Students taking AP courses earn a .05 “add-on” factor to their GPA for each AP course completed with a grade of C or higher and completion of the AP Exam. Advanced Placement Examination: In May of 2018, 302 students took 596 exams in 23 academic areas. 86% of the AP students received a score of 3 or better on the 2018 AP exams.
College Credit Plus:
PSEO and Dual Enrollment have been combined and are now known collectively as College Credit Plus. As with PSEO and Dual Enrollment, students taking College Credit Plus courses will earn both high school and college credit. Students earning college credit plus credit, in a core course, receive a .05 “add-on” factor to their GPA.
High Honors (AP Prep) English course offered in the tenth grade with Honors courses offered in mathematics and English at all grade levels. Honors II and III courses are available in French and Spanish. Grades earned in these courses do not receive extra weighting for GPA.
Career Education Programs:
Through a contractual arrangement with two neighboring school districts, Oakwood High School provides students with a choice of 22 career programs. All are technical preparation programs which award college credit.