March 5, 2021

SHELDON HIGH SCHOOL

Irish Nation Newsletter

March 5, 2021

Please bookmark the Sheldon website and the 4J Eugene School District. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @SheldonHighSchool4J. Check out the UPDATED FAQ page on the Sheldon website for answers to commonly asked questions found here Sheldon FAQ To support our general fund please follow this link Sheldon General School Support.

As a reminder, Sheldon High School is not open to the public. Staff is in the building between the hours of 7:30 am – 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, and are checking both email and phone lines to respond to questions. You can reach our main office at 541-790-6600. You can find the new Distribution page on the Sheldon website, right next to the Event Calendar!

SHELDON FOOD PANTRY

Help the Sheldon Food Pantry by donating here!

TEXTBOOKS

Trimester 2 book return will be on Thursday, March 18 from 1 – 2 pm. Please watch the announcements and website for details.

CLASS OF 2021 CHECKLIST

Please mark your calendar for the Senior parent meeting via zoom on Tuesday, April 6. A link will be provided before the meeting. Other important considerations for seniors can be found here.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

03.18.21 – End of Tri-2

03.19.21 – No School

03.22.21 – 03.26.21 – Spring Break

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

The Sheldon COLLEGE AND CAREER CENTER is a resource center for students and parents focused on post High School planning. Resources available include information on 2- and 4- year colleges, tech programs, trade schools, scholarships, financial aid, testing, military, NCAA and international/local summer opportunities. It is an excellent opportunity for parents to learn about colleges, scholarship information and resources.

Our new Post Graduate Planning Specialist would love to help you and answer all of your questions regarding post high school planning. You can read the Sheldon High School College & Career Center Newsletter HERE! You can also reach Shiloh Jackson at 541-790-6614 or send her an email at jackson_s@4j.lane.edu

STUDENT PERFORMANCE TONIGHT 3.5.21

Watch the production of the “Real (high school) Actors Read Yelp Reviews TONIGHT at 7:00 pm – use this zoom link and password

Link here: bit.ly/SheldonYelp

Passcode: yelp

STUDENT FORECASTING

Schedule forecasting for the 2021-22 school year, for grades 9-11 wrapped up last week. While the Forecasting Google Form is currently closed, it will re-open for make-up on March 9 – 12. Students needing help with this should contact their counselor or Forecasting Team Kay Graham or Kristi Savage. If students do not forecast, a counselor will make a schedule for them.

YEARBOOK

2020-21 School Year Photos:

9th – 11th grade students, yearbook wants your portrait! The Yearbook staff wants to include every student in the yearbook, but without traditional student images, we need your help!

Please see the flyer attached for step-by-step instructions to get your student’s school picture included in the yearbook this year!

Deadline: 03.08.21

Ideas:

If you have any content ideas or know of a great story you’d like to see in the yearbook this year, please contact yearbooksheldon@gmail.com.

Purchasing the yearbook:

Sheldon families can purchase books now through the school website for here

Eshare app:

Please make sure to download the eshare app HJ eShare APP; our school code: Sheldon. Be sure to send the yearbook team photos of school activities, and follow the yearbook Instagram sheldonyearbook2021. The Yearbook website is Yearbook.

ACE AWARDS

There is no better time to show appreciation for a deserving 4J teacher, licensed professional, staff member or administrator with an ACE (A Champion in Education) Awards nomination. Submit a nomination by April 15 – more information here.

FREE COVID TESTING

Free COVID testing for 4J families, staff and community members will be offered at the 4J Education Center, 200 N. Monroe St, every other week through August. Testing is provided by the University of Oregon, and is a self-collected shallow nasal swab. Results will be available within 2–4 days.

Testing is free and available to everyone regardless of insurance or immigration status. It is offered on a first-come, first-served basis; no appointments will be available. Preregistration is recommended, but not required: blogs.uoregon.edu/osjp/registro.

When: Saturday, February 13 & 27 and continuing every two weeks
Time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Where: 4J Education Center, 200 N. Monroe St.

Information & to register click here.

ATHLETICS

Eligibility for Tri-3: The OSAA requires all athletes to be full-time students. At Sheldon, that means they are enrolled in 2 credits–usually 4 classes. Please talk to your student’s counselor if you’re uncertain if they will meet this requirement in Trimester 3. Visit sheldonirishathletics.com for more information!