Counselors' Corner

January Edition

Happy New Year!

We're excited to see a new month and a new year! During the month of January Counselors will be reviewing your schedules for the 2nd semester. Oh by the way it doesn't start until February 1st! Until then maintain and bring up those grades as your G.P.A. will be effected once you take final exams at the end of the month. It's time to put in work! So ready, get set, go! Run your race! Set those goals, and take the steps necessary to achieve them!
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Generals Putting in Work!

Character Trait of the Month- Diligence

Diligence -persistence, dedication and hard work

Are you putting forth diligence when it comes to your school work? family? Future? Finances?

There is something that we all could put in earnest effort to improving. As we embark upon a new year it is important to remain diligent this school year! Your grades matter, your attendance matters, your mental and emotional well being matters!

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Let's Go To Work Generals! Chck out the January Action Calendar

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Spring 2021 Schedule Change Request and FAQ

Q: If I ask for a request, does it automatically get granted?

A: No, it does not. Your counselor will determine if the class is required for graduation before any changes are made.

Q: When is the last day to submit a schedule change request?

A: February 11, 2021

Q: When does the new semester begin?

A: February 1, 2021

Q: How will I know if my schedule change was approved?

A: Your counselor will notify you via Teams.

Q: How long does it take to receive a schedule change?

A: There are almost 2000 students and only 4 counselors. We will work on them in the order received, trust and believe we want to complete this task asap. There are factors that could cause delay such as, test results from STAAR, grades, and NGs, space in classes, availability of course offerings etc.

Q: If I request a schedule change does that mean no other classes will change?

A: No it does not. Sometimes an entire schedule will have to be arranged to make the change you are requesting.
Q: How do I change my schedule?

A: Complete the link

Final Exams for Semester 1 will be January 25th-28th

Mrs. Maddox-12th Grade Counselor

Graduate of Praire View A&M University

Alumni of Robert E. Lee High School

Ms. Savoy- 11th Grade Counselor

Graduate of University of Houston and Lamar University

Alumni of Evan E. Worthing High School

Mrs. Jasek- 10th Grade Counselor

Graduate of Southwest Texas and Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Alumni of Tuloso Midway High School

Ms. Campbell- 9th Grade counselor

Graduate of Stoneybrook University and Long Island University

Alumni of Bayside High School

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