Course Registration


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This spring WHS is once again using electronic course registration.  By using iParent, we hope to improve our partnership with parents, reduce paper, streamline the data-entry process, and free up our counseling staff to advise parents and students.


The Course Registration Module will open on April 20th, 2016!


How will the iPass Course Registration process work?


Mar 25 - Apr 8:


  • Teachers confer with students about course selection

  • Teacher enter course recommendations into iPass

  • Parents do NOT have access to iParent course registration module during this time period

April 20-Apr 29:


  • Parents log into their iParent accounts, see teacher recommendations, and register their preferences for their students' courses and electives.

Apr 25-Apr 29:


  • Students confer with teachers if they disagree with teacher recommendation

  • Students initiate override process with department heads (if necessary)

Beginning

April 25th


  • Counselors review teacher recommendations and parent preferences, register students for classes, and then share registration lists with departments for final approval.

May 6

  • Written override requests by students to department heads due by this date
 May 11
Due May 13th

  •  Request verification forms sent home.  Students and parents will verify course requests, particularly electives, and return sheets only if there is an issue that needs to be resolved.  Verification sheets due on May 13th.

May 27th


  • Deadline for override appeal meetings.


Helpful Documents:


  • Step-by-Step Instructions:Three page document with screen shots and instructions for using the iParent course registration module.

  • 2016-2017 Program of Studies: 66-page document describing all our offered courses.  You may find it useful to print up the “Summary of Course Listings” starting on page 62.

  • List of Electives: Two page document listing available electives and indicating which require prerequisites.

  • Course Request Form: One page form to be used by students wishing to register for a course requiring a prerequisite or faculty permission in a department in which they are NOT currently enrolled.   (e.g., student is not currently taking a Fine Arts or music class, but wishes to register for AP Music Theory)

  • Override:Information about how to request an override if you and/or your child disagree with a teacher recommendation.