• GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

     

    In accordance with the Ohio CORE Graduation Requirements, all students need to complete the following minimum credit requirements adopted by the Cardington-Lincoln Board of Education:  

     

    English

    4 credits of English

    Math

    4 credits including:

    1. Algebra I
    2. Geometry
    3. Algebra II
    4. Fourth math credit

    Science

    3 credits including: 

    1. 1 credit of Physical Science 
    2. 1 credit of Life Science 
    3. 1 credit of advanced science

    Social Studies

    3 credits including:

    1. 1 credit of American History
    2. 1 credit of American Government
    3. .5 credit of World History
    4. .5 credit of history elective

    Health

    1. .5 credit

    Physical Education

    1. .5 credit

    Economics & Financial Literacy

    (Students must receive instruction in economics and financial literacy in high school for the class of 2021 and beyond)

    1. .5 credit of either Economics & Financial Literacy, Fundamentals of Financial Services, or equivalent course.


    Electives

    8 elective credits including:

    1. .25 Transitions to Careers
    2. .25 THRIVE
    3. .5 College and Career Readiness
    4. 1 credit of fine arts (earned in 9th-12th grade; or two semesters passed in 7th-8th grade)

    Total Credits Needed for Graduation

    23 credits