What is Night Academy?
It is a program that gives students an opportunity to retrieve high school credit for classes they have FAILED during the school year.
Who attends Night Academy?
Any high school student who needs to retrieve credit to ensure timely graduation from high school is encouraged to consider this option.
What are the benefits of attending Night Academy??
Night Academy assists students in meeting the Issaquah School District standards. Students are able to retrieve credit lost during the regular school year and therefore, students who pass Night Academy classes put themselves in a better position to graduate with their class.
Where are Night Academy courses held?
Tiger Mountain Community High School, 355 S.E. Evans Street, Issaquah
What courses are available for this fall 2013 session?
- English 9
- English 10
- English 11
- European Studies
- U.S. History
- World Studies
When are Night Academy courses held?
Each class is fourteen (14) sessions, 2 hours each session, and earns .5 credit retrieval per course.
All courses will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. on the following dates in 2013: October 22, 24, and 29. November 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, and 26. December 3, 5, 10, and 12, 2013.
What are the attendance requirements?
Consistent attendance is required. Students are allowed only one (1) absence per course.
What is the grading system for Night Academy?
Night Academy uses a pass/fail system of grading. Each .5 credit is awarded pending successful completion of all course work and no more than one (1) absence per course.
What is the cost per course?
Each .5 credit course is $200.00.
How do I enroll in Night Academy?
- To register: Students or their parents may pick up registration information in their school's counseling office. Information and forms are also available on the District website. All registration forms require a signature by a counselor in order to enroll.
- Questions: Direct general questions about Night Academy to Tiger Mountain secretary/registrar Amy Wiggins at 425-837-6210.
- Scholarships: There are a limited number of partial scholarships available for Night Academy. Please contact Amy Wiggins directly for forms.