Photos from last week's high school history class trip to see the USS Hornet have been posted in our online photo galleries. The pictures can be accessed through the Parent Portal's Media Room.
This week is Spirit Week at Stanbridge! Don't forget that tomorrow, Tuesday, May 29th is Pajama Day. Students are welcome to wear their pajamas to school for the day. Full details on Spirit Week and Friday's Field Day are posted in the Weekly Bridge and SPA Spot. You can access both pages through our website's Parent Portal.
On Friday, May 25th, High School Teacher and Transition Coordinator Melissa Myers spoke with eighth-grade families who will be sending their child to Stanbridge's ninth grade next year. Melissa talked about the high school curriculum, staff, schedules and different graduation tracks, as well as many other topics of interest to incoming freshman parents.
The minutes from that meeting have now been posted to the SPA Spot page. Stanbridge families can access the page through our website's Parent Portal.
Photos from Thursday's Students vs. Staff hockey game have been posted in our online photo galleries. The pictures can be accessed through the Parent Portal's Media Room.
This week's Weekly Bridge is now online in the Parent Portal section of our website. This week's issue includes recaps of this week's student council elections, the students vs. staff hockey game and a visit from congresswoman Anna Eshoo. Also, notes on next week's Spirit Week, Field Day, field trips and more.
This week's SPA Spot is now online in the Parent Portal section of our website. In this week's update, more details on next week's Spirit Week and Field Day, as well as reminders about graduation and other end-of-the-year events.
The updated Junior High Weekly is now online. Access this week's edition through our Parent Portal.
Photos from Thursday's Student Council Election Day speeches have been posted in our online photo galleries. The pictures can be accessed through the Parent Portal's Media Room.
On Friday, June 1, Stanbridge will cap-off Spirit Week with our annual Field Day. Field Day features teams comprised of students and teachers from all divisions competing in picnic-style team games such as three-legged races, water balloon tosses, tug-of-war and more. The event takes place during the school day at Coyote Point Park (just across Highway 101 from Stanbridge) and includes a barbecue lunch.
Full details about the event, along with a permission form, have been posted to our Forms page.
Spirit Week at Stanbridge begins on Tuesday, May 29th and runs through Friday, June 1st. That Friday, Stanbridge will hold our annual Field Day, where students participate in picnic-style team games. Each team is given a color and students are encouraged to wear the color of their team for the day.
A listing of teams and team colors has been posted on the Weekly Bridge page.
Next year, Stanbridge Academy will be joining thousands of students nationwide to participate in the Close Up Foundation's weeklong Presidential Inauguration Program! Students will be able to witness history in the making as our next president is sworn into office, prescribed in the Constitution of the United States to occur every four years.
We have posted preliminary information (a welcome letter, sample itinerary, and a pre-registration form) on our Forms page. Hard copies of the forms and a brochure are available in the main office. Once the pre-registration form is returned, a deposit of $500 is due by June 30, 2012.
For those interested, an optional question and answer session will be conducted by John Montgomery on Wednesday, May 30th at 8:30 a.m. in his classroom.
On Thursday, May 31, the junior high students will embark on a trip of history and immigration studies as they explore Chinatown in San Francisco. The Junior High division will be professionally escorted around Chinatown by an experienced tour guide, seeing all of the major landmarks, ending with a lunch at the Four Seas Restaurant on Grant Street.
The permission form has been posted to our Forms page and is due by Thursday, May 24th.
On Tuesday, May 29th, the elementary division will celebrate the end of the year will some fun and a BBQ at Parkside Aquatic Park in San Mateo. The permission form has been posted to our Forms page and is due by Friday, May 25th.
On Friday, May 25, students in John's U.S. History classes will explore the inner workings of the USS Hornet in Alameda. During their time aboard the USS Hornet, they will engage in workshops specifically designed for our high schoolers. The permission form has been posted to our Forms page and is due ASAP.
This is the final week to place Scholastic book orders in order to ensure arrival before the end of the school year. Visit our Book Orders page to find out how to order online using the Stanbridge school code.
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