• Graduations Requirements

    Mountain Brook High School

    Standard Diploma

    J16m

     

     

    Beginning with the class of 2017, in order to earn an Alabama High School Diploma from Mountain Brook High School, students must take a course which includes an online experience AND meet the following requirements:

     

                                                                                                                                        Credits

    English Language Arts.......................................................................................................... 4

    Four credits to include the equivalent of:

    English 9................................................................... 1

                            English 10................................................................. 1

                            English 11................................................................. 1

                            English 12................................................................. 1

     

    Mathematics.......................................................................................................................... 4

    Four credits to include the equivalent of:

                            Algebra I............................................................ 1 or 2           

                            Geometry.................................................................. 1

                            Algebra II…………………………………………1

                            Additional Math Courses ……………………..1

     

    Science................................................................................................................................. 4

                Four credits to include the equivalent of:

                            Biology..................................................................... 1

                            A Physical Science.................................................... 1

                            Additional Science Courses………………… 2

     

    Social Studies....................................................................................................................... 4

                Four credits to include the equivalent of:

                            World History............................................................ 1

                            U.S. History............................................................... 2

                            Government............................................................ 1/2

                            Economics............................................................. 1/2

    Physical Education............................................................................................................... 1

    Health Education................................................................................................................ 1/2

    Career Preparedness………………………………………………………………….1

    Career Technical Course, Fine Arts, or Foreign Language*…………………...3

    Electives.......................................................................................................................... 2 1/2

         

     

    TOTAL ................................................................................................................................ 24

     

     

    *Three courses must be from the Career Technical Education, Fine Arts, or Foreign Language, either all from one area of any combination of the three. 

     

     

    Adopted:  July 13, 2009

    Revised:  March 4, 2013