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Counselor’s Corner

  • Reminder: Tutoring is available Monday through Thursday from 2:30 – 4:00 in room H6. This is the perfect time to get some help, work on homework, or study for finals!
  • Parchment Quick Start Guide

 SDHS Counseling Webpage

Weekly Quote: Try to look at your weakness and convert it into your strength. That's success. - Zig Ziglar

November
25-29 No School (Thanksgiving Break)

Parent Section

Regarding the CIF football game on Friday 11/15, it is suggested that students arrive at 6:30pm due to parking limitation because Bonita high school is having an event in the BCA. There is no guarantee for parking after 7pm.

Parents, we need your input to help with our vision of making San Dimas the best.  Please take a few minutes to sign on to this survey.  The link is now fixed to accept your responses.  https://forms.gle/54znegurKEk5V4Ue8

SDHS PTSA raises money throughout the school year for student scholarships, teacher & department grants, and a school gift. Community support through our membership drive and car show benefit our fundraising efforts. Go to sandimashigh.com for more information.

Student Section

Calling all Football Players:  Our end of season banquet will take place on Wednesday, December 4th at Hillcrest in La Verne.  Tickets are on sale now in the finance office now.  You must have a ticket to attend.  Cost is $25 for players and $30 for family members.  A full course meal will be served.  The banquet combines all  levels of players Freshman, JV, and Varsity.  The banquet will start at 6:00 p.m.  Get your tickets early space is limited.  Go Saints!

Get ready for fall week starting Monday the 18th. Everyday will be a different spirit day and activity during lunch. Monday wear fall colors and join renaissance at the quad during lunch for an apple bobbing contest!

Hey Saints, The Saint Scroll is back! Visit Saintscroll.com to read about all of the amazing things taking place at San Dimas.

Interested in playing golf There is a meeting in Room Q1 Friday, November 15th  at 12:05. 

Grad Nite Registration/Final payment dates:  Seniors if you have not registered for Grad Nite you will have one more opportunity on January 31st to register.  Space is limited, but there are still spots available.  Mark your calendars and plan to bring a deposit of $125 or full payment of $225 on January 31st to confirm you spot.  Final payment for all Seniors attending Grad nite will be February 28th.  If you have any questions see Mrs. Lowary in the front office.

Football, CIF Round 2 @ home this Friday, November 15th
Tickets are $10 for adults
Kids 3-13 are $5 and Students are $5 with High School ID

Check out the November Career Center Newsletter

Attention Seniors Make up graduation orders:  If you did not order a Cap and Gown or your Graduation announcements, Jostens will be on campus Wednesday, November 13th during lunch for Make-up orders.  This will be your last opportunity to order items in person with a Jostens representative.  Please make a note of the above date, and order your items on November 13th.

On the Spot Admissions!University of La Verne will be on Campus Thursday, November 21st during 7th period to host an on the spot admissions day! They will be accepting Seniors on the spot that meet the following criteria:
- 2.0 weighted GPA
- SAT (Math & Verbal) score: 980 or ACT score: 19 composite.
Must bring unofficial transcripts. Sign up in the Career Center to reserve your spot to meet with an admissions rep.

Stressing out about college applications? Don't worry because Counselors and Chromebooks will be available in the media center after school to help with any college application on the following days: Wednesday November 13th, Wednesday November 20th & Wednesday December 4th.

Mt. SAC and Citrus College visit SDHS to assist Seniors throughout the application process. Students who complete all workshops are granted with priority registration and benefits through Mt. Sac's Promise+Plus Program or Citrus College's Promise Program. Students must attend all workshops for these benefits. They will take place in the Media Center during 5th & lunch. Sign up in the Career Center to attend! See attached flyer

Ladies do you know wrestling can help you?
One of the fastest growing sports leading to college scholarships is women's wrestling.  Are you a mixed martial artist? MMA's in the UFC that are dominant happen to be wrestlers. Wrestling for females is growing rapidly, so why not give it a try? If you are interested in joining wrestling, contact coach Jesse Jaime Sr at (626) 343-1812 or email: sdladysaints@yahoo.com We are ready and willing to build you into the best possible wrestler you can be!

Vietnam, Cambodia & Thailand! Summer 2021 July 20 - July 29, 2021 See flyer for more information.

