On June 29, 2020, the school board voted to rename the school to "Unity Reed High School", honoring Arthur Reed, who served as a security assistant at the school.

Schedule Change Policy

Schedule Change Policy

Step 1:

The Student will

  • obtain a schedule change form from guidance or a teacher
  • identify the class to drop and class to add on the gray line labeled Step 1
  • state reason for change
  • sign and date

Step 2:

The parent/guardian will
  • sign and date

The student will
  • return the change form to teacher of class student wishes to drop.

Step 3:

The teacher will
  • approve/disapprove the request giving rationale, sign and date
  • if appropriate forward, to the case manager for special education class change who will approve/disapprove, give rationale, sign and date.
  • or forward to department chair who well approve/disapprove, give rationale sign and date.

The department chair will:
  • forward to IB Coordinator if request involves a PIB/IB class
  • or, forward to the alpha counselor

Step 4:

The counselor will
  • approve/disapprove the request giving rationale, sign and date
  • may request a consultation to discuss the request
  • forward to the alpha assistant principal

Step 5:

The assistant principal will
  • approve/disapprove the request giving rationale, sign and date
  • may request a consultation to discuss the request
  • return to the alpha counselor

Step 6:

The counselor will
  • contact the student and make the change
  • contact the student and explain that the request was denied, explain the procedure to appeal the decision
  • to the principal and work with student to develop strategies to succeed in the class.

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To contact us:

Phone: 703-365-2992
Fax: 703-365-6895
Email: lawrenmx@pwcs.edu