James A. Foshay Learning Center

A California Distinguished School
~ ~ "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better, it's not."-Dr. Seuss' The Lorax ~ ~ Read Across America Week is March 2-6! ~ ~ Open House for grades 6-12 will be 4:00-6:00pm on Thursday, March 5th. ~ ~

Events

Elementary Parent Conferences (2:10pm Dismissal)
Date: 3/4/2015
Read Across America Week: Twin Day
Date: 3/4/2015
Location: Elementary Only
Elementary Parent Conferences (2:10pm Dismissal)
Date: 3/5/2015
Read Across America Week: Crazy Day
Date: 3/5/2015
Location: Elementary Only
Honest Company to Film Girls who Code
Date: 3/5/2015, 9:45 AM 11:45 AM
Location: Tech Room - J37

Quick Poll

Whose birthday do we celebrate on March 2nd to begin Read Across America Week?

News and Announcements

OPEN HOUSE - MARCH 5TH

OPEN HOUSE - MARCH 5TH Please come to Foshay on Thursday, March 5th between 4:00-6:00pm to visit classrooms and find out about all the fantastic things Foshay students have been learning and doing since August! There will be a special math concert at 5:00pm in the Theater. Don't miss it!
QUESTBRIDGE IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THEIR COLLEGE PREP SCHOLARSHIP
Juniors it is time to apply! College Match scholarship recipients are granted admission to one of QuestBridge's partner colleges with a full, four-year scholarship. This scholarship is offered as part of a generous financial aid package provided by QuestBridge's partner colleges. Our partner colleges use a combination of their own funds as well as state and federal aid to cover the cost of attendance
THE INTERN PROJECT: PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIPS
The LA Fund runs a summer internship program (The TIP Project), which places LAUSD high schoolers in paid summer internships. We have numerous prestigious companies signed on such as Jet Propulsion Lab, SpaceX, Kaiser Permanente, Bad Robot, Fullscreen, Chernin Entertainment, Illumination and more! Attached, please find the nomination information and subsequent student package for you to share with your nominees. Students apply online by following the application link
HS STUDENTS: AP REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

HS STUDENTS: AP REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Registration is open from Feb. 23rd - March 14th. Please read all the directions VERY carefully before you begin. Click the title for the registration link and more information.
ANOTHER IMPORTANT SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT FROM LA METRO!

ANOTHER IMPORTANT SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT FROM LA METRO! It is unlawful to use skateboards, bikes, scooters or roller-skates on the platforms and ramps or inside the trains. If you do so, you are subject to a $250.00 citation and community service hours. LA Metro and Foshay want everyone to be safe at all times, so be sure to follow the law.
FOSHAY BAND PLAYS PARIS, FRANCE NEXT MARCH!

FOSHAY BAND PLAYS PARIS, FRANCE NEXT MARCH! With a little help from our friends ...YES!! We'll be there for Spring Break 2015 - donate now and send the best student musicians in LA on the trip of a lifetime. Click on the "Foshay Band/Paris 2015 - Donate Now!" link to the right. We need you! Click the title for more info.
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