Ahoa - Alma Heights Orientation Assessment

47 Questions | Total Attempts: 27

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You may take this as many times as you need to pass. Please note: Passing is 90% or better.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Every AHCA employee is assigned an email that is
    • A. 
    • B. 

      Lastname + first initial @almaheights.org

    • C. 

      First name + middle initial + lastname @almaheights.org

    • D. 

      First initial + lastname @almaheights.edu

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    I do not need to reinforce school rules with students on campus if I am off duty.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 3. 
    Mrs. Ploy Fong
    • A. 

      Is the High School counselor

    • B. 

      Is the School Bookkeeper

    • C. 

      Is the Athletic Director

    • D. 

      Is the School Registrar and Executive Assistant to the High School Principal

  • 4. 
    Before placing an order for instructional supplies I should get approval from
    • A. 

      My site principal

    • B. 

      The business office

    • C. 

      The students

    • D. 

      President Obama

  • 5. 
    After receiving approval to make school purchases, what options are available for payment? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Pay on my personal card and get reimbursed later.

    • B. 

      Pay with the school credit card.

    • C. 

      Request a check from the Business Office to be sent to the vendor.

    • D. 

      Open up a personal account with the business and have the school billed.

  • 6. 
    The Business Office cannot reimburse you unless___________________ (pick two)
    • A. 

      You are below current poverty levels

    • B. 

      You show a receipt or proof of purchase

    • C. 

      You can successfully demonstrate 25 jumping jacks

    • D. 

      You have prior approval to make the purchase

  • 7. 
    The most reliable calendar for school events is
    • A. 

      The one mailed to all the parents in the July mailing

    • B. 

      The online calendar displayed on our school website

    • C. 

      The one in your lesson plan book

    • D. 

      The marked up one you received during orientation

  • 8. 
    The name of our new school Bookkeeper and Director of Human Resources & Development
    • A. 

      Jeannie Tomei

    • B. 

      Stacey Ling

    • C. 

      Tracy Lingua

    • D. 

      Jill Travis

  • 9. 
    The first person to ask about a PowerSchool/Gradebook issue should be
    • A. 

      A parent in the parking lot

    • B. 

      A fellow teacher

    • C. 

      A prison inmate

  • 10. 
    Additional ways to find answers to PowerSchool/Gradebook include - (pick three)
    • A. 

      Keep doing the same thing repeatedly until you are completely frustrated

    • B. 

      Check power source connectivity

    • C. 

      Utilize online PowerSchool tutorials

    • D. 

      Call Ploy Fong

    • E. 

      Go for a brisk walk on the beach

  • 11. 
    Our IT assistants are available to help you with
    • A. 

      Fixing a donated printer for your room

    • B. 

      School owned hardware and school owned software

    • C. 

      Personal laptops

    • D. 

      Personal software

  • 12. 
    One way to help maintain a professional atmosphere in our front offices is by
    • A. 

      Sending students to the office to arrange their social calendar

    • B. 

      Repeatedly requesting photocopies because you did not plan ahead

    • C. 

      Asking if the person waiting has been helped and assist them if you can

    • D. 

      Hovering around the office to discuss the behavior of students

    • E. 

      Using the front office to store your mail and supplies

  • 13. 
    The only time I should call parents is for disciplinary reasons.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 14. 
    The best rules and policies left unenforced can do more damage than good.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 15. 
    Three benefits from attending school chapels include:
    • A. 

      Keeping in touch with the spiritual momentum on campus.

    • B. 

      "Righteousness" points in heaven.

    • C. 

      Correcting papers during the message

    • D. 

      Being a role model of a fellow worshiper and follower of Christ.

    • E. 

      Hearing announcements that are relevant to the day/week

  • 16. 
    If a student in your class is not on the official roster:
    • A. 

      I should simply add the student

    • B. 

      I should note them as "present" and verify my class roster with the School Registrar at the earliest convenience

    • C. 

      I should ask the student to sit in the corner

    • D. 

      I should send the student to lunch detention

  • 17. 
    School-run Fire Drills are mandated by the State of California at least once per quarter.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 18. 
    Everyone employed at Alma Heights must know where to find - (pick three)
    • A. 

      A First Aid Kit

    • B. 

      The Kleenex

    • C. 

