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In House Registration Presentation Welcome! Please wait to fill out the forms until after the presentation. Use a pencil! PowerPoint will be available
Materials Registration Guide 2015 Registration Form Graduation Requirements vs. “a-g” Requirements “a-g” Approved Courses Math & Science Flow Chart Honors/AP Contract
Course Catalog -www.SantaSusana.org CEC Catalog Click on “Students” and then “Counseling”. Valedictorian/Salutatorian California Colleges Counseling Website Information Selected Course Limitations and Senior Option Five Year Plan A-G Requirements and College Websites Practical Art & Computer Education Courses Graduation Requirements Course Change Policy and Work Permits Special Interest Programs and College Terms Testing Schedule and California Higher Education Opportunities COURSE DESCRIPTONS AND PREREQUISITES
Class Selection Keep the following in mind: Look at the legend when choosing your courses (audition/application/prerequisites/etc…) When choosing your classes keep HS graduation requirements, “a-g” requirements, and course of study requirements in mind Grades will be taken into consideration for class placement Review the Math & Science Flow Chart Re-read the Registration Guide for more information!
COURSES NEEDED CREDITS ENGLISH 40 SOCIAL STUDIES 30 MATHEMATICS 30 SCIENCE 30 PHYSICAL EDUCATION20 FINE ARTS AND/OR WORLD LANGUAGE 10 HEALTH 5 COMPUTER EDUCATION 5 PRACTICAL ART 5 ELECTIVES 55 TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 230 High School Grad Requirements The final responsibility for meeting graduation requirements rests with the student and his/her parent.
Keep College Requirements in Mind a – History b – English c – Mathematics (Algebra I, Geometry, Alg. II) d – Laboratory Science (CP Bio., CP Chem.) e – Foreign Language (Min. 2 yrs. same) f – VPA (Jazz Ensemble, Draw/Paint, etc.) g – College Prep Electives Grade of “C” or better
Registration Form Use #2 pencil ONLY – PRINT CLEARLY Fill in due date & PATHWAY on BACK OF FORM If you will not be attending SSHS next year, still turn a form in, but write at the top where you will be attending school If you plan to take a go ahead summer course, please make a note on the side of what you plan to take. You must still fill in your form as if you are not taking a summer class. You will need to get permission from your counselor at 1:1 Registration You will meet with your counselor one on one to turn in your form & Honors/AP Contract if applicable Do not be absent on pick-up day! No form? We choose for you!! Listen carefully to instructions. 1. Alternative courses are very important! 2. Be accurate with course numbers! (course numbers & symbols) 3. You are making a serious commitment if taking College Prep, AP or Honors courses. Expect to have summer homework for each course
Select your graduation year Juniors Sophomores Freshman
Sophomore Year English 10 or English 10 Honors Math Science World History, AP World History Physical Education 1 Elective (foreign language)
1 st /8 th Period Offerings 1st Period - Chemistry - World History - AP Environmental Science* 8th Period - CTE Stagecraft* - Musical Theater* - Production Orchestra* * Audition/Signature Required
Class of 2018 REGISTRATION DATES Wednesday, April 22 nd - Tap Announcements Tuesday, April 28 th, Friday, May 1 st - Registration 1 on 1 Tuesday, April 28 th Period 2: Period 3: Golden/Halula Period 4: Bradley/Halula Period 5: Halula/ J. Kohlmeier Period 6: Bradley/Golden Period 7: J. Kohlmeier Friday, May 1 st Period 2: Buie Period 3: Buie Period 4: Buie Period 5: Buie Period 6: Buie Period 7: Click ‘SSHS’ to be taken to the final slides
Junior Year US History, AP US History English 11, AP English 11 Science Math Foreign Language/Fine Art/Elective Elective/Practical Art/Computer Ed.
1 st /8 th Period Offerings 1 st Period - Chemistry - US History - AP Environmental Science* 8 th Period - CTE Stagecraft* - Musical Theater* - Production Orchestra* * Audition/Signature Required
Special 11 th Grade Reminders If you haven’t completed 20 credits of Phys Ed you MUST continue to take PE. No more than TWO of the following courses may be taken in any one semester: - Lib. Practice - Office Practice - Peer Tutoring - Science Lab. Asst. The following course may not be taken more than MORE THAN 2 SEMESTERS: - Lib Practice - Office Practice - Science Lab. Asst.
