Please check out the "End of Year" link above for specific dates/times - there are some modified schedules!
5/31 Baccalaureate 7pm SHS Cafe
6/2 Top Ten Breakfast 7:35am/Senior Awards Assembly 8:50am
6/5 &6/6 Senior Final Exams
6/7 GRADUATION UNH 6pm
Project Graduation 9pm-5am
6/9 Senior Banquet - Spring Hill 6pm
6/19&6/20 Underclassmen Finals Exams
HOMEWORK LAB AND LATE BUS!!!
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2:30-3:30 pm in the Library
The late bus leaves at 3:35 pm from the high school and will drop any current Somersworth/Rollinsford bus rider to their house.
Somersworth High School Career and Technical Center will be offering an after school Homework Lab this year. The Homework Lab will provide students access to academic resources and adult support. Support will be provided by content area teachers, paraprofessionals and peer volunteers. The Homework Lab will be located in the high school library, allowing access to library materials and the computer lab. Students will be expected to identify school work goals and adhere to our school wide behavior expectations. Our hope is to see students increase their ability to be successful in all of their classes! We hope you encourage your student to utilize this amazing resource!!
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SHS/CTC SUMMER HOURS
Main Office Hours Starting 7/1/17:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 7-2:30pm
(return to full schedule 8/14/17)
SCHOOL COUNSELING SUMMER DAYS
In order to maximize the effectiveness and efficiency of our School Counseling staff in regards to schedule changes, we will be scheduling appointments during the days following the current school year and the month of August. There will be NO counselors available during the month of July. Counselors WILL BE available the week following the last day of school through June 30th. In addition, we will have appointments available August 10th through the 25th. Families can call the School Counseling office at any time during the summer to set up an appointment with a counselor for a date in August. Please call 692-2431 ext. 1311 or email Mrs. Lucier at firstname.lastname@example.org to set an appointment.
End of Year Logistics
As we approach the end of the year some things to think about before the new year comes along:
a. Did your student AF a course, apply for an appeal and was granted it? If so, please make sure their AF grade has been updated on their transcript. You can contact guidance for information.
b. Did your student qualify for Credit Recovery or Competency Recovery? Please make sure your student discusses what needs to happen with their classroom teacher. There are deadlines that need to be met and summer work may be required. If they have successfully completed the needed work, please make sure their grade has been updated to the appropriate letter/numerical grade. You can contact guidance for information.
SUMMER COMPETENCY RECOVERY
Any student who failed a course this year, had a numerical grade of at least a 60 and was within 2 competencies of passing the course will qualify for Summer Competency Recovery. (Student also must have fewer than 7 absences per quarter).
Summer Competency Recovery will run: Week 1 July 11-13, Week 2 July 18-20 and Week 3 July 25-27.. Students can come from 9am to 12pm. The cost to attend Summer Competency Recovery is $10 per day. Students only pay for the days they attend, and in some instances, students can take the work home with them and return it upon completion. This is the last time they have to complete any competency recovery options for the 2016-2017 school year.
Mandatory Attendance at Drug & alcohol Presentations
Participation in extra-curricular activities such as Junior Prom, Senior Graduation Activities (banquet, project graduation etc.) and other activities deemed necessary by the administration REQUIRE a parent/guardian to attend a school sponsored Drug & Alcohol Awareness Presentation. Administration will provide a few options to meet this requirement. Parents with multiple high school students will need to attend one presentation every 4 years due to the changing of laws and information on the current drug & alcohol abuses and concerns.
Can't make a presentation? Have your student pick up a BLUE form from the Main or CTC Office. Watch the video "Chasing the Dragon" (link below), sign off on the blue form indicating you watched the video and return to Mrs. Knapp in the Main Office!
The Somersworth High School community will foster intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and literacy in students while developing respectful, responsible, and articulate global citizens.
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