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Academic Information

Graduation Requirements (Class of 2016 and Beyond)  

Class of  2016 and Beyond
24 Credits:
Communication Arts--4.0
   (English 9, 10, 11, and 12 can include Advanced, AP, Dual Credit,
    ELL, or College equivalent courses)
   (Algebra 1 or Algebra 1A & 1B, Geometry, and Algebra 2)
   (Physics First or Chemistry, Biology and Elective Science)
Social Studies--3.5
   (World History, American History, Am. Government, and Econ/ 
     Personal Finance)
Fine Arts--1.0
   (Any Visual Art, Performing Arts-Music, Dance, some Theatre)
Practical Arts/CTE--1.0
   (Any Practical Art--Computer Tech, some Theatre, Career and Tech
     Ed classes)
   (Foundations of PE 09113)
   (Introducton to Health and Wellness)
End of Course Exams:
Algebra 1
English 10
Senior Capstone Project:
Research Project through English 12 classes
Community Service:
Total of 40 Hours
Must take the ACT, SAT, ASVAB, or Compass Exam according to your post-high school plans.
Program of Studies
Click on the links below to access the 2015-2016 Program of Studies in English or Spanish:

District Goals

Preparing College, Career and Workforce Ready Graduates: 

Increase the percentage of students who successfully complete Algebra 1 by 8th grade by 25%.
  • Increase the percentage of on-time on-track students for college entry at the end of the 9th grade by 50%.
  • 100% of graduates will complete the ACT, SAT, ASVAB, and/or Compass Test.
  • 100% of graduates will have attended a college fair during their junior or senior year.
  • 100% of seniors will have completed and submitted at least one (1) college/technical school applications by December.
  • Increase the percentage of students completing an honors, advanced placement, dual enrollment and/or IB course by 25%.