College Courses
College Course Information letter:




Please be advised that the link below contains a document from SJU and is a document in progress.   Your child may need to contact the University that (s)he would like to attend to verify if credit(s) are accepted.  If the University does not accept the credit, ask if you may appeal and then, the student can request a copy of the curriculum from the 6-12 WL Coordinator


CA Do not Accept List.pdf


St. John's College Registration- Fall 2013 / Spring 2014

All students currently taking College Language Courses for college credit will have the opportunity to register for three (3) college credits during the Fall semester and an additional three (3) college credits during the Spring semester.  Registration dates will be announced in class.  The fee for three (3) college credits will be $325.00.   That is, $325.00 each semester.   It is suggested that students bring their social security numbers in order to register.  Checks or Money Orders in the amount of $325.00 should be made payable to Garden City Public Schools.  As per SJU, this is a non-refundable fee.  Registration will take place during the student's regularly scheduled language class.  Please be advised that as per SJU, students may not register for the course through his/her counselor once registration has taken place.


To qualify for the program, St. John’s requires that at the time of registration in September and/or January, seniors have a minimum of an 80 percent average in the five academic subjects (English, Language, Math, Science, and Social Studies), and a combined math and critical reading SAT score of 1000 or at least a 22 or higher on the ACT. 
 


 
Please be advised that if your child is registered for the St. John's Course, he she will receive a numbered grade on his/her report card.  However, if (s)he is taking the course for College Credit, a letter grade will need to be submitted to St. John's.  St. John's will then mail an official grade report to your home with the student's letter grade for the course.   Below please find the link for the grade conversions.    

St. John's Grade Breakdown (2).pdf



REQUESTING A SJU TRANSCRIPT:

If you took the College Course for College Credit, you may request a free transcript from SJU by the following:

1.  Use the following link:

http://www.stjohns.edu/academics/academic-resources/college-advantage-program

2.  Once you open the link, scroll down.  In the middle of the page,  click on Request a Transcript .
   
3.  Be sure to complete all of the required information and to sign the form.  Mail in the form.  As per SJU, no over the phone, online, or fax requests will be accepted.   

NOTE:  As per SJU Policy, all requests must come from students, not parents/guardians.