Graduation Requirements

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

CLASS of 2012 and beyond—Each student must successfully complete a minimum of 24.0 credits in four years (9 - 12).   One credit (1.0) is equal to one course lasting one full year.  The 24.0 credits must include the following core courses:

                                          Class of 2012 and beyond

Language Arts                              4.0           

Social Studies                               3.0

Mathematics                                 3.0 *

Science                                        3.0

Practical Arts                                1.0

Fine Arts                                      1.0

Physical Education                        1.0

Speech Communication                n/a

 

Sub Total Core Credits                 16.0

Electives                                     8.0            _________

Minimum total Credits                   24.0           

 

*   At least one of three credits in mathematics must include Algebra 1

** May not use the same speech class to satisfy both the Language Arts and the Speech communication requirement.

- Demonstrate Proficiency on District Writing, Reading, Social Studies and Science Standards.

- Demonstrate Proficiency on use of Technology.

- 20 hours of community service documented in Counseling Office.

 

Students must complete all components of graduation requirements 48 hours prior to graduation in order to walk in the graduation ceremony. 

 

 

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pmbusey@dcsdk12.org,
May 7, 2012, 7:43 AM