2019-20 GHS Course Registration Guide
The 2019-20 Course Description Guide is a resource for students to plan their four year course of study at Grinnell High School. A detailed explanation of graduation requirements, scope & sequence, and pre-requisites are provided within this document.
Freshmen, Sophomores, & Juniors typically go through the registration process for the following year in the spring and do so with the assistance of their school counselors. For more information about the registration process, please feel free to view the Registration Presentation or contact the High School Counseling Office.
The Counselors also host an 8th grade Parent/Student Course Registration meeting each year - Powerpoint for 8th grade students/parents - Counselors also go to the Middle School to meet with 8th graders in small groups to take them through the registration process.
To Register for your 2019-20 courses, please go to your Infinite Campus Portal and log on.
In the upper left hand corner under your name, see the box entitled, COURSE REGISTRATION 19-20 and click on it:
On the left-hand side, you will see some courses already listed under REQUIRED COURSES, REQUESTED COURSES, and ALTERNATE COURSES.
Required courses (except Math courses) have already been pre-loaded for you.
To view all the courses offered, click on COURSE SEARCH and then click GO:
This will bring up all of the courses offered in 2019-20. If you want to search for a course specifically, you need to search by COURSE NUMBER and the full list of course numbers are available here.
Select the course from the list provided to see the Grade Level, Credit, and Prerequisite information for each course. If this is a class you are interested in taking, you need to select the REQUEST THIS COURSE button at the bottom of the page. For every course (section) over 18 courses, you'll need to select REQUEST AS AN ALTERNATE. You SHOULD select ALTERNATE COURSES as typically, you may not get all of the electives you choose due to scheduling conflicts.