Congratulations to Carl Lineberger c/o 1957
The National Academy of Sciences recently announced that Carl Lineberger, PHS Class of 1957, will be the recipient of the NAS Award in the Chemical Sciences at the NAS' Annual Meeting in Washington, DC on April 26th. Carl was inspired to pursue a career in chemistry by former Plant chemistry teacher, Mr. Hubbard, for whom he had great affection.
For more information about Carl's story click here.
There are many Testing and Exam Dates coming up that families and students should be aware of. Please take some time to become aware with what tests you must take and when they occur.
Old Algebra Re-take - March 23 - 31
FCAT Re-takes - March 23 - 31
10th Grade FSA ELA Reading (2 day test) - April 13- 17
9th Grade FSA ELA Reading (2 day test) - April 13-17
**9th Grade FSA ELA Reading will start at the conclusion of the 10th Grade FSA ELA Reading**
Biology EOC - April 20 -24
Algebra 2 EOC (2 day test) - April 27 - May 1
Geometry EOC (2 day test) - May 4 - 8
Algebra EOC (2 day test) - May 11 - 15
US History EOC - May 18 - 22
2nd Semester Exams will be:
June 2nd - 1st and 3rd period
June 3rd - 4th and 5th period
June 4th - 6th and 7th period
June 5th - 8th period
Download a copy of the May 2015 AP Exam Dates HERE
Please note: RE: Alternate Exam Dates
**These dates are published and restricted by College Board and are reserved for students who have an exam conflict—two AP exams on the same day and at the same time. The conflicts and students have already been identified. Students will test according to the testing schedule.
**According to College Board--Family graduations, family trips, and college orientations are NOT permissible for students to test on alternate dates. Please plan appropriately.
Reserve your spot to be an AP Proctor!
Over 3,500 Advanced Placement exams will be administered at Plant High School in May. Parents have the opportunity to assist with proctoring exams. It is a great way to help the school, in addition to seeing what the test environment is like. Help spread the word! Any adult can assist with proctoring. Parents of students who are still in middle school can assist with this effort as well. Click HERE to sign up.
Art Students to be Honored at Blake HS
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH TWENTY PLANT HIGH ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENTS WILL BE HONORED AT THE REGIONAL SCHOLASTICS ART AWARD CEREMONY IN THE BLAKE PERFORMING ARTS THEATRE. WINNERS WILL GET A CHANCE TO COMPETE AT THE NATIONAL LEVEL LATER THIS YEAR IN CARNEGIE HALL. WE ARE PROUD OF OUR PLANT HIGH STUDENTS FOR THIS REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT.
SAVE THE DATE!! SEE SOME OF THEIR WORK HERE AT THE NEXT ART SHOW!!
FSA Practice Test and Information Available
Students and parents can access FSA practice tests at www.FSAssessments.org. The tests are open and do not require special access information. This website is going to be the best resource for information as the test approaches, so check back frequently for more information.
Congratulations to the Plant PTSA, Staff and Faculty
Plant High is proud to announce our National Merit students. All of these students have made outstanding educational achievements and achieved high scores on the PSAT! Congrats!
Congratulations to our National Merit Scholarship Program Finalists:
Donovan Berry, Jackson Hill, Cameron McKenzie, Jenna McKinney, and Katherine Whitson
Congratulations to our National Hispanic Recognition Program award recipients:
Ashley Morales-Pacheco and Melissa Jassir
Bright Futures Information and Forms
Download our "Plant Counselor" App to have resources at your fingertips
Download a QR Scanner on your iPhone and scan above to launch on phone
Then open it on the internet and “Add to your Home Screen” OR
Search for the "Plant Counselor" App on your Android Device
Still Having Trouble with EDSBY?
If you CANNOT activate your account, please complete the following form and Email to Jeff Darland.
Students can access their accounts using their regular school computer log-in information. Please note that your initial computer login is your student number. If you do not have your access information, you can get one here.
There is also a very helpful online resource on youtube
Plant High has recently been honored by The Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, and Newsweek/The Daily Beast as one of the top high schools in the nation. Congratulations to our staff & students on these incredible accolades.
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