November 14, 2021

Good Afternoon Stadium Students and Families,

This is Principal Shannon Marshall with some important updates.

Daily Schedule

Wednesday, November 17 is a Late Start Day. Buses will run one hour later, and school will start at 8:35 AM.

Career Center Update

This week in the Career Center during lunches, Mrs. Junderson will host representatives from the University of Arizona, Tacoma Community College and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Please eat in a designated area and then make your way to the Career Center. Please visit Mrs. Junderson’s website for more information about college and career planning, to connect with our community partners and for upcoming college visits and scholarship information.

Winter Sports

Our winter sports season starts on Monday, November 15. Sports offered during the winter season are boys and girls basketball, girls bowling, girls flag football, boys swim and dive, and boys and girls wrestling. Please find athletic information on the Stadium Athletics website. All student athletes must register using the Final Forms registration system. To participate, student athletes need to have all forms completed and have a valid sports physical submitted and reviewed prior to the first day of practice.

If you have any questions about athletics, please email stadiumathletics@tacoma.k12.wa.us.

Boosters

There will be a Stadium Booster meeting on Monday, November 15 at 6:00 PM via Zoom. Please see the calendar on the Booster website for the link.

Reminders:

Yearbook

Please don’t forget about our early bird pricing for buying a yearbook. The deadline for senior portraits is December 1. Please review the specifications and other details online at our yearbook website.

Activity Bus

I am so pleased to announce that we are finally able to offer an Activity Bus for Northeast families. We will have two departure times: one at 4:30 PM one and at 6:00 PM. The bus plans to arrive early but will depart on time. Drop offs will be at the three NE elementary schools.

Students who would like an ORCA card to access Pierce Transit and other local transportation, may see one of our attendance specialists.

Scholarship Opportunities

Seniors: The Act Six application is open and the deadline has been extended to November 30. This year, Act Six will award 30 of Tacoma-Seattle’s most promising urban leaders full scholarships worth up to $245,000 at five partner colleges. Learn more and start your application at https://www.actsix.org/apply/.

Juniors: The Palmer Scholars application is open and closes on November 17. Palmer Scholars provides post-secondary readiness training, mentoring, financial assistance and support for up to six years! Learn more and start your application at https://palmerscholars.smapply.io/.

Have a wonderful week, Tigers!

 

Shannon Marshall, Principal
Stadium High School