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Friday, April 17, 2015

What's on the Docket # 32 ~ April 20 to April 26

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS    

Yearbook Pre-sale: The pre-sale is happening until April 28th for R$110 and R$150 after that. Students and parents can find that information in the Graded website and purchase it at Livro Facil. (http://www.graded.br/page.cfm?p=8746).

US Consulate Presentation on Student visa process at 15:00 (E12) on Wednesday, 22 April.

Spirit Week:
Celebrate your....
Earth/Host Country by wearing Blue, Green and Yellow---April 22
Community by wearing Graded Colors---April 23
World by wearing the colors from you Passport Country---April 24

PTA HS Parent Coffee: 23 April at 8:15 in E12. Mindfulness

ZOMBIE ZOO – April 24: As you may already know, Zombie Zoo is a biannual student-run concert here at Graded open to students and faculty. This year's event is going to take place on April 24th in the student center. If you're interested in performing (all singers, musicians, dancers, comedians, magicians, and whatnot are welcome), please make a copy of this form, fill it out, and share it with MC Otani and Thiago Lima by April 15th. Feel free to talk to us or Shack if you have any questions.

Celebration of the World – April 25:  The Graded Community is once again preparing for our magnificent and biggest community event of the year, Celebration of the World [COTW]. This year COTW will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11AM to 4PM. This year as a part of the COTW fundraiser, High School students and parents are putting together two raffle baskets: Gift Certificates and Makeup/ Beauty Basket. We need your help to make it a success!
Gift Certificate Basket suggestions are:
● Amazon
● Apple
● Abercrombie
● Sephora
● Starbucks
● Google

If you volunteer to help with the COTW, please remember it counts for CAS service... Just report it as your April activity. Here is the link to sign up as a volunteer.

Junior / Senior PROM – April 30: Mark your calendars for the event of the year - April 30 (20:30 to 00:00) in the BBT. Tickets will go on sale. Early Bird special this week only R$ 150.00 per person.

Varsity Boys’ basketball pre-season practices begin Monday April 27th.  These optional practices will take place 16:15-17:45pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, any student interested in playing on the Varsity Boys team next season is encouraged to come out.


COLLEGE VISITS

 ALUNOS DO DIPLOMA BRASILEIRO: Visitas monitoradas a faculdades da Universidade de São Paulo e à FGV - Atentem aos cursos de grande interesse:
Jun 20: POLI @ 08:30
Mais informações no link: http://prceu.usp.br/uspprofissoes/


GAMES/TRAVELLING EAGLES
Apr 23: Varsity Girls Volleyball Finals
Apr 24: JV Boys Volley @ St Pauls


REMINDER OF THE WEEK

Student Advisory Board (SAB): Are you interested in being part of Student Advisory Board in the 2015-16 school year?  SAB serves as a conduit between students and the administration by representing the student perspective in matters pertaining to the student handbook.  For more information, please see the SAB 2015 - 16 Application Process, which has a link to the application as well as more details about this group.  Deadline to submit applications is Friday, May 1.

DAY BY DAY
Monday, April 20 – No Classes – School Holiday

Grade
12
11
10
9
Flex

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Birthdays

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Activities
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Tuesday, April 21 – No Classes – Tiradentes Holiday

Grade
12
11
10
9
Flex
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Birthdays

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·          Eliza Knode
Activities
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Wednesday, April 22 – C Day – 14:40 release - Earth/Host Country Day wear Blue, Green and Yellow
Grade
12
11
10
9
Birthdays

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·          Paula Velez
·          Neha Jwala
·          Parker Holdaway
Activities
·          GAA: Lunch in B3
·          US Consulate Presentation on Student visa process 15:00 (E12)
·          Jazz Band: 3:15 to 16:30
·          Supervised Academic Support: 14:45 in AC28 [Arts Media Theater]
·          Brazilian Simulado FGV/Insper: at 15:00


Thursday, April 23 – D Day –  TALONGraded Community Day wear Graded Colors
Grade
12
11
10
9

Flex

·          Independent Study
·          Extended Essay Panel Meeting in E12
·          Independent Study

