Course Verification: Mustangs! This will be the last opportunity to confirm that the classes you requested are entered correctly, make any corrections, or request changes to your schedule for the 23-24 school year. An email will be sent out on, Monday, April 3rd. Course Verification forms are due back no later than Friday, April 7th at 4:00 pm.
AI Club General Meeting 4/3
Join Homestead's Artificial Intelligence Club on Monday, April 3rd, at Lunch in Room L102 to learn about Computer Vision and Deep Learning. We will be covering modern Computer Vision techniques, applications, and current challenges in the field. We will also be announcing our officer application process for the upcoming school year. We hope to see you there on Monday, April 3rd, at Lunch in Room L102.
Animal Welfare Meeting 4/3
Come out to our eighth animal welfare meeting on Monday, April 3rd at lunch in room C104! We will be learning about adopting pets and easter bunnies! We will also be going over two events for volunteering and officer application! We will be passing out candy to everyone who comes! Make sure to come out to our club meeting and bring your friends!
Low Light and Flash Photography 4/4
Want to learn how to take good photos in low light settings? Or how to take cool pictures of your friends with flash? Life In Focus photography club will hold a photo activity on Tuesday, April 4 to do just that! We will also be announcing our junior officer applications and official officer application date, as well as our upcoming meetup at Sanborn! Come to i-6 on Tuesday at lunch. See you there!
Interested in Science Olympiads?
Hi Homestead! Are you interested in joining science olympiads or learning what science olympiads is about? Come to our general meeting on April 5th at lunch to learn more about what we do and a new homestead science olympiads mock invitational, so you can get a feel for how science olympiads is! We can't wait to see you all! For those already in science olympiads, make sure to come to also learn about officer applications!
Neuroscience Club Meeting 4/6
Hey Homestead! Come out to the Neuroscience Club’s fourth general meeting in L105 THIS Thursday at lunch! We will be learning about the divisions of the nervous system and the anatomy of nerve cells! We will also have everyone do a fun modelling activity using candy!! Can’t wait to see you all there!
Class election info meeting 4/7
Attention all Homestead freshmen, sophomores, and juniors! Would you like to serve as a class cabinet member for the 2023-2024 school year? Would you like to be a part of the leadership class and work hard to implement positive changes within our school? If you have any interest at all, please attend our mandatory Class elections informational meeting on Friday, April 7th, at lunch in C105.
Psych Club Fundraiser this Friday!
Hey Homestead! Psychology Club is hosting a fundraiser this Friday, April 7th, at 7pm in the Field House, where we will be selling baked goods. Come out to support our club and our end of year farm animal event. Hope to see you there!
B.E.E.P Entrepreneurship Fair( April 8)
The Business Entrepreneurship Encouragement Program (BEEP)–an incubator that funds student businesses up to $5,000–will be hosting our very first Entrepreneurship Fair, where we will be showcasing student businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area. These businesses will include BEEP-funded teams as well as teams throughout the district. It will be a great opportunity to meet VCs, CEO’s, and other business professionals, as well as support youth entrepreneurship! If you are interested in seeing the progress of new student businesses or even looking for examples to start your own, join us on April 8th from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Lynbrook High School cafeteria for this student showcase! Register for the event here.There will be a complimentary lunch provided.
Multicultural Week 4/10-4/14
Our annual Multicultural Week is coming up on April 10th~April 14th, with the Multicultural Night on April 14th from 4:30-7:30 pm! Please come out and enjoy a trip around the world with all the cultural booths. Lots of opportunities for parents to volunteer at this event. You can organise your own cultural booth, or help out at one of the student club booths, or be a photographer for the night. Hope to see you there! More Information Here. Volunteer Here.
Future Pilots Club Meeting 4/11
Join us as we plan our flight to Angwin, a scenic airport with a narrow runway surrounded by big trees. We will be calculating the time it takes and the fuel required to find out if we can make this flight at gross weight and before the clouds come in... All calculations will be based on the actual weather that day. We look forward to seeing you in A108 during lunch on April 11th!
ASB Club Application deadline 4/14
Hi Homestead! The ASB Club Commission will be closing club applications on Friday, April 14th! This means that if you want to start a new club this year, you need to have your club advisor confirmed by that date! On informedK12, this means that step 2 needs to be completed for your club application. After this date, you can still submit club applications but your application will not be reviewed until the beginning of next school year. See the asb website, hhsasb.com, for more information about club applications and email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions!
Quiz Bowl Panda Express Fundraiser
Hey Homestead! Support Homestead's Quiz Bowl Club by ordering from Panda Express on Stevens Creek Blvd on Saturday, April 8th. You can either go in-store and show them our flyer, or order online and use the code 3533382. Enjoy delicious food and support Homestead Quiz Bowl! We hope to see you there!
Support Homestead Baseball at The Habit 4/10
Dine out at The Habit in Cupertino on Monday, April 10th from 3 pm to 10 pm and support Homestead Baseball! Bring in the flyer or mention the fundraiser when picking up your order and 20% of sales will be donated to our baseball program.
