Hello, Eagles! This is Mrs.Keipp with several announcements in academics, activities, and athletics: Academics: Our school is open on Monday. We are not closed for Columbus Day. Thank you to the parents who attended our 1st Schoology training. The next one is October 19 from 9am-11am in the College Office. Learn how to access your student’s records from attendance, grades, and more! PSAT- October 16 is the correct date for grades 8-11. Students will be meeting by advisory/homeroom in the morning. Wear your favorite college gear! The Class of 2020 will be doing their overhead photo. Wear appropriate Duct-tape messages! Student-Led Parent Conferences are on Thursday, October 17, from 6-8pm. Attached in the e-mail is more detailed information. Minimum Day- We have a 12:30p dismissal on October 18. Activities: Please support our Student Store and new items like Green or Eagle Rock hoodie or t-shirt, Grey ER round logo hoodie, or Eagle Rock seat cushion. Visit our Student store website link: https://webstores.activenetwork.com/school-software/eagle_rock_high_scho/ In closing, Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote, “What lies behind you and what lies in front of you pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” Many Angelenos are facing stressors related to the fires and I am thankful to the first responders and volunteers who have been working tirelessly since yesterday. Be safe and review your family’s safety protocols. A message from EAGLE ROCK HIGH SCHOOL Hello, This is Principal Keipp with some athletics updates. Congratulations to our outstanding Middle School Flag Football Teams and coaches Abram, Luis, and Kim! Our girls’ team are East Region Div. 2 Runner Ups and our Boys are East Region Div. 1 Champions. Both teams play in the next round of playoffs at Los Angeles Academy Middle School. Boys play at 9:05a and Girls at 11:30am. Due to air quality, the NEW time is TOMORROW, Saturday, October 12, at 3pm for Junior Varsity football and 6pm for Varsity football at Lincoln High School. Thank you to Coach Vergara and Coach Moran! Congratulations to our Fall sports who are competing and representing our school so very well! Girls’ tennis played well against Downtown Magnets this week. Thank you Coach Jacobson! Boys’ water polo finished 4th in last weekend’s Don Lugo tournament. Thank you Coach Alan! Cross country continues to run faster than the wind at their meets at LA Historical Park. Thank you Coach Martinez! Girls VB plays Marshall for day games on Thursday before Student-Led Conferences. Check out this article in the Occidental College newspaper to learn about our team and Coach Tim: https://www.theoccidentalnews.com/news/community/2019/10/08/they-love-each-other-like-sisters-erhs-varsity-girls-volleyball-team-has-a-strong-bond-and-an-even-stronger-season/289884 Eagle Rock's Athletics program supports the academic, physical, and social-emotional growth of our students. Thank you to our Athletic Director Richard Martinez and Asst. Athletic Directors De Leon and Aguilar! On Thursday, October 17th, Eagle Rock JR/SR High School will be hosting its regularly scheduled “Student-Led Parent-Teacher Conference” for currently enrolled students from 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Prior to conferencing, we will be passing out the Midterm report cards in front of the Attendance Office/ Library. Also, prior to Parent Conference, from 5:30pm – 6:00pm, we will be holding our Annual Title I meeting in the Student Cafeteria.