Incoming 9th Graders

Once eighth grade students have been officially accepted to Gary Comer College Prep students and families are inducted through a series of events and information sessions to assure the students are placed properly in classes and are ready to begin their journey at GCCP.

Important dates for incoming 9th grade scholars and families:

Final Testing for incoming freshmen:
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Forms were due by:
Saturday, May 2, 2015
First $180 fee (for incoming students) due by:
July 30, 2015
First day of school (incoming students) :
Monday, August 24, 2015
Physicals are due :
June 26, 2015

Incoming ninth grade students will begin their first week of classes with no other students in the building and focusing on transitioning to the high school environment. They will start their process of becoming “Nobleized” with a week learning about their schedules, meeting their teachers and advisors, practicing transitions between classes, and using their lockers. They will also focus on organizational skills and what is considered acceptable behavior.

Dates and times for this orientation week are TBD. They will be announced on this page as soon as they are determined.