Archive for September, 2018

High School Spirit Week – Tropical/Tie Dye Tuesday. More photos…

High School Spirit Week – Tropical/Tie Dye Tuesday. More photos…

Written by on September 27, 2018

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Koda students Becca Tommell’s social studies class are engaged in the Iroquois Confederacy Inquiry using Google Classroom. More photos…

Koda students Becca Tommell’s social studies class are engaged in the Iroquois Confederacy Inquiry using Google Classroom. More photos…

Written by on September 27, 2018

 

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Holly Symonds’ first graders at Arongen created their own classroom Constitution as they learned facts about Constitution Day and explored some great books! 

Holly Symonds’ first graders at Arongen created their own classroom Constitution as they learned facts about Constitution Day and explored some great books! 

Written by on September 27, 2018

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U.S. Representative Paul Tonko delivers books surplus books from the Library of Congress to Shen High School. More info and pictures

U.S. Representative Paul Tonko delivers books surplus books from the Library of Congress to Shen High School. More info and pictures

Written by on September 27, 2018

Last year, four High School English teachers, Susan Burns (HSW) , Casey Caradori (HSW), Jenna Kitchen (HSE), and Jordan White (HSE) all applied to receive surplus books from the Library of Congress.  The teachers applications were accepted, and U.S. Representative Paul Tonko not only brought the books, but spent time taking with a group of […]

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What is the policy for serving alcohol at school functions?

Written by on September 21, 2018

A. Alcohol can not be served or consumed in the same room as a student program.

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Is there a modified indoor track for middle schoolers?

Written by on September 21, 2018

A. The list of sports offered at Shen can be found here: https://www.shenet.org/athletics/athletics-staff-directory/

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after reviewing the grapevine i realized that one of the questions asked who was on the district wide emergency response team, and one of the groups mentioned was students. I came to ask how old or what grade must you be in to qualify to become part of this team, and how do people become candidates? thank you!

Written by on September 21, 2018

A. There is no required age but most of the members have been high school students. Any interested students can reach out to their principal.

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I have never commented on a staff members clothing choice, but a photo posted on Facebook showing a teacher whose shorts are far too short; in fact they would not comply with the student dress code, much less the staff dress code. The employees should model proper attire for the students, and her choice was not proper.

Written by on September 21, 2018

A. The Code of Conduct specifically states: Staff members are expected to model appropriate dress and decorum, recognizing the significant role and impression they have on students.

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Does Shen assume that all parents have a Google account in order to open/view documents? Why not make all information available for everyone to access?

Written by on September 21, 2018

A. You shouldn’t need a Google account to open documents if they are set to public. If you do, just request permission and it will be given.

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What are the requirements to get a jcp?

Written by on September 21, 2018

A. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VdCEsREWFuI_cb-p0JQlKZa-wJDJA1qUFwm1HgMPCdg/view

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