Academic Information & Graduation Requirements

  • ACADEMIC RESOURCES AT STAGG HIGH SCHOOL

    DISTRICT 230 COURSE CATALOG & PLANNING GUIDE

     Below are the graduation requirements for students at Stagg High School. 

    AREAS OF STUDY

    Required Credits

    English

    4.0

    Mathematics

    One year credit must be Math 1 and one year credit must be Math 2.

    3.0

    Science

    2.0

    American Government

    0.5

    U.S. History

    1.0

    Social Studies elective

    0.5

    Health

    0.5

    Consumer Education

    The Consumer Education requirement may be fulfilled by completing Consumer Economics, General Business, Economics or AP Microeconomics.

    0.5

    Art, World Language, Music, Business, Applied Tech or Family and Consumer Science

    1.0

    Electives

    5

    Physical Education

    3.5

    Constitution Exam

    MUST PASS

    A passing grade in American Government indicates successful completion of the Constitution requirement.

    MUST PASS

    Writing Intensive Course

    Two courses must be approved as "Writing Intensive Courses" - one must be an English course and one may be provided as part of approved course (this does not increase the number of required courses).

    2.0

    Service Learning

    The Service Learning requirement allows students the opportunity to enrich and extend their learning through recognition of the needs of their schools and communities.

    25 hours

    NOTE - English and Math courses are sequential and each is designed as a prerequisite for the next course in the sequence. Students failing a course in Math or English MUST REPEAT the course successfully before continuing in the sequence. Summer School is the best option to make up these types of deficiencies.