Pillar Six: Citizenship
Here are some words of wisdom from Jawaharlal Nehru, “Citizenship exists is the service of the country.”
FFA Students: Circle May 14 at 6 pm on your calendar. That’s the date of the annual End of the Year Banquet at the fire station. The event is free for members and $5 for everyone else. There will be a Senior Slideshow and a presentation of awards and degrees. Seniors who want to make a speech and be in the slideshow must submit pictures to Ms. Roberts by May 8.
FFA Students: FFA Sectional and Chapter Officer applications are available in Ms. Roberts’ room. Chapter officer applications must be typed and turned in to Ms. Roberts or Mr. Whitworth by May 1st. Sectional applications are due May 8th.
Football Players: We will have a mandatory meeting right after school Wednesday 4/29 in Room E3. We will be talking about Spring football, Summer calendar, 2015 Spirit Pack and handing out all forms and information for the Lake Tahoe Team Camp this June.
Students: Here’s a little FYI: Five Winters High School Students earned honors at 24th annual Vacaville Student Art Show. They are: Montana Frey, Yarelie Molina, Madison Nicholas, Mikenna Simms, and Vic Maldonado. Also, seven students’ works made it to the final judging in the Art Contest sponsored by Breathe California of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails. They are: Raina Wilson, Davis Cooper, Anne Guidici, Audrey Brickey, Hannah Kimes, Mariah Castillo and Deisy Salinas. When you see them, be sure to congratulate them.
Seniors: More local scholarships have been added to the list. Due dates coming up this month!
Seniors: The Rotary Scholarship applications are now in the counseling office. Stop by and pick up your copy. They are due on Thursday, April 30th. If you are going to attend a 4 year, 2 year or technical/trade school you should fill out this application.
Juniors: Juniors your last chance to take the ACT and/or the SAT for this year is coming up. The next ACT test date is June 13th you must register by May 8th at www.actstudent.org. The next SAT test date is June 6th you must register by May 8th at www.collegeboard.org See your counselor if you need a fee waiver.
Apr. 28th, Tuesday Baseball and Varsity Softball vs Pierce – 4:00
Release time – 2:45
April 29th, Wednesday Football Meeting – Room E3 – 1:10
April 30th, Thursday Track @ SVL Meet (Yuba College) – 3:30
Release Time – 12:55 Bus Time – 1:10
JV Baseball @ Pierce – 4:00
Release Time – 2:00 Van Time – 2:15
May 1st , Friday Varsity Baseball and Softball @ Pierce - 4:00 pm
Release time – 2:00 Bus – 2:15
The Six Pillars of Character
Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do • Have the courage to do the right thing • Build a good reputation • Be loyal — stand by your family, friends, and country
Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule • Be tolerant and accepting of differences • Use good manners, not bad language • Be considerate of the feelings of others • Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone • Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements
Do what you are supposed to do • Plan ahead • Persevere: keep on trying! • Always do your best • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act — consider the consequences • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes • Set a good example for others
Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Don’t blame others carelessly • Treat all people fairly
Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need
Do your share to make your school and community better • Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer