Presentation on theme: "Class of th grade Orientation"— Presentation transcript:
1 Class of 2018 8th grade Orientation KentridgeIt’s a great day to be a Charger!Class of 20188th grade Orientation
2 Graduation Requirements 23 CREDITSCompletion of Washington State History (middle school)COMPLETION OF THE CULMINATING PROJECTPASS ALL REQUIRED COMPONENTS OF THE STATE ASSESSMENT
3 4 credits of English 9th grade 11th grade 10th grade 12th grade Core Honors9th grade10th gradeAP English Language and Composition11th gradeCollege Composition & LiteratureAP English Literature and Composition12th grade
4 3 credits of Social Studies Honors Social Studies9th gradeHonors Social Studies (AP Human Geography)10th gradeUS HistoryAP US History11th gradeCivicsAP Government & Politics12th grade
5 9th grade 10th grade 11th grade 12th grade 3 credits of Math Algebra 1-29th gradeGeometry10th gradeAlgebra 3-411th gradeWA 4 year Colleges require math in senior year12th grade
6 9th grade 10th grade 11th grade 12th grade 3 credits of Science Integrated 1-2Integrated 3-4 (Honors track)9th gradeIntegrated 3-4Chemistry (Honors track)10th gradeOptional science choices:Chemistry, Chemistry in the Community, Physics, AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Physics, Astronomy, Oceanography ,Auto Tech, Culinary Arts Prep, Sports Medicine11th gradeColleges highly recommend science all 4 years, requiring either Chemistry or Physics.12th grade
7 1.5 credits of P.E. and .5 Health P.E. courses can be taken anytime during the 4 years. Classes offered are: P.E. 9, Cooperative Team Sports, Aerobics/Fitness, Food and fitness, Weight Training.Students may waive the P.E. requirement for religious, athletic, health, or academic reasons.Health: Core classes take in 10th grade for semester. Honors classes will need to take 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.
8 1 credit Occupational Education = 2 Occ Ed classes Family and Consumer ScienceTechnical and Applied ProgramsBusiness EducationComputer ProgrammingCommercial Art I and IIGraphic ArtsYearbookPhoto I and IIPeer Tutoring
9 1 credit Art = 2 art classes Any class in the fine, visual or performing arts:MusicCeramicsDramaDraw PaintPhotographyCommercial ArtGraphic Art
10 6 credits Electives = 12 elective classes Any credits earned above the required classes will automatically be counted as an elective.
11 Your Registration Packet Time line & Zero hour classesRegistration formPlease circle classes (Core or Honors English, Social Studies, Science, Math, 2 Electives)You MUST put in 3 alternates that you would want to takeHave parents sign form
12 You must sign up for 6 credits Full year classes will not be changed at the semesterChoose your alternate classes wisely- we will not change your schedule if you get one of your alternate courses.
13 Sample Schedule1st English 2nd Science 3rd Social Studies 4th Elective & Lunch 5th Math 6th Elective
14 We will return for Online registration Meeker- Monday, March 3Northwood Tuesday, March 4Bring your SIGNED registration form on these daysParent night Wednesday, February 26th at 7:00pm
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