• 2.8.23 Wednesday

    Posted by w-bulletin on 2/8/2023 7:15:00 AM
    • CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES 

      Newsflash! You, and your students, can now access the New York Times.
      Leyden High Schools now has a subscription for all faculty, students, and staff. Watch this short video to see how to easily access this periodical. 

      If you are interested in Boys Volleyball, tryouts are this spring!
      Get an updated physical on file and register on 8to18. 
      When: March 7th - 10th
      Time: 3:15 - 6pm
      Where: East Leyden Fieldhouse
      If you have any questions, please reach out to Coach Jarosz: ajarosz@leyden212.org. Hope to see you there!
       
       
      Hey, Munch Bunch! Our next meeting is on Wednesday, February 8th, 3:10 pm, in room 204. We'll be voting on our next field trip! New members are always welcome. See Ms. Gruettner with any questions.
       
      "The last day for senior photos is Friday, February 10th, in the cafeteria at both campuses during the lunch periods.  
      You can retake your photos during this time as well.  To view your photos, go to hrimaging.com and log in (photos should be available in 7-10 business days).  For preorders, visit hrimaging.com and for late orders or any other questions, please call 815.433.1766. Students can check their Leyden email for more information."
       

      Season Starts Monday February 13th

      Anyone that is interested in joining the boys gymnastics team and Please make sure to sign up online on the Leyden athletics page under the 8to18.  Make sure you have an updated physical on file.   If you have any questions, please see Coach Cordts.

      Are you hoping that your next progress report is better than the first one? Take ownership of your learning by making an appointment to work with a coach in the math and writing centers. Our rooms are in the library; stop by and see what we can do to help you. We are here to support you as you work on homework, study for tests, prepare for presentations and practice the skills that will make you successful at Leyden and beyond. 

       ATTENTION ALL BOYS AND GIRLS! Are you interested in swimming? Are you interested in being on a team? Come out to the Boys and Girls Water Polo meeting to see what this sport is all about! When? Thursday, February 2nd @ 3:10 pm Where? 250B. Bring yourself and any friends interested in the sport! SEASON BEGINS FEB. 27TH @ 3:30PM, EAST LEYDEN POOL. Contact Coach Hardt or Coach B with questions! 

      “There will be open gym soccer for any girl not in a winter sport.  Open Gym will take place at both East and West in the fieldhouse.  Here are the OPEN GYM dates:

      East: January 31 and February 7

      West: February 14 and February 21

      Open gym will run from 3:30-4:30 in the fieldhouse.

      If you have any questions, please email jrossetti@leyden212.org.”

       

      Wednesday, February 8th
      February is Career and Technical Education Month and each day this month we will be highlighting a Senior that has excelled in their career Pathway.  Join us in congratulating Mark Pineda!
      Mark Pineda has been a member of our TSI crew the last two years and has also worked at Leyden at a Summer Tech Intern.  Mark has certifications in CompTIA A+, CompTIA Net+ and CompTIA Security +, all of which position him for a great starting career in the IT field.  Mark is currently weighing his options for college to major in Computer Science.
       
      Thursday, February 9th
      February is Career and Technical Education Month and each day this month we will be highlighting a Senior that has excelled in their career Pathway.  Join us in congratulating Cynthia Rivera!
      Cynthia has taken several classes within FACS and has been thinking about being an educator or going into the medical field. Cynthia is a leader, she is very hardworking, and always puts 100% into everything that she does. Whatever choice Cynthia makes, we know that she will be extremely successful.
       
      Friday, February 10th
      February is Career and Technical Education Month and each day this month we will be highlighting a Senior that has excelled in their career Pathway.  Join us in congratulating Joseph Lopez Xique!
      Joseph has taken several Industrial Tech courses throughout his time at Leyden.  His main focus is Automotive.  He is looking to make this his career and continue on to either Triton or Lincoln Tech.  Joseph is a leader in our Auto Service class and can troubleshoot most repairs on his own.
       
      Any girls that are not currently involved in a winter sport and would like to join the track and field team may still join the team until February 10th. Winter sport athletes may still join the girls track and field team after their current winter season is over. Any questions, please contact Coach Dempsey.
       
      Pastry Chef's Javaccino is back this Friday, February 10th. This semester we will be moving Javaccino to the lunch periods. Come by for your favorite treats and drinks during lunch!
       
      The next National SAT will be given on Saturday, March 11, 2023. If you would like to take this test, you must register at Collegeboard.org  
       
      The cost to take the SAT on March 11 is $60. Fee waivers are available for students who qualify. 
       
      The deadline to register for this test is February 10.
       
      Love is in the air at the West Leyden Library!
      Want to clear all of your overdue library fines?
      Stop by the library circulation desk and fill out a heart telling us why you love
      Leyden! Fine forgiveness does NOT include fines for LOST or DAMAGED books.
       
      Do you like to dance? Auditions for the Orchesis Spring Showcase are Tuesday February 21st at 3:30pm in the East Dance Studio. All are welcome. Please contact Coach Longstreth if you have any questions.
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