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December 9

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  Live the life you’ve imagined.”                   Henry David Thoreau

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s lunch is Kung Pao Chicken with noodles and a cookie.                                                                                                                                             

 

“I like cookies and milk, but I would rather have you!”  The Senior & Junior class would like to ask you to Homestead’s annual Winter Ball.  Ticket sales end on 12/10.  Prices are $45 with ASB and $50 without.  You must have your completed and signed permission slip and ID card to buy a ticket.  Permission slips are on line under Student Life > Student Store.                  J. Kirby

 

Winter Pops Orchestra Concert! Enjoy a night of amazing music from movies such as Mulan, The Avengers and Lion King, from composers such as Marianna Martines, Astor Piazzolla and Mikhail Glinka, and some holiday music too.

The Winter Pops Concert features the orchestra programs from both Cupertino and Homestead High. The concert is free and will take place in the Homestead High School Auditorium on Wednesday, December 11 at 7:30pm. See you there!                 

                  J. Burn

Hey freshmen! HOP is hosting their annual Hot Chocolate Social Friday, December 13th during lunch in the quad. We will also have special toppings such as marshmallows, candy canes, and whipped cream. This is a perfect opportunity for you to destress before finals week and indulge in a festive treat.                   C. Nafrada

 

The Biennial Homestead High School Career Fair will take place in the morning of Monday, January 13th, 2020.  Over 60 speakers representing various careers and industry will share their career story.  Students will have an opportunity to attend three sessions during the fair.  Please visit our website for the special bell schedule. A list of speakers and room locations will be published by January 8th so you can choose in advance.                  M. Lund

 

Missing something?  Check the Lost and Found.  All unclaimed items will be donated to charity on December 19th.

                  N. Swendig

 

CLUBS

 

Drama Club presents...Improv week! Finals got you down? Dead week gotcha feeling...dead? Well, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at lunch this week four teams will battle it out in improv games to see which class is the master of laughter! We have the Freshman vs. Sophomores on Monday, Juniors vs. Seniors on Wednesday, and finally, a championship game on Friday between the those who prevailed! Come to the Black Box located between the auditorium and band room at lunch to laugh away the pain!                  L. Lloyd

 

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A Week of Saving 11% - 20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                  L. Fisher

December 6

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Procrastination can be our worst enemy at times, especially leading into the end of the semester. Focus on planning ahead to make sure you are not waiting until the last day to complete assignments. This will help keep your stress levels down. You can do it!

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s lunch is Chicken alfredo with vegetables.                                                                                                                                             

 

“Can I have your picture so I can show Santa what I want for Christmas?”  The Senior & Junior class would like to ask you to Homestead’s annual Winter Ball.  Ticket sales end on 12/10.  Prices are $45 with ASB and $50 without.  You must have your completed and signed permission slip and ID card to buy a ticket.  Permission slips are on line under Student Life > Student Store.                                                                                                                                                                               J. Kirby                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

Hey freshmen! HOP is hosting their annual Hot Chocolate Social Friday, December 13th during lunch in the quad. We will also have special toppings such as marshmallows, candy canes, and whipped cream. This is a perfect opportunity for you to destress before finals week and indulge in a festive treat.                                                     C. Nafrada

 

Missing something?  Check the Lost and Found.  All unclaimed items will be donated to charity on December 19th.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     N. Swendig

 

CLUBS

 

First-ever Frontier/Tri-M Open Mic event!  De-stress before finals with Frontier and Tri-M at the Open Mic is TODAY at 4pm in the Auditorium! Bring your writing, art, and music to present, or feel free to enjoy the live show.               J. Burn

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It is after school TODAY in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                                                                                                            J. Birdsong

 

Homestead’s Red Cross, E-sports, and Table-top clubs is hosting a Game Night TONIGHT after-school from 4-6 in the cafeteria! There will be Nintendo switches on a projector screen, unique board games, and snacks! Admission is 3 dollars with ASB, 5 without, and ALL proceeds will be donated directly the Wildfire Relief Fund for the CA wildfires. Come to have a great time and to support a cause near to us!                                                                                             S. Wilson

 

Stressed for finals? Speech and debate club's got your back! Come to our first social of the year on December 20, the Friday after finals are finished! Meet us at Panda Express on Stevens Creek Blvd from 10am - 10 pm. Make sure you mention homestead speech and debate! See you there!                                                                                                        N. Owsley

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A Week of Saving 11% - 20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                                                                                                                                                 L. Fisher

 

Happy Mustang Green Friday to all students and spirited staff! Thanks to all the staff that wore green today, today’s winner for a free lunch at Terri’s Kitchen is…

December 5

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Procrastination can be our worst enemy at times, especially leading into the end of the semester. Focus on planning ahead to make sure you are not waiting until the last day to complete assignments. This will help keep your stress levels down. You can do it!

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s lunch is Baked chicken with veggies and a roll.

                                                                                                                                                

Tomorrow is the last day of Winter Spirit Week!  Make sure to wear white and neon and come to the Blacklight rally during tutorial.        J. Kirby 

 

“Did this ski lift go to heaven? Because I’m seeing an angel!”  The Senior & Junior class would like to ask you to Homestead’s annual Winter Ball.  Ticket sales end on 12/10.  Prices are $45 with ASB and $50 without.  You must have your completed and signed permission slip and ID card to buy a ticket.  Permission slips are on line under Student Life > Student Store.                                                                                                                                       J. Kirby    

 

The Winter Jazz Concert is TONIGHT! Come hear Homestead's outstanding Jazz Choir, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, and special guests, the Footnotes Jazz Band TONIGHT at 7:30pm. The Concert is free although donations are accepted.                                                                                    

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          J. Burn 

Miss out on our auditions for the Homestead Winter Guard last week? Don’t worry, there is still time! We are still accepting new members for the Junior Varsity winter guard until Dec. 7th. If you’re interested, talk to Mr. Rendon in the Band Room for more information! S. Gongwer                 

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From today through Friday, we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person as we spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                           J. Kirby

 

Missing something?  Check the Lost and Found.  All unclaimed items will be donated to charity on December 19th.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                N. Swendig

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This bus will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                                                                                                                                                                T. Goulet    

 

 

CLUBS

 

First-ever Frontier/Tri-M Open Mic event!  De-stress before finals with Frontier and Tri-M at the Open Mic this Friday at 4pm in the Auditorium! Bring your writing, art, and music to present, or feel free to enjoy the live show.                                                                                                J. Burn

 

Winter break is just around the corner, and the HHS Library has lots of great books for you!  How about an e-book or audio book for your long car trip or flight? Use the free, Sora app to read on your phone, computer, or tablet. Come to the library or check out our video on the library webpage to find out how to access!                                                                                                                                                                                                                               R. Berner

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 J. Birdsong

 

Homestead’s Red Cross, E-sports, and Table-top clubs will be hosting a Game Night this Friday after-school from 4-6 in the cafeteria! There will be Nintendo switches on a projector screen, unique board games, and snacks! Admission is 3 dollars with ASB, 5 without, and ALL proceeds will be donated directly the Wildfire Relief Fund for the CA wildfires. Come to have a great time and to support a cause near to us!                S. Wilson

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A Week of Saving 11% - 20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off. L. Fisher

 

 

December 4

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Procrastination can be our worst enemy at times, especially leading into the end of the semester. Focus on planning ahead to make sure you are not waiting until the last day to complete assignments. This will help keep your stress levels down. You can do it!

