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Important Information for the 2024-25 Senior Class

Dear Class of 2025,

I hope this letter finds you enjoying your summer and feeling excited about your upcoming senior year! I’m writing to share information to help you prepare for the 2024-25 school year.

Senior Photos

Download the flyer with the sign-up link for senior photos. Please use the link or QR code to schedule your appointment with Lifetouch Photography. Both scheduling and ordering of photos will be done through Lifetouch Photography. These photos will be used for your yearbook photo, so don’t miss out!

PowerSchool Forms

Starting August 1st, essential forms in PowerSchool will be available for completion. Please refer to the PowerSchool Parent-Student Portal Help Page for guidance. Remember, you will not be permitted to enter the lab area of your program and complete hands-on assignments until the following forms have been completed:

  • 24-25 Health Summary and Emergency Contact
  • 24-25 Home Language Survey
  • 24-25 Parent Forms
  • KI Permission
  • Student/Parent Handbook Sign Off (Handbook can be located on our website's homepage)
  • Student Survey: TCHS PI- PDE 408 Career Objective Survey
  • Parent: PDE 408 Parent/Guardian Review and Signature

Important Update on School Events

After careful consideration, TCHS Pickering has decided to discontinue hosting prom events, both now and in the future. We encourage you to maintain your partnerships with your respective sending districts, where you are welcome to participate in all senior student events they host. While we understand this may be disappointing, we are committed to making your senior year memorable and fulfilling. There will still be numerous opportunities for you to create lasting memories, celebrate achievements, and enjoy each other's company in safe and enjoyable ways.

We’re excited to offer numerous events and informational sessions for seniors. Stay tuned for more details about:

  • Cooperative learning and/or internship opportunities
  • Scholarships for postsecondary education and work training
  • Senior parent night
  • College fairs
  • TCHS Pickering career and training fair
  • SkillsUSA local, district and national competitions
  • And much more!

I encourage each of you to approach this year with enthusiasm and a positive attitude. Let's work together to fill this year with accomplishments, camaraderie, and personal growth. Your senior year is a time to cherish, and I have no doubt that you will make the most of every moment.

Welcome to your senior year. Let's make it extraordinary!

 

Warm regards,

Erin Petters

Principal of TCHS Pickering