Weekly Messenger: December 10

Upcoming Important Dates

  • December 18-20 – Finals (see schedule below)
  • December 21 – January 6 – Winter Break
  • January 7 – First day of 2nd Semester

Spartan Minute
The Spartan Minute is a news and announcement show that updates every day. You can check out the Spartan Minute by following us on Twitter (@SycamoreHS), Instagram (SycamoreHS) and YouTube.

PSAT Scores
Juniors who took the PSAT this Fall will receive their PSAT scores on December 10th thru 12th. Your student can log into their College Board account to see their scores.

Registration Assemblies for 2019-2020 School Year
During the month of January, school counselors will be holding assemblies with all grade levels during spartan stretch in order to begin the process of choosing classes for the 2019-2020 school year. We will be using a new online scheduling process where students choose their courses in Infinite Campus. Watch for more information that will be sent out as we enter into this process in January.

1st Semester Finals Schedule
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
8:15 – 9:30 1 period EXAM
9:40 – 10:55 2 period EXAM
11:05 – 12:20 3 period EXAM

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
8:15 – 9:30 4/5, 5/6 period EXAM
9:40 – 10:55 6/7, 7/8 period EXAM
11:05 – 12:20 0 period EXAM

Thursday ,December 20, 2018
8:15 – 9:30 9 period EXAM
9:40 – 10:55 10 period EXAM

Students are to remain in the classroom for the entire time scheduled; no students should be allowed to leave the room during the exam time except for emergency situations.

The cafeteria, library, and computer lab will be available to study halls and P.E. classes.

Cafeteria lunches will NOT be provided on exam days, however some breakfast items will be available.
Buses will be available and will leave 10 minutes after each day’s final except on Wednesday, December 19th, when it will depart after the 6/7, 7/8 period exam.

Yearbook Photo
If you would like your student to be included in the yearbook, please note that the last date for your Student to have his or her picture taken will be Tuesday, December 18th. Pictures will be taken right after finals from 11:30am-3:30pm in the high school auditorium. After this time, there will be no additional opportunities for your student to be featured in the portraits section of the yearbook.

No need to sign up in advance, just have them stop by the auditorium when they are free during that time.

If you would like to order photos, please visit mylifetouch.com, and the picture day ID is CH508083Q2.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the yearbook staff: Shannon Bierman, sbierman@syc427.org.

Yearbook Purchase
Now is a great time to purchase a yearbook for the 2018-19 school year. They make excellent Holiday gifts. Please click here.

Spartan Service Program
We are revising the process in which students turn in their service hours. Students with service hours will need to complete a Spartan Service Claim Form. All forms must include a supervisor signature and must be returned to Mrs. Helton by December. The claim form can be picked up in the Main Office.

President’s Day – February 18
Due to the snow day on Monday, November 26 school will be in session on Monday, February 18.

Sycamore High School Tutoring
Tutoring is available to SHS students on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, from 3:30 to 4:30 PM, Sunday night from 7:00 – 9:00 PM in the Library. Pizza will be served on Sundays!

SHS Athletics
For information for the upcoming Athletic events please visit 8to18.