Before a student can determine course selection for the subsequent school year, he/she needs to understand the details of his/her Personal Graduation Plan (PGP). A short video explaining the PGP can help students grasp his/her future courses.
Scheduling courses for the 2017-18 school year for freshmen, sophomores & juniors will be conducted primarily online. Before a student begins the process, he/she should watch an overview video that explains The Foundation Plan, Course Selection & Scheduling for 2017-18.
CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE THE ONLINE SCHEDULING FORM FOR 2017-18
DUE DATE: FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017
High school graduation is based on House Bill 5, which allows for a more individual path through high school to create students who are college & career ready. Please visit our HB5 Graduation Plan section of the website for more information.
A list of courses offered at CSA next year can be found here: Courses Offered at CSA 2017-18
Description of Electives offered at CSA next year can be found here: Elective Descriptions 2017-18
According to subject & coherent sequences, a list of typical tracks offered at CSA can be found here: Typical Tracks of Courses at CSA 2017-18
A list of available methods to take courses outside of CSA can be found here: Courses Other Than CSA Overview
Students interested in enrolling in AP courses should look at the CSA AP PreRequisites
To determine if a student is eligible to take the HB5 College Preparatory course in English or Math, he/she can look at: CSA HB5 ELA College Prep Course Offering Determination Chart 2017-18 or CSA HB5 Math College Prep Course Offering Determination Chart 2017-18.
Students may need help determining his/her college & career goals. CSA helps develop graduation plans with current 8th graders, who took the ONET Interest Profiler to find out where his/her interests were to help determine his/her personal graduation plan.
Achieve Texas is a great website where students can explore all 16 career clusters, along with associated programs of study. Here is a short description of the various programs of study: Brief Descriptions of Programs of Study. For just a list: Programs of Study Master List.
The state also provides plenty of information about HB5, explaining the details of graduation including endorsements, distinguished level of achievement & performance acknowledgements.