Welcome to Washoe County School District Extended Studies!
MissionSupport all students in achieving academic success by offering optional means of acquiring a superior education.
EligibilityAll courses offered by Extended Studies are only available to students currently enrolled full time in a Washoe County School District school.
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Quick Links to Courses and Services Offered
|Community Service||Students may earn a ½ elective credit by submitting evidence of 60 hours of community service|
|Credit by Exam (CBE)||Credit by Exam gives WCSD high school students the opportunity to demonstrate proficiency in a particular subject. Subject categories include classes in Math, Social Studies, Science, Computer Literacy, and World Languages|
|Grad Boost Online||Grad Boost Online classes will focus on EOC remediation to Level 1 students to ensure they have the best opportunity to pass EOC exams|
|Grad Point||An option for middle school credit recovery|
|Homeschool Registration||An option for parents who wish to educate their children at home.|
|Job Experience & Training||Students 16 years of age and older and who are receiving a paycheck from their employer may earn ½ elective credit by participating in Job Experience & Training. Students must submit paycheck stubs totaling 60 hours and a resume within the semester|
|Physical Education (PE)||Students may earn a ½ PE credit per semester by taking group classes at an approved fitness facility. Students must participate in 60 hours of scheduled group classes taught by a certified instructor (video classes are not accepted) within the semester to earn credit. Students must complete a final project at the conclusion of the semester|
|Supervised Curriculum Physical Education (SCPE)||Students may earn a ½ PE credit per semester by participating in an approved pre-professional/ competitive sport|
|Travel Study||Students may earn a ½ elective credit by submitting evidence of 60 hours of educational travel|
|HS Summer Graduation||Seniors completing their graduation requirements during the summer are eligible to participate in the Summer graduation ceremony.|
Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web-Accessibility
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