GRENADA SCHOOL DISTRICT

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

 

Minimum graduation requirements:

Grades 9-12 - Credits for Graduation–24
English 4 Credits
Mathematics 4 Credits (Algebra I is required)
Social Studies 4 Credits
Science 4 Credits (Biology is required)
The Arts 1 Credit
Business & Technology 1 Credit (1 Comp.Dis. or ½
Keyboard / ½ Comp.App.)
Health ½ Credit
Physical Education ½ Credit
Electives 4 Credits

*Students must pass the Subject Area Tests in US History, Biology I, English II, and Algebra I in order to graduate.
**All beginning 9th graders will be required to take STEM class.
***At least 2 of the 4 required math courses must be higher than Algebra I… (Geometry, Algebra II, Adv. Algebra,
Trig., Pre-Cal., Calculus, or AP Calculus.)

Credit at the end of the first semester will not be awarded for yearly courses. The entire course must be satisfactorily completed to receive credit.

Students may not enroll for credit after the 30th day of school.

Students in grades 9-12 will attend all seven periods unless scheduled in Co-Op, or a senior.

A maximum of two (2) credits may be earned through Credit Recovery at Grenada High School each year and a maximum of four (4) Credit Recovery credits may be counted toward graduation.

A maximum of one (1) credit may be earned through completing correspondence courses.

Students graduating from Grenada High School must earn at least two (2) of the last four (4) credits in this school.

All students graduating during the summer, through correspondence, or regular school year must demonstrate mastery of basic skills in reading, writing, and mathematics established by the State Board of Education.

Each student graduating from Grenada High School must demonstrate the ability to apply basic skills successfully as evidenced by the results, which meets the requirements of the State Board of Education.

Special education students who wish to receive a standard high school diploma must take the Subject Area Tests and perform at established performance levels.