SEMESTER I FINAL EXAMS- OPTIONAL FINAL EXAMS for grades 9, 10, 11,12 are scheduled for December 21 & 22, and Make-Up Exams occur Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Please see the info below for more details on Semester I exams.
SEMESTER II FINAL EXAMS-OPTIONAL FINAL EXAMS for grade 12 is scheduled for are scheduled for Wednesday, May 5 (1,2,6,7) and Thursday, May 6 (3,4,5,8). Can also make an appointment for Make Up Exams on Friday, May 7. Grades 9,10, and 11 will take place on Wednesday May 19 (1,2,6,7) and Thursday, May 20 (3,4,5, 8 Make Up) and by appointment from 1-3 on Thursday, May 20.
Final Exam Format:
Final Exams for 9-12 grade students are encouraged, but considered optional in most cases.
Final Exams take place Dec 21 and Dec 22 with the Regular HHS Schedule for SEMESTER 1.
Final Exams take place on May 19 and May 20 with the Regular HHS Schedule for SEMESTER 2.
Students are only required to attend class on Dec 21 and Dec 22 if a Final Exam is taken for SEMESTER 1.
Students are only required to attend class on May 19 and May 20 if a Final Exam is taken for SEMESTER 2.
Final Exams may be required for certain AP, Dual Credit (SWIC and SLU), Collinsville Vocational, PLTW, and other classes per teacher and course expectations.
End of term course activities taken prior to or during finals may include cumulative and/or chapter tests, semester reviews, projects, skills assessments, portfolios, writing samples, course summary, reflection activities, etc.
Students taking an OPTIONAL Final Exam can improve their overall grade, but not lower it
Grading for Students Taking Final Exams: Qtr. 3 & Qtr. 4 40% each, Final Exam 20%
Grading for Students Not Taking Final Exams: Qtr. 3 & Qtr. 4 each count 50%
Remote Learners are encouraged to take Final Exams in-person when possible
Students are required to take Final Exams on scheduled days