5When and Where? 10:49-11:39 (Fifth Period) each day Students are permitted to eat throughout the building (upstairs, downstairs, hallways, picnic area outside of the auditorium, etc.)Students will not be permitted to eat in the Media Center or computer labs.Students will not be permitted to eat and/or hang out in the stairwells, leave the school grounds, or go to the stadium.Classroom rules and expectations will be determined by each individual teacher.When and Where?
6Food Services Locations There will be three locations for students to get food:Cafeteria (of course!)Gym lobbyAuditorium lobbyFor the first two weeks of the school year, ninth graders will be dismissed early from fourth period in order to get their lunches first.
7Attendance Procedures Most important aspect of attendance:BE HERE! BE ON TIME!Note must be presented within three (3) school days of absence to be excusedFor early dismissal, student should bring a note to attendance office before school, student must sign out before leaving the building
8EligibilityTo participate in extracurricular activities, students must not earn more than one “E” in a marking period.Ineligibility remains in effect for the entire quarter.All ninth graders are eligible for the first quarter of their freshman year.
9Electronic DevicesCell phones, iPods, Bluetooth earpieces, MP3 players, any hand-held video games, headphones, and other electronic devices are PROHIBITED during school hours.Devices that are visible, ring at inappropriate times, or otherwise cause a disturbance will be confiscated and returned only to a PARENT or GUARDIAN.Please keep all valuables secure as they are YOUR RESPONSIBILITY.
10Magruder’s College Readiness Plan Gr 9 – ACT EXPLORE on October 16Gr 10 – PSATGr 11 – PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test)Gr 11 – Mock SAT/ACT administeredGr 11 – SAT or ACTGr 12 – SAT or ACT or ACCUPLACER
11What Goes on After School? Extracurricular ActivitiesAthletics/SportsClubs/OrganizationsAcademic AssistanceTutoring by various Honors Societies on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and ThursdaysOne-on-one assistance with teachers as scheduled by studentSpecial Evening/Weekend Events for Parents and StudentsHomecoming and PromPresentations and meetingsCollege Fairs and hosted events
12Magruder Clubs and Activities Key ClubLeo ClubMagruder MessengerMath Honor SocietyMock Trial TeamNational Honor SocietyProject ChangeProject SuccessRaider TeamRevive Club (Bible Study)SADDSGAStep TeamYearbookAcademy of FinanceAdventure ClubColor Guard (JROTC)Current Events ClubDance ClubDebate ClubDos Banderas/Two FlagsDrama ClubDrill TeamFellowship of Christian AthletesForensics ClubFrench Honor SocietyFuture Educators of AmericaGreen Team
13Homecoming 2013 Spirit Week: Week of October 21 – 25 Homecoming Game v. Rockville: Friday, October 25, 6:30 p.m.Float Competition: Saturday, October 26, 12 p.m.Homecoming Dance: Saturday, October 26, 8 p.m.