Important dates for 2019-20 course scheduling

Scheduling information for the 2019-20 school year for students in grades 6, 7 and 8 will be sent home in January. Please call your child’s counselor with any questions.

Below are key dates to be aware of.

Grade 6 students moving to grade 7

Languages Other Than English (LOTE) selection for sixth-grade students will take place in January.

January 10

Parents/guardians are encouraged to view LOTE videos that can be accessed as of Jan. 10 under the link titled “LOTE Video -Overview” under “Quick Links” on Wellwood’s Schoology page.

These videos are designed to provide information that will be helpful for parents as they help their children select a language to begin studying as a seventh grader.

January 15

Sixth-grade students will attend presentations by LOTE teachers.

January 25

Deadline for students to return language selections forms to the Wellwood Counseling Office.

Grade 7 students moving to grade 8

January 28

Students will take part in electives and scheduling process presentations. They will receive the 2019-20 eighth-grade course brochure at the scheduling assembly.

January 29 to February 1

Counselors will meet with students to complete their selection forms during social studies classes.

February 6

Deadline for parents to sign and return scheduling and override forms.

Grade 8 students moving to grade 9

January 2

Counselors will meet with students to discuss scheduling and distribute the 2019-20 F-M High School course catalog.

January 7

High school instructional specialists will present high school elective offerings to students.

Grade 8 parent orientation will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the F-M High School auditorium.

January 14-18

Counselors will meet with students to complete their course selection forms.

January 28

Deadline for students to return scheduling sheets and override forms to the Wellwood Counseling Office.