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TORRANCE HIGH SCHOOL
A California Distinguished School
 DAILY BULLETIN
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29, 2017 
                                                                               HAVE YOU STARTED THE APPLICATION PROCES TO El Camino? If not, you are probably not alone…which is why El Camino College will remain open during our Spring Break to host a “one Stop Shop” daily, where you can complete your Application…Assessment…Orientation, AND Ed Plan! That’s all the steps for enrollment in one day! Questions about this? Please come see me in room A106.                                                                                                                                              J. Mendoza
 
Tonight is opening night of The Gift, a delightful comedy with a heart-warming story line. Queen Duvall will be holed up in her room at snack, lunch, and after school so that all you Tartars can get a ticket at the presale price. Swing by A100 today!   C. Duvall
 
Attention sophomores, Juniors & Seniors: SCROC 9 wk. classes begin April 10. Earn high school elective credits, while gaining valuable hands-on experience in careers, such as Electrical, Banking, Business, 3D Animation or Adobe Suite. Classes are free & transportation is provided. Applications are available in the Counseling Office.
                                                                                                                                                                                SCROC – Rocio
Slam 2017 is on! Who will win $100 and take home the trophy? Applications for this poetry competition are available in A231 and are due April 18. The slam will be held on May 18. Enter today!                                                                              S. Gonzales
 
Come one, come all to the 2017 Speech and Debate Showcase! Enjoy an entertaining and inspiring evening of public speaking on Thursday, April 6 at 7pm in the THS library. There will be a bake sale at intermission. Pre-sale tickets are just $3 for students and $4 for adults or $4 for students and $5 for adults at the door. All proceeds support our team!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Sluyter                                                                                                                                   
Looking for something fun & interesting to do this summer, seniors? The Smithsonian Latino Center is sponsoring their Young Ambassadors Program for the 10th year. This is a chance to work with Latino artists, scientists, and leading professionals. For more information and the application, please go to the website: http://www.latino.si.edu/education/yap. The deadline for applications is 4/9                                                                                                                                                                Dillon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  Please go to this website: www.tefsbea.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Dillon                                                                                                                                                                                                      
 
JUNIORS/SENIORSSENIORS…
 
Seniors Today is our deadline to turn in you Bi-Literacy Seal applications. If you cannot meet this deadline and still want to apply, please see Mrs. Train at C105 or Ms. Lozano in the counseling office by Thursday, 3/30/2017, and the latest.                             Trani
 
Seniors: The “Diapers to Diplomas” dedications are due March 31. These are the dedications in the yearbook of a baby picture of you and a picture of you now and a dedication from your family. These are the more affordable option and are $60. These as well as full-page dedications are available but the space is limited so it will be first come first serve. Get them in ASAP! Come by room B220 is you need a flyer.                                                                                                                    De La Rosa
 
Seniors: Planning to attend ECC in the fall (or summer)?  Would you like to be able to arrange your college schedule the way YOU want it?  Do you only want to spend 2 years in community college? You can ensure that these happen if you complete all of the registration steps by March 31st. Students that meet that deadline will receive high priority for ECC registration for classes.  After that date you will be competing for classes with everyone else and may not get the classes you want at the time you want them.  Questions? Make an appointment to see the ECC rep in the Career Center.                                                                        Dillon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
Seniors who have completed applications and Assessment Testing for El Camino College are encouraged to sign up for Ed plan appointments with Mr. Miranda, a counselor form El Camino. He will be on campus every Tuesday from 9am-2pm, and all appointments take place in the College & career Center (room A106). If interested, you can sign up for an appointment in the College and Career Center and must bring your assessment test results.                                                              J. Mendoza
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
Seniors: Attention, all accepted CSU Dominguez Hills students! Interested in a STEM Field, but want more support? Check out the Stem Scholar Program at CSU Dominguez Hills where you can get access to academic advising for you major, free tutoring and access to internships! Want more info? Come to A106.                                                                                                     J. Mendoza
                                                                                                                                                                                               
Seniors and juniors: National O’Connor Scholars Program. 11th or 12th grade students interested in the work of the Supreme Court, the life of Justice O’Connor, and/or constitutional law and history; and a record of civic participation and leadership in school, community, and/or faith-based organizations are encourage to apply. Applications will be accepted from March 13 – April 3, or until 150 applications have come in. Scholars will be announce on or before April 21.   Learn more at http://legacy.org/news/announcing-national-oconnor-scholars
 
