APC in Action

APC in Action

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Follow Acalanes Parents Club on Instagram. Contact APC here with any questions.

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APC in Action

The APC Fall Grant application window is open for one more week! We invite all AHS teachers, staff, students, and parents to submit a grant application for programming, materials or projects that enhance the educational experience for our school community; all ideas are welcome. Click here for criteria and application. Completed proposals and questions can be submitted by Friday, Sept 23 to Nicole Sanders, APC GrantsCoordinator, or delivered to the APC Box in the front office.
 
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APC in Action

Please join us this Friday, Sept 16 at 8:45am in the Collaboration Center for our monthly Dons Dialogue. You will hear all about whats happening on campus directly from Principal Shawn, plus valuable open Q&A time. APC will provide coffee and treats. All parents/caregivers welcome. 

APC Fall Grant Application Window is Now Open! We invite all AHS teachers, staff, students, and parents to submit a grant application for programming, materials or projects that enhance the educational experience for our school community; all ideas are welcome. Click here for criteria and application. Completed proposals and questions can be submitted by Friday, Sept 16 to Nicole Sanders, APC Grants Coordinator, or delivered to the APC Box in the front office.
 
Follow Acalanes Parents Club on Instagram. Contact APC here with any questions.

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Volunteer and Get Involved! School is back in full swing and so are the supporting activities that make Acalanes a welcoming and wonderful place for our students. Several organizations rely on parent volunteers to assist in achieving their missions, including APC. Please complete this form to let us know how you’re interested in helping this year. It’s your opportunity to get involved and connected at Acalanes, and we’d love to see you out there!
 
APC Fall Grant Application Window is Now Open! We invite all AHS teachers, staff, students, and parents to submit a grant application for programming, materials or projects that enhance the educational experience for our school community; all ideas are welcome. Click here for criteria and application. Completed proposals and questions can be submitted before Friday, Sept 16 to Nicole Sanders or delivered to the APC Box in the front office.
 
Follow Acalanes Parents Club on Instagram. Contact APC here with any questions.

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APC in Action

APC Fall Grant Application Window is Now Open! We invite all AHS teachers, staff, students, and parents to submit a grant application for programming, materials or projects that enhance the educational experience for our school community; all ideas are welcome. Click here for criteria and application. Completed proposals and questions can be submitted before Friday, Sept 16 to Nicole Sanders or delivered to the APC Box in the front office.
 
Peer Tutoring is now open in room 107! Peer Tutoring aims to better the educational, social and emotional well-being of all AHS students. Junior and Senior student tutors are available to help in almost any AHS academic subject and students are also welcome to use the room to do homework, read, study or just chill out.  Peer Tutoring is open everyday during Lunch, Academy, 7th period and after school – encourage your student to stop in.  
 
Thank you Acalanes Parents Club! Peer Tutoring is 100% funded by APC.
 

We could not operate without your donations.
 
Follow the Acalanes Parents Club on Instagram to keep up to date on what’s  happening at Acalanes, plus get timely reminders for important dates.
 
Please reach out to APC here with any questions.

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Peer Tutoring is Open for Business! Peer Tutoring aims to better the educational, social and emotional well-being of all Acalanes High School students and give them the skills necessary to succeed in academics and life post high school.
 
The program opens again tomorrow in Room 107, a new welcoming and spacious location with two new Co-Directors, Kristen Labrosse & Angela Ketcham. While our Junior and Senior student tutors are there to help in almost any AHS academic subject if needed, that’s not all that Peer Tutoring is for! Students are welcome to use the room to do homework, read, study or just chill out. Encourage your student to drop by and say hi!
 
Hours week of Aug 22: Lunch, 7th period, and every day 1 hour after school.
Open during Academy starting August 26!
 
Thank you, Acalanes Parents Club! Peer Tutoring is 100% funded by APC. We could not operate without your donations.
 
Follow the Acalanes Parents Club on Instagram to keep up to date on what’s  happening at Acalanes, plus get timely reminders for important dates.
 
Please reach out to APC here with any questions. with any questions.

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APC in Action

Please join us this Friday, Aug 19 at 8:45am in the Collaboration Center for our first Dons Dialogue of the school year. Principal Shawn will discuss the latest and greatest happenings on campus and share important information for a successful year ahead. APC will provide coffee and treats. All parents/caregivers welcome. 
 
