2017 GIRLS EMPOWERMENT CONFERENCE: Saturday, April 1st at 8:00 am at the Hyatt Manchester. All girls are invited to attend this conference, no cost to any GUHSD student. Please look on the Santana website for more information.
PI DAY: Want to throw a pie at a teacher? You can on Tuesday if you make a bid this week. It can cost as little as $2. Stop by the auction table at lunch in the large quad.
TREE DEDICATION: Today at lunch there will be a short ceremony by the Acts of Kindness Club dedicating our new “Kindness Tree” in front of the Science Building. This is our reminder for all to see that love is stronger than hate between you and me, being nice to someone is completely free. Join us as we celebrate the Kindness Tree. We hope to see you today at lunchtime.
MASTER CHEF CULINARY COMPETITION: Congratulations to the Santana team in the Master Chef Culinary Competition which earned 3rd place on Thursday. Way to go Sam Hunt, Brook Herwehe, Luke Horton, Autumn Fisher, and Serina Morales.
BOYS’ VOLLETBALL: Congratulations to the boys’ volleyball team for beating Hilltop 3 games to 1 this past Tuesday. Santana was led by seniors Hunter Cox with 12 kills and 7 blocks, Johnny Tischer’s 33 assists and Anthony Fornace with a career-high 20 digs. Come support your Santana Boys’ Volleyball team at their next game on Tuesday, March 14th against rival West Hills. The game is at 5:30 pm at West Hills so be sure to come out and represent that purple rain!
GIRLS’ SOFTBALL: Santana Softball beat La Costa Canyon on Thursday 4-2 on a two run home run by Mackenzie Bennett and RBI singles by Maddy Mendez and Rachel Wilson.
THE PURPLE TENNIS NATION is off to a strong start. Our boys won 3 of 4 since our last check in. Leading the way in singles play was freshman phenom Cole Hunter along with senior standouts Joey Wiseman and Michael Danis. In doubles, the team of senior Drew Cantin and freshman Joey Marquez is putting together a season to remember as they continue to win match after match. Keep it up boys and I’ll see you at lunch.
SWIM: Come out and support the swim team today at the pool as they take on cross town rival West Hills. Go Sultans.
Clubs and Organizations:
ATTENTION SULTANS: Do you want to bring kindness around school? Then join the Acts of Kindness Club. Meetings are every Wednesday in room 105. We hope to see you there.
CHESS CLUB meets Monday’s at lunch in Mr. Barajas’ room 706.
PEACE COUNCIL: Want to make a difference here at Santana? Come join Peace Council! Meetings are Wednesdays at lunch in room 111.
THE DJ CLUB meets at lunch on Thursday’s to mix and play music in Room S4.
ROBOTIC'S TEAM meets in Ms. Stanley's room 307 Wednesdays at lunch.
ZOMBIE CLUB meets on Monday’s at lunch in Ms Chandler's room S7. New members welcome. Come with ideas on how to survive the Zombie Apocalypse. We are all infected.
ECOLOGY CLUB Come to room S8 on Wednesday at lunch to learn about aquaponics and homegrown, environmentally friendly food.
PING PONG CLUB: The Olympic division plays on Mondays, the Intermediates play on Tuesdays, and the Novice division plays on Wednesdays. Friday is open play. Any and all are still welcome to join. Our first fundraiser begins soon. Come to 704 today to get all the info and to join the Ping Pong rage.