This class carefully incorporates everyday life skills into an academic curriculum. Many of the functional skills and strategies taught will aid students in both school and community settings. A broad range of essential, practical survival skills will help students in successfully handling many daily challenges they may face. In this instructional setting, a major emphasis is placed on individualized instruction to promote maximum student learning.
1-12-1 English (9-12)
This course is comprised of various elements to improve and work toward the individual reading and writing goals of each student. The course incorporates a program of language skills, vocabulary development, spelling skills, punctuation skills, reading comprehension skills, journal writing and literature appreciation.
1-12-1 Math (9-12)
This course consists of fundamental mathematical skills intended to assist students in everyday life. A sample of topics that will be presented are as follows: balancing checkbooks, finding percentages, basic algebra, calculating wages. budgeting, calculating purchases, making change and solving multi-step word problems.
Dover High School 2368 Route 22 Dover Plains, NY 12522 Phone: (845) 877-5750 Fax: (845) 877-5759
The Dover Union Free School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Donna Basting, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Staff Development, and Technology 2368 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY 12522 845-877-5700 x1233
Genie Angelis, High School Principal 2368 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY 12522 845-877-5700 x1143