Joliet Township High School provides an appropriate as well as challenging education for students. In District 204's screening process, no single criterion will exclude a student from consideration. Rather, nomination for the Honors Program is based on the following criteria:
- EXPLORE test results
Students will remain in the Honors Program unless they fail an Honors course; however, students who earn a grade of "D" in an Honors course at the semester will be subject to a placement review during the second semester. Based on this review, these students may be placed in a college preparatory class the following year.