Presentation on theme: "Hidden Valley High School 2011- 2012 New Student Orientation."— Presentation transcript:
Hidden Valley High School New Student Orientation
Today’s Program … Share information regarding our wonderful high school. Help you find your classes. Provide you an opportunity to meet your teachers, and… Answer any last minute questions before school begins Monday.
Academics SOL scores average: o 97% Pass Rate o 30% Advanced Proficiency Rate Approximately 71% graduates received Advanced Studies Diplomas Graduated 58 Valedictorians Rigorous course offerings and programs: o AP coursework o Dual Enrollment coursework o Governor’s School o BCAT Engineering Program o and more…
WACHOVIA AWARD For overall excellence in Virginia High School League athletic program. HVHS was Group AA school with the best overall performance in VHSL state-level athletic programs.
Athletics-State Champs! XC – District, Region, State Champs Girls Tennis - District, Region, Girls State Champs, Singles and Doubles Champs Girls Track State Champs
Athletics Comp Cheer - District Champs, Region Champs, 3 rd in State Volleyball – District, Region, 3 rd in State Golf – District, Region Runner-up, 6 th in State Theatre – Peter Pan Play Boys Swim - District, Region Champs, State Runner-up Boys Basketball – Region Champs, State Runner-up Girls Basketball – Region Runner-up, State Quarterfinalists
Boys Swimming – District, Region, State Runner-up Girls Swimming – District, Region, State Runner- up Girls Indoor Track – 5 th in State
Music Program Very proud to have one of the largest Marching Bands in SW Virginia. Our various bands consistently receive superior or excellent ratings in festival performance. Our choral and instrumental students frequently and positively represent HVHS as individual musicians at the District and State level.
HVHS Cafeteria Won the Virginia Physical Fitness and Nutrition Award! Student Lunch price - $2.05
Fast facts: 3 Administrators 91 Teachers 4 School Counselors 35 Support Staff
Ms. Stegall, Principal Instructional Leader & Supervisor Public Relations Financial Administrator Student Advocate Graduation Programming Fundraising Approval (academics and clubs) School-Community Liaison (school board, central office, staff, parents, etc.)
Mr. Whitlow, Assistant Principal School Activities Schedule Discipline (A-L) Keys and lockers Instructional Materials Safety/Crisis Plans Testing and Remediation VASS Coordinator
Mrs. Turner, Assistant Principal Master Schedule Discipline (M-Z) Student Scheduling Grade Reporting Data Base Manager Gifted Reporting
Mrs. Milam, School Counseling Coordinator Supervision of the counseling department Registration Counseling Student records Career Center
Counseling Assignments Mrs. McCallA – E Ms. BatesF – L Mrs. MilamM – Q Mrs. MitchellR – Z Mrs. RourkeSAP Coordinator
RCPS Laptop Initiative RCPS Acceptable Use Policy Student Conduct Code 9 th grade laptops will be distributed to students (no 9 th grade carts this year!)
Rules for Use Laptops must be used for Academic Purposes only: o DO NOT download MUSIC, GAMES, VIDEOS, PICTURES o Only programs authorized by RCPS may be used o is prohibited unless for academic reasons. o Use is monitored by our IT Staff o There is no expectation for privacy with regard to school-issued technologies
HVHS Network First Initial, Last Name, Last 4 of Student ID o jdoe1234 Keep your password confidential Password can be changed by IT Staff 2 nd year of new version of Blackboard Blackboard Parent Access Student Orientation – 9 th grade social studies classes
Highlight of School Rules Review the Roanoke County Dress Code Includes no hats Shorts no shorter than 5” above the knee Shoulders must have at least 3” of coverage Cell Phone Policy No cell phone use at all during the school day 1 st offense phone is returned to student at end of the day 2 nd offense phone is only returned to the parent Parents: please do not text your children during the school day! Avoid tardies to school and class…be on time!
New School Hours: First Class begins at 8:20 Last Class ends at 3:25
Involved parents are the best hope for successful children… PTSO Athletic Boosters Band Boosters
Have a great school year! At this time, we will dismiss rising 9 th graders by homeroom assignments. Please listen carefully so you will know to whom to report.
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with A through Braf Homeroom Teacher: Ms. Porter Room #: 100
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Brag through Cal Homeroom Teacher: Ms. Preston/Ms. Myers Room #: 101
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Cam through Da Homeroom Teacher: Mr. Marciniec Room #: 104
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Db through Dw Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Hamilton Room #: 107
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Dy through Gaq Homeroom Teacher: Dr. Spence Room #: 121
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Gar through Harq Homeroom Teacher: Ms. Hayes Room #: 122
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Harr through Je Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Cann Room #: 134
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Jf through Lat Homeroom Teacher: Mr. Larrington Room #: 200
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Lau through Mccl Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Ebel Room #: 205
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Mccm through Morri Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Dailey Room #: 206
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Morrj through Pie Homeroom Teacher: Mr. Kavanaugh(A Days) Ms. Weaver (B Days) Room #: 219
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Pif through Saum Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Winterer Room #: 226
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Saun through Sla Homeroom Teacher: Mr. Allen Room #: 303
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Slb through Tug Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Davis Room #: 304
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Tuh through Wh Homeroom Teacher: Ms. Poff Room #: 306
Homeroom Assignments…. Students names beginning with Wi through Z Homeroom Teacher: Mrs. Altieri Room #: 307
Homeroom Assignments All 10 th, 11 th, & 12 th grade students new to HVHS should go with our school counselors at this time.