The registration process at SES is similar to what occurs across District 196 for high school students. The primary differences are related to the clustering/naming of the Thematic Studies courses, registration for Intensive Theme courses, and the opportunity to take home high schools courses in conjunction with SES courses.
Registration for SES Courses
General information about SES course options, graduation requirements, and course descriptions are available on the pages under Explore SES titled: House Courses, Non-House Courses, and Intensive Theme Courses. Please explore these pages and watch the 4 min Academic Plan Video prior to completing the online registration process.
Registering for NON-SES courses (home high school courses)
There are certain courses that can NOT be taken at a student's home high school when enrolled at SES. These courses include English, social studies, art, physical education and health courses, as all are offered at SES. Additionally, students can NOT take math or science courses at their home high school, unless there is a schedule conflict.
Courses that CAN be taken at a student's home high school include, Business, FACS, Technology, Dance, Band, Choir, World Language (other than Spanish 3, 4, or 5) and Career Development, as these are NOT offered at SES.
If a student chooses to take an elective course at their home high school, registration for the home high school course ONLY, will need to be done through the home high school during the online registration process. This course will also need to be indicated on the paper registration worksheet (see links above) which are distributed and collected during the registration process by SES.
- Students will not have access to register for courses at their home high school through Academic Planner. THIS DOES NOT MEAN YOU CANNOT TAKE COURSES AT YOUR HOME HIGH SCHOOL!
- SES uses a Google Form where students indicate which home high school course(s) they are interested in taking. Access to this form will be pushed out to students via Schoology as registration time.
- If you are open enrolled, the school office will assist you in accessing this information.
Final Steps for the registration process
Once you have determined the courses you would like to take, register online through Campus. Use the Online Course Registration Instructions or watch the Academic Plan video to help navigate the process. A list SES Course Numbers may be found here. If you are an incoming junior you will need to print out confirmation of the online registration.
Please note: After registration is complete, ALL schedule change requests for both SES courses AND home high school courses must be made through SES.