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CVUHSD Regular Board Meeting
Date: 3/10/2015, 5:45 PM
Location: District Board Room 14901 Inglewood Avenue Lawndale, CA 90260
CVUHSD Regular Board Meeting
Date: 4/14/2015, 5:45 PM
Location: District Board Room 14901 Inglewood Avenue Lawndale, CA 90260
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News & Announcements

Class of 2015! Updated Senior Activities Schedule
Find the most up to date Class of 2015 news here!
Advanced Placement (AP)/Honors Applications --Deadline February 27, 2015 @ 3pm (Extended).
Here are the steps to apply for an AP/Honors class:
1. Complete the Honors/AP application by Friday, 2-27-15 online at:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/L66P3WQ
2. Obtain a Student & Parent Honors/AP Agreement Contract and complete the form.
3. AP Only: Complete a self-recommendation and obtain a teacher recommendation.
4.Honors Only: Follow instructions and obtain a recommendation from your teacher.
All forms can be obtained in the Student Services Building from Ms. Helen Gordon.
Measles Information
The recent measles outbreak in California has dominated local news for the past weeks in Los Angeles County. Measles (rubeola) is a highly contagious viral disease that spreads from person to person by respiratory droplets.
Students and staff must help prevent measles from entering school campuses. Common signs and symptoms include fever, runny nose, cough, conjunctivitis (pink eye) and a rash all over the body. Severe complications are rare but may include pneumonia, encephalitis (swelling around the brain) and even death.
Vaccination with two doses of measles-containing vaccine is the most safe and effective way to prevent the disease. Studies show that 99% of persons who receive two doses of measles vaccine develop immunity (protection against the disease).
View our newest article from the Daily Breeze from their visit to the new MultiMedia Center! The Media Center is open to all HHS students Monday-Thursday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Fridays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please encourage your students to complete their homework in our new Media Center after school. Students need a valid school ID to enter and to use technology. Students from any high school in Centinela Valley Union High School District are welcome to use our Media Center. Computers and laptops are available for use, and students can print their assignments, projects and reports. Your students now have a safe and supervised space to study before school and after school!
Parents, please help us enforce the attendance policies at Hawthorne High School!
School starts at 8 a.m. daily. Please make every effort to get your students to school by 7:45! Students who are late are missing valuable learning time, and they are a disruption to classrooms. See the HHS tardy policy in English and Spanish attached.
PBIS: Positive Behavioral Incentives and Supports

PBIS: Positive Behavioral Incentives and Supports Hawthorne High School is proud to be a PBIS implementation school!
English Language Adisory Committee (ELAC)
ELAC is a committee made up of mostly of parents of English Language Learners. It's main responsibility is to advise the principal and staff on programs and services for English learners.
School Supplies for sale in the Student Store
-Cougar Planners
-Pen/Pencils/Highlighters
-3-Ring Binders
-Paper and Notebooks
-Dividers/Index Cards
-Rulers/Posterboard
-Baby Cougar Sweatshirts
-Hawthorne Beanie & Scarves
-Paw Pride Sunglasses
We Tip Hotline
Parent/Guardian Email Submission Form
Form for improving school contact with parents.
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Counselors

Phyllis Buchanan

Michelle Cervana

Jack Foreman

Rony Romero

Loretta Cota

College & Career Readiness Academies

International Baccalaureate Program

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme at Hawthorne High School is for students aged 16 to 19 and is a demanding two-year curriculum leading to final examinations and a qualification that is welcomed by leading universities around the world.

School of Manufacturing & Engineering

The Hawthorne High School of Manufacturing and Engineering is committed to providing a strong foundation in mathematics and science and developing innovators who design and implement practical solutions to meet the ever-changing societal challenges of today and tomorrow. The engineering program involves rigorous, relevant lessons that engage students with hands-on learning projects that provide high-level outcomes to interesting problems. Students are provided skill sets that are needed in this industry, bringing our students to mastery in the areas of 3-D computer design, CNC machining and robotics. The 2012 Team 207 Metalcrafters won 2nd place in the FIRST Robotics World Championship!

School of Visual And Performing Arts

The School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) identifies and nurtures the artistic instincts of our students to build a collaborative and creative community through a rigorous artistic, career technical education, and standards-based academic curriculum with a variety of artistic disciplines.

School of Criminal Justice

The School of Criminal Justice promotes knowledge of and respect for the law and will help transform students into civically responsible citizens who may become leaders in their community. Criminal Justice students will develop an understanding of ethics, morals and legal services while being exposed to experiences that explore equality, justice, discipline, awareness, community involvement, civic duties and responsibilities. The coursework will prepare students for college entry or an entry level position in the criminal justice field including: law enforcement, judicial system, counseling, correctional officers, morticians, and crime scene investigators.

Administrators

Dr. Mark Newell, Principal

Dr. Rosalyn Varee, Associate Principal

Mr. Blain Watson, Associate Principal

Ms. Jill Waggoner, Associate Principal