News from SV

Please bring "Operation School Bell" 5k run forms and fee to room 617 by Wed.  Don't forget you earn two community service hours and a "free" PE Run Pass for participating.

DFY IT memebers:  We have a DFY IT meeting on Friday, April 25.  Hope to see you there.

Yearbook Applications: We have extended the deadline for all seventh grade students who wish to apply for Yearbook for the 2014-2015 school year. Please have your applications to Ms. Lennarz in room 615 Wednesday, April 30th. No late applications will be accepted.

The last dance of the year is on its way, Sierra Vista! On Friday, May 2nd, from 5pm - 7pm, the 50s are BACK for our final dance! Tickets go on sale next Monday, April 28th for $5, but then the prices will go up, so don't wait to purchase your ticket! This will be our final dance, so get your 50s on!

Breakfast Burrito & Sunny D Combos are back... and all burritos come with Tapatio on the side.  Pre-order your combo meal in the ASB office this week for $5.... so you won't have to wait in line on Thursday

Hey 8th graders!  Are you looking for one last chance to show Sierra Vista Staff what you're made of before you go off to high school???  Then come out to Softball Tryouts on Friday, April 25th and Monday, April 28th to have a chance to take part in Sierra Vista's Teacher vs. Student Softball Games on May 29th and 30th!  Mrs. Hatfield is looking for 20 to 25 softball & baseball players to face off against her and other teachers like Mr. Ballard, Mr. Drabinski, Mrs. Marsh, Mr. Harper and even Mr. Crawford, just to name a few.  We want the best, so come out and tryout if you think you have what it takes to beat the staff!  If you have any questions please see Mrs. Hatfield in the girls PE office.  See you out on the dirt.

JUICE IT UP! Pre-order your Juice it Up smoothie for the April 24th food day for $5 at the ASB window this week. You get to choose a strawberry or mango flavored smoothie. We ALWAYS sell out so avoid the disappointment of missing out and having to wait in a long line to purchase by preordering today!

Krispy Kremes are back!!  The English department is selling Krispy Kremes on Thursday April 24th before school in front of the office.  If you would like to pre-order a dozen, you can do so in the ASB office this week only.  Ask your English teacher for a flyer!  We sell out fast, so don't miss out.  Click here to get a flyer now.

Talent Show Tickets: The “Sierra Vista’s Got Talent” show will be next Friday, April 25th, from 6 to 7:30pm in the MPR. We have ten excellent acts that will be performing that you do not want to miss. You can purchase a ticket for yourself, a friend and family members starting this Monday for $2 at the ASB window. Tickets can be purchased at the door during the night of the show for $4.

Do you have way too many books just piling up at your house? Well then why don't you donate some of these books to help Mr. Isquierdo in his project to build a library in his hometown of London, California? You can bring in gently used books of any topic to room 619, and if you bring in 10 or more books, you can receive community service hours from Mrs. Skoczylas in room 617. We will continue collecting books throughout the rest of the school year. Feel free to see Mr. Isquierdo in room 619 if you have any questions. Thank you!

Attention 8th graders:  Magic Mountain permission slips are now available at the ASB office.  Tickets for the 8th grade Magic Mountain trip go on sale April 14th.  Cost for this event is $50 with no season pass and $20 with a season pass.  Students must have ID at time of purchase and be credit & demerit eligible to attend.  Last day to purchase your tickets is April 30th.

A new order of Sweat Tops and Sweat Bottoms have arrived!!  As the weather begins to change, we want to keep our students warm. Prices for the sweat tops and sweat bottoms are $15 each. You may purchase them at the ASB office.

WE NOW HAVE OUR DATES! Attention 8th grade students and parents interested in going on the D.C. trip in June, or those already signed up: We will be leaving June 6th (in the evening) and returning the evening of June 11th. If you've been waiting to sign up until the dates were confirmed, you no longer need to wait. Sign up quickly as there is limited space left. Y ou can register at If you have any questions, please email Ms. Kontis at

Box Tops: Although the Last collection for this year was Tuesday 2/25/14 Box Tops can still be turned in. These will be held for next years turn in. The collection boxes will be left in each of the team leaders classrooms until school is out. Remember to write your students name and team on the back of all your box tops to be entered in the drawings for prizes. Make a difference every time you go to the grocery store and earn money for your school!!!

Cell Phone, Laptop, Gold & Silver Jewelry Recycling Fundraiser
The Math Department is again collecting used (working or not) consumer electronics for recycling.  You can send your items to your child’s math teacher or take them to the office.  The list of recyclables includes...

  • Cell Phones
  • Inkjet Cartridges (we cannot take laser cartridges)
  • Laptop Computers
  • Digital SLR Cameras & Lenses
  • Point & Shoot Digital Cameras
  • Digital Camcorders and Video Cameras
  • Handheld Game Systems
  • Full Size Game Systems (Including PS3, XBox 360, and Wii)
  • Video Games (PS3, XBox 360 and Wii - including controlers, nunchuks, Wii fit board, etc.)
  • iPads & Tablets (Blackberry, Android & More!)
  • iPods & MP3 Players (Creative, Zune, Sandisk)
  • E-Book Readers (Kindle, Nook & More!)
  • Range Finders & Sky Caddies
  • Mobile Hotspots, MiFi and 4G USB Air Cards
  • Portable GPS Devices
  • Radar Detectors
  • TI Graphing Calculators

    Email Mrs. Coleman for more information.

Our school needs your support! Sign-up for eScript!
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3. Enter your Club Card
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It's that easy! A percentage of your normal purchases will be automatically contributed directly to Sierra Vista!!! If you have participated in the eScrip program in the past, you must renew annually by November 1 to ensure uninterrupted contributions!

William S. Hart Union High School District E-mail Notifications: Please sign up and encourage other families to sign up too. Visit: > Quick Links (box on left of screen) > Email Notifications. You will be asked what areas you would like to receive information about, including General Info., Instruction, Modernization and New Construction Project Updates, District Publications and Castaic Area High School.

FACEBOOK -- The William S. Hart District just launched a District Facebook page! Please search for: William S. Hart Union High School District and "Like" us. They will post upcoming events, fundraisers and great news happening at WSHUHSD schools! Be one of the first to join in this great communication tool!




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Last updated: April 22, 2014