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Harriman High School Orientation http://hhs.roaneschools.com WELCOME Class of 2017!!!!. High School. New Courses – learn new information, challenge yourself ! New Classmates – older students were once just like you New Teachers – do not be afraid to ask for help

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Harriman high school orientation http hhs roaneschools com welcome class of 2017

Harriman High School Orientationhttp://hhs.roaneschools.comWELCOME Class of 2017!!!!


High school

High School

New Courses – learn new information, challenge yourself !

New Classmates – older students were once just like you

New Teachers – do not be afraid to ask for help

During high school you will grow physically, mentally, emotionally and socially


Success in high school

Success in High School

Academically

Socially

  • Get organized

  • Take schoolwork seriously

  • Always do your personal best

  • Don’t let peer pressure run your life

  • Learn to make wise choices

  • Have healthy relationships

  • Stay healthy and safe

  • Deal with conflicts peacefully


Grade classification

Grade Classification

Freshmen - less than 5 credits

Sophomore– 5 credits

Junior – 11 credits

  • Senior – 16 credits

  • Graduate – 22 credits


Hs graduation requirements

HS Graduation Requirements

English - 4 Credits:

English I

English II

English III

English IV

AP English (coming soon)

Note: Must maintain a 90 avg. to remain in Acc. English each year.


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HS Graduation Requirements

Math - 4 Credits:

(Students must take a math class each year)

Algebra I

Geometry

Algebra II

Upper level Math (Finite Math, Pre-Calculus, or AP Calculus AB)

Bridge Math-Students that do not score 19 on the math section of the ACT must take this senior year


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HS Graduation Requirements

Science - 3 Credits:

Biology I

Chemistry or Physics

Another Lab. Science

*AP Biology (Must complete Bio & Chem. I)

*AP Chemistry (Must complete Chem. I & Algebra II)


Hs graduation requirements3

HS Graduation Requirements

Social Studies – 3 Credits:

W. History OR W. Geography

U.S. History

Economics and Government

AP US History (coming soon)


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HS Graduation Requirements

Other required courses – 5 credits:

Wellness

Physical Education and Personal Finance

Fine Art

2 years of a Foreign Language

Note: Students not pursuing a college career may opt out of foreign language and fine arts.


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HS Graduation Requirements

Elective Focus – 3 Credits:

career and technical (CTE)

science and math

fine arts (Band or Chorus)

AP (Biology, Chemistry, & Calculus AB)


Career technical education

Career & Technical Education

Human Services

Information Technology

Marketing Management

Law & Public Safety

Health Sciences


High school

  • High School Requirements– 22 credits

  • 4 English

  • 4 Maths – must include Algebra I, Geometry , Algebra II and Upper level Math, or Bridge Math (not met 19 on PLAN or ACT or Finite Math (have met a 19 on PLAN or ACT)

  • 3 Science – Biology, Chemistry, and 1 Lab Science

  • 3 Social Studies –

    • 1 World Geography

    • 1 U.S. History

    • ½ Economics/½ Government

  • .5 Personal Finance

  • 1 Wellness

  • .5 PE –exempt if in Band , Sports , Cheerleading

  • 2 Foreign language – waived if not entering university

  • 1 Fine Art – waived if not entering university

  • 3 Elective Focus- CTE , AP, Science/Math, or Fine Arts


  • State end of course exams

    State End of Course Exams

    Count 25% of 2nd Semester Average!!!

    English I

    English II

    English III

    Biology I

    Algebra I

    U.S. History

    Algebra II

    Chemistry (Piloting April 2013)


    Writing assessment

    Writing Assessment

    All Juniors must take during English III


    Act sat required for admission to college

    ACT /SAT– required for admission to college

    Recommended in Junior year after completing at least Geometry . Also needed to take Dual Credit classes at RSCC – 19 ACT score

    PLAN – all Sophomores take as a practice ACT and to determine areas to concentrate on before actual ACT. This test also determines what Math courses will be taken Senior year


