Wednesday, April 23, 2014
College: Make It Happen at California State University Bakersfield
On March 22 all 8th grade students and all AVID students are invited to attend the College: Make It Happen event hosted by Cal State University Bakersfield. Students spend the day attending workshops on financial aide, student assistance and academic requirements. Parents may attend also and can listen to presentations in English or Spanish. Lunch has entertainment, speakers and prizes. This is a great opportunity to be introduced to the university.
Cesar Chavez Day of Service March 19
On March 19, all 6th, 7th and 8th graders will take a field trip to the Cesar Chavez National Monument at Camp Keene. Students will participate in park upkeep, have lunch, listen to speakers and tour the facility. Last year Pond students got to go listen to President Obama make the dedication of the Cesar Chavez National Monument at Camp Keene.
POND USD Alumni
Dear Pond Alumni and Friends of Pond School, Thank you for all your support of the 100th year anniversary event. The weather held up and we had a wonderful day. Alumni who visited commented on how well our AVID student hosts presented themselves and how much they enjoyed looking through the 50 years of year books. We are still working on the DVD of alumni who shared stories and will let you know when it…