs. Seal and ASB. You will be notified of your interview date and time.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

  1. Commissioner positions are open to current students of Silver Creek High School.
  2. Commissioners must have a grade point average of 2.0 and have no more than one F. Grade eligibility will be determined by your final report card for the 2015-2016 school year.
  3. Commissioner positions are often stressful, time-consuming, and require enormous amounts of work in short periods of time.
  4. Ideal commissioners take initiative, are reliable, and project a positive image of our school.
  5. Late applications will not be considered.
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/14/16
Audience: Homepage


Class of 2020 Leadership Apps are now available!

If you're interested in joining our Leadership program, please read below for more information. You can stop by I-2 at lunch or after school to pick up your application.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

  1. Attend a mandatory commissioner candidate meeting on Wednesday, August 17 at lunch in room I-2.
  2. Submit a completed application to Mrs. Seal in room I-2 no later than Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 3:00pm.
  3. Attach a copy of your final 8th grade report card to the application.
  4. Submit two Teacher Recommendation Forms to Mrs. Seal in I-2 no later than Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 3:00pm. Note: Your teachers will submit the forms on your behalf.
  5. Participate in an interview with Mrs. Seal and ASB. You will be notified of your interview date and time.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

  1. Commissioner positions are open to current students of Silver Creek High School.
  2. Commissioners must have a grade point average of 2.0 and have no more than one F. Grade eligibility will be determined by your final report card for the 2015-2016 school year.
  3. Commissioner positions are often stressful, time-consuming, and require enormous amounts of work in short periods of time.
  4. Ideal commissioners take initiative, are reliable, and project a positive image of our school.
  5. Late applications will not be considered.
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/14/16
Audience: Grade 09 and Homepage


Class of 2020! Class Office needs you!

If you lead and others follow, then class office just might be for you. Please see below for more information. Stop by I-2 to pick up an application. Don't delay... they're due Wednesday, August 17!

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

  1. Attend a mandatory class officer candidate meeting on Tuesday, August 16 at lunch in room I-2.
  2. Submit a completed application to Mrs. Seal in room I-2 no later than Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 3:00pm.
  3. Attach a copy of your final 8th grade report card to the application.
  4. Submit two Teacher Recommendation Forms to Mrs. Seal in I-2 no later than Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 3:00pm.

Note: Your teachers will submit the forms on your behalf.

  1. Participate in a candidate rally on Thursday, August 18, 2016 at lunch in the X Quad.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

  1. Class officer positions are open to current students of Silver Creek High School.
  2. Class officers must have a grade point average of 2.0 and have no more than one F. Grade eligibility will be determined by your final report card for the 2015-2016 school year.
  3. Class officer positions are often stressful, time-consuming, and require enormous amounts of work in short periods of time.
  4. Ideal class officers take initiative, are reliable, and project a positive image of our school.
  5. Late applications will not be considered.
  6. Write-in candidates on Election Day are not allowed.
  7. Elections will be held on Friday, August 19, 2016 at lunch in the X Quad.
Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/14/16
Audience: Grade 09 and Homepage


California Scholarship Federation (CSF) Application

The California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is now accepting applications for the Fall 2016 semester.  

 

CSF emphasizes high standards of scholarship and community service for California high school students.  Founded in 1921, the California Scholarship Federation is the oldest scholarship institution in the state of California.

 

This year we once again will be participating in a number of community service activities and hope you can join us.

 

Simply click on the link below and fill out the application online.  CSF also requires a report card for grade verification, which can be turned into Mr. Taylor in room E-8.  

 

Deadline for applications:  Friday September 9th

First official CSF meeting of the semester:  Monday September 12th

 

If you have a problem regarding your grades or any questions about the organization please see Mr. Taylor

Posted by: Steve Taylor Published:8/12/16
Audience: California Scholarship Federation - CSF, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


ONE REASON TO GO TO DEATH VALLEY: HANDS ON LEARNING

Students on the Death Valley trip gain unique insights into Geography, Science, and History. 

The first day focuses on climate and biology.  We start at Badwater, the lowest point in the western hemisphere, and go up to Dante's View (pictured), an elevation above 5,000 feet.  Along the way we investigate the various ways that plants have adapted to the environments we encounter.  

