Presentation on theme: "Class of 2017 Guidance Presentation"— Presentation transcript:
1 Class of 2017 Guidance Presentation Peekskill High SchoolClass of 2017 Guidance Presentation
2 Who We Are Erin Arnold –M-P including PACE Jane Thorpe – all grades I-L, R-ZLenroy Stevens – all grades A-H
3 People to know Principal – Mr. Hutchinson Assistant Principals – Ms. Daniels, Ms. Reyes and Mr. PicouSchool psychologist – Ms. ShaySchool Social worker – Ms. Bean
4 Counselor Confidentiality What counselors have to disclose:Harm to selfHarm to othersSomeone Harming you
5 Graduation Requirements 2 Physical Education1 Foreign LanguageTotal of at least 22 creditsPassed required Regent examsELAGlobal HistoryUS HistoryIntegrated AlgebraScience4 English4 Social Studies(Global History I & II + US History + US Gov/Econ)3 Math(Alg. + 2 additional)3 Sciences(Lab Science & 2 additional science)1 Art/Music.5 Health
6 Goals & Expectations What do you expect to get from high school? Why do you attend?Why do we have a public education system?What is your intended outcome?
7 Laying the Foundation Education is the building block for success. Skills such as Reading comprehension, analyzing graphs and charts and public speaking are invaluable and will serve you well in the future.Learn study skills: always prepare things ahead of time, do not procrastinate. Learn to proofread and edit your work.Ask questions in class, Engage the material.
9 High School PlanningYour school counselors are here to assist you in reaching your post secondary goals.Whether it be college, military, vocational school or entrepreneurship there is information and assistance to help you achieve success
10 resources Counselors and teachers Elton brand academy Call back TutoringYouth bureauField library