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Important Dates 2016-17

La Puente High school

“Scholars made here”

There will be many important events occurring at La Puente High School this school year. We encourage you to participate in school events. We also encourage you to plan all family vacations during times when school is not in session. Regular school attendance is a vital aspect of your student’s academic achievement.

Shared Decision Making/School Site Council Meetings (SDM/SSC)take place every second Tuesday of the month beginning in September through March. Meeting time—5:30 pm 

 

August

  • 8                  School begins: Let the learning begin!
  • 18                Back to School Night, 5:30pm (Principal’s Reception at 5 pm)
  • 19                Rally/Minimum Day

September

  • 1                  Blood Drive @ 8:00am - Gymnasium
  • 1                  ELAC Parent Meeting @ 9am
  • 5                  Labor Day—No School        
  • 6                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 16                End of 1st Grading Period—1st Report Card
  • 17                District College Fair           
  • 20                LTEL/Title 1 Parent Meeting @ 9 am. & 5 pm

October

  • 4                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 10                School Recess (No School)
  • 14                Rally
  • 19                PSAT Test
  • 20                ELAC Parent Meeting @ 9am
  • 21                Homecoming Game v. Ganesha HS
  • 22                Homecoming Dance
  • 28                End of 2nd Grading Period—2nd Report Card

November

  • 1                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 3                  Fall Parent Conference Night
  • 4                  Minimum Day
  • 11                Veterans Day—No School 
  • 23                School Recess (No School)
  • 24-25          Thanksgiving Break—No School

December

  • 2                  Rally
  • 6                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 7                  Blood Drive @ 8:00am - Gymnasium
  • 8                  ELAC Parent Meeting @ 9am
  • 13-15          1st Semester Final Exams
  • 16                School Recess (No School)
  • 16                End 1st Semester, 1st Semester Report Card
  • 19-Jan. 2     Winter Break—No School

January

  • 2                  Recess (No School)
  • 3                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 16                Martin Luther King Day—No School

February

  • 7                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 9                  ELAC Parents Meeting @ 9am
  • 10                End of 1st Grading Period 2nd Semester
  • 13                Lincoln’s Birthday—No School
  • 16                Spring Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • 17                Minimum Day
  • 20                Washington’s Birthday—No School

March

  • 3                  Career Day
  • 7                  SDM Meeting @ 5:30pm - Library
  • 10                Rally
  • 21                LTEL/Title 1 Parent Meeting @ 9 am & 5 pm        
  • 24                End of 2nd Grading Period 2nd Semester
  • 29                Blood Drive @ 8:00am - Gymnasium

April

  • 3-7              Spring Break – No School J
  • 14                School Recess (No School)
  • 20                ELAC Parent Meeting @ 9am
  • 21                Rally
  • 27                State Testing Window Opens      

May

  • 1-12            Advanced Placement (AP) Exams
  • 6                  Prom
  • 18                Senior Awards Night @ 7:30pm - Gymnasium
  • 12 & 13       Senior (12th Grade) Final Exams
  • 18,19,22      Final Exams, 9th-11th Grades
  • 23                Graduation @ 7:30pm - McIntosh Field
  • 23                LAST DAY OF SCHOOL/Min Day!!!

College Entrance Exam Dates 2016-2017

 

Students should take the ACT or SAT in the spring semester of their 11th grade for the first time.  Tests can be re-taken in fall of 12th grade to increase score for college applications. Some fee waivers are available in the guidance office. It is also recommended that 11th grade students take the PSAT in October for practice.

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