Welcome to Leigh High School Class of 2019 Mrs. Ruybal A-Le Mrs. Perea Li-Z Ms. McQuain, Intervention Today you will… Learn about • The CUHSD high school graduation requirements and college entrance requirements • Programs at Leigh • Leigh’s 9th grade programming card Graduation Requirements Must be enrolled in 6 courses Must earn a D or better in all required courses Must pass both sections of CAHSEE Math Pathways For a student in 8th grade during 2014-15 School Year 14-15 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th CC 8 Math 8 IM 1 IM 2 IM 3 Pre-Calculus AP Statistics IM 3 STEM AP Calculus AB AP Statistics IM 3 Pre-Calculus AP Statistics AP Statistics AP Calculus AB IM 3 STEM AP Calculus AB AP Statistics AP Calculus BC AP Calculus AB AP Calculus AB AP Calculus BC AP Statistics Alg 1 IM 1 Adv. Alg 1 Geometry IM 2 IM 3 STEM AVID Advancement Via Individual Determination AVID is an academic, elective class that supports students who may be the first in their families to attend a 4 year university The four main components of the program are: • • • • academic instruction tutorial support college and career research motivational activities (team building & field trips) Project Lead the Way Introduction to Engineering Design (IED) Learn the design process, AutoCAD Inventor Principles of Engineering (POE) Explore technology systems, simple machines, robotics, programming and more Digital Electronics (DE) Learn electronics & logic through hands-on project work and MultiSIM software simulations Engineering Development and Design (EDD) senior capstone course in planning stage • • More than 100 University relationships, including California State University Partnerships with Fortune 100 and 500 companies Clubs and Athletics More than 20 Different Clubs on Campus Art Club National Honor Society Chess Club Christian Club Mock Trial Drama/Thespians Club Game Club Gay Straight Alliance Literaleigh Club Key Club Junior Statesmen of America Robotics Club Science Olympiad Interact Club Sisters of Society 29 different athletic teams playing 19 different sports Fall Athletics Physicals- All students must have a valid physical on file prior to trying out for a sport. The physical forms can be found on the Leigh Athletics website in April. Physicals must occur before the season starts. Pre Season Try Outs- information can be found on the Leigh Athletics website: http://leighathletics.olinesports.com Eligibility- All students who participate in athletics here at Leigh must be enrolled as a full time student. Students who are home schooled or part time enrolled are not eligible to participate in athletics Fall Sports- Pre season conditioning takes place during the summer. This information will be posted on the Leigh Athletics website in May. Teachers Expect That our students will • Complete assigned work and submit it for feedback • Be actively engaged in their learning and progress • Begin to advocate for themselves and their future • Attend their tutorial for support Steps to Choosing 9th Grade Classes 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Consider UC/CSU requirements Think about your current strengths Select 9th grade courses on the Programming Card Return the form to your middle school counselor Review tentative course selection to be mailed home this Spring 6. Pick up schedule during Link Crew Orientation in August Activity th Go over your 8 grade programming card Q and A Course Catalog online at www.cuhsd.org See you next year! Go Longhorns!