Academic Intervention Support (A.I.S.) Programs

  • XL       PROGRAM EXCEL
    1 CREDIT
    Grades 10, 11

    Excel is an intensive tutorial assistance program in Math, Science, English and Social Studies for students experiencing academic difficulties or failure.  Students receive supplementary individualized instruction from a team of teachers in the content of their regularly scheduled courses and in study skills related to those content areas.  Bi-monthly group counseling sessions with the guidance counselor and Social Worker provide an opportunity for students to discuss academic and personal issues.
    PREREQUISITE:  Faculty Nomination

       

    AS09   THE ACADEMIC SUPPORT PROGRAM
    1/2 OR 1 CREDIT

    Grade 9

    Academic Support is a supplementary course given in addition to the student's regular classes in English and Social Studies, Math and Science.  The goal of the course is to provide supplementary assistance to help students be successful in their classes.  The course is designed so that students receive support in English/Social Studies one day and Math/Science the next.  Students may go every day or every other day.  The class is taught using a tutorial or small group format with individualized attention to students' academic needs.  

      

    AS10   THE ACADEMIC SUPPORT PROGRAM
    1/2 CREDIT

    AS11    Grades 10, 11

    Academic Support is a supplementary course for .5 credit (miscellaneous) given in addition to the student's regular Social Studies, Science and English classes.  The goal of the course is to provide supplementary assistance to help students be successful in their classes.  The course meets on alternate days.  The classes are taught using a tutorial or small group format with  individualized attention to students' academic needs.  The tenth and eleventh grade model includes a team of teachers from the areas of Social Studies, Science and English.  The teachers are responsible for both subject matter and reading, writing and study skills.
    PREREQUISITE:  Faculty Nomination