High School Planning
FHS Course Handbook 2023-24 - This guide has been designed to help you and your parents plan your high school program while attending Fulton HS. It is a comprehensive guide to the curriculum available to Fulton High School Students 9-12.
Freshmen Registration Handbook 2023-24 - This guide has been designed to help you and your parents plan your high school program while attending Fulton HS. It is important that you seek the help of parents, teachers, counselors and principals in planning an educational program to fit your individual needs. Each student should strive to get the best preparation out of his or her time in high school to be successful in the world of work, technical school, or college.
Typical 4-Year Plan - This is a typical 4-year plan with all State and FHS requirements listed and the number of electives that can be scheduled.
High School Curriculum for College Planning - If you are planning on going to college, you must plan your high school experience accordingly. Included in this document is information provided by the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) with factors that influence College Admissions.
Registration Information Common terms, definitions, and general information.
Extended and Advanced Educational Opportunities for 2023-24 - This is a list of educational opportunities that are an extension of the normal FHS curriculum. Courses include; Honors, AP, Dual Credit, Dual Enrollment, Vocational, Community Involvement, Internships, On-line and Credit recovery classes.
Schedule Change Policy - Care needs to be taken on selecting classes. It is the philosophy of Fulton High School that all classes are for one (1) full school year unless stated otherwise.
Community Involvement Permission Forms 2023-24 - Request for placement and parent permission for Community Involvement. Seniors only.
WANT TO BECOME A TEACHER? Students interested in becoming educators have the opportunity to earn an Education Pathway Endorsement from Fulton High School and the State of Illinois. Some of the benefits are below.
- Completion of the pathway allows the students to earn a certificate of completion from the state of Illinois.
- Golden Apple Scholarship
- Golden Apple Scholars receive:
- Up to $23,000 in financial assistance for college, inclusive of paid Scholar Institutes
- Extensive classroom teaching experience
- Academic and social-emotional support
- Job placement assistance
- Mentoring from our award-winning teaching faculty
- Students will automatically move to Final round and be in the top 20% of the applicant pool.
- Gives them hands on experience and early on.
Please click on the title above to get a copy of an Individualized Learning Plan chart and Education Pathway Requirement Check List to see what it would take to earn this endorsement.
What is a GED? - GED stands for "General Educational Development," the GED is a test people who didn't graduate high school can take to show they have the skills and knowledge necessary to attend a school or take a job that requires a high school diploma. Click on the title "What is a GED?" for more information.