Updated Testing Information

9th and 10th Grade FSA ELA Reading

  • 10th Grade May 3-6
  • 9th Grade  May 7-14

Geometry:

  • May 18-26

Algebra I:

  • May 24-27

Biology:

  • May 28-June 2

US History:

  • June 3-4

Full Time Online will test June 7-11 for Reading, Geometry, Algebra, Biology, and US History

Testing letters for the 9th and 10th Grade FSA ELA Reading  have been sent/delivered to students. All other letters will be sent out Monday April 26 . Letters will include the EXACT DATE, TIME, and LOCATION of your test.

If you are a brick and mortar student you will receive your testing letter from your NHS teacher of the following courses Algebra, Geometry, Biology, and US History.

If you are a full time MSO student your letter will be emailed to your school email.

If you take Algebra, Geometry, Biology, or US History on MSO, Okaloosa Online or FLVS but have other courses here at NHS, your letter will be delivered to you at NHS.

For information regarding assessments, session links and policies, use this link: https://fsassessments.org/florida-statewide-assessment-program.stml.

Your student has an opportunity to participate in a practice test to become familiar with the computer-based testing platform, item types, and response formats he or she will see on the assessment(s). If you or your student would like to review the computer-based practice test at home, the practice tests and answer keys are available at https://FSAssessments.org/students-and-families/practice-tests/computer-based-materials/index.stml


 

Testing Update

UPDATE: 9th and 10th Grade FSA ELA Writing Test

  • 9th Grade - April 5 - 8
  • 10th Grade - April 12 – 15

Testing letters will be sent/handed out/emailed on March 25 and 26 . Letters will include the EXACT DATE, TIME, and LOCATION of your test.

Letters will be handed out in this manner:

  • Brick and mortar Students- receive your testing letter from your NHS English teacher.
  • Full time MSO Student -your letter will be emailed to your school email.
  • If you take English on MSO, DE, or FLVS but have other courses here at NHS, your letter will be delivered to you at NHS in another class.

Makeup Days FSA ELA Writing Tests

  • 9th grade students - April  9
  • 10th grade students - April 16

For information regarding assessments, session links and policies, use this link: https://fsassessments.org/florida-statewide-assessment-program.stml.

Your student has an opportunity to participate in a practice test to become familiar with the computer-based testing platform, item types, and response formats he or she will see on the assessment(s). If you or your student would like to review the computer-based practice test at home, the practice tests and answer keys are available at https://FSAssessments.org/students-and-families/practice-tests/computer-based-materials/index.stml

All other State EOC (Algebra, Geometry, US History or Biology) testing is scheduled for May 3 - June 11 and dates will be posted by the end of March.

UPDATE: ACT April 13th/SAT April 27th

Times and locations of tests will be emailed to the email submitted on the registration form by April 1st.


 

Bus Bulletin - Get Real-time Updates About Your Student's Bus!

School Bus

We are excited to announce that on April 5th, the Okaloosa County School District will begin using Bus Bulletin to send notifications to parents if there are unexpected delays or schedule changes involving your student’s bus. We know that families are concerned about the safety of their students, and this notification system will keep you updated if there are delays in getting your student to and from school.

If you would like to receive these notifications, please register with Bus Bulletin at the website below. Parents will need to know their student’s school name and bus number.

  • There is no cost for this service.
  • Registration is simple and fast.
  • You can choose to receive text messages, phone calls, and e-mails.
  • All contact information is stored securely and will not be shared or sold - your privacy is protected.

For more information, or to sign-up and start receiving notifications, please visit:

www.BusBulletin.com/parents

Go online and register NOW so you can receive important bus notifications beginning April 5th!

For help with registration, call your Transportation Department - North: 850.689.7301, Central: 850.833.4203; South: 850.833.3555.

Help spread the word. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. www.facebook.com/busbulletin www.twitter.com/busbulletin


 

Class of 2021 End of Year Calendar

Senior Exam Week May 24 - 27

Monday, May 24, 2021
1st Per Exam  7:00-8:40
3rd Per           8:50-10:30
5th Per Exam 10:40-12:50
      Lunch
7th Per            12:55-1:45

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
2nd Per Exam  7:00-8:40
4th Per             8:50-10:30
6th Per Exam  10:40-12:50
      Lunch
7th Per             12:55-1:45

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
1st Per           7:00-8:40
3rd Per Exam 8:50-10:30
5th Per           10:40-12:50
      Lunch
7th Per  1/2 Exam 12:55-1:45

Thursday, May 27, 2021
2nd Per           7:00-8:40
4th Per Exam  8:50-10:30
6th Per            10:40-12:50
      Lunch
7th Per 1/2 Exam 12:55-1:45

May 27th OCSD Senior Awards/Honor Graduate Recognition 7:00 p.m. Eagle Stadium

NWFSC will not be hosting the district-wide Anne T. Mitchell Honors Assembly this year. We will be honoring our own Honor Graduates and recognizing our OCSD Senior Award winners. Attire is dress casual. Students will be seated on the field and parents will sit in the home side bleachers.

May 28th Senior Morning

7:00am - Senior Walk
8:00am - Report to Cafeteria for Cap and Gown handout
8:30am - Grab and go Senior Breakfast on the Patio/Stadium

June 2nd Graduation Practice 2:00 p.m. (meet in 600 hall classrooms)

June 3rd Graduation 7:00 p.m. Eagle Stadium

Currently, each graduate will receive an allotment of 8 tickets for their families. Should that change, we will release that information through our website, social media outlets and do a callout to all of our senior families.

