Live Oak Weekly News
March 18-22, 2019
Go to http://liveoak.mhusd.org for any flyers or additional information on the activities listed below.
Now thru MAR 28: TRAFFIC DISRUPTION
Santa Clara Valley Water District will be doing work in our area between 8am and 4pm, February 28 and March 28, 2019. This will mostly affect parents, students, and staff who typically use either Half or Hill Roads to get to Live Oak HS. However, all students and parents are advised to plan extra time to get to and from Live Oak, as construction projects are likely to result in traffic delays. As traffic delays are not an excuse for late arrival to school, please be sure to allow plenty of extra time for your commute to school for the next 3-4 weeks. Thank you for your understanding, and we are sorry for the inconvenience to Live Oak student and families.
MAR 22: ALL SCHEDULES ARE FINAL FOR 2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
All students have met their counselors to register for next school year’s classes. Parents should have received next school year’s schedules in the mail for their students. If you find any errors or wish to discuss the schedule, please see your student counselor. All schedules are final as of March 22nd. Click here for guideline information.
MAR 25: DEADLINE FOR SENIOR TRIBUTE ADS
Senior parents: This is the absolute, last deadline to submit tribute ads for your seniors and have them included in the yearbook. Honor your seniors, recognize their accomplishments! Simply click here to get started and enter “7674” for the school code.
MAR 25: DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR AP EXAMS – SIGN UP NOW!
Students, if you signed up to take any AP exam via the Google Form AP Exam Registration – reminder: payment is due in the ASB office by Monday, March 25th. Students who requested a fee waiver were notified by email if the waiver was approved. Look for an email from Ms. Diaz. It is not too late to sign up for an exam, click here for the Google Form. If payment is not received by March 25th, AP exams will not be ordered for you!! Click here for the AP Exam Schedule: dates and times.
FIND YOUR FAVORITE SENIOR AND BUY A RAFFLE TICKET!
Time is running out! Buy a raffle ticket for $10 each! Support the Class of 2019 and a chance to win a great prize! Prizes include San Jose Sharks tickets, Clos LaChance Winery VIP Tasting & Tour for 6, Aly Rose Photography session, Cherisse’s Hair Salon Haircut & Style, gift certificates and packages to local restaurants and businesses, and so much more!!
APR 5: DEADLINE TO APPLY – FBI SAN FRANCISCO TEEN ACADEMY
Juniors and Seniors: The Teen Academy, to be held at Louis B. Mayer Theater, Santa Clara University, on May 7, allows high school students in 11th or 12th grade an opportunity to look into today’s FBI during a 6 to 8 hour block of instruction and demonstration. Students are provided with several presentations on topics, including Cyber, Counter-Intelligence, Terrorism, Organized Crime, Evidence Response Team, Computer Forensics, SWAT, and the day to day operations of a typical FBI office. To apply click the link: https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/fbi-san-francisco-teen-academy-application-2019.pdf/view Questions? Contact the LO Counseling Office, 408-201-6100.
APR 8: PARENT INFO NIGHT – WEED, VAPE, AND TRENDS
The Gilroy Police Department School Resource Officers are hosting an informational meeting to provide parents with current information regarding clothing trends, marijuana, vaping, and current drug laws. The meeting will be on Monday, April 8 at 7pm, at the Gilroy Police Department, 7301 Hanna Street, Gilroy. Please RSVP as seating is limited: CSP@cityofgilroy.org. Click here to view the flyer.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR: APR 18 – COFFEE WITH THE PRINCIPAL
If you missed last week’s Coffee with the Principal, be sure to make time for next month’s gathering in the LO Library. Take the opportunity have a cup of coffee and a chat with the Dr. Reitano, ask her any questions you may have regarding Live Oak.
NEWS FROM THE ROBOTICS CLUB
Mar 23 – Next Competition: The Nuts & Bolts Robotics Club is competing next Saturday, March 23, at the FIRST Monterey Bay Regional Robotics Competition at Seaside High School. Here’s the link to the website: FIRST Monterey Bay Regional. Please come cheer us on!
FFA FUNDRAISER – DRIVE THRU BBQ
Starting next week, FFA will be selling tickets for their Drive Thru BBQ. Tickets are $45 each and pick-up will be on May 2nd. All profits go back to the FFA program or classroom. Ask any FFA member for tickets. Questions? Contact Ms. Jorgenson at email@example.com .
CERTIFICATES FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
Students, if you received a GPA of 3.0 or higher and were unable to attend the Academic Assembly on Feb. 26th, please stop by the ASB office to pick up your certificate.
SOPHOMORES & JUNIORS: SAT PREP
SAT prep courses are available in March and April; stop by the Counseling Office for more information.
LIVE OAK FAMILIES: SUPPORT THE CLASS OF 2019 ON GOFUNDME
Help our Live Oak seniors raise money for Grad Night. You can easily make a donation through Live Oak Safe and Sober Grad Night GoFundMe page. Click here to donate and for more info. Tell your friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers, near and far. Any amount, no matter how great or small, is greatly appreciated! Thank you for your support.
NEWS FOR SENIORS AND THEIR PARENTS
NEWS FROM THE ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT
Click here to go to the Live Oak Athletics web site.
COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER NEWS
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Now thru Mar 28 – Traffic disruption
25 – AP Exam registration and payment due
8-12: Spring Break, No School
18: Coffee with the Principal, 8am, LO Library
April 26-May11 – Musical: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
|athletic boosters||Apr 9||7:00pm-8:00pm||Library|
|Band boosters||Apr 16||8:00pm-9:00pm||Band Room|
|ELAC||Apr 15||6:30pm-7:30pm||Room 904|
|grad night||Mar 25||7:00pm-8:00pm||Library|
|H&SC||Apr 18||8:45am-10am||Library Conf. Room|
|mh ffa alum assoc.||TBD||6:00pm-7:00pm||Room 551 – parents Science Lecture Hall – students|
|SSC||Apr 15||9:00am-10:30am||Library Conf. Room|
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