royal oak high school academics

Royal Oak is a suburban residential area of 68,000 people, most of whom live in single family residences. The community is approximately 12 square miles in size, located between 10 and 14 Mile Roads, north of the city of Detroit. The school district contains five elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school.

school

Public - Opened 2006
Grades 9 - 12
Student Enrollment - 1228
Class of 2019 - 308    Class of 2018 - 319     Class of 2017 - 304    Class of 2016 - 307
6 Class periods of 56 minutes, 2 semesters, 5 days a week

accreditation

North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools

Course Catalog

2017-2018 Course Catalog    
Department Scheduling Talking Points
2016 Summer School Catalog

cURRICULUM

International Baccalaureate Program
Comprehensive 9 - 12 Curriculum
College Preparatory/Independent Study/Oakland Technicnical Center

cLASS OF 2015

Graduates:  75% Enrolled in College      56% 4-year University       19% 2-year University

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS - 22 CREDITS

ENGLISH - 4 credits required
SOCIAL STUDIES - 3 credits required
MATHEMATICS - 4 credits
SCIENCE - 3 credits
WORLD LANGUAGE - 2 credits
PHYSICAL EDUCATION - 1 credit
VISUAL, PERFORMING, APPLIED ARTS - 1 credits
ELECTIVES - 6 credits

GRADING SYSTEM

A = 4.0          B = 3.0        C = 2.0   D = 1.0          E = Failure        G = Credit Only
GPA - Computed on Semester Basis (No Weighted Grades)
Class Rank - Computed at the end of the 6th, 7th and 8th semesters

ADVANCE PLACEMENT COURSES: 

AP Courses for 2016-2017   -  AP Commitment form 2017-2018

 AP Brochure 

Advanced Placement:  Biology  -  Calculus AB  - Calculus BC   - Chemistry  - English Language & Compostion  - English Literature & Compostion  -  Environmental Science  - European History  - Physics  - Statistics  - U.S. Government U.S. History  - World HistoryMicroeconomics

TEST DATA

ACT                      2009         2010       2011      2012      2013    2014   2015
Total Tested         359            368         405        354        375       338      314
Composite           21.1          21.5         21.0       21.8      21.1       22       22.1