What are Honors courses?

Honors courses provide high school students with the opportunity to take challenging courses which can prepare them for Advanced Placement (AP) courses, college, and career readiness. Students who complete honors level courses will receive 1 or .5 quality point, depending on the year the student entered as freshman.

Prerequisites for Honors classes vary by the course. See our course listings for more information.

Benefits of Honors Courses
Designed to prepare students for future advanced courses
Increased academic rigor
May improve opportunities for college admission
Preparation for College and Career
Weighted Credit
Honors GPA Comparison Chart for Students Who Are Enrolled in the Ninth Grade in 2015-2016 and Beyond

Honors GPA Comparison Chart