Leadership Students Prepared, Ready and Thrilled to Host Orientation for Incoming Freshmen
WHAT: Laguna Creek High School invites the Class of 2022 to the 24th annual Freshmen Orientation, which takes place on Friday, August 10, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to noon. With more than 500 incoming ninth graders arriving on campus by the first day of school (Thursday, August 16, 2018). Current 11th and 12th-grade student “Link Leaders” will guide small groups of students through a series of activities and games designed to help incoming freshmen make a smooth transition from middle school to high school. This year’s theme will be “I Love Laguna!”. Day-long activities will conclude with a creative and thorough tour of the campus meant to empower students to lead each other and begin their tenure as a Cardinal and on the right path. Throughout the orientation, freshmen students will meet fellow classmates and make the pledge to graduate high school with their class and make great things happen during their time at Laguna Creek High School.
WHEN: Friday, August 10, 2018, 8:00 a.m. – Noon PDT
WHERE: Laguna Creek High School, 9050 Vicino Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95758
WHO: Incoming Laguna Creek High School ninth graders, current 11th and 12th graders, faculty and volunteers.
WHY: Organized by the school’s student leadership team, Laguna Creek High School strives to provide an inclusive and welcoming environment for all of its students. The Freshmen Orientation event allows for the current student body to embrace its new younger flock of Cardinals and provide them with the tools needed to ensure a positive first year at Laguna Creek High School.
About the Elk Grove Unified School District
The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) is the fifth-largest school district in California located in southern Sacramento County. EGUSD covers 320 square miles and includes 67 schools: 42 elementary schools, nine middle schools, nine high schools, five alternative education schools, an adult school, one charter school and a virtual academy. Offering a multitude of educational programs, including over 70 career-themed academies and pathways within 15 industry sectors, we prepare our students for college and career by supporting them with the means to be creative problem solvers; self-aware, self-reliant, and self-disciplined; technically literate; effective communicators and collaborators; and engaged in the community as individuals with integrity. We integrate rigorous academics with career-based learning and real world workplace experiences and ensure that Every Student is Learning, in Every Classroom, in Every Subject, Every Day.
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