2010-2011 Orientation. Mission Statement. The mission of Peoria Notre Dame High School is to foster spiritual, emotional, intellectual and physical development . . . …by teaching the Catholic faith …by leading students to be disciples of Jesus Christ
The mission of Peoria Notre Dame High School is to foster spiritual, emotional, intellectual and physical development . . .
…by teaching the Catholic faith
…by leading students to be disciples of Jesus Christ
…by teaching the arts and sciences in a climate of Catholic academic inquiry
— Academic Excellence that inspires and prepares us for successful lives
— Catholic Faith that places us in God’s transforming hands
— Family that sustains, loves, forgives and cares
— Individual Dignity as a Gift of God that shows respect for self and sees the worth of others
—Personal Responsibility that engenders pride and builds the trust of others
—Service to Others that brings true purpose to our lives
— Teamwork that unites us and causes things to happen
— Tradition that teaches, guides and remembers
Fr. Paul Carlson = School Chaplain
Fr. Patrick O’Neal = Theology Dept.
Mr. Aaron Cunningham = Computer Technician
Mr. Joe Walters = Business Instructor, Head Football
Ms. Amanda Schwartz = Art Department, Photography
Ms. Amanda connon = Band Director
Technology Help Desk
-- If you are having problems with your computer, you can visit the PND website to log your questions/ problems.
-- Under the heading “Current students”, click the Technology HelpDesk link to send your questions to the technicians (Mr. Forney and Mr. Cunningham).
Official PND schedule
Each day will begin with a different class period in a cycle of five days.
Each day will be given a number 1-5 to correspond with what hour you will begin the day with.
Tomorrow is Day 1 = you will begin with 1st period.
Friday is Day 2 = you will begin with 2nd period.
Monday is Day 3 = you will begin with 3rd period.
After Day 5, The Rotation will start with Day 1 again.
For Visual Learners:
To assist with the Rotating Schedule:
There are signs at the end of each hallway that will indicate what day it is.
** Remember the number corresponds with what period you will begin the day with.
There are 3 lunch period this year.
Each lunch will consist of 2 Houses eating at the same time.
Everyone will report to Advisory prior to going to lunch. (computers will be left in your advisory period) and return to Advisory directly after lunch.
For the 1st trimester:
Lunch A = Carondelet and Sheen House
Lunch B = Benedict and Marian House
Lunch C = Rice and Viator House
The pairing of Houses and lunch periods are subject to change for the other trimesters.
If you are a Junior or Senior who is bringing in their own machine, you will need to stay after and meet with Ms. Perino in the Lab to get signed into the network.
Dress Code- (same as last year)
Dress code Fines = Start at $1, must be paid in 72 hours to Dean’s Office
No water will be allowed in the hallways.
Also keep any food, soda, etc. out of your lockers/ classroom to avoid any damage to the laptops.
Cameras have been added around the school to help promote a safe and secure environment.
Please conduct yourself in a manner that is responsible in the hallways to avoid any major injuries/ damage to property.
-- Find a suitable method to safely carry your computer to class.
-- Lock your locker at all times to protect any valuable items.
Before School: 7:45- 8:15 in Dean’s Office
After School: 3:35- 4:05 in Dean’s Office
You have 48 hours to serve a detention to avoid further penalties.
*You will be notified by email about your fines and detentions. Please check regularly.
Cell phones are only allowed prior to school hours or during Lunch (not Advisory)
If you are using your cell phone during an unauthorized time, the penalty is as follows:
1st offense = given to Dean, returned at end of day.
2nd offense = must be turned in to Dean for 5 full school days.
3rd offense = held in the Dean’s office for 15 days.
Refer to handbook online for other penalties.
To be eligible to waive your finals in the last Trimester, you will only be allowed to have 3 excused absences or less, plus have a B+ average.