Students must have 24.5 credits to graduate and receive their diploma.  Students must have 23.5 credits to participate in graduation and a diploma awarded after completing 24.5 credits. 

Content Area

SHHS
Qualifies students for admission to Kansas community colleges and technical schools and Washburn University.

Kansas Regents Universities Qualified Admissions Curriculum Qualifies students for admission to Kansas Regents Universities

Kansas Scholars Curriculum Qualifies students for admission to Kansas Regents Universities and for state sponsored scholarships; funding not guaranteed

English

4 Credits
1 Freshman English
1 Sophomore English
1 Junior English
1 Senior English

4 Credits
1 credit each year
(1/2 credit may be speech)

4 Credits
Same as Qualified Admissions Curriculum

Science

3 Credits
1 Biology

1 Electives

1/2 Integrated Science A

1/2 Integrated Science B (Or 1 sem of Physics)

3 Credits
1 Biology
1 Chemistry or Physics
1 Elective except Astronomy or Humans and the Environment

3 Credits
1 Biology
1 Chemistry
1 Physics
A fourth year of science is recommended.

Math

3 Credits
Selected from Shawnee Heights mathematics courses.

3 Credits
3 units at or above the level of Algebra I or Math I taken during the 9th through 12th grades AND students must score a  22 in Math on the  ACT OR
4 Credits
4 units at or above the level of Algebra I taken during the 9th through 12th grades with one taken in the graduating year.

*A semester of College Algebra will count as 1 credit.

4 Credits
1 Algebra I* or Math I
1 Geometry or Math II
1 Algebra II or Math III
1 credit beyond Algebra II or Math III
*Algebra taken in the 8th grade is accepted.

Social Studies

3 Credits 
1 US History
1/2 US Government
1 and 1/2 electives

3 Credits
1 US History
1/2 US Government
1/2 World History or World Geography
1 elective

3 Credits
1 US History
1/2 US Government
1/2 World History or World Geography
1 elective

Foreign Language

 

2 Credits
(Same Language)

Physical Education

1 Credit
1/2 Teen Topics or NJROTC
1/2 activity class

1 Credit
1/2 Teen Topics or NJROTC
1/2 activity class

1 Credit
1/2 Teen Topics or NJROTC
1/2 activity class

Fine Arts

1 Credit

1 Credit

1 Credit

Elective Credits

9.5 Credits

9.5 Credits with 3 Credits from the following: English, Math, Natural Science, Social Science, Fine Arts, Computer/Information Systems, Foreign Language, Personal Finance, Speech, Debate, Forensics, Journalism, Career and Technical Education

6.5 Credits

 

Graduation Credits Check Sheet 

CONTENT
AREA

SHHS DIPLOMA
24.5 Total Credits

KANSAS REGENTS UNIVERSITIES
QUALIFIED ADMISSIONS
CURRICULUM

KANSAS SCHOLARS CURRICULUM

LANGUAGE ARTS

4 Credits
1 Freshman English
1 Sophomore English
1 Junior English
1 Senior English
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    

4 Credits
1 credit each year
(excludes debate, journalism, and theater)

½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    

4 Credits
1 credit each year
(excludes debate, journalism, and theater)

½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    

SCIENCE

3 Credits
1 Biology
2 Elective

½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½       

3 Credits
1 Biology
1 Chemistry or Physics
1 Elective
½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½       

3 Credits
1 Biology
1 Chemistry
1 Physics
½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½      

MATHEMATICS

3 Credits
Selected from SH Math courses

½     ½     ½
½     ½     ½

3 Credits or 4 Credits
See requirements on previous page
3 units at or above the level of Algebra I  or Math I taken during the 9th through 12th grades
½     ½     ½      ½
½     ½     ½      ½

4 Credits
1 Algebra I or Math I
1 Geometry or Math II
1 Algebra II or Math III
1 credit beyond Algebra II
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    

SOCIAL STUDIES

3 Credits
1 US History
1/2 US Government
1 and 1/2 elective


½     ½     ½
½     ½     ½

3 Credits
1 US History
1/2 US Government
1/2 World History, World Geography, or International Relations
1 Elective
½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½

3 Credits
1 US History
1/2 US Government
1/2 World History, World Geography, or International Relations
1 Elective
½     ½     ½
½     ½     ½

FOREIGN
LANGUAGE

   

2 Credits
(Same Language)
½     ½     ½     ½   

PHYSICAL
EDUCATION

1 Credit
1/2 Teen Topics or NJROTC
1/2 activity class

1 Credit
1/2 Teen Topics or NJROTC
1/2 activity class

1 Credit
1/2 Teen Topics or NJROTC
1/2 activity class

FINE ARTS

1 Credit
½     ½

1 Credit
½     ½

1 Credit
½     ½

ELECTIVE
CREDITS

9.5 Credits
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½    

9.5 Credits
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½    

6.5 Credits
½     ½     ½     ½    
½     ½     ½     ½   
½     ½     ½     ½   
½  

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