Strawberry Crest High School
Graduation requirements change periodically. It is the student's responsiblity to be familiar with their requirements and stay on track.
Currently, Hillsborough County Public Schools is in the middle of a shift in graduation requiremets, which results in many grade levels having different graduation requirements this year. Please note that the core requirements have not changed, but new benchmarks and new requirements have been added.
COURSES OF STUDY:
CAREER PREPARATORY: This course of study includes one of the following career/technical education programs and prepares the student to attend a community college or an adult technical center: Agriscience, Business echnology, Health Science, Family and Consumer Sciences, Industrial Education, Marketing and Diversified Education, Public Service, or Technology Education. Students attempting to earn a Gold Seal Vocational scholarship are encouraged to contact a counselor for additional information.
COLLEGE PREPARATORY/CAREER PREPARATORY: This course of study is designed to prepare students for a 4-year college or university through a combination of academic and career/technical courses. To enter a Florida university, the student must fulfill the requirements of courses identified by the Florida State University System. In addition, the student is expected to take the CPT, SAT, or ACT prior to graduation and score at or above the established statewide passing score in each test area. As a student nears graduation, he/she may opt to complete either the College Prep or Career Prep option instead of the combination.
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE: This course of study is similar to the Advanced College Prep option, but also meets standards set forth by the International Bacalaureate Organization (IBO). For more information, please visit the IB section of SCHS's website.
for Hillsborough County Public Schools
STAY ON TRACK! In between meetings with your counselor, you can log on anytime to FACTS.org or take a look at your CHOICES planner to see all your current credits. Don't remember your login information? See Mr. Delgado in the Success Lab.
FLORIDA VIRTUAL SCHOOL
FLVS can be a good option to get ahead on some of your graduation requirements. Please see a counselor before signing up.
Visit www.flvs.net for more information.
The Extended Learning Program (ELP) is also available from 3:10 PM to 4:10 PM Monday through Thursday.
2012-2013 ELP Schedule
It's important to stay up to date on your GPA. Check out this explanation for all the different GPAs you see on your report card. Remember, bonus points are added to your GPA for Honors, AP and IB courses. GPAs are on a 4.0 scale.
All of this information
is also available in the Senior Handbook!
Information on college prep courses: