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Future Freshmen Focus Class of 2019. Daily Schedule  Hybrid schedule –3 - seven-period M,T,F + block W,TH –Advisement – (IF) Instructional Focus Wed.

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1 Future Freshmen Focus Class of 2019

2 Daily Schedule  Hybrid schedule –3 - seven-period M,T,F + block W,TH –Advisement – (IF) Instructional Focus Wed.  Lunch – Eat fast – 25 mins.  Attendance – Be there – five days to m/u work –Tardy policy – get there on time!! –Absences  Driving Law - TAADRA  Parking Pass - based on attendance On-line Learning. ITSLearning.

3 Transcript  A record of High School courses taken and credits awarded.  Sample Sophomore Status Transcript Sophomore  Sample Senior Transcript Senior

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6 Types of Classes  Core – LA, math, science, etc.  Elective - careers, art, drama, etc.  Honors – more rigorous  Advanced Placement (AP) ‏ - college credit potential  Career pathway

7 Testing  End of Course Test – EOC – –Math, Bio, Lit/Comp  End of Pathway – EOP - career  Advanced Placement exam – AP  PSAT – 10 th  SAT  ACT

8 Credits  What is a credit?  How do you earn a credit? –Formative Grades - 25% –Summative Grades – 75% –EOCT/Final  Is homework important? - Can't stress this one enough. Do the HW! Study!! Some classes offer NO recovery or only one per semester! If lost, get help. Free tutoring. Talk to teacher.

9 Which grade do you want?  Grades: –89% –84% –90% –82% –78% –Average = 85% (B) ‏ –Some depts. assign zeroes and some assign 50's. ‏  Grades: –89% –84% –90% –82% –0% –Average = 69% (F) ‏

10 Graduation Requirements  4 Math  4 English  4 Science  3 Social Studies  1 Health/Personal Fitness  3 Career Tech/Fine Arts/Foreign Language  4 Electives  Total = 23 credits (minimum) ‏  You have 5 credits to get in areas of interest.  28 possible credits in 4 years. 5+ credits = Sophomore status

11 Waivers and Core classes Teachers recommend honors level Teachers recommend AP Human Geo. Teachers recommend Spanish II  If you would like to change a core class, complete a waiver on the HS website by April 13th.  It typically gets changed.

12 Registering for Electives  Portal opens Feb. 18 and closes Mar. 6 to register for electives.  Make sure parents have a portal password or use yours from school.  The school will put in your core classes. You just select your electives.  Be SURE you select several alternates.

13 Driver's Ed.  Must pick as an elective.  It is only a semester course, so you must select another semester course to go with it: World Geography, etc.  $ made out to NFHS is due to Sandra Sutton by Mar. 6th.

14 Typical schedule  9 th grade literature/composition  Biology  Coordinate Algebra (possibly with support) ‏  Health and Physical Education  Foreign Language  ELECTIVES - Weight training*, fine arts, ROTC, career tech.  Electives are not guaranteed. 9 th graders get last priority. Choose alternates!!

15 Advanced Levels  9 th grade honors literature/composition  Biology - honors  Accelerated Geo.B/Adv. Alg. or Alg/Geo.A (if deny credit)  Health and Physical Education  Spanish II  ELECTIVES - Weight training*, fine arts, ROTC, careers.  AP human geography  Electives are not guaranteed. 9 th graders get last priority. Choose alternates!!

16 Career Pathway Day  High-schoolers will speak with you on Thur. the 29 th of Jan.  12 areas speaking for 8 minutes.  Longer in the last session.  Ask intelligent, helpful questions.  This is your only chance to hear the info. from other students.

17 Know your HS counselor  The high school counselors are assigned students alphabetically..  The letters change every year, so find out whom you have for next year.  It should be listed in the registration packet coming on the 18 th of Feb.

18 Important Dates  Parent Nights at NFHS - 6:30 – 8:00 in PAC.  Wed. + Thurs. - Feb. 18, 19  Ms. LeFevere: A – Di  Mr. Owens: Do – Ki  Ms. Strickland: Kl – Q  Ms. Haynes: R – Z  Ms. Benvenuto – Grad. Coach

19 The Goal: May 2019


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