COEUR D'ALENE SCHOOL DISTRICT REQUIREMENTSThe following graduation requirements beginning with the class of 2013.
1. Math & Science requirement is 3 years each. One year (2 credits) of Math shall be taken in the student’s senior year & @ least 2 years (4 credits) of Science will be laboratory-based.
2. Credits required for graduation will be 46 for the class of 2013 and beyond.
3. A Senior Project will be required for graduation. A Senior Project sub-committee is creating district guidelines include, but are not necessarily limited to, a research paper & an oral presentation.
4. Beginning with the class of 2013, a student must take one of the required college entrance exams, (SAT/ACT/COMPASS) during a student’s junior year to meet graduation requirements.
Freshman English: 2
Sophomore English: 2
Junior English: 2
Senior English: 2
Speech Arts (Speech, Media, Debate): 1
Algebra 1, (or Algebra based course): 2
Geometry, (or Geometry based course): 2
Mathematics of the student’s choice: 2
(2 of the 6 credits must be taken in grade 12)
Earth, space, environment, or applied science:2
(4 of the credits must be laboratory based)
Social Studies: 5
US History: 2
American Government: 2
World History: 2
Fine or Performing Arts, Foreign Language, etc.: 2
Senior Project: 1
Total Required Credits: 34
Total Elective Credits: 12
Total Credits: 46