James A. Foshay Learning Center

A California Distinguished School
~ ~ January is National Blood Donor Month and National Mentoring Month! ~ ~ Enjoy your three- day weekend in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Junior's birthday! School will be closed on Monday, January 16. ~ ~

Events

Foshay Elites/Dancing Divas Fundraiser
Date: 1/23/2017
Location: Quad
Girls Basketball Concession Sale Fundraiser
Date: 1/23/2017
PTSA Membership Drive
Date: 1/23/2017
Location: Dues: $10 per stakeholder
Middlemarch Rehearsal (Ms. Barrios)
Date: 1/23/2017, 7:30 AM 6:30 PM
Location: Miami Room
"Foshay Cares" Pledges: 9th Grade Homeless Awareness Activity
Date: 1/23/2017, 12:52 PM 1:22 PM
Location: Covered Lunch Area

Quick Poll

Which of these lines from Martin Luther King, Jr's "I Have a Dream" speech is most meaningful to you?

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal."

25.00% (2)

I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.

12.50% (1)

I have a dream that one day even the state of Mississippi, a state sweltering with the heat of injustice, sweltering with the heat of oppression, will be transformed into an oasis of freedom and justice.

0% (0)

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.

62.50% (5)
Poll is closed.
This is not a scientific poll.

News and Announcements

School Experience Survey Online

Students, Parents and Staff, the School Experience Survey is now posted on the Foshay Website under the "Links" section. The survey window will be open from January 17, 2017 to February 7, 2017. Please submit a survey for the school. (Gonzalez, 2/7)

Exposition Park Library, January Events

The Exposition Park library is offering Tuesdays for Tweens and Teens starting January 31st. The Engineering and Motorized Machines will allow you to use lego bricks and other parts to build simple machines. (Scott, 1/31)

The Perry Initiative

The Perry Outreach Program is a free, one-day, hands-on experience for high school and college-aged women who are interested in pursuing careers in Medicine and Engineering. For more information, please visit the HS Office. (Scott, 3/21)

Free Experience Berkeley Program for Juniors

This program provides Black, Latino, and Native American rising juniors with a 3.5 GPA, or higher, with mentors, tools and resources to complete a competitive UC College Application and the opportunity to get a close, personal look at UC Berkeley. For more information, visit the High School Office. (Scott, 3/23)

Opportunity Announcements

The LA Youth at work is offering job skills workshops to prepare you for employment opportunities for youth ages 16-24. The World of 7 Billion students Video contests is offering $1,000 for first place in the high school competition, $500 for the 1st place in middle school, and there is an Engineering Girl Essay contest. Deadline is February 1st. For more information visit the HS Office. (Scott, 1/31)

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