High School - Need to Know Vocabulary

    • stack of books Block Schedule - Student will have 4 classes every day for one semester.  Each class will be for 90 minutes.
    • A/B schedule - Some courses are scheduled every other day for 90 minutes and run all year long.
    • Pride Time - This is the first class of every day.  It is mandatory to attend this class.  Several activities happen during this time.  Character education activities, mentoring, tutoring and the opportunity to do homework are a few of the things we do in Pride Time. This is similar to advisory or homeroom.
    • Walking the Steps - This is referring to actual graduation day when all graduates walk down the front steps to receive their diploma.
    • Career Clusters - These are the categories to explore all careers and career options.a)