Honors courses allow the student to investigate deeper in content than standard classes. The honors curriculum also allows students to demonstrate their willingness to be involved in a more rigorous course of study. Transcripts of honors students are therefore more appealing to colleges and universities.
What is an Honors Course?
An Honors class is one that has more vigor and probes deeper into the content than a regular class.
Who should take an Honors Course?
Anybody who received a 4 or 5 on the FCAT should consider taking a Honors Course
What are the benefits of taking an Honors Course?
By and far the first thing that College Admissions Directors look at is a vigor of study.
Contact your school guidance counselor for more information.
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