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Principal David Houck
1440 Sunrise Avenue
Modesto, CA 95350
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.





STAFF AND STUDENTS: The Tournament of Talent is coming! The Tournament of Talent is a talent show featuring all Modesto City Schools high school students. The top two winners from each school's Talent Show compete for CASH prizes in May at Downey High School. Elliott's Talent Show Audition will be held Friday, April 6, in Room 3a at 12:45. If you can sing, rap, dance, play a musical instrument, do comedy or a combination of any of those, sign up in the Counseling Office and try out to see if you can represent Elliott at the Tournament of Talent in May. Many thanks, indeed.................................... F. Johnston

STUDENTS: Discover Something New -- Camp Mather is seeking seasonal staff for a unique and exciting live-work camping environment for the Summer. Competitive wages, full room and board are included!

Apply online at: We’re hiring for the following positions:

• Recreation Leaders – 3279

• Food Service Workers – 2604

• Assistant Cooks – 2650

• Lifeguards – 3208

STUDENTS: California Beauty College is seeking current Modesto City Schools’ Juniors interested in Cosmetology as a career. California Beauty College will be testing prospective Modesto City Schools’ students on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 10a.m. Interested current Juniors need to arrive at California Beauty College, 1115 15th Street, Modesto, starting at 9:30 a.m. and MUST bring their school ID. Students will be testing on color perception, line perception, and figure perception along with, perhaps the most weighted part of the test, students need to write an essay as to WHY they want to be a cosmetologist and identify in their essay what they know about the industry (minimum of 100 words). Questions may be directed to Sue Garrick at California Beauty College (209) 524-5184, ext. 103.

STUDENTS: ASVAB - Career Exploration

On Thursday, March 15th students have the opportunity to participate in the ASVAB Career Exploration Program. Whether you are thinking about going to college, trade school, joining the military or entering the workforce, now is an exciting time to think about your career options! Space is limited. Be sure to sign up in the counselling office by Monday, March 12th. - Mrs. O'Brien

STUDENTS: The Black student union will meet in the Library this Tuesday March 6.

Is open to all students who want to learn about positive aspects of African Americans.

STUDENTS: The Prom is coming… Will you be ready?

The theme for our prom this year is “La Vie á Paris” or for those who don’t speak French, “Life in Paris.” You will dance the night away under twinkling lights and hanging chandeliers and tables decorated with mini Eiffel Towers. From a far you will see a large erected lighted Eiffel Tower and a small Café scene with small tables and street lights. Your 2018 prom’s theme and design was created by your fellow students from the Prom Committee.

STUDENTS: Summer Job Opportunities

Summer is just around the corner and employers will be looking to hire seasonal employees. I am available to help with job seeking strategies and resumes. Luck favors the prepared. Stop by the counseling office and fill out a blue sheet to see Mrs. O'Brien in room 34.

STUDENTS: If You Can Dream It You Can Be It

The Dream It, Be It Program can help you plan your future! Join us for a one-day conference on Saturday April 21, 2018 8:30 AM -1:30 PM at the Sutter Health

Education and Conference Center 1700 McHenry Avenue Suite 60 B. Participants will learn about career opportunities, setting and achieving goals, overcoming obstacles to success, and moving forward after setbacks. Sign up today in counseling and get on track to making your career dreams become a reality! Mrs. O'Brien

STUDENTS: ROP Cosmetology Testing North Adrian’s College of Beauty, 2018-19

Requirements for Testing: Applicants must have senior status in a Modesto City School District high school during the 2018-19 school year. Students must bring a pen and a picture ID (preferably their school ID card). Wednesday, March 14, 2018. The doors will open at 3:00 p.m. and close at 6:45 p.m. Students can check in for testing any time between these hours. North Adrian’s College of Beauty, 124 Floyd, Modesto. ONLY THE FIRST FIFTY (50) APPLICANTS MEETING ALL THE REQUIREMENTS (STATED ABOVE) WILL BE TESTED AT NORTH ADRIAN’S COLLEGE OF BEAUTY. NO EXCEPTIONS. Questions about ROP Cosmetology may be directed to (209) 492-4222.

STUDENTS: Be a Counselor at Foothill Horizons Outdoor School

Do you like working with kids? Do you enjoy hiking and spending time learning about nature? Can you live without a cell phone? Do you enjoy singing, dancing and laughing? Checking most of the items mentioned suggests that you have what it takes to be a camp counselor. Please visit Mrs. O'Brien in Rm 34 for more information. Space is limited.

STUDENTS: Students interested in 7th period or ESS (Extended Summer School) course options may come to the Counseling Office before or after school, or during your lunch.

Spanish for Spanish Speakers – Mr. Silva Room 14

Must attend Monday through Friday - 12:40pm – 1:20pm - Late busses available

*Guitar –Rm 5 *PE –Rm 20B *Video & Media Production ROP –Rm 8

Extended Summer School

Pick up permission slip in Counseling Office before or after school, or during lunch.

STUDENTS: Please be sure to follow the Modesto City Schools and Elliott site-specific dress code. Come to school dressed for success! Mr. Houck