Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Announcements
PARENT/GUARDIAN (1/18/2018)

PARENT SECTION

TEEN DRIVE SAFETY AWARENESS PROGRAM

In compliance with state legislation, Eastview High School will now host a required teen driver safety awareness program, Point of Impact.  The importance of your role in helping your beginning driver is critical. Our program is in compliance with new state laws and your attendance is very important

Who:              Parents/Guardians who have or will sign up their students for behind the wheel and have or will be getting a permit.  Students are not required, but we encourage them to attend.  At least one parent/ guardian should be in attendance.

When:           Monday, January 22, 2018

Time:              6:30-8:00 p.m.

Where:          Eastview High School, Performing Arts Center (PAC)

What this means for you/your student: Parents that have a student/students enrolled in EVHS safety education program are strongly encouraged to attend this one-night event. Aside from the beneficial information learned during this meeting, upon completion of this meeting, your student will only be required to complete a minimum of 40 hours of supervised driving before their license test.

If you are unable to attend the meeting:  Their will be another one offered in April.  If you miss both, your student will be required to complete a minimum of 50 hours of supervised driving before their license test. This is in total compliance with the new legislation.

Thank you,

Tony Olsen

Driver Education Coordinator, EVHS

 

  

EASTVIEW COMMUNITY FOUNDATION LIGHT THE NIGHT GALA

Please join the Eastview Community Foundation for the fourth annual Light the Night gala celebration!  Light the Night 2018 will be held on Saturday, March 3rd at Crystal Lake Golf Club.  We are bringing back the beautiful tablescape silent auction, the designer purse raffle (with SIX gorgeous bags to choose from), the ring toss, and the exciting live auction to end the night.  Of course we'll have a variety of items available for bidding on the "I Want That!" sealed silent auction as well.  New this year is the chance to play Sjoelen (Dutch Shuffleboard) and take home a hand-crafted Sjoelbak table (google it for a sneak peek of this sure-to-be-competitive addition to the night).  As always, there will be plenty of ways to bid, win, donate and support the students and schools in the 12-school Eastview community.  You have the chance to get your tickets at a discounted early bird rate ($75) until Wednesday, January 10th.  Ticket prices go up to $85 per person on Wednesday, so click here to reserve yours today!  Tables seat eight, so grab your family/friends/neighbors and join us as we work to make a difference...one table at a time!

 

  

NATIVE AMERICAN READING NIGHT & BOOK DISTRIBUTION

Reading Night & Book Distribution / Native American Parent Advisory Committee (NAPAC) Meeting

§  Thursday, January 18, 2018; 6:00pm

§  District Service Center 14445 Diamond Path West, Rosemount

 

The Reading Night is for students (primarily elementary) and families to learn more about their reading classes & the literacy workshop model. The evening will be under the instruction of the District 196 Reading Coaches, who will be available to answer questions about reading instruction, assessments, homework & more.

PLUS! Each student will be able to add 3 brand new books to their home library.

 

NAPAC Agenda: Members of NAPAC will vote on the Resolution of Concurrence or Non-Concurrence. This vote allows NAPAC to voice their opinion on whether the district is meeting the academic and cultural needs of its Native American student population.  

  

 

SECOND SEMESTER PARKING PASSES AVAILABLE

Second semester (January 29th-June 7th) parking passes are available for purchase on FeePay and are $120.  The parking permits will be handed out the week of January 22-26 at lunch.

 

  

PARENTS OF SENIORS- YEARBOOK INFO

Parents/Guardians of an EVHS Senior,

The online submission deadline for Senior Portraits for the yearbook is now.  Senior pictures must be submitted onlineClick here to see if your student’s portrait has been submitted.  If your son/daughter does not submit a senior portrait, their junior year picture will be used.  In addition, Yearbook Grad Ads are also due now. Below are important links for yearbook and other information.   Go to the EVHS home page and click on People/Seniors for timely updates or follow @EVHSSeniors on Twitter.

 

UPLOAD A SENIOR PORTRAIT – Due NOW  

ORDER A GRAD AD – Due NOW   

CURRENT YEARBOOK ORDERS as of 1/11/2018

ORDER A YEARBOOK Due April 15th   

SENIOR WEB PAGE – This will be updated with timely information regarding senior and other graduation information.

