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8th Grade Transition To HHS Information
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Monday, January 22, 2018

8th Grade Transition Dates

Tuesday, February 6th:  8th Graders Visit Hoover High School (8:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Students learn about various high school programs including academies, advanced classes, fine arts, athletics, extracurricular activities and student life at HHS.  A tour of the high school will be included.  We will leave SMS promptly at 8:15 am. 

Friday, February 9th Hoover High School Counselors Come to SMS

HHS Counselors will provide an overview of 9th grade course selection and 4-year plans during math classes.

Wednesday, February 14th

9th grade course selection sheets/4-year plans (with teacher recommendations) go home with students to discuss with parents. For questions about a teacher recommendation, please contact that specific teacher.  

Thursday, February 15th: HHS Course Selection and Curriculum Information Night at Hoover High School
Hoover High School is proud to offer a diverse curriculum, and we want parents to be fully aware of the academic opportunities available. All parents of rising freshmen are encouraged to attend!
5:45 - 6:15: Families interested in HHS’s International Baccalaureate Program are invited to attend an informational session in the competition gym.
The following sessions will be available in the lunchroom:
6:30: Rising Freshman Information Session (rising 9th grade)
7:00: Academy Overview (rising 9th grade)
7:30: Earning  College Credit while in High School (open to all grades)
8:00: AFJROTC (open to all grades)
Wednesday, February February 21st
9th grade course selection sheets/4-year plans due to team's math teacher.
Please click here for a detailed timeline of important transition/course selection dates.  Please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Berryhill, 8th Grade Counselor, at or 439-2122, if you have any questions.  


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