UP to DATE: Mar. 8 – 12

Janelle White and Leslie Tello


CC: To start off this week, we have an announcement for Cadet Corps. Your Annual General Inspection (AGI) is coming up on Friday, March 12.

CC: We have the times for all sports practices and schedules. Baseball, you will be at the OLD Cobalt campus on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 1:30PM to 4PM.

Softball, you are the main campus on Monday, Tuesday, and Friday 3PM to 4:30PM.

For cross country, boys you are Monday through Thursday at 3PM to 4:30PM and girls are Monday through Friday, from 2PM to 3:15PM.

[In order to try out, you must have a completed athletic packet and current physical on file with Mr. Zimmerman.  Packets can be picked up at the front office or printed out online.

Masks are required and be sure to bring your own water and snacks. Temp checks and health questionnaires will be done before every practice.]

CC: Jaguars, please help contribute to the high school ASB Snap! Raise Fundraiser that is running now until March 28.

[The money you donate will help us fund future graduations and events that benefit all students at UP. You can find the donation link in the transcript here.]

CC: If you are 16 years or older, please help save a life! On March 26, there will be a Blood Drive at the school from 8AM to 2PM in the MPR. See the ‘class of’ Google Classrooms for more information.

[If you are under 17, you will need to send your signed parent permission slip to [email protected] before you can sign up. Participants must strictly adhere to all state and local safety requirements. Masks are required to be worn at all times, and social distancing guidelines must be followed. To ensure that we don’t have any problems with crowds, appointments are mandatory. To sign up, go to redcross.org, use zip code 92392, and enter the sponsor code: Jaguars. We welcome parents and community members who are willing to give blood in these trying times.]

CC: Also, high school ASB has a See’s Candy [Easter] Fundraiser now until March 19. [Please see the link in the transcript here or join our UP events padlet for all the latest events.]

CC: This week’s Words of Wisdom are, “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Sally Berger.

Other Announcements:

Seniors don’t forget to send your college acceptance information to Mrs. Petruschin as well as the counselors so that we can include you in our video announcements, too. If you send us a picture, we will feature it with your announcement, as well.

Please contribute to the Yearbook Padlets so that you can be featured in the yearbook this year. They can be found on the ‘Class of’ Google Classrooms. The codes are in the credits of the video above.


Be informed by regularly checking out UP Events on this Padlet, which can be found on your ‘Class of’ Google Classroom! (UP School Events and Opportunities Padlet)
People show off their friends on the ‘Besties’ Padlet! In addition to posting yourself, you can also interact with others’ posts by liking and commenting. (‘Besties’ Padlet)
Here are just some of the Padlets you can contribute to! (‘Class of 2021’ Google Classroom)



Time is Running out to buy Yearbooks and Senior Recognition Ads. They can be purchased on the Jostens website, but space is limited, so order yours today. Flyers were sent to your email via Peachjar and can also be found on the UP events Padlet page. 

College and Career links


APWA Scholarship

MEEC Scholarship

For more scholarship and workshop information, be sure to sign up for the UP College and Career Remind and check the newsletter on the ‘Class of’ Google Classrooms. The codes are in the credits of the video above.


Janelle White
Janelle White