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Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements
 
1. Successful completion of Senior Defense Portfolio

2. Each student shall earn a minimum of 235 credits. Included are these specific requirements:

English......................................................40 credits

Visual & Performing Arts/Foreign Lang....10 credits

Health.......................................................5 credits

Mathematics.............................................30 credits
(Must pass Algebra I)

Physical Education....................................20 credits
(10 credits required during 9th grade. Students must pass 5 of the 6 components for the Fitnessgram Test)

Science......................................................20 credits

Social Studies*..........................................30 credits
Must include:
World History—10 credits
U.S. History—10 credits
American Government—5 credits
Economics—5 credits

Electives...................................................80 credits
 
3. Community Service:
*Juniors and seniors will be required to complete 10 hours per year of community service with a non-profit organization (through social studies classes). Community Service Forms are available in the Counseling Office.