S9 Faculty Update

February 16-19

S9 Dates to Remember

  • February 15 - President's Day - No School
  • February 16 - SHS Counselors at S9
  • March 14-18 - Spring Break

News and Notes

  • There were lots of positive comments about the recent GAFE PD on Friday. I hope all of you enjoyed the day and learned some take aways as well. Great job to our presenters! You've set a standard for our SHS Family.
  • SHS Counselors will be at S9 to speak with our students about sophomore registration. Girls are scheduled to go to the cafeteria at 8:30 and boys at 10:10. Teachers will be notified if the schedule changes.
  • An information meeting for parents of our students will be held in the SHS Gym 1 at 6PM on Thursday.
  • Sparkman Boys Basketball team will play against Oak Mountain at Wallace State. Game time is 1:30 PM.

How To Avoid Big, Dramatic Misbehavior

Every teacher has encountered dramatic misbehavior in the school setting. Read the great article linked below from Michael Linsin to avoid those situations.

How To Avoid Big, Dramatic Misbehavior


We are currently screening students for Dyslexia. As Mr. Standeffer stated during the January training, please inform Mr. Standeffer or Mr. Barlow if you suggest a student for screening.