2017-2018 Course Selection Is Here!

2017-2018 Course Selection Is Here!


Weeks of February 6th through 20th

All 8th-11th grade students will update their "Academic Planning Guide."  Academic planning guides will be collected by Guidance staff so they can be utilized during individual conferences with students during the week of March 6th's course selection process.

Wednesday, February 22nd

  • AP Night:  7 p.m.
  • Parent Course Selection:  Parents can stop in room A1 with their child between 7 and 8:30 p.m. to meet with counselors and select their child’s courses for next school year.

    February 23rd

    Study Hall meetings will be held for all student-athletes regarding NCAA realities & requirements for academic eligibility.

    February 24th

    All 8th through 11th grade students will visit our “Elective Fair” during the school day.  This event highlights all of our elective courses and summer offerings such as:

  • Gloucester City Police Department “Junior Police Academy”
  • Cooper Health Network Student Volunteer Program
  • AP Boot Camp
  • New Jersey Boys State at Rider University
  • New Jersey Girls State at Georgian Court University

  February 27th

Administration and our Guidance Department will present to all students in grades 8 through 11 regarding academic offerings, graduation requirements, college admissions requirements, etc.  All students will be provided with a 2017-2018 Course Selection Book to take home and share with their parents.

February 28th

Mrs. Bobo will meet with Juniors interested in completing Rowan College at Gloucester County coursework for 17-18.  Once again next year, a bus from GHS will be provided for students to take courses on Rowan College’s campus multiple days throughout the week.  The bus leaves GHS at 11:45 and returns prior to the start of 8th period.  Seniors achieve both high school and college credits for this coursework.  Gloucester City School District will continue to pay the tuition of courses for interested students.

Week of March 6th

All 8th through 11th grade students will report to the auditorium during their Physical Education or Health classes.  They will meet individually with their guidance counselor to select next year's classes. 

Week of March 13th

A copy of selected courses for each student will be mailed home to parents.