Aransas County Independent School District will offer students an opportunity to earn credit for graduation by taking a Credit by Exam during the following window: November 13th-15th. Tests for acceleration are given for courses in which a student has had no prior instruction. A grade of 80 must be earned to be awarded credit for the course. Acceleration tests are paid for by Aransas County ISD, but shall be reimbursed by the student if the student is absent.
Students may also register to earn credit by exam for a subject in which they have had previous instruction but did not earn the credit. A grade of 70 must be achieved in order to earn this credit. Students must pay for this exam. The examination cost is $30.00 per ½ credit.
Any student interested in participating in Credit by Exam testing must contact his/her counselor at 361-790-2220 or by appointment with the registrar. The deadline to register is October 25th, 2017.