Presentation on theme: "WELCOME TO REGISTRATION Interlake High School IB&AP An International Baccalaureate & Advanced Placement School."— Presentation transcript:
1 WELCOME TO REGISTRATION Interlake High School IB&AP An International Baccalaureate & Advanced Placement School
2 Registration Packet *Student Course Selection Form (Yellow) Letter from Mrs. Frieboes-GeeFour Year Planning GuideOnline Course Selection Instructions*School Nurse Health Information FormsHS Health and Immunization InfoCTE Program InformationElective Course Offerings(Online) AP/IB and Elective options(Online) Math Sequence Options* Forms that must be returned to IHS counselors
3 High School Minimum Graduation Requirements A minimum of credits are required for high school graduation in the Bellevue School District. Students earn a 0.5 credit for each class each semester. Additional graduation requirements are listed below.minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point average (GPA) (Athletic/Activity eligibility also requires a 2.0 GPA)minimum of 40 hours of Community Servicepass Reading, Writing, Math & Science sections of new Smarter Balance Testing (11th grade)Suggest Four in the core subjects which helps to keep the options open
4 Are you on track to graduate? If you have failed any classes in English, History, Math, or Science and have not replaced the credit, be sure you have a plan in place!Credit Retrieval is available NOW—See your counselor for registration paperworkSummer School registration is available as well in the counseling center40 hours of Community Service turned in?
5 Your Future (4 year College Considerations) Rigorous & Balanced schedule Senior year!4 Years Math and ScienceFine art (UC = 1 year of same class)World Language (2-3 years minimum)ACT or SAT Reasoning/SAT subject tests—Sign up and take them NOW!NCAA – register with NCAA eligibility centerCollege visits – use breaks to visitIB/AP courses will prepare you for the rigor of a college curriculum.
6 Weighted Grades and Class Rank Students who enroll in International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP), and/or designated Honors (H) courses will have their grades calculated on a 5.0 scale (rather than a 4.0 scale) to determine their class rank.Class Rank is one of several factors that many colleges and universities use in addition to other criteria in their admission decisions (holistic review).For transcript records all courses will be calculated on a 4.0 scale to determine overall GPA.Class of 2016 is the last with a weighted rank
7 Please Choose Carefully Courses will be offered next year only if enough students register this Spring to fill a class.It is very important that you think carefully about your choices now so that the courses you want will be available next year.Once your schedule is built, changing your schedule will happen only under extenuating circumstances.
8 WANICSee Mrs. Ball immediately to register if you are interested in a 2-period, year-long elective block classAvailable at Interlake for 10th graders: Welding (Agnew, Zero and First periods) and Horticulture (McKay, Sixth and Seventh periods)
9 Running Start Attend the info meeting on March 5th Sign up for the COMPASS test at BCAttend a Running Start orientation meeting at BCOnce you pass this test, let your counselor know and make an appointment to talk with them about your graduation plan.
10 English Options for 12th graders You now have these classes to choose from:IB/AP Language and Literature HL 2IB Literature 2/AP LitSenior EnglishCollege English 1 AND 2 (Gifted only)
12 Gray form Fill out and return to your counselor on March You will have an individual appointment with your counselor.
13 White form Health Forms must be returned with course selection forms. Make sure your PARENT fills this out!
14 Forms to Return Student Course Selection Form (Yellow) School Nurse Health Information Form(White)
15 Registration Due Dates Current 9th grade students will meet with the counselors the morning of March 4th and 5th in your English class.Current 10th grade students will meet with the counselors March in your Social Studies class.Current 11th grade students will meet with the counselors during the week of March You will receive an appointment reminder from Ms. Bickerstaff (counseling secretary) the day before.
16 Please Remember……TO GO ONLINE AND COMPLETE YOUR REGISTRATION BEFORE YOUR MEETING WITH YOUR COUNSELOR!…to include alternates for your electives…to choose carefully – “you want it, you got it, you keep it”…to keep your course selection challenging and balanced…to contact your counselor if you have any questions about the registration process or specific classes that you should take
17 Fall Sports FormsStudents participating in Fall Sports must have sports forms and fees turned in by August 21st. Football is due May 22nd. Summer office hours begin August 10th from 9:00-1:00.First day of Practice:Football August 19Volleyball August 24Soccer August 24Cross Country August 24Boy’s golf August 24Girl’s Swim August 24Boy’s Tennis August 24
18 Contact Us Alicia Williams (A-C) firstname.lastname@example.org Carri McDermott (D-J)Maya Vergien (K-M)Chelsea Kearns (N-Sn)Scott Marcum (So-Z)Call the Counseling Center