Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Graduation Requirements

CLASS OF 2013 - All students are required to earn a total of 28 credits. The credits shall be earned as follows:

English I, II, III, IV..........................................4 credits

Mathematics*..................................................4 credits

Science**.......................................................3 credits 

Social Science.................................................3 credits

Personal Development (P.E./Health)...................1 credit  

International Language.....................................1 credit  

Fine Arts or CTE..............................................2 credits

Electives.......................................................10 credits

Total............................................................ 28 TOTAL CREDITS

*The class of 2013 and future classes will be required to earn four (4) credits of Math including Algebra 1B, Algebra II, Geometry, and an upper level Math class (i.e. College Algebra, Honors Pre-Calculus, Statistics).

**One science credit must be Biology beginning with the class of 2012.

Students also must MEET or EXCEED on the Reading, Writing, and Math portions of the AIMS (Arizona Instrument to Measure Standards) test.

University Entrance Requirements

The required courses for entrance to Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona are as follows:

English I, II, III, IV.........................................4 credits  

Mathematics (Algebra IB, Algebra II, Geometry, Higher Level Math)....4 credits

Laboratory Science..........................................3 credits

Social Science................................................2 credits

International Language...................................2 credits

Fine Arts.......................................................2 credits 

Colleges within each university may require other criteria for admission. Students should refer to college websites from the universities for more specific information.