Administration & Attendance

Saturday School

The next Saturday School will be held on December 16 from 8-12.  Doors will be locked at 8:00am - no exceptions!  Please bring homework or something to read. 

Off Campus Pass Applications

Term 2 Off Campus Pass applications are now available in the Attendance office and on the SHS website. They are due by 3:30PM on Friday, January 19 - NO EXCEPTIONS! If you applied for a pass in August you do not need to re-apply in January. See Vi Anderson in the Attendance office if you have any questions.

Dress Code

Just a friendly reminder about hats at school. As the weather is getting colder, beanies are coming out! Beanies may be worn for protection against cold weather if they are SIERRA HIGH beanies OR SOLID white, off-white, tan, gray or black. Thank you! 

Locker Rooms 

Unfortunately we have had some reports items being stolen from the locker rooms. PLEASE be sure to secure all personal belongings including backpacks, shoes, clothes, purses, wallets, money, phones, and everything else you have in a LOCKED locker. LOCK UP YOUR STUFF!

Yearbook Prices

BUY EARLY AND SAVE!!! Yearbook prices go up soon. Buy now and save! See FLYER for pricing and more information.

Clubs & Activities

Freshmen Class Meeting

There will be a freshmen class meeting in room 18 at the beginning of lunch on Friday, December 15. All freshmen are welcome!

FFA State Leadership Conference

Pick up an application from Ms. Bohlken by December 22 if you are interested in attending the FFA State Leadership Conference in Anaheim which will be held in late April. 

Mandatory Livestock Meeting

If you plan on raising an animal for AgFest in June, you and a parent must attend the Mandatory Livestock Meeting on Thursday, January 25 at 6pm in the cafeteria. See Ms. Bohlken with any questions.

Counseling & Academics

Term 2 AP Courses 

Taking an AP course next term? Please check your student email for important information! AP textbooks may also be checked out now to prepare over the break.   

Parchment

Attention students! Everyone needs an account on Parchment.com. If you have not yet created one, you have received two emails sent on December 11 from our Registrar, Paula Gulbronson. One email includes directions on what to do and the other includes the link to use to begin the process. Please register this week so you can access your transcript! 

Final Waiver

If you were awarded Lobo Gold or Silver at the last Lobo Gold Rally, you may be eligible to waive one of your December finals. Please see Anne Montanio in the Counseling Center to pick up a waiver form. All completed Waivers MUST be submitted NO LATER than Friday, December 15 at 2:45 PM--NO EXCEPTIONS!

Next Step

Juniors: are you unsure about what your career plans are? Sign up for Next Step next term and get your plans in place! Please see Mrs. Fast in room 41 or your counselor if you are interested in taking the class.

Library

ID Cards

ID cards are required to check out textbooks when we return from break in January! Reprints are $5 in the Admin office - bring your receipt to Mrs. Hein. Or you may use the digital ID card on the Manteca USD app through Student Connection.

Sierra High Library Site Committee

Want to be part of the decision-making process for library improvements? If you are interested in being on the SHS Library Site Committee, see Mrs. Hein in the library for more info.  Meetings will be held from 2:45-3:30pm to accommodate student schedules.

Seniors

Senior Yearbook Ad Deadline

Senior Yearbook Ad Deadline is Friday, December 15 by 3:00pm.  THAT IS ONE MONTH AWAY!  All pictures, writing, and money must be turned in by the deadline. Order form is available on Peachjar or on the Senior Information page of the SHS website. Contact Amy Rosendin with any questions at arosendin@musd.net or (209) 858-7410.

Cap & Gown Orders

If you haven't ordered your cap and gown now's the time to do it! Avoid that $20 late fee if you order after January 15. Carlos, our Herff Jones rep, will be on campus January 11 during lunch to take orders. Or you can order online at highschool.herffjones.com.

San Joaquin Delta College

San Joaquin Delta College will be on campus on Friday, January 19 at 9:45am in the Library to present information on admissions, campus offerings and more. Please sign up in the Counseling Center or email Anne Montanio (amontanio@musd.net) if you are interested in attending.

Modesto Junior College

Modesto Junior College will be on campus on the following dates to complete the 3 Core Steps needed to complete the enrollment process:

Step #2:   February 22 - Assessment & Multiple Measures Workshop

Step #3March 1 - Abbreviated Education Plans & General Questions

Prospective students must complete all of these steps in order to be eligible for Priority Registration. Please sign-up in the Counseling Center or email Anne Montanio (amontanio@musd.net) if you are interested in attending.

Sports

Baseball

If you are interested in trying out for baseball and did not attend the meeting, please see Mr. Thomson in room 34.