VHS Registration Requirements

Athol Virtual High School
REGISTRATION PROCESS

In order to register for Virtual High School courses, students must meet eligibility criteria and agree to participation requirements below.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Student must be a junior or senior
  • Student must have serious commitment to complete the course
  • Student cannot take courses already offered at Athol High School
  • Student must have grade point average of 80 or better
  • Student cannot be in violation of the school’s attendance policy and must have a good
  • conduct record
  • The principal, the department chairperson of the requested course area, the guidance
  • chairperson and parent(s) must approve the student’s participation
  • The principal has the discretionary authority to recommend a student or conditions of
  • participation that do not meet the above criteria

PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Student must follow all Athol High School and VHS rules concerning course work, timely assignments, the no cheating rule and daily attendance.
  • All copy right laws and policies must be followed at all times
  • Student must use assigned VHS course period for VHS work only
  • Student must follow Athol High School Internet Policy

STUDENT MUST:

  • attend meeting with guidance chairperson and VHS Coordinator
  • go online to view course selections
  • select course(s) of interest, download and print prerequisites, course syllabus (if
  • available) and other pertinent information
  • obtain permission form from guidance chairperson
  • discuss course information with parents and department chair of course area
  • fill out permission form including student, parent and department chair signatures and
  • return to guidance chairperson
  • guidance chairperson will sign and obtain principal’s and supervisor’s signature
  • VHS supervisor will register student’s course
  • VHS supervisor will notify student of completed registration
  • Student will meet with VHS supervisor to complete an on-line questionnaire