Announcements Section

Powder Puff Game & Dance - Friday, April 19 at 7pm

The Powder Puff Game is at 7pm in the Stadium and the Spring Fling Dance that follows will be from 8pm - 10pm in the gym. Attire is casual (jeans and t-shirts), pink for Seniors & white for Juniors. $10 w/ASB card, $15 w/o ASB card. A ticket to dance includes ticket to the game and can be purchased at the Dawg House. Ticket sales for the dance close at lunch on Friday. Tickets for the game alone can be purchased on GoFan.  

 

Blood Drive - Tuesday, April 30

Helix's Aspiring Medical Professional's club is hosting a Blood Drive on our campus on April 30 from 9:00am - 2:30pm. Please sign up for an appointment ahead of time here. We'll also take walk-ins. 

 

Spring Fling Welcome BBQ & Freshmen Showcase  - Wednesday, May 1 at 5pm

Helix's annual Spring Fling Showcase for incoming freshmen is coming up! Helix Academics, Arts, Activities and Athletic programs will be showcased throughout the event, allowing families to get acquainted with the many curricular and extracurricular programs offered at Helix. Incoming 9th Graders will receive a complimentary meal ($5 ea. for additional family members). Students will be able to sign up for school athletic teams, clubs, and service organizations. Teachers will be available to provide information and answer questions regarding Helix academics and students from the Helix Performing Arts Programs will be perform. For more information on upcoming events for next year's freshmen, check out this NEWSLETTER.

 

Prom - Saturday, May 18 at 7pm

Prom will be held at Venue 808 in downtown San Diego. The theme is Enchanted. Students can pick up guest clearance forms at the Grade Level Team’s office starting on Tuesday, April 16th. Prom tickets go on sale on Monday, April 22. ALL students must be cleared before purchasing tickets. Helix student clearance forms will be available starting Monday, April 22 and will be available at the attendance office. If purchasing a ticket for a non-Helix guest, the guest clearance form must be completed in order to purchase a ticket for that guest. Bring the completed clearance form(s) to the student store (the Dawg House) and purchase a prom ticket for $65 through May 10th. For more info on what is required in the clearance process, click here. Tickets purchased May 13th - May 15th will be priced at $70. Students who purchased a prom reservation during summer registration, must still complete the clearance process and present that form at the student store beginning April 22nd. Please email jyeagle@helixcharter.net if you're not sure if you purchased one. *Parking is not included in the Prom ticket price. Information on parking options will be sent to students once tickets go on sale. Cost of parking is estimated to be between $10 and $30 per vehicle.  

 

Graduation & Upcoming Dates for Seniors

Click here to check out all the upcoming dates and important information for the class of 2024!

 

April Newsletters by Grade

 

Best Communities for Music Education Award Winner & News Story 

We are proud to share that Helix has earned the Best Communities for Music Education title from the Namm Foundation for its unwavering commitment to music education! We are one of only 19 schools who have this designation. We are grateful to our dedicated students, teachers, administrators, and community members who support our music programs! Check out more about our music program here

 

2024-2025 School Year 

Lottery results for the 2024-2025 school year were emailed on Friday, March 8. If you are on the waitlist, please log in to your SchoolMint account if you would like to see your waitlist number. If you applied for grades 10, 11 or 12, you will automatically be placed on the waitlist and notified in late May / early June 2024 if you are accepted once we know how much space we have for incoming students. No action is required for students already enrolled at Helix. Incoming freshmen and their families can check this page for information about upcoming events and next steps.

 

Summer Registration - June 11 - July 3

One of the special things about Helix is that we meet with every family in person each summer. We are gearing up for these summer registration appointments and will be emailing everyone shortly with more information and a link to schedule your appointment. Summer registration is mandatory every year for enrollment at Helix. Appointments are approximately 90 minutes and will be scheduled from 7:10am - 2:40pm. Grade Level Teams are looking forward to meeting with all students and families to reflect on the school year and review what is coming next year! Please reach out to this with any questions about this process.

During your Summer Conference Appointment:
● Check-in with Grade Level Admin Assistant
● Meet with your student’s Counselor/Academic Advisor to review their schedule and program
● Yearbooks, Spirit Gear, and Class Packages will be available for discounted pre-order prices
● Yearbook pictures will be taken for grades 9, 10 & 11 and ID card pictures for 9, 10, 11 & 12.
● Community College Dual/Concurrent Enrollment, if applicable