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    Course Planning
     
    On this page, valuable information will be found to assist students and families with planning a challenging and appropriate course plan to help facilitate a student's progress toward graduation, exploration of career interests, and preparation for post-high school educational opportunities. This page will be updated with information for each academic year.
     

    General Course Selection Information

     
    High School Course Catalog & Planning Guide: This guide provides complete information regarding district graduation requirements, GPA calculations, academic policies, and course descriptions.
     
     

    Course Selection Cards - 2020-21

    The following documents are what students going in to each respective grades used when they were planning their course requests for next year. A student or parent may refer to these to see what course options a student may consider for next year. 
     
     
     
     
     

    Career  and Technical Education (CTE) Course Information

     

     

    Cosmetology Program Information: See this flyer for complete information about the application process for the Cosmetology program at the ATC. A student must turn in an application and attend one program meeting in order to be eligible for admission. See the following link for a web page with the application: https://www.dentonisd.org/page/29755

      

     

    CTE Course Sequences: This document lists all of the major career clusters and career strands covered by CTE courses. This document is helpful to see a potential sequence of CTE courses for students interested in particular career fields.
     

     

    International Baccalaureate Course Information

     

    About the IB Program

    Denton High School IB Programme Web Site

    Planning Your IB Future Worksheet

    AP/IB/Dual Credit Comparison Chart

     
     

    Special Course Forms/Applications

     

     

    Honors Program Information

    AP Program Information

    Partner PE Application

    Pre-AP Art Application

    Student Aide Application

    Off-Campus PE Program Application

     
     

    Dual Credit

     
    Dual Credit enrollment allows students the opportunity to enroll in classes counted for both high school credit and college credit. Dual Credit classes will enrich the students learning as well as prepare them for college rigor.
     
    At this time, (subject to change) classes that will be offered at DHS for Dual Credit are AP English 3, AP English 4, AP Statistics, Honors Pre-Calculus and AP Calculus.
     
    To be eligible to participate in a dual credit class, a student must have a 3.0 unweighted cumulative GPA (students can check their GPA on their Naviance account) and meet TSI testing requirements. TSI requirements will be addressed in full at the mandatory Dual Credit meeting.
     
    All students interested in participating in Dual Credit classes during the Summer of 2019 or during the 2019-2020 school year must attend a Dual Credit meeting. All details about the Dual Credit process will be discussed during the meeting. Parents are not required to attend, but they are welcome at these events. Attendance is required at one of the following dates/times:
    • Times and Dates to be determined.
     

    The following links provide information about dual credit courses at various campuses around Denton:
    North Central Texas College: http://www.nctc.edu/dual-credit/index.html

    Texas Woman's University: http://www.twu.edu/dual-credit/