Graduation Requirements

FY21 and beyond

***Note that there are some classes that fit multiple categories. Each class can only be used for credit in one category at a time. ***

To help organize your 4-6 year plan, use:

And of course talk with Ms. Anderson!

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Language Arts (4.0)

English Language Arts Foundation Courses (3.0)

  • English 9 (1.0)
  • English 10 (1.0)
  • English 11 (1.0)

English Language Arts Applied/Advanced Courses (1.0)

  • English 12 (1.0)
  • CE ENGL 1010 (QL)
  • CE USU 1320 (HU)
  • Business Communications (B-com) 1 & 2 (1.0)
  • Debate (0.5)

Mathematics (3.0) 

Mathematics Foundation Courses(3.0)

  • Secondary Math 1 (1.0)
  • Secondary Math 2 (1.0)
  • Secondary Math 3 (1.0)

Or Applied/Advance Courses (2.0)

  • Mathematical Decision Making for Life (1.0)
  • CE Math 1040 (1.0)
  • CE Math 1050 (1.3)
  • CE Math 1060 (1.3)
  • AP Calculus (1.0)

Science (3.0)

Science Foundation Courses (2.0)

  • Biology (1.0)
  • Chemistry (1.0)
  • Physics (1.0)
  • Earth Systems (1.0)

Science Applied or Advanced Courses (1.0)

  • Environmental Science (1.0)
  • Computer Programming (1.0)
  • Principles of Engineering (1.0)
  • Digital Electronics (1.0)
  • Robotics 1 and 2 (1.0)
  • CE BIO 1010 (1.0)
  • CE PHYS 1010 (1.0)
  • CE GEO 1010 (1.0)

Social Studies (3.0)

Social Studies Foundations Courses (2.5)

  • Geography (0.5)
  • World History (0.5)
  • US History (1.0) or CE HIST 1700 (1.0)
  • US History (0.5) or POLS 1100 (1.0)

Social Studies Electives (0.5)

  • Psychology (0.5)
  • Debate (0.5)
  • Student Leadership 1 & 2 / SLAB (0.5)
  • CE PSY 1010 (1.0)
  • CE HDFS 1500 (1.0)
  • CE FCSE 1350 (1.0)

Financial Literacy (0.5)

  • General Financial Literacy 0.5
  • CE FCSE 1350 (1.0)

Fine Arts (1.5)

  • Digital Photography (0.5)
  • Digital Graphic Arts (0.5)
  • Digital Media 1(0.5)
  • Painting* (0.5)
  • Digital Media 2 (1.0)
  • CE MUSC 1010

Career/Technical Education (CTE) 2.0

  • Introduction to Engineering (1.0)
  • Principles of Engineering (1.0)
  • Computer Programming (1.0)
  • Gaming Development (1.0)
  • Digital Electronics (1.0)
  • Robotics 1 and 2 (1.0)
  • Digital Photography (0.5)
  • Digital Graphic Arts (0.5)
  • Digital Media 1(0.5)
  • Digital Media 2 (1.0)
  • Student Leadership Principles 1&2, SLAB (0.5)
  • Business Communications (B-com) 1 & 2 (1.0)
  • ANY BTECH Course (Links to an external site.) (earn 0.5 credit per trimester, 1.0 during summer)

Digital Studies (0.5)

  • Business Office Specialist (0.5)  or other Digital Studies course (0.5)

Healthy Lifestyles 2.0

  • Health (0.5)
  • Fitness for Life (0.5)
  • Elective PE Courses (1.0) or Waiver using ICHS Mission Credit (1.0)

ICHS Mission Electives (3.0)

  • Any combination of credit from:
    Advanced Placement (AP), Concurrent Enrollment (CE), Early College (EC), STEM, Career and Technical Education (CTE), Honors, or Foreign Language
  • Current CE Offerings (2020-2021)
    • ENGL 1010 – (QC) – Introduction to Writing
    • MATH 1040 (QL) – Intro to Statistics
    • MATH 1050 (QL) – Precalculus
    • MATH 1060 (QL) – Trigonometry 
    • GEO 1010 (PS) – Intro to Geology
    • PHYS 1010 (PS) – Elementary Physics
    • BIOL 1010 (LS) – Intro to Biology
    • MUSC 1010 (CA) – Introduction to Music
    • PSY 1010 (SS) – General Psychology (same credit as AP Psychology)
    • HDFS 1500 (SS) – Human Development Across the Lifespan
    • USU 1320 (HU)- Civilization: Humanities
    • HIST 1700 (AI) – American Civilization (same credit as AP US History)
    • POLS 1100 (AI) – US Government and Politics (same credit as AP US Gov)
    • TEAL 1010 – Intro to Education (for students interested in becoming a teacher)

Other Electives (3.5)

  • Teacher’s Aide
  • Flex/Advisory
  • Tutorial
  • Any combination of credit from above courses

Total Credits Required for Graduation 26.0