The State required minimum classes for the graduation class of 2013 and beyond. To earn a North Star Diploma:

Course Area Required Number of credits
Language Arts 8 credits/RPR/LPR
Speech 1 credit
Health 1 credit
Math 6 credits/MPR
U.S. History 4 credits
American Government 2 credits
Economics 1 credit
Science* 6 credits (4 lab)
Humanities 2 credits
Core Instructional Classes 29 Credits
Elective Classes 17 Credits
Total 46 Credits

 

North Star Charter School required classes for the graduating class of 2013 and beyond. To be considered for the North Star Diploma of Distinction:

Course Area Required Number of credits
Language Arts 8 credits/RPR/LPR
Speech 1 credit
Math 8 credits/MPR
U.S. History – Survey 2 credits
History of the Americas 4 credits
American Government 2 credits
Economics 1 credit
Science* 8 lab credits
Physical Education/Health 3 credits
World Language (Spanish 8 credits
Theory of Knowledge minimum of 2 credits
Electives 14+ credits
Total Minimum of 61 credits

 

*Science shall include instruction in Biology; Physical Science or Chemistry; Early, Space, Environmental, or approved applied science:

RPR = Reading Proficiency Requirement

LPR = Language Proficiency Requirement

MPR = Math Proficiency Requirement