Archive for July, 2019

Where is the link for the 2019-2020 academic calendar?

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A. https://www.shenet.org/about-us/events-calendar/

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How do you earn medals for graduation?

Written by on July 10, 2019

A. There is only one medal for graduation…for GPA of 95 or above.

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Graduation was a beautiful ceremony! Where can I find a list of what all the different colored cords represent? I know some are for honor societies and my daughter would like to read about all of them and understand the requirements as she begins her high school years. Thanks!

Written by on July 10, 2019

A. They are listed on the Graduation page: https://www.shenet.org/shen-high-school/graduation-information/

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do you stop answering grapevine messages over the summer?

Written by on July 10, 2019

A. No.

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Does the checkpoint b exam count as a regents since it is done during regents week?

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A. No.

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Hello, how do I go about a getting a stone in the student garden for my son who was a shen student that passed away?

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A. So sorry for your loss, please contact the high school principal.

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Is it true that Middle Schoolers are getting 9 weeks of summer vacation this year, when we usually get 10?

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A. Summer vacation is June 26-September 4…10 weeks.

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Why has the school year been extended this year? At one time elementary was finished before fathers day weekend. (1) This makes it hard to schedule camps and appointments with this being so late, and (2) do they take staff in consideration? custodians have less time to complete what needs to be done over the summer.

Written by on July 10, 2019

A. The school year was not extended from what is stipulated by law…180 days. Father’s Day is the third Sunday in June…so it is a fluctuating date.

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In what cases would a 10th grade student be recommended for summer school? Also, if a student were to fail a SINGLE core class such as geometry or biology, would they be recommended for summer school, or forced to retake the class?

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A. It depends. You need to have a conversation with your counselor.

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Is there a way i can get free cafeteria food?

Written by on July 10, 2019

A. Yes, if you qualify for free meals.

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