Tag: High School

can you still graduate advanced regents even if you fail the checkpoint b exam?

Written by on August 9, 2019

A. There are multiple ways to earn a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation, including earning a three-credit sequence in a world language. This would require you to pass the Checkpoint B exam. However, you can also earn this diploma with sequences in another area, such as fine arts, business, technology, etc. For specific information on […]

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Are there spots at West and East for students to lock their bikes? (Designated bike spots or just general benches)

Written by on August 9, 2019

A. Both East and West have bike racks.  West is near the side parking lot between West and Pool area.   East is in front of the building.

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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?

Written by on July 10, 2019

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

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During regents week for the late bus pickups, do students need a pass to get on the bus like the do for late buses on a typical school day? If so, where can students get a pass?

Written by on June 6, 2019

A. No.

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If I am a junior and have my license, am I allowed to drive to school during regents week? I have to go to work immediately after most of my exams so this is important to know beforehand.

Written by on June 6, 2019

A. Yes.

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Are you allowed to learn a language outside of Shen and still get credit for it?

Written by on May 22, 2019

A. Each situation is unique. At a minimum, the language study must be completed at an accredited institution (such as a local college). The course syllabus should be submitted to the Academic Administrator for review in advance, and proof of successful completion would need to be submitted at the end of the course. Credit cannot […]

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I’m a junior and I’ll be attending summer school, can I drive myself there?

Written by on May 10, 2019

A. If you have a license and a car.

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Does the HSE library have old copies of yearbooks? If they do, how far back do they go?

Written by on May 10, 2019

A. Yes we have a complete set going all the way back to 1954. Just ask at the circulation desk for the year you are looking for and you can look at in the library.

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How does one get a new student ID at west?

Written by on May 10, 2019

A. If a student loses their school ID, they can request a new one from the main office.  Please note that it takes some time for replacement IDs to be made.

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How does a parent or child sign up for summer school? Is there busing for these students or is it up to the parent to bring them and pick them up?

Written by on May 3, 2019

A. Parents come into the building to register their students. School counselors are in contact with parents/students that are in need of summer school. We do have busing that picks up at various bus stops around the district.

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