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  • SECONDARY PARENT/STUDENT

    HANDBOOK2017-2018

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    Alexander Jr. High School Patrick Hardy, Principal

    Misty Sias-Wall, Assistant Principal Randy Spring, Assistant Principal

    Shantwania Willis, Counselor 713 Beauregard Street

    Phone: 601-833-7549 Fax: 601-835-5467

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    Brookhaven High School David Martin, Principal

    Stacy Walker, Assistant Principal LaTronda Gayten, Assistant Principal

    Tracy Risher, Counselor Felicia Durr, Counselor

    Stepheniesa Butler, Counselor 443 E. Monticello Street

    Phone: 601-833-4498 Fax: 601-823-3792

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    Brookhaven Technical Center Trevor Brister, Director

    Rochland Porter, Counselor 325 E. Court Street

    Phone: 601-833-8335 Fax: 601-835-3985

    ______________________________________________ Fannie L. Mullins Alternative School

    LaRenda Harrison, Director of Alternative Educational Services 711 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

    Phone: 601-833-7472 Fax: 601-823-6598

    BSD does not discriminate with regard to sex, sexual orientation, gender, ethnic group identification, race, ancestry, national origin, religion, color, mental disability and/or physical disability, age, marital or parental status or any other unlawful consideration in its employment practices or in providing education services, activities, and programs.

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    Table of Contents

    District Purpose Statement ......................................................................................................................................... 7 District Philosophy Statement .................................................................................................................................... 7 District Direction Statement ....................................................................................................................................... 7 School District Leadership ......................................................................................................................................... 8 School Hours .............................................................................................................................................................. 9 District Calendar ...................................................................................................................................................... 11

    School Registration/Attendance Enrollment ................................................................................................................................................. 12

    Residency Verification .............................................................................................................................. 12 Student Arrival .......................................................................................................................................... 12 Tardiness ................................................................................................................................................... 13 Check In/Out Procedures........................................................................................................................... 13 Absence ..................................................................................................................................................... 13 Transfer/Withdrawal ................................................................................................................................. 15 Change of Address/Telephone .................................................................................................................. 15

    Student Health and Safety Immunization ............................................................................................................................................ 15 Birth Certificate ......................................................................................................................................... 15 First Aid..................................................................................................................................................... 15 Healthcare Services ................................................................................................................................... 15 Return to School After Illness ................................................................................................................... 16 Medications ............................................................................................................................................... 16 Drills (tornado, fire, natural disaster, etc.)................................................................................................. 16 Emergency Closing ................................................................................................................................... 16 Child Nutrition .......................................................................................................................................... 17 AHERA Compliance ................................................................................................................................. 19

    Academics Graduation Options Requirements ............................................................................................................ 19 SATP ......................................................................................................................................................... 19 Graduation Fees ......................................................................................................................................... 20 Dropping a Class ....................................................................................................................................... 20 Grading ...................................................................................................................................................... 20 Promotion/Retention ................................................................................................................................. 21 Exemptions and Exams ............................................................................................................................. 21 Honor Roll ................................................................................................................................................. 21 Eligibility for Extra Curricular Activities.................................................................................................. 21

    Credit Recovery .......................................................................................................................................... 22 Online and Correspondence Courses ........................................................................................................ 22 Transcripts and Other Educational Records .............................................................................................. 22 National Junior Honor Society .................................................................................................................. 22 National Honor Society ............................................................................................................................. 22 Advanced Placement/Dual Credit/ Honors ............................................................................................... 23 Class Rank ................................................................................................................................................. 23

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    Valedictorian & Salutatorian ..................................................................................................................... 23 Textbooks .................................................................................................................................................. 24Homework ................................................................................................................................................. 24 Parent/Teacher Conferences ...................................................................................................................... 24 Three Tier Process ..................................................................................................................................... 24 Technology ................................................................................................................................................ 25 Homebound Instruction ............................................................................................................................. 25 Special Education ...................................................................................................................................... 25 Progress Reports ........................................................................................................................................ 26 Report Cards .............................................................................................................................................. 26 Cheating .................................................................................................................................................... 26

    Brookhaven Technical Center BTC Mission Statement ............................................................................................................................ 26

    National Technical Honor Society ....................................................................................