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tip of the week

Flu season is here. If you have a temperature of 100 degrees or higher, please stay home until you are fever free for at least 24 hours. Always cover your coughs and sneezes and wash your hands often.

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Vision Statement

Homestead High School is a community which aspires to:


• Develop motivated lifelong learners and creative,
innovative thinkers

• Practice honesty, integrity, social responsibility,
accountability and respect

• Develop an appreciation of diverse cultures and the arts

• Respond to the academic and personal needs of all students

• Be supportive and active members of the
community at large


 



NOW ONLINE!

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The Academic Center
Centro Académico

Peer tutoring for student success. Learn more.

Support Homestead

Support HHS Grad Night Party by eating at BJ's on January 25! Bring this flyer and Homestead gets 20% of the bill! 

Music Boosters eScrip

escrip logo1.JPGBuy face-value gift cards to places like Safeway, Amazon, Chipotle, Home Depot and more, and help the Music Boosters reach their goal.  Contact the eScrip team for more info or view the order form.  A full list of available gift cards can be found here

 

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Keep checking this space
for current and upcoming fundraisers!


 

Mustang Field plaze.jpgHelp finish the entrance plaza to the Homestead High School Athletic Fields by participating in the DONOR BRICK PROGRAMCustomize and purchase a brick online or view the brochure for more information. 
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Residency Verification for Current 8th & 10th Graders

All current 8th and 10th grade students are required to complete the Residency Verification process for the 2018-19 school year.  Dates and times are as follows:

  • Monday, January 29th, from 7:30am - 3:00pm, in the HHS Field House
  • Wednesday, January 31st, from 4:00pm - 7:00pm, in the HHS Cafeteria

8th Grade:  Click here for required Residency Verification documents.  Before completing Residency Verification, all 8th grade students must be registered using our new Online Registration (OLR) tool.

 

10th Grade:  Click here for required Residency Verification documents.

 

IMPORTANT NOTES & TIPS

  • We recommend you make and provide copies of your documents.  Bringing your own copies will expedite the process.  Please take note:  you are still required to bring the originals with you.  Without the originals, we will not be able to complete your residency verification.  Please bring the most current version of your documents. 
  • Students who do not complete the Residency Verification process will not be given classes for the 2018-19 school year.  
  • For more information regarding student enrollment and residency, please visit the Fremont Union High School District website.

 

HHS Teacher Christy Heaton receives CCEE Honor


Congratulations to teacher Christy Heaton on being named a 2018 Teacher of the Year by The California Council on Economic Education. This award recognizes outstanding commitment to financial and economic education, providing Homestead students practical applications of personal finance, economic decision making, and entrepreneurial thinking. Mrs. Heaton is invited to receive recognition at the CFALA’s Annual Forecast Dinner in Los Angeles later this month.

 

HHS Marching Band and Color Guard at the Rose Parade

The Homestead High School Mighty Mustang Marching Band and Color Guard made a flawless appearance at the 129th Rose Parade in Pasadena on New Year's Day. Congratulations to all who participated! 
Read all about the eventful weekend from longtime band volunteer Vicki Feltman and check out this article from the Los Altos Town Crier. 


 

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Nick Ferentinos Scholarship Fund Accepting Applications

The Nick Ferentinos Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications from qualified Homestead High School seniors


This scholarship honors Nick Ferentinos, a well-respected, admired and nationally recognized teacher of English, journalism and American Studies at Homestead High School from 1965-2000. A $5,000 scholarship is awarded annually to the student who exemplifies the qualities of mentoring, scholastic achievement and a passion for the subject areas that mattered most to the late Mr. Ferentinos.

For more information and to apply, click here. Applications are due February 16, 2018.

MESSAGE FROM THE PRINCIPAL

Dear FUHSD community,

Last week, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) formally announced that it has initiated the phase out of the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ...more

NEWS & EVENTS

1/12/18

 

IT IS FLU SEASON! This flu season is anticipated to be a bad one.  Homestead staff has been reminded to follow the attached Illness Guidelines, and students exhibiting symptoms should be directed to the office so they can be checked and subsequently sent home with parent verification. Classrooms are being stocked with facial tissues to cover coughs and sneezes. Please see the Tips For Parents, in English and en español.

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1/12/18

Calling all Producers - The City of Sunnyvale is looking for you to create a video to teach Sunnyvale about how you will have "A Greener Future!" Deadline to register is March 2. Entries are due March 9. Winners will be announced by March 29. Learn more and register at: http://conta.cc/2CTVFLh 

 


 

 

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1/12/18

All current 8th and 10th grade students are required to complete the Residency Verification process for the 2018-19 school year.  Dates and times are as follows:

 

  • Monday, January 29th, from 7:30am - 3:00pm, in the HHS Field House
  • Wednesday, January 31st, from 4:00pm - 7:00pm, in the HHS Cafeteria

8th Grade:  Click here for required Residency Verification documents.  Before completing Residency Verification, all 8th grade students must be registered using our new Online Registration (OLR) tool.

 

10th Grade:  Click here for required Residency Verification documents.

 

IMPORTANT NOTES & TIPS

  • We recommend you make and provide copies of your documents.  Bringing your own copies will expedite the process.  Please take note:  you are still required to bring the originals with you.  Without the originals, we will not be able to complete your residency verification.  Please bring the most current version of your documents. 
  • Students who do not complete the Residency Verification process will not be given classes for the 2018-19 school year.  
  • For more information regarding student enrollment and residency, please visit the Fremont Union High School District website.

 

 

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1/12/18

GOODWILL DONATIONS:  On Saturday, January 20th a Goodwill truck will be onsite in the Homestead staff parking lot at Mary Avenue from 10am-4pm collecting donations- all proceeds benefit the Mighty Mustang Marching Band. 
There are items Goodwill will not accept. Please check their website for a list.
 

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1/12/18

Forte Dance Showcase 2018 
Hosted by the Homestead High School Equestriettes Dance Team on Saturday, January 27th,
8:00 am to 7:00 pm
HHS Gyms and Field House
$10-General Admission
$5 Student (with ID)
Children under 5 are FREE!
2 Food Trucks and 1 FroYo truck!

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1/8/18

Homestead's Bi-Annual Career Fair will take place during a special bell schedule on Thursday, January 18th.  Over 80 speakers representing over 70 careers will share information about various career paths.  Students will have an opportunity to attend three sessions during the fair.  A list of speakers and room locations is attached for students to determine presentations in advance.

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1/5/18

CUPERTINO SAFE ROUTES still wants to hear from you about how our Safe Routes 2 School program is doing! If you can spare 10 minutes, please take time to complete this brief survey so that we can ensure our program is evolving to fit the wants and needs of our community. We will use your answers to help shape our 2018/19 program agenda.  
The survey link is: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CUP2017  and it is anonymous. Please share it with friends/family who live or have students in Cupertino! The survey will close in late January of 2018.
 

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pardon our dust!

In our ongoing efforts to improve the facilities at Homestead High School supported by Measure K improvement funds, we will soon be embarking on a new phase of an infrastructure modernization project at the front of the school, including an Innovation Hub that will house computer labs, digital arts, a maker space and more. Construction will begin during summer 2017.

 

Click HERE for a brief overview, progressive photos, architect renditions, and this LINK that will provide an insight to all HHS bond improvement projects. 


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FREMONT UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT     

Cupertino High School | Fremont High School | Homestead High School | Lynbrook High School   Monta Vista High School | Adult & Community Ed

 

The Fremont Union High School District Board of Trustees is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals.  The District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation or association with a person or a group with one or more of these perceived or actual characteristics.  The Board shall promote programs ensuring that discriminatory practices are eliminated in all acts related to school activity or school attendance within a school under the jurisdiction of the superintendent of the school district.

The District requires that school personnel take immediate steps to intervene when it is safe to do so and when he or she witnesses an act of discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying.

If you have a comment or question about this website, please email us.

HHS Career Fair Thursday Jan. 18

Homestead's Bi-Annual Career Fair will take place during a special bell schedule on Thursday, January 18th.  Over 80 speakers representing over 70 careers will share information about various career paths.  Students will have an opportunity to attend three sessions during the fair.  

Please review the list of speakers and their descriptions by career sector before the 18th.
 

Important Dates

Current and future District Calendars 

2017-18 Calendar-at-a-Glance
(updated as of 10/27/2017)

NO SCHOOL FEB. 19-23: PRESIDENTS WEEK
Also see News and Events for details of upcoming items

SCHOOL CALENDAR

Today: 1/19/18
12:00 AM 1st Semester Report Cards mailed home by this date
3:00 PM Basketball Quad vs. Los Altos
3:30 PM Boys Soccer vs. Los Altos
4:00 PM Class of 2021 Chipotle Fundraiser
7:30 PM One Acts

Principal's Corner

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Read Mr. Giglio's Principal's Message for January 2018.

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Mighty Mustang Award

Nominate an exceptional Homestead teacher or staff member for a Mighty Mustang award!
Staff members recently receiving recognition include: 
Kelly Chunglo, Matt Guevara, Byron Lee, John Shelby and Harry Unsinger.


 

Need help?

Are you or someone you know homeless or in need of assistance? Click here for support, or check out this list of local services (in English and Spanish). 

Need a place to stay?
The Cold Weather Shelter program offers rotating space. Find out more: contact information and referral programs

Learn more about state financial aid for undocumented immigrants, which remains legal and protected in California.

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Our Alma Mater

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Click here to listen.

Thank you to Mr. Burn and the Wind Ensemble for recording our Alma Mater!