The second day’s focus is Geology.  We hike up Mosaic Canyon and look at how the rocks, mountain ranges, and fault systems have combined to create Death Valley.  Then we go to what many students say is their favorite activity on the trip: hiking the DV sand dunes. 

The third day focuses on history.  We look at the different ways that various human groups have lived in Death Valley.  From Native American petroglyphs to deserted gold mining ghost towns, humans have left an fascinating imprint on Death Valley.

On Day 4 we visit Scotty’s Castle, a beautiful 1920s era mansion, as well as hike up and down Ubehebe Crater, an inactive volcanic feature.

The last day is the Grotto Canyon hike and final exam.

Learn about amazing things in an amazing place!  

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Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/12/16
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, AWARE, Beautification Group, Conservation Corporation, DEATH VALLEY CHAPERONES, Death Valley Field Studies, ECO FASHION SHOW, Fashion Club, Film Club, Interact Club, Silver Creek Swim Team, Social Science Department, SUSTAINABILITY DECATHLON, Teachers and Administrators, UKULELE CLUB!!!, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


ONE REASON TO GO TO DEATH VALLEY: CAMPFIRE.

 To sit around a campfire is to participate in one of the most ancient human traditions.  A campfire is the original social network.  It creates a central community focus.  It provides a place to share feelings, thoughts, songs and stories. It gives us heat and light. It cooks the food we eat together. A fire is something to nurture and something to control.  Experience the age old ritual of campfire in Death Valley.  COME GET AN APPLICATION IN E-10 TODAY!035.JPG

Posted by: Mr Henninger Published:8/12/16
Audience: Mr Henninger, P I ALTERN SETTING Site, P-HUMAN GEO/AP Site, P-WORLD HISTORY Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, DEATH VALLEY CHAPERONES, Death Valley Field Studies, Teachers and Administrators, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Buy your yearbook at the lowest price of the year! Click for details.

Raiders,

 

Don't wait until the end of the year to purchase your 2017 yearbook! Buy now for $65, the lowest price of the year, with cash or check payable to Silver Creek High School at the school bank. Pay online with a card at yearbookforever.com! 

 

Prices increase soon!

 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:8/10/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Freshmen! You can still sign up for English 1A!

Hello Freshmen! 

 

If you are interested in taking English 1A there is still time to sign up.  Please complete this form as soon as possible tinyurl.com/SCEnglish1A also linked at the bottom.  If you have questions come see Ms. King in B2.

 

 

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Posted by: Ms. King Published:8/10/16
Audience: Grade 09, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Info on joining the National Honor Society

National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. It serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. 

 

If you are interested in joining NHS, please follow the directions in the attached Member Selection Information Packet (MSIP). Feel free to contact Mr. Chan if you have any questions about the selection process or member obligations. It's more than just an honor roll. Do consider the time involved. (See Article VII - Obligations of Members in the attached Chapter Bylaws for more details.)

 

Completed packet must be turned in by 3:00 pm Tuesday, 9/6, to Mr. Chan in room E-11. No late packets will be accepted. Incomplete packets or packets with incorrect formatting will not be reviewed by the Faculty Council. So please follow all directions and do review/edit before submission!

Posted by: Tony Chan Published:8/10/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


English 2A Summer Assignment -repost

English 2A 2016-17

Summer Assignment

Welcome to English 2A!

The summer assignment is to read two books. One is Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury and the other is your choice from the following:

Feed 

by M.T. Anderson 

 

The Book Thief 

by Marcus Zusak 

 

Little Brother

by Cory Doctorow

 

The Last Book in the Universe

by Rodman Philbrick

 

You are to come to class prepared to discuss and write about these novels in the second week of school.

 

As you read the books, think about the theme of the story.  Theme refers to the central idea or underlying message of the text. In a piece of literature it is a message about people, life, and the world we live in that the author wants the reader to understand.

 

However, theme is rarely stated in the text – instead, the reader must usually consider the plot, characters, and setting to infer the theme.  Read the books closely paying attention to any passages that reveal themes, characters, and/or plots.

