UP to Date: Mar. 15 – 19

Janelle White and Leslie Tello

CC: On [THURSDAY!!!]*, March 18th, there will be a virtual Board Meeting at 5:30 to 7:30 PM on Zoom. You can go to the the district website for the link.

CC: Also, there is a High School ASB online See’s Candy [Easter] Fundraiser. You can go to the ‘Class of’ Google Classrooms [or to the UP events padlet or right here] for the link. [It is happening from now until March 19th.]

CC: And, there is a senior picnic this Friday, March 19th, from 4 PM to 5:30 PM in the UP parking lot. We will make a special video announcement on Wednesday with more details. 

CC: Jaguars, help save a life! Next week, on [FRIDAY!!!] March 26th, we will be having a blood drive from 8 AM to 2 PM in the MPR. [You must be at least 16 years old to donate, and if you are under 17, you will need to send your signed parent permission slip to [email protected] before you can sign up. See the class of Google Classrooms for more information. 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: Please contribute to the HS ASB Snap! Raise Fundraiser, that’s running now until March 28th. [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: The words of wisdom of the week are: “To me, the moral of the story was that there will always be hurdles in life, but if you want to achieve a goal, you must continue.” – Malala Yousafzai.

*Correction made 3/15, 8:14 AM

Other Announcements:

Sports practices, times and locations:

****Soccer: BOY tryouts are on Monday (3/15) and Tuesday (3/16) 3-4:30 PM.****

OLD Cobalt campus for baseball: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 1:30PM to 4PM

Softball: Monday, Tuesday, and Friday 3PM to 4:30PM.

for XC: BOYS are Monday -Thursday 3PM to 430PM and GIRLS are M-F, 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.

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

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Janelle White
Janelle White