Weekly Warrior

Volume 3 Issue 8 May 4, 2015

Important Dates

May 4th-AP Chemistry Exam & AP Environmental Science Exam 8:00 am, AP Psychology Exam 12:00 pm
May 5th-AP Calculus Exam 8:00 am
May 6th-AP Lit Exam 8:00 am & AP Physics Exam 12:00 pm
May 6th-Grade 10 & PLCS/Arts & Humanities PLC
May 7th-AP Spanish Exam & AP Computer Science Exam 8:00 am
May 8th-June ACT Registration deadline
May 8th-AP US History Exam 8:00 am & AP Euro Exam 12:00 pm
May 8th--Teacher Appreciation Coffee and Doughnuts--Library at 8:00 a.m.
May 11th-SBDM 4:00 pm in library
May 11th-AP Biology & AP Music Theory Exam 8:00 am
May 12th-AP Government 8:00 am

July 27 & 28, 2015--Summer Kagan PD dates have been set for SWHS. Please keep this in mind as you plan your summer!

On Demand Writing

Our On Demand Writing Assessment will be held on Wednesday, May 20th, for all 10th and 11th grade students. Please continue to embed writing into your curriculum.
The format of the test will consist of the following:

Part A-Stand Alone--40 minutes
Part B--Passage Based--90 Minutes
Attached is a very useful essay writing graphic organizer that was shared in our PLCs to help students organize their writing and stay focused.
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SWHS Career Fair

Our Career Fair was a huge success. We had over 20 businesses and employers represented. Workforce Investment Act (WIA) staff did a great a job teaching our seniors about interviewing skills.

Thank you for escorting your 3rd block students through the Career Fair.

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Success With Higher Standards

Southwestern High School will strive to graduate every student college/career ready and prepared for the 21st century.