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s lunch is BBQ Day; Burgers, sausage, ribs and veggie burgers.

                                                                                                                                                

Winter Spirit Week is this week! Tomorrow is Festive Colors Day!  Wear colors that put you in a festive holiday mood. Friday is the Blacklight Rally, so make sure to wear white and neon!                                                                                                                                                                                       J. Kirby 

 

“Hey you, if you were a tree you’d be an evergreen, because I bet you look this good year round!”  The Senior & Junior class would like to ask you to Homestead’s annual Winter Ball.  Ticket sales are in the ASB office during brunch and lunch. Prices are $45 with ASB and $50 without.  You must have your completed and signed permission slip and ID card to buy a ticket.  Ticket sales end on December 10th.  Permission slips are on line under Student Life > Student Store.                                                                                                                                                                                                                         J. Kirby    

 

The Homestead Winter Concert Series begins this week. Choir is today, Jazz is tomorrow, Homestead and Cupertino Orchestras perform on December 11th.    Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band will perform 2 shows on December 12th, the first at 6 pm and the second show at 8 pm.  All other shows are at 7:30 in the Auditorium.  The concerts are free and donations are always welcome.                                                                                   P. Rendon

 

Miss out on our auditions for the Homestead Winter Guard last week? Don’t worry, there is still time! We are still accepting new members for the Junior Varsity winter guard until Dec. 7th. If you’re interested, talk to Mr. Rendon in the Band Room for more information! S. Gongwer                 

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From today through Friday, we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person as we spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                           J. Kirby

 

Missing something?  Check the Lost and Found.  All unclaimed items will be donated to charity on December 19th.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                N. Swendig

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This bus will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                                                                                                                                                                T. Goulet    

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                                                                                                                  E. San Cristobal

 

CLUBS

 

Hello Homestead! Chess Club is going to have our first tournament today. Please come to A204 at lunch for some friendly chess competition.      G. Auten

 

Winter break is just around the corner, and the HHS Library has lots of great books for you!  How about an e-book or audio book for your long car trip or flight? Use the free, Sora app to read on your phone, computer, or tablet. Come to the library or check out our video on the library webpage to find out how to access!                                                                                                                                                                                                                               R. Berner

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 J. Birdsong

 

Homestead’s Red Cross, E-sports, and Table-top clubs will be hosting a Game Night this Friday after-school from 4-6 in the cafeteria! There will be Nintendo switches on a projector screen, unique board games, and snacks! Admission is 3 dollars with ASB, 5 without, and ALL proceeds will be donated directly the Wildfire Relief Fund for the CA wildfires. Come to have a great time and to support a cause near to us!                S. Wilson

 

This is a reminder that badminton club will be having a meeting today during lunch.                                                         S. Fung

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A Week of Saving 11% - 20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.

December 3

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Procrastination can be our worst enemy at times, especially leading into the end of the semester. Focus on planning ahead to make sure you are not waiting until the last day to complete assignments. This will help keep your stress levels down. You can do it!

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Taco Bar.

                                                                                                                                                

Winter Spirit Week is this week! Tomorrow, wear a Holiday Sweater!  Thursday is Festive Colors Day. Wear colors that put you in a festive holiday mood. Friday is the Blacklight Rally, so make sure to wear white and neon!                J. Kirby 

 

“Hey you, you’re like a snowflake…beautiful and one of a kind!”  The Senior & Junior class would like to ask you to Homestead’s annual Winter Ball.  Ticket sales begin today in the ASB office, during brunch and lunch. Prices are $45 with ASB and $50 without.  You must have your completed and signed permission slip and ID card to buy a ticket.  Permission slips are in the ASB office.                                                                                                                                                   J. Kirby

 

The Homestead Winter Concert Series begins this week. Choir is December 4th, Jazz is December 5th, Homestead and Cupertino Orchestras perform on December 11th .    Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band will perform 2 shows on December 12th, the first at 6 pm and the second show at 8 pm.  All other shows are at 7:30 in the Auditorium.  The concerts are free and donations are always welcome.                                                                                                            P. Rendon

 

Miss out on our auditions for the Homestead Winter Guard last week? Don’t worry, there is still time! We are still accepting new members for the Junior Varsity winter guard until Dec. 7th. If you’re interested, talk to Mr. Rendon in the Band Room for more information!                                                                                                                                                           S. Gongwer                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From today through Friday, we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person as we spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                                                                               J. Kirby

 

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This but will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                                                                                                                                                            T. Goulet                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                          E. San Cristobal

 

CLUBS

 

Hey Mustangs! Come out to Economics Club's fifth general meeting today at lunch in B205. We will be playing a fun game of jeopardy, which will cover all the concepts we've learned so far! See you there!                                        C. Heaton

 

Hello Homestead! Chess Club is going to have our first tournament this Wednesday, 12/4. Please come to A204 at lunch for some friendly chess competition.                                                                                                                                     G. Auten

 

 

Winter break is just around the corner, and the HHS Library has lots of great books for you!  How about an e-book or audio book for your long car trip or flight? Use the free, Sora app to read on your phone, computer, or tablet. Come to the library or check out our video on the library webpage to find out how to access!                                             R. Berner

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                                                          J. Birdsong

 

Homestead’s Red Cross, E-sports, and Table-top clubs will be hosting a Game Night this Friday after-school from 4-6 in the cafeteria! There will be Nintendo switches on a projector screen, unique board games, and snacks! Admission is 3 dollars with ASB, 5 without, and ALL proceeds will be donated directly the Wildfire Relief Fund for the CA wildfires. Come to have a great time and to support a cause near to us!                                                                                             S. Wilson

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A WEEK of saving 11% - 20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                                                                                                                                                 L. Fisher

 

 

 

December 2

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Procrastination can be our worst enemy at times, especially leading into the end of the semester. Focus on planning ahead to make sure you are not waiting until the last day to complete assignments. This will help keep your stress levels down. You can do it!

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Kung Pao chicken with noodles and a cookie.

                                                                                                                                                

Winter Spirit Week is this week! Tomorrow is Flannel Day. Wear any Flannel patterned clothing items. On Wednesday, wear a Holiday Sweater. Thursday is Festive Colors Day. Wear colors that put you in a festive holiday mood. Friday is the Blacklight Rally, so make sure to wear white and neon!                  J. Kirby 

 

The Class of 2019 and 2020 is excited to announce Homestead's 2019 Winter Ball - "Snow Ball". This formal affair will take place on Thursday, December 19th from 7-10PM at the elegant, Villa Ragusa in the heart of downtown Campbell. An iconic high school moment, Winter Ball is the year's only formal dance for Freshmen and Sophomores. This dance allows students to bring guests from other schools. Check your class insta page and stay tuned to this week's morning announcements for more information.                  J. Kirby

 

The Homestead Winter Concert Series begins this week. Choir is December 4th, Jazz is December 5th, Homestead and Cupertino Orchestras perform on December 11th .    Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band will perform 2 shows on December 12th, the first at 6 pm and the second show at 8 pm.  All other shows are at 7:30 in the Auditorium.  The concerts are free and donations are always welcome.                  P. Rendon                 

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From December 3rd to December 6th we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person as we spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                  J. Kirby

 

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This but will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                  T. Goulet                 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                  E. San Cristobal

 

CLUBS

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                  J. Birdsong

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A WEEK of saving 11% -  20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                  L. Fisher

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November 27

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “The first step to achieving your goal, is to take a moment to respect your goal. Know what it means to you to achieve it.” – Dwayne Johnson

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is turkey, gravy and mashed potatoes.