Downloadable Class of 2021 End of Year Calendar


 

9th and 10th Grade FSA ELA Writing Test

  • 9th Grade - April 5 - 8
  • 10th Grade - April 12 - 15

Testing letters will be sent out at the end of March. Letters will include the EXACT DATE, TIME, and LOCATION of your test.

If you are a brick and mortar student you will receive your testing letter from your NHS English teacher.

If you are a full time MSO student your letter will be emailed to your school email.

If you take English on MSO, DE, or FLVS but have other courses here at NHS, your letter will be delivered to you at NHS.

MAKEUP DAYS FSA ELA WRITING TESTS

  • 9th grade students - April  9
  • 10th grade students - April 16

For information regarding assessments, session links and policies, use this link: https://fsassessments.org/florida-statewide-assessment-program.stml.

Your student has an opportunity to participate in a practice test to become familiar with the computer-based testing platform, item types, and response formats he or she will see on the assessment(s). If you or your student would like to review the computer-based practice test at home, the practice tests and answer keys are available at https://FSAssessments.org/students-and-families/practice-tests/computer-based-materials/index.stml

All other State testing is scheduled for May 3 - June 11 and dates will be posted by the end of March.


 

ACT and ACT Wait List

All seats for the ACT April 13th and SAT April 27th School Day administration have been filled. If you would like to be put on a wait list, please email Jerral Horton, Assistant Principal.


 

Online Registration Closes At Midnight Tonight

Online Registration begins today, Tuesday March 9th. Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. and closes March 15th at 12:00 a.m.(midnight). Please watch the following video for a tutorial on how to register online through Parent Portal.

Online Registration Parent Portal Tutorial

If you have any questions, please contact your counselor.


 

2021-2022 SY Registration

NHS Curriculum Guide

Eagles! It's time to start the registration process for the 2021-2022 school year.

Incoming Freshmen:

Registration materials have been delivered to your middle school. Registration will begin this week. Please check with your middle school administration for registration deadlines. If you would like, watch the NHS Registration Video for more information.

Niceville High School Leadership Application (Freshmen)

Current NHS students:

Wednesday March 3, registration materials will be handed out in 3rd period.

If you do not have a 3rd period, please come to the NHS guidance office to pick up your registration materials.

If you are a MySchoolOnline student, please come to the NHS attendance office to pick up your registration materials.

Niceville High School Leadership Application (10th - 12th)

Registration Process:

  • March 3rd  - March 9th - Review your curriculum guide, conference with your teachers for their recommendations, and conference with your parents. Your core teachers (English, Math, Science and Social Studies) will sign your registration form. MYSCHOOLONLINE students- Fill out the registration form. No teacher signatures are required. Please register online by the March 15th deadline. Drop you form off at the attendance office. Your guidance counselor will review your course selections and contact you if any changes are necessary.
  • March 9th - 15th - Online registration. You will access the online registration through Parent Portal. The link will be on the left hand side. Online registration will be open 24/7. After you register online, give your registration form to your math teacher or drop off in the guidance office.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email your guidance counselor. Students can meet with their guidance counselor if needed. Just come by the guidance office and if the counselor is available you can meet with them. If not, you can make an appointment.

Parents:

Unfortunately - due to Covid restrictions, we are still not meeting with parents. Parents- if you have any questions or concerns, please call or email your student’s guidance counselor.

Guidance Counselor emails

If you would like, watch the NHS Registration Video for more information.

Check back March 9th for a video tutorial on how to register online.


 

NEW CALENDAR for FRIDAYS!

Calendar

Due to the unexpected holiday on Tuesday February 16, 2021, we have changed the Friday rotation for the rest of this 9 weeks only. The new Friday schedule is as follows:

  • Friday February 19 -  Even Day
  • Friday February 26 - Odd Day
  • Friday March 5 - Even Day
  • Friday March 12 - Odd Day
  • Friday March 19 - Even Day
  • Friday March 26 - Odd Day

 

TESTING INFORMATION FOR FSA/ELA retakes, ALGEBRA I Retakes, School Day SAT and ACT

FSA ELA/ALGEBRA I Retakes Information

  • FSA/ELA retakes for brick and mortar students will be February 17-19. Letters went home with your student between 2/5-2/9.
  • FSA/ELA retakes are My school online students are February 23-25 (letters sent through counselors 2/12 )
  • Algebra I EOC retakes March 3-4 ( letters will be sent home with students by February 24).
  • Brick and mortar will test separate from MySchoolOnline students.

School Day ACT AND SAT Information

Through the CARES Act, the state of Florida has funded schools to administer the ACT and SAT to any junior or senior FREE! We have limited number of tests, so please register as soon as registration is available.

Registration dates will be from March 8-March 29. The link for registration will be on our website, sent out in the NHS email system, sent to your student’s school email, and through our guidance reminds. You can sign up for one or both of the tests.

TEST DATES:

  • ACT date: April 13, 2021
  • SAT date: April 27, 2021

Testing will be on the NHS campus. Testing locations will be announced once we have a final count of how many students are testing. Students who are MySchoolOnline students will test separately from brick and mortar students.

If you are an student with a disability(ESE) and would like accommodations on the ACT or SAT, please contact the following individuals IMMEDIATELY:

ACT and SAT have strict deadlines so apply NOW!


 

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