School Activities, Sports, Testing
Summer PERT Test Dates: Sign up at the link in teams.
EOC Make-Ups - Algebra 1; Geometry, Biology, US History
July 12th- July 14th 0900-1200
July 19th- July 20th 0900-1200
PERT- June 8th, June 15th, June 22nd, July 6th
2022 GRADUATION INFORMATION: VyStar Jacksonville Memorial Arena 5:00p.m. Friday (May 27th)
300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32202
Practice Time: 9:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. (Mandatory)
Ceremony Report Time: Graduates must be in the building by 4:00 p.m. (must pay for parking)
Ceremony Time: 5:00 P.M. (Parking Lot Z Duval Street) Debit or Credit Only
LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL SCHEDULE
Date Time Period Tested DAY
5/23 7:15-9:04 5th Period B DAY
5/23 9:11-11:00 7th Period B DAY
5/24 7:15 – 9:04 1st Period A DAY
5/24 9:11 – 11:00 3rd Period A DAY
5/25 7:15-9:04 6th Period B DAY
5/25 9:11-11:00 8th Period B DAY
5/26 7:15-9:04 2nd Period A DAY
5/26 9:11-11:00 4th Period A DAY
5/27 7:15 – 9:04 5th Period B Day
5/27 9:11-11:00 6th Period B Day
Join Sandalwood BAND- We are looking for current Sandalwood students wanting to join our band and colorguard. Being in band is one of the best activities you can do in high school and offers the opportunity to get a scholarship to march in amazing bands like FSU, UF, and FAMU.
- Students who may have played an instrument before and want to pick it back up.
- Students who want to learn an instrument.
- Students wanting to join our amazing colrguard. This is a no cut, no experience required group. We teach you everything you need to know.
The Spring 2022 FAMU College Tour trip will be on Saturday March 26, 2022! Tickets are now available for 80 high school students interested in attending Florida A&M University. Click the link below to purchase TODAY! https://www.famujacksonville.org/event-details/spring2022famucollegetourtrip
Sandalwood's Got Talent: Any student interested in trying out for the talent show will need to use the link to sign up. https://forms.office.com/r/bFnpXYJpWU
9/8/2021 COMMUNITY SERVICE - GreenState Looking for Community Service? Join GreenState for the International Coastal Clean-Up on Saturday, September 18th from 8-10. We will be meeting at Blue Cypress Park (4112 University Blvd N, Jacksonville, FL 32277). Meet at the Fishing Pier (follow the signs). Be sure to wear closed-toed shoes that you don't mind getting dirty. If you have any questions, please reach out to Mr. Sherrill. email@example.com
9/2/2021 Wrestling If you are interested in joining the Sandalwood wrestling team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday Sept 8, after school in room 134b. Email Coach Reidell for more information. firstname.lastname@example.org.
8/23/21 PTSA - The PTSA is seeking volunteers and members. Consider joining the PTSA and become involved in decisions for our school. They meet the first Tuesday of every month through SKYPE. Join Now at: http://sandalwoodsaints.my-ptsa.org/
8/23/21 Early Release this Wednesday, 8/25/21. School hours are 7:15 am - 12:15 pm.
8/20/21 Spirit Gear Get your Saints Gear! Tshirts are on sale in student activities room 318 cash only. Our online store SHSSaints.com is also open. The online store closes soon. Get your spirit gear while you can!
8/20/21 Yearbook Photos - Underclassmen photo day is September 7th and September 8th. Please bring your smile for the photo. This photo is important because it will be going into the yearbook, and you will have the option to purchase them.
8/20/21 - COVID Prevention and Duval Vax - We encourage all students to wear masks to help prevent the spread of COVID 19. Continue to clean hands often and social distance when possible. Do what you can to stop the spread. Vaccine Event at Atlantic Coast from 9 to noon on April 21st. Click here for details.
8/19/21 - Girls Who Code - UPDATE Meeting has been cancelled. More details will be provided by Ms. Johnston soon. Are you interested in computer coding? Are you interested in learning how to code or gain additional coding skills? We are having a Girls Who Code interest meeting Wednesday August 25th in room 103 from 2:15 to 2:45. Please reach out to Ms. Johnston at email@example.com for more information.
