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Challis High School Graduation Requirements

 

 

Challis High School Graduation Requirements

Class of 2023 and Beyond ->

Subject Area

*** In order to graduate from Challis High School a student must earn 48 credits from an accredited system. The class requirements for those credits are indicated below.

English

8

9th, 10th, 11th, 12th Literature and Comprehension or (Dual Credit English 101 and 102)

Speech

1

Mathematics

6

*Algebra I (A and B), * Geometry (A and B), Algebra II, Advanced Math, Business Math, Calculus, Dual Credit Computer Science Principles (Students must take an Algebra (A and B) and Geometry (A and B) (students must take math their junior year)

Science

6

Physical Science OR Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, Earth and Space Science, Forestry Science and Equine Science, Animal Science and Wildlife Science, Agricultural Science in the Modern World (As per state requirements: students must have two lab sciences in order to graduate) (All sciences at CHS are lab sciences) (science can be taken through CHS or IDLA or otherwise)

Social Studies

7

U.S. History 10(A and B), U.S. History 11(A and B), Consumer Economics (1 semester), and American Government (A and B)

Humanities

4

9th World History (A and B), plus two more semesters of Humanities (music, art or foreign language) Art, Chorus, Band. Humanities, (or other classes Humanities through IDLA or otherwise)

Health/Wellness

2

9th Health (1 semester) and Senior Lifetime Sports (1 semester, taken sr. year)

Technology

1

9th Computers (1 semester)

Senior Project

1

Electives

12

TOTAL

48

                               9th Grade                                                           10th Grade

Semester 1                   Semester 2                    Semester 1                   Semester 2

9th Lit. & Comp.

9th Lit. & Comp.

10th Lit. & Comp.

10th Lit. & Comp.

Math

Math

Math

Math

Science

Science

Science

Science

Health/9th Computers

9th Computers/ Health

U.S. History 10

U.S. History 10

9th World History

9th World History

Elective or Humanities

Elective or Humanities

Elective or Humanities

Elective or Humanities

Elective

Elective

Elective

Elective

Elective

Elective

                               11th Grade                                                           12th Grade

Semester 1                   Semester 2                   Semester 1                         Semester 2

11th Lit. & Comp.

11th Lit. & Comp.

12 Lit. & Comp. or (DC)

12 Lit. & Comp. or (DC)

Math  (required as Jr.)

Math (required as Jr.)

Math (if college bound)

Math (if college bound)

Science 

Science 

(Science if college bound)

(Science if college bound)

Careers / Speech

Speech /Careers

Senior Project

Elective

U.S. History 11

U.S. History 11

American Government

American Government

Elective or Humanities

Elective or Humanities

Sr. Lifetime Sports

Consumer Economics

Elective

Elective

Elective

Elective

*** Students must also take all ISAT”s and give their best effort in their completion.

*** 2020 Update*** Students who have the highest G.P.A. in their course work throughout high school are considered Valedictorian and Salutatorian respectively. Starting with the Class of 2024, students must also have earned the Challis High School Academic Achievement Diploma in order to be considered for Valedictorian and Salutatorian at graduation.