 

 

 

EASTVIEW SENIOR PARTY NEWS

The 2018 Eastview Senior Party Committee has been working hard planning the annual all-night lock-in party that will take place on June 2nd, 2018, immediately following the graduation ceremony.  Our goal is to host a fun, memorable final evening with games, food, entertainment and prizes for seniors with their classmates, as well as keeping them safe.  As we are coordinating this fantastic event, we would like to share some information with you about upcoming events and ways that you can help us succeed in reaching our goal. 

PLAY BINGO! THE 2018 SENIOR PARTY BINGO BONANZA is SUNDAY, MARCH 11TH

Do I have a BINGO?  Yes!  The Eastview Senior Party’s biggest fundraiser is back!  There will be fabulous prizes to be won playing Bingo, along with raffle drawings, rounding out a great evening for parents, friends, and family.  This year’s Bingo event will be held on Sunday, March 11th at Old Chicago in Apple Valley from 3pm-6pm.  For $40, you get 10 Bingo cards, 3 Raffle tickets, and Appetizers.  Our BINGO BONANZA will also host a silent auction with lots of great items for you to bid on using your smartphone.  Reserve your spot today!  Just fill out the attached flyer: BINGO FLYER and mail it in to the address listed on the flyer.  All Bingo players must be 18 years old or older. 


VOLUNTEER!  We need over 270 volunteers to run the Senior Party event!  We are looking for senior parents, junior parents, grandmas and grandpas, aunts and uncles, neighbors and friends!  To sign up, go to Signup Genius and grab your spot!


DONATE!  We are currently taking donations for our Senior Party and BINGO Silent Auction.  If you, or a company you work for would like to make a donation, please contact either Suze Fulford (fulford4@hotmail.com)  or Mary Rousseau (mjrou@juno.com).   All donations are tax deductible and all proceeds go to the 2018 Senior Party.

 

BUY YOUR TICKETS!  Tickets for the Senior Party are $85 through March 23, 2018.  Ticket prices will increase to $95 on March 24, 2018.   The order form for Senior Party Tickets can be found at our website http://www.eastviewseniorparty.org.  

Payment and completed order forms can be turned in at the main office.

 

SENIOR PARTY T-SHIRTS All Seniors will receive a FREE Senior Party T-Shirt (whether you will attend the party or not), but we need to know your size!  Please enter it on the Senior Info page of the EVHS site or go to this link:  https://goo.gl/vCjYsG  

Deadline for sign up is this Thursday, January 18th to ensure your choice.


SHOP ON AMAZON AND USE AMAZON SMILE WHEN YOU ORDER!  You can now support the 2018 Eastview Senior Party every time you shop on Amazon!  All you have to do is use this link when you shop: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/47-2398638.  You will be able to shop the same Amazon products at the same Amazon prices.  Every purchase made via this link, Amazon will donate .5% of your purchase to the Eastview Senior Party.  Happy Shopping!

ORDER FROM SCHWANS!  Our Schwan's fundraiser is still going!  If you place an order through Schwan's from now thru January 31st, the Senior Party Committee will earn 5% of all purchases! To place your order, go to https://www.schwans-cares.com/campaigns/34635-eastview-2018-senior-party and start shopping!

 

JOIN US ON FACEBOOK!  Check us out on Facebook!!  Be sure to join our Facebook page to keep up with the latest events and news regarding the 2018 Eastview Senior Party! 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/235063026981147

 

 

YEARBOOK ORDERS

Order your yearbook today!  Orders can be submitted online by clicking here: Yearbook Orders

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS (1/18/2018)

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

(NEW) EVHS WRESTLING TEAM FUNDRAISER AT CHIK-FIL-A

Come out and support the Eastview Wrestling team by enjoying a great meal!  On Thursday, January 18th from 5:30-7:30 pm, Chik-fil-A in Apple Valley is hosting a Spirit Night to benefit the team.  A portion of all proceeds will go directly to supporting the wrestling program. This includes dine in, take out, drive through, merchandise/calendar sales, etc.  Thank you for your support!

 

  

(NEW)  Young Women STEM  Scholarship Opportunity for Grades 9-11: The Enterprising Women Foundation is offering qualifying young women a scholarship to attend the 2018 Enterprising Women Conference in Miami, Florida, March 4 through March 5, 2018 (more information on the conference is available here). The conference will expose and enable young women to be eligible to receive mentorship from a wide array of successful women entrepreneurs and leaders throughout the nation. To be eligible for the scholarship, young girls must be in 9th through 11th grade, show an interest in STEM based education and careers, and submit a response and essay located on the following page.


