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8 th Grade Registration for current Seventh Graders 8 th Grade Registration for current Seventh Graders 8th Grade Registration for current Seventh Graders HJHS2014-2015
REGISTRATION SCHEDULE Course Cards & Course Description Handouts Feb. 18-21 in Language Arts Presentations Teacher Approval Days- Get Teacher Signatures on Course Cards Tuesday, February 18-Thursday, February 27th COURSE CARDS SIGNED & DUE TO LANG.ARTS TEACHER: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH
LANGUAGE ARTS (2 CREDITS) MATH SCIENCE SOCIAL STUDIES PHYSICAL EDUCATION
ONLINE Tuition is Free Register online www.gilbertschools.net go to Summer School www.gilbertschools.net Failure Letter to Parents for Information At A School Site Tuition is $160 per course, (L.A. Block is $320) Gilbert High School June 2- June 26, 2014 Classes meet Monday- Thursday AM or PM or Both Transportation not provided Online Registration starts March 3 rd
Choosing your classes … TODAY you will receive your purple course card and description of Electives for 8 th Grade. February 28th- Cards are due back to your Language Arts Teacher. Four classes require applications that need to be completed and handed into Mrs. Proft. Teacher recommendations given to teachers, and they will hand in to ME. Lots of info… LISTEN CAREFULLY!
PRINT NAME AND ID Check if you will be attending 8 th Grade HAND IN CARD EVEN THOUGH YOU Will BE MOVING or attending another school!
Check the box if the address label is correct. If the address is NOT correct, write the correct address on the back of card and check
Your current teachers will place you in the right classes. Honors 8 ONLY if currently in Honors. Honors testing is May 12th
How Can I be in English in 8 th Grade? You will take a Reading Proficiency Test in your current Language Arts class in April. Based on that test score, you will be placed in either a 2-period LA block, OR a 1-period English class. We will NOT know your placement until you return in August.
You may have the opportunity to have 2 electives in your schedule next year. Choose the equivalent of 5 class periods Choose back-ups LETS LOOK AT THE ELECTIVES NOW and ASK QUESTIONS ELECTIVES
Special Instructions for Electives 1.Pay attention to pre-requisites. 2.Some electives require an application. Get one today, complete it and return to Mrs. Proft 3.Signature Days: You have to turn in your card on: Friday February 28th
Why Should I Choose My Electives Wisely? Students are not guaranteed elective choices, however, most students receive their 1 st, 2 nd or 3 rd Elective choices. We can not honor schedule change requests in the Fall.
When Is My Registration Card Due? Friday February 28th Turn them into your Language Arts Teacher Late cards or no cards WILL impact your elective choices.
REMEMBER YOUR Registration Card Descriptions of Electives….you have to read! Applications WHEN & WHERE you turn it in Thanks for Listening!