Weekly Message–April 22-26, 2019

Good Evening SCS Families. This is Ms. Price with your weekly message for the week of April 22.

SCSFest & General PTSA Meeting

Join us Thursday, April 25 at 5:30 for SCSFest and General PTSA meeting. SCSFest is our annual event where student work from all of our creative electives is featured. This is a not-to-miss event.  The focus of the General PTSA meeting will be to elect officers for the next school year.

2019-2020 PTSA Elections

Now through April 25th –

Please check out this link to read more about the open positions and to apply!

AP Exam Review Sessions

Durham Public Schools is offering AP Exam review sessions on April 27th at CMA (City of Medicine Academy). Sessions are 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 10:40 a.m. – 12:40 p.m., pre-registration required. Please check the high school resource wall for registration information.

2nd Tasting Event

Event will be held April 30 @ 6:00 p.m. The first tasting event was a big success. If you missed it, you certainly do not want to miss this one! Attend with your family and produce the featured partner chef creation! Look out for an automated call from our PTSA President Ms. Tanisha Davis with more information about this event.

AP Exams

Advanced Placement (AP) Exams for students enrolled in those courses will begin the first week in May. Once finalized, students will be notified and dates will be posted on our website. Teachers will continue to prepare students for these exams up until their exam date.

ACT Score Reports

Parents of 11th grade students.  ACT score reports were sent home with your child.  If your child was absent, he/she should see Ms. Tuck Thomas to receive his/her score report on Monday.  Students are encouraged to create their ACT accounts so that they can see detailed results and information on how they can increase their test score.

Proctors Needed

Parents, testing season is right around the corner and that means that we need volunteers to help proctor.  Our heaviest days will be on Friday, May 24th, Tuesday, May 28th, Wednesday, May 29th, and Thursday, May 30th. Please contact Mr. Boston in the main office if you are able to assist. We’d love for you to tell others to contact us if they’re able to help out.

AP Course Information

There are exciting changes coming to Advanced Placement courses.  Ms. Tuck Thomas will be holding a session this month for rising 10th -12th grade students.  Students are invited to learn more about how they can successfully take AP courses while in high school, earn college credit, and save money on tuition.  Students should listen attentively to the announcements to find out when and where these sessions will be held.  Information has been posted on the AIG website and under the Advanced Placement tab.

Prom Tickets on Sale

Prom is right around the corner. Jr./Sr. Prom tickets are here, so if you purchased one pick it up from Ms. Street. If you need to purchase one, see Coach Barnes or Ms. Street. They are $65 for one and $120 for two.

Senior Signing Day

Senior parents, family and friends are invited to attend our 2nd Annual Senior Signing Day where we will recognize seniors and their postsecondary plans. This event will be held May 3 at 2:00 p.m.


Have a good evening from all of us at SCS where we practice the 4C’s—Creativity, Communication, Collaboration, and Community.


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