Lopez Students Win in District Writing Contest
We have five winners from the district writing contest: Kayla Jones, Cris Calderon (two of his entries won), Dulce Rivera, Curtis Vanbilliard, and Valentina Weichinger. Way to go!
South County Art Show and a Winner
Lopez has ten students whose art is being displayed at the Clark Center March 4-April 30. Rhiannon Higgins won one of the art scholarships. Awarding of art scholarships and a reception will be on March 11, 6:30-8:30 PM.
Vania Perez just won a $750 scholarship towards college from the California Retired Teachers Association.
Senior Baby Pictures
We are planning to add a page of senior photos taken when they were babies or toddlers. So seniors please bring your photo to Mr. Greenelsh in room 102. We will scan it and return the photo to you promptly.
Universal Technical Institute
A representative from UTI will be coming to Lopez. If you are interested in seeing the UTI presentation, talk to Mr. Dominguez.
Plan for Year End Expenses
It's not too early to begin paying at the school office for your graduation items. Cap and gowns cost $45, Yearbook costs $30, Grad night will be $55. To get a diploma with your name on it seniors must see Mrs. Buenrostro in the school office to fill out your Graduation Checklist.
Cuesta Promise Scholarship
Cuesta College is offering the "Cuesta Promise" which pays the first semester fees of any local high school graduate who attends Cuesta. Follow the steps on the Cuesta Promise FAQ page to apply.
If you are interested in attending Cuesta College or Allan Hancock College next year, please see Mr. Dominguez. He will be inviting representatives from each school to Lopez High School to help students begin their college career.
Pharmacy Technician Training
If you are interested in becoming a certified Pharmacy Technician there is an online training program through PassAssured. See Mr. Dominguez for details.
Food Handler Certification
In conjunction with eFoodHandlers, Lopez has established a way for students to freely earn their Food Handlers card/certificate which can be helpful for employment. One student just finished his certification this week. See Mrs. Roese for more detail.
Home of Los Lobos
Lopez High School provides the opportunity for all students to become productive, successful members of society by challenging each to excel in academics, explore personal and career interests, and develop his or her potential.