English: 4 Credits

  • English 9 – 1 credit
  • English 10 – 1 credit
  • English 11 – 1 credit

and

  • English Elective – 1 credit selected from the advanced and applied courses on the Utah State Board Approved English list.

 

Mathematics: 3 Credits*

Students must earn a total of 3.0 math credits from the following foundation courses:

  • Secondary Mathematics I
  • Secondary Mathematics II
  • Secondary Mathematics  III

Students may opt out of Secondary Mathematics III with parent/legal guardian request. If an opt-out is requested, the third math credit shall come from the advanced and applied courses on the Utah State Board approved mathematics list.

*A student who successfully completes a Calculus course has completed mathematics graduation requirements, regardless of the number of mathematics credits earned.

College Bound students must meet one of the following:

  • Score 3 or higher on AP Calculus AB or BC exam
  • Score a 3 or higher on AP Statistics exam
  • Score a 5 or higher in IB higher level mathematics exam
  • Score 50 or higher on CLEP pre calculus or calculus exam
  • Score 26 or higher on mathematics portion of ACT exam
  • Score 640 or higher on mathematics portion of SAT exam
  • Receive a “C” or higher in Math 1030, 1040, 1050 or concurrent enrollment Statistics

College Bound students who do not meet one of the above must take a full year of mathematics in their senior year of high school.

 

Students who successfully complete a foundation course before the ninth grade shall still earn 3.0 units of credit in grades 9-12 by taking other foundation courses or additional courses from the advanced and applied Utah State Board approved mathematics list consistent with the student’s CCR.

 

Foreign Language: 2 Credits

2 Credits from the same foreign language course are required.

 

Science: 3 Credits

Students must earn at minimum 2.0 science credits from the following foundation courses:

  • Earth Systems
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

and

Science Elective – 1 credit from the above foundation courses or the Utah State Board Approved Science list.

 

Social Studies: 3 Credits

Students must earn a total of 3.0 credits in social studies from the following courses:

  • .5 credit Geography
  • .5 credit World Civilization
  • 1.0 credit US History
  • .5 credit US Government
  • .5 credit Social Studies Elective

 

Health/PE: 2 Credits

Students must earn 2.0 credits in Health/PE from the following courses:

  • .5 credit Health
  • .5 credit Fitness for Life
  • .5 credit Participation Skills
  • .5 credit Individualized Lifetime Activities or Team Sport/Athletic participation

 

Directed Course Work: 4.5 Credits

Students must earn 4.5 credits from the following courses:

  • .5 credits Computer Technology
  • 1.0 credit CTE (Career and Tech. Education)
  • .5 credit Junior Seminar
  • .5 credit Ameritus Service Knights
  • 1.5 credit Fine Arts
  • .5 credit Financial Literacy

 

General Electives: 4 Credits

Students must earn 5 credits of electives. These can include core classes that exceed the requirements.