Our mission is to provide a comprehensive guidance and counseling program for all students to maximize academic achievement, college and career readiness, and interpersonal/emotional development which will enable success in the classroom, in post-secondary education, and in our diverse and changing society.
Click here for 2021 Final Transcript Request Instructions
You will find a wealth of information about next years courses and programs on this virtual tour! Just to name a few: All you need to know for rising 9th graders; Parent information; Counselor information; LH elective options; Career & Technical Education Pathways; More about Pathways in Technology Early College High School; also a form to ask questions if you don't see the information you are looking for!
Attendance and Other Requirements for Graduation
1. Students must be enrolled in Richardson Independent School District the first day of a full semester immediately preceding graduation to be granted an RISD high school diploma and/or participation in graduation activities.
2. Seniors coming from other states may graduate under the sending school's graduation requirements if approved by the sending school, only when it is impossible or impractical to meet RISD graduation requirements. These students can participate in graduation ceremonies, but will receive a diploma from the sending school. For more information, see the grade level campus counselor.
3. Graduates must have passed all subtests of the Exit level state test in order to receive a diploma (unless exempted through the ARD Committee).
4. It is the responsibility of the student and the parents to confer with the counselor or the principal and to know at all times how many credits the student has earned, the specific program requirements, and how many units of credit he/she needs to meet the specific requirements for graduation.
Front Office: 469-593-1426
College & Career Coordinator
Patty McKay, MS
Marianna Hogue, MS
Rhonda Boston, MA
Culus Williams, MS
Velma Lopez, MA
Judy London-Young, MA
Maggie Karnowski, MEd
Shameka Brackens, MS, LPC
A-Z Ptech & Dual Credit
Joycelyn Anderson, MA
Melanie Theissen, M
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