Save the Date! March 26, 2016
The all school Spring Fiesta will be held March 26, 2016 at Azteca Mexican Restaurant on 148th. There will be a festive Mexican dinner, drinks & dessert, a silent auction of great items to bid on, and an evening of community where Sammamish parents and staff come together to support Sammamish students. All proceeds from the evening go towards the support of Sammamish academics, sports, clubs and activities.
More information will be coming out soon, including how groups can participate to raise money for their club, activity or sport.
Registration is underway NOW. All students should have an AP form from their AP teacher. All AP fees will be applied to each AP student accounts. Registration forms AND payments must be made by Tuesday, March 15th. Those who have not paid by that date will not be allowed to take the AP exam. Testing will be done May 2nd-13th. See more information HERE.
CREDIT RETRIEVAL BEGAN FEBRUARY 8TH
But it is not too late. Please see your school counselor for more information. Classes are currently held at SHS on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 3:30pm to 5 pm.
Another option for Credit Retrieval is Summer School at Interlake High. That registration will begin mid-March.
What is Credit Retrieval? It is a method of passing or improving grades from past classes. It it will help students graduate on time and raise grade points.
JUNIORS, SOPHOMORES, FRESHMEN!
This is College Day #3. Teachers and counselors will present new and current courses being offered at SHS. They will be given a hard-copy of their current transcript and a Course Selection Form. The registration packet (including new and unique courses, course offerings, and a principal letter) will be sent to the student's email this year.
The Course Selection Form, along with the web tool online, must be completed before they meet with their counselor starting March 21st.
An Elective Fair will be held at Sammamish High School during the school day. Students can discover all of the possible elective classes to be offered at SHS next fall. They will meet teachers/staff and be able to ask questions.
Course Selection Forms will be collected during that time period. Counselors will meet with each of their students throughout the week to collect all registration forms. Counselors will not be available for other appointments during this week.
PARENT REGISTRATION INFORMATION NIGHTS
February 25th at 6:30pm
at Tillicum Middle School
8th Grade Family Registration Night
March 1st at 6:30pm
at SHS Library
Current 9th through 11th Grade Family Registration Night
March 3rd at 6:30pm
at SHS Library
8th Grade Family Registration Night (Odle MS)
March 10th at 6:30pm
at SHS Library
Transfer Students - Family Registration Night
Available HERE and on the BSD405 website.
PRACTICE ACT AND PRACTICE SAT
Results available in the main office. Please see Ms. Quintana
SAT PREP CLASSES
The SAT is a standardized test used by many colleges as part of their admissions determination. The Sammamish PTSA sponsors SAT Preparatory classes covering both verbal and math skills. Students may register for either or both classes. Each class consists of four 1 hour and 45 minute sessions and includes a comprehensive workbook with sample questions, test-taking strategies and practice SAT exams. Class size is limited so sign up early.
Verbal Skills: Mondays, 6:30 - 8:15 PM, Room 327 new building
Dates: March 7, 14, 21, and 28
Instructor: Piper Gibson
Math Skills: Tuesdays, 6:30 - 8:15 PM, Room 327 new building
Dates: March 8, 15, 22, and 29
Instructor: Lorinda Flikkema
For questions, contact Cassandra Swoope email@example.com
If you have questions or would like more information,
please contact your SHS counselor.
Important upcoming Dates
The 2015 Bellevue School District College Conference--Reminder
Bellevue School District’s annual College Conference will take place on
Thursday, February 11th, from 5:45 to 8:30PM at Interlake High School.
Monday, February 22nd
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