KY State Graduation Requirements:
The state of Kentucky has a set list of courses that students must take to be eligible for graduation.
These requirements are:
- 4 credits of English (English 1, 2, 3, 4)
- 3 credits of Mathematics (Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2)
- *4 credits of Math are required for students who entered high school in 2019 and after
- 3 credits of Social Studies (Civics, World Civ, U.S. History)
- 3 credits of Science (Intro to Physics, Biology, Chemistry)
- and 11 credits of Electives (2 of which STEAM requires to be a World Language Level 1 & 2)
26 Credits Total
*10 credits of electives required for Students who entered high school in 2019 and after
*In 2010 a new KY law regarding Math went into effect. All students must take a math class every year. For some students, the fourth year of Math will count as an elective.