Indian Trail High School & Academy Welcome Class of 2016! Administrative Team Dr. Bethany Ormseth –Principal Ms. Starlynn Daley –Assistant Principal Ms. Jennifer Knight –Assistant Principal Mr. Robert Neu –Assistant Principal Structure 5 programs within one school 4 Academies 1 Comprehensive high school Some courses are blended with Academy: Music Program World Language Math AP Courses Youth Options; contracted services KUSD Graduation Requirements 23 credits to graduate: English Social Studies Mathematics Science PE Health Consumer Ed Elective Courses 4 3 3 3 1.5 .5 .5 7.5 Honors Courses Honors courses offer rigor Instruction: Pace may be faster Material may be more challenging Additional work may be required outside of class Students should be: Self-motivated –able to study independently Persistent –strives for excellence Self-disciplined –able to meet deadlines AP Courses College-level course May earn college credit 4 AP credits earns an Academic Distinction diploma AP World History -10th grade Core Courses Survey Literature/Composition (1 cr.) Biology (1 cr.) US History (1 cr.) Math –8th grade test/performance Algebra 1 A/B (2 cr.) Algebra (1 cr.) Geometry (1 cr.) PE (0.5 cr) Elective Courses Technology & Engineering Computer Aided Design Construction Planning Introduction to Design, Engineering & Technology Small engine repair Elective Courses Business & Information Technology Keyboarding** Word processing Microsoft Word & Excel Microsoft Access & PowerPoint Taking Care of Business Notetaking & Study skills Elective Courses Family & Consumer Science Child Development Food & Nutrition Textile Arts Interior Design Exploring Health Occupations Intro. To Medical Terminology Elective Courses World Languages Chinese French German Italian Spanish Elective Courses Music Concert Band Treble Choir Men’s Choir Concert Orchestra Elective Courses Art Introduction to High School Art Elective Courses Theatre Arts Acting Drama Musical Theatre Vocal Tech Sample Schedule 1st Semester Period One Survey Lit./Comp Period Two Intro. to High School Art 2nd Semester US History Child Dev. 1 Phy. Ed. I 1st 9 wks 2nd 9 wks Period Three Algebra 1or Geometry Spanish 101 Period Four Biology Seminar Sample Music Schedule 1st Semester Period One Survey Lit./Comp Period Two Intro. to High School Art Period Three Period Four 2nd Semester US History Child Dev. 1 Phy. Ed. I 1st 9 wks 2nd 9 wks Algebra I Biology Concert Band Concert Band Seminar Seminar (Alternate Days) (Alternate Days) Student Services 9th grade Counselors Mr. Preuss Mr. Sinden Attendance Dean Mr. King Peer tutoring (NHS students) Content area tutoring (teachers) Student Life Student Council National Honor Society Association of Business Students Dodge Ball Club Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Helping Hands Heritage Pride Photography Club Ski/snowboard Club Dance Team Cheerleading Prom Homecoming Games Homecoming Dance Dodgeball Classic NHS Volleyball Tournament Science Olympiad Jazz Ensemble Alternative Strings Orchestra Ham Radio Station Sports 2012-2013 Varsity sports program. Students attending Indian Trail High School & Academy will play for Indian Trail’s sports teams. Academy and Comprehensive students Registration Timeline January 31st –High school selection forms due February to March –Course selection May to June –Course verification forms sent May –Summer School Registration (Early Start, Gear-Up, PE) August –Parent Gear-Up; Student Gear-Up August –Registration Questions??? Please feel free to attend the Academy session, or you may tour the building. Thank you for attending.