Week of April 1st – April 5, 2019

  • Senior Yearbook Info: SENIORS, please verify your Yearbook information at B206 from April 23-25, during lunch only. 
  • JFK Music and Vivace: presents “RISE ‘n’ ROCKfeaturing Voce Nuevo! Join the choirs on Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 12 at our JFK
  • Gym for an eclectic evening of music as they sing their hearts out for you! Pre-sold tickets are $7 and $9 at the door. Please see any choir member, visit the choir room (D101), or proceed to the Main Office to purchase your ticket! Proceeds will help keep music alive in our school.
  • Senior LipDub Challenge: Please support our Senior class by watching and voting for JFK’s Lipdub video on the Power98 website lipdub.power98.com/senior. Vote every day to show some Islander Spirit and spread the word!
  • Tiger Classic: Congratulations to our Islanders who competed in the 2019 Tiger Classic, Taipei and Brent Track and Field Meet! Our team brought home 6 gold medals, 1 silver, and 1 bronze. Richelle Tugade (3 gold medals, 1 silver), Ryan Kent (1 bronze and 2 gold medals), and Johnizha Laleo (Gold medal in Javelin). Outstanding job Islanders!
  • GCC Programs: Hafa Adai 9th and 10th graders, there are still available slots for the next school year in the following GCC Programs: Automotive – 17 slots, Carpentry – 8 slots, ProStart – 4 slots. See Ms. Nanpei in the Counseling Office if you are interested.
  • Yearbooks: may now be purchased for $80 during lunch at Mr. Ortega’s class, D116, on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Last day to purchase yearbooks is April 26, 2019. Get yours soon!
  • University of Guam’s Educational Talent Search (ETS) college prep program is now accepting applications from eligible high school students from 9th to 12th grade. ETS offers academic tutoring, College & Career exploration activities, assistance with College Applications, Financial Aid and scholarship applications, College Entrance (SAT/ACT) Fee waivers, financial literacy and more. All services are FREE! For more information see Mr. Lujan in the counselling office.  
  • Youth for Youth Conference: Attention Islanders, the 2019 Youth for Youth Conference will be held Friday, April 5 to Sunday, April 7 at the Hyatt Regency Resort Guam. Registration fee is $100. See Mr. Lujan in the Counseling Office for registration details. There are only 10 slots available and are first come, first served. 
  • CHamoru Klab: Any students interested in joining the CHamoru Klab, please join us in room B107 every Wednesday during the second half of lunch!
  • WAY or Class Officers: Anyone interested in running for class officers and WAY officers pls pick up election packet at Room D108.
  • JFKHS Positive Behavior Expectations: Be SAFE. Be RESPECTFUL. Be RESPONSIBLE.

ATTENTION FRESHMEN

  • Career and Technical Education Programs:Freshmen Students! GCC is offering the following Career and Technical Education Programs (CTE) at JFK: Lodging Management Program, ProStart (culinary), Marketing, Allied Health (nursing), Construction Trades and Automotive. If you are interested in signing up for any of these programs, please see Mrs. RoseMarie Nanpei in the JFK Counseling Office.

ATTENTION SENIORS

  • Workkeys: Seniors! Seniors! Seniors! Tick tock…it’s time to clock those hours on WorkKeys! Graduating Seniors will be taking the WorkKeys Assessments beginning April 24th. Are you ready, Seniors?  See the Business Ed teachers in A207, A208, or A211 for details. Work your WorkKeys, Seniors. Mark your calendar for April 24th.
  • UOG Lions Club Scholarship:Attention Seniors! The University of Guam Triton’s Lions Club is proud to announce their first ever Lion’s Club Scholarship. To promote higher education, UOG Tritons Lions Club will be providing financial assistance for aspiring college students in the pursuit of their professional goals. The Lions Club will choose two (2) graduating high school seniors to be awarded $500 each.   For more information visit your counselor or email lion@gmail.com.
  • Financial Aid for College: Attention Seniors! Need money for college?  See if you qualify for the Pell Grant, College Work Study, and other types of aid by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, FAFSA.  The FAFSA is accepting applications starting October 1.  Apply online at fafsa.govusing the SY 2019-2020 form.  Counselors will be in English 12 classes in October to present FAFSA information.
  • Women’s Club Scholarships: Attention Seniors! Guam Women’s Club Scholarships are open to all students (male or female) who will attend GCC or UOG during the Fall 2019 semester. For applications and more information, please see your counselor.
    • University of Guam GWC Scholarship: Fall 2019 award with option to continue until graduation if standards are met, Covers tuition/fees for up to 15 credit hours per semester (Deadline is Friday, April 5, 2019)
    • Guam Community College GWC, The Birthday Club Scholarship: Fall 2019 semester only, Can be used for tuition, books and other required materials, Four (4) $1000 scholarships to be awarded (Deadline is Tuesday, April 23, 2019)
    • GWC Horecky/Wheeler Scholarship for Guam Community College: Fall 2019 semester, Can be used for tuition, fees, books and required bookstore supplies, Applicable for All Majors at GCC, Based on academic merit, community service, and financial need
    • GWC Rick Biolchino Memorial Scholarship for Guam Community College: Fall 2019 semester, Covers tuition, fees, books and required supplies, $1000 scholarship, Marketing or Visual Communications Major at GCC, Based on academic merit, community service, and financial need
    • GWC Joanne B. Huff Memorial Scholarship for Guam Community College Scholarship (Sponsored by Lynda Frenay): Fall 2019 semester, Covers tuition, fees, books and required supplies, Medical Assisting Major/Degree, Based on academic merit, community service, and financial need

