gradrequirements

For students graduating in 2017 the graduation requirements include:

  • 4 credits of English
  • 4 credits of Math (including Algebra 2 equivalent)
  • 3 credits of Science
  • 3 credits of Social Studies
  • 1/2 a credit of Health
  • 1/2 a credit of Physical Education
  • 5 credits of elective
  • Fine Art Requirement - all students must complete a full year of fine art between 7th and 12th grade
  • Financial Literacy Requirement - all students must select a course to meet this requirement which includes: Financial Algebra, Personal Financial Management, Economics & Financial Literacy and IB Social Studies classes
  • Pass all sections of the OGT

For students graduating in 2018 and beyond the graduation requirements (shown in attached chart) include:

Worthington district administrators created a video to help students and parents better understand the new graduation requirements.  Be sure to check it out!

  • 4 credits of English
  • 4 credits of Math (including Algebra 2 equivalent)
  • 3 credits of Science
  • 3 credits of Social Studies
  • 1/2 a credit of Health
  • 1/2 a credit of Physical Education
  • 5 credits of elective
  • Fine Art Requirement - all students must complete a full year of fine art between 7th and 12th grade
  • Financial Literacy Requirement - all students must select a course to meet this requirement which includes: Financial Algebra, Personal Financial Management, Economics & Financial Literacy and IB Social Studies classes
  • Take 7 End of Course Exams: English 1, English 2, Math 1, Math 2, Biology, American History, and American Government
  • Meet one of the following:
    • Earn cumulative passing score on 7 end of course exams of 18 points overall
      • at least 4 points must come from English
      • at least 4 points must come from Math
      • at least 6 points must come from Science and Social Studies
    • Earn a "Remediation Free" score on the ACT or SAT
    • Earn a State Board of Education approved, industry-recognized credential or a state issued license for practice in a career and achieve a score that demonstrates workforce readiness and employability on a job skills assessment