March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018


Session #4 Course Descriptions

Smarter-Balanced English Language Assessment
See the link on the Announcements 

Spring Conferences
See the link on the Announcements

LGBTQ Volunteers Needed for Photography Project! Click here for the flyer
Camp Cispus applications 
They are available, must be filled out and submitted prior to leaving for Spring break (March 30th), if you do not have your application yet, please see Karen to pick one up. (Griggs)  

Nature Nurtures Farm
Come to Nature Nurtures Farm next Advisory Day Afternoon - Wednesday, 3/14/18! We have 9 seats in the van, so talk to Quasar ASAP if interested. I'll try to track down the regular crew! We are working on rehabbing their children's garden & probably cleaning horse stalls. Fun times, good people, horses! Service Learning Hours! (Surprise)

Next Advisory Day Afternoon - Wednesday, 3/14/18! Join the discussion! Diverse opinions welcome! 

Teen Council of Thurston County 
They are accepting applications for next year! Teen Council is a group run through Planned Parenthood in which teens teach sex ed to Middle and High School students. If you want an application/more information talk to Avery. (Savin) 

Super Smash Bros tournament fundraiser
On April 25, 2018, during Activity Time after Session Registration, we are hosting a Super Smash Bros tournament fundraiser to benefit Blue Nile and our Ethiopian student, Bemelke. Students and staff are welcome to battle; suggested donation at least $3 per person. Sign up with a partner (or we will find you one) in the office or see Nikki if you have any questions. (Winkley)

Scholarship Opportunities
The West Olympia Rotary Scholarship is now available and is due March 15. Any student who is attending college next year and has a history of community service (meaning all Avanti students) is eligible. Stop by Heather's office for an application or download it directly from the website:


Remember to eat the most important meal of the day at school! Avanti serves breakfast from 8:00-8:30 am each morning in the lunchroom.

Math tutors needed
Peer tutors needed for math Fridays from 12:20-2:20 pm. Help students create a better understanding of their Learning Plans and earn Service Learning credit at the same time. Connect with Nikki for more details or to sign up. (Winkley)

Assembly Announcements form
You must fill out this form (click here)! if you wish to make announcements at the Assembly. We will now be taking surveys so that announcements will maintain relevance to school activities. Only people who fill out this survey and get approval will be allowed to make announcements. (ASB)

Make an appointment with the counselor
I've created a link to a form on the Counselor's page that students can fill out and send to me when they need to meet with me, either for academic or personal reasons. Once you've sent the form, please be sure to check your email for my response! (Kazda)

Daily Bulletin form
Click here to request information placed on the Daily Bulletin.