Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements for Class of 2015 and beyond:

  • 3.5 credits Social Studies
    • .5 credit Civics
    • 1 credit American History
    • 1 credit World History
    • .5 credit Political Science
    • .5 credit Economics
  • 4 credits English
    • 1 credit English 9
    • 1 credit American Literature
    • .5 English 11
    • 1.5 credit English Electives (College English, Intro to Films, Elective English, Journalism, Drama, Folktales & Fables)
  • 4 credits Math
    • 1 credit Algebra (Algebra I or Integrated Math I)
    • 1 credit Geometry (Geometry or Integrated Math II)
    • 1 credit Advanced Algebra (Algebra II or Integrated Math III)
    • 1 credit Math elective (Business Math, Accounting, College Algebra, Technical Math)
  • .5 credit Health (9th grade)
  • .5 credit Physical Education (10th grade)
  • .5 credit Career Choices
  • 4 credits Science
    • 1 credit Biology
    • 1 credit Physical Science
    • 1 credit Chemistry or Physics (or Applied Chemistry)
    • 1 credit Science Elective (Environmental Science, Anatomy, College Biology, Forensics, Vet Science, Animal Science or Agronomy)
  • 1 credit Fine Arts (Band, Choir, Art, Desktop Publishing, Drama)
  • 6.0 Elective credits

TOTAL = 24.0 credits

* Students must also pass the Minnesota GRAD tests in Math, Reading, and Writing.