Open House Rescheduled for 9/20

Due to the predicted high heat index and thunderstorms this evening, we are postponing tonight’s Open House.  We will re-schedule the Open House for Thursday, September 20th from 6-8 pm. 

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Weekly Update 9/2/18

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NO SCHOOL MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 – LABOR DAY

Great Opening Week!

Tough week with the heat and the opening day evacuation.  I really appreciate the students and staff for their resilience, focus, and patience.  Cannot wait for week two!

Car Wash

The SHS football team is hosting a car wash on Sunday, September 2 at 2 pm at Fast Freddies!

SHS Open House

SHS will be hosting an Open House for parents on Thursday, September 6, from 6-8 pm.  Parents will follow their child’s schedule and have an opportunity to meet each teacher.  A full schedule will be posted on the school website early next week.

School Lunch Menu

SHS families may find the school lunch menu here.

World Language Staff

I love our WL teachers!

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SHS Eagle Scouts

Another great project by an SHS Eagle Scout.  Thank you Bryce for your hard work.

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Division 3 Football Preview

Check out the latest PROJO article.  Good luck Sentinels!

This Week at #SHSLEGACY

Check out the latest tweets regarding SHS!

Have a great week!

BE GREAT!

Weekly Update 8/26

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First Day of School

Looking forward to a great school year! Students should report on Tuesday, August 28th.  Please report to your advisory for a 7:30 am start!

Opening Week Schedule

The opening week schedule may be found at the back of the Welcome Back Letter or clicking this link.

Welcome Back Letter

Please take a few moments to read the 18/19 Welcome Back Letter.

Portal Open

The student portal is open for viewing schedules.  School Counselors have worked to ensure that you received the courses you requested and are meeting graduation requirements.  Schedule changes will be made on a very limited basis on August 28th. All requests for a review/change of your schedule must meet the following criteria:

  • You have an empty block.

  • You are scheduled for a course you have taken in a previous year.

  • You do not have the necessary prerequisite to take the course.

  • You are missing a course you need for graduation/CTE program.

  • You did not request the course.

Freshmen should check their schedules as some changes were made after orientation.

District Bus Schedules

District bus schedules may be found on the district website.

SHS Athletic Booster Club

The SHS Athletic Booster Club is looking for members. Please consider joining.

School Calendar

Please make sure that you check our school calendar on a regular basis.  No school on the following days:

  • Monday, September 3
  • Wednesday, September 12

Freshmen Orientation

This past Thursday we welcomed the Class of 2022 to SHS.

Mrs. Koller shared some great information regarding social media and student safety.  Here is an additional resource for parents.  Make sure you know what apps are on your child’s phone. 
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In The News

SHS science teacher Liz Russillo made the news twice this week.  She was mentioned in the blendinglearning.org blog and was also recognized by RIDE for her work on improving teacher preparation.  Way to represent SHS!

SHS English teacher Ryan Burns and SHS assistant principal Mrs. Koller participated in the Youth Restoration Project this summer.  More exciting work being brought back to SHS.

This Week at #SHSLegacy

Highlights from our school hashtag….

Have a great week!

BE GREAT!

Weekly Update 8/19/18

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First Day of School

One more week!  Looking forward to a great school year! Students should report on Tuesday, August 28th.

Welcome Back Letter

Please take a few moments to read the 18/19 Welcome Back Letter.

Parent Council

The SHS Parent Council has opened their 2018/2019 membership drive.  The class with the most memberships will receive a donation to their class fund!

Student Insurance

Any families requiring student insurance or concussion insurance please click this link.

Freshmen Orientation

Freshmen Orientation is on THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, from 5:30-7:30 pm at the high school.  This is a mandatory event for freshmen and at least one parent.  Freshmen will receive their schedules, have an opportunity to find their classes, work on your locker, and have dinner with your class advisors.  More info to come later in the summer!

Student Opportunity

Rhode Island high school students invited to attend BIF2018 Summit through DESIGNxRI

Now in its eleventh year, the BIF2018 Summit taking place in Providence brings “a purposeful community of innovation junkies” to Trinity Rep Theatre for two days of storytelling and inspiration. Through DESIGNxRI, Rhode Island high school students can attend (accompanied by a DESIGNxRI representative as a point person) along with five hundred professional attendees and listen to BIF Summit speakers from a variety of different industries and backgrounds as they share stories of transformation about their creative process, struggles, and plans for the future.

Five single-day student passes are available for Thursday, September 13 and Friday, September 14, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day (breakfast and lunch included); two-day passes may be available depending on interest. School-generated permission slips are required, and students need their own transportation to and from the event.

Please contact Carolina Clark at carolina@designxri.com by September 2 (if an interested individual: parents / students) or September 6 (if a school interested in sending a group of students).

Student Picture Day

SHS students will have their picture taken Friday, August 31st.  Please see the welcome back letter for more information.

Blackboard Connect

Attention SHS students and families! We are no longer using Blackboard Connect to send information out. Please check FacebookTwitter, the principal blog or the website for the latest updates. We will be transitioning to a new system later in the summer.

Graduation Page Online

The graduation requirement website is back online.  You may check it out here. 

HAVE A GREAT WEEK!

Weekly Update 8/12/18

Blackboard Connect

Attention SHS students and families! We are no longer using Blackboard Connect to send information out. Please check FacebookTwitter, the principal blog or the website for the latest updates. We will be transitioning to a new system later in the summer.

Graduation Page Online

The graduation requirement website is back online.  You may check it out here. 

Eagle Scout Project

Shout out to Alex Brenner for helping out the Music Department by completing his Eagle Scout project in the band room.  Thanks Alex!

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Freshmen Orientation

Freshmen Orientation is on THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, from 5:30-7:30 pm at the high school.  This is a mandatory event for freshmen and at least one parent.  Freshmen will receive their schedules, have an opportunity to find their classes, work on your locker, and have dinner with your class advisors.  More info to come later in the summer!

Summer Playschool

Students in our Teacher Preparation program hosted a Summer Playschool for the community this summer.  Another great example of CTE in action at Smithfield High School!

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Class of 2022 Car Wash

Class of 2022 advisors, Adel Cabral and Heather Buckley, invite the incoming freshmen class to their first fundraiser.  A car wash is scheduled for August 25th from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at “Fast Freddies”.

SHS Class of 1998 Reunion

Click here for information regarding the Class of 1998 Class Reunion.

First Day of School

Two weeks and counting!  Looking forward to a great school year! Students should report on Tuesday, August 28th.

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HAVE A GREAT WEEK!