Maquoketa High School

Maquoketa Middle School

Briggs Elementary

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Cardinal Elementary

Cardinal Students In Action

 

Graduation Requirements

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

In order to graduate from Maquoketa High School, a student will need to earn 27 units.

4 Credits (eight semesters) of English

Grade  9 – English 9 or Language Arts 9 – 1 Credit

Grade 10 – English 10 or Language Arts 10 – 1 Credit

Grade 11- English 11 or Language Arts 11–1 Credit

Grade 9-12 – English Elective – 1 Credit

3 Credits (six semesters) of Mathematics

Grade 9 – Algebra I  – 1 Credits

Grade 10-12 – Four semesters of Mathematics – 2 Credits

3 Credits (six semesters) of Sciences

Grade  9 – Earth Science – 1 Credit

Grade 10-12 – Four semesters of science electives – 2 Credits

3 Credits (six semesters) of Social Sciences

Grade  9 – Global Cultures – 1 Credits

Grade 11 – U S  History – 1 Credits

Grade 12 – Government – .5 Credits

Grade 9-12 – Social Science Elective – .5 Credit

.5 Credit (one semester) of Health Education

Grade 9-10 – Health Education – .5 Credit

2 Credits of Physical Education

Grade 9-12 – One semester per year – 2 Credits

11.5 Credits (twenty-three semesters) of Electives

Grade 9-12 – Any elective courses available at that grade level – 11.5 Credits