Haverhill High School

  • Freshman Academy


    Freshman Academy

    Dan Faircloth

    Haverhill High School Picture Day
    Thursday September 1, 2016
    in the auditorium

    “We don’t expect that you’ve arrived here fully formed, we expect you’ve arrived here ready to learn.” Carol Dweck

    Students will

    • Set goals and track their own learning progress
    • Know how to access support at HHS
    • Use time more effectively
    • Participate in a club, sport, and/or activities
    • Investigate career opportunities and meet with guidance counselor for college and career readiness

    Teachers will

    • Engage students in learning experiences that promote high achievement, develop high level thinking and make connections between academics and the real world
    • Increase parental awareness, communication and participation
    • Use common strategies across all disciplines and all teams
    • Meet daily to collaborate about student learning
    • Maintain on–going communication with parents in order to sustain student achievement

    The schedule will include

    • Freshmen grouped in teams of 80-90 students
    • Classrooms located based on subject areas

    Suggested Supplies for incoming Freshmen

    • Agenda
    • 3 ring loose leaf binders
    • Dividers
    • Pocket folders (12)
    • Paper for binders
    • Colored pencils
    • Highlighters
    • Pencils and erasers
    • 1 subject notebooks (4)
    • 2 subject notebooks (2)
    • Small Binders
    • Composition notebook
    • Independent reading
    • Lanyards for ID

     Links and Resources
    Freshman Academy Newsletter 2016-2017




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