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November 26, 2018

Santa Susana High School - Monday Message

November 26, 2018

Upcoming Events  
Tuesday, November 27 Astronomy Night 5:00 PM at SSHS
Tuesday, November 27 Red's fundraiser in support of fire victim Yvonne Cherbak-Boyd - see attached flyer.
Wednesday, November 28 Emergency PTSA meeting 5:00 PM in the MUR
Wednesday, November 28 Naviance Information Night 6:30 to 7:30 PM in the MUR
Friday, November 30 Drowsy Chaperone 7:00 PM in the PAC
Saturday, December 1 Drowsy Chaperone 2:00 and 7:00 PM in the PAC
Monday, December 3 Circle of Friends Club Meeting Lunch in Room 803
Friday, December 7 Winter Wonderland, Instrumental Concert 7:00 PM in the PAC
Saturday, December 8 Winter Wonderland, Instrumental Concert 7:00 PM in the PAC
Tuesday, December 11 Coffee with the Principal 8:15 AM in the CCC
Thursday, December 13 Performing Arts Boosters Meeting 6:30 PM in the CCC
Friday, December 14 Quantum, Dance Concert 7:00 PM in the PAC
Saturday, December 15 Quantum, Dance Concert 2:00 and 7:00 PM in the PAC
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, December 17 - 19 Final Exams - Minimum Days
December 20 through
January 8
Winter Recess
Friday, January 11 Fall Ball 6:00 PM at The Vineyards in Simi Valley.
  Be sure to check the documents folder at the end of this Monday Message for flyers and notices.

Fundraiser for
Yvonne Cherbak-Boyd

Yvonne Cherbak-Boyd, former art teacher at SSHS, recently lost her home in the Woolsey fire. We are going to have a fund-raiser to provide support and care for her during this difficult time. The details are included in the flyer attached to this message.

Please print this flyer and come join us at Red's on Tuesday, November 27.

You can also find the flyer in the attached documents folder.

The Applied Science Series Presents:
Astronomy Night

Come young, come old, come walk amongst the stars.

November 27

Start your journey in the SSHS Activity Center at 5:00 PM and viewing follows just after dark.

This is the Senior Project of Shadi Azad, in conjunction with the Ventura County Astronomical Society.

Choir Concert

SSHS Vocal Music presents: Revolutionary in the PAC
Saturday, November 10 at 7:00 PM Postponed TBD

Dear students and Parents,
Due to the unfortunate events that occurred in Ventura County, Santa Susana’s Choir Department has rescheduled the date of the Revolutionary Concert to Thursday night, January 10th at 7pm. If you already bought tickets to this show your seats are being held for the new date.  If you cannot attend on January 10th, please contact Jennifer Lang at Jennifer.Lang@simivalleyusd.org or via telephone at 805-520-6800 x 3739 to arrange for a refund or to donate your tickets back to the choir program.

Musical Theatre Presents

The Drowsy Chaperone, A Musical Within a Comedy, is a parody of musical comedies of the 1920s. You will be quickly absorbed into this comedic, fun-filled, show-within-a-show concept performance and guaranteed to leave with a smile on your face.

Performances are in the Performing Arts Center.
Friday, November 30 at 7:00 PM
Saturday, December 1 at 2:00 and 7:00 PM

Ticket Prices
Adult: $18.00
ASB: $16.00 (limit one ticket)
Seniors and children: $16.00
Booster: $14.00 (limit one ticket)
Matinée: $14.00
Group (5 or more): $14.00 each.

Dance Department Presents

Quantum, A Trip Through the Cosmos

Performances are in the Performing Arts Center.
Friday, December 14 at 7:00 PM
Saturday, December 15 at 7:00 PM

Ticket Prices
Adult: $18.00
Seniors and children: $16.00
ASB Evening: $16.00 (one ticket only) ASB/Booster Matinee: $13.00 (unlimited tickets)

Fall Ball

The Fall Ball will be at The Vineyards in Simi Valley. Postponed to January 11, 6:00 PM .
Tickets are again on sale in the student store.
A permission slip is needed and can be obtained in the student store.

After School Tutoring

Need some extra help? Struggling in a difficult class? Santa Susana students will be tutoring other students for free after school in all subjects including AP! Get the help you deserve!

After school from 3-4 PM:
Mondays — Room 401
Tuesdays — Room 408
Wednesdays — Room 401
Thursdays — Room 313

Tutors are also wanted! Earn volunteering hours! Contact Rishab Gupta for questions: r.gupta179656@simivalleyusd.org


Emergency SSHS PTSA Association Meeting
SSHS PTSA will be holding an Emergency Association Meeting on Wednesday, November 28 at 5:00 PM in the MUR. The two agenda items will be Discussion of Adjustments to the 2018-2019 budget and the Election of the Nominating Committee. The Nominating Committee positions are open to all current SSHS PTSA members. This committee will be involved in preparing a slate for next year's SSHS PTSA Board Officer Positions. Please see attached flyer (in Documents folder below) for pertinent information.
Thank you,
Erin Garrett
SSHS PTSA President

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Please email us at ptsasantasusanahighschool@gmail.com or President Erin Garrett at erin.garrett94@gmail.com
Volunteer Opportunities or Program Chair positions
Contact Gail Sarkisian, SSHS 1st VP of Programs at gailsarkisian.gs@gmail.com or call/text 805-501-8030

College and Career

Please check the College & Career Center Website for details, more events and up-to-date information.
Feel free to contact Mrs. Wigdor in the CCC with any questions.

Simi Valley Volunteer Fair

The City of Simi Valley, Simi Valley Community Council, Community Coalition United and Public Library will host the City’s 3rd Annual Volunteer Fair “Building Compassion Through Volunteering” event from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., on Thursday, November 29th at the Simi Valley Public Library. 

This will be an excellent event for students to learn about a number of non-profit organizations and the volunteer opportunities that they have available.

Kristin Tignac
Youth Council Coordinator
City of Simi Valley

As of 11/15/18 - participating organizations:
Access TLC Hospice/Loving Hearts
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
American Red Cross, Ventura Chapter
Boys & Girls Club of Simi Valley
Community Coalition United
Hospice of the Conejo
Neighborhood Councils
Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District
Samaritan Center
Simi Valley Community Garden (Simi at the Garden)
Simi Valley Council on Aging
Simi Valley Family YMCA
Simi Valley Friends of the Library
Simi Valley Police Department’s CERT Program
Simi Valley Police Department’s Explorer Post 2910
Simi Valley Police Department’s Volunteer Program
Simi Valley Public Library
Simi Valley Youth Council and Youth Employment Service
Soroptimist International of Simi Valley
Straight Up Ventura County

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