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The General Gist (Week of April 7, 2024)

The General Gist Weekly Newsletter

 Good Evening Staff & Families,

Welcome back from Spring Break!  I hope you had time to relax and unwind as we prepare for the last 2 months of the 23/24 school year. In lieu of a traditional General Gist this week, this brief newsletter should provide what you need for the week.

1. Sports this week

  • C TEAM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL & FLAG FOOTBALL: C-Team Girls Volleyball and Flag Football are non-cut sports and will begin on Wednesday, April 10, after school. Please log into FinalForms to ensure that your child is registered for either team or email Ms. Speidel at, and she can help!

  • Spring Sport Compeitions begin this week! Check the Arbiter website for a current schedule of events! 

    • Navigate to Arbiter
    • Locate the sport and team
    • Review game schedules and locations

2. Clubs this week

  • Monday: No Clubs
  • Tuesday: Weights Club 7:00-7:45 am
  • Wednesday: STEAM Club 2:50-4:30 pm; Gamers Unplugged Club 3:00-4:30 pm
  • Thursday: D&D Club 3:00-4:00 pm; Homework Club 3:00-4:00 pm; Magic The Gathering Club 2:50-4:30 pm
  • Friday: Weights Club 7:00-7:45 am; Yearbook Club 3:00-4:00 pm; Anime Club 3:00-4:00 pm; Photography Club 3:00-4:00 pm

3. April Field Trips

  • AVID and Music (7th and 8th Grade Only) have field trips this month. If you're reading this and thinking "Huh? I didn't know that!" Please check your ParentSquare thread for information about the Field Trips. If you're reading this and thinking "Oh no! I haven't filled out the permission slip yet!", please reach out to your student's teacher. Field Trip Forms for all field trips have closed at this time and have been sent to our school nurse. 
  • All students must have a permission slip on file to attend the field trip
  • AVID Field Trip: Friday, April 12
  • Music Field Trips: Tuesday, April 23 and Thursday, April 25
  • AVID Teachers can be reached via e-mail
    • Ms. Willson (
    • Ms. Falla (
  • Music Teachers can be reached via e-mail
    • Mr. Schroeder ( 
    • Ms. Martin (

That's all for this week! A full General Gist will be in your inbox next Sunday at 7 pm!


Bridgett DeHoff
Office Coordinator

[Monday, Apr 8 at 9:27 AM]
**UPDATE** C-Team Volleyball Families:
C-Team Volleyball turnouts begin TOMORROW, Tuesday, 04/09.
Please have your student's prepared with adequate clothing and shoes.

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