Student schedules have been mailed out. Upon receiving it, please take the time to review it with your son/daughter to ensure that it is complete and correct. In some cases, elective class choices are not able to be granted and are substituted with other elective classes. Band and Chorus students only will select an elective for block 2 on the first day of school. These choices will be made available to you by the band and chorus teachers.
It is recommended that students not wait until school starts to make schedule adjustments. Your son/daughters counselor is listed on the student schedule. Mrs. Fannick, Mr. Newell and Mrs. Robinson will be in the guidance office on July 28, 29, 30 and 31st and can be contacted at 570-742-7611.
ACADEMIC SUPPORT CLASS:
Rosters for Academic Support will be listed in the Milton Standard Journal, posted on the windows of the high school, and will be up on the website starting on July 31st. Depending on certain electives, your child will most likely be assigned to the same academic support class for their entire high school experience. This class runs from 1:13-1:55pm every school day and enables students to have a designated period of study, guidance intervention, and individual teacher support for 45 minutes per day.
ORIENTATION FOR GRADE 9 AND NEW STUDENTS:
Orientation for 9th graders and new students will be held on Thursday, August 14th from 8:00-12:30pm. Incoming freshmen and new students will have the opportunity to meet with administrators, tour the high school, and receive other important information that is critical to a smooth transition.
If you are unable to attend the orientation and have questions, please contact the high school office at your earliest convenience, 742-7611.
OPEN HOUSE FOR ALL GRADES, 9-12:
There will be an Open House on August 18, 2014 from 3-4:30pm. Parents/Guardians and students are welcome to attend.
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL:
August 21st is the first day of school for the 2014-15 year. The doors to the high school open at 7:30am for breakfast. Students must remain in the cafeteria until 7:56am. Your son/daughter will report to their Academic Support class at the beginning of the day to receive locks, locker assignments, and pertinent school documents. After which time, students will be dismissed to their first period class.