2017-2018 Course Selection Information

Students will have an individual registration appointment with their counselor as outlined in the schedule below.  The course selection appointment with the counselor is just one piece of the registration process.  

2017-18 Academic Planning Guide

Below is a timeline of the entire 2017-2018 registration process.

Prior to January 13, 2017 

Teachers meet with students and make recommendations for 2017-2018 courses.  Please contact individual teachers with any questions or concerns regarding student course recommendations.

January 23, 2017

Course recommendations become available on Home Access Center for current students in the Class of 2018, 2019 and 2020.  Recommendations are based upon standardized test scores, first semester grades and/or teacher recommendations.

January 26, 2017

Advisement Day:  Counselors will visit all English classes to explain the registration process, which includes handing out a course selection worksheet.

January 31, February 1, and 2, 2017

Counselor Registration Appointments for the Class of 2020 (current Freshmen) during their PE class to select 2017-2018 courses.

February 6 thru 9, 2017

Counselor Registration Appointments for the Class of 2018 (current Juniors) during their English class to select 2017-2018 courses.

February 9, 2017

Class of 2021 Open House: Incoming 9th grade students and their parents/guardians will receive course recommendations and have an opportunity to learn more about curricular and co-curricular options.

February 11, 2017

Counselor Registration Appointments for the Class of 2021 (current 8th grade students) to select 2017-2018 courses.

February 13 thru 16, 2017

Counselor Registration Appointments for the Class of 2019 (current Sophomores) during their U.S. History class to select 2017-2018 courses.  

PLEASE NOTE:

Once courses have been selected, changes will only be made for the following reasons: enrollment process error, failure in a prerequisite course, successful completion of a summer school course or scheduling conflicts.

March 2017

Decisions will be made regarding what courses will be offered based on enrollment.  Some students may need to speak with their counselor to select a different course if a course has been cancelled due to under enrollment or has been closed due to over enrollment.

April/May 2017

Some students will need to speak with their counselor during this time to assist in resolving a schedule conflict.  Students may need to select a different course to resolve the conflict in their schedule.

End of May 2017

A copy of a student’s 2017-2018 courses will be mailed home.  Any questions or concerns should be communicated to your student’s counselor prior to the last day of school.          

August 2017

All students must report on Schedule Pick-Up Day (date to be determined)  to resolve any outstanding balances and to pick up their final schedule  Course changes will only be made for the following reasons: enrollment process error, failure in a prerequisite course, successful completion of summer school course or scheduling conflicts. 

Once the school year begins, a student must go through the formal drop process in order to have a class removed from their schedule.  Course drops cannot be initiated until the end of the 4th week of any given semester.   A student will not be allowed to drop a course, if, in doing so, he or she would fall below the 6 credit class minimum requirement.