Graduation Requirements

Students need 26 credits to graduate. 
8 Semesters (4 Credits)
2 Semesters-English 9
2 Semesters- English 10
2 Semesters- English 11
2 Semesters- English 12 or Baker Comp I and II

8 Semesters (4 Credits)
2 Semesters- Algebra
2 Semesters- Geometry
2 Semesters- Algebra II
2 Semesters- Math Elective (usually Personal Finance or Baker College Calculus or Pre-Calculus 
*A student may substitute a Career Technical Center class or Advanced woods for the senior math credit.

6 Semesters (3 Credits)
2 Semesters Biology
2 Semesters Foundation of Physics/Chemistry
2 Semesters Physics or Chemistry (or Agriscience/Natural Resources or Intro to Health Care/Health Science Careers at Career Tech Center).
*Advanced students may take both Chemistry and Physics and opt out of Foundations. 

Social Studies
7 Semesters (3 Credits)
2 Semesters American History/Geography
2 Semesters- World History/Geography
1 Semester- Economics
1 Semester- Civics

1 Semester (1/2 Credit)
1 Semester-Health- Usually taken sophomore year

Physical Education
1 Semester (1/2 Credit)
1 Semester of Physical Education or Strength and Conditioning
*Additional credits of these classes can be taken as electives

Senior Seminar
1 Semester (1/2 Credit)
1 Semester- Senior Seminar Class- Must take senior year

On-line experience (no credit)
Twenty hours of online experience is required for graduation.  Completion of Senior Seminar satisfies this requirement.

Visual, Performing, or Applied Arts
2 Semesters (1 Credit)
2 Semesters- Art, Shop, Band, Choir
*A student may earn a second credit (2 semesters) as a substitute for the second credit of world languages.

World Languages
4 Semesters (2 Credits)
2 Semesters Spanish I
2 Semesters Spanish II
*One credit may be obtained in middle school.  Additionally, a student may substitute a Career Technical Center or Visual Performing, or Applied Arts for one credit (two semesters)

14 Semesters (7.5 Credits) or 15 Semesters (8.5 Credits) if a credit of World Languages was earned in middle school.