Presentation on theme: "Class of th grade Orientation"— Presentation transcript:
1Class of 2018 8th grade Orientation KentridgeIt’s a great day to be a Charger!Class of 20188th grade Orientation
2Graduation Requirements 23 CREDITSCompletion of Washington State History (middle school)COMPLETION OF THE CULMINATING PROJECTPASS ALL REQUIRED COMPONENTS OF THE STATE ASSESSMENT
34 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
43 credits of Social Studies Honors Social Studies9th gradeHonors Social Studies (AP Human Geography)10th gradeUS HistoryAP US History11th gradeCivicsAP Government & Politics12th grade
59th 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
69th 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
71.5 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.
81 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
91 credit Art = 2 art classes Any class in the fine, visual or performing arts:MusicCeramicsDramaDraw PaintPhotographyCommercial ArtGraphic Art
106 credits Electives = 12 elective classes Any credits earned above the required classes will automatically be counted as an elective.
11Your 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
12You 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.
13Sample Schedule1st English 2nd Science 3rd Social Studies 4th Elective & Lunch 5th Math 6th Elective
14We 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