East Brunswick Public Schools Course Catalog | 2021-2022
Alternative Programs are designed to allow students to engage in experiences not typically offered in the district. Please see below for current offerings.
College Credit Options
Middlesex County Dual Enrollment and High School Scholars
The Dual Enrollment program allows for students to obtain college credit through Middlesex County College for courses they are taking in district. There are over 40 college courses offered in conjunction with 30 High School courses, providing students with an opportunity to begin their college experiences with credits.
The High School Scholars program allows students to obtain up to 8 college credits for courses not offered in district. Students in this program cannot earn High School credit at the same time as taking the Middlesex County Course.
For more information, please see the section "Dual Enrollment Program for College Credit 2021-2022".
◘ Career Internship
Grade 12 | For Seniors Only | 10 – 10 or 10 – 5/5 - 5 or 5 – 2.5
The Career Internship program provides an opportunity for students to gain hands-on experiences in a career field they may enter. Students are placed in a business or industry and report there on a regular basis from 5 to 10 hours a week for one or both semesters. Interning may take place either during or after the school day. Interns have learning experiences which provide insight into the career field. Students must provide their own transportation to the site and may not receive a salary for their time. Course requirements include regular attendance, group seminars, daily log, and a term project. Additional information and program applications are available in the Career Center.
Study Hall Options
◘ 1800 - Supervised Study Hall
Students may select a supervised Study Hall as a part of their schedule. Students enrolled in study hall will be required to bring work to complete or reading material to read for the full period.
◘ 1850 - Senior AM Study Hall
Open to Seniors only
Students enrolled in this first period study hall will be required to sign in to the cafeteria by 8:00 A.M.. each day. A contract will be completed on the first day of school with the parameters for maintaining this “senior privilege.”
◘ 1860 - Senior PM Study Hall
Open to Seniors only
Students enrolled in this 12th period study hall will be permitted to leave school following period 11 provided they are not involved in any after-school sports, activities or clubs. Students will not be permitted to leave and return if enrolled in this study hall. A contract will be completed on the first day of school with the parameters for maintaining this “senior privilege.”
Seniors with either Late In or Early Out will not be able to have any additional study halls in order to fulfill the 35 credit requirement.