High school to move to 7 periods
May 15, 2019
Pending approval of a new calendar and reaching an agreement with bargaining units regarding details, Sweet Home High School will move to a seven-period day on a semester schedule beginning next school year.
The school has spent the last 24 months looking at all kinds of schedules to replace the current five-period trimester schedule, Principal Ralph Brown told the School Board during its regular meeting Monday evening. With it, the school will be able to reduce class sizes, offer more classes and reduce continuity issues where students take one class in the first trimester, skip it in the...