 

Fahrenheit 451 is readily available at libraries

and online at:

http://kisi.deu.edu.tr/murat.goc/451.pdf

 

Please contact me if you have any questions. I will check my email weekly during the summer.

weckesserL@esuhsd.org

Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:8/5/16
Audience: Homepage


Order School Portraits!

Click on the link to order your child's school portraits directly from Prestige Portraits.

 

 

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:8/3/16
Audience: Homepage


Senior Portraits Information

Hello Seniors,

 

Prestige Portraits by Life Touch is the company our school works with to take your senior portraits. When you take your senior portrait with Prestige Portraits you will take a picture that will be submitted to the yearbook but you will also receive proofs if you want to order prints for your family and friends. There is a deposit and fees if you want to order pictures.

 

Prestige will send you an appointment via mail 6 weeks before your scheduled appointment. You have the opportunity to take your portrait at school or if you want to go to their studio you can do that as well.

 

Call Prestige Portraits at (408) 841-4003 9-4PM if you would like to schedule an appointment at their studio. They are located at 375 Blossom Hill Rd #64, San Jose, CA 95118.  

 

On campus pictures will be Monday, September 26th through Friday, September 30th from 3-8pm in K1 and Tuesday, November 1st through Thursday, November 3rd from 3-8pm in K1. Please look out for your mailer from Prestige.  Please call the number above if you did not receive a mailer and want to schedule an appointment.

 

There will be a yearbook only picture day that will be announced later if you do not want to purchase any prints and only want your senior portrait in the yearbook.

 

Contact Ms. King at kinge@esuhsd.org if you have any questions. 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:7/26/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


2016 VOLLEYBALL Tryouts

Volleyball tryouts will begin on Friday August 5 from 430-630 pm in the main gym.  Be sure to bring a completed physical, wear gym shoes and shorts and bring water.

 

Tryouts will continue the next week, Monday August 8-12 3pm-5 pm for JV players and 430-730pm for Varsity players.

 

Contact Mrs Sunseri for more information.

Posted by: Trish Sunseri Published:7/25/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Parents and Homepage


SC Link Crew Presents: Freshman Orientation Class of 2020

Silver Creek's Link Crew wants our entire class of 2020 to attend Freshman Orientation on Tuesday, August 2. Link Crew focuses on helping freshmen make a smooth transition into high school, with its motto, "Students helping students succeed." Click the link for event details and to RSVP.

Posted by: Mrs. Seal Published:7/10/16
Audience: Parents, Students and Homepage


Football Practice for Freshman Begins Monday, June 20, 2016 at 3 pm at the Football Stadium

Football Practice for Freshman Begins Monday, June 20, 2016 at 3 pm at the Football Stadium

Posted by: Hector Flores Published:6/17/16
Audience: Homepage


Travel to Paris and Mediterranean Europe

If you thought 2015's Spring in Spain Tour was an amazing opportunity, check out what the SC World Travelers have in store for the summer of 2017!

QUICK DETAILS:
Summer, June of 2017
12 cities including Paris, Barcelona, Florence and Rome
16 days total (including travel days)

Reputable educational tour company with over 50 years of experience, EF Tours

Registered Travels: 22  

Spaces available: 10

Approximate cost:  $4,735 for students, $5,280 for adult. Price includes flights, hotel rooms, bus transportation, all breakfasts and dinners, entrance fees to museums, parks, etc. and a tour coordinator throughout the trip. Not included are lunches, tips for our local guides and bus drivers and personal spending money. Since most people in the travel industry work for tips, it is customary to pay an average of $6-$10 per day in tips.

Fundraising and Planning Meetings will resume once the 2016-2017 school year begins. Possible ideas include Applebee's Pancake Breakfasts at the Plant, cookie dough sales, etc. Proceeds raised through our club will be divided equally among all travelers. Individual students can plan a Menudo, Pozole or other type of 'feed', write letters requesting donations or start a 'GoFundMe' page. More options for individual fundraising are suggested through the eftours.com.

The itinerary is amazing!!!

Check out the details of our trip at:

 

  www.eftours.com/1758639wn

 

Should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me via email.

 

I hope you are able to join our group! The experience will be amazing!