      The natural gas shut-off valve and the main power shut-down

    • D. 

      A gopher trap

    • E. 

      All three "Front Offices"

  • 19. 
    School Fire Drill protocols include some of the following- (pick three)
    • A. 

      Close windows, doors and turn off lights as you exit the room

    • B. 

      If you are not with a class just stay where you are

    • C. 

      Take the Red-Backpack where applicable

    • D. 

      Direct your class to run as quickly as possible to the designated areas

    • E. 

      Take your class roster in order to take roll once you have reached the assembly area

  • 20. 
    Wednesday afternoons after school should be reserved for -
    • A. 

      Faculty Meetings or Department Meetings

    • B. 

      Doctor and Dental appointments

  • 21. 
    Always assume there will be Wednesday Meetings unless - (pick two)
    • A. 

      Starbucks is calling...

    • B. 

      You are a coach this season and you are leading a practice or have a game scheduled

    • C. 

      You had a tough day

    • D. 

      Your site principal/office has notified you otherwise

  • 22. 
    TWO good ways to demonstrate that I highly value my instructional time include:
    • A. 

      Staying long after school correcting every paper

    • B. 

      Clearly communicating the learning objective for the class

    • C. 

      Teaching the lesson all the way through without pause

    • D. 

      Having an amazing grading scale point system

    • E. 

      Starting on time with an activity relevant to the objective

  • 23. 
    Three ways our classrooms should reflect good stewardship principles.
    • A. 

      Let the students know that you and/or the janitors will clean up behind them at all times.

    • B. 

      Train students in a "clean-as-you-go" mentality

    • C. 

      Allow students to eat and drink in class.

    • D. 

      Turn off all lights, appliances and heaters upon exiting the room.

    • E. 

      Develop a "class is neater when I leave than when I enter" mentality.

  • 24. 
    Alma Heights Christian Academy is a fully accredited K-12 school by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges)
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 25. 
    Alma Heights is due for our mid-term accreditation visit with WASC in SPRING 2010.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 26. 
    These FOUR forms are available online and should be completed online whenever possible:
    • A. 

      Leave Request Form

    • B. 

      HS Field Trip Request Form

    • C. 

      IT Fix-it

    • D. 

      Hot Lunch Order

    • E. 

      Work Request

  • 27. 
    Leave Request Forms DO NOT need to be completed
    • A. 

      For all planned or unplanned absences

    • B. 

      For requesting all Personal Days

    • C. 

      For all Sick Days (before or after the fact)

    • D. 

      For all Professional Days

    • E. 

      Every time I leave campus

  • 28. 
    Movies shown in Grades K-8 should have a G rating.
    • A. 

      ALWAYS TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

    • C. 

      TRUE with exceptions made in rare instances

  • 29. 
    • A. 

      Students have seen all these movies and very little educational value is contained in most of the selections

    • B. 

      Parents would rather see their tuition money go toward more educationally relevant and creative activities

    • C. 

      Multi-media is the devil's playground and we distance ourselves from all forms of multi-media

    • D. 

      If the students have in some way earned the Just-for-Fun time, using great discretion, a movie is one option to consider

    • E. 

      We do not care about violating any copyright issues and freely show movies at our leisure in order to bribe our students to behave well

  • 30. 
    When something needs to be repaired immediately due to its potential to cause a serious accident I should NOT
    • A. 

      Notify maintenance as quickly and directly as possible

    • B. 

      Place a barrier in front of the danger zone if possible

    • C. 

      Complete a Work Request online even IF I have told maintenance about the issue

    • D. 

      Practice my repairing skills and show my students how to remedy the situation

  • 31. 
    All full time faculty are required to participate in faculty Prayer Huddles each morning
    • A. 

      From 7:45-7:58

    • B. 

      From 7:45-8:15

    • C. 

      From 7:55-8:05

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 32. 
    All Full-time faculty and teachers that teach 1st period classes are required to participate in the Combined Prayer Huddle
    • A. 

      Every Tuesday morning at 7:45 in Stetson

    • B. 

      Three days each week

    • C. 

      Every Thursday morning 7:35-7:55 at the LIBRARY

    • D. 

