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Good Afternoon, Green Hope Families and Happy New Year!

 

Here is some important information for next week:

 

DATES

Jan 13: Falcon Flex Days. Asynchronous Day.  However, students are participating in exams.  Please see below.

Jan 11-15, 2020: 1st Semester Final Exams.  Please see info below.

Here’s the link to WCPSS calendar.


 

Exam and Testing Info

Exams and State Assessments begin on Monday, January 11. We encourage students to come to school to take their state exams.  Please remember that teacher made exams are not required and are all going to be administered remotely.  Students do not come to campus to take a teacher made exam if they choose to take the exam.

Please go to these links for more info on exams: 

Testing Info For Students Taking State Assessments 

Fall Exam and Testing Presentation

Fall Exam and Testing Overview

Fall Exam Schedule

Online Health Attestation Form

 

There is a lot of information on these documents in order to allow you to understand the rules and expectations that are in place right now for our Final Exams. Thank you for reading this information and becoming familiar with our Final Exam Schedule and requirements. Please understand that these policies are different from previous years in several ways, so it is important that students understand the various Final Exams and what they need to do for each course they are taking. Please also note that this Final Exam Schedule is subject to change as we get updated information from the State or WCPSS.

 

 


 

NEW INFO

 

Athletics

Soccer and LAX tryouts start Jan 11.  Please see the GHHS athletics website for more info.

 

Driver’s Ed Update

Info on next registration for classes, etc. Drivers Ed 1.7.21 update 

 

Immunization Info

State Law requires certain immunizations prior to grades K, 7, and 12.  More info here

 


 

SENIOR INFO

 

Senior Cap and Gown Info

We will have a graduation ceremony! You’re going to want that cap and gown!  If you haven’t ordered a cap and gown from Jostens at this point you have missed the first order deadline.  Please order through Jostens

If you’re planning to use an older sibling’s gown, you still need your tassel for 2020-21.  Please call Jostens at 919-789-8500 to order this.

 

Senior Fee Info

Seniors also have a separate $50 fee to cover their stole, diploma, diploma cover, senior social, awards and graduation program. The link to pay senior fees is here GHHS Senior Fees.

 

Mid-Year Reports and Transcripts

We will communicate the process to request mid-year transcripts and mid-year reports in February.  Please note that first semester grades, class rank, etc. will be finalized for mid-year transcripts in mid-February, so please hold off on requesting/sending mid-year transcripts to colleges until we provide more information next month.  

 


 

STUDENT SERVICES INFORMATION

 

Student Appointments with Counselors

We will resume student/counselor appointments second semester.  Students, please email your assigned counselor if you need assistance/have questions prior to second semester.  

 

UPDATE! Ms. Merry is currently on maternity leave.  Below, are the student/counselor assignments while Ms. Merry is on leave.  Ms. Merry is assigned to students with last names A - Day.  

Mr. McIntyre (Dean of Students) - Last Names A - Bre:   jmcintyre@wcpss.net

Ms. Eason (SAP Counselor) - Last Names Bri - Day:  season1@wcpss.net

Ms. Tarr - Last Names Dea - Kal:  ktarr@wcpss.net

Ms. O'Neil - Last Names Kam - Ngu:  koneil@wcpss.net

Ms. Perry - Last Names Nia - Shu:  tsperry@wcpss.net

Ms. Tibbetts - Last Names Sia - Z:  atibbetts@wcpss.net

 

Student Services Grade Level Presentations

Freshman & Sophomore Presentation

Senior Advice         

This presentation provides information on graduation requirements, ways to explore future pathways, how parents can support their students and tips on being a successful student. We have also provided a video recording of two current seniors who offer advice and share insight from their personal high school experience.

Junior Presentation

Helpful info for juniors!

 

Financial Aid Advisor

Parents/Guardians and/or Students may schedule virtual appointments to meet with our Financial Aid Advisor, Ms. Brannan to discuss financial aid opportunities for post-secondary education.  Please use the following link to schedule an appointment to meet with Ms. Brannan: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A4EAEA823A75-financial2 . You may email her at: lbrannan@wcpss.net if you have any questions.  

 

College Representatives (Virtual Opportunities)

Juniors and Seniors:

Please visit the Student Services Website: link here

 (https://greenhopehsstudentservices.weebly.com/college-info-sessions.html)

 to sign up for Virtual Meetings with College Representatives.  Virtual Meetings will be posted one week at a time, and registration closes at noon the Friday prior to the event.  If you have questions please contact Angie Murrane:  amurrane@wcpss.net. 

 


 

GENERAL INFO

 

Junior Class Rings

Here’s the link for Juniors to order Green Hope class rings: Josten's info

 

Math Tutoring Center

The Virtual Math Tutoring Center is now available! See this link for details:  https://sites.google.com/wcpss.net/gh-math-tutoring

 

PTSA Spirit Wear

GHHS PTSA has amazing Spirit Wear!  Here is the link to the online store:  link here

 http://www.ghhsptsa.org/STORE.html

 

Yearbook Info

Senior Info:

 

Dr Camille Hedrick, Principal

 

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