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Dance Team Tryouts

The Science Hill Varisty Dance Team mandatory clinic will be held on Tuesday, July 7th and Wednesday, July 8th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Tryouts will be on Thursday, July 9th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Both the clinic and tryouts will be held in the new gym.  Clinic and tryouts will begin promptly at the designated time.  Letters will be handed by Janet Phillips on Friday, July 10th from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the main office.  

Prospective Candidates must have a physical dated after April 15, 2020

  • You are to upload your new physical on to www.dragonflymax.com
  • Click “Get Started” if you do not already have an account and follow the prompts
  • Click “Do My forms” and follow prompts to the sign-up page
  • On the sign-up page, click “Sign Up for Free”
  • Enter the School Code: LYE3JX when prompted, then tap “Request” to join the school
  • Upload your physical and fill out all appropriate forms listed

Congratulations, Class of 2020!

To view the Class of 2020 Senior Recognition Video, please click here.

To view the Senior Awards Ceremony, please click here.

Cheer Team Tryout Information

WHEN:    Wednesday, August 5th and Thursday, August 6th from 3:30 – 5:00

WHERE:   Topper Palace on SHHS Campus

WHO CAN TRY OUT:    Any Science Hill Topper 9th – 12th grade

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:

  • Prospective Candidates must have a physical dated after April 15, 2020
    • You are to upload your new physical on to www.dragonflymax.com
    • Click “Get Started” if you do not already have an account and follow the prompts
    • Click “Do My forms” and follow prompts to the sign-up page
    • On the sign-up page, click “Sign Up for Free”
    • Enter the School Code:  LYE3JX when prompted, then tap “Request” to join the school
    • Upload your physical and fill out all appropriate forms listed
  • If your parent/guardian did not attend the February 3rd meeting, you will need to send your teacher information (first and last name, email address, and class name of every teacher for the 2019-2020 school year) to Coach Cutlip.   You and your parent/guardian will also be required to fill out the cheer contract prior to tryouts.  To turn in your teacher information and to acquire the cheer contract, please email Coach Cutlip at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
  • You are to attend tryouts on the first day already knowing how to perform the tasks demonstrated in this video (Fight Song, all 4 chants, toe touch, and one other jump)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRwymJgjW5k&t=5s  
  • You also need to be ready to show your running and standing tumbling passes
  • On the first day of tryouts, you will review all of the information from the linked YouTube video.  We will also teach a cheer and a short dance.
  • On the second day of tryouts, judges will watch you perform these items:
    • Running Tumbling
    • Toe Toe
    • An Optional Jump (either a pike, hurdler, or herkie)
    • 1 Chant
    • The cheer taught the previous day
    • Topper Fight Song
    • The short dance taught the previous day
  • Other than these performances, judges and coaches will also be looking for these attributes of a cheerleader:
    • great smile, hits motions sharp and is tight with movements, spirit, respectful of leaders on tryout days, picks up material quickly, eagerly helps others out, gets along well with others, loud but not a piercing voice with words (no squeals), follow rules, etc.
    • You must wear a white t-shirt with no writing on it, have on shorts (either black, maroon, or yellow gold color), wearing safe tumbling cheer shoes, and have your hair pulled back in a ponytail with a cheer bow.
    • You must be present for the entire time of tryouts to qualify
    • Teacher Evaluations and grades

Registration open for online Canvas courses

Registration for online Canvas courses for Summer 2020, Fall 2020, and Spring 2021 is now officially open. Contact your counselor and indicate which class you would like to take and which semester you want to sign up for as well.

Once your counselor has registered you for the course, you will need to accept the invitation in your Canvas account in order to officially be placed in the course.

Summer courses will officially begin on June 1st and finish on June 26th. Please remember that grades for these courses go on your transcripts just like on-campus courses, so make sure you complete all of the assignments on time.

These courses are 100% online and 100% through Canvas.

Students may sign up for the following courses:

Lifetime Wellness (1 credit)
Computer Applications (1 credit)
Personal Finance (.5 credit)
Personal Fitness (.5 credit)
Economics (.5 credit)
US Government (.5 credit)

FREE Online for Summer 2020: All online courses including lifetime Wellness, Computer Applications, Finance, Fitness, Government, and Economics.

FREE Online for 2020-21 Regular School Year (both fall and spring semesters - due to COVID impact on half-credit classes as per policy): Finance, Fitness, Economics, Government

$50 Fee for 2020-21 Regular School Year (both fall and spring semesters): Lifetime Wellness and Computer Applications

*Note for students that have already paid for online classes - All refunds will be processed when school begins in the fall.

Contact your counselor to get registered today! We hope you are doing well!! Please contact us with any questions.

 

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Seniors applying for TN Scholar: Applications and at least 80 hours of community service must be turned in by end of the school day on Friday. Applications will not be accepted after Spring Break and anyone with less than 80 hours will automatically be disqualified.

SHHS Marksmanship Team

The Science Hill Marksmanship team placed 3rd overall the State Championships this weekend. The Team consisted of John Cathey, Michael Poole, Madison Greenwell and Samuel Ross. In Individual competition, Michael Terry placed first overall in the State with a score of 551 and Michael Poole placed 5th with a score of 536.

Attention all underclassmen

Any student that wants to take an online class over the summer, be sure to turn your application in to The Locker during your lunch period during the month of March. Online classes are $50 each unless you are a fee waiver student. See your counselor for an application.

Online Classes

Students interested in signing up for an online class this summer should go see their counselor right away to pick up an application and learn more about how to sign up for online classes through Canvas.

Attention

Attention all students interested in fall dual enrollment for next school year: Please be aware that any students interested in taking a fall semester dual enrollment class must have the required ACT score of 19 by April 2020. Students that do not have the necessary ACT score by April 2020 will have to wait until spring 2021 to take any dual enrollment classes. Please see your counselor with any questions.

FAFSA

Seniors looking to go to college/university, technical school, or any post-secondary program must file their FAFSA to receive financial aid! This includes Pell Grant, TN Promise, HOPE Scholarship, and other forms of state and federal aid.

For more information, please see the SHHS Counseling Homepage.