                                                                                                                                                

There is a special bell schedule TODAY.  It is not a late start day.  Please see the website for the special bell schedule.                 

                  N. Swendig

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units TODAY from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!                  S. Gongwer                 

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From December 3rd to December 6th we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person. And like this we will spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                  J. Kirby

 

The annual exchange program trip to Hsinchu and Taipei, Taiwan will occur April 11-19, 2020. The Cupertino-Hsinchu Sister City student exchange program will hold an informational meeting on Monday, December 2, from 7-8pm at the Cupertino Community Hall.  See the website for more information.                  T. Goulet

 

Spirit week is just around the corner.  Monday, December 2nd is PJ Day!  In addition, the blacklight rally is coming up next Friday, December 6th in the large gym during tutorial. Get excited for guest performances from student groups like bhangra, film, cheer, and the Equestriettes. Make sure to wear white or neon colors and bring your best Homestead spirit, we'll see you there mustangs!                  J. Kirby 

 

The Homestead Winter Concert Series begins next week. Choir is December 4th, Jazz is December 5th, Homestead and Cupertino Orchestras perform on December 11th .    Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band will perform 2 shows on December 12th, the first at 6 pm and the second show at 8 pm.  All other shows are at 7:30 in the Auditorium.  The concerts are free and donations are always welcome.                  P. Rendon                 

 

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This but will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                  T. Goulet                 

 

 

CLUBS

 

Hello! Stop by Gong Cha TODAY to support American Sign Language Club! Just be sure to show the flyer as you make your purchase, which can be found on our instagram @homesteadsignlanguage.                  A. Esswein

 

Relax with friends while doing service for your community and earn SERVICE HOURS at Night of Service, TODAY  in the quad from 2 to 6pm. Homestead Interact, Key, CSF, NHS, and Red Cross will be hosting fun service-related games, and there will be a HYDRO FLASK RAFFLE! See you there!                  K. Heaney

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                  J. Birdsong

 

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A WEEK of saving 11% -  20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                  L. Fisher

 

 

November 26

 

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “The first step to achieving your goal, is to take a moment to respect your goal. Know what it means to you to achieve it.” – Dwayne Johnson

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Nacho Bar.

                                                                                                                                                

There is a special bell schedule this Wednesday, November 27th.  It is not a late start day.  Please see the website for the special bell schedule.                  N. Swendig

 

Hey Homestead! Leadership is looking for enthusiastic and spirited MCs for the upcoming Backlight rally. If you or your friends are interested, please come to the Large Gym TODAY at lunch to tryout. It is a great chance to show off your emcee skills in front of the whole school! Please contact the ASB Rally Commissioners Grace Hendricks or Anoushka Tambay with any questions.                  J. Kirby

 

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units this Wednesday, Nov. 27th from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!                  S. Gongwer                 

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From December 3rd to December 6th we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person. And like this we will spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                  J. Kirby

 

The annual exchange program trip to Hsinchu and Taipei, Taiwan will occur April 11-19, 2020. The Cupertino-Hsinchu Sister City student exchange program will hold an informational meeting on Monday, December 2, from 7-8pm at the Cupertino Community Hall.  See the website for more information.                  T. Goulet

 

Spirit week is just around the corner.  Monday, December 2nd is PJ Day!  In addition, the blacklight rally is coming up next Friday, December 6th in the large gym during tutorial. Get excited for guest performances from student groups like bhangra, film, cheer, and the Equestriettes. Make sure to wear white or neon colors and bring your best Homestead spirit, we'll see you there mustangs!                  J. Kirby 

 

The Homestead Winter Concert Series begins next week. Choir is December 4th, Jazz is December 5th, Homestead and Cupertino Orchestras perform on December 11th .    Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band will perform 2 shows on December 12th, the first at 6 pm and the second show at 8 pm.  All other shows are at 7:30 in the Auditorium.  The concerts are free and donations are always welcome.                  P. Rendon                 

 

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This but will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                  T. Goulet                 

 

 

CLUBS

 

Hello! Stop by Gong Cha this week from Monday-Wednesday to support American Sign Language Club! Just be sure to show the flyer as you make your purchase, which can be found on our instagram @homesteadsignlanguage.                 

                  A. Esswein

Relax with friends while doing service for your community and earn SERVICE HOURS at Night of Service on Wednesday, November 27th  in the quad from 2 to 6pm. Homestead Interact, Key, CSF, NHS, and Red Cross will be hosting fun service-related games, and there will be a HYDRO FLASK RAFFLE! See you there!                  K. Heaney

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                  J. Birdsong

 

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A WEEK of saving 11% -  20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                  L. Fisher

 

 

 

November 25

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “The first step to achieving your goal, is to take a moment to respect your goal. Know what it means to you to achieve it.” – Dwayne Johnson

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Kung Pao Chicken with noodles and a cookie .

                                                                                                                                                

There is a special bell schedule this Wednesday, November 27th.  It is not a late start day.  Please see the website for the special bell schedule.                                                                                                                                                                    N. Swendig

 

The annual exchange program trip to Hsinchu and Taipei, Taiwan will occur April 11-19, 2020. The Cupertino-Hsinchu Sister City student exchange program will hold an informational meeting on Monday, December 2, from 7-8pm at the Cupertino Community Hall.  See the website for more information.                                                                                       T. Goulet

 

Hey Homestead! Leadership is looking for enthusiastic and spirited MCs for the upcoming Backlight rally. If you or your friends are interested, please come to the Large Gym on Tuesday November 26th at lunch to tryout. It is a great chance to show off your emcee skills in front of the whole school! Please contact the ASB Rally Commissioners Grace Hendricks or Anoushka Tambay with any questions.                                                                                                                                            J. Kirby

 

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units on Wednesday, Nov. 27th from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!                                                                                                                                             S. Gongwer                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

 

Homestead now has its very own Student Life Committee. This committee spreads positivity and brings the Homestead family closer through various events. From December 3rd to December 6th we will be handing out clothespin with positive notes on it which will be passed on to another person. And like this we will spread positivity around the Campus. Please follow our committee page @homesteadstudentlife for more updates.                                                   J. Kirby

 

Spirit week is just around the corner.  Monday, December 2nd is PJ Day!  In addition, the blacklight rally is coming up next Friday, December 6th in the large gym during tutorial. Get excited for guest performances from student groups like bhangra, film, cheer, and the Equestriettes. Make sure to wear white or neon colors and bring your best Homestead spirit, we'll see you there mustangs!                                                                                                                               J. Kirby 

 

The VTA bus route 51H connecting Los Altos and HHS via CMS will start running on Dec. 28th. Get to school without getting wet and mitigating the traffic congestion! This but will have 3 trips in the morning and 3 in the afternoon. We thank FUHSD, CUSD, CMS, and HHS for supporting the community and working with the VTA to make this happen.

