Taft Union High School will host Orientation Night for eighth graders at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the Mullen gymnasium.
The event will showcase the activities at the school from sports and clubs to electives and academics.
The incoming freshmen and their parents will get an initial exposure to the high school and will be able to schedule counselor appointments so they will be able to sign up early for popular classes and summer school classes. Staff will be on hand to answer questions. The new students will receive free Class of 2017 T-shirts, popcorn and prizes.
Taft High band will be playing music.