Four ten-week terms in each school year.  Students register for five classes each term.  Credit is awarded each term.  Students may earn up to 2.25 credits per term.

Students can earn nine credits pers year and additional opportunities do exist for students to earn additional credits through online offerings, community service, and work experience.

Weekly Seminars on Thursdays provide students the opportunity to receive additional instruction from teachers or to complete missing work.

Students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular programming at their sending school.

Technical education and career preparation are offered at the Oakland Schools Technical Campus.