Submittals must be received by Thursday, January 25th, at 4 p.m. Submittal by mail or email is accepted. The nomination form with additional details can be downloaded HERE.


Up to four scholarship winners will be announced the Young Enterprising Women Mentoring Event on January 30th at Falcon Ridge Middle School at 4:30 p.m. (12900 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, MN 55124). Scholarship candidates must be present to receive the award.

 

 

EASTVIEW DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT

Eastview’s annual dodgeball tournament will be held on Sunday, January 28th from 12-4 pm. Teams of 6 with a creative name and costume must pay $60 to participate - any Eastview student can participate! All proceeds with go towards the Play for Patrick Foundation. To register, scan the QR codes on the dodgeball posters around the school. Registration is due by January 26th.

 

  

CITY OF APPLE VALLEY SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Looking ahead to warmer weather and summer employment?  The City of Apple Valley has posted several seasonal jobs for the waterpark including lifeguard, pool attendant, water safety instructor, concessions supervisor and pool manager.  Copies of the job descriptions have been posted outside student services on the job board (west commons).  Apply online http://www.ci.apple-valley.mn.us/index.aspx?NID=404  or see Officer Plantz in Student Services if you have any questions or need help applying. 

 

  

2018 TEEN POLICE ACADEMY

The Apple Valley and Rosemount Police Departments are hosting the 2018 Teen Police Academy.  The academy is aimed at providing youth with an inside look at the operation and services of the police department.   Topics include department and squad car tours, SWAT team, drug task force, use of force, crime scene investigation, DUI/traffic enforcement and more.  The program starts February 1st and runs every Thursday night until March 15th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.  Registration deadline is January 26th, 2018.  For registration go to www.cityofapplevalley.org/police or see Officer Plantz in Student Services. 

 

  

NOTHING BUNDT CAKES

Marketing students are once again competing in the Eastview Challenge.  One group will be selling bundt cakes from Nothing Bundt Cakes.  You can purchase yours during lunch on Jan 17-18th. Each cake is $5 and the flavors are white chocolate raspberry, red velvet and chocolate chocolate chip.  Your order can be picked up January 25 at the school store during lunch. 

 

 

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE AT EASTVIEW ON JAN. 19

The greater Eastview community of parents, family members, and neighbors are invited to donate blood as part of the NHS-sponsored drive on Friday, January 19 from 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM in Eastview’s South Gym. Donation registration is completely online @ http://www.redcrossblood.org/give/drive/driveSearch.jsp Type “Eastview,” our sponsor code, in the search box and the follow the online prompts. See John Kelly in C232 or email at john.kelly@district196.org with questions or concerns. Please keep in mind that there is no school on Friday, January 19. All are welcome to donate.

 

 

SECOND SEMESTER PARKING PASSES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE

Second semester (January 29th-June 7th) parking passes are available for purchase on FeePay and are $120.  The parking permits will be handed out the week of January 22-26 at lunch.

 

  

YEARBOOK ORDERS

Click here to order a yearbook: Yearbook Orders

COLLEGE AND SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION (1/18/2018)

COLLEGE AND SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Reminder: Student and parents the “Scholarship Season” is in full swing.  Each student has a Naviance/Family Connections account where they can view the full list of scholarships under the College tab. For any questions, call us at in the Counseling Office at 952.431.8914.

 


UPCOMING COLLEGE/MILITARY VISITS:

University of Northern Iowa

Thursday, January 18                   7th Period at 1:35pm

University of Missouri Columbia

Wednesday, January 24               1st Period at 7:30am

University of Wisconsin, Superior

Thursday, February 1                    1st Period at 7:30am

Minnesota Army National Guard

Thursday, February 1                        During all lunches

Savannah College of Art and Design

Tuesday, February 6                     7th Period at 1:35pm

U.S. Army

Tuesday, February 6                          During all lunches

United States Navy Recruiter

Wednesday, February 7                    During all lunches

 


THE EASTVIEW COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FOR THE CLASS OF 2018 IS LIVE!  APPLICATION DEADLINE = FEBRUARY 4, 2018!

