Graduation Requirements

23 Credits Total

4 English high school credits, including:

  • 1 cr. English 9
  • 1 cr. English 10
  • 1 cr. English 11 or AP English
  • 1 cr. English 12, AP English or Dual Enrollment in an English Course

4 Mathematics high school credits, including:

  • 1 cr. Algebra
  • 1 cr. Geometry
  • 1 cr. Algebra II
  • 1 cr. Must be earned in a Math or Math related course in 12th grade

3 Science high school credits, including:

  • 1 cr. Biology
  • 1 cr. Chemistry
  • 1 cr. Physics

3 Social Studies high school credits, including:

  • 1 cr. U.S. History or AP U.S. History
  • 1 cr. World History or AP World History
  • .5 cr. Economics or AP Economics
  • .5 cr. Government or AP Government

1 PE and Health credit, including:

  • .5 cr. General Physical Education
  • .5 cr. Health


2 Foreign Languages high school credits, including:

  • 1.0 cr. of First year Language Course
  • 1.0 cr. of Second year of Language course, any LISD TECH Center class, Mechatronics, or a second year of an Applied, Visual & Performing Arts credit

1 Applied, Visual & Performing Arts high school credit, which may include:

  • Visual & Performing Arts include Art, Music, etc.
  • Applied Arts include Art, Music courses with a creative design component, such as technology design, yearbook, Project Lead the Way, etc.

Additional Requirements:

  • 6 Credits of Electives
  • All students must take the NWEA Assessment during their 9th and 10th grade years
  • All students must take the State-mandated exams
  • Online Experience Grades 7-12
    • All students will complete online learning in core area subjects as well as through the completion of the Educational Developmental Plan (EDP). See your counselor for your username and password.