ATTENTION TEACHERS, FACULTY and STAFF

  • DWA Reminders: ACT Aspire testing dates are Apr. 9, 10, & 11; Standards-Based Assessment testing dates are Apr. 25, 26, 29, 30; May 1 & 2.  Bell schedule will be sent later for planning purposes.  
  • Q3 ESL Codes: Attention Teachers, if you would like to enter Q3 ESL Codes for your students you may begin doing so. Start date of scheduled input is March 25, 2019 and due date is April 5, 2019. Please follow instructions included in your folder. For any questions please see Ms. Palacios.
  • GCC CTE Program Interviews:Attention Teachers! GCC CTE Programs will be holding interviews for freshmen students interested in enrolling in next year’s programs. We would like to ask for your consideration in releasing these students to attend these brief interviews. Corridor passes will be provided to the students. Your consideration and support is greatly appreciated.
  • Summer School SY 2018-2019:  Summer Teacher contract and summer school program design form is attached.  Please fill out these forms if you are interested in teaching summer school and submit all documents to my box.  All the summer school information is mentioned in the teacher contract. 
  • Kennedy Celebration: Assembly has been rescheduled to Friday, April 12.
  • DWA Prep Period Trainings: are on Apr. 4 & 5 in the Media Center during your respective prep periods.
  • PTEP: End of the Year Report due May 10; conferences with PTEP evaluator May 13-17.
  • PTEP: Walkthroughs are in progress. Lesson Plans and Unit Plans should be provided.

SPORTS UPDATE

 

VOLLEYBALL

Tuesday, Apr. 2, 2019 @ JFK

·        5:30pm St. John’s vs. JFK

 

Friday, Apr. 5, 2019 @ JFK

·        5:30pm JFK vs. Okkodo

 

Tuesday, Apr. 9, 2019 @ JFK

·        5:30pm Guam High vs. JFK

 

Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2019 @ JFK

·        5:30pm Notre Dame vs. JFK

 

SOCCER

Tuesday, Apr. 2, 2019 @ JFK

·        6:30pm Academy vs. JFK

 

Thursday, Apr. 4, 2019 @ JFK

·        6:30pm GW vs. JFK

 

Tuesday, Apr. 9, 2019 @ JFK

·        6:30pm Notre Dame vs. JFK

 

Thursday, Apr. 11, 2019 @ Guam High

·        4:15pm JFK vs. Guam High

TRACK & FIELD

Friday, Apr. 5, 2019 @ Guam High

·        4:30pm Guam High vs. JFK

 

Friday, Apr. 12, 2019 @ Guam High

·        4:30pm GW vs. JFK

·        4:30pm Tiyan vs. JFK

 

Friday, Apr. 26, 2019 @ JFK

·        4:30pm JFK vs. Sanchez

·        4:30pm JFK vs. St. John’s

PADDLING

Saturday, Apr. 6, 2019 @ Matapang

·        7:00am 500m & 500m

 

Saturday, Apr. 20, 2019 @ Matapang

·        7:00am 1000m & 500m

 

Saturday, Apr. 27, 2019 @ Matapang

·        2000m Slalom

 

Saturday, May 11, 2019 @ Matapang

·        7:00am 1000m & 500m FINALS

 

BULLETIN SUBMISSIONS

  • Our school bulletin will be published once a week, every Monday. Please, submit announcement(s) electronically to Mrs. Anub, Assistant Principal (ptranub@gdoe.net) before 12:00 noon on Thursdays. Submission of announcements later than the noon deadline will be honored on the next day of publication. Please indicate if announcements are to be made on the morning intercom or published in the bulletin or BOTH.
  • Student submissions for the bulletin must be acknowledged by the advisor/teacher/coach.
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