Last Days for Seniors are May 10-18
West Side Staff
Tuesday, May 01, 2018

SENIOR SCHEDULE: May 10-18, 2018

These are the specifics of seniors’ final days on campus . . .

EXAMS: Seniors will be notified by teachers no later than Thursday, May 10, the final regular day of class, whether they are exempt from exams, which are based on absences and grades (students must have at least a B average with no more than three absences). From absence and grade information Home Access Center, seniors can determine if they can afford to miss part or all of a day Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday prior to exams. The parent of a student who cannot take an exam scheduled on Monday or Tuesday (due to court, counseling, or medical appointment) must call the office to schedule a makeup exam.

On testing days, seniors who are exempt from tests may miss those class periods. Under no circumstances may a student leave campus and return the same day.

OTHER ACTIVITIES: During their final days, seniors will also take part in the Senior Breakfast, Walk of Honor, and graduation practice.

All days will follow the normal bell schedule.

  • Thursday, May 10, is the final regular class day, and all seniors should attend unless they have a day available to take an absence for part or all of the day

  • Friday May 11, is Review Day. Only seniors who are taking exams should attend. These students may attend part or all of the day

  • Monday, May 14 is a testing day for afternoon classes -- 6th-8th Periods, and the day ends at 3:05. Seniors who are exempt from tests during those class periods may miss part or all of the day.

  • Tuesday, May 15, is a testing day for morning classes -- 1st-4th Periods, and the day ends at 11:20.

  • Thursday, May 17 — 7 a.m., the senior breakfast begins, followed by the Walk of Honor, during which time seniors wear cap and gown to walk the halls of the Elementary School. Commencement practice will follow the Walk, and an off-campus photo shoot will take place.

  • Friday, May 18 — Seniors should arrive at the band room by 6 p.m. to give time to take photos, eat light snacks, and take the marquee photo. Seniors who do not abide by dress code will not be allowed to participate in graduation exercises.