Credit Alternatives

BYU INDEPENDENT STUDY @ COPPER HILLS

Cost (per quarter credit): $35 per quarter credit
Registration Process: Register through your counselor
Course Format: Online
Login Website: https://chcares.agilixbuzz.com
Additional Info: Credit recovery only.

Click here to see a list of courses offered.


UTAH STUDENTS CONNECT

Cost (per quarter credit): Original Credit – Free. Credit Recovery – $46.50.
Registration Process: Register through your counselor
Course Format: Online
Website: http://connect.jordandistrict.org/
Login Website: https://utahstudentsconnect.instructure.com/login/canvas
Additional Info: Original and credit recovery.

Original credit is free during the school year. Credit recovery and summer classes are $46.50 per quarter credit.

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Students must register within 10 days of the beginning of a quarter.


NORTHRIDGE LEARNING CENTER

Cost (per quarter credit): $55 per quarter credit
Registration Process: Register online through Northridge or in person at their South Jordan location.
Course Format: Paper with online component.
Website: https://northridgelearningcenter.com
Additional Info: Original and credit recovery.

Click here to see a list of courses offered.

Students have 90 days to complete a course and report to the center of their choice to take the final exam. There is a retest fee of $10.00 for students who do not pass their final exam the first time, or for those students who passed yet may want to improve their grade. Students have the option of a one-time extension of 30 days to their initial 90 day deadline. There is a $15.00 fee for this extension of time. There is no extension of time provided beyond 120 days.

Please note that for any PE class, there is a two week time frame required before a student can take the final exam.


USTAR SUMMER PROGRAM

Cost (per quarter credit): Free
Registration Process: Check online to sign up in the spring of each school year.
Course Format: Classes are held in person at various schools in Jordan School District
Website: Math: http://secondarymath.jordandistrict.org/ustar/

Science: http://secondaryscience.jordandistrict.org/ustar/

Additional Info: Original and credit recovery.

USTAR courses are opportunities for students to accelerate and, in some cases, remediate their progress in mathematics and science coursework. Some courses have limited enrollment. Parents and students are able register themselves.


VALLEY HIGH SUMMER SCHOOL

Cost (per quarter credit): $45 Registration fee plus $35 per quarter credit. Please see your school counselor if you are on a fee waiver.
Registration Process: See your counselor for referral and attend the summer school registration sessions at Valley High School.
Course Format: In Person at Valley High School
Website: http://valleyowls.org/register/SummerSchool.shtml
Additional Info: Credit recovery only.

There are 2 sessions held each summer. Each quarter class is 1 hour long. Classes are Monday – Friday for approximately 3 weeks.


STATEWIDE ONLINE EDUCATION PROGRAM (SEATS)

Cost (per quarter credit): Free
Registration Process: Enrollment is requested using the SEATS web application provided online by the Utah State Board of Education, at https:// seats.schools.utah.gov. When a request is filed, the student’s counselor and the provider are notified via email, so that they can review the request. Once a request is approved, the provider will contact the student by e-mail to explain how the student can “log in” and begin to participate.
Course Format: Online
Website: https://www.schools.utah.gov/edonline
Additional Info: Students may enroll in up to 6.0 credits of online courses. Courses taken online reduce the number of courses taken at Copper Hills High School, unless the student has a Student Education Occupation Plan (SEOP) for early graduation, which will allow the student to exceed full-time enrollment.

To view courses offered, please see the above website to browse the individual online provider course offerings.