Running Start

***Fall Registration for Running Start Opens June 2021***


Running Start 2021-2022 School Year - 

New to Running Start?

  1. You must first make sure to fill out a WHS registration form selecting 7 periods or 14 boxes, even if you plan on participating Full-time Running Start for 2020-2021 school year. 

  2. Only Classes of 2022 and 2023 can participate in Running Start for 2021-2022 Academic Year.  

  3. If you are a waiver student, you must return to your current school to participate in Running Start unless you take a minimum of one course per semester at WHS. 


Until that time please proceed through the following steps.


Step 1:  Download, read, and complete the 2021-2022 Running Start Packet.

2021-2022 running start packet

Step 2:  Go to the Community College Running Start website of your choice. 

a) Sign up for an orientation meeting 

b) Apply online 


Step 3: Students must assess at college level in order to participate in the program. There are two ways to meet this requirement:

1. Accuplacer Test (taken at college and/or online)

2. SBAC Scores (due to Covid 19, this is currently not an option) 

Step 4:  Once all of the above steps are completed, schedule a meeting with your alpha counselor. Meetings will begin the week of March 29th. 

Students A-C Students D-H Students I-Me Students Mi-Sc Students Se-Z
Mrs. Miller Mrs. Lamb Mr. Churchill Mr. Hirsch Mrs. Brenner  


New students please meet with your alpha-counselor before you reach out to the Career & College Readiness Counselor to ensure the Running Start program is a good fit for you.


Helpful Links:

Running Start Equivalency Chart

Running Start Equivalency Chart - PDF download

Running Start Enrollment Verification Form (RSEVF)