Graduation Requirements

Lamphere High School Graduation Requirements


Minimum 22 Credits Earned

Credits

Subject Area

Description

Personal Curriculum

(Modification)

4 Credits

 

 

English Language Arts

 

 

                        

  • Aligned with subject area content expectations developed by the Department and approved by the State Board of Education

No modification

4 Credits

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mathematics

 

 

 

 

 

 

  •  Algebra 1
  •  Geometry
  •  Algebra 2
  •  1 additional math or math-related credit
  •  Math or math-related course in the final year

Algebra 2 modification options:

  • Complete .5 credit of Algebra 2 content
                        OR
  • Complete a two year Career and Technical education curriculum which includes .5 credit of Algebra 2 content

                       

3 Credits

 

Science

 

 

  •  Physical Science
  •  Biology
  •  Chemistry or Physics

 

No modification

3 Credits

 

 

Social Studies

 

  

 

  • World History and Geography
  • US History and Geography
  • .5 Civics
  • .5 Economics

 

  • No modification of Civics
  • 2 credits must be earned
  •  Modified only if student takes additional credit(s) beyond the required credits in English Language Arts, Math, Science, or World Languages

.5 Credit

 

 

Health

 

 

Usually taken in the sophomore year.

No modification

.5 Credit

Physical Education

 

  •  Fall Physical Ed.
                 OR
  •  Spring Physical Ed.
 

      

No modification

1 Credit

 

 

Visual, Performing,

Applied Arts

  • Visual Arts, Speech, Drama, TV Productions, Music, Technology Education &/or Drafting/CAD
  • Modification only if student takes additional credit(s) beyond the required credits in English Language Arts, Math, Science, or World Languages

2 Credit

 

World Language/Career

&Technical Ed./

Additional VPAA

 

  • Two credits World Language OR
  • One credit World Language and One(1) credit Career & Technical Ed.  OR
  • One credit World Language and One(1)credit in Visual or Performing Arts in addition to the current LHS requirement

 

No modification


On-Line Experience – 20 hours are required for graduation.  The On-line experience is embedded into the LHS required curriculum to allow each Lamphere student to fulfill this requirement.