Follow the Acalanes Parents Club on Instagram to keep up to date on what’s happening at Acalanes and reminders for important dates.
 
Please reach out to APC here with any questions.

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  • Dons Day is tomorrow, Monday, Aug 8 from 7:30-11:30am! Make sure you register online before coming, and bring your receipts.
  • Frosh and New Student Orientation will be held from 12-1:30pm and meets in the Performing Arts Center (PAC).
  • New Parent Orientation meets in the Library from 12-1pm.
  • Transfer students are invited to meet near the flagpole at 12pm.
  • In addition to Dons Day, Chromebooks will be available for pick up all week from the library before school, during brunch, during lunch and after school until 4pm. Students may use their own devices if preferred.
  • Please remember there is an adjusted bell schedule for the first week of school.

Please reach out to APC here with any questions.

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022-2023 Acalanes Student & Family Directory! The 2022-2023 REVISED DirectoryForm for submitting your family’s data for the 2022-2023 Student & Family Directory is now open! Don’t miss out.
 
APC is collecting data NOW in order to give our volunteers enough time to produce the directory in its traditional SPIRAL BOUND BOOKLET format in time for Back to School Night on August 25. (A non-paper version will be available for those who prefer an electronic format). The data collection process will no longer be part of the registration process, so we need your entries today! While participation is optional, the more families that participate, the more valuable a resource the directory is in connecting our families to their Acalanes community.
 
If you choose to be included, please take the time to fill out the 2022-2023 REVISEDDirectory Form this week. Please reach out to us directly here with any questions.
 
Principal’s ACA Blue Heart & Acalanes Silver A Awards
Congratulations to all of the students receiving either the Blue Heart or Silver A awards this year! Ceremonies recognizing the recipients were held on campus last week.  Anyone not able to attend can pick up their awards in the College and Career Center.

Award recipients names are linked here:
Blue Heart Award
Silver A Award

APC is proud to provide financial and volunteer support for these awards programs!

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APC in Action

2022-2023 Acalanes Student & Family Directory! The 2022-2023 REVISED Directory Form for submitting your family’s data for the 2022-2023 Student & Family Directory is now open
 
APC is collecting data NOW in order to give our volunteers enough time to produce the directory in its traditional SPIRAL BOUND BOOKLET format in time for Back to School Night on August 25. (A non-paper version will be available for those who prefer an electronic format). The data collection process will no longer be part of the registration process, so we need your entries today! While participation is optional, the more families that participate, the more valuable a resource the directory is in connecting our families to their Acalanes community.
 
If you choose to be included, please take the time to fill out the 2022-2023 REVISEDDirectory Form by Friday, May 20. Please reach out to us directly here with any questions.
 
Acalanes and President’s Volunteer Service Awards – Congrats to over 140 dedicated students who volunteered this past school year to provide a vast array of services to our community! Acalanes students made a difference by volunteering over 7,500 hours. Students can pick up their award certificates and celebratory ice cream on Wednesday, May 18th, at lunch in the Main Quad. Any unclaimed certificates can be picked up at the College and Career Center.
 
Congrats to Principal’s ACA Blue Heart & Acalanes Silver A Award Recipients! Over 125 students were nominated by their friends and peers for the ACA Blue Heart Award that highlights students who show up for their peers, foster spirit on campus, and show care for peers, teachers, staff, & our campus. Blue Heart Award Winners can be found here.Acalanes Silver A Award recipients were nominated by teachers recognizing students who exhibit subject matter passion through engagement and curiosity, create a sense of community and inclusion in the classroom, actively engage in a diverse exchange of ideas with their classmates and teachers, and/or find ways to extend their learning beyond the classroom. Silver A Award recipients can be found here.
 
APC is proud to provide financial and volunteer support for these awards programs!
 
Finals Fuel – Spring Finals are quickly approaching and that means Finals Fuel is back!  You can help refuel and recharge our Dons in several ways:

  • Purchase from our Amazon wish list and have snacks shipped directly to
  • Donate money for our Costco shopping trip
  • Purchase items yourself & deliver to the College & Career Center at your convenience
  • Volunteer to hand out treats and offer words of encouragement on Tues/Wed/Thus of finals week

Please click here to access the Sign-Up Genius link, and for more detailed information! Thanks in advance for your support. Go Dons! 

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