Principal's Weekly Message 5/13/2019
This is Ian Solomon, Principal of Leesville Road High School sharing the latest news and events.
Scholarship and Military Recognition
Seniors who have been offered scholarships or are planning to serve in the military are recognized at the Senior Assembly. In order for this to happen, seniors need to submit their information. Seniors can include all scholarships they have been offered, even those to a school they are not planning to attend or a scholarship they are not going to accept. For scholarships, we will need a copy of their scholarship award letter. For military service, we will need documentation of their enlistment. There is a scholarship/military form posted on the school’s website. The deadline to submit this information to Student Services is May 29.
Class of 2019 Survey and Final Transcripts
The Senior Survey has been posted on the school's website. The survey needs to be completed by every senior. The focus of the questions relates to final transcripts and other post high school plans. Final Transcripts will be sent by the Student Services Office to the college or university the senior lists on the survey. Seniors can edit their responses until June 11. After June 11, seniors will need to contact the Student Services Office for any updates. Final transcripts are sent around the 3rd week of June. Seniors may stop by the Student Services office until the end of June and pick up an unofficial copy of their transcript. Parents may not pick this up if their student is 18. Starting July 1, graduated seniors must request transcripts through the following website: https://wcpss.scriborder.com/.
2019 Summer School
Information and an application for the 2019 Summer School session has been posted on the School's website. Please contact, Eric Greene, Dean of Students, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Semester Exams will be administered Wednesday, June 5 through Monday June 11. Students who want to leave at the conclusion of exams at 11:55 each day must have a signed copy of the Early Release Permission form submitted to the Main Office by May 31. This form can be located on the school’s homepage under the Pride News section.
Wednesday, June 5 7:25 – 11:47 Period 1 NCFE/CTE/Teacher-Made/EOC Exams
Thursday, June 6 7:25 – 11:47 Period 2 NCFE/CTE/Teacher-Made/EOC Exams
Friday, June 7 7:25 – 11:47 Period 3 NCFE/CTE/Teacher-Made/EOC Exams
Monday, June 10 7:25 – 11:47 Period 4 NCFE/CTE/Teacher-Made/EOC Exams
Tuesday, June 11 7:25 Exam make-up day for all students by appointment
Sports Physical Event (repeat)
EmergeOrtho is excited to once again offer our annual $10 Sports Physical event! This year Sports Physicals night will take place on Wednesday, May 15th from 6:00 – 8:00pm at multiple locations around the Triangle. Please see below for the list of participating locations. Cash or check ONLY. Please advise student-athletes to fill out the medical history portion of the physical form, signed and dated by a parent/guardian. As always, ALL proceeds are donated back to the schools! Attached is a flyer that can be displayed or distributed to students or parents. Please feel free to reach out with any further questions. Have a great week!
List of participating locations:
- Apex · 910 West Williams Street
- Brier Creek ·7850 Brier Creek Pkwy
- Chapel Hill ·100 Perkins Drive
- Durham · 120 William Penn Plaza
- Oxford · 107 E. McClanahan Street
- Raleigh ·3100 Duraleigh Road
- Roxboro ·799 Doctors Court
- Smithfield · 100 Kellie Drive (New location opening May 1st!)
- Wake Forest ·11550 Common Oaks Drive
Thank you for your continued support of Leesville Road High School, where we take PRIDE in everything we do.