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Sunday, 1/29/2023

Tucker HS Parents, 

Please note the following information for this week:

  • Saturday School- We will start having Saturday school on January 28th from 8-Noon. Students are able to come to get help with 2 classes or have open lab for credit recovery. If you are interested in sending your student to Saturday school, please bring your student to the school. The doors on the top parking deck will be open. Transportation will be provided for February 4th. 
  • Credit Recovery: Will be on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:30. Transportation will start on January 31. Students need to attend from 3:30-5:30PM every Tuesday and Thursday until spring break or they will be withdrawn. Students that are taking credit recovery via FLEX will not start until February. Parents-we are going to CANCEL February 14th and change the date to February 15th instead. February 16th will be cancelled due to students not having school on February 17th. 
  • Access Testing- this test will being this week and last several days. Please see the attached parent letter here 
  • Student Attendance- as we continue into this semester, students must be on time for school and all classes. This is a major initiative and point of emphasis for safety and student success. 
    • Students cannot leave campus during school hours unless they are checked out by a listed parent or they are an upperclassman enrolled in work-based learning or dual-enrollment. Students in violation will be given disciplinary consequences. 
    • Students Beginning Monday, January 30, 2023, an updated bell system will be used. The first bell will sound for the students to report to class.  The second bell will ring four (4) minutes after the first bell.  The second bell, will have a different tone than the first bell and the last bell.  When the second bell rings, students will have one (1) minute to get to class before the last bell sounds to begin class. During Fifth Period, only the bells to report to lunch and the bells to report to class will ring.
    • Beginning Tuesday, January 31, 2023, detention will be held for student who are consistently late to school and late to class. Detention will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Parents and students will be notified when students are to serve detention. Students will be able to attend Saturday School to cancel an assigned detention. 
    • The DCSD policy on student attendance is attached here 

Sunday, 1/21/2023

Tucker HS Parents

Please see the updates for this week here:

  • Credit Recovery: Will be on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:30. Transportation will start on January 24th. Students need to attend from 3:30-5:30PM every Tuesday and Thursday until spring break or they will be withdrawn. Students that are taking credit recovery via FLEX will not start until February. 
  • Advanced Curriculum Night- January 26th at 6:00PM. Come and learn about IB/IBCP/AP and Dual Enrollment. The meeting will be in the auditorium. 
  • Transcripts- Grades have posted for all students. Please look at transcripts for final grades. 
  • Saturday School- We will start having Saturday school on January 28th from 8-Noon. Students are able to come to get help with 2 classes or have open lab for credit recovery. If you are interested in sending your student to Saturday school, please complete the Saturday School link here: https://forms.office.com/r/LTwhuQqtQj

Friday, 1/19/2023

Tucker HS Parents, 

We are offering academic Saturday School for students that need additional support in their classes or with credit recovery beginning 1/28. Please see the flyer here 

If you are interested in this opportunity for your child please complete this link: https://forms.office.com/r/LTwhuQqtQj

Sunday, 1/15/2023

Tucker HS Parents, 

Please see the information below for this week: 

  • There is no school tomorrow Monday, January 16th in observance of the Dr. King Holiday. Classes resume on Tuesday, 1/17.
  • 9th Grade Parents:  Hello Parents of 9th Grade Students:  The following link is available for you to select the elective courses for your student for next year. You are able to select the pathway your student will be taking here at Tucker High School. You and your student are able to select four alternate courses which may be chosen as electives next year. The link will be live until 5 pm on Friday the 20th. https://forms.office.com/r/Uka4kwp4XX
  • Credit Recovery: Will start on Tuesday, January 17th at 3:30 if your student signed up. Transportation will not be available next week but will start on January 24th. Students need to attend from 3:30-5:30PM every Tuesday and Thursday until spring break or they will be withdrawn. If school bus transportation is needed please complete this link: https://forms.office.com/r/fxEsEMK0Dq
  • Advanced Curriculum Night- January 26th at 6:00PM. Come and learn about IB/IBCP/AP and Dual. Meeting will be in the auditorium. 
  • Transcripts- Grades have been posted to transcripts. 
  • Senior Parents: Mid-year transcripts are able to be sent out through Naviance to colleges. If your student has not requested the mid year transcript, they need to do so through Naviance.

Sunday, 1/8/2023

Good Afternoon,

Please see the attached updates and reminders for this week:

  • Parent Meeting-- we are hosting a parent meeting and forum this Thursday, 1/12 at 6:00pm in the school auditorium for all Tucker HS parents to discuss data and initiatives for this new semester. Please see the attached flyer here and link to RSVP here: https://forms.office.com/r/YHzaA0ttwe
  • Parents/Guardians: If your child failed a class this semester or last year and needs to make it up, please fill out this link.  Credit Recovery starts on January 17th. It will be on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:30 and transportation will be provided. It will continue until spring break. https://forms.office.com/r/JkhdkGBvr5
  • Transcripts: Grades will be posted to transcripts this week. Mid year transcripts will be able to be sent out towards the end of next week through Naviance to colleges. If your student has not requested the mid year transcript, they need to do so through Naviance. 
  • Finals: If a student did not take a final in December, students have until Friday, January 14th to make up the final with their teacher. 

Monday, 1/2/2023

Happy New Year Tucker HS Parents, 

Please note the following as we prepare to welcome students back this week: 

  • The first day of classes for second semester begins for students on this Wednesday (January 4th)
  • Students will report to their homeroom class at 8:00am on Wednesday to receive their class schedule for this semester, there could be changes made from last semester. We will be on a block schedule on Wednesday and Thursday of this week. 
  • We are planning a parent meeting/workshop on Thursday, January 12th at 6:00pm in the auditorium. Please save the date

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