High School Graduation Requirements

English Language Arts - 4.0 credits

4 credits of English Language Arts.

Mathematics - 3.0 credits

Successful completion of Secondary Mathematics I, II, and III or higher.

Parents may request that students replace Secondary III with a course from the Applied or Advanced approved course list.
Students who successfully complete Calculus have met graduation requirements regardless of the number of credits they have taken.

Science - 3.0 credits

2 Credits (from the four science foundation areas; Earth Systems, Biological Science, Chemistry, or physics).
1 Credit (from the foundation courses or the applied or advanced science core list).

Social Studies - 3.0 credits

1 Credit (U.S. History)
0.5 Credit (Geography)
0.5 Credit (Civilization)
0.5 Credit (U.S. Government and Citizenship)
0.5 Credit (Social Studies)

Directed Coursework - 3.5 credits

1.5 Credit (Fine Arts)
1 Credit (CTE)
0.5 Credit (Computer Technology)
0.5 Credit Financial Literacy

Physical Education - 2.0 credits

0.5 Credit (Health)
0.5 Credit (Participation Skills)
0.5 Credit (Fitness for Life)
0.5 Credit (Individualized Lifetime Activities)
Optional: 0.5 Credit Maximum (Team Sport/Athletic Participation*)

*Can be used in place of Participation Skills or Individualized Lifetime Activities only

Required Electives - 5.5 credits

5.5 credits of required electives.

TOTAL: 24 credits