Diploma Pathways

Career Pathway Option

21 Credits

 

Traditional Pathway Option

24 Credits minimum

26 (w/ entering 9th 2013-14 & after)

 

District Pathway Option

21 Credits minimum

Graduation Requirements

Required

Subjects

Graduation Requirements

Required

Subjects

Graduation Requirements

Required

Subjects

 

4 Credits of English

 

3 Credits of Math

 

3 Credits of Science

 

3 Credits of Social Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

½ Credit of Health/Physical Education

 

 

 

 

1 Credit of Integrated Technology

 

 

 

 

4 Credits of Career & Technical Education Electives and

2 ½ Credits of Electives

 

English I, English II

 

Algebra I

 

Biology I

 

1 U. S. History

½ U.S. Government

½ Mississippi Studies

 

 

 

 

½ Comprehensive Health,

½ Family and Individual Health, or ½ Physical Education

 

 

 

Computer Discovery, ICT II, 9th STEM, or Computer Applications and Keyboarding

 

 

 

From Student’s Program of Study

 

 

4 Credits of English

 

4 Credits of Math

 

4 Credits of Science

 

4 Credits of Social Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

½ Credit of Health

 

 

 

½ Credit of Physical Education

 

1 Credit of Business & Technology

 

 

 

1 Credit of Art

 

5 Credits of Electives

7 Credit Electives (9th grade 2013-14 & thereafter)

 

 

 

English I, English II

 

Algebra I

 

Biology I

 

1 World History

1 U. S. History

½ Geography

½ U. S. Government

½ Economics

½ Mississippi Studies

 

½ Comprehensive Health or

½ Family and Individual Health

 

 

Computer Discovery, ICT II, 9th STEM, or Computer Applications and Keyboarding

 

 

 

 

 

4 Credits of English

 

4 Credits of Math

 

3 Credits of Science

 

 

3 Credits of Social Studies

 

 

 

 

 

½ Health

 

 

 

1 Business & Technology

 

 

 

 

1 The Arts

 

 

 

 

 

4 ½ Electives

 

 

 

 

 

 

English I, English II

 

Algebra I

 

Biology I

 

 

1 World History

1 U. S. History

½ U. S. Government

½ Economics or

 

 

Comprehensive Health

or Family and Individual Health

 

 

Computer Discovery, ICT II, 9th STEM, or ½ Computer Applications and 1/2  Keyboarding

 

Any approved 500 course or completion of 2 course sequence for Computer Graphics Technology I and II

 

 

 

Subject Area Tests

The Subject Area Testing Program (SATP) consists of four academic, end-of-course tests (Algebra I, Biology I, English II, and U.S. History from 1877). A passing score in each of the four subject-area tests is required.