·          Counseling meeting [Lopes -Zevallos] in the Auditorium

Birthdays

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Activities
·          Board Games: Lunch time in A3
·          GIN: lunch meeting  in B15
·          Baking for All: lunch meeting in the Student Center
·          GEE: 15:15 in B9
·          Debate: 15:15 to 16:00 in B24
·          Math Help Center: 15:15-16:00 in B6
·          English Help Center: 15:15 to 16:00 in B26
·          Supervised Academic Support: 15:15 in AC28 [Arts Media Theater]


Friday, April 24 – A Day – SAB – Zombie Zoo – World Day wear the colors of your Passport Country
Grade
12
11
10
9
Flex

·          CAS meeting Gp2 in A21
·          Counseling meeting Gp1 in B9/B10
·          Meeting in the Auditorium – Bring laptops

·          Counseling meeting Gp 2 [Farhat to Kern] in B7

·          Independent Study
Birthdays

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Activities
·          Speak up: lunch meeting  in A6
·          Gastronomy4Geeks: lunch meeting in A4
·          Cancer Shelter: visit 15:15 to 17:00
·          Day Care: 15:15 to 16:00 on the Playground
·          Investment Club: 15:15 to 16:00 in B3
·          Jazz Band: 15:15 to 16:30


Saturday, April 25 - COTW
Grade
12
11
10
9
Birthdays

·          Lucas Espanha
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Activities
·          FALA Classes 8:30 to 10:30
·          Celebration of the World 11:00 to 16:00

Sunday, April 26
Grade
12
11
10
9
Birthdays

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·          Florens van Ballegooijen
Activities

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IBDP EVENTS

Juniors:
EE:
1.Panel Draft - please remember we only have two weeks left. Your panel draft must be as close as possible to your final draft; overall structure, pages numbered, abstract, index page, appendices, MLA format, bibliography. Your due date to turn it in is April 30th by 11:55PM (Turnitin.com).
2.Draft Format - refer to EE format page in our site
3.TOK Visits - I will be visiting your TOK classes on April 22nd & 23rd to talk about the abstract.
CAS:
1.March Reports - Please remember March reports were due on April 10th. My plans are to check your sites this weekend and send you feedback, make sure you have it all up to date by tomorrow, Friday April 17th.
2.Project - It is an expectation you have your project identified, goals set and all group members indicated by May 15th. I STILL have not met with a few students and will be soon sending an e-mail to invite these students for a meeting with Ms Mariani and I. If this is your case, please contact me immediately to avoid any future issues.
3.End of semester - It is time you start getting things ready for the end of your CAS Junior program. Here are some of the expectations:
1.Reports - 9 months of reports for all three areas - creativity, action & service
2.Adviser's form - you must have  this form signed for all three areas
3.Reflections - for the month of May you need to write a 400 word reflection for each one of the three areas. Please check for more information on our site.
4.COTW - If you volunteer to help with the COTW, please remember it counts for CAS service... Just report it as your April activity. Here is the link to sign up as a volunteer.


DOWN THE ROAD

Apr 28: Chamber Music Festival; Vivas Palavras Celebration Assembly
Apr 29: Last day of classes for seniors
Apr 30: IB Final Exams begin; HS Prom
May 1: No School – Labor Day
May 2: SAT
May 5: College Visit (Bard; Oberlin; Occidental; Swarthmore)
May 7-8: IB Yr 1 Extended Essay Panels
May 9: Bricks Painting at Cancer Shelter Home
May 11-18: MAP Testing
May 14: College Visit [Johns Hopkins and NYU]
May 19: Choir/Orchestra Concert
May 22: Senior Breakfast; Awards Assembly
May 23: Class of 2015 Graduation
May 26: IB Film Festival
May 29: Jazz Band Concert
May 30: Festa Junina
June 3-10: HS Final Exams
June 4: No school – Corpus Christi Holiday
June 5: No classes – School Holiday
June 6: SAT
June 11: Last day of School [half day]
June 12 Teacher last day
June 13: ACT
July 30: Classes begin






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