Benchmark 4: Curriculum and Support

The Early College High School shall provide a rigorous course of study that enables a participating student to receive a high school diploma and complete the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's (THECB) core curriculum (as defined by the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) &4.28), obtain certifications, or earn an associate's degree, or earn at lest 60 credit hours toward a baccalaureate degree during grades 9 12. The ECHS shall provide students with academic, social, and emotional support in their course of study.