RFSD Graduation Requirements
Minimum Graduation Requirements, per the Roaring Fork School District (for the full document, click here):
Note: Five credits = one semester. 10 credits = one year.
Complete 30 high school English credits (levels 1-3 or higher) or demonstrate competency equivalent to level 3 or college readiness. Students must enroll in 10 credits of English every year.
30 credits (three years) including the study of:
a) 10 credits of history, including U.S. or World History
b) 5 credits of Civics
c) 5 credits Geography
Complete 30 high school mathematics credits (Integrated Mathematics levels 1-2 or higher) or demonstrate competency equivalent to level 2 or college readiness. Students must enroll in 10 credits of mathematics every year through 11th grade.
Complete 30 credits including physical and biological science
Starting with the Class of 2023, these are the new Science requirements:
Complete 30 credits including aa minimum of:
a) 5 credits of Physics
b) 5 credits of Chemistry
c) 5 credits Environmental science, and
d) 5 credits of Life science.
20 of these credits must be lab based (defined as instructional activities conducted by the faculty which require student participation, experimentation, observation, or practice).
10 credits including Beginning Physical Education
10 credits (e.g. Art, Music, Drama)
Complete an approved capstone project