Week of March 18, 2019

Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 3/15/2019

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HAPPENING THIS WEEK
Saturday, 3/16
Practice SAT - 7:30 am - 12:30 pm - Study Hall
Tuesday, 3/19
Parent Teacher Conferences - 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Field House
Friday, 3/22
Cap & Gown Payments & Delivery - During lunch periods

KHAN ACADEMY OFFICIAL SAT PRACTICE WEEKLY WINNERS
East Leyden students have been increasing their practice on Khan Academy in preparation for the upcoming PSAT and SAT exams! The top juniors are:

Alan F.
Sashenka S.
Bartosz S.

Did you know that College Board offers Opportunity Scholarships with monthly drawings for students in the Class of 2020 who build a college list, practice on Khan Academy, and improve their SAT score. Visit https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/ and log in with your College Board account.

LEYDEN PARENT UNIVERSITY
Parents, Grades 8-11: Have you Registered?!
LPU is the BIGGEST parent event of the year - Leyden Parent University! It is also one of the PARENT EXPECTATIONS events. We expect you there! Sign up TODAY!

Scholarships Awarded on April 27!
Each year we give out TWO Scholarships to parents who attend LPU to be applied to two student’s postsecondary plan upon graduation. We do this in an effort to reinforce that PARENT PARTICIPATION in their child’s postsecondary planning is critical to their child’s success!

LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. There will be new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch menu! Make arrangements to attend -Don’t miss out. Register today by clicking here.

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ALL PARENTS
Check out the latest edition of Student Services: March News You Can Use

EAST LEYDEN PARENTS’ CLUB NEWS

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SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
Summer school registration takes place on:

Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

Summer Behind-The-Wheel Instruction
The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 10. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

Dates for BTW sessions are:
Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.