Academic Planning

Academic Planning Materials


Student registration for the 2024-2025 school year will take place online using the FOCUS Student Portal in their Science classes. All rising 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students who will be attending Pikesville High School next school year must register for their 2024-2025 classes using the FOCUS Student Portal.

Please use the following academic planning materials to assist you in developing an appropriately challenging and rigorous schedule for the 2024-2025 school year.

Registration Presentation

Grade Level 4 Year Plan Templates

Directions for Student Registration Using the FOCUS Student Portal:

Department Handouts/Course Guides

Completer Programs and Sequences:

CTE completer programs and sequences

Department Contacts:

School Counselors:

Need Assistance:

  • Schedule an appointment with your School Counselor
  • If there is a problem with your automatically assigned courses, please let your counselor know.


Registration Timeline:

  • November 21-November 22 – Teacher Recommendations in the portal
  • November 27-30 – Show Registration Video in Homeroom/Period 1
    • Science will review Registration Video, Student Portal, Student Planning Handout
  • December 1 – Student Portal opens!
  • December 4-22 - Students register in Science classes using FOCUS portal
  • December 6 – Pikesville MS
  • January 8-12 – Make Up Student Registration
  • January 15-19 - Course Verification Forms distributed in Social Studies
  • January 22-26 - Course Corrections (please complete form above)
  • January 29-February 2 – School Counselors make Course Corrections
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