---INFORMATION FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 11, 2016---
PARCC testing will begin on Monday, April 11. Students whose parents have submitted a written notice indicating a refusal to test are not permitted to attend class during the testing and instead will attend a study hall in the PAC lobby.
SCHEDULING AND PROCTORING UPDATES:
A folder with scheduling and proctoring information has been shared with you via Google Drive. Please check the folder regularly for PARCC updates.
For the duration of PARCC testing, the tank and laptops will not be used. Study Hall students will not be permitted to use the library. The library will be closed for lunch. If students in the morning session finish before lunch starts, the library will re-open. The floor computers will be open to teachers with classes only when testing is not in session. The Senior Study will be open to seniors only when testing is not in session.
ANNUAL EVALUATION INFORMATION
END OF THE YEAR INFORMATION
June 15 - F Day
June 16 - Exams (Block One: English, Block Two: Social Studies)
June 17 - Exams (Block One: Math, Block Two: Science)
June 20 - Exams: (Block One: World Languages)
June 21 - 1/2 Day for Students, Graduation
June 22 - 1/2 Day for Students, Final Day for Staff and Students
GRADING POLICY UPDATE
UPDATES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
The DOE has released important updates on the Every Student Succeeds Act. Please click here for more information.
Nurses and Field Trips
Please remember to inform Pam and Kelly as soon as possible if you are planning a field trip that will require a nurse.
The marking period ends on April 15. Please make sure that your gradebook is up to date so there are no surprises at the end of the marking period! If any students are failing your class for the quarter, please be sure to notify their parents. Grades should be finalized by 4 p.m. on Friday, April 22.
ARTICLE OF THE WEEK
Alan November's article about The Internet Archive's tool, The Wayback Machine, provides an interesting look at the concept of digital citizenship and Internet permanency.
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IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES
Monday, 4/11 -- Principal's Cabinet Meeting, 3 p.m.
Monday, 4/11 - Friday, 4/15 -- PARCC ELA 10, Algebra II Assessments Administered
Friday, 4/15 -- Marking Period Three Ends
Monday, 4/18 -- Faculty Meeting, 3 p.m.
Monday, 4/18 - Friday, 4/22 -- PARCC ELA 9, Algebra I, Geometry Assessments Administered
Friday, 4/22 -- Grades Due by 4 p.m.
Wednesday, 4/27 -- Extra Faculty Meeting, 3 p.m.