2013 Freshmen Orientation. National Anthem. Amanda McGuire, Senior. Welcome. Mr. John Gibbs, Principal. Freshman Orientation August 6, 2013 Bassett High Academics.
Freshman OrientationAugust 6, 2013Bassett HighAcademics
Advanced DiplomaStudents may earn an Advanced Diploma by earning the required standard and verified units29 CREDITS/ 9 VERIFIEDStandard Diploma25 CREDITS/ 6 VERIFIED(Basic differences- no foreign language requirement, one less English class, one less math class, one less verified credit in math, science, and history)In 4 years, take 8 classes/year= 32 credits
Credit is received for passing the classVerified Credit is received for passing the SOL Test given for that class.
Make sure you have:PROGRAM OF STUDIES (updated)Everything you need to know to graduate!!!Link on the Henry County website under “Students” tab.Site Address:http://www.henry.k12.va.us/Program-of-Studies.html
Staying on Track-Pass your classes! If you fail a required class, you will have to repeat the class. SOLs- They count!! Take them seriously and do your best. You will have the opportunity to retake ones that you fail.
If you are struggling, GET HELP!ASK- teachers, counselors, administrators, parents, someone!!!BE RESPONSIBLE!!!!!PARENTS:Remember to keep up with your child’s grades with Parent Portal!
Release to Class 8:10
1st 8:25 – 10:00
2nd 10:05 – 11:35
3rd 11:40 – 1:50
1st 11:35 – 12:05
2nd 12:10 – 12:40
3rd 12:45 – 1:15
4th 1:20 – 1:50
4th 1:55 – 3:25
*Disciplinary sanctions will be harsh.
Ask Your Child About School Every Day.
Check your child’s homework.
Talk to your child’s teachers.
Bassett High School
Building a resume
Connecting with adults
*must have a physical and concussion form on file to try out or practice
Student Council Association
We are a cadet driven program, and we are always ready to take forth a challenge and show how successful we can be.
Upper 90 Club
Virginia Baseball Association
After Prom Committee