Seventh and Eighth Grade parents: a reminder that tomorrow the Girls in Science & Technology (GIST) club will start at 3:15 in room 156. The club is for BOTH GIRLS & BOYS and is open to 7th & 8th graders. If you are interested, please stop by at the magnet office to pick up an application. To learn more about GiST visit their website: http://gistclub.weebly.com/
Save the Date for Meet the Magnets (High School Edition) Tuesday October 2nd from 6-8pm at James Monroe High School.
Club Fair is this Wednesday during lunch! Students will have a chance to sign up for clubs that interest them, and if they want to form their own club, it's easy, they can just click this link to find out how to form their own. https://www.portolams.org/apps/pages/index.jsp…
We had a fantastic MPA Kick Off meeting, so many parents attended and we appreciate everyone coming out to hear about all the great things happening in Portola HGM, and how they can help our program be the best that it can be! Here's the presentation for any parents who were unable to attend.
Fingers crossed for our students who were nominated to compete in Broadcom Masters-they will find out tomorrow if they were selected to be in the top 300 Masters!
Eighth Grade parents: in case you were unable to attend on Wednesday, we are having two more informational meetings for our parents to learn about Portola's Culmination requirements and High School A-G requirements on Wednesday, September 5th from 8:30 to 9:30 am and 7:00-8:00pm. Our meetings will be held in the Multipurpose Room (MPR). We look forward to seeing you at one of these informative sessions!
First informational meeting 9/5 at 5:30pm in the Library
Mr. Schmidt and Ms. Domine would like to invite you to the first informational meeting for the Portola Robotics Team club after school. The following information will be covered at the meeting:
Times the clubs meets
When VEX Robotics tournament starts.
Where tournaments are held.
Commitment/Agreement to the team.
We are excited to see you there! First informational meeting 9/5 at 5:30pm in the Library.
Yes it's time to re-enroll your Ralph's Card to keep earning free money for the Magnet! If you need to sign up or re-enroll, here's the link with instructions on how to do that. If you enrolled previously, you need to enroll again as Ralphs wants people to re-enroll every year.
Back to School Night was very informative, it was so great to meet all the teachers, and it also gave our students (and Student Council) an opportunity to be entrepreneurs by selling their Spirit Wear!