See the website for more information.                                                                                                                                                             T. Goulet                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                           E. San Cristobal

 

 

CLUBS

 

Relax with friends while doing service for your community and earn SERVICE HOURS at Night of Service next Wednesday, November 27th  in the quad from 2 to 6pm. Homestead Interact, Key, CSF, NHS, and Red Cross will be hosting fun service-related games, and there will be a HYDRO FLASK RAFFLE! See you there!                                   K. Heaney

 

If tests or college apps are stressing you out, come to JNHS/J-Club's Movie and Tea Social to watch Ponyo and relax with your friends! It will be after school on Friday, December 6th in L103. Admission is free and there will be snacks and drinks. Don't forget to bring blankets and pillows. Hope to see you there!                                                                      J. Birdsong

 

 

SPORTS

 

Homestead High School Athletic Boosters is thrilled to present A WEEK of saving 11% -  20% off at the Sports Basement.  Please join us anytime from December 13 - December 19, 2019 online or in store.  If you are a Sports Basmenteer, you will receive 20% off.                                                                                                                                                                                    L. Fisher

 

 

November 22

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth and your heart for love. 

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is chicken alfredo with vegetables.

                                                                                                                                                

Mustangs, come out and cheer on our varsity football team TONIGHT! This CCS semi-final game is at Leland High School at 7:00 pm.        S. Lavelle

 

The annual exchange program trip to Hsinchu and Taipei, Taiwan will occur April 11-19, 2020. The Cupertino-Hsinchu Sister City student exchange program will hold an informational meeting on Monday, December 2, from 7-8pm at the Cupertino Community Hall.  See the website for more information.     T. Goulet

 

Hey Homestead! Leadership is looking for enthusiastic and spirited MCs for the upcoming Backlight rally. If you or your friends are interested, please come to the Large Gym on Tuesday November 26th at lunch to tryout. It is a great chance to show off your emcee skills in front of the whole school! Please contact the ASB Rally Commissioners Grace Hendricks or Anoushka Tambay with any questions.                                           J. Kirby

 

Homestead! Today is Show Me the Points for Children/Teen Items and cash.  It also concludes our amazing Canned Food Drive!  Thank you for all the donations and contributions to Sunnyvale Community Services.                                                                                         J. Kirby

 

There is a special bell schedule on Wednesday, November 27th.  It is not a late start day.  Please see the website for the special bell schedule.        N. Swendig

                                                                                                                                                                                

 

CLASS NEWS

 

If you would like to purchase ad space in the 2020 yearbook, TODAY is the deadline for submitting your ad order form and paperwork. To find a copy of the order form and directions for submission, please visit www.hhspegasus.com.                                                              

                                                                                                                                                                  M. Bridge

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                                                  E. San Cristobal

 

 

CLUBS

 

There’s been a crime committed at Homestead. Santa Clara County’s District Attorney Jeff Rosen is coming to preside as Homestead Mock Trial presents the case. Come out to C210 TODAY from 3:30 to 6:30 to hear the verdict!                                                             S. Wilson

 

Relax with friends while doing service for your community and earn SERVICE HOURS at Night of Service next Wednesday, November 27th  in the quad from 2 to 6pm. Homestead Interact, Key, CSF, NHS, and Red Cross will be hosting fun service-related games, and there will be a HYDRO FLASK RAFFLE! See you there!                                                                                                                                                                  K. Heaney

 

 

SPORTS

 

Attention softball players:  Softball is having a preseason meeting today at lunch out at the softball field.  Please attend if you plan on playing softball for Homestead in the spring.           S. Lavelle

November 21

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth and your heart for love. 

 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is baked chicken with veggies and a roll.

                                                                                                                                                

Mustangs! Be sure to come and cheer on our varsity football team at the CCS semi-final game at Leland High School this Friday at 7:00 pm.          S. Lavelle

 

Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades are available in the Infinite Campus Portal.                                       H. Parrish

 

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units on Wednesday, Nov. 27th from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!                 S. Gongwer         

 

The Canned Food Drive concludes tomorrow.  Please remember to donate cash and toys for kids & teens.              J. Kirby

 

There is a special bell schedule on Wednesday, November 27th.  It is not a late start day.  Please see the website for the special bell schedule.           N. Swendig

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                T. Goulet

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

The Homestead High School yearbook has a long tradition of featuring grad ads and tribute pages for graduating seniors. If you would like to purchase ad space in the 2020 yearbook, now is your last chance! The final deadline for submitting your ad order form and paperwork is tomorrow.  To find a copy of the order form and directions for submission, please visit www.hhspegasus.com.                                                                      M. Bridge

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                                                                                                                  E. San Cristobal

 

 

CLUBS

 

Mustangs! Come out to play Spikeball today during lunch on the baseball fields.                                                             S. Frausto

 

The Difference Among Us, Key Club and Mental Health & Awareness Cubs are partnering together to spread positivity on campus.  Check out the booths in the quad during lunch.                                                                                                                                                                                                S. Barton    

 

There’s been a crime committed at Homestead. Santa Clara County’s District Attorney Jeff Rosen is coming to preside as Homestead Mock Trial presents the case. Come out to C210 this Friday the 22nd from 3:30 to 6:30 to hear the verdict!

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     S. Wilson

SPORTS

 

Attention softball players:  Softball will have a preseason meeting this Friday at lunch out at the softball field.  Please attend if you plan on playing softball for Homestead in the spring.                                                                                                                                                                                    S. Lavelle    

November 20

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth and your heart for love. 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is BBQ Day. Burgers, Italian sausage, ribs and veggie burgers.

 

Auditions!  Auditions continue today for the student-directed, student-produced and student performed ONE ACTS!  Come to the auditorium today or tomorrow at 3:30 PM and be apart of the fun.  There's nothing to prepare just come on down!                                    L. Lloyd

                                                                                                                                                   

Mustangs! Be sure to come and cheer on our varsity football team as they play Leland at the CCS semi-final game at Leland High School at 7:00 pm this Friday.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     S. Lavelle

 

Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades are available in the Infinite Campus Portal.                                       H. Parrish

 

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units on Wednesday, Nov. 27th from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!                 S. Gongwer         

 

The Canned Food Drive Continues. Today we are collecting healthy cereal AND personal care items!                         J. Kirby

 

There is a special bell schedule on Wednesday, November 27th.  It is not an early start day.  Please see the website for the special bell schedule.      N. Swendig

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                T. Goulet

 

CLASS NEWS

 

The Homestead High School yearbook has a long tradition of featuring grad ads and tribute pages for graduating seniors. If you would like to purchase ad space in the 2020 yearbook, now is your last chance! The final deadline for submitting your ad order form and paperwork is this Friday, November 22.  To find a copy of the order form and directions for submission, please visit www.hhspegasus.com.                              M. Bridge

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                                                                                                                  E. San Cristobal

 

CLUBS

 

Hey homestead! Come out to the bike club's repair workshop TODAY from 4:30 to 6 pm in the quad and get your bike fixed for free!            D. Nunez               

 

Mustangs! Come out to play Spikeball this Thursday during Lunch. We hope to see you out on the baseball fields this Thursday! S. Frausto

 

The Difference Among Us, Key Club and Mental Health & Awareness Cubs are partnering together to spread positivity on campus.  Check out the booths in the quad during lunch this week.                                                                                                                                                                          S. Barton    

 

There’s been a crime committed at Homestead. Santa Clara County’s District Attorney Jeff Rosen is coming to preside as Homestead Mock Trial presents the case. Come out to C210 this Friday the 22nd from 3:30 to 6:30 to hear the verdict!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     S. Wilson

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

Seniors, we will have a last minute Cal State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) Drop-In Application Workshop TODAY in the College & Career Center from 3:30pm until you hit the submit button! Bring a credit card.  Food and drinks will be provided. Sign up in Naviance, under College Visits.      M. Lund

 

SPORTS

 

Attention softball players:  Softball will have a preseason meeting this Friday at lunch out at the softball field.  Please attend if you plan on playing softball for Homestead in the spring.                                                                                                                                                                                    S. Lavelle    

November 19

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth and your heart for love. 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Taco Bar.

