HSoC Weekly Update

October 25- 29

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Quote For The Week

I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions - Steven Covey

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Our Most Recent Graduate (s)

KYRAN ZACHARY ALSUP - October 19, 2021


ISABELLE DIAZ - October 21, 2021


Student Expectations when Quarantined due to COVID-19

The purpose of this guidance is to help HSoC scholars remain on task and on schedule to graduate in the spring semester if not earlier. The advent of the COVID-19 pandemic has forced some scholars to work from home during their quarantine.

It is the expectation that any student that may have been quarantined due to COVI-19 is expected to work from home for a minimum of 360 minutes a day.

Students are expected to check school and or personal email daily for information. If HSoC students are in need of a device to continue their efforts to work and excel in school.

Please email abenskin@wisd.org or hsocmail@wisd.org

If your scholar is feeling I'll, and If the answer to any of the below (CLICK ON LINK BELOW) questions is yes, please contact the Director of Alternative Learning Services at 972-923-4695 or abenskin@wisd.org for instructions.

Please complete the form at the link: https://forms.gle/Un3xH1qR28M1Bwg47

Required- End of Course Exams and Tutoring

Mark Your Calendars!

Required- End of Course Exams and Tutoring has started!

The English I E.O.C. (End of Course) Exam is on December 7.

The Algebra I E.O.C. and Biology I E.O.C. is on December 8.

The English II E.O.C. (End of Course) Exam is December 9.

The U.S. History E.O.C. (End of Course) Exam is December 10.

Mrs. Hardister will be tutoring English during her conference on Tuesday, Mrs. Dellert will be tutoring U.S. History on Thursday during her conference, and Mr. Gilbert will be tutoring Algebra 1 on Wednesday and Friday during his conference.

Mrs. Hardister, Mrs. Dellert, and Mr. Gilbert, please keep attendance on those dates, so that we will have the documentation needed for Senate Bill 149/463. It is our sincere hope and desire that none of you need to utilize this insurance policy ( SB 149/463) for graduation, however, it is better to have it and not need it than to not have it at all!

Tutoring Times

English I & II - Tuesdays from 12:20 - 1:30 pm

History - Thursday 9:20 - 10:30 am

Algebra 1 – Wednesday and Friday from 10:45 – 11:15 am

Please remember E.O.C. Tutoring is mandatory for Senate Bill 463

HSoC [High School of Choice]

What is Waxahachie High School of Choice?

We are an alternative high school, designed to help at-risk students achieve their goals of high school graduation and beyond. HSoC supports students through rigorous, innovative, and engaging learning experiences. Every student will be empowered to fiercely navigate their world with resilience, purpose, courage, humility, and pride.

Academic Performance and Effort

It is an expectation that all High School of Choice (HSoC) students put forth the effort to reach their maximum potential. Academic excellence is achieved by challenging yourself to improve on every assignment or task you encounter.

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