Reminder: Sophomore and Freshmen Orientation Tomorrow!

Orientation for Sophomores and Freshmen is tomorrow, Thursday, August 3rd.  Please make sure to come at your scheduled time:

Sophomore Schedule:
Last name begins with  A - I     August 3   9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Last name begins with J  - Q    August 3  10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Last Name begins with R – Z   August  3  11:00 – 12:00 a.m.

Freshmen Schedule:
Last name begins with  A –E   August 3   2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Last name begins with  F - K    August 3. 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Last name begins with  L - F    August 3  4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Last name begins with  Q - Z    August 3  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Destination #1
(Location: Commons)

Please get into the correct line based on the student’s last name.  
Last name begins with:
Line #1
Line #2
Line #3

Your School Counselor will determine if a change can be made to your schedule.  If you wish to speak with a counselor today, please go to the Counseling Department. You will need to sign in with the receptionist to see a counselor.

Destination #2
(Location: Commons)

When you get your schedule, you will also receive a fee sheet. If you wish to pay those today, you may go to the Fees station. Pay attention to the signs so you do not get into the wrong line! There are (5) lines.  You may choose any line. (Look for the shortest line).

***Fees may be paid prior to orientation/registration via Parent Portal. PLEASE have a copy of your receipt with you if you paid prior to orientation.

Destination #3
(Location: Commons)

Lockers are $5, and may be paid when you pay your school fees.  You will be able to get your locker and locker combination today.

***If you pay for a locker with your school fees, simply take your receipt to the locker table.

***You may also pay for a locker with cash or check.

Destination #4
Yearbook Pictures:

If you are a freshmen, sophomore or junior, please proceed to the picture area to have your yearbook picture taken.   Make checks payable to Lifetouch.

Destination #5
Student IDs:
(Location: Media Center)

Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors
will receive their ID’s during orientation. Upperclassmen
WILL NOT be allowed to have another picture taken during this time.


You will have your picture taken during orientation and receive it at that time.

Destination #6
(Location: C148)

A current SV parking tag must be purchased and the tag must be hung under the rear view mirror or displayed on the driver’s side of the dash with the number facing the front.  SV parking tags can be purchased for $25. All debts must be paid before a parking tag will be issued or a space is assigned.  Please read the parking agreement and complete the attached registration form.
Note: All student drivers must have taken Alive @25 before they can receive a parking decal. SPRING VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL PARKING AGREEMENT

Any senior that will need a parking decal will be required to sign up through our lottery process.  Students will be randomly selected for parking in the Atrium Lot, as well as the Tennis Court Lot.  Forms will be sent to your school email, and may also be accessed through the school’s website.

***NO parking decals will be given out at orientation for students that will be included in the lottery.
All students who enter the lottery will be emailed the day and time to pick up their decal.

NOTE:  Any senior that would prefer to park in the Upper Lot WILL NOT need to register through the lottery, and may get their parking decal during orientation.

Additional Destinations

Student Council
School Club Information
Bus Transportation Forms
Medical Forms

School Counseling Department

Schedule Changes
Counselor Appointments
Proof of Residency

***Frequently asked questions***

What if my student  misses orientation?
Students who miss orientation can pick up a copy of their schedule in guidance Monday-Friday from 8:00-4:00 beginning August 7th.  Freshmen students will receive a copy of their schedule at Fresh Start on Friday, August 18th.  All students will receive a copy of their schedule on the first day of school.  

Will my student receive their textbook during orientation?
No. Textbooks will be distributed during the 1st week of school.

Will my student be able to receive their chromebook?
Students will receive information during the first week of school regarding chromebooks.

If I have more than one student to register, may I register them at one time?
Yes.  If you have more than one student, you may register them at the same time.

What fees can be paid online?
You can pay your student general fees, course fees, athletic participation fees, parking fees and locker fees.

If I don’t have a Parent Portal account, where do I go to set it up?
Go to and click on “Create Account.”
You will need an email address and the date of birth and Student ID number (listed on your child’s schedule) for each of your children.

Can I pay my students fees online prior to coming to orientation?
Yes.  If you would like to avoid the lines, simply print a copy of your online receipt and bring it with you to orientation.  You will need to show your receipt if your student will be getting

a locker or parking decal.