8/18/21 - Student Parking - All parking decals need to be purchased by Friday 8/20. We will be enforcing the parking lots on Monday 8/23. Any vehicle parked in a parking spot without a decal will be towed at the owners expense. See Mr. Lakatos in the Gold house to purchase your pass today.
8/18/21 - Sandalwood Athletics - Fall athletics are in full swing. You won't want to miss the volleyball game this Friday or the Fall Football Jamboree. Remember, all tickets must be purchased on gofan.co. ALl athletic events are posted on the athletics Sports Events Calendar. Go Saints!
GIRLS GOLF Anyone interested in playing on the girls golf team can see Mrs. Geis in the gym or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. 8/16/21
GIRLS BASKETBALL Any girl interested in playing girls basketball can contact Coach Flynn in room 221 or email her at email@example.com Fall workouts will begin next week. Don't miss out.
BASEBALL There will be an informational baseball meeting Thursday 8/19/2021 at 2:30 in the cafeteria. Please see coach Moses if you have any questions. firstname.lastname@example.org posted 8/16/2021
Future Medical Leader's 1st Meeting, Monday August 16th after school. Dues to join are $25 for the year. Email Mrs. O'connell with any questions. email@example.com/9/21 Still need bus stop information? Visit the DCPS Transportation page. To find your bus stop, scroll to the bottom of this page (Bus Stop Info), click agree. Follow the on screen prompts to find your address and school. While this will help students find their bus stop, all students must be registered for a bus through Focus.
Anyone interested in running for class officer? We have positions for freshmen, sophomore, juniors and seniors. Fill out the candidacy form. Mandatory meeting in room 318 on Friday, 8/13/21 During the lunches. If you are in early college please chose one of the lunch periods to attend. 10:25-10:56 or 11:55-12:26. Any questions? Email Mrs. Guzzone firstname.lastname@example.org www.duvalschools.org/sandalwood/sga
The BAND Needs You! The Sandalwood Mighty Marching Saints is looking for two piano players to perform in their 2021 Production -Desert Winds. You must be able to read music and attend after school practices when needed, all home football games, and several competitions in October and November. In exchange, I will sign off on service hours. Marching band finishes the first week of November. Please contact Mr. Panoff at email@example.com if you are interested.
8/9/21 Full Time Nurse Sandalwood Nurse will perform routine and prescribed invasive and non-invasive procedures as ordered by the student’s health care provider. Additional duties include: 1) Provide basic first aid and attend to student health needs as indicated in the School Health Services manual. 2)Administer prescription and non-prescription medication. 3)Provide support for Telehealth. 4) Students are not allowed to carry prescribed or over the counter medication with them unless approved by the Principal.
8/9/21 Click here for first day of school information.
8/9/21 Mask Opt Out - Parents must go into their FOCUS account to opt students out. After logging into their FOCUS account, parents will click on their child’s name and locate the form in the “Forms” folder. If a parent needs a FOCUS account follow this link: https://dcps.duvalschools.org/focus
Swimsuit fitting is August 4th. Two fitting times 12 noon and 530pm at the pool.
Email coach Guzzone with any questions. Guzzonel@duvalschools.org
8/5/21 - Student Central - Check the Student Central section of the website for important docuemnts and links! Including this Bell Schedule!
8/5/21 Sandalwood Fan Gear - Go to this link to order Sandalwood gear. Purchases benefit Sandalwood! SHSSAINTS.COM
8/5/21 SaintNation Microsoft Teams Announcement Page - This teams page is designed to send out school announcements, sports information, and other school related items to all Sandalwood students. Students should login using their DCPS credentials to Microsoft Teams to check the SaintNation page. If a student is not assigned to this team, they can request membership here: SAINT NATION TEAMS MEMBER REQUEST LINK. Parents can find most of these announcements on the school homepage and calendar located at duvalschools.org/sandalwood.
7/27/21 Backpacks, ID's, and Supply Lists - All book bags must be see through mesh or plastic. As a safety precaution, all other book bags will not be allowed in class. ALL students must wear School ID at all times on campus and to enter classrooms. Supply lists will be made available by individual teachers after school starts.
7/27/21 Student Schedule and Change Requests - Student schedules are posted in Focus. Students may also download the DCPS app for easy access to Focus and school/district information. To submit a schedule change request, click the link below. Note: Students will need to login with their DCPS credentials to access the online schedule request form. LINK FOR SCHEDULE CHANGES