E-News for Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Logan Track and Field Star Signs with University of Miami
James Logan High school senior Hannah Hall has committed and will sign with the University of Miami Hurricanes next month. Hannah has been the top throwing prospect in the United States this past year. Last year, Hannah placed third in the shot put and sixth in the discus at the California State meet. She has been a State placer all three years in her high school career. She has won four North Coast Championships, a second and a third, making her the greatest female thrower in the history of James Logan High School. Congratulations Hannah!
Attention Logan Alumni!
James Logan High School is in the process of building a more complete Alumni Database and Network. Please take a few seconds and fill out the form found here. Feel free to share the link with any other alumni you know! Your support is appreciated as always!
CAC Meeting for Parents of Students with Special Needs
On Thursday, November 2, 2017, 6:00-8:00pm, Mission Valley SELPA Community Advisory Committee presents “We Disagree, Now What? Moving IEPs Forward”. Join us for a presentation and learn options and strategies such as gathering additional data, reframing issues, bringing in a facilitator and when you may want to consider legal assistance. Location: Mission Valley ROP, 5019 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538
For more information, please click here.
After School Professional Development
Teaching and Learning is pleased to present several after-school professional development sessions, offered for District Credit and facilitated by New Haven staff. Please click on this link to review the brochure and register for sessions. The link allows you to register for multiple sessions.
We look forward to seeing you at the sessions!
Logan Link Crew To Host Fall Festival, November 30th from 5-7 pm.
The James Logan High School Link Crew will host a Fall Festival on Thursday, November 30, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. There will be food trucks and free festival games to play! The entire community is welcome.
For more information, please click here.
Union City Kids' Zone
Holiday Totes ~ Union City Kids' Zone would like to invite you to partner with us in collecting much needed goodies for the “Holiday Tote” giveaway. We will continue to focus on our NHUSD families who are displaced or in much need of a cheerful boost this holiday season.
Last year, together with many of our amazing partners, we were able to serve over 457 NHUSD families with a basket filled with basic toiletries, board games, books, and food. We are hopeful that pulling together we can serve as many or more this year. With this said, we are reaching out to you all to come together with us and donate towards this amazing event.
Donation items needed: Shampoo/Conditioner, body wash, toothpaste, deodorant, microwave popcorn, hot cocoa mix, pasta, pasta sauce, peanut butter, jelly, board games (cards, dominoes, etc…). Donations can be dropped off at the Union City Kids' Zone office located at 725 Whipple Road, Union City, CA from November 1-30, 2017 during business hours (M-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm).
New Pantry Hours ~ Union City Kids' Zone Resource Center houses a Food & Clothing Pantry available to any student, family and community member. NEW pantry hours are Mondays from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and Thursdays from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm or by appointment (510) 476-2770.
A Warm Welcome ~ Please help Union City Kids' Zone give a warm welcome to:
- Our newest Family Services Assistant, Susana Peinado, working with students, families and the community at Searles Elementary School and Hillview Crest Elementary School. Her contact information is firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-476-2656.
- ZONE After School Program Specialists, Quinn Perry, located at Searles Elementary School
- ZONE After School Program Specialists, Andrew Cheng, located at Emanuele Elementary School
ZONE After School Program is currently accepting student applications for the 21st Century Community Learning Center grant funded sites (Searles Elementary School, Guy Emanuele Elementary School, and Cesar Chavez Middle School). Please see the ZONE Program Specialist at the respective sites for an application and/or additional information:
- Searles Elementary School - Quinn Perry, email@example.com, 510-476-2780
- Guy Emanuele Elementary School - Andrew Cheng, firstname.lastname@example.org, 510-476-2751
- Cesar Chavez Middle School - Valerie Vermazen, email@example.com, 510-476-2753
NHSF to Benefit from Rotary Chili Pepper Challenge
Can you feel the heat? The New Haven Schools Foundation has been selected as a beneficiary of the Area 3 Rotary Hot Chili Pepper Challenge. Six Rotary Clubs in tri-cities have joined together in this annual fundraising appeal that raised over $40,000 for local charities last year. This year, Rotary will match your donations, so every dollar contributed will be matched by two dollars from Rotary until we reach $5000. If you’d like to participate and support NHSF, visit www.hotchilipepperchallenge.com and enter #spicyschools in the notes area of the donation form. Please share the news on your social media to help spread the word.