Daily Bulletin - Monday, October 26, 2020

    Fairbanks Flu Vaccine Clinic:

    Friday, October 30, 3-7pm
    Lathrop High School, Hering Auditorium Lobby
    Call 452-1776 for an appointment


    Textbook Return & Pick-up:

    TEXTBOOK PICK-UP: NEW textbooks for 2nd Quarter are ready for pick-up starting on MONDAY, October 19 from 7:30-3:30. When you arrive at the front doors of the school, please call and let us know you are here for a book pickup. Thank You!
    Please return any textbooks, library books and chromebooks that are overdue. If you are enrolled in a YEARLONG class, keep your textbooks for 3rd & 4th Quarters.
    We will have tables set out for you to drop off your books Monday - Friday from 7:30-3:30.


    Nutrition Services Information:

    Meals will not be available for pickup during Parent-Teacher Conferences, October 29th and October 30th.


    Parent-Teacher Conferences - Qtr 2:

    Qtr 2 Fall Conferences and Family Engagement Days are coming soon! Thursday, October 29, SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS - 11:00 -2:00 - 3:00 - 7:30
    Friday, October 30, SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS - 8:00 – 10:30 & 11:30 - 3:15
    **Due to Covid-19, conferences will NOT be in person but will be a mix of phone and/or video meetings this quarter. When you schedule your conference, please note the phone number or link to the online conference that teachers have listed, these should be on the schedule that you can print.
    *You can schedule your meeting times this quarter through PowerPTC.
    The site will open on Wednesday, October 21st at 7:00 am and will stay open through Thursday, October 29th. You can access PowerPTC through a link in your Parent PowerSchool account located on the upper right-hand side of the PowerSchool home page.
    Scheduling Your Conferences
    1. Log into your Parent PowerSchool account.
    2. Click on the small box with an arrow, located on the upper right-hand corner.
    3. Click on the PowerPTC page link.
    4. Click on the Conference Schedule.
    5. Select the date you would like to schedule your appointment.
    6. Select a starting time for your appointments.
    7. If you would not like to attend conferences with certain courses, uncheck the box under the Schedule column.
    8. Click Build Your Schedule Now!
    9. Finally, click Print Schedule to create a hard copy of your parent-teacher conference schedule.
    10. If you are scheduling for more than one student, you can switch the active student you are scheduled for by clicking on the Select a Student link from the left-hand menu.
    * Scheduled phone or video conference times are 8 minutes long. Your promptness for scheduled appointments is greatly appreciated.
    *For families that do not have an email address, internet /computer access, or miss the sign-up window period of October 21st – October 29th, you may call 479-4221 for help in setting up a parent PowerSchool account, and getting scheduled.
    Since we can't see you in person, go to the following link for a VIRTUAL TOUR of the building!



    If you like information and updates throughout the year please utilize one of the following options:
    1) The Daily Bulletin
    2) Our West Valley Web. Page under Counseling
    3) The Howler
    4)Instagram/ wvhseniors2021


    Seniors and Senior Parents:

    Follow the Counseling Department on Instagram at wvhseniors2021
    There will be weekly posts with information specific to Seniors such as information on yearbooks, caps & gowns, virtual college fairs and college visits, etc.



    Are you interested in joining AcaDeca? We are meeting during lunch on Tuesday thru Friday.
    The Meeting code for our meetings is https://meet.google.com/lookup/d4swksdavq?authuser=0&hs=179.
    For additional information please contact either Jennifer Rindlisbacher @ Jennifer.Rindlisbacher@k12northstar.org or Sharon Ashlock @ sharon.ashlock@k12northstar.org here at West Valley.


    Are you interested in teaching or in serving your community?

    Educators Rising develops the next generation of highly skilled professional educators by inspiring high school and college students to serve their communities.
    Educators Rising National Competitions are performance-based competitive events in which aspiring educators demonstrate their knowledge, skills, and leadership in education. Please contact Sharon Ashlock at sharon.ashlock@k12northstar.org for more information.


    Counseling Office Contacts:

    The Counseling Department:
    WVHS Counseling Office: 479-4221 ext. 46520
    Mr. Blackburn - A-G (10th-12th) ext 46525 - willie.blackburn@k12northstar.org
    Ms. Everts - H-N (10th-12th) ext 46527 - paula.bettano-everts@k12northstar.org
    Ms. Gillis - O-Z (10th-12th) ext 46523 - karin.gillis@k12northstar.org
    Ms. Sprague - all Freshmen ext 46524 - anna.sprague@k12northstar.org


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