COUNSELORS CORNER

Welcome to the Counselors' Page at ACHS


Contact information:

ARKANSAS CITY HIGH SCHOOL

1200 West Radio Lane

Arkansas City, KS 67005

Direct Phone Line:  620-307-7110

Phone: 620-441-2010

Fax: 620-441-2021


 

Mrs. Amy Massey  Mrs. Karen Cornejo    Ms. Michala Taylor

--All Freshmen
--Sophomores (last names A-L) 

   -- Sophomores (Last names M-Z) 
 -- Juniors 
 -- Seniors 
 620-307-7110 or 620-441-2010 ext. 56011   620-307-7110 or 620-441-2010 ext. 56015   620-307-7110 or 620-441-2010 ext. 56012
amy.massey@usd470.com   karen.cornejo@usd470.com     michala.taylor@usd470.com

         

ACT / SAT  ADVANCED PLACEMENT (AP)/WEIGHTED GRADES COLLEGE VISITS
EVENT CALENDAR  FAFSA FINANCIAL AID
FORMS/HANDBOOKS LUNCH VISITS RESOURCE LINKS
SCHOLARSHIPS U.S. MILITARY  COWLEY/DUAL CREDIT
SENIORS ANNOUNCEMENTS NCAA/NAIA

 

 

Advanced Placement (AP) classes that may be offered at ACHS: All Pre-AP and AP courses will be graded on a 5.0 modified/weighted grade scale. All other courses at ACHS will remain on the 4.0 non-weighted grade scale. The AP tests are national tests given every May. These tests are optional for students enrolled in AP classes. Arkansas City School District covers the cost of the test for all students enrolled in AP classes.
Weighted Grades

  • Pre-AP Physical Science (Grade 9)
  • Pre-AP/Honors English I (Grade 9)
  • Pre-AP Biology (Grade 10)
  • Pre-AP Chemistry 2 (Grade 11)
  • Pre-AP/Honors English II (Grade 10)
  • AP English Language and Composition (Grade 11)
  • AP English Literature and Composition (Grade 12)
  • AP U.S. History (Grade 11)
  • AP Government (Grade 12)
  • AP Calculus (Grade 12)
  • AP Biology (Grade 11)
  • AP Chemistry III (Grade 12)
  • Fort Hays State University KAMS courses
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PRE-AP/AP WEIGHTED GRADING SCALE

  • A = 87-100
  • B = 77-86
  • C = 70-76
  • D = 60-69
  • F = 0-59

 

NON-WEIGHTED GRADING SCALE

  • A = 90-100
  • B = 80-89
  • C = 70-79
  • D = 60-69
  • F = 0-59