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Algebra II w/ Trig Syllabus
2015-2016 CLASSROOM RULES
Algebra II with Trigonometry
Mrs. Shaddix

ATTENDANCE
Students are expected to attend class daily. Students will not be allowed to leave the classroom to check-out. All check-outs must be arranged before or after class.

MAKE-UP ASSIGNMENTS
Students with excused absences must make-up any missed assignment within two days of the absence. It is the student’s responsibility to make arrangements with the instructor for any make-up work. Any work not made up within two days will be given a grade of zero.

TARDIES TO CLASS
Students are tardy to class if they are not in the classroom when the bell rings.

SUPPLIES
Students are expected to come to class with their supplies. Students must have the following supplies on a daily basis: notebook, pencil or pen, scientific calculator, Casio fx-115ES Plus if possible. Optional supplies needed: dry erase markers.

DAILY CLASSROOM RULES
1. Respect others; keep hands, feet, insults, and other objects to yourself.
2. The student is not to talk without the instructor’s permission. Raise hand to request permission.
3. The student is to stay in his/her assigned seat. You must ask permission from instructor to leave your seat.
4. No eating, drinking, chewing gum, grooming, or sleeping. Consequences for each will be discussed in class.
5. Absolutely no cell phones are allowed in class.
6. Do not work on any other subject during the class.
7. The student will clean around his/her desk at the end of the class period. Trash should be placed in the waste can as the student exits the room.
8. The student will not deface school property.

DISCIPLINARY ACTION
1. First offense – The student will receive a verbal warning.
2. Second offense – The student will be assigned after school detention. He/She will complete assigned subject task or cleaning chore. Written notification will be sent home with the student. If the student does not stay on the assigned day, the student will receive an office referral.
3. Third offense – The student will be assigned two days after school detention and the instructor will call parents.
4. Forth offense – The student will be referred to the office and a parent conference will be requested. ****A severe behavioral offense will result in an immediate office referral.
SUBSTITUTE TEACHER
Students are expected to be on their best behavior when a substitute teacher is present. If a student’s name is left by the substitute for any reason, the student will receive morning or afternoon detention for one week. Students are expected to complete all assignments when a substitute is present.

GRADING SYSTEM

Homework/Quiz 30%
The student will be assigned homework most nights. The only way to succeed in math is practice. Homework will be taken up periodically. Quizzes, that will be similar to homework, will be given on a regular basis.

Tests
Chapter Tests – 70%

Semester Test/Final – 20%

FINAL GRADES
First semester – 40%
Second semester – 40%
Final test – 20%

PARENT CONFERENCE
As a parent/guardian, you have the right to request a parent conference to discuss the progress of your child. To schedule a parent conference, contact Ms. Harris/Ms. McFarlen at 756-4105.
Please e-mail me at shaddixtf@chambersk12.org if you have any concerns about your child.

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