Academic Planning


Academic Planning Materials




Student registration for the 2023-2024 school year will take place online using the FOCUS Student Portal in their Social Studies/ESOL classes. All rising 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students who will be attending Dundalk High School next school year must register for their 2023-2024 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 2023-2024 school year. 

Registration Presentation

Grade Level 4 Year Plan Templates

Graduation Requirements

Directions for Student Registration Using the FOCUS Student Portal:


Department Handouts/Course Guides

 Department Contacts:

 School Counselors:


Need Assistance:


Registration Timeline:

  • November 21-December 2 – Teacher Recommendations in the portal
  • December 5-8 – Show Registration Video in Homeroom/Period 1
    • Social Studies/ESOL Teachers will review Registration Video, Student Portal, Student Planning Handout
  • December 9-23 - Students register in Social Studies classes using FOCUS portal (part 1)
  • December 15/16 - Holabird MS
  • December 20/21 – Dundalk MS
  • January 3-11 - Students register in Social Studies/ESOL classes using the FOCUS portal (part 2)
  • January 12-13 – Make Up Student Registration
  • January 17-20 - Course Verification Forms distributed in Social Studies
  • January 23-27 - Course Corrections (please complete form above)
  • January 30-February 2 – School Counselors make Course Corrections