It is never boring around SCLA! Here's what's new!
*Applications are closed for current 8th graders who wish to be in SCLA next year. They may contact Ms. Adams directly to be placed on a waiting list.
Silver Creek Leadership Summit
SUMMIT HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED NEXT FALL.
Applications are OPEN
to apply to be an AMBASSADOR for 2014-2015!
You may apply for ambassadors if you are a current 9th, 10th or 11th grader in good SCLA standing, and have a GPA 3.0 or over.
This year you must have:
Teacher recommendation form signed
Prepare a two minute presentation on SCLA for the interview portion
Applications open March 7th
Applications closed Friday, March 28st
Interview/Presentation- April 8.9, and 10 after school
List posted- Friday, April 11
First Ambassador meeting- Wed. April 16 6:30-8:30pm (Vote for officers, and prepare SCLA freshman induction evening)
SCLA Freshman Induction Ceremony- Tuesday, April 22, 6-7:30pm
SCLA Freshman Retreat- YMCA at Winter Park- Aug. 6th and 7th.
Online application here:
SCLA 12 Capstone Project Updates:
Unity in the Community
Maddie Toretto has been working with the Longmont Chamber of Commerce all year for her Capstone Project. She helped organize Unity and it was a great success last night! The evening even included a Shoutout for SCLA from Lt. Governor Joe Garcia! Thank you for all of you who volunteered!
CHINESE NEW YEAR
Chinese New Year was a big success! Shout out to Alex Bush and Nico Rembert for all their hard work to help host this event. Over 1300 people attended and a great time was had by all.
A member of APAL produced this video on the event:
and the Longmont Times-Call had this article about the event:
Thank you to all who volunteered to help this event!
You chipped in over 200 hours to make this day possible for the Longmont Community!
|Taylor Strub, JP Butler and RaeAnn Pollard|
RaeAnn Pollard and Taylor Strub hosted a special assembly with their mentor JP Butler to share info on teen dating and kick off their TERA (Teens Ending Relationship Abuse) club. They did a great job presenting to a full auditorium and discussing this important subject. You can follow what is happening or get involved with this group here:
|Kristi Krings, Emilie Rembert, Karen Norris and Jade Cordova|
Emilie Rembert and Jade Cordova brought Rachel's Challenge back to SCHS for the second year and it was a great success. The FOR Club is meeting and looking to do great things at SCHS. Contact Emilie for more info- or join the facebook group:
Rachel's Challenge Website:
Little Dresses For Africa
Allison Howlett and Victoria Kline hosted a Little Dresses for Africa dressmaking party on Saturday, March 1st where they were able to make over 50 dresses. Join them again on Saturday, March 8th at Silver Creek HS from 12-4 for another round of making these simple dresses out of pillowcases for young ladies in Africa!
|Members of the community join to make dresses|
Get TICKETS NOW FOR LONGMONT LEAD
Doug Palmer's LEAD Conference will be held Saturday, March 12th 6pm at SCHS. This TEDx like conference is $10 and will feature some amazing speakers on the topic of leadership. This event is open to the public and will be a great motivational evening, networking event and time to recharge your batteries and think about your own leadership abilities.
For information and tickets, visit the LEAD website:
ATTENTION ALL GOLFERS!
TWO GREAT TOURNEYS COMING UP!
Saturday, April 12
at Twin Peaks Golf Course Senior Dalton Haase will host a tourney that will benefit A WOMEN'S WORK here in Longmont.
Monday, April 28
at Fox Hill Country Club, Andrew Rademacher-Howe is hosting a tourney to
CHIP IN FOR NICARAGUA
Water for villages through Rotary International and Namlo
Recently featured on the "LONGMONT MATTERS" radio show (AM 1060)
All SCLA seniors will be featured in the next couple of months Tuesday evening from 6-7.
Listen to their podcasts here!