Burger King Scholars Program: Open to high school seniors that demonstrate integrity, high standards, entrepreneurial spirit, good citizenship, and education (values defined by Burger King). Students should also plan to enroll full-time at an accredited two-or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school.
Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline:
December 15, 2019
Apply at:
https://bk-scholars.com/

College & Career Readiness Summit: A FREE event that offers on the spot scholarships, assistance with college applications and personal insight questions, workshops for college and career exploration, and more! Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-college-and-career-readiness-summit-tickets

Edison Scholars: Open to high school seniors that show financial need, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, live in So Cal Edison's service area, and plan to attend a four-year college or university and pursue studies in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM)
Deadline:
December 16, 2019
Amount: $40,000 in scholarships to 30 high school seniors
Apply at:
EdisonScholars.com

Attention all students:  We are stepping up things here at SDHS. We want you to get the 5-star student app and play along with us!  You will be earning points all year long by going to certain events on and off campus.  At the end of each quarter you will be rewarded and we will see who the final leaders are at the end of the year.  Download the student app on your phone today!  

Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) Scholarship: A multi year program that runs concurrently with a student's normal college or university course of study with the purpose to educate and train highly qualified young men and women for careers as commissioned officers in the United States Marine Corps. The scholarship is $180,000 total value and the deadline to apply is December 31, 2019. Visit https://www.nrotc.navy.mil/ for more information!

Interested in going to Washington D.C. during Spring Break to debate public policy issues with other students from around the country? This is your chance to discover your voice on issues that matter. Time is running out to sign up for this exciting opportunity, so stop by Mr. Milbrandt's room, O-2, for more details.

Did you know that Drama Club is NOT just for theatre performers or techies? We love audience members, too! Come check out drama club on THURSDAY during 2nd lunch in ClouD9. Then on Friday, head BACK to ClouD9 for Karaoke club where you can sing (or not), eat lunch, and cheer on your fellow singing saints. THESE CLUBS MEET WEEKLY!

Welcome Back to School Saints:  Fantastic Sams in the Costco Center is offering back to school haircuts for San Dimas Saints.  Bring your school ID, and receive $3 off any haircut and $5 off any color service. Start the school year looking your best.  Go Saints, and Go Fantastic Sams.

Game Schedule 

Friday 11/15/19
Varsity Football Quarterfinals vs. Foothill HS @ 7:00PM - HOME

Saturday 11/16/19
Girls Basketball Scrimmage vs. Upland/La Salle/ Arroyo @ 10:00 (JV) & 12:00PM (Var) - HOME

Boys Basketball @ Montclair @ 9:00 - AWAY

Cross Country CIFSS Prelims @ Riverside City Cross Country Course @ 7:45AM - AWAY

Monday 11/18
Boys Basketball
Varsity vs Calvary Baptist @ 6:00PM - HOME
Frosh/JV  @Glendora @ 3:15/ 4:30 - AWAY

Girls Basketball
JV vs La Serna @ Bonita @ 6:30 - AWAY

Tuesday 11/19
Girls Soccer @ Charter Oak - AWAY
JV @ 3:15
Varsity @ 5:15

Girls Water Polo vs West Covina - Home
Varsity @ 3:15
JV @ 4:15

Girls Basketball
JV vs Chino Hills @ Claremont 6:00 - AWAY

Wednesday 11/20
Boys Basketball - HOME
Frosh/JV/Var vs. Bassett:  3:15, 4:30, 6:30

Girls Basketball - AWAY
JV/VAR @ Bassett @ 4:30 & 6:00

Boys Soccer Varsity @ Gladstone @ 3:15 - AWAY

Thursday 11/21
Boys Soccer vs Hoover - HOME
Var/JV 3:15

Girls Soccer @ Hoover - AWAY
JV @ 3:15
Var @ 5:00

Girls Water Polo @ Nogales - AWAY
Var/JV @ 3:15 & 4:15

Girls Basketball
JV @ TBA

Friday 11/21
Girls Wrestling @ Rowland Tournament @ 2:00 PM - AWAY

Saturday 11/22
Boys Varsity Wrestling @ Costa Mesa Tourney @ 8:00AM - AWAY
Boys Wrestling JV @ La Puente @ 8:00AM - AWAY

Girls Varsity Wrestling @ Rowland Tourney @ 8:00AM - AWAY
Girls JV Wrestling @ Western HS Tourney @ 8:00AM - AWAY

Boys and Girls Basketball vs Bonita - HOME
Girls JV @ 12:30
Boys Frosh @ 2:00
Boys JV @ 3:30
Girls VAR @ 5:00
Boys VAR @ 6:30