August Newsletter 2017

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Here are a few things to keep in mind as you start off the school year:

Academic help:

  • Tutoring is available before and after school. You may schedule this time with your teachers
  • The library is open after school every Tues-Fri until 4:30 p.m. for academic purposes
  • There is late bus transportation provided to many areas if you sign up the day of in the library. The bus leaves at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays only.
  • Math and Science teachers post their tutoring hours outside of their classrooms. You can ask any math/science teacher for help during their particular tutoring times.
  • During TNT time Tuesday - Friday, students may use their movement pass to receive tutoring from their teachers.

SIS Portal Access

Parents are encouraged to stay informed by logging into SIS Parent Portal. Information that can be found on the portal includes:

  • grades
  • attendance
  • lunch balance
  • bus information

To login, visit the Willard High School home page and click the student records notebook icon on the top right of the home screen.

Important dates to remember:

August 17: First day of school

Senior class meeting

August 18: Last day to register for the Sept 9th ACT

Freshmen class meeting

August 22: Sophomore class meeting

August 23: Junior class meeting

August 24: Willard High School open house 6-8 p.m.

August 25: New student luncheon (5th hour)

August 29: College Fair at Ash Grove High School 4-6 p.m.

September 1-4: No School

September 9: National ACT test date

Counselor Information:

Nathan Burns - Seniors

Carrie Montgomery - Juniors

Emily Nagle - Sophomores

Melissa Millington - Freshmen