Haverhill High School

  • Freshman Academy

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    Freshman Academy

    Dan Faircloth
    978-374-1138
    dfaircloth@haverhill-ps.org

    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

     

     

     

(978) 374-3400
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