We Will Discuss:. Counselor/Counseling Confidentiality Grades Credits GPA Graduation Requirements College Requirements Transcripts Freshman Calendar. 9 th Grade Counselors. Mrs Charalabopoulos (A- Gh ) Mrs Horan ( Gi -L) Ms Donovan (M-P) Mr Witte (Q-Z). Your Counselor!!.
Where do you want to go?
How will you get there?
What Does Your Life Road Map Look Like?
My grades don’t count until after 9th grade.
Every credit counts!!
A, B, C, D = .5 credit
F = 0 credit
The semester grades are the only grades on your transcript, and will be the only grades that will go into the GPA.
Semester grades factor in how you did during each quarter as well
the results of your final test each semester
A = 4.0 5.0
B = 3.0 4.0
C = 2.0 3.0
D = 1.0 1.0
F = 0.0 (no credit) 0.0
3.0 Math (Algebra 1 & higher)
3.0 Social Studies (1 U.S. History & .5 credit in Civics)
2.0 Wellness/Fitness (.5 Health)
1.5 Fine Arts/Industrial Education/Career and Technical
22.0 Total Credits to Graduate
4 Year College
2 Year College
Developing a Four-Year Plan
(2-3 for some schools)
Specific Classes Taken
Grades/Grade Point Average (GPA)/Class Ranking
Test Scores (CSAP & ACT State Mandated Testing)
The Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with the First Step Chinese Proverb
Make Each Step Count!!