High School Credit for Forsyth County Students

In Forsyth county, the awarded one (1) full high school credit is an elective credit, can be used towards the 3 units of CTAE/Modern Language/Latin/Fine Arts requirement or 4 units of Elective requirement for high school graduation. In addition to this credit, students need to study another world language for a minimum of two subsequent years to get themselves graduated from high school. (Although it is recommended to take continuous 3 years of another world language such as Spanish, offered at student’s HS).

Forsyth county schools will issue a “Pass/Fail” in the Transcript for Tamil as per the policy on each off campus course.  Course number for Tamil : 50285y FL  Course name: Tamil

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Who is eligible to get the High School Credit from Forsyth county School System?:

All the HS students from Forsyth county school system who graduated from ATS are eligible to receive the High School Credit.


How to earn the Credit from Forsyth County School System?:

We have streamlined the process of getting credit at respective high school in Forsyth County. It is a five steps process:

  • Upon graduating from ATS, ATS Counselor will send the Application for High school credit from Forsyth county (a Google form) to all the students which need to be filled by the students.
  • The student will fill the form with all information about him/her such as Full name, Student Number, HS counselor contact info etc.
  • Once the student finished submitting the form, he/she also needs to send scanned copies of ATS Transcript and ATS Diploma to ATS counselor via email.
  • ATS counselor would process all provided information, validate and would work with Forsyth County central administrator for World languages.
  • Forsyth County school system would then take the average marks for 4 years entered in their system, update “Pass/Fail” status and one full credit would be given for learning Tamil at ATS

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