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Freshman Orientation Class of 2016 WELCOME
Home of the Huskies Welcome to Edmond North High School
Edmond North High School’s Mission Statement The relentless pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service
Graduation Requirements Class of 2016 Two Curriculum Options: College Preparatory Curriculum Students will be enrolled in college prep unless parents opt out Core Graduation Requirements Currently, successful completion of either track will result in a standard diploma
Edmond Public Schools Graduation Requirements Class of unit = 2 semesters SubjectCore Requirement College Prep ENHS Recom. English4 units4 units4 units Math3 units3 units4 units Science3 units 3 units4 units Social St.3 ½ units3 ½ units4 units The Arts 2 Options2 Options2 Options
Physical Education 2 Semesters Required PE requirement (1 unit or year) fulfilled by : –Any PE Course 1 Unit –Any Sport 1 Unit –Cheer/Pom 1 Unit –ROTC 1 Unit –Band 3 Units –Orchestra 3 Units –Vocal Music 3 Units Plan to complete this requirement early.
The ARTS To fulfill this requirement you must do one of the following: Humanities, Shakespeare, or Mythology / Poetry (1 semester) Or AP Euro, AP World, or AP Art History (year long courses) Or 2 units (4 semesters) of visual or performing arts – art, drama, vocal, or instrumental music
College Preparatory Courses 90% of all courses at Edmond North are college preparatory classes Find your passion ~ Where do you want to go? What do you love to learn? Take the challenge in YOUR passion!
World Languages 2 to 3 Units of the same language is recommended for Oklahoma colleges
Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II Are Required for College Admission
ACE Legislation passed in 2006 requires that: ALL students PASS 4 of 7 EOI exams in order to graduate High School. ALGEBRA I and ENGLISH 2 must be passed along with 2 additional from the following: Algebra II, Biology I, English III, Geometry and U.S. History
The type of courses students take in high school is more important than test scores, class rank, or grade point average. Success in Higher Education June 1999, U.S. Department of Education Study by Clifford Adelman
Academic Support Programs Guided Study Tutorial Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry support classes Edmond Summer Program for Intervention Now (ESPIN)
Flex Schedule 1-6 periods 7:40-2: periods 8:40-3: periods 7:40-3:30 Bus transportation will be available only for the 1-6 schedule.
Pre-Engineering academy Bioscience & medicine academy Edmond Public Schools / FRANCIS TUTTLE
COMPLETING YOUR ENROLLMENT
EDMOND NORTH FRESHMAN 2012 – 2013 STUDENT ENROLLMENT FORM Student’s Name ______________________________________-____ Last First Middle Student’s cell #___________Alt. phone#_________Student _______ Are you an OKLAHOMA Promise (OHLAP) student? Circle one Yes No Transportation Information Please choose the mode of transportation your student will utilize both before and after school _____Parent/Guardian will transport _____Transported by bus _____Student driver/rider _____Student will walk Students requiring bus transportation must enroll in 1st-6th schedule. Please check one of the following: ____Flex AM 1st-6th schedule _____Flex PM 2nd-7th schedule _____1st-7th schedule RETURN TO YOUR EIGHT GRADE COUNSELOR BY: Central – March 2, 2012 Sequoyah – March 2, 2012 Cheyenne – March 9, 2012
English : Choose one English Course __Pre AP English ___Reading Improvement __English I Required for students scoring below level in Reading on the 8 th grade OCCT Oklahoma History: Choose one History Course ____Pre -AP Oklahoma History-(1 Sem) __X__Health—(1 sem.) ____Oklahoma History (1 Sem) (Required) Math: Choose one Math Course ___Algebra I— ___Pre AP Geometry— ___Algebra I + Algebra Support as elective ___Geometry— For students scoring below grade level on the Math___Pre-AP Algebra II th grade OCCT Science: Choose on Science Course ___Pre-AP Biology—175521___Biology Freshman Student Enrollment Form Con’t CORE CLASSES Refer to recommendations by 8 th grade teachers
