Presentation on theme: "Getting to Know Your School"— Presentation transcript:
1 Getting to Know Your School Tuesday September 1st
2 What is Nogales?Can anyone guess what the word “Nogales” actually means?Nogales is a Spanish word meaning“walnut trees”.Why do you think our school was given this name?It originated from the neighboring city of Walnut.
3 What is the Nogales HS Alma Mater? Nogales High SchoolGlory to our Alma MaterReaching for the SkyStands a shrine that lives foreverNever shall she die.Sing her praisesDear NogalesGreen and White our colors fly.True to thee we’ll be foreverTrue to Nogales High!
4 What are ESLR’s?ESLR is an acronym that we use at Nogales to define our students. It stands for Essential School-wide Learning Results. The ESLR’s are:Effective CommunicatorsCritical ThinkersPerformance AchieversResponsible Citizens
5 Who are the Nogales Administrators? Principal: Dr. Nancy PadillaLearning Director: Mr. Mark AndersonVice Principals: Mr. Doi JohnsonMr. Sam OramasMr. Ray Saenz
6 Nogales Trivia Which administrators were students at Nogales? Mr. Saenz and Mr. Johnson both attended Nogales High School.
7 Nogales CounselorsAt Nogales, we are lucky to have counselors that can help students with class academic and personal guidance.Beth Denny (A – Garcia)Aida Sandoval (EL students and Gard – Mc)Kate Valdez (Me – Pa)Vicki Dayton (Pe – Z)Sara Hall (AVID and Honors)Dou you know who your counselor is?
8 Nogales LibraryOur Nogales library is not only used for high school, students but is used as a community library where kids and adults of all ages can come and use its resources.One way to complete some CAR hours is by tutoring elementary students with their homework on Mondays-Thursdays from 3-6 after school. See the librarian after school!Library hours are Mon.-Thurs. from 3-7 and Sat. 10-2
9 Sports and ClubsNogales H.S. offers many sports programs, clubs, and organizations that students of all ages can join.Band and Color guard
10 Nogales SportsNogales sports range from football to badminton to water polo to volleyball.There are different sports available in the fall, winter, and spring.Check with coaches to see when your sport of interest is starting try-outs.
12 First Varsity Home Games of the Fall Season SportDateCompeting SchoolTimeGirls’ VolleyballSeptember 14, 2009Nogales vs. Pioneer6:00pm@ NogalesCross CountryThursday September 24, 2009Nogales vs. TBA4:00 ParkGirls’ TennisThursday September 10, 2009Nogales vs. Northview3:15pmBoys’ Water PoloTuesday September 15, 2009Nogales vs. La PuenteVarsity FootballFriday September 18, 2009(Link Crew Tailgate)Nogales vs. Ontario7:00pm@ Nogales HS
13 Academic ClubsNogales also offers lots of clubs that are academically enriched, like Academic Competition, IB/Questers, Sociedad Honararia Hispanica, and the National Honor Society.
14 Nogales Art studentsNOGALES HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT, Nika Banzuela, WINS CONGRESSIONAL ART COMPETITION
15 Nogales Physics TeamNogales’ Physics team won the Solar Cup competition Lake Skinner near Temecula in This team was led by physics teacher, Mr. Chavez!
16 Here’s a list of clubs Nogales offers Filipino ClubBarkada Modern ClubCoons, VirginiaW9BandPollock, BradleyH1Best BuddiesBabitz, MichelleE2ChoirAquino, BryantH2Foklorico/Salsa ClubZumaeta, EstrellaW3Spanish Honor SocietyHerencia Latina ClubF12Drama ClubTrigg, RobinEmerald Dance TeamNelson, DonnaASBFuture Farmer’sof ClubSchlarmann, RobertB11Faith ClubHaywood, CarlaC2Gay & StraightClubGospel Chorus ClubMcQueen, PatriciaC1Hip Hop Dance ClubAquino/CofferKitty Rescue Crusade ClubLeadership (ASB)Key ClubPolidano, JessicaB4Link CrewNational Art Honor’s Society ClubEllison, JimD4CheerJefferson, LatoyaSnackateriaPhoto ClubMiller, SkellyC5Poetry ClubCofer, CoryF5Scroll NewspaperZelnick, ErikaG5World Languages ClubSerrano, CynthiaG6YearbookNajar, OliviaG10
17 School PrideAt Nogales, we take pride in our school, and we show it during the pep rallies.As freshmen, you will be able to show off your 2012 pride by wearing your class color- Yellow!!
18 STAR Achievers Nogales H.S. has had a school carnival inviting all students thatperformed outstandingly on thestate tests the last 3 years in a row!
19 Freshman OrientationFreshman Orientation was an awesome introduction to Nogales students led by Ms. Polidano and our outstanding Link Crew leaders!
20 If you weren’t there, here’s a little of what you missed…