Chromebooks will be distributed during Freshman Orientation (8/24/17 9-11:30am), Open House (8/24/17 4-6pm) and during the first week of school. In order for students to receive their chromebook they MUST complete the following form and turn it in when their chromebook is picked up. We also ask that they pay the $25 technology fee at the same time. If this is paid online please bring proof of payment.
If students choose to opt out of having a Chromebook they must fill out this form.
New Procedure for Schedule Changes
Please click this link and read the detailed information on how to request a schedule change. This information is different from previous years. There are also specific dates and times students can meet with their counselors.
Schedules will be ready for pick up on August 1st from 12:00-5:00pm. Schedules not picked up on this day will be mailed August 2nd.
Student Parking Pre Sale
Seniors: August 1st from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, August 2nd from 9:00am to 11:00am
Juniors: August 8th from 9:00am to 11:00am
The cost for parking is $50 and must be paid online. Look for the Online School Payments link on the Parkwood High website. Student Parking Regulation Forms are available in the main office and on the Parkwood High website. Forms are due before hang tags are issued. Hang tags can be picked up August 16th – 18th from 8:00am to 11:00am if all outstanding fees have been paid.
Open house for 10-12 graders will be held August 24, 2017 from 4pm-6pm. It is not necessary for Freshmen to return for open house.
4:30 PM JV & Var. Men's Soccer @ CATA
7:30 PM Var. Football vs. CATA @ Home
Ms. Outing’s Apparel classes have worked diligently to plan, design, and create children’s dresses for the young girls at the Good Shepherd Orphanage in Nyahururu, Kenya. The facility holds 68 children and includes a greenhouse, school, and farm with animals.
On Tuesday, March 14th and Wednesday, March 15th Union County’s Career and Technical Education hosted a Career Connections day for all 8th grade students in the county. This is an annual event that is presented every year. These students had the opportunity to tour many different program areas and academies that are offered across the county at all of our high schools. Our own Parkwood students and teachers, as well as many from other high schools spent time with our 8th graders explaining and demonstrating all the diverse programs and academies that we have to offer in UCPS.
Parkwood's own art teacher, Scott Meier was recently selected to show a painting in the 2017 NC Artists Exhibition in Raleigh. Six hundred seven works were submitted and only seventy-two works were selected to be shown. Mr. Meier's painting "Big Jesus" was selected. The paintings were for sale, and Mr. Meier's painting sold within the first fifteen minutes.