Capstone Timeline

    Please be aware that approval of any component submitted post-deadline will require an in-person meeting with the Capstone Committee. Late submissions will be considered on a case-by-case basis. 


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    Completed During Semester 1


    1 – Capstone Kick-off                                        10/11/17

    2 – Advisory Brainstorming Sessions                 Weekly During Semester 1

          Selecting a Project

          Ideas to Kickstart Your Thinking

          Prohibited Activities

          Career Exploration Project Examples

          Community Service Project Examples

          Self-Development Project Examples




    Phase 1

    Completed no later than 2/2/18


    1 – Website Creation - URL Submitted to Ms. Draisey via email

    2 – Begin blogging about the Capstone process





    Phase 2

    Completed no later than 3/2/18


    Projects will be submitted to the Capstone Commitee for final approval when:


    •  Website is up-to-date and meets all guidelines



    •  Mentor has been chosen           
    •  Click on this link for a list of community members who have already committed to serving as Capstone Mentors. Feel free to contact one of these people or to find your own mentor.


    •  All applicable paperwork has been turned in to the main office 

                      LCPS Capstone Experience Agreement

                      International Travel Acknowledgement




    Phase 3

    Completed no later than 4/13/18



    1 – Multimedia Research Project uploaded to Website





    Beginning 4/16/17, the Capstone Committee will review your project and you will receive permission to begin Phase 4 provided there is satisfactory completion of all components leading up to the fieldwork.



    Phase 4

    5/21/18 – 6/11/18


    1 – 60 hours of Fieldwork and Daily Blog Posts 

          30 hours of fieldwork for Monroe/AET/AOS students

    2 – Video Portfolio Uploaded to Website

    3 – MANDATORY Capstone Presentations (6/11/18)