El Camino High School Class of 2018 2016-2017 Course Selection Agenda • • • • Transcript Review/GPA A-G Requirements PSAT Junior year course selection GRADUATION: 2 C’s Courses: Complete all course requirements Credits: Complete 220 credits Sample GPA’s COLLEGE Admissions (A-G) Subject Minimum requirements: Must earn C’s or higher A History/Social Science - 2 years B English - 4 years C Mathematics - 3 years (IM3) ( 4 years strongly recommended) D Lab Science - 2 years (3 years strongly recommended) E World Language (French/Spanish) - 2 years F Visual and Performing Art - 1 year G Academic Elective - 1 year Summer School • Students who need to make-up courses/credits will need to attend summer school • Your counselor will review your transcript and will let you know if you need to attend • Summer school will be held at El Camino HS. Independent Study at Arden MS. Junior Course Planner Sheet and Sample Schedule Matrix • • • • Base your course selection on your post secondary goals and college major To be on track for graduation in 2018 you must have 70 or more credits If you have less you need to meet with your counselor regarding credit recovery options Juniors can TA for one period Junior Required Coursework and Elective Course Offerings English U.S. History Science Elective Choice* Elective Choice* Elective Choice* Juniors may have up to 3 elective choices* Depends on your courses needed for graduation & college eligibility (A-G) Next level of math & world language recommended Course requests Planner • Complete your course request planner sheet (blue). • Take the top copy home to review with a parent. • Select two ALTERNATE courses as back-ups to your elective/choice courses. • Return your signed copy when your class meets to input courses into Q Student Connect Account.