Georgetown ISD has academic course offerings to prepare you
for higher education experience and post-secondary success. Once you begin your college experience or
career, you need to feel confident that your high school preparation was more
than adequate: this is academic readiness, a crucial component for college and
Think about the following questions when creating an
academic plan that will fit your personal college and career readiness goals:
- Have you worked with your parents and counselor on your
- Are you participating in challenging and rigorous courses
and extra/co-curricular activities?
- Do you know how to calculate your GPA?
- What is your plan for completing a college entrance
2017-2018 Course Selection Materials
Is my student ready for Pre-AP/AP courses?
Pre-AP and AP courses are designed to challenge motivated students and prepare them for success in college-level course work in high school and beyond. These courses move at a faster pace, are more academically challenging, require additional outside reading, including summer reading, and require more independent learning than on-level courses. To read more about Pre-AP/AP in Georgetown ISD, please click on the links below:
Secondary Schools Schedule Change Guidelines
The course selection process starts in January and continues
through the spring semester each school year.
During this process, students and families have the opportunity to learn
about the required coursework and available electives in Georgetown ISD. Students will choose their courses for the
following school year before spring break.
Students will have the opportunity to make changes to these requests at
course verification time in April-May.
In order to prepare for the following school year, and to ensure the accuracy
of the requests, we only allow requests to be made on the course selection
worksheet and/or the course verification worksheet, and we require a parent
signature. After these processes are
complete, students may request a schedule change. Schedule change requests must be made in writing, with a
parent signature, within five (5) days of the start of class. Requests may not be approved.
Requests for schedule changes will be approved for the
1. Error in schedule (This will be confirmed by
counselor and the course verification form.
If the course verification form was not returned, this request will be
2. Student failure in prerequisite course
3. Change in program/level (athletics, band, choir,
4. Level changes as recommended by teachers and
counselor with parental knowledge and principal approval