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Graduation Requirements

South Carolina Graduation Requirements

24 Credits Required

  • 4 English
  • 4 Math
  • 3 Science – Biology Required
  • 3 Social Studies – US History and Government/Economics Required
  • 1 PE or ROTC
  • 1 Computer Science
  • 1 Career/Technology Elective OR World Language
  • 7 Additional Electives

 

South Carolina Four Year College Requirements

  • 4 English CP Level or Higher
  • 4 Math CP Level or Higher
    • Algebra 1
    • Geometry
    • Algebra 2
    • 4th Higher Level Math
  • 3 Lab Sciences
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Any Science with Biology or Chemistry as a prerequisite
      • Earth Science CP
      • Biology 2, Chemistry 2 or any AP level science
    • 3 Social Studies
    • US History
    • Government/Economics
    • 2 World Languages (3 for Clemson and College of Charleston)
    • 1 PE or ROTC
    • 1 Computer Science
    • 1 Fine Arts

 

**For out of state schools contact the College directly to see their particular admission requirements.

 

 

Promotion Requirements

Promotion to 10th grade

Promotion to 11th grade

Promotion to 12th grade

1 credit of English

2 credits of English

3 credits of English

1 credit of Math

2 credits of Math

1 Credit of Science

3 credits of Math

2 Credits of Science

4 additional credits

7 additional credits

8 additional credits

 

TOTAL = 6 CREDITS

TOTAL=12 CREDITS

TOTAL=16 CREDITS

 

 

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Central High School Elective Choices

 

 

FINE Arts

ART 1  

ART 1: Painting 1

ART 2

ART 3

Band 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Chorus 1 2 3 4 5 6***

Music Appreciation

Piano 1 Class

 

Audio-Visual Technology and Communication

Yearbook Journalism 1, 2
Creative Writing CP 1, 2

Multimedia

 

Academic Electives

Anatomy and Physiology

Black History

Public Speaking

Law Education

Sociology CP

Psychology CP

Teacher Cadet (dual credit, 12th only, rec required)

 

 

Agricultural Science and Technology (CATE)

Agricultural Science & Technology

Agricultural Mechanic & Technology

Small Animal Care (prereq Ag. Science)
Animal Science  (prereq Small Animal Care)

Equipment Operation & Maintenance

 

World Languages

Spanish 1CP, 2CP/H, 3CP/H

 

Health and Human Services (CATE)

Intro to Early Childhood

Early Childhood Education 1, 2

Health Science 1, 2, 3, 4H(Clinicals)

 

Career and Technical Education

Fundamentals of Computing (Computer Science Requirement)

Web Page Design

Advanced Web Page Design

Advertising

Desktop Publishing

Entrepreneurship

Intro to Hospitality

Event & Entertainment Management

Lodging Management

Travel and Tourism Management

Hospitality & Tourism (Work-Based Credit)

Marketing

Marketing Management

Sports and Entertainment Marketing (prereq Marketing)

Electricity 1

Electricity 2

Electricity 3**

Building Construction 1

Building Construction 2

Building Construction 3

 

Physical Education / ROTC

PE 1 (one credit required for graduation)
PE 2 3

PE 4 WTLFT

JROTC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8