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HCHS-Online Student Registration for the 2017-18

HCHS-Online Student Registration for the 2017-18 school year will continue throughout the summer. HCHS schedules will not be handed out this fall until the parent/guardian has completed registration.

Assistance is available by calling 270-831-8759 or emailing olr@henderson.kyschools.us.

School buildings will be closed during the summer.
However, anyone who needs access to a computer for registration can come to the Technology Support Center at the Board of Education office near North Middle School or the Professional Development Center near Thelma B. Johnson Early Learning Center. Days & hours are Monday – Thursday, 7:00am-2:00pm, May 29 – July 26.
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Kyndle FAME

Kyndle FAME is pleased to announce a new opportunity for those wanting to earn a great career and a college degree at the same time and with little or no college debt! KY FAME (Kentucky Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education) is based on the nationally recognized Toyota Advanced Manufacturing Technician (AMT) and Computerized Manufacturing and Machining (CMM) program. This “work and earn” model allows participating students to earn an industry recognized degree while gaining valuable work experience in a manufacturing company.

Interested Kyndle FAME applicants must be high school graduates (or equivalent) and be willing to participate in the program’s 40 hour per week, apprenticeship-style format. If selected, you will attend college two days a week while working three days a week at your sponsoring company. In as few as 18 months (5 semesters), you can earn an Associate in Applied Science degree. Plus, with the practical skills you gain during your paid work experience, you may get a full-time job with your sponsoring company. Or, you may decide to further your technical education to obtain a bachelor’s degree.
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2017 Summer Reading

Henderson County High School Summer Reading Information 2017-18: All Courses Click on the Above Headline for Assignment Links!

Incoming freshmen: English I and English I Advanced:
Read the novel Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson.
Assignment: Students are responsible for reading the book before August 10, 2017. Refer to the list of project choices on the school website. Projects will be due the first full week of school.

All sophomores/incoming freshmen with a middle school English I credit: English II and English II Advanced:
Read the novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.
Assignment: Students are responsible for reading the book (chapters 1-11) and completing study guide questions before the first day of school (August 9, 2017). Study questions will be collected on the first day of school. A comprehensive test over part one of the novel will be given within the first few days of school. Study guide questions were distributed in English I classes in May; extra copies are available on the school website.

Advanced Placement Seminar (sophomores and juniors):
Read Think Like a Freak by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner and complete TED Talk analysis assignment in Google Classroom before August 10. Use Google Classroom class code 58brav.
English III (juniors): Read I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou. Complete the assignment found on the high school webpage “Summer Reading” link; English II teachers also distributed copies to their classes in May. Books are available through the HCHS library, or you may get your own copy of the book. Students will complete an assessment over the novel within the first two weeks of class.

Advanced Placement English Language and Composition (juniors): Refer to the handout provided to you by your sophomore English teacher. Read The Scarlet Letter in its entirety. You will take a test on the second day of school that will count as bonus only. You will be assessed with the actual novel test during the second week of school. Assignment details can be found on the high school webpage “Summer Reading” link or at the Henderson County Public Library.
You may also begin your independent reading/choice books for the year -- the first book will be assessed by the end of the first quarter. Choose one of the books from the list attached to the AP letter for your independent reading. You will be expected to choose and independently read one book for each quarter of the year. You will be assessed on the independent reading through individual tests and/or additional writing assignments or projects.

English IV (seniors):
Read “The Prologue” to The Canterbury Tales and two of the following four tales: “The Knight’s Tale,” “The Nun’s Priest’s Tale,” “The Pardoner’s Tale,” and “The Wife of Bath’s Tale.” Complete the assignment provided by your junior teacher. The assignment should be complete before school begins. You will also be assessed on your reading during the first month of school. The assignment is also available on the high school webpage “Summer Reading” link.

Advanced Placement English Literature and Composition (seniors): Enroll in the Google Classroom summer reading course (use your school computer username and eight digit password; class code = uwchpuh). Read Thomas Foster’s How to Read Literature Like a Professor and Cormac McCarthy’s The Road. Complete the posts in Google Classroom. Complete information available on the letter received in your English III or AP English Language and Composition class.
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HCHS Online Book Fee Payment is Ready to Go!

Directions for Online Fee Payments
1. Parent logs on to Infinite Campus Parent Portal
2. Select Student
3. Click on Payments in the Index on the left hand side.
4. Enter the fee(s) to be paid and click Continue.
5. Enter Payment Information and click Continue.
6. Add Payment Information and Save
7. Confirm your Payment(s) – you can request a receipt to be emailed to you on this screen. If so, enter your email address.
8. Click Make Payment
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