• COURSE SYLLABUS: CRIMINAL JUSTICE 4 

     

    Welcome to Criminal Justice 4.  I am looking forward to your return for a great year and we can all make this an excellent academic and learning experience.  

     

    CLASS EXPECTATIONS: 

     

    MASK WILL BE REQUIRED IN CLASS DUE TO THE INABILITY TO SOCIAL DISTANCE IN THE CLASSROOM. 

     

    We will also be sanitizing hands and wiping down desk. 

     

    Forest High School rules and regulations apply in classroom. 

     

    Course Description: This course is designed for the student to demonstrate skills in the Criminal Justice setting; complete appropriate shadowing experiences under the supervision of a duly licensed/certified Criminal Justice worker. Exhibit behavior consistent with the professional ethics required of each of the Criminal Justice areas being studied. 

     

    JOB SHADOWING is offered with the Marion County Sheriff's Office, Ocala Police Department, Ocala Fire and Rescue, and other sites are pending.  

     

    Tardies: You are considered tardy if you are not in your seat when the second bell rings. 

     

    Restroom: Please use the restroom before and after class, we will handle emergencies accordingly. You will be given 3 restroom passes per 9 weeks. Please refrain from asking to go to the restroom during lectures and presentations. 

     

    Late AssignmentsWill not be accepted unless you have an excused absence or prior arrangements with the teacher. If you are going to be absent the date a project is due; projects should be turned in prior to your absence.  

     

    Make up Work: Missed work should be made up within the week of the absence.  Students are allowed 5 school days from an excused absence to make up missed work. Make up work is the student’s responsibility. 

     

    Electronic Devices: Are prohibited in class unless otherwise specified. 

     

    Grading System: 

    Classwork/Quizzes/Participation 40% 

    Test/Projects60% 

     

    Grading Scale: 

    90 – 100A 

    80 – 89B 

    70 – 79C 

    60 -69 D 

    59- 0 F 

     

    Materials Needed: 

    Pencils & Pens 

    Poster board for class projects 

     ObjectiveTo prepare students to become college ready and or work force ready by completing 3 years of course work in Criminal Justice. Completion of 3 years allows students to receive the Gold Seal for completion and become eligible to receive college credit.  

     

    Contact Information: the best way to contact me is through e-mail: Lillie.Smith @