    Sample schedule

    Sample Schedule

    Freshmen

    Sophomore

    • English I

    • Wellness

    • Algebra I or Geometry

    • Biology

    • World Geography

    • Chorus or Band or CTE

    • English II

    • Geometry or Algebra II

    • Physical Science or Chemistry

    • U.S. Government/Economics

    • Spanish I

    • Chorus or Band or CTE


    Sample schedule1

    Sample Schedule

    Junior

    Senior

    • English III

    • Algebra II/PreCalculus/

      Geometry

    • Chemistry/AP Biology/AP Chemistry

    • U.S. History

    • Elective focus (Chorus/Band/CTE)

    • Personal Finance/PE II

      *Dual Credit – RSCC

    • English IV

    • Pre-Calculus or AP Calculus or Finite Math or BRIDGE Math

    • AP Chemistry or AP Biology (if needed)

    • Personal Finance/PE II

    • Elective Focus (If needed)

      *Dual Credit - RSCC


    Scholarships

    Lottery

    3.0 GPA or 21 ACT

    $5000 per year / renewable – 4 year college or university

    $3000 per year/renewable – 2 year college or university

    Technology Centers - no GPA or ACT requirement

    Must keep a 2.75 GPA in college to retain scholarship

    Scholarships


    Scholarships1

    General Assembly/Merit

    3.75 GPA AND 29 ACT

    Need based

    2.75 GPA and <

    $36,000 family income

    Wilder Naifeh Technical Scholarship

    Enroll with a diploma at a technology center in TN

    Scholarships


    Tennessee scholars program

    Tennessee Scholars Program

    • 4 units English

    • 4 units Math (Alg. 1, Alg. II, Geometry, 1 upper level math)

    • 3 units Science (Must include 3 lab sciences)

    • 3 units Social Studies

    • 2 units of a Foreign Language

    • 1 unit of Wellness

    • 1 unit of Fine Arts

    • 2 Career/Technical courses or 2 AP courses or Dual Credit Courses


    Tennessee scholars

    Tennessee Scholars

    Meet required courses

    80 hours of community service

    Overall “C” average in required courses

    No out of school suspensions (Alt. School)

    95% attendance rate


    Graduate with honors

    Graduate with Honors

    Students who score at or above all of the subject area readiness benchmarks on the ACT or equivalent score on the SAT will graduate with honors.


    Act benchmarks

    ACT BENCHMARKS

    English18

    Mathematics22

    Reading21

    Science24


    Graduate with distinction

    Graduate with Distinction

    Students will be recognized as graduating with “distinction” by attaining a B average and completing at least one of the following:

    earn a nationally recognized industry certification

    participate in at least one of the Governor’s Schools

    participate in one of the state’s All State musical organizations

    be selected as a National Merit Finalist of Semi-Finalist (Must take PSAT exam)


    Graduate with distinction1

    Graduate with Distinction

    attain a score of 31 or higher composite score on the ACT

    attain a score of 3 or higher on at least two advanced placement exams

    earn 12 or more semester hours of transcripted postsecondary credit


    Dual studies

    DUAL STUDIES

    • Roane State Community College – Students may begin taking Junior year!!!

    • Must have 3.0 GPA and have at least a 19 on the PLAN or ACT on the subject area they wish to take.

    • Current Courses offered: English Comp 1 & 2, College Algebra, and Psychology

    • Tennessee Technology Center @ Harrriman

    • Student must have a 2.0 and good record of behavior and attendance


    High school

    Extracurricular Activities – it is strongly suggested that students be involved in extracurricular activities such as service clubs and athletics


    Clubs activities

    Clubs/Activities

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes

    Ebony Club

    Beta Club

    Chess Club

    Science Club

    Interact Club

    DECA Club

    FCCLA

    HOSA

    Skills USA

    Yearbook

    Band

    Cheerleading

    Drug Free


    Athletics bobby clark athletic director

    AthleticsBobby ClarkAthletic Director

    Baseball

    Football

    Basketball

    Softball

    Golf

    Tennis

    Soccer


    Questions thank you for your attendance

    QUESTIONS???Thank You for your attendance!


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