Lynx High School Newsletter

AIS West September 2020

Dear High School Students,

We are so excited to start this academic year! Your teachers are getting ready to meet with you through Zoom until you are able to attend school in-person. You should have received an email to access your schedule on PowerSchool. This Newsletter will help you with your planning and organization in order to be ready for a great start!

Good luck and be well,

Your AIS West Family

Are You Ready for Online Learning?

Tools for Success

Below are some tips to ensure successful online learning:

  • Check your school email daily.
  • Save the Zoom meeting links for every class.
  • Keep an organized calendar to plan out your work.
  • Check Google Classroom folders.
  • Read the course syllabi carefully.
  • Reach out to your teachers during their office hours if you need any help.
  • Have a working device and Wifi connectivity.
  • Prepare a quiet working environment at home.
  • Eat healthy. Follow the health and safety procedures at home and when we return to school.
  • Get good rest and sleep.

Sept. 1 - 3 Online Schedule

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Online and Hybrid Learning Schedule Starting Sept. 6th

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Open House

Thank You for Participating!

It was great seeing many of your faces at the virtual Open House! We hope that we were able to clarify the reopening plan and to answer your questions. If you still have questions, please do not hesitate to email Mr. Mark Tennant or Ms. Alia El Shishiny.

Health and Safety Presentation by the School Doctors

Thank you, AIS West Doctors!

The AIS West Doctors have held a detailed presentation on health and safety to all staff members. Thank you, doctors!!

PE Class

Students should wear their PE uniform to school on PE days. Students will be able to put their belongings in the locker room before class. Students have the option to change out of PE uniform after class by maintaining social distancing and staggered entry and exit of the locker rooms.

Course Drop/Add Period

What Do I Do If I Want to Drop and Add a Course?

Please read the email that was sent by the School Counselors (Ms. Fify Kassem and Dr. Les Potter) regarding course changes.

Drop/Add Period: Sept. 1 - 15.

Ms. Fify Kassem

Dr. Les Potter

Last but not least - take care of you.

Final Reminders

  • Cohorts will be communicated before Sept. 15th.
  • Stay safe.
  • Wear your mask.
  • Wash your hands.