Seniors and juniors! College week Live is hosting a Virtual College Fair on March 30, where you can log in and talk to representatives from different universities for more information on their school. Information directly from the source!
Bonus: When you visit five schools during this free online event, you will automatically be entered into a $1000.00 scholarship drawing! Come see me in A106 for info…                                                                                                      J. Mendoza          
 
SOPHOMORES
 
Sophomore class Fundraiser at L and L on Thurs, 3/30. Come out and support your class!                                        Spradlin
              
 
 
 
 
 
SPORTS
                                                                                                                                               
   Tachibana                        

Weekly Athletic Schedule for Week ending April 1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Day
Date
Sport
Level
Opponent
Location
Dismissal
Bus
Game
Wednesday
29-Mar
Baseball
Var
Lions Tournament
TBA
12:45 PM
1:00
3:00 PM
 
29-Mar
Golf
V
Peninsula
Los Verdes
12:05
12:15
2:00
 
29-Mar
Golf
JV
South
Los Verdes
12:05
12:15
2:30
Thursday
30-Mar
Golf
JV
PV
Los Verdes
1:10
1:20
2:30
 
30-Mar
Softball
V/JV
Hawthorne
Hawthorne
1:15pm
1:30
3:15 PM
 
30-Mar
Tennis
Varsity
Leuzinger
Torrance
N/A
N/A
2:30
 
30-Mar
Track
All
West
Zamperini
1:45pm
N/A
3:00pm
 
30-Mar
Boys VB
 V/FS
 Leuzinger / (Carson FS)
 THS
 N/A
 N/A
3:15
Friday
31-Mar
Swim
V/FS
El Segundo
ES Plunge
1:15pm
1:30
3pm
Saturday
1-Apr
Baseball
Var
Santa Monica
Santa Monica HS
N/A
9:00
11:00 AM
 
1-Apr
Baseball
JV
Santa Monica
Kendall
N/A
N/A
11:00 AM
 
1-Apr
Baseball
FS
Cerrritos
Cerritos HS
N/A
9:15
11:00 AM
 
1-Apr
Softball
Var
Carson (Doubleheader)
Carson High
NA
NA
10 a.m.
 
1-Apr
Track
Var
Yorba Linda Invitational
YLHS
N/A
TBA
TBA

 

 

 
TORRANCE HIGH SCHOOL
A California Distinguished School
 DAILY BULLETIN
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29, 2017 
                                                                               HAVE YOU STARTED THE APPLICATION PROCES TO El Camino? If not, you are probably not alone…which is why El Camino College will remain open during our Spring Break to host a “one Stop Shop” daily, where you can complete your Application…Assessment…Orientation, AND Ed Plan! That’s all the steps for enrollment in one day! Questions about this? Please come see me in room A106.                                                                                                                                              J. Mendoza
 
Tonight is opening night of The Gift, a delightful comedy with a heart-warming story line. Queen Duvall will be holed up in her room at snack, lunch, and after school so that all you Tartars can get a ticket at the presale price. Swing by A100 today!   C. Duvall
 
Attention sophomores, Juniors & Seniors: SCROC 9 wk. classes begin April 10. Earn high school elective credits, while gaining valuable hands-on experience in careers, such as Electrical, Banking, Business, 3D Animation or Adobe Suite. Classes are free & transportation is provided. Applications are available in the Counseling Office.
                                                                                                                                                                                SCROC – Rocio
Slam 2017 is on! Who will win $100 and take home the trophy? Applications for this poetry competition are available in A231 and are due April 18. The slam will be held on May 18. Enter today!                                                                              S. Gonzales
 
Come one, come all to the 2017 Speech and Debate Showcase! Enjoy an entertaining and inspiring evening of public speaking on Thursday, April 6 at 7pm in the THS library. There will be a bake sale at intermission. Pre-sale tickets are just $3 for students and $4 for adults or $4 for students and $5 for adults at the door. All proceeds support our team!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Sluyter                                                                                                                                   
Looking for something fun & interesting to do this summer, seniors? The Smithsonian Latino Center is sponsoring their Young Ambassadors Program for the 10th year. This is a chance to work with Latino artists, scientists, and leading professionals. For more information and the application, please go to the website: http://www.latino.si.edu/education/yap. The deadline for applications is 4/9                                                                                                                                                                Dillon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  Please go to this website: www.tefsbea.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Dillon                                                                                                                                                                                                      
 