 

Auditions!  Auditions are today and tomorrow (Wednesday) for the student-directed, student-produced and student performed ONE ACTS!  Come to the auditorium today or tomorrow at 3:30 PM and be apart of the fun.  There's nothing to prepare just come on down! L. Lloyd

                                                                                                                                                    

Dance team fundraiser at Chipotle – Come out to the Chipotle on Homestead Road TODAY between 4-8pm, and show your support for the Homestead Equestriettes Dance Team! A portion of your purchase will go to the team when you present a flyer. Check out our Instagram, homestead_dance, for flyer and details.                                                                                                                                                        S. Frausto

 

Mustangs! Be sure to come and cheer on our varsity football team as they play Leland at the CCS semi-final game at Leland High School at 7:00 pm this Friday.                                                                                                                                                                   S. Lavelle

 

Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades are available in the Infinite Campus Portal.                             H. Parrish

 

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units on Wednesday, Nov. 27th from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!  S. Gongwer      

 

The Canned Food Drive Continues. Wednesday’s donations are Healthy Cereal!                                                  J. Kirby

 

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                                                                                                                                      T. Goulet

 

CLASS NEWS

 

The Homestead High School yearbook has a long tradition of featuring grad ads and tribute pages for graduating seniors. If you would like to purchase ad space in the 2020 yearbook, now is your last chance! The final deadline for submitting your ad order form and paperwork is this Friday, November 22.  To find a copy of the order form and directions for submission, please visit www.hhspegasus.com.                             M. Bridge

 

CLUBS

 

Hey homestead! Come out to the bike club's repair workshop on Wednesday 4:30 to 6 pm in the quad and get your bike fixed for free!      D. Nunez          

 

The Difference Among Us, Key Club and Mental Health & Awareness Cubs are partnering together to spread positivity on campus.  Check out the booths in the quad during lunch this week.                                                                                                                         S. Barton  

 

There’s been a crime committed at Homestead. Santa Clara County’s District Attorney Jeff Rosen is coming to preside as Homestead Mock Trial presents the case. Come out to C210 this Friday the 22nd from 3:30 to 6:30 to hear the verdict!

                                                                                                                                                                   S. Wilson

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

Seniors, we will have a last minute Cal State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) Drop-In Application Workshop on Wednesday, November 20th in the College & Career Center from 3:30pm until you hit the submit button! Bring a credit card.  Food and drinks will be provided. Sign up in Naviance, under College Visits.                                                                                                                                                M. Lund

 

SPORTS

 

Attention softball players:  Softball will have a preseason meeting this Friday at lunch out at the softball field.  Please attend if you plan on playing softball for Homestead in the spring.                                                                                                                              S. Lavelle  

November 18

TIP OF THE WEEK:  Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth and your heart for love. 

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Kung Pao Chicken with noodles and a cookie.

                                                                                                                                                    

Calling all performance groups, dancers, singers, and individuals hoping to perform in the upcoming black light rally! Performer tryouts will be held TODAY at lunch in the large gym. Get excited Mustangs, we hope to see you there!                                                                                                

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         J. Kirby

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                T. Goulet

 

Dance team fundraiser at Chipotle – Come out to the Chipotle on Homestead Rd on Tuesday November 19th between 4-8pm, and show your support for the Homestead Equestriettes Dance Team! A portion of your purchase will go to the team when you present a flyer. Check out our Instagram, homestead_dance, for flyer and details.                                                                                                                                                                                                      S. Frausto

 

Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades are available in the Infinite Campus Portal.                                       H. Parrish

 

The Award Winning Homestead Winter Guard will be hosting open auditions for both their Varsity and Junior Varisty units on Wednesday, Nov. 27th from 6:30-9:30. What a perfect way to make new friends and push yourself! We will be meeting at the band room. Come check it out!                 S. Gongwer         

 

The Canned Food Drive Continues. Thank you for donating Personal Care Items today!  Wednesday’s donations are Healthy Cereal!          J. Kirby

 

CLASS NEWS

 

The Homestead High School yearbook has a long tradition of featuring grad ads and tribute pages for graduating seniors. If you would like to purchase ad space in the 2020 yearbook, now is your last chance! The final deadline for submitting your ad order form and paperwork is this Friday, November 22.  To find a copy of the order form and directions for submission, please visit www.hhspegasus.com.                              M. Bridge

 

CLUBS

 

Hi Homestead! Fwd: Love and National Art Honor Society invite you to take an encouraging note from our Wall of Positivity in the quad. We hope this will help brighten your day.                                                                                                                                                                                                R. Berner

 

The Difference Among Us, Key Club and Mental Health & Awareness Cubs are partnering together to spread positivity on campus.  Check out the booths in the quad during lunch from November 18 – 22.                                                                                                                                          S. Barton    

 

 

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

Seniors, we will have a last minute Cal State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) Drop-In Application Workshop on Wednesday, November 20th in the College & Career Center from 3:30pm until you hit the submit button! Bring a credit card.  Food and drinks will be provided. Sign up in Naviance, under College Visits.                                                                                                                                                                                                         M. Lund

November 15

 

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “Giving is not just about making a donation.  It is about making a difference”. – Kathy Calvin, United

                                                                                                                                                                               Nations Foundation President

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Chicken Alfredo with vegetables.

                                                                                                                                                    

Homestead Varsity Football vs. Mills in CCS playoffs TONIGHT, 7:00Pm at Mustang Stadium.  Per CCS rules, ASB will not be honored.  Students, be sure to bring $5, adults and staff $10.  Go Homestead!                                               S. Lavelle

 

Canned Food Drive begins TODAY and we are collecting Pop Top canned foods.                                                               J. Kirby

 

SECOND PROGRESS REPORT GRADES:   Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades are available in the Infinite Campus Portal. If your parent/guardian hasn’t opened their account on the Infinite Campus Portal yet, please urge them to open their account today!  See the HHS website for more information.                                                           H. Parrish

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Calling all performance groups, dancers, singers, and individuals hoping to perform in the upcoming black light rally! Performer tryouts will be held next week on Monday, November 18th at lunch in the large gym. Get excited Mustangs, we hope to see you there!                                                                                                                                                  J. Kirby

 

Dance team fundraiser at Chipotle – Come out to the Chipotle on Homestead Rd on Tuesday November 19th between 4-8pm, and show your support for the Homestead Equestriettes Dance Team! A portion of your purchase will go to the team when you present a flyer. Check out our Instagram, homestead_dance, for flyer and details.        S. Frausto

 

 

CLUBS

 

Come out to The Differences Among Us meeting today at lunch in C203. We will be learning about hearing disabilities and do a fun activity. Hope to see you there!                                                                                                                                S. Barton

November 14

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “Giving is not just about making a donation.  It is about making a difference”. – Kathy Calvin                                                                                                     

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is baked chicken with veggies and a roll.

