Juniors, in preparation for the ACT test, there will be a mandatory pre-registration meeting. If your last name begins A-K you will be staying on the Wednesday, February 14th. If your last name begins with L-Z you will be staying on Wednesday, February 21st. These meetings will be from 10th period at 1:15 pm through 2:29 pm dismissal. It is very important that you attend. Please plan accordingly.
On Thursday, February 1, the Roosevelt Administration and Guidance Department will sponsor the annual 8th Grade Open House at 7:00 p.m. to begin the series of orientation experiences for incoming freshmen. Students and parents will participate in an informational guidance presentation in the auditorium and have the opportunity for informal discussion with representatives from departments, athletic teams, clubs, and organizations available at Roosevelt.
All informational tables for departments, teams, clubs and activities will be set up in the gymnasium to provide 8th graders an opportunity to ask questions and sign up for the clubs, activities, and teams in which they are interested.
On November 2, 2017 Theodore Roosevelt High School will be holding a mental health awareness panel. Members of the panel including: Coleman, Children’s Advantage and Townhall II. Topics discussed will include: depression, anxiety, stress and self-harm as well as information about the services offered at each organization. This a great opportunity to learn more about mental wellness and how to help your loved ones. The panel will begin at 7pm in the Richard Roberts Auditorium. This event is open to all community members.
ACT Strategy Session
Learn everything there is to know about the exam. Meet a Princeton Review expert who will go over test content, walk you through some sample questions and show you score-raising strategies to use on test day. Registration is required for both the strategy session and the practice test. Registration needs to be online.
- What: ACT Strategy Session
- When : Monday, September 25, 2017
- Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
- Where: Kent Free Library
- Cost: $0
- What: ACT Practice Test
- When: Saturday, September 30, 2017
- Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
- Where: Kent Free Library
- Cost: $0
Attention: Students/Parents/Guardians from the Class of 2018!
On March 21st, all Junior’s will be taking the state mandated ACT.
Juniors not receiving special accommodations will be taking the test at Riverwood Chapel on Fairchild Ave. The buses will depart TRHS at 8:30 am and return to school at 1:15 pm. Upon Their Return, time will be provided for students to eat lunch. They will attend 10th period.
A letter will be mailed home to Juniors who receive special testing accommodations. It will explain the details of their locations and departure times. Students will also receive a hand delivered copy of this letter.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact us at: 330-676-8721.
Mary Lynn Bush – Assistant Principal
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Please consider donating your used SAT/ACT prep books and materials to the Guidance Office. We would like to expand our library of prep materials that students can check out and browse through as needed. Let’s recycle and help others!
Registration with selective service applies to virtually all men living in the United States, including immigrants, no matter their status. Registration is quick, easy, and it’s the law. Info can be found at: www.sss.gov or any post office.
This ACT website has timely newsletters, along with valuable information and tools for parents of high school students. Check it out: https://mail.neonet.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=4a09a706a9364f64a9f8a81b49f747d0&URL=http%3a%2f%2factinc.cmail1.com%2ft%2fy%2fe%2fudhdhu%2fydltiiutl%2f