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INCOMING FRESHMAN INFORMATION

The information presented below relates to the course selection and residency process for incoming freshmen for the

2019-2020 school year at Minooka Community High School. If you have any questions about the information listed

below or the course selection please contact your guidance counselor or for questions on the residency process in general,

please contact the Assistant Registrar Mrs. Stephanie Ledesma at 815-467-2140 ext. 5090.

Course Selection and Residency Process

MCHS counselors will begin the course selection and residency process for incoming freshmen on January 10th (Minooka

Junior High) and January 11th (Channahon Junior High and Troy). On these dates, counselors will provide each student

with information that will allow students and their parents to make course selections for the coming school year at MCHS.

The Course Selection and Residency packets will be available for pick up for the Parochial/Private school students on

January 15, 2019 during Incoming Freshman Night. Online residency - course selection will open on January 10th and will

close January 23rd. To begin the residency and course selection process after you have received the Course Selection and Residency packet, please click on the link below (available January 10, 2019).

https://minooka-reg.phoenixlearning.com/index.html

Important Dates

(Please note that all events, drop-offs, and pick-ups will take place at MCHS – South Campus unless otherwise noted below)

January 10, 2019

Course Selection & Residency Packet Drop-Off @ Minooka Junior High (8:00 - 9:30 a.m.) Parents must complete the online residency process before their student can enter his/her course selection online. Students must enter their course selection online before returning the completed course selection and residency packet to their school on the designated Course Selection & Residency Packet Pick-up date.

January 10, 2019

“Residency - Class Choice” online access opens at 3:00 p.m.

January 11, 2019

Course Selection & Residency Packet Drop-Off @ Channahon Junior High (8:00 – 9:30 a.m.) Parents must complete the online residency process before their student can enter his/her course selection online. Students must enter their course selection online before returning the completed course selection and residency packet to their school on the designated Course Selection & Residency Packet Pick-up date.

January 11, 2019

Course Selection & Residency Packet Drop-Off @ Troy Middle School (1:00 – 2:20 p.m.) Parents must complete the online residency process before their student can enter his/her course selection online. Students must enter their course selection online before returning the completed course selection and residency packet to their school on the designated Course Selection & Residency Packet Pick-up date.

January 15, 2019

Parochial/Private school Course Selection and Residency Packet available for pick-up during Incoming Freshman Night. Parents must complete the online residency process before their student can enter his/her course selection online. Students must enter their course selection online before returning the completed course selection and residency packet to MCHS Central Campus by January 24, 2019.

January 15, 2019

Incoming Freshman Night (begins at 6:30 p.m.) @ MCHS - South Campus

Students with last names A – E begin in the Cafeteria

Students with last names F – Z begin in the Gymnasium

January 15, 2019
Honors Program Presentation (7:30 – 8:00 p.m.) @ MCHS - South Campus Gymnasium
January 16, 2019

Pre-AP Intro to World History and Geography Application Packet available click hereThis packet is only to be completed by those students who wish to enroll in Pre-AP Intro to World History and Geography but do not meet the criteria for this honors course.

January 16, 2019

Math Placement Testing online registration click here. This test is only for the incoming freshmen that do not meet the criteria for Advanced Algebra I, Geometry or Geometry Honors.

January 23, 2019
“Residency - Class Choice” online access closes at 7:00 p.m.
January 23, 2019

Completed Course Selection and Residency Packet Pick-Up @ Channahon Junior High (8:00 – 10:30 a.m.) MCHS-South Campus counselors will collect completed course selection and residency packets at Channahon Junior High.

January 23, 2019

Completed Course Selection and Residency Packet Pick-Up @ Troy Middle School (1:00 – 2:20 p.m.) MCHS-South Campus counselors will collect completed course selection and residency packets at Troy Middle School.

January 23, 2019

Math Placement Testing @ Minooka Community High School – South Campus Math Testing – 3:15 – 5:15 p.m.

January 23, 2019

Pre-AP Intro to World History and Geography completed application due to South Campus by 3:00 p.m.

January 24, 2019

Completed Course Selection and Residency Packet Pick-Up @ Minooka Junior High (7:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.) MCHS-South Campus counselors will collect completed course selection and residency packets at Minooka Junior High.

January 24, 2019

Parochial/Private Schools Completed Course Selection and Residency Packets due to MCHS – Central Campus by 3:00 p.m.

January 25, 2019

Tentative Completed Course Selection and Residency Packet Pick-Up @ Minooka Junior High (7:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) MCHS-South Campus counselors will collect completed course selection and residency packets at Minooka Junior High.

January 26, 2019

Math Placement Testing @ Minooka Community High School – South Campus Math Testing – 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., only for those incoming freshmen that do not meet the criteria for Advanced Algebra I, Geometry, or Geometry Honors.

January 28, 2019

Spanish Honors Placement Testing @ Channahon Junior High 1:00 –3:00 p.m.

January 28, 2019

Spanish Honors Placement Testing @ Troy 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

January 29, 2019

Spanish Honors Placement Testing @ Minooka Junior High 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

January 30, 2019

Spanish Honors Placement Testing @ Minooka Junior High 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.


February 15, 2019

Final deadline for students to request a course change. Call your MCHS counselor with any questions. (Note that NO COURSE CHANGE REQUESTS for the ENTIRE 2019-2020 school year will be accepted after this date)






















Downloads & More

  •  Video - MCHS Freshman Electives for 2019-2020 - Click Here
  • Prerequisite/Recommendation Waiver - If you did NOT meet the criteria for a specific Honors course and wish to enroll, you may complete the Prerequisite/Recommendation Waiver. Please note: If you did NOT meet the criteria for Pre-Ap Intro. to World History and Geography, you must FIRST complete the application packet. To download the Prerequisite/Recommendation Waiver, please click here.

  • Math Placement Test – (Available January 16, 2019) Math Placement Testing online registration click here. This test is only for those incoming freshmen that do not meet the criteria for Advanced Algebra I, Geometry or Geometry Honors.

  • Math Placement Test for 2019-2020 8th Grade Geometry Honors - (Available January 16, 2019)
    If you are a current 7th grader applying for the 8th grade Geometry Honors course, you must take a Math
    Placement Test. The online registration will be available January 16th through January 21st, 2019, closing
    at 3:00 pm. The Math Placement Testing dates are scheduled as follows:
    Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm
    Saturday, January 26, 2019, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Minooka Community High School - South Campus. We will not accept walk-ons on testing days.
    Please click here to register.

  • Pre-AP Intro to World History and Geography Honors Packet (available on-line beginning January 16, 2019) –

    2019-2020 Pre-AP Intro to World History and Geography Honors Packet - please click here. This packet is only to be completed by those students who wish to enroll in Pre-AP Intro to World History and Geography but do not meet the criteria for this honors course. 

  • 2019-2020 Curriculum Guide only available online – Please click here to view or download a copy of the guide.

  • Incoming Freshman Course Selection & Residency Packet – (Available January 10, 2019) (click here for 2019-2020 Course Selection & Residency Packet) – This packet, originally distributed to all incoming freshmen at Channahon Junior High School, Minooka Junior High School, and Troy Middle School, includes all the materials necessary to begin the student course selection and residency process at MCHS. This packet includes: Freshman Course Selection Form and MCHS Residency/ClassChoice Instruction Sheet, Freshmen Elective Flyers, State of Illinois Physical Form, and a MCHS Informational Sheet. Please click here to download the Incoming Freshman Course Selection & Residency Packet.