December 20: Last day to sign up for Science Accelerator opportunity
December 20: End of Semester 1 for full-time learners.
December 20-January 15: Winter Break
January 16: Start of semester full-time families for coach meetings and advisory activities
January 17: Semester 1 official Reports of Progress emailed to full-time families
January 27: Start of Semester 2/Quarter 3 classes
Dear Parents and Learners, First quarter middle school courses end Friday, Nov. 3. If you are enrolled for second quarter courses, they will be added for you by Nov. 6. Quarter two courses will begin Monday, Nov. 6. Do you need to select/change courses? If you have not yet selected your next courses or … Continue reading “Message from the Director”
https://www.khanacademy.org Khan Academy offers learners an abundance of free information and guidance! This service started when Sal Khan was tutoring one of his cousins and realized there was a demand for online educational services. Since its inception in 2005, Khan Academy has grown tremendously and now offers thousands of educational videos, practice exercises, teaching tools, … Continue reading “Tip of the Week”
The first Thursday of every month is “Free Day” at The Huntington. http://huntington.org/freeday/ The catch is — you must order tickets online weeks in advance. A request for up to five tickets can be placed the first of the month for the following month. If you want to visit the Huntington in December, order your … Continue reading “Order Tickets This Week for ‘Free Day’ at The Huntington”
National Parks are one of our country’s greatest treasures, and the final free weekend of 2017 is coming up Nov. 11 and 12. https://www.nps.gov/planyourvisit/fee-free-parks.htm Participating California Parks are: Cabrillo National Monument Death Valley National Park Joshua Tree National Park Lassen Volcanic National Park Lava Beds National Monument Muir Woods National Monument Pinnacles National Park … Continue reading “Free November Weekend in National Parks”
Dana Point is hosting a Health and Wellness Expo, Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 22 and 23. The highlight will be the Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day. There are races to fit all ages and fitness levels: 10k, 5k, and the Kids’ Gobble Wobble. This holiday run has been an Orange County tradition for 40 years. … Continue reading “Dana Point Hosting Turkey Trot”
2017 ORANGE COUNTY VETERANS DAY COMMUNITY CELEBRATION Nov. 11 10 a.m.-2 p.m. No Cost OC Fair & Event Center 88 Fair Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626 Free Parking, Enter Gates 1-4 What an awesome event this will be! Bring a food drive donation and enjoy music and activities. Make sure to visit Heroes Hall, a … Continue reading “Honor Our Vets at this Community Event!”
My degree is in animal science, and I am a certified lab animal technologist. I also worked in pet care management and even managed a pet resort at one point. I moved my family from Washington, D.C., to Valencia for an opportunity to work at SCVi, and I love it!