Weekly Messenger 8/19/20

Upcoming Events

  • SAT Date
  • Book pickup
  • August 31- First day of school
  • Picture day -Postponed
 

Announcements

HIGH SCHOOL CULINARY ARTS RESOURCE MATERIAL ADOPTION
Sycamore Community School District 427 Administration will be recommending the adoption of an instructional resource to be used for the new SHS Culinary Arts course at the Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Board of Education meeting. This resource will be on public display in theDistrict News section of the district website through Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

HIGH SCHOOL AGRICULTURAL MECHANICS RESOURCE MATERIAL ADOPTION
Sycamore Community School District 427 Administration will be recommending the adoption of an instructional resource to be used for the new SHS Agricultural Mechanics course at the Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Board of Education meeting. This resource will be on public display in theDistrict News section of the district website through Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

 Rising Seniors
We are still scheduled to administer the SAT test on October 14 to all our Seniors since it was cancelled in the spring.  This will be a school day test where there is no fee, or registration required. If you choose to take the test  elsewhere, you will need to sign up and pay for the test on the College Board.website.

 School Start Date
Monday, August 31.

Daily schedule

Book Pickup
Please enter the South Fieldhouse door by the practice fields.  At Stop 1 a staff member will ask for your last name.  They will then ask you to drive through the fieldhouse to receive items just before the exit.  Please stay in your vehicle and have a mask on.  Thank you.

 Last name A-M Thursday August 27, 8:00am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-4:00pm

Last Name A-Z Thursday August 27, 5:00pm-7:00pm

Last name N-Z Friday August 28, 8:00am-12:00pm, 1:00-4:00pm

KEC
KEC will still be meeting in person or remotely.  Buses will be provided to KEC and return to SHS.  Pick up and drop off will be in the front of the building.  If your student wants to drive to KEC, they will need to fill out the waiver that was mailed and return it to SHS before they drive.

Troubleshooting Chromebook

Chromebook will not power on:

  1. Make sure the charging cord is placed on the right side of the Chromebook for charging.
  2. Make sure the outlet you are using is working properly.
  3. Make sure the cord is plugged in tightly to the charger block.

If 1, 2 and don’t work: Please contact Mrs.Peek at the SHS Tech Department (see link below).

Operating System Fails:

Please contact Mrs. Peek at the SHS Tech Department (see link below). 

Webpages won’t load:

Click on the three dots in the upper right hand corner of the screen. Click on History      

Click on history again, 

click on Clear Browsing Data on the right side. 

Set Time Range to: All Time

Check the boxes for Browsing History and the box for Cookies and other site Data 

Click on Clear Data 

Once done try to reload your page.

Rebooting Chromebook:

  1. A lot of issues can be resolved by just shutting your Chromebook off and restarting it. 
  2. Please remember to not over charge your Chromebook.

Chromebook Repair:
Please contact Mrs. Peek at the SHS Tech Department  jpeek@syc427.org for any repair needs. A loaner will be given to you while your Chromebook is being repaired.

Picture day
Picture day has been postponed.