WELCOME! HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING AT BASIC HIGH SCHOOL!
THIS WEEK'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
TARDY CONSEQUENCES EXPLAINED
YEARBOOK DEADLINES APPROACHING – Deadlines for Senior yearbook photos and Senior yearbook Ads are fast approaching! The Senior Class of 2015 must get their pictures taken with Mikel's Fine Art Photography by October 1st and the 1st deadline for buying your Senior Ads is coming up on October 24th. For more information about these important yearbook items, please CLICK HERE.
PARENTS! UPDATED INFORMATION! The Nevada Department of Education has published new and updated information regarding the transition from the Nevada High School Proficiency Exams to the new End Of Course (EOC) Examinations including the new requirement of the ACT test beginning with the Class of 2016 (this year's Juniors). CLICK HERE to view the newly provided information.
BASIC TO BECOME MAGNET – Recently the Clark County School District announced an expansion of its' Magnet and Select Schools for the 2015-16 and the 2016-17 school years. Basic was included in that expansion list. For more information, read the CCSD Release and an early copy of an upcoming entry in our next School Newsletter.
YEARBOOK FUNDRAISER – The El Lobo Yearbook staff will be having a fundriaser at the Cafe Rio Mexican Grill (E. Horizon Ridge location) on Thursday, October 2nd all day long. SImply present the coupon and 20% of your purchase will come right back to the yearbook program. Your support is greatly appreciated.
CLASS T-SHIRTS – The WolfWear Store now has class T-shirts for all grades. Stop by the store and get yours today!
HOMECOMING WEEK – Basic's Homecoming 2014 will be an All-American Homecoming. All students will have an opportunity to nominate classmates for Homecoming Court (coming soon). Get your RED, WHITE and BLUE ready! The following are the dress-up days for Homecoming Week which is October 13th - 18th.
The Homecoming Dance is scheduled for Saturday, October 18th in the Main Gym from 6:00 - 9:00pm.
OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULED – Basic's annual Open House for parents will take place on Wednesday, October 8th at 6:00pm. Details regarding specific events & activities for that night will be posted soon.
GIRLS BASKETBALL WORKOUTS – Lady Wolves Basketball will begin having open gym sessions on Saturday mornings throughout the fall beginning on Saturday, September 27th from 8:00 - 10:00am in the main gym. All girls interested in playing should come out to get an early start. Tryouts for the 2014-15 season are in November. For more information, see Coach Gallegos in the girls PE office.
FALL SPORTS SCHEDULE CHANGES – The following changes to the Fall Sports schedule have occured:
INFO UPDATED – Updated college and scholarship information is posted to our website on a regular basis. For those parents and students who wish to keep up, please visit the College Info and Scholarship Info pages on our website.
TEST DATES – The testing dates and registration deadlines for the SAT and ACT college entrance exams have been posted to the College Info page of our website. Juniors and Seniors planning on pursuing higher education should pay attention to these dates and consult their counselors as needed.
COLLEGE VISITS – The first set of college visits will begin the week of September 29th. Students must sign up in the counseling office or the career center to receive a pass to attend. Students must also receive permission from their teachers to attend. SEE THE LIST. The first visits are as follows: