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October 12, 2018

Principal Update: October 12, 2018

King Tech Students and Parents:


1. Calendar Items on Note:

a. October 13: Veterinary Assisting Pet Grooming Fundraiser – 8a to 3p. Bring Fido in for a make-over and support our students’ in their Health Occupations Student Association club.

b. Inservice Days: No school for students on October 19 and 26, and November 12.

c. Parent-Teacher Conferences are on Wednesday, October 24 from 11:45a to 2pm and from 4 to 7pm. Students dismissed at 10am. We hope you can make it.

d. Wednesday, October 31. Professional Dress Day becomes Dress-up Day. Students invited to dress in costume. Please remind them -- appropriate always.

e. Week of November 5: Full time students schedule for second semester


2. Congratulations to Veterinary Assisting instructor Vanessa Forbes who has been named the Alaska Association of Career and Technical Education New Teacher of the Year. Well-deserved, indeed!


3. Student Government class is now offering food items on Mondays and Tuesdays at lunch. Most Wednesdays through Fridays our Culinary class serves lunch for $4. Best lunches in the district – by far!


4. There is a link on our website to the Yearbook page. Please surf and direct any questions to our advisory, Emily DaLuz.


5. Winter is knocking. Please remind students to leave home a bit earlier on days of inclement weather. If you’re early, you’re on time at King Tech High School.


6. Friday Challenge began today. Ms. Bukowski and Ms. Valantas are hosting different fun challenges each Friday at lunch time. Today’s challenge is paper airplane construction and flight. We’ll announce the first winner next week.


That’s all for now. Don’t hesitate to contact any of us with questions, 742-8900.

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Lou Pondolfino, Principal

Lou Pondolfino