February Transitions

Monthly Theme: Assertiveness
The focus for this month is on Assertiveness which translates to being able to express their wants, needs, and thoughts even when it is difficult and being able to respect what others want, need, and think even when it is difficult. 

Some of the lessons this month will be a continuation of our communication skills by looking at ways to present ourselves and communicate our needs without letting people take advantage of us or by taking advantage of others. At the freshman level it will be about looking at the differences between passive, assertive, and aggressive behavior with a focus in school environments. At the sophomore and junior level there will be a focus on the work environment with applying these concepts to writing resumes, cover letters, and interviews. At the senior level it is a focus on how to present yourself to colleges and employers to set yourself apart.  

passive, assertive, agressive

Other Transitions Events/Announcements


-Fusion leaders will be visiting classes on Thursday, February 8 and Monday, February 19.

- Students will be exploring different career pathways starting with Science and Engineering.

- Digital Citizenship will also be looked at this month.

Sophomores - Students will also begin preparing for enrollment by completing a credit check to see their progress towards graduation. - Digital Citizenship will also be looked at this month. - Sophomore Mock Interviews will be coming up February 1 and February 8. We are looking for business leaders to come in to talk to students about their business, interview/employability skills, and conduct a mock interview. If you are interested, please complete the form to participate. Sophomore Mock Interview Sign-Up Form

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- The focus will be on interview skills.

- Digital Citizenship will also be looked at this month.

- Reminder from Counselors: If you need a transcript sent, you must have a completed (signed) Transcript Release Form submitted to Mrs. Melissa Smith, Registrar, in the Counseling Office. 
- Don't forget to check the JHS Scholarship list for updates!

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