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School-Wide Academic Goals

Torrance High Students Are:
T.A.R.T.A.R.S.

Thinker
  • Solve Problems efficiently
  • Demonstrate reflective, critical, creative, logical & Analytical thinking
Academically Motivated
 
  • Master Basic Skills
  • Meet state, district and/or course outline standards
  • Set academic goals
  • Prepare for a post-high school career
Responsible
 
  • Set personal goals
  • Display moral, ethical & civil behavior
  • Employ time management skills
  • Contribute to their community
Technologically Motivated
 
  • Demonstrate technological proficiency
  • Use available resources to further learning
Articulate Communicators
 
  • Read, write, listen and speak proficiently
  • Appreciate artistic communications
  • Work collaboratively
Respectful
 
  • Of themselves, of their peers, & their community
  • Of the faculty & school guidelines
Skilled
  • In core curricula areas

 

School-Wide Academic Goals

Torrance High Students Are:
T.A.R.T.A.R.S.

Thinker
  • Solve Problems efficiently
  • Demonstrate reflective, critical, creative, logical & Analytical thinking
Academically Motivated
 
  • Master Basic Skills
  • Meet state, district and/or course outline standards
  • Set academic goals
  • Prepare for a post-high school career
Responsible
 
  • Set personal goals
  • Display moral, ethical & civil behavior
  • Employ time management skills
  • Contribute to their community
Technologically Motivated
 
  • Demonstrate technological proficiency
  • Use available resources to further learning
Articulate Communicators
 
  • Read, write, listen and speak proficiently
  • Appreciate artistic communications
  • Work collaboratively
Respectful
 
  • Of themselves, of their peers, & their community
  • Of the faculty & school guidelines
Skilled
  • In core curricula areas

 

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Dress Standards & School Policies
A good school-learning environment is created when students have an appropriate, well-groomed appearance and conduct themselves properly. Anything that tends to detract from this environment is unacceptable. The following guidelines shall apply to all regular school activities:   
·         Shoes must be worn at all times.
·        Clothing, jewelry and personal items (backpacks, fanny packs, gym bags, waterbottles, etc.) shall be free from: writing, Pictures or any other insignia, which are vulgar, profane, or which advocate racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, or religious prejudice.
·         Sunglasses, hats, caps and other head coverings shall not be worn indoors. Only medically/religiously required headgear, approved by the principal, might be worn indoors. Sun-protective clothing must comply with District and school site dress and grooming standards.
·         Clothes shall conceal underwear at all times. See-through or fishnet fabrics, halter tops, off-the-shoulder or low-cut tops, bare midriffs and skirts or shorts shorter than mid-thigh are prohibited.
·        Swimwear, pajamas, nightgowns, and oversized clothing are not appropriate school wear.
·         Regulation gym shorts may not be worn in classes other than physical education.
·         Tattoos are to be covered at all times. (District Regulation #5220)   
Students appearing on school grounds in violation of the dress policy shall be counseled and sent home, as appropriate, in order to change clothes and dress properly for school. Students may initially be counseled by the teacher with a follow up referral to be filed. A student who willfully and continuously violates the policy may be subject to suspension and/or expulsion.
Dress Standards & School Policies
A good school-learning environment is created when students have an appropriate, well-groomed appearance and conduct themselves properly. Anything that tends to detract from this environment is unacceptable. The following guidelines shall apply to all regular school activities:   
·         Shoes must be worn at all times.
·        Clothing, jewelry and personal items (backpacks, fanny packs, gym bags, waterbottles, etc.) shall be free from: writing, Pictures or any other insignia, which are vulgar, profane, or which advocate racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, or religious prejudice.
·         Sunglasses, hats, caps and other head coverings shall not be worn indoors. Only medically/religiously required headgear, approved by the principal, might be worn indoors. Sun-protective clothing must comply with District and school site dress and grooming standards.
·         Clothes shall conceal underwear at all times. See-through or fishnet fabrics, halter tops, off-the-shoulder or low-cut tops, bare midriffs and skirts or shorts shorter than mid-thigh are prohibited.
·        Swimwear, pajamas, nightgowns, and oversized clothing are not appropriate school wear.
·         Regulation gym shorts may not be worn in classes other than physical education.
·         Tattoos are to be covered at all times. (District Regulation #5220)   
Students appearing on school grounds in violation of the dress policy shall be counseled and sent home, as appropriate, in order to change clothes and dress properly for school. Students may initially be counseled by the teacher with a follow up referral to be filed. A student who willfully and continuously violates the policy may be subject to suspension and/or expulsion.
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Torrance High Health Office Staff:

Health Office Department Line 7972
Betty Tann School Nurse 7973
Michelle Dondick Health Clerk (8:30 - 11:30) 7972
Tralelda Chase Health Clerk (11:20 - 2:30) 7972

 

 

 

 

TUSD - Health & Wellness Policy and Resources HealthFinder.gov
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Little Company of Mary Hospital/ Torrance
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Torrance Memorial Medical Center
WebMD

World Health Organization (WHO)

 

 

 

Torrance High Health Office Staff:

Health Office Department Line 7972
Betty Tann School Nurse 7973
Michelle Dondick Health Clerk (8:30 - 11:30) 7972
Tralelda Chase Health Clerk (11:20 - 2:30) 7972

 

 

 

 

TUSD - Health & Wellness Policy and Resources HealthFinder.gov
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Little Company of Mary Hospital/ Torrance
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Torrance Memorial Medical Center
WebMD

World Health Organization (WHO)

 

 

 

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