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Academic Planning

Our counselors are available to help students make course selections that align with their goals for after they graduate while making sure that the BVSD graduation requirements are met.  The following are great resources for academic planning at Boulder High School: 


 

Academic
programs

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Information about these programs and pathways are helpful when selecting courses to take at Boulder High.

Special
Classes

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Boulder High is a place for everyone, offering many of these special classes to meet the needs of all students. 

Classes Outside of
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Students can follow their interests and take classes outside of Boulder High to earn graduation credits and possibly college credits.


 

Academic Planning

Course Load

Minimum enrollment for freshmen and sophomores is six classes each semester. Minimum enrollment for juniors and seniors is five classes each semester. Per CHSAA rules, student athletes are required to have a minimum of five classes each semester. Part-time students are required to take a minimum of three classes per semester at Boulder High.

New Students/Transfer Students

Coursework completed outside the District will be evaluated and approved for credit and for meeting graduation requirements.  In addition, Boulder Valley requires enrollment during the two semesters immediately prior to graduation and earning at least 50 credits in Boulder Valley School District to meet district graduation requirements unless an exemption is granted by the principal.

Transfer of Student Records

As part of the registration process for new students, a Release of Records form is provided. This form is forwarded by BHS to the former school. Upon receipt of the request, high school academic and health information is exchanged. Outstanding fines will delay this process.

Withdrawal From School

When a student moves out of the district or voluntarily withdraws from school, consent from a parent or guardian must be given. The student and parent may start the process by conferring with their counselor and obtaining forms from the Registrar. Arrangements to return all books and pay fines must be made. Failure to complete this procedure will result in a delay in the transfer of a student’s records to other schools.

Section 504 of American Disabilities Act (504 Plans)

Parents of students with disabilities who require services under section 504 should contact their student’s counselor for more information.

Additional information can also be found on the BVSD Accommodations for Students Under Section 504 Website.


 

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