Greyhound Newsletter 9/10/21
Picture Day TAKE 2 on Monday!
The building opens daily for students at 7:45 am. All students must be out of the building by 3:45 every day unless they are WITH a teacher or coach.
What a great first week!
Thank you to our students, staff, and school community for a great start to the 2021-2022 school year! We are definitely still working through some things and thank you for your patience.
As of today all students who had a completed 2021-2022 Blended Learning 1 to 1 Agreement before Tuesday should have received their district chromebook. Those who completed the form this week should get their chromebook on Monday. PLEASE click the link to complete the agreement so your student can receive their required chromebook. This is just like a textbook and is an expected resource for every student.
Please continue to check transportation information in Infinite Campus. We are struggling through driver shortages (as schools are across the country) and working to update routes through that and through new student enrollment. Routes are likely to change a bit in the next two weeks so please keep an eye on that. Students can stop in to the office any day to check and principals will be stationed in the commons in the afternoons to help look information up as needed. Any changes or additions at this time may take one week or more to implement.
Student planners can be picked up outside the main office at any time. They're a fantastic tool!
Have a great weekend, Greyhounds!
Picture Day Take 2!
9:00am – 9:30am – Freshmen
9:30am – 10:00am – Sophomores
10:00am – 10:30am – Juniors10:30am – 11:00am - Seniors
Picture RETAKE day is Wednesday, October 20.
Free Breakfast Every Day! Opens at 8 am. Students must remain in the commons until 8:30 am. Lunch is free again this year, too!
Remember to have a FULLY CHARGED district chromebook in school every day!
All students in grades 6-12 will be issued a district Chromebook and should have it in their hands by the end of the first week!
There is no wireless access called BYOD this year. It was not secure enough for us to continue using. Students may not bring personal laptops, chromebooks, or tablets to school. They must use the district chromebook.
If your student still hasn't received one, we recommend filling out the online form again. Follow that link in item 1 below.
Click to watch Exec's introduction to our Welcome Back Week!
JUNIORS will be able to go HOME for lunch again for the 21-22 school year
For this year ONLY due to COVID social distancing needs, Duluth Public Schools will be allowing 11th grade students to go HOME for lunch with parent/guardian permission.
A signed copy of this form must be submitted and approved, and the student must have their ID with the approval sticker on it, before they may leave for lunch. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Final day to drop a class without penalty (F on transcript) is Monday, September 20.
SENIORS ONLY: Late Start/Early Release and Open Campus Lunch Forms
We are allowed to have open campus for lunch as long as the parent/guardian and student agree to the following conditions. Failure to meet these conditions may result in the privilege of open campus being revoked for the student and possibly for the entire senior class. Students MUST have this completed form submitted by the parent/guardian in order to be allowed to leave campus.
You MUST have your student ID on it's lanyard and in order to be allowed to leave at lunch. Those students with a completed form will receive a sticker for the back, making it easily identifiable by supervisory staff and principals at the door.
Parking Pass Applications will be distributed the week of September 13.
This is the summary document of all major events at EHS. For full details and team schedules, visit the link at the end of the newsletter. *ALL DATES AND EVENTS ARE TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE due to COVID, weather, etc.
Counseling Office Notes
Counseling Office Contacts:
Jenn LaBelle, Registrar: ext 2143, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jamie Savre, Counselor (A-E): ext 2154, email@example.com
Jessica Forsman, Counselor (F-La): ext 2041, firstname.lastname@example.org
Morgan Costley, Counselor (Le-Re), ext 1262, email@example.com
Laura Horton, Counselor (Rh-Z,) ext 1121, firstname.lastname@example.org
Activities Office News
Activities Office Contacts
Lynn Carlson, Clerical/Treasurer: ext 2304, email@example.com
Shawn Roed, Activities Director: ext 2151, firstname.lastname@example.org
Notes and Resources from Outside Agencies (Not ISD 709)
Click to learn about the volunteer led All Night Grad Party. This is an event organized and run by a parent/guardian volunteer group with the help of many local businesses.
This form and payment can be turned in to the ANGP box located in the high school office at any time. Bring it to Jump Start! We will have paper copies available.