Archive for October, 2018

Nurse Substitutes

Written by on October 30, 2018

CURRENT VACANCY POSITION: Nurse Substitutes INFORMATION:  Substitute Nurses are needed at the District. Current NYS professional RN license and current CPR and AED certification required LOCATION: Shenendehowa Central Schools BENEFITS & SALARY: Professional working environment, supportive parents and community, $22.85/hr                                    TO APPLY:   Interested candidates must download and complete the Non Instructional Substitute application […]

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I saw one post where a girl was thanking Shen HS for having free sanitary woman’s products, unlike the middle schools. However, you responded with “they are free at all levels”. No, they are not free at all levels. When I got my period in the middle schools if I didn’t have a quarter or my own items with me I would either ask around for a quarter or have to break a dollar in the lunchline, which they didn’t even let me do half the time. If you’re unaware the middle school sanitary products aren’t free, please educate yourself on this information.

Written by on October 19, 2018

A. Things change. A new law, effective July 1, 2018, requires all elementary and secondary public schools in New York State that serve students in any grade from six to twelve, to provide feminine hygiene products to students in school restrooms, at no cost.

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Where does the school get the frozen buffalo pizza from

Written by on October 16, 2018

A. From Sysco. The brand is Big Daddy’s Pizza

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For senior pictures for the yearbook does it matter what color dress shirt you wear or does it have to be white? I know the coat has to be black and so does the tie but can the shirt be a color other than white?

Written by on October 16, 2018

A.  The shirt should be white.

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Why can’t we carry our backpacks in HSW? I have to run back and forth to my locker all day, or carry 5 binders.

Written by on October 16, 2018

A.  Following several instances of students and staff sustaining injuries after accidentally being hit by students’ backpacks while moving about High School West’s narrow hallways between class periods, the joint 9th Grade and Environment Committees decided in the interest of safety not to allow students to wear/carry their backpacks in High School West during the […]

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When does your class rank become official/set?- Is it after the first semester of senior year, or after all 4 quarters?

Written by on October 16, 2018

A.  Shenendehowa has a 3 year rank and average.  It becomes official and set or “frozen” in September of your senior year.

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I would like to thank high school east for having free feminine products in the women’s bathroom unlike they do in middle school. Thanks!

Written by on October 16, 2018

A. They are free at all levels.

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Silly question question, I know, but what exactly is an Open House? Is it an opportunity to meet individually with your kiddo’s teachers? Or is it more of a walk-through meet and greet sort of thing?

Written by on October 16, 2018

A. More of a meet and greet.

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I know someone who started a club in HSE last year, and I heard that no more clubs could be made after that. Is this true? If not, where do I go if I want to start a new club?

Written by on October 16, 2018

A. You can’t just “start” a club. There is budgeting involved. Talk to your principal.

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can girls try out for the football team?

Written by on October 16, 2018

A. Yes, under commissioner’s regulations and NYSPHSAA rules regarding mixed competition   Info can be found here. http://nysphsaa.org/Portals/0/PDF/Handbook/2018-19%20Handbook/NYSPHSAA%20Handbook%20002.pdf

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