Juniors interested in taking the So-Cal College Tour during the February break (Feb. 20-23) should pick up a permission slip packet from the Career Center. The trip will include visits to UCLA, U.C. San Diego and others. Questions? See Ms. Martinez in the counseling office or call ext. 117.
The Baler Strong award winners for September were Transportation Supervisor Kristy Bettencourt, Human Resources Specialist II Karla Ornelas, Special Education Instructional Assistant Pamela Bonaccorso and Carissa Carsey, the program specialist for teaching, learning and assessment. Click here for the slide show with details about each employee.
Parents and students are invited to an informational presentation on opioid abuse on Tuesday, Oct. 24 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the auditorium. A panel of local experts will discuss the growing epidemic locally and officials hope to encourage parental and student awareness surrounding the dangers and consequences of opioid addiction.
GUIAS (a Youth Alliance program housed at SBHS) and Youth Alliance are participating in the National Week of Action from Oct. 23-29, in partnership with San Benito High School. They are hosting a series of events to raise awareness about youth and education. The Week of Action provides students, administrators and the community to have a dialogue about education issues such as school climate, safety, and youth supports like social emotional learning.
Baler Athletes of the Week are cheerleader Rebecca Costanza and golfer Hannah Higgins (pictured with ASB Commissioner of Athletics Yazmin Rodriguez.)
Baler juniors received free donuts at break on Friday, Oct. 13 for surpassing the 60 percent participation rate in National School Lunch Program sign-ups. The sophomore class had the highest participation rate in the school, and will receive pizza on Friday, Oct. 20