NHS Program of Studies 2021-22: Timeline for Planning

November/December 2020

The Program of Studies is distributed to students and posted on the Counseling Center website. Students are to start their course selection planning with their parents during this period by reading about possible course options.

January 7, 2021

8th grade parent meeting with school administrators and department directors on transitioning to the high school and curriculum choices.

January 7–February 5, 2021

Students will be scheduled to meet with their counselors to review their teachers’ recommendations to help make their course selections.

February 8, 2021

Student course requests are made available for parental review and discussion, along with a list of courses that may require a wait list or have insufficient enrollment.

May 3, 2021

Students will be informed of unfulfilled requests and meet with counselors to resolve those conflicts. No schedule changes will be made during this time.

June 1–June 24, 2021

Students may submit course change requests with parental approval.

June 24, 2021

Last day to submit course change requests. Note: Change requests must be received in the Counseling Center by 2 p.m. in order to result in course changes. No course changes will be made over the summer.

June 25, 2021

Final course list emailed to students with wait list instructions.

July & August 2021

Parent portal access restricted.

Last week of August 2020

Parent portal access restored; student schedules available for viewing.