CAHS Staff Connection

January 14, 2015

Upcoming PLC Meetings for December

1. Wednesday, January 14th

  • Topic: Teachscape: Domain 3b - Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
  • Meetings will be held with PLC Administrator:
  • Foltz and Davis - PE/Health/CI/Fine Arts/Math/Science - Cafeteria
  • Dompreh - SS and CTE Rm. 538
  • Bobalik - ELA and WL Rm. 116
  • Special Education Staff w/Maribeth - Media Center

2. Wednesday, January 21st

  • Exam week - NO LATE START
  • PLC will meet from 1:25-2:40 p.m. auditorium
  • Topic: Restorative Practice
  • Special Education Staff w/Maribeth - Media Center

3. Wednesday, January 28th

  • Meeting will start in cafeteria/sign in
  • Housekeeping items and then release for PLC work time - review and data collection from common assessment exams
  • Special Education Staff w/Maribeth - Media Center

Please talk with your PLC administrator if you have questions.

M-Step and Change to SAT

M-Step will be scheduled as follows:

March 3 - ACT (11th grade only)

March 4 - ACT WorkKeys (all students in attendance)

April - 8 days of testing - we will block classes - more detail to come.


12th Grade Exam Exemptions

Distributed yesterday! Confidential list sent via email for your reference.

Review regulations - not to be used on Pass/Fail; C-A courses only; may not benefit to use exam exemption; don't need to attend if using exemption (don't mark absent)

C-A Rocks Slips

**** CA Rocks Slips for Completed Vocabulary Packets*****

Genesee Valley Rotary Student of the Month Nominations

Upcoming Nominations:

—**English & World Language – January** (luncheon is on 1/27)

—Science – February

—Math – March

—Social Studies– April

—Open - May

Nominations are DUE by 15th of each month.

Advisory and Interventions

Upcoming 9th/10th Advisory Content Lessons:

  • January 12-16 - Students will have time in assigned advisory or intervention group to study for exams. 11th grade will continue to work on ACT Prep.
  • January 20-23 - Exams
  • January 26-30 - English (DUE by Wed 1/21 to Sue)
  • February 3-7 - Math (DUE by Wed 1/28 to Debbie)

*******Reminder that this is a professional obligation by staff to provide the work and allow time for students to complete the work, as well as collecting it in the core class***********

ABC 12 - Spirit Cup - February 20th

Student Council is looking for other groups to help coordinate the Spirit Cup effort this year. Please let Angela Middleton and Cindy Gunn know if you are willing to help out with the Food Drive. We will also ask other buildings to help with this initiative.