Tuesday 02/04/2020


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Verbal Announcements: Tuesday, February 4, 2020


Calvins Corral (Starchman) Hey, Colts!   Calvin's Corral will be open after school every Tuesday and Thursday starting tomorrow!  We will be serving White Castle slider, beef and bean burritos, Taquitos and French bread pizza and other snacks foods... Come out after school and grab something to eat and drink....  The Corral is located near the football field.  See you there!!

Baseball (West) Today, all students interested in playing baseball will meet at 3:00 pm in the Media Center to complete their Register My Athlete documentation.  Clearance cards are needed to participate in tryouts beginning on Monday, February 10th.

Career Center (Hernandez) Attention Seniors! It's Scholarship time!!! The Delta Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc is offering a scholarship!! Applications are now being accepted. The deadline is March 31, 2020


1. Will attend in the fall or plans to transfer to a 4 - year university in the future

2. Holds a GPA - 3.0

3. Scholarship is intended for students interested in careers in education

Please see Ms. Hernandez in the Career Center for more info!

Delta Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Scholarship:


Career Center (Hernandez) Attention Seniors! Just a friendly reminder that GCC will be here today during both lunches! If you received a red pass you are invited to meet with the recruiter during your lunchtime! GCC is working hard to get you all from applicant status to Admit status! Also, don't forget! If you have a 3.25 GPA and are interested in the $5,000 President's Honors scholarship for Maricopa Community Colleges, the application deadline is April 3rd, 2020!!! This is the perfect time to meet with our recruiter to make sure you are on track to receive the scholarship as it is NOT a competitive scholarship, you automatically qualify and receive the scholarship as long as you apply and meet the requirements! See Ms. Hernandez for more details!


Seniors (Galbreath) Grads Photography will be at Cortez HS on February 21, 2020 for Cap and Gown Pictures and Senior Panoramic. For your convenience, you may ORDER your pictures Cap and Gown at:


Senior Panoramic at:


Cap and Gowns are provided for the picture. Gentlemen look best with a collared shirt and tie under the gown. Ladies look best with a clear neckline with at most a simple necklace. If you have any questions, please call Grads Photography at 623.580.4723.

Tennis (Gittens) Attention all Tennis athletes in a sport or not in a sport. There will be a very important emergency meeting in room 1414 this Wednesday immediately after school. Anyone interested in playing boys or girls tennis needs to attend. There will be some very important information regarding the upcoming season. We'll see you there! Please be on time.