Friday Feb. 25 DAILY BULLETIN
Congratulations to Nordhoff's Mock Trial team for making it to the Elite 8 in Ventura County's annual competition. The Law Rangers toppled powerhouse schools on the trail to the round of the Elite 8 and is the smallest public school remaining in the competition. Way to go Law Rangers! Round 'em up.
INTERACT CLUB MEETING TODAY AT at 11am!
Come to learn about our next community service projects! New members are always welcome. Short meeting 11am this Friday on Zoom, ID=876 145 1753.
ART DEMONSTRATION TODAY:
Are you interested in some fun and creative ways to express yourself? Do you want to know more about the art electives on campus? Want to learn some new art techniques? Come to Mrs. Thomas's Zoom room https://ojaiusd.zoom.us/j/5712057138 today from 11-12. Learn about art, using pastels and creating stencils.
CERAMICS DEMONSTRATION TODAY:
You are invited to a Pottery making Demonstration Today, Feb. 26 at 11:00am Zoom # 820-729-6640
Mr. Duncan will be doing a live stream pottery demonstration on Zoom. Learn about what it is like to take the ceramics class at Nordhoff H.S.
Counselors are enrolling Fall classes soon- so tell them it is your 1st choice to take ceramics. Come see the demonstration and learn what the class is all about! For information contact Mr. Duncan email@example.com
Congratulations to this week's classes of the week! Mrs. Hoj would like to recognize her Block 1 Choreography Honors class. The Choreography Honors students make a GREAT effort every day to be present, on time, to support each other and to have their cameras on. All of this adds up to excellent focus for us as a class. Way to go! Mr. Buck would like to give another shout out to Philip Heldwein - he's a hard worker with a great attitude. Ms. Lopez would like to recognize her Block 2 Spanish 1 class. They have good participation, almost perfect attendance and about 90% of the class turns in homework on time!
Please join Nordhoff Parent Association on Monday, March 1st at 6:30pm for our general meeting. A zoom link will be sent the day of the meeting. Everyone is welcome to attend, including parents, guardians, teachers, and staff. We want to hear from you, and would love to see you there!
Looking for the next generation of Nordhoff Dancers! Current NHS students who are interested in learning more about how to participate the dance program for the 2021-22 school year are encouraged to attend one of our information sessions next week in Mrs. Hoj's zoom room (Go to join.zoom.us, enter khoj2020):
Tuesday, March 2 @ 2:15
ATTENTION SENIOR FAMILIES:
LAST CHANCE! VENTURA COLLEGE FAFSA/CADAA WORKSHOPS
Monday, March 1, 2021 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 3:00pm-6:00pm
Zoom link (one link for both days):https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/91926106592
Attention Seniors: DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING!
FAFSA and CADAA (California Dream Act Application) Deadline is March 2nd. If you have applied (or will be applying) to college, make sure to submit your FAFSA or CADAA before the deadline! https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa https://dream.csac.ca.gov/
Attention Seniors: Are you regretting having skipped the college application process? IT'S NOT TOO LATE! There are many great schools still accepting applications. Check out the list here: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-in/applying-101/late-applications
Contact Briana Beebe in the CCC (firstname.lastname@example.org) right away for help!
ATTENTION ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES STUDENTS:
There are two new and exciting opportunities through Green Valley Project (The C.R.E.W.); a paid Internship and The Pax Environmental Science Institute. Please contact Ms. Beebe ASAP (email@example.com) if you're interested for more information and how to apply. The deadlines are 3/9 and 3/17 respectfully.
AP STUDENTS DEADLINE APPROACHING:
Students who are taking AP Psychology, AP U.S. History, AP Physics and/or AP Government this spring can now register for AP exams without paying a late fee by emailing Ms. Escobar. The deadline to register for one of these exams is March 5th. No registrations will be accepted after that date. If you have already purchased an exam for one of these classes no further action is required.
Registration for current 9th, 10th, and 11th graders will happen in March. Students and parents will have the opportunity to watch a presentation containing all the information required to make course selections for next school year. Students will be emailed personalized information from their counselor and a link to an online registration form. Each student will have a scheduled zoom appt to meet with their counselor and review the registration form and ask questions.
Attention Prospective Baseball Players:
Practices are currently held at 3pm - 4:30pm every Tuesday and Thursday on the Varsity Field. Bring a dish towel (for arm exercises) and running shoes.
In order to participate you must be cleared through the athletic office.
Senior Swag: Seniors, if you were unable to pick up your yard sign, tshirt and treat bag, you may pick it up at the library window. The window is open from 8:00am to 2:30pm (closed for lunch from 12-1).
Graduation Cap and Gown Information Click Here
Yearbooks: For more information on yearbooks and Senior Recognition ads Click Here
The Nordhoff College and Career Center: The CCC will have in person office hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2-3pm starting on March 2nd. You will find Ms. Beebe sitting at the tables behind the F building, no appointment necessary. If you would like an appointment with Ms. Beebe, please email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Parents and students can also join the CCC ParentSquare group for the latest updates and information.
Library Window Hours: To pick up chromebooks,textbooks, english novels, book return and renewals Monday through Friday 8:00 to 2:30, closed 12-1 for lunch. The librarian, Denise Rimpa, can be reached at 805-640-4343 x1880 or email@example.com.
Office Hours: If you need to pick up/drop off or talk to our office staff please call the following numbers for assistance:
Main number: 805-640-4343
Michelle ext. 1761: attendance/enrollment/work permit/Dean’s office
Sarah ext. 1763: Registrar/transcripts/Asst. Principal’s office
Essie ext. 1764: Athletics/counseling secretary
Amy ext. 1760: Principal’s office/general questions/information.
Denise ext. 1880: Library/chromebooks
Frequently used forms will be located outside the office for pickup M-F, 7-3:30.
Link to Canvas for student or parent pairing: CANVAS
OUSD's Family Fund, please visit this site
Help Form: If you have any issues or needs please fill out our HELP form. You can use this for technical support, housing/food/clothing needs, Canvas help, mental health services or chromebook/hotspot needs.
Peer Tutors Available: Please contact Jaime Rooney (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information about becoming a tutor or signing up for a tutoring session.