Mr. Craig Alessio and Mr. Thom Hughart School Counselors
A safe learning community committed to fostering personal growth and academic excellence.
Small class sizes -28 students with an average size of 19 students. Dual Enrollment college opportunities Challenging curriculum for all level of learners High academic and behavioral expectations A safe learning environment
Homework & Agendas Organization & Time Management Student Handbook, Dress Code Promote School Involvement -clubs, sports Talk about school Attend Counseling presentations and other parent meetings Get involved - Paradise Honors Parents (PHP) Don’t let go…too much
Academic Areas Career and College Decisions Personal and Social Concerns
9 th Grade Freshman English or (H) 1 credit Algebra I or (H) 1 credit World History or (H) 1 credit Integrated Science or (H) 1 credit PE/Health 1 credit Spanish I 1 credit 6 credits (H)=Honors
Sample Course Offerings 10 th Grade Sophomore English or (H) 1 credit Geometry or (H) 1 credit Sociology (DE) 1 credit Biology or (H) 1 credit Spanish II 1 credit Chorus I 1 credit 6 credits (H)=Honors (DE)=Dual Enrollment
Sample Course Offerings 11 th Grade Junior English or (H) or (DE) 1 credit Algebra II or (H) 1 credit US History or (H) or (DE) 1 credit Chemistry or (H) 1 credit Creative Writing I 1 credit Spanish III or (DE) 1 credit 6 credits (H)=Honors (DE)=Dual Enrollment
Sample Course Offerings 12 th Grade Senior English or (DE) 1 credit College Math or (DE) 1 credit Gov./Econ. 1 credit Anatomy & Physiology 1 credit Creative Writing II 1 credit Psychology (DE) 1 credit 6 credits (H)=Honors (DE)=Dual Enrollment
Four credits of English Four credits of Social Studies Four credits of Mathematics Four credits of Science Two credits of the same World Language One credit of Fine Arts One credit of Physical Ed./Health Four credits of additional electives 20 hours of Community Service per year Students must earn a ‘C’ (2.0) to earn credit
Graduation Requirements State Requirements English 4 Credits Math 4 Credits Science 3 Credits Social Std. 3 Credits CTE/F.A. 1 Credit Electives 7 Credits 22 Total Credits PHHS Requirements English 4 Credits Math 4 Credits Science 4 Credits Social Std. 4 Credits Fine Arts 1 Credit P.E./Health 1 Credit World Lang. 2 Credits Electives 4 Credits 24 Total Credits
Grade Promotion To be promoted to grade 9 students must: Pass all core content courses in middle school. To be promoted to grade 10 students must: Earn 6 credits including passing all core courses. Successfully complete 20 hours of community service during freshman year. To be promoted to grade 11 students must: Earn 12 credits including passing all core courses. Successfully complete 20 hours of community service during sophomore year. To be promoted to grade 12 students must: Earn 18 credits including passing all core courses. Successfully complete 20 hours of community service during junior year.
Do they want a safe environment? Do they want to learn and be challenged? Can they follow rules?
Tiered classes to meet all level of learners Academic Interventions -Zero Hour -Academic Tutoring -Academic Support -Academic Probation Academic Detentions Bi-weekly grade checks Special Education Services
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