Administrators' Helpful Hints
2012-13 School Year
During the 2012-13, students will have many opportunities for a successful school year. Please help us to make this year an exciting time for students as we continue to focus on academic success.
- Attend tutoring before and after school.
- Be on time and present for every class.
- Monitor attendance and attend Saturday school. Contact your student’s administrator for information concerning the number of days needed.
- Review credits and schedule and visit with a counselor for questions.
- Monitor grades through Parent Portal and turn in all assignments.
- Join a school organization or extra-curricular activity.
Enrollment to Madison High School
At Madison High School, we welcome students and parents to become a part of the mighty Mavericks. The enrollment process begins in the Counseling Center. As part of the process, parents will meet with the student’s assistant principal to discuss attendance and grade requirements. Please assist us by providing the withdrawal form from the previous school attended.
Withdrawing from Madison High School
At times throughout the year, it is necessary for parents to withdraw students from school. To assist you in completing the process, the following information is required in the Assistant Principal’s Center for completion of forms and returning of textbooks.
- Parent required for withdrawal
- Student ID badge
- Student/Parent Handbook
- All obligations cleared
Fall 2012 - First Semester
Saturday School is an initiative of NEISD to assist high school students needing to receive course credit due to absences. Please see your child’s assistant principal if you have questions as to the number of Saturdays required. Forms for registration are available in the Assistant Principal’s Center. Forms and money are due to Mrs. Gesell by 4:30 PM on the Thursday prior to attending.
Cost: $8.00 per Saturday
Location: James Madison High School
Time: 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
The following dates have been established for Saturday School for the 2012-13 school
year. Saturday School will be held at Madison High School. Reagan High School will
be the secondary site used the last three Saturday Schools on the calendar (see notation
Saturday School Fees:
Elementary students will be charged $4 per Saturday School.
Secondary students will be charged $8 per Saturday School.
All Saturday School forms can be found on the PPS intranet website.
2012-2013 Saturday School Dates
|FIRST SEMESTER||SECOND SEMESTER|
|October 20, 2012||February 9, 2013
|October 27, 2012||February 23, 2013|
|November 3, 2012||March 2, 2013|
|November 10, 2012||March 23, 2013|
|December 1, 2012||April 6, 2013|
|December 8, 2012||April 13, 2013|
|December 15, 2012||April 20, 2013|
|January 12, 2013+||May 4, 2013*|
|January 26, 2013+||May 11, 2013*|
|February 2, 2013+||May 18, 2013 *|
+ These dates are used for First Semester credit.
*Reagan High School will be the site for Reagan HS, Johnson HS, Churchill HS,
and their feeder Middle Schools for the last three Saturdays listed above. All other
schools and ALL elementary grades will report to Madison HS.