Welcome To John Glenn High School! Class of 2018. Transitioning from 8 th grade to High School. Graduation Requirements. Earn 21 Credits Pass all required state tests. Credit Requirements. English Math Social Studies. 4 credits. Science. 3 credits. Health/PE. ½ credit each.
Transitioning from 8th grade to High School
How do I decide which level is right for me?
Think about your math ability and your future goals.
Choose courses based on your interests.
Be honest about your child’s abilities, strengths, and weaknesses
Seek advice from your child’s teachers or counselors
Be aware of course prerequisites
Consider your child’s interests and future goals when choosing electives
First 5 days = you may add or drop classes
Drop after 5 days= W on transcript
Drop after 3 weeks = WF on Transcript and affects GPA
What can you find inside?
Mid-East Career Center
The State Department of Education is in the process of developing new assessments.
As we understand right now the Class of 2018 will take the OGT
ACT Aspire Assessments
As your child progresses through high school our testing program will be evolving
Given to Sophomores and Juniors
National Merit Scholarship Competition
Purpose = Determining College and Career Readiness
9, 10, 11
Most JGHS students take
Required by most colleges
JGHS is now a testing site for the ACT
Make the most of his/her years at JGHS
Be a successful graduate
Leave JGHS with a clear plan for life after JGHS