8:30am until 9:30am in the Faculty Dining Room on the following dates:
Dates: 10/18, 11/15, 12/20, 1/17, 2/28, 3/21, 4/18, 5/16
Dates: 10/25, 11/29, 1/31, 2/28, 3/28, 4/25
Dates: 11/7, 12/11, 1/17, 2/6, 3/13, 4/17, 5/8
Recently, the state approved the California Healthy Youth Act, which requires all school districts provide comprehensive sexual health and disease prevention to students in middle and high schools. SJUSD will be hosting parent information nights including one on Thursday, September 15th at 6pm at Pioneer High School. The attached flyer with information about the curriculum including opt out information was sent home to all 9th grade students.
Download the flyer here: English Spanish
The PSAT will be offered at Leland on Wednesday, October 19th, within regular school hours. Following district policy, Leland will administer the PSAT this year to all Sophomore students. The district will register and pay for all Sophomores to take the PSAT. Sophomores do not need to register or pay for the test. Student room assignments will be posted the week of October 14th.
Additionally, Leland has space to accommodate 200 Juniors who would like to take the PSAT.
On Wednesday, September 21st during Tutorial, any Juniors who would like to take the PSAT need to go to the ITC Lab #2 to register. At the time of registration, Juniors will need to pay $15.00 for the PSAT with a check payable to Leland High School. Cash is also accepted. This will be the only opportunity for Juniors to register to take the PSAT at Leland.
If a Junior wants to be considered for the National Merit Program they need to take the PSAT on either 10/19/16 at Leland or at another location on 10/15/16 or 11/2/16. Juniors who need a fee waiver for the PSAT need to see Brenda Stone or Sarah Diatta in Academic Counseling Department by 9/21.
Freshmen will not be allowed to take the PSAT.
If a student takes the PSAT at another school, they need to go to the Career Center to obtain important information about what they need to bring on the day of the PSAT.
The Board of Education wishes to recognize Ms. Gay Brasher, legendary Leland HS speech and debate coach and veteran educator in her 50th year in the profession, who recently received the Marcella E. Oberle Award from the National Communication Association for her dedication to her craft and students. Congratulations Mrs. Brasher!
Leland Robotics competed at Chezy Champs, an offseason competition at
Bellarmine College Preparatory on September 24th-25th, playing the 2016 game,
FIRST Stronghold. The team was chosen to be part of the 1st alliance, working
with Spartan Robotics, from Mountain View High School, Citrus Circuits from
Davis Senior High School, and Presentation Invasion from Presentation High
School. After setting the tournament high score during the semi-finals, the
alliance won the tournament and were named Chezy Champions! Congrats to the
Leland Robotics team!
SJUSD is asking all families, regardless of income to complete the Free-Reduced Price Meal Application. When families complete the FRPM application, the cost of any Advanced Placement (AP) exam will be reduced to $5, again regardless of income. To be eligible for this program, the application must be submitted by Wednesday, September 21, 2016. The application can be completed online at https://nutrition.sjusd.org .
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Homecoming dance tickets are on sale now!
The dance is Saturday 10/20 7-10pm at Leland
Week of 10/10-14: $25 w/ ASB card, $30 w/o ASB Card
Week of 10/17-21: $30 w/ ASB card, $35 w/o ASB Card
Week of 10/24-28: $35 w/ ASB card, $40 w/o ASB Card
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Mon 10/24= Tie Dye Day
Tues 10/25 = Rockin’ the 70’s
Wed 10/26 = Neon 80’s
Thurs 10/27 = Down with Denim (90’s)
Fri 10/28 = Class Colors (9th = yellow/ 10th = white/ 11th = Columbia Blue/ 12th = Navy Blue)
Royalty Nominations 10/18-20 via Tallyspace.com
Royalty Voting 10/25-27 vial Tallyspace.com
Class Skits at lunch: 9th on 10/24, 10th on 10/25, 11th on 10/26, and 12th on 10/27
Monday 10/24 is a Blue Schedule (P.2,4,6)
Friday is a Rally Schedule
Varsity Football Game 10/28 7pm at Pat Tillman Stadium
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