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    The first day of school for the 2021/2022 school year will be Wednesday, August 11. The day will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 3:10 p.m.

    Posted 7/22/21
    Student orientation will be held on Monday, August 9 as follows.
    9:00-11:00 Freshman and New Student Orientation 
    We will begin in the Fryman Gymnasium for a brief presentation then students will be able to follow their schedule to find the location of their classes. 
    1:00-3:00 Upperclassmen can come on campus to locate their classes. Upperclassmen will need to access their schedules through Focus.
    Posted 7/17/21

    To ALL Tate AJROTC Incoming and Returning Cadets

    ALL cadets need to report to the ROTC Headquarters in order to be sized for uniforms during the following times.

    July 9 - August 2
    8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    If you can't make the posted times, then please call MSG. Kyser at 850.516.5564 in order to make an appointment.



    Posted 7/14/21


    The summer testing window is now open for any State EOC that students missed during spring testing.

    Algebra 1 and Geometry will be administered Thursday, July 22 at 8:00 am in the Innovation Center.

    Biology and US History will be administer Friday, July 23 at 8:00 am in the Innovation Center.

    Students are to bring their Chromebook fully charged.

    Please complete the Summer EOC Retake Signup Google Form in order to participate.

    Deadline to sign up for summer make up EOC testing is Friday, July 16, 2021.

    Email Ms. Bedford, Assistant Principal of Curriculum for any questions or concerns.

    Please Note:

    The Governor's Emergency Order in May 2021 allows districts an opportunity to not include the EOC exam scores in the final course grade for the 2020-2021 school year.  Therefore, for the 2020-2021 school year, courses that require an End of Course (EOC) exam will not include the EOC exam score in the final course grade unless it will benefit the student’s overall grade.  If you choose to include the EOC score in your student’s final calculated grade, please contact your Guidance Counselor.

    Posted 7/13/21

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    Tate's school code is 242.



    Posted 6/14/21

    If you missed a 2nd Semester Exam, please complete and submit information for make up exam and the date you plan to make up the exam. Please fill out the Google Form in order to schedule your exam.

    Posted 6/2/21
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