Credit by Examination (with prior instruction) is an option for students who have had previous formal instruction but who have not earned credit for one or more specific courses.
2016-17 CBE registration information WITH prior instruction.pdf
SY 2016 2017 CBE Registration Form .pdf
Credit-by-Examination “with” Prior Instruction is administered for the purpose of credit recovery and designed to address the needs of the following:
- The student is enrolling in the district from a non-accredited school,
- The student has failed a subject or course, or
- The student has earned a passing grade in a subject or course but has failed to earn credit due to excessive absences.
Credit by examination “with” prior instruction requires a score of at least 70 percent on the exam to earn credit.
2016 - 2017 exam dates:
Session 1: October 10, 2016
Registration forms for the October tests must be returned to the school counselor no later than Friday, September 16, 2016.
Session 2: February 20, 2017
Registration forms for the February tests must be returned to the school counselor no later than Friday, January 17, 2017.
Session 3: June 19, 2017
Registration forms for the June tests must be returned to the school counselor no later than Friday, May 26, 2017.
Session 4: August 17, 2017 (Pending AHISD 2017-2018 calendar approval)
Registration forms for the August tests must be returned to the school counselor no later than Friday, July 21, 2017.