Welcome to Washoe County School District Extended Studies!
Support all students in achieving academic success by offering optional means of acquiring a superior education.
All 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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Our office will be closed on June 12, 2018 for mandatory staff training.
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|
|Extended Studies Online||Select from a wide variety of part time, distance education classes that are available.|
|Grad Point||An option for middle school credit recovery|
|Homeschool Registration||An option for parents who wish to educate their children at home.|
|HS Summer Graduation||Seniors completing their graduation requirements during the summer are eligible to participate in the Summer graduation ceremony.|
|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|
Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web-Accessibility
The District prohibits bullying, cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, discrimination and/or retaliation in any of its educational programs/activities, employment, and employment opportunities. For the District's full Notice of Non-Discrimination statement as well as methods to address questions and concerns please visit our Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility page.For more information, visit the Civil Rights Compliance Department page.