January - Information Gathering
Students should carefully review the Curriculum and Graduation Requirements webpage and become familiar with the courses, policies, and procedures regarding course selection. Particular attention should be paid to graduation requirements, electives, endorsements, course offerings, course descriptions and policies regarding AP and AC classes. Additionally if students are considering applying for placement into AP and AC classes, they should seek out information related to their abilities and to the expectations of these classes from their current teachers, counselors, and department chairs.
January - Counseling Period Sessions
During January, students will meet with their Academic & Personal counselors during regularly scheduled Counseling Periods. At the beginning of the month, counselors will review our graduation requirements and discuss potential course options. Students will receive a hard copy of the grade-level specific course selection worksheets below. Once courses have been filled in on the worksheet with the help of counselors, students should review their selections with their parents and counselors.
Class of 2023 Worksheet - available here
Class of 2022 Worksheet - available here
Class of 2021 Worksheet - available here
January - Parent Overview Videos
Mr. Norkus, the Assistant Principal for Academics, has created the following videos to provide parents with information regarding the course selection process and available courses for their son.
Class of 2023: available here
Class of 2022: available here
Class of 2021: available here
January 31 - Course Selection Entry Deadline
Students will enter course selections under the 'Registration' in Online Grade Access with the help of counselors during the month of January. Parents are encouraged to review the entries with their sons. Students will turn in a hard copy of their course selection worksheet to their counselor.
Final decisions for AC and AP placement will made in April, and students will be sent their course listings for the 2020-2021 school year in late April. More information on AC and AP placement can be found on our Curriculum and Graduation Requirements webpage.