Freshman Enrollment Con’t ELECTIVES You must EITHER select one (1) year long class or two (2) semester courses for each space. Also, if you plan to play a sport, you MUST list the sport(s) you plan to play as an elective. You may chose an additional CORE course as an elective. 1._________________________________/___________________________________ 2._________________________________/___________________________________ 3._________________________________/___________________________________ ONLY CHOOSE A 3 RD ELECTIVE IF YOU HAVE CHOSEN A 1-7 SCHEDULE ****Alternate courses for electives must be listed in order of preference 1.________________ 2._________________ 3.__________________ Important Notice Choose your schedule carefully. Schedule Changes will only be made for the following reasons: school error or inappropriate placement (level). There will be NO mid-year changes. It is the responsibility of the student and parent to be aware of the requirements of the College Preparatory and Minimum Graduation Curriculum Guidelines enclosed in this packet (Senate Bill 982) I have read the above notice and agree to the requested courses Parent Signature__________________ Student Signature____________________Date____ FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO: edmondschools.net/north/departments/counselor.aspx
ACADEMIC TEAM *Academic Team AEROSPACE SCIENCE (ROTC) Aerospace Science I Aerospace Science I Honors AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION Agricultural Science I (Students will be bused to the Ag. Bldg) ART *Introduction to Art (Required to take the following Art Courses) x Drawing & Design x Pottery I x 3D Construction x Photography I – (2nd semester only) BUSINESS x Introduction to Business x Business Law BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY x Computer Applications COMPUTER SCIENCE/MATH x Comp Science Game Programming DEBATE Debate I DRAMA Drama I Competitive Drama I * Stagecraft I (Teacher Approval) Freshman Class Elective List
FAMILY/CONSUMER SCIENCES Family & Consumer Sciences I HUMANITIES x Humanities INDUSTRIAL ARTS $ x Intro to Wood Technology x Drafting JOURNALISM x Basic Journalism/News Writing * Yearbook (Application Required) LEADERSHIP x Teen Leadership MATH *Algebra I Support (Required for students scoring below MUSIC Band-(1st Hour) Jazz Ensemble (Teacher Approval) $ String Orchestra $ Men’s Chorus $ Women’s Chorus I $ Applied Vocal Music (Audition Only) PHYSICAL EDUCATION x Fall Sports Lab x Spring Sports Lab x Recreational Basketball x Personal Fitness & Toning x Strength & Conditioning * Athletic Trainer (Teacher Approval) Freshman Class Electives Con’t
READING/LEARNING SKILLS * Reading Improvement (Required for students scoring below grade level in Reading on the 8th grade OCCT) WORLD LANGUAGE Chinese I French I German I Latin I Spanish I Spanish II PreAP Spanish II KEY: x One semester class * Course requires teacher approval # Course requires completed application or an interview or teacher’s initial next to course name $ There is a fee for this course COMPETITIVE ATHLETICS: Baseball , Basketball (Boys) , Basketball (Girls) , Cheer , (tryouts only) Cross Country (Girls) Cross Country (Boys) Football , Golf (Boys) , Golf (Girls) , Pom – , (tryouts only ) Soccer (Boys) , Soccer (Girls) , Softball , Swimming (Boys) , Swimming (Girls) , Tennis (Boys) , Tennis (Girls) , Track (Boys) Track Girls) Volleyball Wrestling , Freshman Electives Con’t
Course Description Book These are available online at EDMOND PUBLIC SCHOOLS MEMORIA L NORTH SANTA FE HIGH SCHOOL ENROLLMENT INFORMATION & COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
Enrollment Due Date Your enrollment packet is due to your 8 th grade counselor by Cheyenne – March 7 th 2012 Sequoyah – March 2 ND 2012 Central – March 2 ND 2012
Questions about enrollment? Come to the Husky Showcase: What do I do? Department representatives and Club & Organization sponsors will be available to answer questions
Enrollment Conferences Students & parents will meet with a Freshman Advisor individually to finalize their enrollment. Students NOT in ENHS district can call Ms for an appointment
Sequoyah Enrollment Conferences No Appointments First Come, First Serve Location: ENHS Freshman Academy Monday, March 12 th 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. Or Thursday, March 15 th 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Cheyenne & Central Enrollment Conferences No Appointments First Come, First Serve Location: ENHS Freshman Academy Tuesday, March 13th 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.