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Willow Canyon Newsletter 08/05/19
Week of 8/5-811

Open House - 8/5 5:30-7:00 pm
Get your schedule, meet your teachers, and be ready to start the school year.

First Day of School - 8/6 7:15 am

Fall Athletic Parent Meeting - 8/6 7:00 pm
If your child is playing sports this fall, please be at this meeting in the Gymnasium.

Grade Level Meetings - 8/7 all day
We will meet with each grade level to welcome students, review expectations and share changes around campus.

Fight Song Practice - 8/8 3rd period
In Homeroom, our students will practice our fight song in preparation for a Fight Song Battle between the classes (8/16).

Fun Friday/Spirit Friday - 8/9 all day
Wear your Willow Canyon gear.  We will have music and games at lunch as well as the district food truck.

Athletic Reminders:
Football is already practicing, if you are interested in playing football and have not started yet, please make contact with Coach Stangler ASAP.  Cheer and Pom will start practices on Monday, 8/5.  Volleyball, Badminton, and Cross Country will start tryouts/practices on Monday, 8/12

Theatre Reminder:
Auditions for the fall play "Alice in Wonderland" will be held August 12-13.  See Mr. Wallgren in Room 768 for an important information packet if you plan to audition.

Dual Enrollment Reminder:
At Willow we offer several courses as Dual Enrollment through Rio Salado.  This is a great opportunity for our students as they can earn college credits, for only $85 per credit, for the courses they are taking here at Willow Canyon.  The following courses are offered as Dual for the upcoming school year:

Business Marketing 1-2, 3-4, and 5-6
TV Media and Broadcasting 3-4
IB Film 3-4
Sports Medicine 1-2
IB English 1-2 and 3-4
AP Literature
Senior English (English 7-8)
American Sign Language 3-4 and 5-6
IB Spanish 1-2 and 3-4
Financial Math
AP Statistics
Pre Calculus
Trig/Pre Calculus Honors
AP Calculus
AP US History

The first step in earning the college credits for these classes is to be admitted at Rio Salado.  This can be done by clicking here  Rio Salado Dual Enrollment.  If you took a Rio Salado Dual Enrollment course last school year you do not need to repeat this step... you are good to enroll in the course section that will be given to you by your teacher in the first week of school.  If you have issues or concerns with the admissions process a representative from Rio Salado will be available Monday August 5th at Open House to help you get admitted.  
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