8SAS ProgramThe School for Advanced Studies program at East Valley High school is a four-year program designed for highly motivated students to achieve their academic and personal potential through an accelerated program. SAS students will be expected to take competitive courses such as Advanced Placement classes, college courses, and SAT prep classes in their four years at East Valley High School. One of our goals for our SAS students is to become competitive applicants to a four year university or college.
9Graduation Requirement A-G Minimum RequirementsSocial Science-2 yearsEnglish-4 yearsMathematics- 3 yearsScience- 2 yearsLanguage other than English- 2 yearsVisual and Performing Arts- 1 year (in sequence)College Prep Elective- 1 year (G or A-F courses not considered Intro level)LAUSD Minimum RequirementsHealthService Learning210 CreditsCDE RequirementsEnglish-3 yearsMath- 2 years including AlgebraSocial Studies/Science-3 yearsScience-2 yearsForeign Language/VPA- 1 yearPhysical Education-2 yearsTotal-13 CoursesCAHSEE: ELA and Math Pass
10Credits to Promote 50 Credits – 10th Grade 105 Credits – 11th Grade 210 Credits – To Graduate High School
11Advanced Placement Courses (AP) AP World HistoryAP US HistoryAP GovernmentAP English LanguageAP English LiteratureAP BiologyAP Studio ArtAP Spanish LanguageAP Calculus
12Honor Courses H English 9 H English 10 H Biology H Chemistry H GeographyH EconomicsH Adv CompH Lit Analysis
13Our mission 85% Statistics ALL 9th grade students promote to 10th grade85% StatisticsResearch shows that if a student can progress from ninth to tenth grade ON TIME then he/she is 85% more likely to graduate high school!!!!
14Sports Football Boys JV/Varsity Basketball Girls Varsity Basketball Boys JV/Varsity SoccerGirls SoccerGirls VolleyballBoys BaseballGirls SoftballSwim TeamCross Country
15SCHOOL DAY AT EVHS 8:00 am – 3:25 pm B8:00-8:5050 mins158:55-10:2085 mins2610:25-11:50Lunch11:50-12:2535 mins3712:30-1:55482:00-3:25
16Student Attendance Goals Far Below BasicBelow BasicBasicProficientAdvancedLess than 87%%92 – 95%%100%25 or more absences15-24 absences8-14 absences1-7 absences0 absencesMORE LIKELY TOACHIEVE AT GRADE LEVELAND GRADUATE!Attendance Performance Meter GoalsAt least 71% of students school-wide maintaining Proficient or Advanced Attendance (96% or higher)
17What is Excellent Attendance? The LAUSD’s goal is for ALL students to attend at a rate of 96% or higher. We expect all students to be present in school, on-time, every day. Students should miss no more than one week (about 7 days) of school per school year.
18Compulsory Full-Time Education E.C. 48200 All children between the ages 6 and 18 years must attend school full time.All parents, guardians, and students are responsible to comply with this law.Kindergarten students are included. They must abide with the attendance policy if they are enrolled in school18
19Attendance + Grades=Success Why does this law exist?Attendance + Grades=SuccessSchool attendance is the strongest predictor of High School Graduation.A high school graduate will earn about $300,000 more than a high school dropout over their lifetime. A college graduate will earn about $1,000,000 more than a high school dropout over a lifetime.The attendance law exists back in the 18 or 1900’s to protect children from being exploited, cut back on delinquency.19
20What Students can do: Get to school every day on time, in every grade! Make any appointments during school vacations or off time.Set a schedule and stick to it!Make sure you go to bed early so that you are rested and ready to learn.Prepare school clothes, homework and supplies the night before school.Talk to your parent, counselor, or someone you trust for help and support if you need it!
21Attendance Policies and Procedures Be on time at 8AM.Make doctor appointments after school or on vacation time.Bring a note from a doctor or a parent if you are absent.Talk to a counselor if you are having problems with your attendance or need help with something.