Sra. Cuevas

cuevasl@esuhsd.org

Posted by: Ms. Cuevas Published:6/3/16
Audience: Homepage


FREE EVC SUMMER COURSE at JAMES LICK

EARN 3 COLLEGE UNITS that count toward high school elective credits!  Computerized Individual Instruction is taught by Evergreen Valley College professors at James Lick High School beginning June 15.  The class is Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM.  For More Information contact  Maria O'Hollearn (408)380-4086 or Mildred Llanos at (408)347-4448.

Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:6/1/16
Audience: All Grades, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


AP English Lang and Comp

Advanced Placement Language and Composition

Summer Reading 2016

 

All juniors enrolled in AP Language and Composition for the 2016-2017 school year are strongly encouraged to complete the reading assignment described below in preparation for the fall.


 

Suggestion:   Students should annotate their texts and/or take up to two pages of notes while reading.  Pay attention to characters and character development, plot, vocabulary, and theme.  These notes must be handwritten.

 

All readings can be found at a local library; however, it is strongly recommended that you buy the novel and memoir (if you can) and annotate them as you read. It is NOT required you buy the books, but highly encouraged. You can find copies of the books for cheap prices on Amazon.
 

NOVELS

Please read the following three novels.  Annotate the novel and be prepared to discuss in class.  Within the first 6 weeks of school, We will start discussing Moby Dick first, then Sophie’s World, and finally East of Eden. I highly suggest that you are familiar with Moby Dick by week 3, Sophie’s World by week 4, and East of Eden by week 5.

 

Moby Dick by Herman Melville

Sophie’s World by Josten Gaardner

East of Eden by John Steinbeck

 

Possible Prompts:

There will be an summative essay involving all three books at the end of the first six weeks.
 

See you in the fall.

Ms. Voss

(Posted for Ms. Voss by Ms. Weckesser)


 

Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:5/23/16
Audience: Grade 10, English Department Teachers, Teachers and Administrators, Assistant Principals, Parents, Principals and Homepage


UPDATE: English 2A 2016-17 Summer Assignment

UPDATED

English 2A 2016-17

Summer Assignment

Welcome to English 2A!

The summer assignment is to read two books. One is Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury and the other is your choice from the following:

Feed 

by M.T. Anderson 

 

The Book Thief 

by Marcus Zusak 

 

Little Brother

by Cory Doctorow

 

The Last Book in the Universe

by Rodman Philbrick

 

You are to come to class prepared to discuss and write about these novels in the second week of school.

 

As you read the books, think about the theme of the story.  Theme refers to the central idea or underlying message of the text. In a piece of literature it is a message about people, life, and the world we live in that the author wants the reader to understand.

 

However, theme is rarely stated in the text – instead, the reader must usually consider the plot, characters, and setting to infer the theme.  Read the books closely paying attention to any passages that reveal themes, characters, and/or plots.

 

Fahrenheit 451 is readily available at libraries

and online at:

http://kisi.deu.edu.tr/murat.goc/451.pdf

 

Please contact me if you have any questions. I will check my email weekly during the summer.

weckesserL@esuhsd.org

 

 

 
Posted by: Ms. Weckesser Published:5/20/16
Audience: Grade 09, English Department Teachers, Assistant Principals, Parents, Principals, Staff and Homepage


You can still buy your YEARBOOK! $85 @ the School Bank! Hurry!

Raiders,

 

You can still buy your yearbook for $85 at the School Bank!

 

Let us know your thoughts on the yearbook:

 

http://goo.gl/forms/Lu0Mlf5aWrayoOwi2

Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/18/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Community Meeting / Monday, May 23, 2016 @ 6pm Mt. Pleasant High School

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Posted by: Elizabeth Cabrera Published:5/18/16
Audience: Parent Center, School Site Council, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


SENIOR LUAU INFO

SENIOR LUAU ON MAY 23RD 

 

Hey Seniors! 

 

Come buy your wristband to Senior Luau for only $5 in Mr. Marr's room (E-1). Sales are continue until May 23rd during break and lunch ONLY. No wristbands will be sold at the door, so don't wait until it's too late! 

 

There will be tacos, slushies, swimming, and chill vibes as we celebrate the end of high school together! 

 

See the flyer attached below for more details. 

