In Guidance Office News….
Report Cards – Report cards, with fall 2018 semester grades, will be ready for viewing in RDS Parent Access on Friday, January 25th after 10:00 a.m.
2019-20 Course Selection - Course selection materials for the 2019-20 school year are available online at the CPHS website under the Guidance tab. Juniors will start selecting courses on January 30th. Sophomores (2/6) and freshmen (2/13) will select courses in the coming weeks. A timeline for important dates relative to course selection is attached to the email that accompanies this voice recording.
Mid-Year Transcript Requests – Seniors can request that mid-year transcripts, reflecting updated grade point averages and semester grades (through 7th semester of high school), be sent as soon as Friday, January 25th. If a college or university is asking for a mid-year or seventh-semester transcript, please e-mail Ms. Truscott at firstname.lastname@example.org to make your transcript request. In your e-mail, make sure you include the student’s name and indicate the name of the college(s) that you would like to receive the transcript.
- Please note - a mid-year transcript is not required for every college/university. If unsure, please contact the Admissions Office directly to confirm before placing your request.
Scholarships – The Crown Point Community Foundation and Legacy Foundation Scholarship applications are now available for seniors. Directions for accessing the applications can be found in student Naviance accounts under ‘colleges’ and ‘scholarships and money.’ Seniors will also be reviewing this process in Resource Period this week. Seniors should continue to regularly check their Naviance accounts for updated scholarship opportunities.
Resource Period Topics for the week of January 21st
- 12th grade: Scholarship Application Process Review
- 11th grade: Course Scheduling Counselor Presentation
- 10th grade: Prepping for the Pre-ACT
- 9th grade: Prepping for the Pre-ACT
- Optional Guest Speaker during Academic Assistance Time
- R. Kevin Smith, mechanical engineering safety and design specialist (re-scheduled from earlier this year); A sign-up sheet to attend has been emailed to all students.
Online Courses – CPHS is offering six fully online courses during the spring semester: Health, American Government, Economics, English 12 A/B, US History, and Medical Terminology. Those courses are available for students in grades 10-12 who haven’t already completed them as a graduation requirement. Students may still sign-up for an online course prior to January 23rd. Enrolled students who have not already completed a CPHS fully online course must attend a mandatory student orientation meeting and complete an online Orientation Course in Buzz. There will be one make-up session this Wednesday (1/23) during Resource Period in the LGI room. Please see the CPHS website for full details.
In Athletic Department News….
Athletics – The athletic department will be hosting the spring sports parent/student-athlete pre-season meeting this Wednesday, January 23rd in the auditorium at 6:00 p.m. All spring sports athletes should attend with at least one parent or guardian.
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