Chandler Park Academy High School Graduation Requirements

Chandler Park Academy High School possesses district accreditation from the

AdvancED/North Central Association of Colleges & Schools. 

The Chandler Park Academy District requires both the completion of the State of Michigan Merit Curriculum

and additional graduation requirements as adopted by the Chandler Park Academy Board of Directors.

 

Michigan Merit Curriculum (MMC)

Graduation Requirements

(Effective April 2015)

Chandler Park Academy High School

Graduation Requirements

English Language Arts – 4 Credits

English Language Arts 9      English Language Arts 11

English Language Arts 10   English Language Arts 12

English Language Arts – 4 Credits

English Language Arts 9      English Language Arts 11

English Language Arts 10   English Language Arts 12

Mathematics – 4 credits

 Geometry, Algebra I, Algebra II, one math or

math-related course in final year of high school

 

Mathematics – 4 credits

Geometry, Algebra I, Algebra II, one math or

math-related course in final year of high school

 

Science – 3 Credits

Biology, Chemistry or Physics, one additional

Science credit

 

Science – 4 Credits

Physical Science, Biology, Chemistry  and one additional

Science credit  e.g. Physics, Zoology, Anatomy/Physiology

 

Social Science – 3 credits

World History & Geography, U.S. History &

Geography, .5 credits in both Civics and Economics

 

Social Science – 4 credits

U.S. History, World History, .5 credits in both Govt. and Economics and Social Science Elective e.g. African American History

 

World Language – 2 credits

A student may partially or fully substitute one world language credit with a MDE- approved CTE program or by completing an additional visual or performing arts course.

World Language – 2 credits

A student may partially or fully substitute one world language credit with a MDE- approved CTE program or by completing an additional visual or performing arts course.

Health and Physical Education – 1 credit

Includes both health and physical education or ½ credit in health, plus ½ credit for district approved participation in extracurricular athletics or activities involving physical activity

Health and Physical Education – 1 credit

Includes both health and physical education or  ½ credit in health, plus ½ credit for district approved participation in extracurricular athletics or activities involving physical activity or 2 years of JROTC program as well as 3 years in the Marching Band afterschool program

Visual, Performing and Applied Arts – 1 credit

Visual, Performing and Applied Arts – 1 credit

Online Learning Requirement – A separate online course or learning experience or integrated online experience throughout each MMC course

Online Learning Requirement – A separate online course or learning experience or integrated online experience throughout each MMC course

 

Academic Electives – 3

Including Career and Technical Education courses

200 Community Service  Hours and Service Learning Project – 1 Credit

TOTAL CREDITS: 18 CREDITS REQUIRED GRADUATION

TOTAL CREDITS 24 REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION