Special Programs


TOPPER SUMMIT

  • One Semester
  • 1 credit
  • EOC: NO
  • Grade 11-12

This course will focus on post-secondary education. Students will develop a post-secondary plan to prepare them for life after high school.  Students will focus on developing personal statements, submitting college and scholarship applications and financial aid. Students will be exposed to college life through college visits and virtual tours and will work towards selecting college majors and career paths. Financial literacy and college survival will be key components of this class.


PEER TUTORING

  • One Semester
  • 1 credit
  • Grade 11-12
  • Must submit application with three teacher recommendations. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, attendance rate of 90% the previous term and acceptable discipline record

Students will assist daily with special-needs students in a variety of classes. Reflective journal entry to be completed and turned into supervising teacher. Student cannot register for this course during registration. Student will list Peer Tutoring as an alternate course during registration and if selected, course listed as course to be dropped on application will be replaced with peer tutoring. 


STUDENT WORKER

  • One Semester
  • No credit
  • Grade 12
  • Principal and teacher approval required; Must submit application and have a minimum GPA of 3.0, attendance rate of 90% the previous term and acceptable discipline record; Student must be on tract to graduate

Student will be assigned to high need areas in the school to assist with office staff. Student cannot register for this course during registration. Student must list a course to drop if selected as Student Worker.


TOPPER TECH TEAM (T3)

  • One Semester
  • One credit
  • Grade 11-12
  • Must submit application and have a minimum GPA of 3.0, acceptable attendance and discipline record. Students will be interviewed by teacher before being accepted

Students will assist daily with tech team responsibilities, including, but not limited to, Chromebook issues, Canvas, Google Docs, and instructional opportunities.  Reflective journal entry to be completed and submitted to supervising teacher. Student cannot register for this course during registration. Student must list a course to drop if selected as a Topper Tech Team member.  


HILLSIDE CAFE

  • One Semester/3rd & 4th pd only
  • No credit
  • Grade 10-12
  • Must submit application and have a minimum GPA of 3.0, acceptable attendance and discipline record. Students will be interviewed by teacher before being accepted.

Students will assist daily with café responsibilities. Reflective journal entry to be completed and turned into supervising teacher. Student cannot register for this course during registration. Student must list a course to drop if selected as Café worker.