Goals for Education scholarships are available to Santa Clara County public high school students who demonstrate a commitment to physical health, financial literacy, and STEM education. 500 dollars were committed to the scholarship fund for each goal the San Jose Earthquakes scored last season, and there are now 26 thousand dollars waiting to be awarded. The application can be found at the link on the screen, and will close on May 8th. Winners will be announced on June 1st.
Juniors planning to take the SAT this weekend should check the college board website to see if their test is cancelled due to coronavirus concerns. Makeup test dates will be posted on the college board website.
The new select for Paly's Principal was just released to staff in an email earlier today. Brent Kline, the current principal of Santa Cruz High School, will join the Paly community effective July 1st, 2020. He has over 15 years of experience as a high school principal in both California and Washington State. He holds a bachelor's degree from California State University at Hayward and a master's degree from Western Washington University, and was previously a high school assistant principal, music teacher, and band and orchestra director. He has received many awards for his success as a Principal. Gunn also announced their new principal today, Wendy Stratton.