Counselors Mrs. Watts A-D Mrs. Willard E-J Mr. Mortensen K-Q Mr. Munk R-Z
What is IB? International Baccalaureate Highly respected, internationally recognized high school academic program. A rigorous two-year course of study emphasizing both the sciences and humanities. Students graduating with an IB Diploma are given top consideration for scholarships & acceptance by colleges and universities nationally and internationally. IB courses must be taken in the 11th and 12th grade years. Students can take individual IB classes or work toward a full IB diploma. Mrs. Drake IB Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org@dsdmail.net
How can you earn college credit as a sophomore? By taking Advanced Placement (AP) classes. AP European History AP Biology By taking Concurrent Enrollment (CE) classes CE Intro to Auto CE Intro to Engineering (at VHS)
Reason to Take AP/CE Classes You can earn college credit while in high school saving you time and tuition money. These courses help you develop the key skills you need to succeed in college. These classes increase your chances of graduating from college in four years instead of the typical five years, saving thousands of dollars. You will take classes with students that are college bound and have similar goals. These classes help you stand out in the college admissions process.
Regents Scholarship 4 years English 4 years progressive Math 3 Science classes (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) 3.5 Social Studies 2 years Foreign Language GPA and ACT requirements *see counseling website for a checklist
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10 th Grade Core Classes English English 10 English 10 Honors * * IB Prep class
10 th Grade Core Classes Math Secondary Math II Secondary Math II Honors * Secondary Math III Secondary Math III Honors * *Red asterisk on course request page indicates current teacher’s recommendation for next year * IB prep class
10 th Grade Core Classes Social Studies World Civilization World Civilization Honors AP European History * * IB Prep class
10 Grade Core Classes Science Biology Biology Honors * AP Biology Chemistry Chemistry Honors * * IB Prep Class
Other 10 th grade Classes Required: Fit for Life (Semester) Computer Tech. (Semester) Health Education (Semester) Or Intro to Health Sciences (Full year) Optional: Driver’s Education (Semester) Released Time Seminary (Full Year)
Elective Classes Semester: Psychology Creative Writing Soph. Spring Conditioning Boys (2 nd semester for students playing football) Swim Conditioning (1st semester for swim team members) Body 1 or Yoga (Pre-Req. Fit for Life) Full Year: School Newspaper Spanish 1-3 * French 1-3 * German 1-3 * IB Prep Class
NCAA If planning to play college sports must meet NCAA requirement of completing 16 core courses from grades 9-12 (See Mr. Munk to review schedule) *See counseling website for a checklist
Extracurricular activities Sports (2.0 minimum GPA) no U’s, only 1 ‘F’ grade in preceding term to participate Try out: Soccer Girl’s Fall Boys Spring Volleyball Girl’s Fall Golf Girls Spring Boys Fall Tennis Girl’s Fall Boys Spring Basketball Winter Baseball Spring Softball Spring No try out: Football Fall Swimming Fall/Winter Wrestling Fall/Winter Track Spring Cross Country Fall
Other Extracurricular Activities 4 th term of 9 th grade counts! Cheerleading: April mandatory parent meeting and tryouts (3.0 GPA, one F, U’s cleared @ Jr. High). Drill Team/Dance Co: Auditions last 2 wks of April (2.5 GPA, one F, U’s cleared @ Jr. High). Fall Musical— Auditions last 2 wks of April Student Government—Elections Last 2 wks of April (3.0 GPA, one F, U cleared (can only earn 1 U entire year).
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BHS Tech Center March 24 & 25 5:30-7:00pm Parents invited Counselors will be available Evening Registration (changes or questions)
Review Quiz Can I substitute my Team Conditioning class for Fit for Life? (Why, or why not) Which of my required 10 th grade classes can I take on-line through Utah’s Electronic High School? If I’m planning to play sports in college how many core courses do I need to complete in high school? What is the required Social Studies class for Sophomores? True/False: Driver’s Ed. Is required for Sophomores? True/False: If I work out really hard on a comp. soccer team I don’t have to take Fit for Life True/False: If I didn’t take Comp. Tech in 9 th grade I should never take it