SDHS has transitioned to distance learning until January 4.
Students are expected to participate in daily synchronous and asynchronous learning. Please follow course schedules.
HEALTH ALERT: Click here for the latest COVID-19 update from SDHS.
TRAVEL ADVISORY: Click here to view Maryland's OUT of STATE ADVISORY.
Stephen Decatur High School
is now taking steps to extend the invitation for in-person
instruction to all of its students.
SEMESTER 1 OPT-OUT:
CLICK the Image Below
WCPS TEACHER of the YEAR PROGRAM
We know our teachers are rock stars but let's remind them!
Nominate an SDHS teacher by clicking on the button or the QR code below.
for STUDENT ENTRY
Please help us as we work to
protect your children and our staff!
As we welcome students back into our building, please be advised that there will be a mandatory screening process
using a QR code.
Students will need to open their phone cameras, point to the QR code, and complete the health screening form.
All students must display a green screen with the word "ENTER" in order to be admitted into the building. The QR sign will be posted on all entry doors and on all buses. It is also available for scanning and for download below.
DAILY STUDENT EXPECTATIONS:
1. Log in to Schoology Account promptly at 8:00 a.m.
2. Know your Bell Schedule:
Period One 8:00 - 9:29
Period Two 9:35 - 11:04
Period Four 11:10 - 1:04 (lunch period varies)
Period 5 1:10 - 2:40
3. Click on the course for the designated block.
4. All courses will have a uniform layout with folders titled
"This Week," "Resources," and "Previous Weeks."
5. Click on the "This Week" folder for each class at the
beginning of the period to receive further directions
for assignments and Zoom conferences.
*Synchronous learning will take place each day and all students are expected to participate in real-time instruction. *Attendance will be taken.
*Schoology log-in credentials are printed on the student's schedule.
*For additional resources and on-line expectations, click here.
Calendar of Events:
Nov. 11 - Jan. 4 School Closure/Distance Learning
Nov. 16 - Dec. 4 Teacher of Year Nominations
Nov. 20 - Dec. 11 Media Center Survey
December 5 SAT CANCELLED
December 9 Dual Enrollment 101
December 10 "Return to Play" Winter Sports
January 26 PSAT School Administration
(Sophomores and Invited Juniors)
March 13 SAT Saturday Administration
March 24 SAT School Administration (Juniors)
April 24 PROM
April 26 Presidential Service Tracking Form &
required COVID-19 waiver(s) due
May 8 SAT Saturday Administration
May 3-May 14 Advanced Placement Testing
May 11 WeXL Banquet
June 2 Class of 2021 Commencement Ceremony
June 5 SAT Saturday Administration
*For additional events for Worcester County Public Schools,
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