 

Love, 

2016 Officers 

Attachments:
Posted by: CHARLENE JOY DELA CRUZ Published:5/17/16
Audience: Homepage


We want your opinion of the Yearbook! Click!

Take this quick survey on the 2015-2016 Yearbook.

 

http://goo.gl/forms/cc1V2zQxLobMzA0J3

 

Your feedback is appreciated!

Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/17/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Senior Schedule for the Week of 5/23 to 5/26, 2016

To all Seniors and Seniors' Parents

 

Please take a look at the following schedule and make a note of when and where Seniors are expected to be during the week leading up to Graduation. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Do at doh@esuhsd.org. 

 

Senior Schedule

Week of 5/23 to 5/26

 

 

Monday May 23rd, 2016

8AM – 1PM

 

Check and Turn in Book Fines/Fees

A list will be posted on the Library’s Window and also on the wall of the Front Office

 

Tuesday May 24th, 2016

 

All Seniors meet in front of Raider Hall at the following times

 

Last Name:     A – D   9 AM – 10 AM

                                              E – L    10 AM – 11 AM

                                              M - Q    11 AM – 12 PM

                                              R - Z     12 PM – 1 PM

 

Wednesday May 25th, 2016

At 10 AM

 

All Seniors meet at the baseball field.

(It may be hot, so please bring water and sunblock)

 

Thursday May 26th, 2016

At 9 AM

 

All Seniors meet at the baseball field

(It may be hot, so please bring water and sunblock)

 

Posted by: Ngoc-Hung (JD) Do Published:5/17/16
Audience: Grade 12, Parents, Students and Homepage


WHAP Summer Assignment

Are you ready for WHAPture?! Don't get left behind. Click on the attached link for details. Let me know if you have questions.

Mr. Chan (E-11)

Attachments:
Posted by: Tony Chan Published:5/16/16
Audience: Grade 09, Parents, Principals, Staff, Teachers and Homepage


After Camp Care Educator --Job Opportunity Ages 16+

Euro School of Tennis would like to announce a new vacant position for students in the capacity of After Camp Care Educator.  Applicants must love working with children but no experience is required, we will provide training.  Please refer to our attachment for the qualifications and details of our job opportunities for your students. Please contact our staff, who will answer any questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you.
 

Regards,


-- 

Almira Tria-Santiago
Talent Acquisition Coordinator
careers@euroschooloftennis.com
510-491-3007 
www.euroschooloftennis.com

 

This/These organization(s) was/were not vetted by Silver Creek High School.  You should check out the legitimacy of any organization before submitting personal information. 

Posted by: Allan Roberts Published:5/16/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Summer Student Aides Needed

Please use the link below to apply as a Summer School Aide.  Application window closes May 20, 2016 @ 5pm.

Posted by: Jonathan Mach Published:5/12/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12 and Homepage


RACE TO SUMMER SPIRIT WEEK

The last spirit week is almost here, Raiders! Sprint your way to the end of the school year in the Race to Summer by wearing your best spirit week apparel. Finish strong and get excited for Creekchella festivities! #schsspiritweek

Attachments:
Posted by: SAMANTHA THOMAS Published:5/12/16
Audience: Homepage


MISSION COLLEGE SUMMER REGISTRATION

SENIORS interested in taking a Summer course at West Valley College can register beginning Monday, MAY 16 between 3 pm – 5 pm or any day after during open hours.

 

JUNIORS who want to take a Summer course at West Valley College can register beginning Tuesday, MAY 17 between 3 pm – 5 pm or any day after during open hours.

 

Required forms include a completed Concurrent Enrollment Form, a Transcript, a Health Form, assessment results if taking English, Math, Chem, Physics and AP scores if applicable.

 

COURSES NOT ALLOWED:  PE or remedial (courses numbered 900 or above).  For more information click on the link below. 

Attachments:
Posted by: Evelyn Sanchez Published:5/11/16
Audience: Grade 11, Grade 12, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


AP United States History Summer "Assignment"

Those students taking Advanced Placement United States History next year should be aware of the following summer "assignment"

 

This assignment is posted here so that you can, if you choose, have a little bit of a head start on work before the Fall 2016 school year begins.  This assignment will not be collected the first day of school, however, it will be collected either at the end of the first week, or the beginning of the second.  At this time you will also be tested on the material.

