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Schedule Change Requests

Students please read carefully! Please have a conversation with

your parent/guardian about this request.



 Schedule changes are rare and are made for the following reasons:

     - “Empty” on your schedule

     - Already had the class

     - Did not take or did not pass the prerequisite

     - Elective changes may be considered on a space available basis

     - Inappropriate academic level

     Changes will NOT be made to accommodate:

     - Teacher requests

     - Lunch requests

     - To have the same class as your friend

     - Sport schedules


If you have an empty spot on your schedule for Trimester 2, please complete the online form.

If you have already taken the class or did not complete the prerequisite, please complete the online form.

Requests for elective class changes, please complete the online form.

Changes will not be made after November 27

  • will only be made based on seat availability basis.  

If you feel you are in an inappropriate level. Please complete the online form. There may be more paperwork beyond the online form. Your counselor will let you know.

Process for requesting senior study, student aid, independent study, or weighted class study

  • Pick up the correct form in the Counseling Office or print out the form here.  
  • Read the form completely!
  • Complete it and return it to the Counseling Office.  
  • Do not make an online request.


Senior Study Form

Student Aid Form (juniors and seniors only)

Independent Study Form

Weighted Class Study Form (juniors and seniors only)


If you have a request for 3rd trimester, please wait to make that request.


ONLINE FORM click here







Students and Parents – click on the SchoolShelf logo to access helpful information about:

  • Academic Skills
  • Student Development
  • Parent Involvement
  • Career Exploration
  • College Planning


Need a Tutor?

The East Ridge High School National Honor Society has tutors available for students that would like a little extra help.  Click here to request a tutor.


Naviance Transcript Fee Payments


Payment of the $15 Senior Naviance Transcript fee is through the FeePay system. Transcripts will not be sent unless this fee is paid. Please click here to pay your fee. Once you are in the FeePay site, click on the picture.

NCAA Eligibility

If you want to play NCAA college sports at a Division I or II school, you need to register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. You need to qualify academically (2.3 GPA or above) and you will also need to be cleared as an amateur student-athlete. The NCAA Eligibility Center helps high school student-athletes transition to college. The online content gives student-athletes and counselors a broad look at the initial-eligibility process and detailed information about common eligibility situations.


Parents' Responsibility for Underage Drinking

Parents: Did you know that you are criminally responsible for underage drinking on your property?  Click here for information  about the Social Host Law in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Woodbury.

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