Plans set into place for schools’ final weeks

I t’s the moment they’ve been looking forward to for months: the end of the school year.

Summer vacation is quickly approaching, but before it’s here there’s plenty to be done, such as final exams and a little thing called graduation.

At Whitehall Central High School, the final day of school was Tuesday and most students are hard at work taking their final exams. At the Elementary School, students will have to wait until Friday, June 24 for the last day of school. Students will dismissed at 10 a.m.

This year’s graduating seniors are set to receive their diplomas at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 24 in the high school auditorium. A Baccalaureate service will be held two days prior to graduation at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, also in auditorium.

Seniors aren’t the only group graduating. Pre-K students will wrap up school on June 21 and will graduate to kindergarten status during one of two graduation ceremonies, one from 10 to 10:30 a.m. and the other from 12:30 to 1 p.m. in the Elementary School Cafeteria.

Sixth grade students will graduate at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 23 in the High School Auditorium.

Final Exam Schedule: Junior/senior high school examinations began Wednesday, June 15 and run through Thursday, June 23. The following is a list of examination times:

Thursday, June 16: U.S. History and Government, 8 to 11 a.m.; Integrated Algebra, 12 to 3 p.m.; Local Exams, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. and 12 to 2 p.m.; Jr. High Exams, 7:30 to 9 a.m. and 9:05 to 10:35 a.m.

Friday, June 17: Comp. English, 8 to 11 a.m.; Earth Science 12 to 3 p.m.; Local Exams, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. and 12 to 2 p.m.

Monday, June 20: Regents in Global Studies, 8 to 11 a.m.; Regents in Reading, 12 to 3 p.m.; Local Exams, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. and 12 to 2 p.m.

Tuesday, June 21: Living Environment, 8 to 11 a.m.; Algebra 2/Trig., RCT in U.S. History, 12 to 3 p.m.; Local Exams, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. and 12 to 2 p.m.

Wednesday, June 22: Comp. Spanish/French, 8 to 11 a.m.; Chemistry, RCT in Mathematics, noon to 3 p.m.; Local Exams, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. and 12 to 2 p.m.

Friday, June 23: Geometry, RCT in Writing, 8 to 11 a.m.; Remainder of day reserved for make-ups.

Bus Schedule:

Thursday, June 16: Regular morning runs with bus rides home at 10:45 a.m., with shuttle rides home at 2:10 p.m. and elementary bus rides available at 3 p.m.

Friday, June 17: Regular morning runs with shuttle bus home at noon and 3 p.m.

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, June 20, 22, and 23: Sign up in office for shuttle bus to school in morning. 11 a.m. shuttle rides home on June 20, 22, and 23. Shuttle rides home at 3 p.m. on June 20 and 22.

Tuesday, June 21: Regular morning runs with shuttle bus home at noon and elementary bus rides available at 3 p.m.

For more information, call the high school at 499-1770, or the elementary school at 499-0330.

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