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    GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

    New Richmond High School and

    Technical, Two- and Four-Year College/University

     

    NRHS Graduation Requirements

    Two-year Technical/ Community College

    Requirements

    Four-year College/University Requirements

    ENGLISH

    4 years

    4 years

    4 years

    English 9

    Required

    Required

    Required

    English 10

    Required

    Required

    Required

    English 11

    Required

    Required

    Required

    English 12

    Required

    Required

    Required

     

     

     

     

    HEALTH

    1 semester

    HS diploma required

    HS diploma required

     

     

     

     

    MATHEMATICS

    3 years & through Geometry

    3 years & through Geometry

    3 years and through Alg 2

    Pre-Algebra and/or Tech Math

         

    Algebra 1

     

     

    Required

    Geometry

       

    Required

    Integrated Math

     

     

     

    Algebra 2 or Adv. Alg 2

       

    Required

    Pre-Calculus

    +

    +

    Recommended

    AP Calculus AB

    +

    +

    +

    AP Calculus BC

    +

    +

    +

    AP Statistics

    +

    +

    +

     

     

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION

    3 semesters, 1 each year

    HS diploma required

    HS diploma required

     

     

     

     

    SCIENCE

    3 years

    3 years

    Minimum 3 years

    Physical Science

    Required

    Required

    Required

    Biology

    Required

    Required

    Required

    AP Biology

     

     

    +

    Human Anatomy and Physiology

    +

    +

    +

    Chemistry

    +

    (Required for nursing programs)

    Required

    AP Chemistry

     

     

    +

    Physics

     

    (Recommended for nursing programs)

    +

     

    **We also offer a variety of other science classes, including Agriscience courses that meet the third year science requirement.

     

     

     

     

    +

     

     

     

    +

     

     

     

    +

    Choose 1 of the + classes to complete 3 year requirement

    *AP Biology can be substituted for Biology.

    **See course handbook for additional courses.

    SOCIAL STUDIES

    3 years

    3 years

    3 years

    Modern World History

    Required

    Required

    Required

    Survey of American History*

    Required

    Required

    Required

    Economics*

    Required—1 semester

     

    Required

    Civics

    Required—1 semester

     

    Required

    *AP History can be substituted for Survey of American History. AP Micro or Macroeconomics can be substituted for Economics

    WORLD LANGUAGE

    Not required

    Not required

    Required 2 years

    (Varies by program)

     

     

     

     

    ELECTIVE Classes

    Minimum 8 credits

    HS diploma required

    HS diploma required

    Fine Arts

     Not required

     Not required

    Required-1 year (MN public colleges)

    Credit value:  1 semester = ½ credit; 1 year = 1 credit

    Additional credits earned in any curriculum area beyond graduation requirements will go toward elective credits.