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Credit by Exam with Prior Instruction (CBE)

Credit by Exam (CBE)

(With Prior Instruction)


Policies: EHDB(Legal); EHDB (Local)


  • A Credit by Exam (CBE) is available to students in grades 6-12 who had some previous instruction in a subject.
  • A completed application must be submitted with approval from a counselor, who will review the student’s educational records.
  • A student must score 70% or better on the criterion-referenced test for the applicable course to receive credit.
  • Grades from CBE will not be averaged with other grades to determine class rank. [EIC(Local)]
  • CBE tests for students enrolled at CCHS and Crossroads will be scheduled by the counselor and may be scheduled based on student need.