ATTENTION AP STUDENTS ! Deposit Deadline – Nov 2nd!
All students enrolled in AP classes must pay a $50 deposit through Community Pass by Friday, Nov 2nd (date extended). Students who qualify for Free/Reduced Lunch must pay a deposit of at least $15 by Nov 2nd.
Please check out the AP section of this website for more details re: the 2019 AP exams including dates, times and rules surrounding the exams.
ATTENTION SENIORS Interested in SNHU !
Any senior interested in attending Southern NH University in the Fall should plan to attend our SNHU On-Site Decision Day, Nov 14th here in the Guidance office. The Application Fee will be waived!
You must pre-register in Guidance in order to get an appointment. And you MUST complete the application by Nov 13th!
NHS Tutors Available
If you are having trouble with any of your classes and would like some assistance, please drop in to the library any Tuesday after school or Friday before school and a member of NHS will be available to help you out. No registration required!
Attention Seniors!! A few scholarships are now available for the Class of 2019. They will be listed on the scholarship page within the next couple of weeks, but for now the links can be found here:
Tewksbury/Wilmington BPOE#2070; Maureen Kear – Scholarship Chairperson; Deadline Nov 15, 2018
Deadline Oct 31, 2018
Please note: Most of the scholarships become available around December – February.
Information Session for Duke – Discover Duke
Duke admissions officers will present information and answer questions about the university, the admissions process, financial aid, and much more. Please register here.
Boston College High School, 150 Morrissey Blvd, Boston
Tuesday, Oct 23rd at 7:00 pm
Attention Class of 2019!!! Upcoming Events & General Info
Don’t forget to access the College Planning Guide as you work your way through Senior Year and the College Application Process.
Members in Senior Class: 240
School Code: 222130
TMHS uses a weighted GPA system based on a 4.5 scale. The GPA issue has been corrected as of 10/12/18. All GPA’s in Aspen and on the transcript are correct.
PLEASE NOTE : All colleges will RECALCULATE your GPA when they receive your transcript. High schools around the country use many different GPA calculations. In order to be fair, colleges will recalculate high school GPA’s according to their own standards. Go to the College Corner section of this website to see the calculations used by the UMass institutions.
ORDER YOUR CAP & GOWN!
It is time to purchase your Cap & Gown! Orders will be taken online until Monday, Oct 15th!!! Late fees will be implemented after this date!
Please use this link
Please note: the cost of the basic Cap & Gown Unit is $18 * and it comes with a tassel!! * Late Fees are now being assessed, so the cost will be higher.
Any questions call 1-800-JOSTENS (567-8367)
If you will be visiting a college and want to receive a designation of ‘SB’, you MUST complete the form that can be found in the Guidance office BEFORE you go on your visit. This form explains the steps you must follow to get a designation of ‘SB’. You cannot get the ‘SB’ if you are going on a school tour unless you are also meeting with someone in admissions, financial aid, or a coach, etc. You are allowed up to 3 excused absences, but you must not have more than 6 absences in any 1 class.
Yearbook and Yearbook Picture Information
Yearbooks are on sale and can be purchased at jostensyearbooks.com for $60. The price will go up after Oct. 31st! So buy now!
Attention all Seniors- Portraits for the yearbook should be taken by November 1st. Please contact O’Connor Studios to make an appointment. You can also book appointments on their website. As a reminder November 1st is the deadline!!
IF you need to book an appointment: Fall Studio hours are M-F 3pm-7pm and Sat. 9am-4pm All sittings are by appointment only. Seniors can make their appointment online www.oconnorstudio.com/seniors or call 978-640-6250
O’Connor Studios has a working relationship with the yearbook, and they support the yearbook by providing free photography coverage for all the sports, proms, plays and various events.
Students wishing to submit a picture taken outside of O’Connor Studios should email a high-resolution, 300 DPI, digital copy of the picture to Mrs. Ashley Sullivan at email@example.com. The picture must be shot from the shoulders up. No other pictures will be accepted.
Please contact Mrs. Sullivan with any yearbook related questions.
Oct 10 Progress Rpt Grades posted on Aspen
Oct 29 Parent / Teacher Conferences
Nov 2 Grades Close – Term 1
Nov 2 AP Deposits Due (please pay on Community Pass)
Nov 6 Teacher PD Day – no school students
Nov 12 Veteran’s Day observed – School Closed
Nov 16 Report Cards Issued
Nov 21 1/2 day – early dismissal
Nov 22-23 School Closed
Dec 6 Teacher Workshop – 1/2 day students
Dec 19 Progress Rpt Grades Posted on Aspen
Dec 24 – Jan 1 Winter Break
Jan 18 1/2 day students
Jan 18 Grades Close – Term 2
Feb 1 Report Cards Issued
Feb 15 1/2 day – students and staff
Feb 18 – 22 February vacation
Mar 8 1/2 day students
Mar 8 Progress Reports Posted on Aspen
Apr 3 Grades Close Term 3
Apr 12 1/2 day – students and staff
Apr 15 – 19 Spring Break
May 2 1/2 day students
May 2 College Fair at TMHS 8:30 am – 9:45 am – Juniors
May 20 Progress Reports posted on Aspen
Upcoming College Visits
Attention Seniors!! Representatives from the following colleges will be at TMHS to meet with you to discuss their schools and answer any questions you might have about the admission process, available majors, financial aid, etc. Oftentimes, these representatives are the same folks who will be reviewing your application, so please try to stop by and meet with any reps from colleges you are interested in and make that all-important good first impression!
You must pre-register in Guidance with Mrs. Whitehouse AND have permission from your teacher to leave class. These meetings last about 20 minutes.
Just click on the name of the school to be directed to their website!
URI Oct 12 1:00
Assumption Oct 15 9:30 NEW DATE 10/31 at 1:00
UVM Oct 16 8:00
St Lawrence U Oct 17 1:00
Springfield College Oct 18 8:30
Lasell College Oct 18 11:30
Plymouth State Oct 18 1:00
Western New England Oct 19 9:00
Colby-Sawyer Oct 19 10:00
St Joseph’s College Maine Oct 19 10:45
Salve Regina U, Newport RI Oct 22 9:00
U of New England Oct 22 11:00
Iona College, NY Oct 23 8:15
Sacred Heart U Oct 24 8:00
Anna Maria College Oct 24 10:30
Worcester State U Oct 24 1:00
Keene State Oct 25 9:30
Providence College Oct 25 10:30
U Mass Boston Oct 25 11:30
Fitchburg State U Oct 25 12:30
Marist College Oct 26 12:30
U of Hartford Oct 29 11:30
Franklin Pierce Oct 31 10:30
Assumption College Oct 31 1:00
Stonehill College Nov 1 10:00
Johnson & Wales Nov 2 10:30
Suffolk U Nov 5 9:00
Middlesex CC Nov 5 10:00
BayState College Nov 16 8:00
Mass College of Art & Design Nov 19 8:00
US Navy Oct 23 10:00