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Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

Subject Area Credits Required Required Years
Language Arts
Language Arts 9 (10 Credits)
Language Arts 10 (10 Credits)
Language Arts 11 (10 Credits)
Language Arts 12 (10 Credits)
40 4
Social Science
World History (10 Credits)
U.S. History (10 Credits)
Government (5 Credits)
Economics (5 Credits)
30 3
Mathematics
Must include one year of Algebra (10 Credits)
30 3
Science
Earth Science, Physical Science or Integrated Science (10 credits)
Life Science (10 Credits)
20 2
Foreign Language/Fine Art/Technical Art
Must include credit from at least two different areas
20 2
Physical Education
Beginning with class of 2011, students must pass the Physical Fitness Exam.
20 2
Electives* 60  
TOTAL MINIMUM CREDITS REQUIRED 220  
  *For the Class of 2016 and beyond, the previous 5 credits for Keyboarding and the 5 credits for Health will no longer be required. These 10 credits have been added to the Electives category.
GRADE POINT AVERAGE (GPA) REQUIREMENT
Students must also have a minimum total Grade Point Average of 2.0 to meet graduation requirements. At least once per semester parents will be notified if their students fall below a 2.0 total GPA.