Online Courses

The Student eLearning Gateway is an online learning program that offers high school courses for highly motivated students who are interested in advancement and who want to experience online learning. The courses are taught by Highly Qualified Teachers of the Public School System through the Student eLearning Gateway.

The CNMI Public School System offers the following courses through the Distance Education program.  Check with your secondary school counselor to see which courses are available this term:


  • Algebra 1
  • Geometry
  • Algebra 2
  • Pre-Calculus
  • AP Statistics

Language Arts

  • LA 1
  • LA 2
  • LA 3
  • LA 4
  • Pre AP English
  • AP English Language & Composition
  • AP English Literature & Composition

Social Studies

  • NMI History
  • US History
  • US Government


  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science

Foreign Language

  • Japanese 1
  • Japanese 2
  • Carolinian Language & Heritage Studies
  • Chamorro Language & Heritage Studies


  • Intro to Digital Photography
  • Creative Writing
  • College and Career Success

Please see your secondary school counselor to sign up for online courses before the following deadlines:

Registration Period: August 16, 2017 – September 01, 2017

Withdrawal Request Deadline: September 15, 2017 (counselor approval required)

1st Quarter (Weeks 1-7): September 10 – October 28, 2017

2nd Quarter (Weeks 8-14): October 29 – December 16, 2017


Note regarding registration: Students will need counselor or administrator approval.

CNMI PSS Online Course Computer Minimum Requirements

Secondary online courses use an LMS from Coursesites by Blackboard Learn. Please orient yourself with Coursesites by visiting and clicking Student Orientation: Your Path to Success. Please check the sidebar to the right for minimum requirements and additional tutorials.

PowerPoint Presentation on How to navigate your online course

Withdrawal from Courses

Please withdraw with your school counselor before the withdrawal date.  You need to be removed from the registration roster and Coursesites if you have already accepted the course invitation. 

After the withdrawal date, you must have permission from both your counselor and eTeacher. This will only be allowed under certain circumstances.

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