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Principal's Emails - Spring 2021

This space will contain emails that Dr. Parker is sending to Parents during the COVID-19 Closure for Spring Semester 2021.  They are in reverse order with the most recent at the top.  Please remember that not all links will remain operational.


Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021

5:29 pm.

Please see the information attached here 
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Good Afternoon, 

As we prepare for information and updates from the school district, please see and review the following information regarding today's stakeholder meetings:

State of the District Invitation 

State of Region II Invitation 

Region II Newsletter 

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021

Greetings Tucker Parents, 

This week we look forward to the information shared from district leadership at the upcoming DeKalb County School District State of the District Address: https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/wp-contenthttps://filecabinet3.eschoolview.com/2021/02/State-of-the-District-Invitation.pdf 

Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021

Greetings Tucker HS Parents, 

Just a reminder that tomorrow, Monday (2/15), is a holiday and there is no school/classes. Virtual classes will resume on Tuesday (2/16). 

Thank you

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021

Greetings Tucker HS Parents, 

Please see the following information for this week:

  • Make-up day for MAP Testing will be Tuesday (2/9) at 8:30am. There is no bus transportation for make-ups
  • Postsecondary Information from the Counseling Office: FASFA flyer, Career Options flyer
  • Congratulations to these Honor Roll students for their academic success last semester: Celebrating Our Students

Thank you and we look forward to another great week. 

Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021

Greeting Tucker HS Parents,

Please note the following for this upcoming week:

  • MAP Testing-- parents of 9th & 10th grade students please note the following information for testing here. The bus route information for testing is here: bus route 1;  bus route 2; bus route 3; bus route 4 
  • Counselor Newsletter- https://www.smore.com/re2wk  Please also join us in wishing our counselors a "Happy National School Counselors Week" 
  • Parent Workshop- please see this invitation from the Parent Center here 

Thank you and please let us know of any questions. Please stay safe and well 

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021

Greetings Tucker HS Parents, 

Please note the following reminders and updates for this week:

  • Schedule- this is the second week of the second semester and this week we are back on our virtual second semester schedule as listed (with independent learning on Wednesday again). All instruction will remain virtual until otherwise notified. 
  • Testing- Please see attached information about our upcoming MAP and Access Assessments.
    • Please also note that information regarding the testing window, bus transportation, and review resources are included in each letter. Please read each letter carefully. Don’t hesitate to contact our Assessment Coordinator, Ms. Doryiane Gunter via email at Doryiane_Gunter@dekalbschoolsga.org with any questions or concerns. 

Thank you and please let us know of any questions or concerns

Monday, Jan. 18, 2021

Good Morning Tucker HS Parents, 

This is a reminder that second semester classes begin tomorrow, Tuesday (1/19). We also have a new class schedule this semester (seen here) and all classes will remain virtual for all students until further notice. Please also note that we will have classes this Wednesday due to the short holiday week. 

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021

Greetings Tucker HS Parents, 

Please note the following announcements and updates: 

  • Second semester begins on Tuesday, (1/19) and all students will continue virtual learning as the face-to-face return to school is delayed in DCSD.
  • Beginning Tuesday (1/19), we will be on a new class schedule. This schedule will resemble our traditional school schedule with virtual classes beginning at 8:00am and lasting until 3:00pm. See the schedule here 
  • There is no class on Monday (1/18) for the Dr. ML King Holiday however we will have classes on Wednesday (1/20) due to the shortened week-- this is the only such change for a Wednesday.
  • Your student's final first semester grades will be available in Infinite Campus tomorrow 

Thank you and stay safe and well 

Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021

Greetings Tucker HS Parents, 

Please note the following information and reminders for this upcoming week:

  • Final exams this week- please note the exam schedule here 
  • Second Semester- Students first semester final grades will be available in Infinite Campus at the end of this week and second semester classes begins on Tuesday, January 19th. Details on classes and the exact schedule for second semester will be shared by the end of this week. 
  • Technology information- Students who will be returning to Tucker High School for Face-to-Face Learning during the Week of January 19, 2021 and January 25, 2021, will need to remember that you MUST BRING YOUR CHROMEBOOK ALREADY CHARGED or YOUR PERSONAL DEVICE ALREADY CHARGED to SCHOOL EVERYDAY for the remainder of Second Semester. Translated versions of this message can be found here 
  • Lunch Forms- If you have opted for your student to return to school but have not completed a lunch form, please use the following links to complete a translated applications or online applications:  Online application- https://www.schoolcafe.com/       Translated applications on the bottom of this page: https://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/school-nutrition/fr-meal-applications/
  • Spring Sports Information: 
    • Baseball-  Varsity and J.V Baseball tryouts are January 19h and 20th. Pleased be dressed and prepared to start at 2:30  (after school if we are attending in person). Please have your sports physical examination forms completed prior to the beginning of tryouts. 
    • Soccer- Socially distanced drive through registration, Monday Jan 11th at Tucker High School 4 - 6 PM. Email coach cameron_heyen@dekalbschoolsga.org with questions 
    • Gymnastics- detailed information/announcement is forthcoming email tiffany_keys@dekalbschoolsga.org with questions. 
    • Tennis- If interested in the Tucker High tennis team please send an email to tuckerhightennis@gmail.com by January 11th. 
    • Track- detailed information/announcement is forthcoming. Email questions to erika_allen@dekalbschoolsga.org (girls coach) and lonniejones051@gmail.com (boys coach)

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021

Good Evening Tucker HS Parents, 

Please see the following updates for this week and next:

  • Final Exams are Monday (1/11) and Tuesday (1/12) of next week. Please see the exam schedule here 
  • Final Exam Review Sessions- students can voluntarily attend these sessions on Thursday (1/7) and Friday (1/8) of this week to work with their teachers to prepare for exams next week. These sessions will be at the times based on their regular Thursday and Friday class period schedule. Teachers can be emailed directly regarding questions with this opportunity. 


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