      At least five times over the year

  • 33. 
    Teachers (K-8) are to be present in class and prepared to supervise students by 8:00 each morning.Tardy bell is @ 8:15.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 34. 
    Check ALL (3) that apply:Students K-8 must have written permission on file from their parent/legal guardian in order to
    • A. 

      Cross Linda Mar Blvd

    • B. 

      Watch an educational dvd

    • C. 

      To walk or ride a bike home

    • D. 

      To catch a bus home

  • 35. 
    Students are permitted to have cell phones on campus and may use them-Select the TWO TRUE statements
    • A. 

      Anytime during class

    • B. 

      Outside class during school hours

    • C. 

      Under the direction and presence of a staff member

    • D. 

      After school is dismissed

  • 36. 
    Student cell phones are to be stored out of sight and turned to "silent/off" when school is in session.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 37. 
    Alma Heights Christian Academy, originally a boarding school, was founded in ___________
    • A. 

      The 1940's

    • B. 

      The 1950's

    • C. 

      The 1960's

    • D. 

      The 1970's

  • 38. 
    Check TWO false statements to complete this sentence: The wooded area above the Seville campus
    • A. 

      Is off limits to all staff

    • B. 

      Is available for class outings and nature walks

    • C. 

      Contains a small amphitheater which is open to teachers and classes

    • D. 

      Is a haven for Poison Oak so please stay on the main trails

    • E. 

      Is where the founders still eek out an existence living in covered wagons

  • 39. 
    AHCA hosts a Fall and Spring Flea Market.  In exchange for our staff working these two Saturdays....
    • A. 

      AHCA provides a 3 day cruise to Alaska

    • B. 

      AHCA closes school the following Monday after each Flea Market

    • C. 

      AHCA provides a gift card to Barnes & Noble

    • D. 

      AHCA provides a week of free lunches from the school kitchen

  • 40. 
    When releasing your students to go to another class/elective
    • A. 

      It is the duty of the elective teacher to look for the students

    • B. 

      It is the responsibility of the releasing teacher to see that the students are released to the next teacher

    • C. 

      Students may proceed to their next class without assistance

    • D. 

      Students in a scatter formation run to the next class as quickly as possible

    • E. 

      Students should send a mass text to all their friends as they stroll to the next class

  • 41. 
    All faculty are encouraged to attend this year's ACSI Convention but may opt out if you have taught here for 5+ years.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 42. 
    If I am going to be absent from school due to illness, the first thing I should do is
    • A. 

      Hope someone misses me and covers my class

    • B. 

      Wait until 15 minutes before my class to notify someone

    • C. 

      Notify my site principal by phone as soon as possible

    • D. 

      Complete a Leave Request Form online

  • 43. 
    Personally arranging for a sub to cover your class is okay to do and sometimes the best thing to do, however please be mindful thatCheck ONE that is not true
    • A. 

      This should be the exception and not the rule

    • B. 

      In the case of a paid sub, someone in authority must be notified

    • C. 

      A Leave Request Form should always be completed as a record of your absence

    • D. 

      Parents and students typically do not care if the regular teacher is hardly present

  • 44. 
    One of the most effective ways to promote our school -
    • A. 

      Attending all Bake Sales

    • B. 

      Spending money on advertisements

    • C. 

      Being a great teacher and role model to your students and families

    • D. 

      Putting stickers on all corrected student work

  • 45. 
    Preventative measures you can take to avoid getting the flu include
    • A. 

      Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.

    • B. 

      Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze.

    • C. 

      Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.

    • D. 

      Keep kids with fevers at home

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 46. 
    THREE effective ways to grow as a professional educator
    • A. 

      Close your door when you arrive and when you leave and get the job done

    • B. 

      Be a life-long learner and absorb research based material that focus on pedagogy

    • C. 

      Continually adapt your approach and methodology to match the learners

    • D. 

      Teach your first year over and over without alteration

    • E. 

      Come alongside a fellow teacher for advice, observation and feedback

  • 47. 
    The three Latin words FIDES - SCIENTIA - VIRTUS on our school crest mean - (IN ORDER LISTED)
    • A. 

      VIRTUE-SCIENCE-LOYALTY

    • B. 

      STRENGTH-VIRTUE-WISDOM

    • C. 

      FAITH-KNOWLEDGE-VIRTUE

    • D. 

      FRIENDSHIP-SCIENCE-SERVICE