Guidance Newsletter May 2021
Shawnee High School
A note from guidance
May 3rd-7th is Teacher Appreciation Week! Whether you're a student, parent, or staff member, click the link below to help us spread some love to our teachers in the district. They make a positive difference every day and have worked extremely hard all year to provide quality education during these unprecedented times. We appreciate all our teachers and truly believe we have the best of the best here at Shawnee!
Send us pictures wearing your green to support mental health awareness this month!
June 3rd: Final Exams - All Grades...Open Campus
June 4th: Final Exams - 9th-11th Grades...Open Campus
No final exams will be given early. If students are aware they are going to be absent the day of final exams, please communicate with their teachers to schedule a time for the student to make-up the exam.
We encourage all students to make smart and safe choices during their down time in between exams.
The dates for the show are:
- May 21st at 7:00 pm
- May 22nd at 2:00 pm
- May 22nd at 7:00 pm
- May 23rd at 2:00 pm
Tickets are $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for students. Tickets will be available starting May 3rd. Capacity will be limited to 25% to comply with Ohio Covid-19 regulations.
Shawnee High School Alumni
No student will be permitted to participate in the graduation ceremony without the appropriate cap and gown.
All student materials must be turned in and fees paid in order for students to participate in the graduation ceremony.
All graduates must attend graduation rehearsal! Anyone NOT attending the rehearsal will NOT be permitted to take part in the actual graduation ceremony.
- Friday, June 4th
- 9:00 am
- SHS Football Stadium
- Sunday, June 6th
- 2:00 pm
- Graduates should plan to arrive no later than 1:15 pm
Ticket information will be available soon!
MENTAL HEALTH & RESOURCES
Click here to read how to use positive attention (instead of negative attention) to change behavior.
Ohio State to Host Virtual Mental Health Fair
Conquer Your Summer: A Virtual Round Table with St. Vincent Family Center
St. Vincent Family Center is hosting a free, Conquer Your Summer virtual round table on May 14 to address the mental wellness and social-emotional health of parents, families, professionals and the children they care for. A team of SVFC experts will discuss strategies to keep children engaged and supported throughout the summer months, how parents can recharge and focus on their wellness, and how educators and child-serving professionals can make time this summer to take a break and restore a healthy work/life balance. Questions? Please email Sara Russell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CRISIS HOTLINE NUMBERS
Ohio CareLine: 1-800-720-9616
Crisis Text Line: Text "4hope" to 741741
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE
Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-448-4663
The Trevor Project: 1-866-488-7386