August 13 – Freshmen Orientation Day 1; Picture day; Parent coffee & tissue
August 14 – Freshmen Orientation Day 2; Freshmen and Parents BBQ
August 15 – Grades 10, 11, 12 only; Picture day
August 16 – All Students attend
School starts at 7:50am daily! Dismissal time for Mon – Wed is 12:05pm; dismissal time for Thu and Fri is 12:45pm.
Freshmen Parents- Coffee and Tissue is August 13thMONDAY at 7:30 AM in the Paraclete library. Come enjoy a cup of coffee, make some new friends, and learn more about Paraclete High School.
Picture Day for students-Download and complete theParaclete Picture Day Flyerif you wish to purchase picture packets. ID Cards will be handed out on picture day. Be sure you are in uniform or you will need to reschedule pictures!
Scheduled dates for students to receive iPads!
For those who still do not have an iPad:
Mon, August 6 @ 12pm – International Students
Mon, August 13 @ 12:10pm – New Freshmen (A thru H)
Tue, August 14 @ 12:10pm – All Transfer Students and New Freshmen (J thru Z)
Wed, August 15 @ 12:10pm – Returning Students who did not get iPads in June
Each session will take an hour or less. We will meet in the library! No fees will be collected! All students must be registered and meet financial obligations. ContactMs Stevenswith any questions.
2018-19 scheduleshave been prepared. After the summer term ends, you will see the new 2018-19 school year in your ParentsWeb account. At that time, you will be able to go to your new FACTS term as well.If you cannot see the schedule for next year, there is probably an issue with finances or re-registration.
ParentsWeb and FACTS accountsare in one place. This Single-Sign-on is for your convenience. The DISTRICT CODE is PHS-CA.LOGIN HERE! Questions? Contact Mrs Parchman or Mrs Marriott. (See contact info above)
Textbookswill be distributed to all students at the beginning of the school year. By purchasing digital textbooks at cost and turning this pricing around to you, we are pleased to keep the price the same as the last 3 years! This amount, $230, has already been added to your account.
Ourschool websitehas a wealth of information for you. Visitparacletehs.organd click on Parents or News to get the latest information. Take a look at ourNEW 2018-19 CALENDARhere. If you have a Google account, you can download the calendar to your mobile device! Select the Google icon at the bottom of our calendar.
Paraclete Store –For your convenience, we have an online store as well as a campus store. If you would like to purchase school polo shirts, PE clothing, other apparel, or spirit items, please visit us atparacletestore.com. Items purchased online will be picked up on campus. The campus store has the same summer hours as our office: Monday thru Thursday from 7:30-2:00 and Friday from 7:30-12pm.
Class of 2018!If you are the parent of a recentGraduatefrom the Class of 2018, please send your grad to the office to pick up his/herdiplomaand grad pictures!
Thank you to all our parents that met the deadlineand submitted your grandparent(s) addresses to us in a timely fashion. OurGrandparent Dayinvitations went out in today’s mail. Remember this event is for Grandparents only, and RSVPs are tallied for hospitality needs. Paraclete students very much enjoy this amazing day. Thank you again.
The Advancement Officehas two office chairs that need to be reupholstered. We have purchased the fabric and are in need of a talented parent to help us with this project. If you have skills in this area, give us a call at 661-943-3255 x111 or 128. Service hours will be given for your talented help.
PARACLETE ATHLETIC NEWS
Fall sports are well on their way. Volleyball, football and boys and girls cross country have already started. It is imperative that all 4 sports get an early start since CIF pushed the start date for all the sports up a couple of weeks. The first football game is August 17th. The first volleyball game is August 14thand the first cross country meet is set for Sept. 11that this time.
Footballis on their dead period right now but they will begin practice on Monday, July 30that 3:00. If your son (or daughter) wants to participate in football, they should be at that practice. If you can’t make it but are interested, you might want to e-mail the head coach and let him know your plans. You can reach Dean Herrington email@example.com
Practices will continue all week at 3:00.
Volleyballhas been practicing and will continue this week. I believe we have reached out to all of the current students about playing but if you have changed your mind and are now interested, you should e-mail Mike Kelly right away at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have an incoming freshman daughter who has not been to the camp or any other practices and wishes to participate, practices this week are Tuesday – Thursday from 3:00-4:30. Here is the remainder of the practice schedule until we start school:
If you are interested inCross Country, they have been running in the am. They begin their workouts at 6:00 on the senior lawn (north side of the campus). If you have any questions, you can also contact the head coach Andy Helme email@example.com
As far as the other sports, once we begin school, have your son or daughter listen to the daily announcements. If they will have a team meeting, it will be announce usually a couple of days in advance of the meeting. This meeting will give you all the information needed to participate.
REMEMBER: YOU WILL NEED A CURRENT PHYSICAL ON FILE IN THE MAIN OFFICE TO TRYOUT OR PLAY ON A SCHOOL TEAM. YOU MAY PICK UP A PHYSICAL PACKET IN THE OFFICE.