GOOD MORNING DE ANZA!! Today is Tuesday, October 21st, 2014! Today’s weather is cloudy with a high of 66 degrees. Now here are your announcements brought to you by the leadership class.
Congratulation to our JV volleyball girls for beating the undefeated El Cerrito High School JV team. YOU ARE TRULY THE TEAM TO BEAT!!! Hey "Frosh" team, got a taste of some fun...let's continue the fun tonight and show them what you got! All eyes on the prize Varsity Girl's volleyball team!!! Let's push for vindication as we battle them tonight on our turf!! Let's rally our volleyball team everyone as they are released today at 3:15 pm to prepare for the battle against El Cerrito High School.
Congratulations to the De Anza Dons football team, which clipped those Eagle’s wings last Friday night by defeating and taking their first League win over Kennedy High School. Kennedy will just be the warm up as the De Anza Dons will be going up against Richmond this Friday. Come out and show your support!
JV Football has also been outstanding notching their 4th victory in a row this last week and are looking for their 5th victory against Richmond as well this week. Good luck Dons!
This Saturday will be the Tech Academy's first free fix day of the year! bring your computer to the small gym between 10 a.m. And 2 p.m where ita students will fix it for free! see Mr Gill in room 3-101 for details.
Run to Wednesday: For all MESA members: Please wear your MESA shirt on Friday. We will take our club picture for yearbook. We will also start working on our projects. See you there!
Heres a great opportunity for volunteer work. On sat Oct. 18 Olinda Elementary will be holding a fall festival. For anyone that is a interested please come by Mr.Hillyers room 6-119 and look for Alfred. Everyone is welcome to come INTERACT with the kids and be involved with the community.
On November 8th, Saturday, De Anza will be having its first school dance on campus. The dance will be semi-formal and will be fall-themed. Tickets will be $20 and on sale starting Monday October 20th. The dance will be in the main gym and the quad area and will have lighting, pumpkin patches, snacks and refreshments. Those students wanting to run for Homecoming Court please sign-up at lunch at the ASB table near the small gym.
Dance Production Club - Goodwin - @ lunch in the dance studio
BitBite Studios - Ms. Miller’s Room - @ Lunch
FIDM Fashion Club - Gilbert - @ Lunch
Freedom of Movement Club - Goodwin - @ Dance Room After School
Gender’s Unite - Lechon - @ Lunch
Glee Club - Eaton - @ Lunch
Hip Hop Club - Hansen/Headington - @ Lunch (Rm 7-215)
Shimada - Garry/Wengler - @ Lunch in Ms. Garry’s Room
Speech and Debate - Szot - After School
Yearbook - Corrigan - @ LunchYoga Club - Dean - 430pm in Dance Studio
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM ELD Dept. Meeting, 4-6pm @ PSC
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM ITA Free Fix Day #1
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Induction ILP 1 Workshop B for PT1 and their SP
I want to welcome you to a new school year on our new De Anza High School Campus. This is a beautiful, state-of-the-art academic institution, and we are so proud to have all of you as a part of our learning community that will strive for success here. This year, along with our new gyms and theater, we have implemented new classes and programs to further enhance your high school experience. Within these pages you will find all the information you will need to navigate yourself successfully through the year here at De Anza High School. You will find information regarding procedures about athletics, academies, expectations for your behavior, extra and co-curricular activities, graduation requirements, and, most importantly, the names of those on campus that are here to support you. Teachers, staff, and administrators are here at De Anza High School because we care about helping students. We all have involved ourselves in activities both in and out of the classrooms in order to provide a special high school experience for you. We believe that we can make a difference during your high school years. We hope you will take advantage of the many opportunities provided for you here on campus. Get involved in the many clubs, teams, programs, and activities we have for you. Getting involved and getting to know others on campus, both adults and students will strengthen your life experiences and prepare you for future years. This planner is designed to help you to prepare yourself, to stay organized, and to understand the procedures of our campus. This will be an exciting year. I am excited about it, and look forward to all that is ahead. I hope you do as well.
Robert Evans, Principal
De Anza is a rigorous and engaging educational environment in which all students achieve academic and personal success as they become lifelong learners and productive citizens.
De Anza provides quality teaching, a caring and safe environment, promotes learning, and prepares all students for graduation and the career path of their choice.
De Anza High School Students will:
Think: Critically and Creatively
Communicate: Respectfully and Effectively
Contribute: Locally and Globally