Student Success

There are many websites that can help you understand Global and US History:


National Geographic 

Smithsonian Museums

It is important to understand the historical context of events and the point of view in primary source material. If you are getting ready for New York State Regents Exams there are old exams online that you can access. 


Department Grading Policy

50%      Graded work (tests/essays/projects (40%), quizzes (10%)                       

40%      Class work (including attendance, participation, etc.)                    

10%      Homework

Grading Policy

The School Leadership Team has set a new grading policy for the school 

40% Assessment

30% Quiz

30% HW, Participation, Classwork

And a set of marking period minimums students can expect to receive grades for:

2 Full Period Assessments

7 Quizzes

10 HW assignments

1 extra credit / make up opportunity