CHOICE Graduation Requirements for Grades 9-12

Subject

Credits Needed

How students earn these

Math

  • Algebra (1)
  • Geometry (1)
  • Algebra II (1)
  • Class of Choice (1) :recommended

3

  • Aleks Math
  • Approved Course of Study

Language Arts

  • One credit each year

4

  • Writing Project
  • PLP and Portfolio
  • Integrated into projects

Social Studies

  • Geography (.5)
  • Economics (.5)
  • Government (.5)
  • World History (1)
  • US History (1)

3.5

  • Individual Projects
  • Advisor led projects
  • Group projects
  • PSEO for eligible students

Science

  •  Biology (1)
  •  Chemistry (1)
  • Physics (1)

3

  • Individual Projects
  • Advisor led projects
  • Group projects
  • PSEO for eligible students

Art

  • Visual
  • Music

1

  • Individual Projects
  • Advisor led projects
  • Group projects
  • PSEO for eligible students

Independent Reading

2

(4 Max)

  • 45 minutes of reading a day
  • Participate in book groups
  • Log reading time
  • Do book projects

Health/Phy Ed

2

  • Participate in personal activities
  • Create a fitness plan
  • Participate in school fitness

Electives of your choice

  • Technology
  • Art
  • Shop

21.5

  • Individual Projects
  • Advisor led projects
  • Group projects
  • PSEO for eligible students
  • Internships
  • Field Experiences

Other Graduation Expectations

 

Personal Learning Plans and Portfolios

PLP and Showcase Portfolio

  • Create your Personal Learn Plan
  • Update it monthly
  • Create a Showcase Portfolio in Project Foundry
  • Exhibit your Showcase Portfolio

Credits

.5 each year for a total of 2