• Week of 10/17

    Hello Mustangs!

    This is Dr. Paula Chamberlain, Principal at VHS, with our weekly update.

    Wednesday-October 19th--PSAT 8/9, for more information please contact our counselors Please report at 7:20 a.m.

    Thursday-October 20th-The Great Shake Out @10:20 a.m.

    Friday-October 21st--Come out for our Senior Night Football game. Football and cheer are collecting items to be donated for chemo care packages. Donations will be accepted through the end of the month. Donations can be dropped off in the office or brought to the gate at this week's last home game.

    Saturday-October 22nd-The Fall Festival from 10am-3pm, Food Trucks, Raffles, Game Booths and more.

    A Sneak Peek for next week:

    Halloween Spirit Week is
    October 24th - 28th:

    Monday--Heroes vs. Villains
    Tuesday--Evil Twin
    Wednesday--Witches & Wizards
    Thursday--Beetlejuice, (black & white)
    Friday--Halloween Costume

    Remember, no face masks, face paint or gory props are allowed.

    ASB will also be selling and delivering Boo-grams for $1 and delivering during the 4th period. Send a Boo gram with a note to a special someone. They will go on sale Monday Oct. 17th

    Finally, from ASB, a special shout out and thank you to our amazing women of PTSO who have generously donated a grand total of $3500 to our ASB Leadership and each graduating class. We thank you for your dedication to our school!

    The Junior Class is having a fundraiser at La Cabana Wednesday Oct. 19, (4:00-10:00 p.m.)

    Thank you

     

    Week of 9/19 Events:

    Hello Mustangs!

    This is Dr. Paula Chamberlain, Principal at VHS, with our weekly update.

    Please join me in congratulating Emily Hounanian who will be representing Vasquez High School as our Board Member Student representative.

    Week 9/19 Snapshot:

    Monday
    High Desert Volleyball Game at VHS

    Tuesday
    VHS Home Volleyball Game at 4pm
    Cross Country Meet at Pelona Vista Park
    PSAT/NMSQT and SAT Exam Registration Deadline

    Wednesday
    Cheerleader Fundraiser at La Cabana 4pm-9pm


    Thursday
    AADUSD Board Meeting


    Friday
    Football Game at Fillmore at 7pm


    Registration PSAT/NMSQT Exam is now available. The PSAT/NMSQT exam provides 10th and 11th graders with the opportunity to practice for the SAT exam. Eleventh graders may also qualify for the National Merit Scholarship Program based on their PSAT/NMSQT scores and can compete for national recognition and college scholarships. Students can utilize their score reports by connecting with Khan Academy for free personalized SAT test prep, linking with the career finder tool through College Board, and/or learning skills and areas in which they need more practice.

    Registration forms are available in the front office, wellness center, and library. Students should submit their completed registration form and exam fees to Mrs. Villasenor in the front office by 3pm Tuesday, September 20th.


    Regular exam fees: $20
    Reduced exam fees: $5

    Makes checks payable to "AADUSD" and write your student ID# on the check

    Students are eligible for the PSAT Exam fee reduction if:
    -Student is enrolled or eligible to participate in the Federal Free or Reduced-Price Lunch Program
    -Student is in a foster home, homeless or migrant
    -Student’s family receives public assistance
    -Student’s family is at or below the poverty level (information available in counseling office)

    See counseling for assistance if you are not sure if you qualify for the fee reduction. The PSAT/NMSQT Exam will take place during school on Wednesday, October 12th.


    Registration for the SAT School Day Exam is now available. Seniors can register to take their SAT exam during school on Thursday, October 27th. Registration forms are available in the front office, wellness center, and library. Students should submit their completed registration form and exam fees to Mrs. Villasenor in the front office by 3pm Tuesday, September 20th.
    Regular exam fees: $60
    Reduced exam fees: $8
    Makes checks payable to "AADUSD" and write your student ID# on the check
    Students are eligible for the SAT Exam fee reduction if:
    -Student is enrolled or eligible to participate in the Federal Free or Reduced-Price Lunch Program
    -Student is in a foster home, homeless or migrant
    -Student’s family receives public assistance
    -Student’s family is at or below the poverty level (information available in counseling office)
    See counseling for assistance if you are not sure if you qualify for the fee reduction.

