Presentation on theme: "Getting to Know Your School Tuesday September 1st."— Presentation transcript:
Getting to Know Your School Tuesday September 1st
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.
What is the Nogales HS Alma Mater? Nogales High School Glory to our Alma Mater Reaching for the Sky Stands a shrine that lives forever Never shall she die. Sing her praises Dear Nogales Green and White our colors fly. True to thee well be forever True to Nogales High !
What are ESLRs? ESLR is an acronym that we use at Nogales to define our students. It stands for Essential School-wide Learning Results. The ESLRs are: Effective Communicators Critical Thinkers Performance Achievers Responsible Citizens
Who are the Nogales Administrators? Principal: Dr. Nancy Padilla Learning Director: Mr. Mark Anderson Vice Principals: Mr. Doi Johnson Mr. Sam Oramas Mr. Ray Saenz
Nogales Trivia Which administrators were students at Nogales? Mr. Saenz and Mr. Johnson both attended Nogales High School.
Nogales Counselors At 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?
Nogales Library Our 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
Sports and Clubs Nogales H.S. offers many sports programs, clubs, and organizations that students of all ages can join. Band and Color guard
Nogales Sports Nogales 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.
Want to join a sport?
First Varsity Home Games of the Fall Season SportDateCompeting SchoolTime Girls VolleyballSeptember 14, 2009Nogales vs. Pioneer Nogales Cross Country Thursday September 24, 2009 Nogales vs. TBA4:00 Park Girls Tennis Thursday September 10, 2009 Nogales vs. Northview Nogales Boys Water Polo Tuesday September 15, 2009 Nogales vs. La Puente Nogales Varsity Football Friday September 18, 2009 (Link Crew Tailgate) Nogales vs. Ontario Nogales HS
Academic Clubs Nogales also offers lots of clubs that are academically enriched, like Academic Competition, IB/Questers, Sociedad Honararia Hispanica, and the National Honor Society.
Nogales Art students NOGALES HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT, Nika Banzuela, WINS CONGRESSIONAL ART COMPETITION
Nogales Physics Team Nogales Physics team won the Solar Cup competition Lake Skinner near Temecula in This team was led by physics teacher, Mr. Chavez!
Heres a list of clubs Nogales offers Filipino Club Barkada Modern Club Coons, VirginiaW9 BandPollock, BradleyH1 Best BuddiesBabitz, MichelleE2 ChoirAquino, BryantH2 Foklorico/Salsa ClubZumaeta, EstrellaW3 Spanish Honor SocietyZumaeta, EstrellaW3 Herencia Latina ClubF12 Drama ClubTrigg, RobinE2 Emerald Dance TeamNelson, DonnaASB Future Farmers of Club Schlarmann, RobertB11 Faith ClubHaywood, CarlaC2 Gay & Straight Club Babitz, MichelleE2 Gospel Chorus ClubMcQueen, PatriciaC1 Hip Hop Dance ClubAquino/CofferH2 Kitty Rescue Crusade ClubBabitz, MichelleE2 Leadership (ASB)Nelson, DonnaASB Key ClubPolidano, JessicaB4 Link CrewPolidano, JessicaB4 National Art Honors Society ClubEllison, JimD4 CheerJefferson, LatoyaSnackateria Photo ClubMiller, SkellyC5 Poetry ClubCofer, CoryF5 Scroll NewspaperZelnick, ErikaG5 World Languages ClubSerrano, CynthiaG6 YearbookNajar, OliviaG10
School Pride At 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!!
STAR Achievers Nogales H.S. has had a school carnival inviting all students that performed outstandingly on the state tests the last 3 years in a row!
Freshman Orientation Freshman Orientation was an awesome introduction to Nogales students led by Ms. Polidano and our outstanding Link Crew leaders!
If you werent there, heres a little of what you missed…
So this year Freshmen… Dont get caught messing up by this guy
…get involved…. Clubs Activities ASB Tutoring Sports Band AP/IB/Honors classes Drama Community leaders Be a friend!!!