October 31, 2021

Good Afternoon Stadium Families,

This is Principal Shannon Marshall with some important updates.

Daily Schedule

Wednesday, November 3 is a Late Start Day. Buses will run one hour later, and school will start at 8:35 AM.

This week in the Career Center during lunches, Mrs. Junderson will host representatives from the Washington Army National Guard and the Navy. 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.

Our winter sports season starts on Monday, November 15 (Girls bowling starts November 1). 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. 

There will be a winter sports meeting for parents/guardians on Wednesday, November 3 at 6:00 PM in the Stadium main gym. 

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

You can drop off your ballot at a drop box or mail it in. For more information on this election, please visit the Pierce County Elections website at www.PierceCountyElections.org.

Join our Community Partnership and Title I office for a virtual parent and community meeting on November 9 at 6:30 PM. You can: 

  • Learn about parent engagement funds
  • Community partner spotlight on Rainier Scholars
  • Ask questions and give feedback

Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcrf-yqqjwtHtH48AxGPHp_5fnjxi_xbs0v

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

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

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. 

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