Parents & Staff,
On January 16, 2018, the Akins High School Guidance & Counseling Department started the Course Planning & Choice Sheet Registration process for the 2018-2019 school year for students who will be in 9th-12th grade next year at Akins High School. The following days are important in this process:
Tues., Jan. 16- Parent Information Night about 2018-2019 course offerings, graduation plans, and endorsments
Place- Theater, 6pm-7pm
Wed., Jan. 31st- Academy Information/Showcase Night- All academies will display their different CTE/career pathway programs
Place- Gym, 6pm-8pm
At the Academy Information/Showcase Night, the Counseling Dept. will provide 2 information sessions on 2018-2019 course offerings, graduation plans, & endorsements
Session 1- 6:30pm in theatre
Session 2- 7:15pm in theatre
Due March 7, 2018- 2018-2019 Choice Sheets with Student & Parent Signature
9th graders- return 2018-2019 Choice Sheets to SEL or AVID teacher
10th graders- return 2018-2019 Choice Sheets to world hist or world geo teacher
11th graders- return 2018-2019nChoice Sheets to English 3 teacher
IMPORTANT- CLICK ON 'VIDEOS' LINK on the top right for step-by-step instructions on how to fill out the Choice Contract for 2018-2019.
Important- Below are each academy's pathway courses needed for a student to have an ENDORSEMENT. Each student is required by law to graduate under an endorsement.
For information on the choice contract process, please contact a counselor from the 'staff' link on the top right.
Below are samples of choice sheets for each academy. Students must use the colored sheet provided by their counselors, not a downloaded sheet. The attached are just for parent and student view use.
Color designations for 2018-2019 Choice Sheet forms
9th General Choice Sheet- Regular white
10th-12th General Choice Sheet- Regular white
ABLE Academy- Blue
Green Tech Academy- Green
AHA Academy- Purple
Social Services Academy- Pink
New Tech Academy- Yellow
STEM Academy- Salmon/peach