Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18Things You Need to Know I’m late. What do I do? What happens if you are late or absent? Does a parent need to call if you’re not going to be in school? Are there consequences for being absent or tardy a certain number of times? We’re not allowed to do that? Most school rules are common sense (e.g., no bullying, weapons, or alcohol); but some things are specific to your school, like the dress code. Go through your handbook so that you know what’s acceptable, and what’s out of bounds. I want to play a sport. Am I eligible? High schools have eligibility requirements for students who want to play a sport— and often for students involved in other activities as well. If you have a concern or question about eligibility, see your coach, counselor, or athletic director. Your high school has rules and regulations that they expect you to know and follow. These are probably explained in your school’s student handbook. If you have questions, go to the office or see your counselor. Be informed and learn what you need to know. The Best Advice Ever 7