JUNIORS/SENIORSSENIORS…
 
Seniors Today is our deadline to turn in you Bi-Literacy Seal applications. If you cannot meet this deadline and still want to apply, please see Mrs. Train at C105 or Ms. Lozano in the counseling office by Thursday, 3/30/2017, and the latest.                             Trani
 
Seniors: The “Diapers to Diplomas” dedications are due March 31. These are the dedications in the yearbook of a baby picture of you and a picture of you now and a dedication from your family. These are the more affordable option and are $60. These as well as full-page dedications are available but the space is limited so it will be first come first serve. Get them in ASAP! Come by room B220 is you need a flyer.                                                                                                                    De La Rosa
 
Seniors: Planning to attend ECC in the fall (or summer)?  Would you like to be able to arrange your college schedule the way YOU want it?  Do you only want to spend 2 years in community college? You can ensure that these happen if you complete all of the registration steps by March 31st. Students that meet that deadline will receive high priority for ECC registration for classes.  After that date you will be competing for classes with everyone else and may not get the classes you want at the time you want them.  Questions? Make an appointment to see the ECC rep in the Career Center.                                                                        Dillon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
Seniors who have completed applications and Assessment Testing for El Camino College are encouraged to sign up for Ed plan appointments with Mr. Miranda, a counselor form El Camino. He will be on campus every Tuesday from 9am-2pm, and all appointments take place in the College & career Center (room A106). If interested, you can sign up for an appointment in the College and Career Center and must bring your assessment test results.                                                              J. Mendoza
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
Seniors: Attention, all accepted CSU Dominguez Hills students! Interested in a STEM Field, but want more support? Check out the Stem Scholar Program at CSU Dominguez Hills where you can get access to academic advising for you major, free tutoring and access to internships! Want more info? Come to A106.                                                                                                     J. Mendoza
                                                                                                                                                                                               
Seniors and juniors: National O’Connor Scholars Program. 11th or 12th grade students interested in the work of the Supreme Court, the life of Justice O’Connor, and/or constitutional law and history; and a record of civic participation and leadership in school, community, and/or faith-based organizations are encourage to apply. Applications will be accepted from March 13 – April 3, or until 150 applications have come in. Scholars will be announce on or before April 21.   Learn more at http://legacy.org/news/announcing-national-oconnor-scholars
 
Seniors and juniors! College week Live is hosting a Virtual College Fair on March 30, where you can log in and talk to representatives from different universities for more information on their school. Information directly from the source!
Bonus: When you visit five schools during this free online event, you will automatically be entered into a $1000.00 scholarship drawing! Come see me in A106 for info…                                                                                                      J. Mendoza          
 
SOPHOMORES
 
Sophomore class Fundraiser at L and L on Thurs, 3/30. Come out and support your class!                                        Spradlin
              
 
 
 
 
 
SPORTS
                                                                                                                                               
   Tachibana                        

Weekly Athletic Schedule for Week ending April 1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Day
Date
Sport
Level
Opponent
Location
Dismissal
Bus
Game
Wednesday
29-Mar
Baseball
Var
Lions Tournament
TBA
12:45 PM
1:00
3:00 PM
 
29-Mar
Golf
V
Peninsula
Los Verdes
12:05
12:15
2:00
 
29-Mar
Golf
JV
South
Los Verdes
12:05
12:15
2:30
Thursday
30-Mar
Golf
JV
PV
Los Verdes
1:10
1:20
2:30
 
30-Mar
Softball
V/JV
Hawthorne
Hawthorne
1:15pm
1:30
3:15 PM
 
30-Mar
Tennis
Varsity
Leuzinger
Torrance
N/A
N/A
2:30
 
30-Mar
Track
All
West
Zamperini
1:45pm
N/A
3:00pm
 
30-Mar
Boys VB
 V/FS
 Leuzinger / (Carson FS)
 THS
 N/A
 N/A
3:15
Friday
31-Mar
Swim
V/FS
El Segundo
ES Plunge
1:15pm
1:30
3pm
Saturday
1-Apr
Baseball
Var
Santa Monica
Santa Monica HS
N/A
9:00
11:00 AM
 
1-Apr
Baseball
JV
Santa Monica
Kendall
N/A
N/A
11:00 AM
 
1-Apr
Baseball
FS
Cerrritos
Cerritos HS
N/A
9:15
11:00 AM
 
1-Apr
Softball
Var
Carson (Doubleheader)
Carson High
NA
NA
10 a.m.
 
1-Apr
Track
Var
Yorba Linda Invitational
YLHS
N/A
TBA
TBA

 
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