New Beat Percussion Ensemble
Do you want to learn how to play percussion instruments? Or do you already play, and you want to get better? The Homestead Music Department invites you to come to the Band Room on Wednesdays from 4:00 to 5:15 starting on March 8th for the New Beat Percussion Ensemble.
No prior experience Is necessary. Flyer HERE
Students MUST have IDs to get food in cafeteria
Students, remember the cafeteria is requiring the scanning of student ID cards when getting brunch or lunch. You cannot enter the cafeteria without it. It can be an old ID card, but it must have your barcode on it. You can even take a photo of your card and use your phone for it to be scanned. If you don't have your ID, you will have to wait and go to the end of the line. If you have lost your ID, you can obtain one from the ASB office located in the quad.
Starting on Monday 4/3 our Academic Center will be re-opening in the Library to students at Homestead High School. The Academic Center will be open on Monday-Thursday from 2:00 - 4:30pm each day. If your student needs a place to do their homework or get additional support from tutors please have them visit the Library.
$750 Barbara Emerich Memorial Scholarship for Seniors: Apply by April 7
The Sixth District PTA invites HHS seniors to apply for a $750 scholarship in honor of longtime PTA volunteer Barbara Emerich. The winners will be chosen based on application essays describing their community service or volunteer work. Deadline is April 7. APPLY HERE
SAT, ACT, AP Test Prep Resources for Spring
Homestead High School PTSA works with outside vendors to help our students prepare for college admissions exams. Our vendors have SAT ACT and AP (certain subjects) mock tests planned for Spring. Please see flyer for registration details.
Cookies Brand Clothing Prohibited
Dear Parents and Guardians,
A notice has gone out to students through Schoology and over the bulletin regarding Cookies brand clothing. This particular logo and clothing are for a marijuana dispensary, and our dress code prohibits anything that promotes alcohol or drugs. We will be assigning consequences for students who continue to wear this clothing at school, and we wanted you to be aware. Thank you for your assistance in this matter.
Padres y Guardianes,
Se envió un aviso a los estudiantes a través de Schoology respecto a la ropa de la marca Cookies. Este logotipo y ropa en particular son para un dispensario de marihuana, y nuestro código de vestimenta prohíbe cualquier cosa que promueva el alcohol o las drogas. Asignaremos consecuencias para los estudiantes que continúen usando esta ropa en la escuela y queremos que lo sepa. Gracias por su ayuda en este asunto.
Village Green Apartments traffic issues
Homestead values maintaining good relations with our neighbors. A concern has been raised by Village Green Apartments, located between the student parking lot and 7-11 store. Their driveway and parking area are private property and access by automobile and pedestrian traffic is not allowed. Please do not drop off or pick up students, or use to turn around. If you park there, you run the risk of being towed at your own expense. Unless you live there, please refrain from entering or hanging around the property.
Spring for Education 2023 - fundraising dinner & silent auction, Friday, April 7th
We're looking forward to welcoming you to this in-person event. Have fun, meet new friends, enjoy a delicious sit-down dinner and bid on our silent auction items while enjoying the student performance.
Friday, April 7th @ 5pm -- Reception followed by a Seated Dinner -- Quinlan Community Center, Cupertino
Here is the flyer for this and other Foundation events
1st Annual National Public Health Week Virtual Symposium April 9th
Join us to learn about public health issues and how individuals and organizations in the Bay Area are working to better the health of communities! We will be hosting a dynamic lineup of speakers including Senator Josh Becker, UC Berkeley graduate student Aniket Aich, and UC Davis Professor Loralyn Taylor to talk about their work in public health policy, environmental health, and more. Are you interested in pursuing public health? We will also be hosting a panel of undergraduate and graduate public health students who will share about their education journeys and experiences!
Here's an informational flyer and one detailing the Guest Speakers
To attend please RSVP here.
Mental Health-Focused Art Contest for Youth and Young Adults!
To Be Honest, a program of Momentum for Health, hosts this art contest and encourages youth and young adults in Santa Clara County to express their emotional and mental health through creative platforms and seek help in times of need. Through the art contest, we hope young adults in our community can find a positive outlet that allows them to explore their feelings and be more open about their current mental health status.
The contest is running now through April 26th and I would love to see FUHSD students participate by creating either a 2D, 3D, 4D piece or Short Film that reflects the theme “Where I draw my strength from”! All pieces are scored by a panel of 8 community members who are passionate about mental health and art. The Top 3 winners in each category will receive $300, $200 and $100 gift cards to either BLICK Art Materials (2D & 3D prize) or B&H Photo & Video (4D & Short Film prize) to help further their crafts.
Sunnyvale Earth Day Fair
Show your love for the planet by attending Sunnyvale's Earth Day Fair! The fair will feature many family-friendly, sustainability-focused activity and resource booths from local organizations. You'll want to see these fun, sustainable activities we planned with you in mind:
- Get creative at our green teen crafting table.
- Bring your bike for a safety check by Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition.
- Watch the Zero-Waste Chef, Anne-Marie Bonneau, demonstrate how to grow food at home and learn her tips and tricks for all-electric cooking with an induction cooktop kit.
- Join a guided tour of our unique tree canopy.
- Explore the library in a scavenger hunt for kids.
Together, we have the power to create a sustainable Sunnyvale. We hope to see you there!
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