                                                                                                                                                    

Homestead Varsity Football vs. Mills in CCS playoffs this Friday, 7:00Pm at Mustang Stadium.  Per CCS rules, ASB will not be honored.  Students, be sure to bring $5, adults and staff $10.  Go Homestead!                                                                                              S. Lavelle

 

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                                                                                                                                      T. Goulet

 

Canned Food Drive begins this Friday during 5th period! We are collecting Pop Top canned foods.   Start collecting your items now. All proceeds will go to the support the Sunnyvale Community Services Center.                                                                                           J. Kirby

 

SECOND PROGRESS REPORT GRADES:   Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades are available in the Infinite Campus Portal. If your parent/guardian hasn’t opened their account on the Infinite Campus Portal yet, please urge them to open their account today!  See the HHS website for more information. H. Parrish

 

Attention students!  If you purchased ASB and have not picked up your spirit shirt, please come to ASB and get your shirt form Mrs. Marugg.         C. Marugg

 

Calling all performance groups, dancers, singers, and individuals hoping to perform in the upcoming black light rally! Performer tryouts will be held next week on Monday, November 18th at lunch in the large gym. Get excited Mustangs, we hope to see you there!             J. Kirby

 

Dance team fundraiser at Chipotle – Come out to the Chipotle on Homestead Rd on Tuesday November 19th between 4-8pm, and show your support for the Homestead Equestriettes Dance Team! A portion of your purchase will go to the team when you present a flyer. Check out our Instagram, homestead_dance, for flyer and details.                                                                                                                                     S. Frausto

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                                                  E. San Cristobal

 

 

KEY CLUB

 

Key Club is meeting today at lunch in Room L105.                                                                                             M. Yale

November 13

 

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “Giving is not just about making a donation.  It is about making a difference”. – Kathy Calvin, United

                                                                                                                                     Nations Foundation President

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is BBQ Day. Burgers, Italian sausage, ribs and veggie burgers.

                                                                                                                                                    

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                                                                                                                                      T. Goulet

 

Canned Food Drive is right around the corner! Collection dates have changed. This 5th period class competition will begin on November 15th. Keep an eye out around campus for information and posters with the collection schedule.  Friday, November 15th is Pop Top canned foods.   Start collecting your items now. All proceeds will go to the support the Sunnyvale Community Services Center.                                                         J. Kirby

 

SECOND PROGRESS REPORT GRADES:   Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades will be available in the Infinite Campus Portal on November 14th, if your parent/guardian hasn’t opened their account on the Infinite Campus Portal yet, please urge them to open their account today!  See the HHS website for more information.                                                                                                                                                H. Parrish

 

Attention students!  If you purchased ASB and have not picked up your spirit shirt, please come to ASB and get your shirt form Mrs. Marugg.         C. Marugg

 

Calling all performance groups, dancers, singers, and individuals hoping to perform in the upcoming black light rally! Performer tryouts will be held next week on Monday, November 18th at lunch in the large gym. Get excited Mustangs, we hope to see you there!             J. Kirby

 

Dance team fundraiser at Chipotle – Come out to the Chipotle on Homestead Rd on Tuesday November 19th between 4-8pm, and show your support for the Homestead Equestriettes Dance Team! A portion of your purchase will go to the team when you present a flyer. Check out our Instagram, homestead_dance, for flyer and details.                                                                                                                                     S. Frausto

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

West Valley seniors! Remember to come to the stadium TODAY during lunch to take your yearbook photo.     HHS/PTSA

 

November 12

TIP OF THE WEEK:  “Giving is not just about making a donation.  It is about making a difference”. – Kathy Calvin, United

                  Nations Foundation President

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Kung Pao chicken with noodles and a cookie.

                                                                                                                                                    

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                  T. Goulet

 

Canned Food Drive is right around the corner! Collection dates have changed. This 5th period class competition will begin on November 15th. Keep an eye out around campus for information and posters with the collection schedule.  Friday, November 15th is Pop Top canned foods.   Start collecting your items now. All proceeds will go to the support the Sunnyvale Community Services Center.                  J. Kirby

 

SECOND PROGRESS REPORT GRADES:   Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades will be available in the Infinite Campus Portal on November 14th, if your parent/guardian hasn’t opened their account on the Infinite Campus Portal yet, please urge them to open their account today!  See the HHS website for more information.                  H. Parrish

 

Attention students!  If you purchased ASB and have not picked up your spirit shirt, please come to ASB and get your shirt form Mrs. Marugg.                  C. Marugg

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

West Valley seniors! Remember to come to the stadium on Wednesday, November 13th during lunch to take your yearbook photo.                  HHS/PTSA

 

 

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

Greetings Mustangs! Are you interested in learning how to create an outstanding resume, and receive feedback from an experienced professional? If so, don't miss BAYCO's 2019 Resume Review Workshop today at 6pm at Cupertino High School Room 204. Please RSVP for the event on our website, bayco.co.                                                           

                  M. Lund

 

ATTENTION FRESHMEN AND SOPHOMORES!  BAYCO (Bay Area Career Youth Opportunities) is a student run organization that provides programs to help students be more successful in their career search.  BAYCO is currently seeking interns from Homestead High.  We are funded by the FUHS Foundation. Check your school loop email for more information.

 

 

November 8

TIP OF THE WEEK:  When you're studying it helps to keep in mind your reasons for doing all this hard work, like a course, college/university, or job you're working towards. It can help to have something in your study space to remind you of your goals to keep moving in the right direction.

 

STUDENTS

 

 

Today’s Lunch is chicken alfredo with capri vegetables.

                                                                                                                                                    

Canned Food Drive is right around the corner! Collection dates have changed. This 5th period class competition will begin on November 15th. Keep an eye out around campus for information and posters with the collection schedule.  Friday, November 15th is Pop Top canned foods.   Start collecting your items now. All proceeds will go to the support the Sunnyvale Community Services Center.                                                                                                                                        J. Kirby

 

SECOND PROGRESS REPORT GRADES:   Students!  Your Second Progress Report grades will be available in the Infinite Campus Portal on November 14th, if your parent/guardian hasn’t opened their account on the Infinite Campus Portal yet, please urge them to open their account today!  See the HHS website for more information.            H. Parrish

 

Students walking down Homestead toward McDonald’s: due to safety concerns during the Bank of America construction at Homestead and Stelling, please cross the street at Kennewick and Homestead then proceed toward Hollenbeck. The construction traffic safety crew appreciates your mindfulness and courtesy!                                T. Goulet

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

West Valley seniors! Remember to come to the stadium on Wednesday, November 13th during lunch to take your yearbook photo.                                                                                                                                                                                     HHS/PTSA

 

