ADVANCED OPPORTUNITIES

Advanced Opportunities allow for students to individualize their high school learning plan to get a jump start on their future. These options include:
*Dual credit
*Technical Competency Credit
*Advanced Placement
*International Baccalaureate programs. 

Butte County Middle/Senior High School offers Advanced Opportunities through dual credit courses (high school/college credit) either taught online or by high school staff. Advance Placement courses, as well as Technical Competency credit courses are available online, as well. 

Please navigate to: Course Offerings on the left of this screen for Butte County Middle/High School course information. 

IDAHO'S FAST FORWARD PROGRAM:

The Fast Forward program provides every student attending an Idaho public school an allocation of $4,125.00 to use towards Advanced Opportunities in grades 7-12. The program was expanded by the Legislature in 2016 through the passing of House Bill 458. The fund can be used for:

  • Overload Courses - For students with a full schedule during the school day/year and who choose to take extra courses outside of the regular school day. 
  • Dual Credits - Courses taken for both college and high school credit.
  • Exams (AP, CLEP, IB)
  • Workforce Training (CTE)

**Scholarships and other opportunities are, also, available through Idaho Advanced Opportunities.

For questions regarding Advanced Opportunities, please see the Idaho State Department of Education website noted below and/or the attached file listed at the bottom of this page regarding dual credit. Also, if you would like to speak to someone directly, please contact the Butte County Middle/High School counseling office at (208) 690-3407.

Idaho State Department of Education Advanced Opportunity Webpage:https://www.sde.idaho.gov/student-engagement/advanced-ops/

Accredited Idaho Colleges and High Schools:  http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/idaho/
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Jaci Hill,
Feb 19, 2018, 12:57 PM
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