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Graduation Requirements

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION (Class of 2018)

BUSD HIGH SCHOOL SUBJECT AREA MINIMUM GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

English
Four years (40 CREDITS )
ENGLISH 9
ENGLISH 10
ENGLISH 11
ENGLISH 12
 

Maths
Three years (30 CREDITS - including Algebra I)
Integrated I
Integrated II
Integrated III
OTHER (APPLIED MATH, STATISTICS, ETC)

 
Social Science
Three years (30 CREDITS)
MODERN WORLD HISTORY (1OTH)
US HISTORY (11TH)
ECONOMICS/US GOVERNMENT (12TH)


Science
Two years (20 CREDITS)
BIOLOGY
EARTH SCIENCE

 
Foreign Language OR Visual/Performing Arts
One year of either visual and performing arts or foreign language (10 CREDITS)


Physical Education
Two years (20 CREDITS)
PE 9
PE 10


Electives
Equal to 7 full year classes (70 CREDITS)
NOTE: Class of 2018 and beyond will be required to have 70 Elective Credits.


Other Requirements
Complete 40 Service Hours (may be pro-rated for new students to district)