Daily Announcements Friday, September 10th, 2021: 160 Days Left!

Drawing for Academy Awards (TOES) will be held at the SSC at lunchtime.

 

New Schedule:  GREEN

 

 

HUMANS OF AR:

Based on Humans of New York, our 3rd and 4th year students have created "Humans of AR!”

Thank you to the Redwood Writing Project and National Writing Project for giving our students this opportunity!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

PSAT Interest Form: Second Years- The PSAT will be proctored at the Academy of the Redwoods on Wednesday, October 13th. The PSAT is the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test and it is recommended that you take it in your second year if you plan to take the SAT at any point during your 3rd or 4th year. If you elect to take this exam, you will be excused from class, however, you will still be held responsible for any assignments or class material that you may have missed during the exam. It will be your responsibility to communicate with your teachers to let them know that you are taking the exam. Please complete the Interest form (link to follow) by Friday, September 10th. The link has also been emailed to you directly. Link to form: https://forms.gle/LRcrru4BLdBN8Qpv9

 


AR FAMILIES: Principal King will be conducting an anonymous survey Wednesday-Friday of AR students asking about vaccine status. No names or emails will be collected and the survey will not be attached to credit in any class. Please contact Mr. King with any questions: aking@fuhsdistrict.net. Surveys are open in each grade level Google Classroom.

Check out our new AR Sideline Store! 25% off today through October 1st!

https://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/california/fortuna/academy-of-the-redwoods-high-school

Academy Awards:

Think on your feet and get your TOES in the door!

Academy Awards for the week of Sept. 7th-Sept 10th:  These Students are on their TOES!!! 

    • Caleb Emerson for working well with a partner
  • Kaelyn Jones-Rios for looking out for her classmates
  • Sarah Bayless quickly took care of missing work
  • Andrew Gulrich-Fleming for being on your TOES in Geometry and helping others
  • Rylan Mosher for Engagement- doing a presentation
  • Saanvi Virnave for Engagement-amazing artwork in her presentation

 

Remember to turn these cards into the office for the weekly drawing.

 

 


COVID-19:


-Starting Wednesday, September 8th, only 2 students may sit distanced per table in the SSC during lunch.


-Any unvaccinated students who are identified as close contacts in a Covid exposure may not participate in any extracurricular activities such as clubs or sports for the duration of your quarantine. (Decision upheld by FUHSD Board 9/8/21)


-Masks must be worn at all times on campus (this includes outside) by everyone regardless of vaccination status. Mask wearing will be enforced. 


-In PE only, students can choose whether or not to wear a mask while running laps. Mr. Van Dyke has final discretion on all masking parameters during higher intensity activities in PE.


-AR students who can log in to the CR App should finish the app health screening before they arrive for classes. First-years, non-CR students, and students who do not have a smartphone must find a health screener on campus to get a temperature check and a colored wristband before arriving at class. 


-White wristbands will be issued to vaccinated students (if they wish to attest vaccination status), and the following colors will convey successful health screening on the following days:

Monday - Blue

Tuesday - Orange

Wednesday - Red

Thursday - Yellow

Friday - Green

 

-Wristbands must be worn on your wrist to be valid.


-Outside of school Covid exposures must be reported to Mr. King and students must stay home awaiting instruction from public health. In-school exposures will follow HCOE guidelines.

 

Parents: 

Please let Principal Arny King (aking@fuhsdistrict.net) know if you would like to serve as a member of AR’s 2021-2022 Site Council. The Site Council is responsible for providing input to the School Plan for Student Achievement and contributing to other decisions that support student success. Representatives have an obligation to make decisions that best serve the whole school community. The Site Council meets once a month. 

 

 

Coastal Cleanup Month 2021

- Samoa Boat Launch (September 11th) 

- Clam Beach Parking Lot (September 18th) 

- Hiller Park (September 25th) 

For more information or to sign up to volunteer, visit https://www.yournec.org/coastalcleanupmont

 

College Information:

 

Northern Region Virtual College Fair:  Saturday, October 2nd from 1 PM-3 PM

 

UC San Diego Virtual Visit:  Thursday, September 30th at 4:00 pm. 

Registrations link: https://beatriton.ucsd.edu/register/ModHum_k

 

 

Scholarships

 

Fall 2021 Reach for Your Star Award/ Otoño 2021 Beca Alcanza tu Estrella: 

Applications will be accepted from Friday, August 13, 2021- Sunday, September 12, 2021

Apply here: https://forms.gle/8yUyMGfmX3yDcvjF9


Clubs


-1st REBAR Friday Hangout!!!!!

Friday 9/10 from 2:40 to 6 pm at the SSC. 

Come and hang out with other AR students at the SSC. Bring a snack to share if you are able, but really you just need to show up and be ready to hang out! We will have games, music, and fun! If you can't make it, don't worry we will have more!!! No need to RSVP, just show up!

Masks will be worn at all times unless you are outside eating. Please email gwozny@fuhsdistrict.net if you have any questions!!


Dinosaur Club: Rawwwrrrrr!!!!!!! Tuesdays at lunch in the field next to the AC. 

 

WAR (Writers of AR): WAR meets Bi-Weekly on Thursdays at 4-5 pm online. 

 

Minority Priority Club: Please join MP on Fridays during lunch in the AC. 

The first Minority Priority meeting is this Friday!! Please join us at the AC during lunch. I hope to see you there. Donuts will be provided.

 

Upcoming Important Dates-

9/20: Make-Up School Photos in Advising Center from 9 am-12 pm

9/23:    Chag Lowry Native Graphic Novelist Visit and Talk at CR

10/2: AR at Pastels on the Plaza in Arcata!

10/21: The Great Shakeout!

10/23-10/31:  Red Ribbon Week


AR calendar on the website. Check us out at ar.fuhsdistrict.org

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