Starting High School

How to Survive and Thrive in High School

Audience: Parents who are new to Saratoga HS either as freshman parents or transfers
Overview: All aspects of being a parent at SHS are covered from the web tools used Aeries, Canvas, Naviance), to social events and how to call in for absences and how to get help for academic or mental health issues.

PowerPoint Slides:
How to Survive and Thrive High School

Freshman Tip Sheet Fall 2015

Extra Curricular Brochure

Audience: All students and parents at SHS
Overview: Take a look at ALL the activities on campus from music to drama, from robotics to dance. There are over 50 clubs listed as well! Find out the what, when, where and how of these clubs all in one great place. This brochure lists not only student commitments but parent commitments and requests for participation as well.

Guide to Extracurricular Activities at SHS (Updated on April 2017)

I'm Ready for College But Can't Find My Backpack

Audience: Parents
Overview: If organizational skills are what your student is lacking then watch this amazing presentation by Carolyn Carpeneti from CoPilot Systems. The story of her college son and what they came up with him to learn new skills to improve his organization to survive college and grow his executive functions is amazing and inspiring.

PowerPoint Slides:
Co-Pilot Talk SHS

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