What do a bilingual instructional assistant, a typist 2 clerk, a community service officer, a office manager, a senior office administrator, a food services aide, a data entry clerk, and a custodian have in common? A love and dedication for West Contra Costa Unified School District students and staff and the District’s 2016-17 Classified Employees of the Year.
More than 100 special needs students from Crespi, DeJean, Hercules, Korematsu, and Pinole middle schools, and De Anza, El Cerrito, Hercules, Kennedy high schools and Transition school participated in a morning of basketball and celebration.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Students are asked to arrive by 5:30 and meet at the high school basketball courts
Our 8th grade recognition night will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at the High School Gym. We look forward to this exciting event as our students transition to high school. Each eligible 8th-grade student will receive four admission tickets. June 4th will be a regular class day. Rehearsals for the ceremony will be June 5th and 6th during the school day. On June 5th and 6th, all eligible 8th-grade students will be excused from their period classes and classwork for the rehearsals and the activities.
*Attire will be Semi-Formal, Dressy
*Students must wear Black and/or White only (No Exceptions)
* Young men dress shirts, any black or white and dress slacks black or white (NO JEANS)
* Young ladies cannot have plunging necklines, no exposed shoulders, no tube tops, no mini skirts, no bare mid-drifts
*No tennis shoes, no jeans, no t-shirts, no hats
students who are on local review- Academic Probation and /or have received 2 or more semester F's will NOT be allowed to participate in the 8th Grade Ceremony
When: Saturday, June 2nd
Middle School Cafeteria
Price $15 through May 25th (This is included in the 8th Grade Bundle) or $20 at the door
The dance will include refreshments and DJ. Students must present their tickets at the door and show their student ID. Dance attire will be Semi-Formal. Student attire must meet district dress code requirements. Parent volunteers are needed.
All 8th-grade students will participate in the 8th-grade breakfast in the cafeteria on June 6th. Rehearsals will follow. The food provided depends on the number of families who support the event with a contribution. We are asking that each family contribute $10 to support the breakfast. If you have purchased the bundle, your contribution is included. The contribution will be used to purchase food. Please turn the contribution into Ms. Chen in the main office by May 25th. We will also need lots of parent volunteers for this event.
All 8th-grade students will participate in the 8th-grade picnic on the HS football field. The picnic will be held on June 5th following rehearsals. The food provided depends on the number of families who support the event with a contribution. We are asking that each family contribute $15 to support the picnic. If you have already purchased the bundle, your contribution is included. The contribution will be used to purchase food. Please turn the contribution into Ms. Chen in the main office by May 25.
I have set our school up for text message reminders and updates. In order to receive my text messages, please test the number 81010 and send the message @herculesmi. Through this service, I will send abbreviated messages and updates about what’s going on at school. It is a quick and easy way to stay connected.