Graduation Requirements Class of 2015
Poudre School District has adopted new graduation requirements for the incoming freshman class entering in 2011 and beyond. A total of 240 credits will be required.
Please note that students enrolled in Poudre's IB program fulfill graduation requirements through the prescribed IB course of study.
|Math||30||To include skills in algebra, geometry, data analysis, and statistics|
|Science||30||To include skills in physical, life and earth system sciences|
|Language Arts||40||To include skills in oral expression, and listening, reading for all purposes, writing and composition, research and reasoning|
|Social Studies||25||To include skills in geography, civics, history, economics|
|Humanities||5||To include the cross-cultural study of literature, history, philosophy and comparative religion, visual and performing arts, and cultures|
|World Languages or World Culture||10||To include skills in world languages and/or knowledge & understanding of world cultures|
|Fine and Applied Arts||10||To include skill in developing original products, creating artifacts such as artworks or gourmet foods, performing, and problem solving using critical and creative thinking|
|Wellness||15||To include skills in physical and personal wellness|
|Financial Literacy||5||To include skills in personal finacial literacy as required by Colorado State Statute|
|5||Economics to include skills in micro and/or macro economics|
See curriculum guide for available courses