As you know, the senior project is a graduation requirement for all students in the senior class. The senior project is broken into three distinct components.
1. Research Paper (completed in English class and graded by the English teacher and used as the Final Exam for English 12)
2. Product (completed
in the technical program/cooperative placement site and graded by the
technical teacher and will be used as the Final Exam for the Technical
3. Formal Presentation (completed in English class and
technical program and graded by the technical teacher, academic
teacher, and administrator or advisory committee member and will be used
as the Final exam for the Theory class)
SENIOR PROJECT OVERVIEW
technical instructors are responsible for explaining and overseeing the
product portion of the senior project to students and assisting
students with the presentation portion which will be delivered in
April/May. A detailed presentation schedule will be published in the
spring. Seniors on cooperative placement should also receive senior
project information. Seniors should begin working on senior project
products as soon as possible.
the school year all technical instructors should be meeting regularly
with seniors in their technical program (including seniors on
cooperative placement) to review student progress on the product and
presentation portion of the senior project. Students, please
remember that the presentation is NOT the product. The presentation is
an opportunity for the students to showcase the research they have
conducted and the work they have completed on their product.
will be held in an assigned classroom and should include photographs of
the product if the student is unable to bring the product to showcase.
A laptop and projector will be available during presentations.
Students are encouraged to store the presentation on a USB key or CD to
eliminate the time needed logging into individual student accounts.
Senior Project/Advisory Fair will be held in May. Senior projects will
be displayed in the Viking Forum for advisory members to view. Severl
exemplary senior projects will be selected to be presented at this
you have any questions regarding the senior project please do not
hesitate to ask the English or Technical Instructor or contact the