FRESHMEN!! Tonight is a freshmen class bonding movie night! We will be playing the movie “UP” in the cafeteria from 5-7:30. Hot chocolate will be provided and other snacks will be on sale. Bring blankets and pillows. The money raised will go toward our Sadie Hawkins Dance. Come to support your class! See you there!                                       J. Ratti

 

CLUBS

 

Cubing Club will be hosting Homestead’s first-ever Cubing competition today after school in B102! There will be a variety of events, including 2x2, 3x3, and 4x4. In addition, we will be raffling off prizes, including an Amazon gift card! Tickets will be handed out for attendance.                                                                                                                   M. Guevara

 

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

Greetings Mustangs! Are you interested in learning how to create an outstanding resume, and receive feedback from an experienced professional? If so, don't miss BAYCO's 2019 Resume Review Workshop on Tuesday, November 12th at 6pm at Cupertino High School Room 204. Please RSVP for the event on our website, bayco.co.                                              

 

College Visits are winding down.  See Mrs. Lund for more visit information.                                                                     M. Lund

 

 

Happy Mustang Green Friday to all students and spirited staff! Thanks to all the staff that wore green today, today’s winner for a free lunch at Terri’s Kitchen is…

November 7

TIP OF THE WEEK:  When you're studying it helps to keep in mind your reasons for doing all this hard work, like a course, college/university, or job you're working towards. It can help to have something in your study space to remind you of your goals to keep moving in the right direction.

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is baked chicken, veggies and a roll.

                                                                                                                                                    

Canned Food Drive is right around the corner! Collection dates have changed. This 2nd period class competition will begin on November 15th. Keep an eye out around campus for information and posters with the collection schedule.  Friday, November 15th is Pop Top canned foods.   Start collecting your items now. All proceeds will go to the support the Sunnyvale Community Services Center.                                                                                                                                        J. Kirby

 

Attention students!  If you purchased ASB and have not picked up your spirit shirt, please come to ASB and get your shirt form Mrs. Marugg.                                                                                                                                                                     C. Marugg

 

The CSF Blood Drive is this Friday.  If you are 18 or older or a staff member, stop by the student center on Friday and donate blood and save a life!                                                                                                                                                              J. Buffum

 

The Home Show is TONIGHT at Mustang Stadium. Gates Open at 5:45 pm and performances start at 6:30 p.m. The program includes the Wildflowers field show and a special performance by the Equestriettes Dance Team. General Admission: $10 Children: $5 Children Under 5: Free.                                                                                                                 P. Rendon

 

CLASS NEWS

 

West Valley seniors! Remember to come to the stadium on Wednesday, November 13th during lunch to take your yearbook photo.                                                                                                                                                                                     HHS/PTSA

 

FRESHMEN!! This Friday, November 8th, is a freshmen class bonding movie night! We will be playing the movie “UP” in the cafeteria from 5-7:30. Hot chocolate will be provided and other snacks will be on sale. Bring blankets and pillows. The money raised will go toward our Sadie Hawkins Dance. Come to support your class! See you there!          J. Ratti

 

CLUBS

 

Cubing Club will be hosting Homestead’s first-ever Cubing competition this Friday after school in B102! There will be a variety of events, including 2x2, 3x3, and 4x4. In addition, we will be raffling off prizes, including an Amazon gift card! Tickets will be handed out for attendance.                                                                                                                   M. Guevara

 

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

College Visits are winding down.   See Mrs. Lund for more visit information.                                                                    M. Lund

 

SPORTS

 

All girls sports teams that have finished for fall season need to see Ms. Nakamatsu in the girl’s locker room to return their locks as soon as possible.                                                                                                                                                  L. Nakamatsu

 

 

November 6

TIP OF THE WEEK:  When you're studying it helps to keep in mind your reasons for doing all this hard work, like a course, college/university, or job you're working towards. It can help to have something in your study space to remind you of your goals to keep moving in the right direction.

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is BBQ Day. Burgers, veggie burgers, sausage and ribs.

                                                                                                                                                    

Attention students!  If you purchased ASB and have not picked up your spirit shirt, please come to ASB and get your shirt form Mrs. Marugg.         C. Marugg

 

The CSF Blood Drive is this Friday.  If you are 18 or older or a staff member, stop by the student center on Friday and donate blood and save a life! J. Buffum

 

Homestead! Our annual Canned Food Drive starts Tuesday, November 12th! All donations will go to Sunnyvale Community Center. The first Show Me the Points day will be for canned goods, so start stocking up now!                                                                              Kirby

 

The award-winning Homestead High School Marching Band and Color Guard invite you to their Fall 2019 Home Show this Thursday November 7 at Mustang Stadium. Gates Open at 5:45 pm and performances start at 6:30 p.m. The program includes the Wildflowers field show and a special performance by the Equestriettes Dance Team. General Admission: $10 Children: $5 Children Under 5: Free.                                 P. Rendon

 

Need a Tutor?  Tutors are available at the Academic Center! All Subjects! One-on-One and Group sessions. 7th period until 4pm, Weds 4:30pm. We are in the back of the library.                                                                                                                                          C. Ortiz

 

The Trades Orientation Program is a program that will put you on the pathway to apprenticeship and a rewarding career in the construction trades.  Go to www.wpusa.org/top for more information.                                                                                                N. Swendig

 

Tamara Emmert, FUHSD Guidance Counselor at De Anza College, will be at Homestead today during tutorial in the College & Career Center and November 16th during tutorial in the Library.  She will answer any questions regarding Concurrent Enrollment.  See the Guidance webpage for more information.  C. Alviar

 

For exclusive updates and important information, follow the ASB Instagram @homesteadasb - We will even follow you back!       J. Kirby

 

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Cherry Chase and Montclaire seniors! Remember to come to the stadium today to take your photo. Cherry Chase alums please come during tutorial and Montclaire alums please come during lunch.                                                                                                HHS/PTSA

 

FRESHMEN!! This Friday, November 8th, is a freshmen class bonding movie night! We will be playing the movie “UP” in the cafeteria from 5-7:30. Hot chocolate will be provided and other snacks will be on sale. Bring blankets and pillows. The money raised will go toward our Sadie Hawkins Dance. Come to support your class! See you there!                                                                                                                                         J. Ratti

 

 

CLUBS

 

Club Applications are officially OUT. Please check your emails along with the Homestead website to find the application. For questions, please contact your ASB VP, Carolyn Shan.                                                                                                                                             J. Kirby

 

Hey HOMESTEAD, chess club is moving the club dates to Monday and Wednesday in room A204. Make sure to come out to chess club on the new days to get in the fun. Whether you are a beginner or a legend, we would love to play chess with you. See you on Monday and Wednesday!       G. Auten

 

Cubing Club will be hosting Homestead’s first-ever Cubing competition this Friday  after school in B102! There will be a variety of events, including 2x2, 3x3, and 4x4. In addition, we will be raffling off prizes, including an Amazon gift card! Tickets will be handed out for attendance.         M. Guevara

 

 

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

Today during tutorial, several branches of the military personnel will be here to explain post high school opportunities and career options.  Please come to the College & Career Center.                                                                                                                                            

 

College Visits are winding down.  This week check out University of Arizona, University of the Pacific, and Washington State.  See Mrs. Lund for more visit information.

