Running Start


Running Start is a program for high school juniors and seniors who want to challenge themselves academically. 


There are multiple ways to be qualify:

  • Public high school transcript* with 2.75 cumulative GPA      (would need to take the ALEKS Math test to qualify for college-level Math)
  • Smarter Balance scores of 3 on English or Math
  • ALEKS Math test score at college level**
  • AP score of 3 or higher on English or Math exam
  • English Readiness Assessment if none of the above or home schooled (would need to take the ALEKS Math test to qualify for college-level Math)
*Important: Sophomores & juniors who want to enter in the Fall, must wait until their first semester grades are posted at the high school is using GPA to qualify.

**The Assessment Center will tell you if your ALEKS Math test score is college-level.

For more information, Clark College's website. 

School Information

Address
11104 NE 149th Street
Battle Ground, WA 98604

Phone
(360) 885-5331

Fax
(360) 885-5402

Student Hours
Monday
9:30 am- 4:30 pm
Tues- Wed
8:30  am- 4:30 pm
Thurs
8:30 am-6:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am- 12 pm

Office Hours
M-W
8:00 am- 4:30 pm
Thurs
8:00 am-6:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am- 12 pm

Attendance
(360) 885-5408

(360) 885-5343