So... if you wish to procrastinate go right ahead, but be prepared, and don't say you were not warned.

 

All information regarding the summer assignment is available on Schoolloop.  This includes, various terms, questions, maps, worksheets, and a copy of the first two chapters of the textbook.

 

Please be sure to follow all of the directions, especially the one that says "answers must be hand written" Not typed!

 

If you have any questions please email

Mr. Taylor:  taylors@esuhsd.org

 

Summer Assignment Link:  schs.schoolloop.com/apussummerwork

Attachments:
Posted by: Steve Taylor Published:5/11/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Yearbooks are here!

Seniors:

Pick up your yearbook on Tuesday, May 17th in B2 during lunch, 7th and after school.  You may NOT cut 7th period, just come after class!

 

Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors:

Pick up your yearbook at the Yearbook Signing Party on May 18th in the X-Quad from 3-5PM. Stay for food trucks (tacos, burger, and ice cream) and fun! 

 

Prices!

You can still purchase your yearbook for $80 until May 16th.  Prices increase to $85 on the 18th! Buy them now they will sell out!

Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/10/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Yearbook Distribution and Signing Party 5/18! Yearbooks, Food Trucks, and FUN! Click for details!

Hello Raiders!

 

The yearbook class is excited to announce that we will be having a Yearbook Signing Party Wednesday, May 18th from 3-5PM in the X-quad!  We will be distributing yearbooks, listening to the sweet jams of DJ Dan Truong, competing in a dance off, signing yearbooks, taking pictures in a photobooth, and eating tacos, ice cream and more from food trucks! 

 

For Purchase:

 

Food Trucks $5+

Sharpies (for signing) $1-2

Insertable signing pages $3

Photobooth ticket (for students who have not purchased a yearbook) $3

Coloring book (pictures from Powderpuff, Honor's Night, Spring Concert, Sr. Prom, CSI day, and more) $5

2014-2015 Yearbooks $25

2015-2016 Yearbooks $80 before 5/18; $85 on 5/18

 

We can't wait to see you there!

SIGNING PARTY FLYER.jpg
 

Posted by: Ms. King Published:5/10/16
Audience: Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


Band's Pops Concert Thursday at 7pm

Last solo band concert of the year!  It will be a lot of fun.  General admission $5.  Come out and support the band!

Attachments:
Posted by: Ms. Mandler-Smith Published:5/9/16
Audience: Ms. Mandler-Smith, P-ADV BAND 1 Site, P-ADV BAND 2-4 Site, P-ENGLISH 2 Site, P-LANG ARTS 3 Site, READING A Site, STUDENT AIDE Site, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, English Department Teachers, Afterschool Professionals, Assistant Principals, Associates, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Homepage


What's Your Major???

Help out your fellow classmates in sociology by filling out this anonymous survey all about your major! Whether you want to go into law, medicine, engineering, art, or anything at all, we want to know! This survey not only asks about your major, but about how your ethnic background has ever affected your choice. Thank you! Click the link!

http://goo.gl/forms/hf4T4bCEi8

 

Posted by: MARIA VIELMA Published:5/6/16
Audience: Homepage


PTSA Teacher & Staff Appreciation Luncheon  Monday, May 16th, 2016! Sign up to help! It's fun!

Hello Silver Creek High School Community!

 

We are looking for Parents/Students/Community members to help out with the teachers luncheon on 5/16! We would LOVE it if you could bring a favorite dish. Desserts, Salads, Side Dishes!

Sign up on Google Docs link attached.  

 

If you don't have time but want to help, please consider donating online at the link attached so we can use your funds to purchase items for the luncheon.

 

Please email me at rhondastevejahn@aol.com if have any questions.

 

Thank you,
Rhonda

Posted by: Susan Williams Published:5/4/16
Audience: All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Principals and Homepage


Last Dance: A Night in the Blacklight

The classes of 2017, 2018, and 2019 are proud to present our first annual last dance! Join us as we celebrate the end of A.P. testing with "A Night Under the Blacklight" on Friday, May 13th.

 

Tickets go on sale Monday, May 9th for only $5 in Room I-2 during lunch and after school. Be sure to buy your tickets early before prices increase!