•  MHASD Graduation
    Academic Performance
    To graduate from Mount Horeb High School, a student shall complete a minimum of 24 credits.

      

    COURSE CREDIT REQUIREMENTS (effective for class of 2020 and beyond)

    The District has established standard credit requirements for high school graduation. To graduate from Mount Horeb High School, a student shall complete a minimum of 24 credits that includes the following courses and sequencing:

     

    English/Writing Composition

    4 credits

     

    English I

    1 credit

    English II

    1 credit

    American Literature

    0.5 credit

    Writing Elective Course

    0.5 credit

    English Elective Course

    1 credit

    Social Studies

    3 credits

     

    Modern U.S. History

    1 credit

    Foundations of Western Civilization (.5 credit) & Foundations of Non-Western Civilization (.5 credit) OR AP World History (1 credit)

    1 credit

    Social Studies Elective Course

    1 credit

    Mathematics

    3 credits

    Science

    3 credits

     

    Physical Science Course

    1 credit

    Life Science Course

    1 credit

    Science Elective Course

    1 credit

    Physical Education

    1.5 credits

    Health Education

    0.5 credit

    Additional Elective Credits

    9 credits

    Total Credits for Graduation

    24 credits


    CIVICS TEST REQUIREMENT

    In addition, beginning in the 2016-2017 school year, in order to be eligible for a District high school diploma, a student must have taken and successfully completed the state-required civics test while enrolled in the high school grades in the District or, as determined by the administration, in another qualifying school or program.  A student with a disability for whom an individualized education program (IEP) is in effect must also take the civics test, however, his/her graduation shall not be conditioned on the successful completion of the test.