    Attachments:
    messages/attachments/b76de3008fd42ec65f0993fa040f6cac/SAT_School_Day_Exam_Registration_Form.docx.pdf (47.6 KB)
    Registration for the PSAT 8/9 Exam is now available. The PSAT 8/9 exam provides 9th graders with the opportunity to practice for the PSAT/NMSQT and SAT exams. Students can utilize their score reports by connecting with Khan Academy for free personalized SAT test prep, linking with the career finder tool through College Board, and/or learning skills and areas in which they need more practice.
    Registration forms are available in the front office, wellness center, and library. Students should submit their completed registration form and exam fees to Mrs. Villasenor in the front office by 3pm Tuesday, September 20th.
    Regular exam fees: $20
    Reduced exam fees: $5
    Makes checks payable to "AADUSD" and write your student ID# on the check
    Students are eligible for the SAT Exam fee reduction if:
    -Student is enrolled or eligible to participate in the Federal Free or Reduced-Price Lunch Program
    -Student is in a foster home, homeless or migrant
    -Student’s family receives public assistance
    -Student’s family is at or below the poverty level (information available in counseling office)

    See counseling for assistance if you are not sure if you qualify for the fee reduction. The PSAT 8/9 Exam will take place during school on Wednesday, October 19th.
    Attachments:
    messages/attachments/c35bacda8869904bd172981957d399c8/_PSAT_8_9_Exam_Registration_Form.docx.pdf (49.3 KB)

     

    Week of 9/9 Events  

    Hello Mustangs!

    This is Dr. Paula Chamberlain, Principal at VHH, with our weekly update. We have a busy week coming up!

    On Monday, Sept. 12th our PTSO will be meeting at 8:30 am in Room 304/305. Please remember to check in at the front office and get your visitor badge.

    Back to School Night is this Wednesday, September 14th at 6:30 pm. We are looking forward to seeing you. Come out and meet our teachers and staff.

    ASB is hosting Spirit Week this week to kick off Homecoming Week.

    9/14 Monday
    Spirit Day - Crazy Hat

    9/13 Tuesday
    Spirit Day - Crocs vs boots

    9/14 Wednesday
    Spirit Day - Anything but a BACKPACK

    Back To School Night 6:30pm-8pm

    9/15 Thursday
    Spirit Day - Adam Sandler Day

    9/16 Friday
    Homecoming Football Game--Wear your class colors

    9/17 Saturday
    Dancing the night away at the Homecoming Dance 7pm-10pm

    9/19 Next Week
    Monday - Make-Up Pictures

    Yearbook

    "Senior parents, do you want to honor and celebrate your senior and all of their accomplishments? Purchase a Senior Tribute in the yearbook! This is a great way to memorialize the love and pride you have for your special student. Use the code homecoming23 for 10% off any size ad when purchasing at yearbookforever.com where you will be able to purchase and upload the photos and text you want the yearbook staff to include in the tribute. The coupon code expires on September 30th, and the deadline to purchase tributes is November 29th,2022".
    Thank you,
    Have a great weekend!

     

    Week of 8/22 Events  

    Hello Mustangs!

    This is Dr. Paula Chamberlain, Principal at VHS. We had a great week and I am enjoying getting to know everyone. I want to welcome all our Freshmen and students new to Vasquez and welcome back all our returning students. We are going to have a great year.

    Reminder Pre Season Game @ home tonight at 6pm

    Your kids are amazing and I’m beyond grateful for all of our staff. We have a busy and fun week ahead. It’s our FIRST SPIRIT WEEK and we are ready to bring all the school spirit everyday.

    Here’s the plan:

    Manic Monday (80s neon)
    Tie Dye Tuesday
    White Out Wednesday (Wear white)
    Throwback Thursday (any past style or trend)

    Friday Class Spirit (Class Colors):
    -Freshman Yellow
    -Sophomore White
    - Juniors Purple
    - Seniors Black

    Come out to our 1st dance of the school year. I’ve heard the DJ is amazing.

    MORP IS SATURDAY AUGUST 27TH FROM 7PM TO 10PM

    BACKWARDS PROM!! Students wear Neon or white.
    There will be a laser show and a special surprise guest.
    DON'T MISS OUT!!

    Tickets are on sale in library and includes a party pack w/ LED accessories

    $15 w/ASB
    $18 w/o
    $20 at door

    We have Freshman Class Officers Elections and need to fill these seats quickly so if you are interested our ASB reps will be looking for you and you may also email Mrs. Torrez or Presley Bilbruck for more information and to sign up.

    Fun Fact: The Barcode on your student ID Card will get you Free Lunch!
    ATHLETICS THIS WEEK

    There is a girls soccer meeting on 8/25 in Room 403
    If you are interested in being on the Girls Soccer Team sign ups are in the library

    Vasquez High School Basketball Tryouts begin on Monday August 22nd and we be held on

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 3pm-5pm and Wednesday from 2pm to 4pm

    If you have any questions, Coach Mario can be reached at (661) 886-8593

    Want to save some game dates…Check out our athletics calendar, which you can find at the link below or at the AADUSD Website.

    https://www.home-campus.com/widget-calendar.php?id=MjAxOS0yMCw1NDcsLCxNb250aCxvbixHYW1lLHNzcGFya3NAYWFkdXNkLmsxMi5jYS51cw==

    Have a great weekend!