Class of 2017 REGISTRATION DATES Wednesday, April 15 th - Tap Announcements Friday, April 17 th, Tuesday, April 21 st - Registration 1 on 1 Friday, April 17 th Period 2: Garner Period 3: Halula Period 4: Garner/Halula Period 5: Garner Period 6: Garner Period 7: Tuesday, April 21 st Period 2: Zapata Period 3: Zapata Period 4: Zapata Period 5: Halula Period 6: Zapata Period 7: Zapata Click ‘SSHS’ to be taken to the final slides
Senior Year Government/Economics English 12 Elective/Math Elective/Science Elective/Fine Art Elective/Foreign Language Colleges want you to have completed a minimum of 2 years of a language other than English AND one year of a visual or performing art
1 st /8 th Period Offerings 1st Period - Chemistry - English 12 - AP Environmental Science* 8th Period - CTE Stagecraft* - Musical Theater* - Production Orchestra* * Audition/Signature Required
Special Senior Reminders If you haven’t completed 20 credits of Phys Ed you MUST continue to take PE FREE PERIOD ENROLLMENT Must be enrolled in 5 periods. An exemption from enrollment in a class must be approved by your student’s counselor. A student may be eligible for a free period in their senior year only, by meeting all of the following criteria: 1. Must be passing all classes 2. Must have a cumulative 2.5 GPA by the end of Junior year 3. Previous history of satisfactory attendance during the junior year 4. Must be on track with core courses– No remediation necessary 5. Counselor/Parent approval – signed ‘Free Period Request’ Form.
Selected Course Limitations No more than TWO of the following courses may be taken in any one semester: - Free Period - Lib Practice - Office Practice - Peer Tutoring - Science Lab. Asst. - Teacher Aide The following course may not be taken more than TWO SEMESTERS - Free Period - Lib Practice - Office Practice - Science Lab. Asst. - Teacher Aide DON’T FORGET! TEACHER ASSISTANT DOES NOT COUNT AS A PRACTICAL ART!
Class of 2016 REGISTRATION DATES Wednesday, April 8 th -Tap Announcement Friday, April 10 th, Tuesday, April 14 th - Registration 1 on 1 Friday, April 10 th Period 2:Carrigan Period 3:Carrigan Period 4:Carrigan Period 5: Period 6:Carrigan Period 7:Carrigan Tuesday, April 14 th Period 2: Period 3: J. Kohlmeier Period 4: J. Kohlmeier/M. Kohlmeier Period 5: Period 6: J. Kohlmeier/M. Kohlmeier Period 7:
Required Signatures Courses with a (TS) Teacher Signature Example: You would like to be in AP English 11. Ask for a signature from your CURRENT English 10 teacher. You must also meet eligibility. Example: You would like to be in AP World History Ask for a signature from your CURRENT English 9 teacher. You must also meet eligibility. Would you like to be in AP or Honors Science next year? You will need to retrieve your current science teachers initial in addition to your previous science teacher. You must also meet eligibility. Student Signature Parent Signature
Other Important Information Advanced Placement & Honors courses- It is your responsibly to complete the given summer assignment as stated Check the backside of the form for NEW CLASSES Please bring your questions with you when you register 1:1 with your Counselor Honors/AP Contract needs to be signed and returned with registration form. Contract in packet! Grades will be checked in June. If you do not meet a class pre-req you will be automatically changed into the appropriate class.
School If you have failed a class, summer school is recommended. See website for options and obtain permission from your counselor in mid-April. Go Ahead Courses If you are in Leadership or taking a Foreign Language and would like to look into taking History over the summer, see your counselor for information If you sign up to take a go- ahead course and do not follow through or only complete ½ the course the Counseling Department will remove the extra elective and put you back into the required course. If there are not enough seats you will be required to take the course at Adult Ed during the school year. Adult Ed is not ‘a-g’.
SIGN & RETURN Clearly write your Name, ID#, Academy, Student Contact Number, TAP teacher LIST THREE ALTERNATIVES CIRCLE YOUR PATHWAY ON THE REVERSE SIDE OF THE FORM RETURN HONORS/AP CONTRACT FAILURE TO COMPLETE REGISTRATION MATERIALS - Counselor will complete a schedule for each student - Students with completed forms and signatures (teachers/parents), and returned Honors/AP Contracts will have priority registration