Running Start

  • Running Start is a program where students take college level courses on a college campus to apply towards high school graduation requirements, in addition to completion of an Associates Degree or General Education Core Requirements in pursuit of a Bachelors Degree. Shadle Park High School partners with the following Running Start programs

     

     Pre-Recorded Video SPS Dual Credit Information Night for 2021-2022 school year https://youtu.be/DahCYsCeVb8

     

    After attending the Information Night, students new to Running Start are required to attend the SPHS Running Start and Expectations Meeting which will be held virtually on Wednesday, February 17th from 12:30-1:30pm.

    Slides from the Presentation

    SPHS Agreement and Signature Page

     

    Spokane Falls Community College

    • Apply online at web page below! Enrollment Verification Form starts with your HS Counselor.

    SFCC Running Start Website

    2021 Contact Information

     

    For CURRENT Running Start Students...

    Winter 2020/2021 Important Deadlines:

    January 4            Winter Quarter classes begin

    January 15           Last day to drop classes to prevent “W” being posted on transcripts

    February 22         Last day to drop classes - Last day for “W” grade

    March 25             Last day of Winter Quarter

    March 30             Winter Quarter grades available to students in their ctcLink student center (typically posted to SharePoint 2 days following)

     

    Spring 2021 Important Deadlines:

    February 16: Current students with 30+ credits

    February 18: Current students with 0-29 credits

    February 22: New student registration

    • The application deadline for Spring 2021 is March 15.
      • Spring Quarter begins April 5. Courses will once again be offered in multiple modalities, including in-person options.
        • Class formats: Both SFCC and SCC are offering three different course modalities. Students can find their course modality clearly listed under course details when enrolling for classes. Students may sign up for multiple modalities, depending on their schedule.  
          • Online: These courses meet fully online. They are typically flexible but may have structured virtual meeting times for students to interact with the professor and classmates. Students should check with their instructor to determine course meeting requirements prior to the start of the quarter.  
          • Hybrid*: These courses meet in-person 2-3 days per week and are held online the remaining days. Students are expected to be on campus during the days and times listed on the course schedule. 
          • In-Person*: These courses will meet fully in-person on campus during the days and times listed on the course schedule.   

    * Courses with an in-person component will be responsive to health guidelines and directives. They may move online if required, but plan to remain in-person as long as it is allowed.  

     

    Spokane Community College

    • Apply online at web page below! Enrollment Verification Form starts with your HS Counselor.

    SCC Running Start Website

    2021 Contact Information

     

    For CURRENT Running Start Students...

    Winter 2020/2021 Important Deadlines:

    January 4             Winter Quarter classes begin

    January 15           Last day to drop classes to prevent “W” being posted on transcripts

    February 22        Last day to drop classes - Last day for “W” grade

    March 25             Last day of Winter Quarter

    March 30             Winter Quarter grades available to students in their ctcLink student center (typically posted to SharePoint 2 days following)

     

    Spring 2021 Important Deadlines:

    February 16: Current students with 30+ credits

    February 18: Current students with 0-29 credits

    February 22: New student registration

     

    Eastern Washington University

    • Apply online at web page below! Enrollment Verification Form starts with your EWU Advisor

    EWU Running Start Website

    EWU Running Start Online Application Process

    EWU Running Start Virtual Events

     

    EWU would like to invite you to participate in our virtual event where we cover all things EWU.

    There are two dates you can attend and register for:

    Thursday, March 18th from 6-7 p.m. Or Saturday March 20th from 10-11 a.m.

    You can register here

     

    For CURRENT Running Start Students...

    EWU Winter/ Spring quarter 2021 Important Dates

    2021 Contact Information

     

    *** Disclaimer: Credits and grades earned through the Running Start Program are NOT WEIGHTED when factored into the high school GPA.