AP 204: Course Challenge

Instruction & Assessment


High school students shall have the opportunity to enroll in courses appropriate to their demonstrated knowledge, skill and learning potential.

The Superintendent supports the provision of course challenges as one important means for meeting the diverse needs of students, encouraging student ownership of learning and acknowledging the reality that students learn in a variety of settings, not necessarily limited to schools.


1. The Principal shall establish and annually communicate to the students and parents the process to challenge courses.

2. The student shall initiate the course challenge process, and shall take the responsibility for providing evidence of readiness to challenge a course.



Date Approved: September 10, 2019

Education Act: 52, 53, 197, 222
Guide to Education ECS to G. 12 

Reviewed or Revised:
Executive: January, 2021

References shall be updated as required and do not require additional approval