|Mark Keppel High School
Student Bulletin Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Bell Schedule C
Collaboration Day Bell Schedule C School Dismissed @ 1:31 pm
Athletic Events 2/27/17 -3/4/17
Wednesday – 3/1/17
Boys Varsity Tennis Home vs. Arcadia, match time 3:15, early dismissal at 1:45
Boys JV Tennis Away vs. Arcadia, match time 3:15, early dismissal at 1:15, leave time 1:45
Baseball Varsity Home vs. Rosemead, game time 3:00, early dismissal at 1:45
Boys Volleyball Varsity Home vs. Temple City, game time 3:30, early dismissal at 1:45
Boys Volleyball JV Home vs. Temple City, game time at 4:30, early dismissal at 1:45
Thursday – 3/2/17
Swimming Boys and Girls Varsity and JV Away vs. San Marino at 3:15, early dismissal at 1:15, leave time 1:45
Softball Varsity and JV Away vs. Rialto, game time 3:30, early dismissal at 1:15, leave time 1:30
Boys Varsity Tennis Away vs. El Rancho, match time 3:15, early dismissal at 1:15, leave time at 1:45
Boys JV Tennis Away vs. El Rancho, match time 3:15, early dismissal at 1:15, leave time 1:45
Friday – 3/3/17
Boys Volleyball Varsity Home vs. San Marino at 3:15, early dismissal at 1:45
Boys Varsity Tennis Away vs. El Monte at 3:15, early dismissal at 1:30, leave time 2:00
Boys JV Tennis Home vs. El Monte at 3:15, early dismissal at 1:45
Saturday – 3/4/17
Boys Volleyball Varsity Away at Hemet for the Hemet Tournament Leave time 6:30 am
Softball Varsity and JV Home for Lincoln Classic Tournament TBA
Track and Girls Varsity and JV Away at Cougar Classic at Azusa Pacific University leave time 7:10 am
Time of departure from school
2/28 East LA College Melanie Ware/Workability 9:00 am
3/2 Pasadena City College Melanie Ware/Workability 9:30 am
3/3 Univ. of the West Ms. Yu & Ms. Robles/Career Prep 10:15 am
REMINDER: SENIORS CAP/GOWN SALES TODAY AT LUNCH IN THE COURT YARD.
If you do not buy your cap/gown you will have to turn it in before you leave your seat at graduation. Thank you
THURSDAY MARCH 2 THE FRONT STUDENT PARKING LOT WILL BE CLOSED ALL DAY, DUE TO THE DISTRICT CAREER FAIR, PARKING LOT WILL REOPEN FRIDAY MARCH 3. THANK YOU!
Remember that during March, you may bring in any damaged textbooks to the Bookroom for repair or replacement AT NO CHARGE. Maybe it was "that way when you got it" or maybe you had a little "accident" but all will be forgiven EXCEPT BOOKS LESS THAN 3 YEARS OLD AND/OR WATER DAMAGE FROM THE RECENT RAIN. If you don't take advantage of this offer, you may wind up paying a damage fine at the end of the year! ~M. Miller
Come support MKHS Badminton at Souplantation this Friday, March 3 from 5-8pm in Alhambra on Commonwealth. Pick up a flyer from any Badminton player or Ms. Duong's Room A238. Bring the flyer to the event. Thanks!!! ~ Ms. Duong
~A great prize to be announced awaiting for you!! World Languages Celebration Week Essay Contest- The World Languages Department would like to invite all of you to participate in this contest.- Due date - Thursday March 9th. Prompt- What do you think are some of the most productive, fun and exiting strategies to learn a new language? Share a personal experience. (Give at least two concrete details to support your claims and comment on the details) - 300 words - You can turn in the essay to any teacher in the World Languages Department. ~ Ms. Dominguez
REMINDER...HAPPENING THIS WEEK!:
Learn what it takes to get the career of your dreams at the District-Wide Career Fair! There you can speak to professionals from over 50 different companies, attend workshops on job search strategies, tools to land a job, and character and ethics in the workplace. Practice your interviewing skills in 1-on-1 mock interviews. The Career Fair is on March 2 from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. here at Mark Keppel High School.
Support MKHS Track & Field team by ordering at Chipotle!!!
DATE: MARCH 1, 2017
LOCATION: 2180 S Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754
TIME: 4 PM TO 8 PM
Make sure to bring our fundraising flyer and show it to the cashier! You can either bring physical flyer or show a digital copy on your phone! ~Mr. Shapiro
If you missed the deadline for purchasing AP exams, see Ms. Vernon in the Library immediately for approval and an order form. ~Ms. Vernon
Due to the LOW sales of Sadie Hawkins tickets, the Sadie Hawkins dance for Friday February 24th has been cancelled. If you purchased a ticket for the dance, please see the banker for your refund, during lunch or after-school today, Wednesday, March 1st. Thank you!
Scholarship Bulletin: For an application or more information, visit the College & Career Center or website: http://alhambraunified.wixsite.com/mkhs-ccc/.
Local - Alhambra Latino Association $1000 - Deadline: 3/1/17
For MKHS seniors of ANY race/ethnicity who are CULTURALLY Latino. Minimum GPA 2.5.
2017 Colleges That Change Lives Scholarship $4000 - Deadline: 3/1/17
For seniors, including international students and undocumented students, who choose to attend a CTCL-member college or university. ctcl.org/ctcl-scholarship/
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship $10,000 - Deadline: 3/2/2017
For students 14 years or older. Submit original photo, artwork or computer graphics for the front of a greeting card. gallerycollection.com/greetingcardscontests.htm
Local-Alhambra Nursery Day $1000 Deadline: 3/8/2017
For seniors who have shown an interest in early childhood education through grade 12 education or related fields of study involving children.
Local- First District PTA 2017 Commemorative Scholarship $750 & Alhambra Council PTA Senior Scholarship $500 - Deadline: 3/17/17
For seniors planning to enroll in post-secondary education in the fall. Must be member of the PTSA/PTA (for Alhambra Council PTA Senior Scholarship, parent membership is acceptable). Minimum 2.0 GPA
Local- 2017 Royal Business Bank Scholarship Program $1000 - Deadline: 3/29/17
For seniors who have household income at or below Count Low Income Level. Minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0. For all majors and ethnicities. apcf.org/2017-royal-business-bank-scholarship-program/
Local- Alhambra Management Scholarship $500 - Deadline: 3/31/17
One award for a MKHS student interested in career in teaching or public service. Minimum 2.5 GPA.
Local- Monterey Highlands PTA Scholarship $250 - Deadline: 4/7/17
For seniors who are graduates of Monterey Highlands Elementary. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Student or parent must be in PTA