BULLETIN 12-9-21

Come to the library next week during Finals to study! The library will open every day until 6 PM next week, and snacks and drinks will be provided. You can study with friends, or alone in the silent room! There will also be some teachers available to help!

The American Exchange Project for graduating seniors is a fully funded, 2-week exchange program for students interested in meeting people in the US from somewhere different than Palo Alto. Students will spend one week in another town, and the following week in Palo Alto hosting students from the other town. It will involve local activities, some tourism, and community service. Registration is due by the end of December. For more information and to register, visit the link on-screen (americanexchangeproject.org/) or contact Ms. Whitson at dwhitson@pausd.org

Avenidas Senior Village invites you to participate in a mission of strengthening our community through intergenerational interactions. Please join them on Wednesday, December 22, at 4:00 for refreshments, conversation, and a holiday lights walk. They will meet from 4:00-5:00, then walk for about an hour through Palo Alto. Contact Erika Thomas (ethomas@avenidas.org) or Cameron Miller (gillercameron@gmail.com) at the links on screen for more information.

There are 4 scholarships with upcoming deadlines. The Boren Study Abroad Scholarship has a December 12th deadline, The Science Ambassador Scholarship has a December 13th deadline, and the Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship as well as the -

Cal State Fresno - Smittcamp Family Honors College Scholarship has a deadline of December 15th.

Congratulations to the Paly Cheer team for taking 1st place in their first competition of the school year! Catch them next week where they compete to snag a spot at Nationals!

Attention all juniors! Tomorrow, Friday the 10th, is bring anything but a backpack to school day for the junior class. Bring a grill, stroller, or anything else that is school-appropriate. Additionally, come to the Haymarket Theatre during lunch that day to model what you brought and get your pictures taken on our red carpet. We hope you're excited!

Also, ASB is hosting cookie decorating on the quad tomorrow, Friday, December 10th at lunch. Come out and decorate holiday-themed cookies!