Now Turlock High School and Pitman High School students can build up their college transcripts for free!
The Turlock Unified School District has announced it will begin offering free college-level courses by California State University, Stanislaus professors for college credit beginning next semester at both Turlock High School and Pitman High School.
The proposed list of classes will be held early in the morning during “A” period and include Contemporary Moral Issues (PHIL 2400), Searching for America Intro to Ethnic Studies ETHS 2050), Intro to Archaeology (ANTH 2090), and Intro to Cultural Anthropology (ANTH 2060).
One of the four listed classes will be selected for Pitman High and two for Turlock High, based on student interest.
Class sizes will be limited to 25 students per class and both THS and PHS seniors will be given preference in class seats. Juniors will be given spots if any are left.
All instructional material is free of charge, however students will need access to internet and technology. The classes are scheduled to begin Jan. 27, 2015 and conclude May 15, 2015.
To be eligible for the classes students must have a 3.0 GPA in A-G coursework, on track for graduation, passed the CAHSEE, and Principal or Counselor recommendation.
For more information see your counselor at school, contact the TUSD Office of Educational Services at 634-0843 or contact Assistant Superintendent of Ed Services Dana Trevethan at Dtrevethan@turlock.k12.ca.us.