Graduation Requirements

Requirements for a Central Decatur HS Diploma

Subject Required Years / Credits
English* 4 years / 8 credits
Mathematics 3 years / 6 credits
Social Studies** 3 years / 6 credits
Science*** 3 years / 6 credits
Physical Education 4 years / 4 credits
Electives 20 credits
Total 50 credits

*Must include English I (1 year) and English II (1 year).

**Must include American History (1 year), Government (1/2 year), and Personal Finance (1/2 year).

***Must include General Science (1 year) and Biology (1 year).

 

Recommended Course Selection

Ninth Grade / Freshman Year

  • English I
  • Math
  • American History
  • General Science
  • Physical Education

Tenth Grade / Sophomore Year

  • English II
  • Math
  • Social Studies
  • Biology
  • Physical Education

Eleventh Grade / Junior Year

  • English
  • Math
  • Science
  • Physical Education

Twelfth Grade / Senior Year

  • English
  • Government & Personal Finance
  • Physical Education