• Graduation Requirements:  Class of 2017 and Beyond
    Required Credits and Coursework

    English — 4.0 credits
    English 9 or Honors English 9 1.0 cr
    English 10 or Honors English 10 1.0 cr
    English 11 or AP English Lang. & Comp 1.0 cr
    English 12 electives or AP English Lit. & Comp 1.0 cr

    Social Studies — 3.0 credits
    World History 1* 0.5 cr
    World History 2 & 3 or AP World History 1.0 cr
    U.S. History or AP U.S. History 1.0 cr
    Senior Civics 0.5 cr

    Science — 3.0 credits
    Integrated Physical Science (IPS) or Honors IPS** 1.0 cr
    Biology or Honors Biology 1.0 cr
    Lab Science elective 1.0 cr

    Mathematics — 3.0 credits
    Algebra 1 1.0 cr
    Geometry 1.0 cr
    Algebra 2 or approved CTE 3rd Math credit 1.0 cr

    Fine, Visual or Performing Arts. 1.0 cr

    Health & Physical Education — 2.0 credits
    Health. 0.5 cr
    P.E. electives 1.5 cr

    Occupational Education 1.0 cr

    World Languages 1.0 cr

    Electives 4.5 cr

    TOTAL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22.5 cr

    Additional Graduation Requirements

    • Washington State History

    The Washington State History requirement is satisfied
    with a passing grade in 7th grade WA State History.
    Students transferring from other districts without
    equivalent coursework must satisfy this requirement
    through equivalent high school coursework.

    • Community Service

    40 Hours

    • Senior Culminating Project

    * For the class of 2016 ONLY at Shorewood, the 9th grade
    social studies course will be a semester (0.5) of World
    Geography. For classes of 2017+, the 9th grade Social
    Studies requirement will be a semester (0.5) of World
    History 1.

    ** Students who take and pass the IPS Challenge Test must
    substitute another Lab Science Elective to fulfill the
    graduation requirement in science.

    Directed Studies Students

    Graduation requirements for all Special Education students are determined by the contents of the student’s Individual Education Plan.

    Tests Required for Graduation
    Class of Subject Test
    2015 ELA Choose 1:

     

    • Reading AND Writing HSPE*
    • ELA Washington Alternate Assessment System (WAAS) Portfolio
    Math Choose 1:

     

    • Algebra 1/Integrated Math 1 EOC exam
    • Geometry/Integrated Math 2 EOC exam
    • Math Washington Alternate Assessment System (WAAS) Portfolio
    2016 ELA Choose 1:

     

    Math Choose 1:

     

    2017 & 2018 ELA Choose 1:

     

    Math Choose 1:

     

    Science Choose 1:

     

    2019 ELA Choose 1:

     

    Math Choose 1:

     

    Science Choose 1: