February 7, 2019

  • Winter Ball is coming soon! Come nominate royalty for the Winter Vibes dance next week! Nominations will take place on stage or at Casey’s Corner if it’s raining!

  • Join GOALS, Girls’ Outdoor Adventure in Leadership and Science, for a FREE summer science program to learn science hands-on while backpacking through Sequoia National Park. GOALS is an opportunity for people who have felt underrepresented in science or the outdoors and is open to current sophomores. Applications are due March 29th. Come learn more during a lunchtime information session on Tuesday, February 19th at lunch in room B29!
  • Auditions for the spring rally will take place this Tuesday and Thursday in Casey’s Corner! Come audition for performances, MCs, and national anthem. Even if you don’t have your performance ready, come sign up to show your interest!
  • Attention Cougars: Keep your eyes and ears open for the new print issue of the Kennedy Clarion newspaper, arriving this Friday!  And you can always read the latest online at jfkclarion.com!  Stay newsworthy, Cougars!
  • Seniors-Do you still need to complete the FAFSA for financial Aid?  Come to room B17 at lunch today, Thursday and Friday for help. 
  • There will be a Filipino Club meeting next week at Tuesday (February 12) at B21. Those interested in learning the Filipino culture or interacting with Filipinos are invited to join the club and attend the meeting. Mabuhay!
  • Calling all runners, Link Crew, Student Government, and student volunteers.  The JFK Unified Track and Field team for Special Olympics needs athletes that want to join us in a mile run, help set up, break down, and run skills.  Event is May 3rd, JFK is hosting 4 schools for this event.  Swing by D1 or D3 for more information.  
  • Greetings from Chinese Culture Club and Chinese NHS, Happy Chinese New Year. Xin Nian Kuai Lei! Come and join us for Chinese New Year Celebration after school this Friday February 8th. See you there!
  • CSF applications are live! It’s the biggest club on campus and looks great on college applications! Freshmen can now apply. Stop by Mr. Lam’s room to get one. 
  • What are you doing after school today?  If you are interested in joining a 7th period ASSETs class for credit toward graduation, time is running out!  Come see Ms. Chandler in B8 during lunch or after school to register.  Classes are open, they’re free, and they’re waiting for you!   
  • Are you a current sophomore or junior interested in the study of life or a career in the medical field? If so, come to B-28 on Tuesday, February 12 and Tuesday, February 26 during lunch to learn more about taking Advanced Placement Biology next year! Current AP Bio students and Ms. Fugina will be there to answer any questions you may have about the course. Come see if AP Bio is right for you!
  • Cougars! The Winter Vibes Dance is coming up quickly on February 23rd at the beautiful Library Galleria on I Street downtown! Tickets are on sale now! Guest passes are available now in the counseling office and Casey’s Corner! Check the flyers and posters around campus for pricing!
  • JFK Track and Field Team practice begins Monday February 4th @ 3:45 PM in the stadium.   We will practice every school day. If you wish to join or need more information about our Metro League Champion track team please come out to any practice. Winter sports athletes are welcome to join after their seasons end.
  • Men’s Volleyball Tryouts TODAY
    Time: 5:30-7:30pm
    Location: Aux gym
    Physicals required to participate in tryouts!