Running Start Informational Page

Basic requirements/expectations for all Running Start students:

  • You will meet with your counselor in October, February, and May to obtain your authorization form for the following college quarter by appointment only made through the counseling administrative assistant by calling 253 804-4548 or emailing
  • Absences/tardies caused by bell schedule changes must be excused by a parent.
  • The minimum college grade requirement for earning AMHS credit is 1.0.

Additional expectations for senior Running Start students earning an AMHS diploma:

  • Senior portfolio deadlines will be met in order to obtain your authorization form for the upcoming quarter's class registration
  • Classes required for graduation will be taken and passed in fall or winter quarter

View Green River College Running Start calendars here:

 Spring Quarter    (Fall, Winter, Spring 2017 coming soon)


Running Start documents:


Cover Page

Running Start Information

GRC Transfer Guide

HC Transfer Guide

Memo of Understanding - Parent/Student copy

Memo of Understanding - AMHS copy

Running Start Verification

Academic Indicator - For end of senior year (GRC)