Non-Credit Courses


Troubie Prep

June 15 - July 10, 2020
*Open to St. Francis students only
Distance learning Course Summer 2020

8:00am – 1:30pm

Cost: $500

This enrichment course is designed to provide support to incoming freshmen.  The course focuses on fundamental math concepts, reading comprehension, writing, vocabulary, and research.  This course also emphasizes the academic and study skills necessary to succeed at St. Francis and gives students the tools they need for their four years of high school. The goal of this course is to empower and inspire students as they transition to a new academic environment. This course is by invitation only.

College Application Workshop-For Rising Seniors (2021)

Aug 3 - Aug 6, 2020
Workshop: 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Distance Learning
*Open to St. Francis students only
Distance Learning Workshop Summer 2020

Workshop Fee is $200

St. Francis High School is offering a one-week college application workshop for rising seniors.  This is a small class setting being taught by the SF College Advisors, which means that each student will receive extensive instruction on tasks such as:

*How to develop an individualized college application list

*Creating a draft of the college essay and/or UC Personal Insight Questions

*Navigating the college application process at St. Francis High School

*Understanding the Common Application, UC, CSU, and other University applications

This course will guide and help each student in understanding every stage of the college admissions process, including the scholarship search and applications.  At the end of this workshop, students will have a significant head start on their college application process.

St. Francis 101

Course ID: S030

Not Offered Summer 2020
*Open to St. Francis students only

What does it mean to be a Troubadour?  This class is a perfect way to prepare yourself for life at St. Francis High School.   Utilize your school-issued Chromebooks and traditional methods to develop high school  study skills, organizational tools, and techniques for success.  You’ll meet members of the St. Francis community and have fun getting to know your fellow classmates. Students will also complete a selection from the freshman summer reading list.

Price: $250
No Book Required
Prerequisite: None
Level: 9
Credit: 0

Drivers Education

Course ID: S070

Course will not be offered Summer 2020. 

This course is designed to help the student become a responsible driver who is well aware of and better able to manage the risks of distracted driving. With this goal in mind, responsible driving also addresses such issues as resisting harmful peer pressure and social pressure, exercising emotional control, and developing social responsibility. Course includes 25 hour class time and 5 hours of independent study; 30 hours total for course completion in compliance with DMV regulations. No absences or make-ups allowed. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of completion and will be eligible to take the permit test. You must be 15 ½ years old to take the CA permit test and 15 to take this class.

Price: $250
No Book Required
Prerequisite: This course is open to boys and girls who are at least 15 years old.
Level: 10-12
Credit: 0