Graduation Requirements

Students shall receive a high school graduation diploma only after completing the prescribed course of study established by the state and district. The Superintendent or designee shall ensure that parents/guardians are properly notified of the district requirements for graduation and will establish procedures for parent/guardian involvement and consultation in instances where a student has not met requirements. Requirements for graduation for all students in grades 9 through 12 include earning 220 credits, and completing the following course of study in order to receive a graduation diploma.

Courses Credit Time

English

English I

English II

English III

English IV

40 4 years

Math

Integrated I

Integrated II or other Math

20 2 years

Social Science

World History

US History

Economics/ American Government

30 3 years

Science

Life Science

Physical Science

20 2 years
Physical Education (PE) 20 2 years

Fine Arts OR

World Language

10 1 year
Computer Literacy 5 1 semester
Health 5 1 semester
Electives 70 7 classes
Total Graduation Requirements: 220 Credits