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Curriculum Area                Graduation
                                                                          Requirements
                                                English                      4 credits
                                                 Math                        4 credits

                                                Science                      3 credits
                                              Social Studies                 4 credits
                                            World Languages                  2 credits

                                                Fine Arts                    1 credit
                                                Wellness                     2 credits
                                                Elective                     3 credits
                                                 Focus
                                                Electives                    5 credits

                                      Credits Required for Graduation        28 credits

                                                 Curriculum Requirements

               All students will pursue a focused program of study preparing them for postsecondary study. While all students may not
               enter postsecondary training immediately following high school, they must be prepared for lifelong learning.

                                           Curriculum Requirements by Department

               Social Studies – 4 credits
                   •  World History, AP Human Geography, AP European History, or AP World History
                   •  United States Government, Honors United States Government, or AP Government
                   •  Economics or Honors Economics (1/2 credit) or AP Macroeconomics
                   •  Personal Finance (1/2 credit)
                   •  United States History, Honors United States History, or AP United States History

               Science – 3 credits

               Minimum science requirement:
                   •  Biology 1, Honors Biology 1, or Biology 1B
                   •  Chemistry, Honors Chemistry, Physics, AP Physics 1, or AP Physics C: Mechanics
                   •  Any additional lab science course

               English – 4 credits
               Minimum English requirement:
                   •  English 9 CP or Pre-AP
                   •  English 10 CP or Pre-AP
                   •  English 11 CP, Pre-AP, or AP
                   •  English 12 CP,  AP, or Dual Enrollment English

               World Language – 2 credits

               The Language requirement includes the successful completion of  two  courses in the  same World Language.  Many
               colleges and universities recommend three credits in the same World Language for admission purposes.











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