Local Graduation Requirements

Local Graduation Requirements

Total credits = 21 (2020 & beyond = 21.5)
1. English – four credits
2. Math – four credits (must include 1 credit of Algebra II or its equivalent)
3. Science – three credits (must include 1 Biology, 1 Physical & 1 Advanced credit of either)
4. Social Studies – three credits (must include American history and American government and
World history-starting with class of 2021)
5. Health – one half credit
6. Physical Education – one half credit (2 courses at 1⁄4 credit each)
7. Fine Arts – one credit
8. Financial Literacy
9. 60 hrs. of community service required – (class of 2020 & beyond)(one half credit)
10. The remaining credits to meet the required total must be from foreign language, fine arts,
business, career-technical education, family & consumer sciences, technology, agriculture
education or additional units beyond requirements from English, math, science, or social
studies.
11. Meet testing requirements per ODE guidelines on Page 4.
Credits needed for class standing:
Sophomore = 4.5 Junior = 10 Senior = 15 Graduate = 21
(2020 & beyond = 211⁄2)

For more information see GHS Course Guide