                                                                                                                                                                     M. Lund

 

SPORTS

 

All girls sports teams that have finished for fall season need to see Ms. Nakamatsu in the girl’s locker room to return their locks as soon as possible.          L. Nakamatsu

 

November 5

TIP OF THE WEEK:  When you're studying it helps to keep in mind your reasons for doing all this hard work, like a course, college/university, or job you're working towards. It can help to have something in your study space to remind you of your goals to keep moving in the right direction.

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Taco Bar.

                                                                                                                                                    

Attention students!  If you purchased ASB and have not picked up your spirit shirt, please come to ASB and get your shirt form Mrs. Marugg.                  C. Marugg

 

Homestead! Our annual Canned Food Drive starts Tuesday, November 12th! All donations will go to Sunnyvale Community Center. The first Show Me the Points day will be for canned goods, so start stocking up now!                     Kirby

 

The award-winning Homestead High School Marching Band and Color Guard invite you to their Fall 2019 Home Show this Thursday November 7 at Mustang Stadium. Gates Open at 5:45 pm and performances start at 6:30 p.m. The program includes the Wildflowers field show and a special performance by the Equestriettes Dance Team. General Admission: $10 Children: $5 Children Under 5: Free.                  P. Rendon

 

Need a Tutor?  Tutors are available at the Academic Center! All Subjects! One-on-One and Group sessions. 7th period until 4pm, Weds 4:30pm. We are in the back of the library.                  C. Ortiz

 

The Trades Orientation Program is a program that will put you on the pathway to apprenticeship and a rewarding career in the construction trades.  Go to www.wpusa.org/top for more information.                  N. Swendig

 

Tamara Emmert, FUHSD Guidance Counselor at De Anza College, will be at Homestead on November 6th during tutorial in the College & Career Center and November 16th during tutorial in the Library.  She will answer any questions regarding Concurrent Enrollment.  See the Guidance webpage for more information.                  C. Alviar

 

For exclusive updates and important information, follow the ASB Instagram @homesteadasb - We will even follow you back!                  J. Kirby

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Cherry Chase and Montclaire seniors! Remember to come to the stadium on Wednesday 11/6 to take your photo. Cherry Chase alums please come during tutorial and Montclaire alums please come during lunch.                  HHS/PTSA

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                  E. San Cristobal

 

CLUBS

 

Club Applications are officially OUT. Please check your emails along with the Homestead website to find the application. For questions, please contact your ASB VP, Carolyn Shan.                  J. Kirby

 

Hey HOMESTEAD, chess club is moving the club dates to Monday and Wednesday in room A204. Make sure to come out to chess club on the new days to get in the fun. Whether you are a beginner or a legend, we would love to play chess with you. See you on Monday and Wednesday!                  G. Auten

 

Hey Mustangs! Are you interested in competing in the National Economics Challenge? Do you like all expenses paid trips to New York? If so, come out to Economics Club's informational meeting TODAY, at lunch in B205. We will be covering Economics Challenge logistics and prep materials!                  C. Heaton

 

Cubing Club will be hosting Homestead’s first-ever Cubing competition THIS FRIDAY after school in B102! There will be a variety of events, including 2x2, 3x3, and 4x4. In addition, we will be raffling off prizes, including an Amazon gift card! Tickets will be handed out for attendance.                  M. Guevara

 

 

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

 

This Wednesday during tutorial, several branches of the military personnel will be here to explain post high school opportunities and career options.  Please come to the College & Career Center.                 

 

College Visits are winding down.  This week check out University of Arizona, University of the Pacific, and Washington State.  See Mrs. Lund for more visit information.

                  M. Lund

 

SPORTS

 

All girls sports teams that have finished for fall season need to see Ms. Nakamatsu in the girl’s locker room to return their locks as soon as possible.                  L. Nakamatsu

 

 

November 4

TIP OF THE WEEK:  When you're studying it helps to keep in mind your reasons for doing all this hard work, like a course, college/university, or job you're working towards. It can help to have something in your study space to remind you of your goals to keep moving in the right direction.

 

STUDENTS

 

Today’s Lunch is Kung Pao Chicken with noodles and a cookie.

                                                                                                                                                    

Homestead! Our annual Canned Food Drive starts Tuesday, November 12th! All donations will go to Sunnyvale Community Center. The first Show Me the Points day will be for canned goods, so start stocking up now!                                                                              Kirby

 

The award-winning Homestead High School Marching Band and Color Guard invite you to their Fall 2019 Home Show on Thursday November 7 at the Homestead High School Mustang Stadium. Gates Open at 5:45 pm and performances start at 6:30 p.m. The program includes the Wildflowers field show and a special performance by the Equestriettes Dance Team. General Admission: $10 Children: $5 Children Under 5: Free. P. Rendon

 

Need a Tutor?  Tutors are available at the Academic Center! All Subjects! One-on-One and Group sessions. 7th period until 4pm, Weds 4:30pm. We are in the back of the library.                                                                                                                                          C. Ortiz

 

The Trades Orientation Program is a program that will put you on the pathway to apprenticeship and a rewarding career in the construction trades.  Go to www.wpusa.org/top for more information.                                                                                                N. Swendig

 

Tamara Emmert, FUHSD Guidance Counselor at De Anza College, will be at Homestead on November 6th during tutorial in the College & Career Center and November 16th during tutorial in the Library.  She will answer any questions regarding Concurrent Enrollment.  See the Guidance webpage for more information.                                                                                                                                                  C. Alviar

 

For exclusive updates and important information, follow the ASB Instagram @homesteadasb - We will even follow you back!       J. Kirby

 

CLASS NEWS

 

Cherry Chase and Montclaire seniors! Remember to come to the stadium on Wednesday 11/6 to take your photo. Cherry Chase alums please come during tutorial and Montclaire alums please come during lunch.                                                                              HHS/PTSA

 

Seniors - Please come see our Registrar, Mrs. San Cristobal, to make sure we have your name without spelling errors. This has to be done no later than December 11th.                                                                                                                                  E. San Cristobal

 

CLUBS

 

Club Applications are officially OUT. Please check your emails along with the Homestead website to find the application. For questions, please contact your ASB VP, Carolyn Shan.                                                                                                                                             J. Kirby

 

Hey HOMESTEAD, chess club is moving the club dates to Monday and Wednesday in room A204. Make sure to come out to chess club on the new days to get in the fun. Whether you are a beginner or a legend, we would love to play chess with you. See you on Monday and Wednesday!       G. Auten

 

Hey Mustangs! Are you interested in competing in the National Economics Challenge? Do you like all expenses paid trips to New York? If so, come out to Economics Club's informational meeting on Tuesday, November 5th, at lunch in B205. We will be covering Economics Challenge logistics and prep materials!                                                                                                                                                                  C. Heaton

 

Cubing Club will be hosting Homestead’s first-ever Cubing competition THIS FRIDAY after school in B102! There will be a variety of events, including 2x2, 3x3, and 4x4. In addition, we will be raffling off prizes, including an Amazon gift card! Tickets will be handed out for attendance.         M. Guevara

 

SPORTS

 

All girls sports teams that have finished for fall season need to see Ms. Nakamatsu in the girl’s locker room to return their locks as soon as possible.          L. Nakamatsu