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Weekly Update 3-8-21

Dear AFHS Parents:

This is Matt Wight with the latest news and updates from AFHS and WCPSS.

 

Second Semester Traditional WCPSS Calendar UPDATED 2-16-21

This calendar includes the WCPSS 1/A, 2/B, 3/C rotation schedule. 

 

Rising 10th-12th Course Registration for the 2021-22 school year

It is time to register our current 9th-11th grade students for the 2021-22 school year. Please click the link for registration instructions.  Registration Link Counselors will be available daily (2/26—3/11) during lunch (10:42– 12:25)  for students to virtually drop in to ask questions via Google meet. Need more individual time with a counselor? You can make a virtual appointment here.

 

National Honor Society Candidates 

 

Candidate invitations were sent via student email on Tuesday, 2/16.  Candidates must upload their Leadership, Service, and Signature documents to the Candidate Information Form included in the invitation email by Friday, March 12, at 2:18 pm.  Candidates must also fill out the Faculty Input Form as soon as possible.  Candidates should follow up with the three teachers/coaches/club advisers they selected, as faculty members must submit their recommendations by Friday, March 12, at 2:18 pm. 

The selection procedure can be found on the Apex Friendship High School website: https://www.wcpss.net/domain/11792For questions contact: Sscanlon@wcpss.net

 

AP Exam Information for 2020-21 School Year

Due to social distancing guidelines, AFHS students will be expected to engage in AP testing digitally from home (with the exception of Spanish and French language exams). 

AFHS AP Exams 

 

PreACT for all 10th grade students (Plan and VA)

The PreACT will be given to all sophomores on April 14, 2021. Details.

 

Photos for the Yearbook

Any current freshman, sophomore, or junior who didn't have their photo taken by LifeTouch on picture day has another option to get in the 'people' section of the yearbook: Jostens' Yearbook+. Details

 

Virtual College Visits 

An opportunity for AFHS students to meet with College Admissions. Pre-Registration is required to receive the individual meeting link.  Schedule

 

CDC Google Classroom

The Career Development Center for AFHS has a new google classroom for Career Cafes during lunch, with guest speakers sharing about their careers virtually. The first series will be each branch of the military sharing on google meet, this will be during all lunch times. Students may join the google classroom, to learn about more opportunities coming in the future, by using this Classroom Code: diqo3y

 

Upcoming Dates

March 5th-11th Current AFHS Student Course Registration is OPEN 

March 8th-Cohort 2/B in person learning at AFHS

March 9th-ACT Make-Up (For Juniors that did NOT take the ACT February 23rd)

March 11th-Application/Waiver course paperwork due & last day of course registration

March 12th-Teacher Workday

March 15th-Cohort 3/C in person learning at AFHS

March 16th-Cap/Gown Pick up for seniors 3pm-5pm



Sincerely,

M. Wight