The Eastview Community Foundation awards scholarships to graduating seniors of Eastview High School (as well to students who live within the Eastview boundaries completing high school elsewhere -such as the School of Environmental studies and home schooled).

The Eastview Community Foundation Scholarship application process is completed online through NAVIANCE Family Connection. Students will need to log-in to their NAVIANCE Family Connection account. (For assistance accessing your account, please go to the EVHS Counseling office.)

The application survey can be found on each senior's Naviance Family Connection homepage under the ‘about me’ tab. Under ‘surveys to take’ select ‘2018 EV Community Foundation scholarship’.

DEADLINE: The on-line application survey must be completed by the end of the day, Sunday, February 4th.  The online survey application will close at midnightLate submissions will NOT be accepted.  [If required, the Student Aid Report (SAR from FAFSA results), teacher recommendation letters, and additional essays (beyond 5) must be submitted by 3:00 pm on Feb. 5th.] 

Seniors are strongly encouraged to apply for as many scholarships for which they are eligible!

ARTS AND ACTIVITIES (1/18/2018)

ARTS & ACTIVITIES

BRAVO! AUDITIONS

Students interested in auditioning for BRAVO! should pick up materials in the Main Office.  Auditions are Jan. 29-30.

 

  

EASTVIEW GIRLS READ

Eastview Girls Read will meet on February 7th to discuss the first half of The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas. It is a timely novel about race, growing up, and speaking out.

Please join us! All are welcome. We’ll discuss Chapters 1-12 on Wednesday, 2/7. We meet in C334 at 6:45 AM.

See Ms. Hanson in C334 if you have questions.

ATHLETICS (1/18/2018)

ATHLETICS

(NEW) EASTVIEW GIRLS VARSITY BASKETBALL BEAT SHAKOPEE HIGH SCHOOL 69-54

The Eastview Varsity Girls basketball team faced Shakopee on Tuesday night, and was able to leave town with a 69-54 victory over the Sabers. The Lightning were able to find some rhythm offensively, shooting 53% from the field, including 83% (10/12) from the free throw line. Eastview had its usual balanced attack on offense, as once again all five starters finished in double figures. Emma Carpenter finished with 13 points, Macy Guebert and Mariah Alipate with 12 points, Andrea Abrams with 11 points, and Megan Walstad with 10 points. Carpenter and Walstad led the team with 5 assists each, while Abrams led the rebounding effort with 7. Walstad also finished with 3 blocks, while Alipate finished with a team high 3 steals. Alipate also finished with 4 rebounds of her own, while Guebert grabbed 3 rebounds and 3 assists. Cassidy Carson finished with 9 points and Courtney Carson finished with 2 points to round out the scoring for the Lightning. Courtney Carson also added 2 rebounds and 2 assists, while Cassidy Carson finished with 3 rebounds and 2 blocks. With the win, Eastview moves to 14-0 overall, and 7-0 in the South Suburban Conference.


Eastview returns to play on Friday, January 19th, at Eagan as they take on the Wildcats. Game time is set for 7:00. Come out to cheer on and support the girls! Go, Lightning!!

LEARNING COMMONS (5/31/2016)

ZAPP LAB IS OPEN!

The Zapp Lab Makerspace is located in the Learning Commons.  It includes 3D printers, Spheros, Axidraw, circuit boards and much more. Students are welcome to come and work in the lab before/after school or during study halls with a pass.  Please stop down and check us out!

 

MAKERSPACE WISH LIST

In the Zapp Lab, we use, reuse and recycle all kinds of things!  Many of our tools and supplies are donated by families that have items they no longer need.  Here is a wish list of items we could most use.  Donations can be dropped off in the Learning Commons.  https://goo.gl/L5b4HK

 

3D PRINTER TRAINING

All students are invited to learn how to use our 3D printers.  Training is currently held every Tuesday at 2:30pm in the Learning Commons.  After completing the 30 minute training session, each student receives 2 free prints (up to 10 hours).  Students can explore a wealth of pre-designed projects at https://www.thingiverse.com/ or they can begin designing their own projects.  Open to all students!

About Eastview HS

Eastview High School, located in Apple Valley, MN, includes a 330,000 square foot facility and 200 acres of recreational facilities. It is home to over 2,000 students in grades 9-12.

District 196

Contact Us

6200 140th Street West
Apple Valley, MN 55124
Phone: (952) 431-8900
Fax: (952) 431-8911
Email: Eastview