Academic Planning

Leander ISD has academic course offerings to prepare you for higher education experience to prepare you for post-secondary success. All students are encouraged to take rigorous courses.

Create an academic plan that will fit your personal college and career readiness goals.

  • Have you worked with your parents and counselor on your 4-year plan?
  • Are you participating in challenging and rigorous courses and extra/co-curricular activities?
  • Do you know how to calculate your GPA?
  • What is your plan for completing a college entrance exam?
College and Career Action Plans

LISD Freshman Action Plan

LISD Sophomore Action Plan

LISD Junior Action Plan

LISD Senior Action Plan
*Note, financial aid timeline has changed for the Class of 2017. FAFSA is available starting Oct 1st.

Big Future - Make a Plan

4-Year Planning
Pre-AP & AP Courses

Explore AP

AP College Credit - find the AP exam credit policy for colleges and universities

AP exam registration is in January. Students will be notified by the campus Dean of Instruction with specifics. Find out if you qualify for a Fee Waiver (en Español).

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme (DP)
Dual Credit

Dual Credit through Austin Community College allows students the opportunity to earn college credit while in high school.
Approved Dual Credit Courses

Austin Community College Dual Credit
Find out if you qualify for a Textbook Scholarship (en Español).


An in-school academic support program that prepares students for college eligibility and success by placing academically average students in advanced classes.
Advancement Via Individual Determination


Alternative Methods for High School Credit

LISD Options for Alternative Credit