2020-2021 Self Guided
Freshman and New Student Orientation
All information for the 2020-2021 Freshman and New Student Orientation can be found below. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines, we are unable to host in-person tours.
This page will be updated with new information as it becomes available. Please also explore our website for additional student information for the coming school year.
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Meet SHS Administration
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Bell Schedule and Learning Management System
2020-21 Plan B Transition, Plan C & Virtual Academy Daily Schedule with Homeroom.
Examples of “Live” Instruction:
Scheduled Collaborative Activities using digital tools, Peer feedback & collaboration activities where the teacher is involved & providing feedback (i.e. Comment feature in Google Docs). Discussion Questions / Forums moderated by teacher, Brief mini lessons through Google Meet to introduce module of learning., Google Meet Chats (Whole Class or Small Group)
Remote Learning Attendance PolicyA student is considered present for daily attendance during a remote learning day if either is true:
- A student completes their daily assignments, either online or offline
- If a student is present in synchronous “live” instruction with each course teacher as scheduled
Canvas: SHS Remote Learning Management System (LMS)
All Sanderson teachers who are the teacher of record for a course will post regular updates and resources that support learning objectives for students to Canvas. We recommend you review and/or bookmark these links for information on remote learning, tech support, and Canvas:
- Canvas Student FAQ (https://www.wcpss.net/domain/17268)
- Technology Support for Families https://www.wcpss.net/Page/35459
- Student Email – Getting Started https://www.wcpss.net/domain/17263
- WakeID Portal How To Log In https://www.wcpss.net/domain/17264
Updates Regarding Remote Learning for Students with IEPs
Sanderson Academic Programs
Please click on the links below to view each program's website:
How can I Get Up-To-Date Information
Follow us on Social Media
Sign up for School Messenger: School Messenger instructions. (Be sure you keep your phone number and email addresses current in PowerSchool)
Return to Campus Information for Wake County Families
WCPSS 2020-2021 Return to Campus information.
Technology Help for Families
WCPSS Technology Services Department has created a wonderful resource page for families who need technology assistance.
If your student needs help setting up a Chromebook, accessing their student email, logging into Wake ID or PowerSchool go to the Getting Started section.
If you would like to find information about how to effectively use some of the most common teaching tools like Canvas, Google Classroom, or Google Meet, you will find great resources on the Digital Resources page.
Lastly, if you require additional support contact the Help Desk online or at 919-694-8100.
Helpful Forms and Links
- Apply for Free or Reduced Meals
- Joint Custody Dual Address
- Medical Forms
- Parent Handbook
- PowerSchool Application
- Sanderson Foundation
- School Meals
- Stay Informed and Volunteer
- Student Services
- 2020-21 Traditional Calendar (Accessible Version)