High School Diploma

New Learning Resources School District offers one diploma through these two tracks:

 

College Preparatory Track

(24 Credits)  * Required              

 

Career Track

(21 Credits) * Required

 

4 Credits of English

English I – 1.0 *

English II – 1.0 *

English III – 1.0 *

English IV – 1.0 *

 

4 Credits of Math

Transitions to Algebra – 1.0

Algebra I – 1.0 *

Geometry – 1.0 *

Algebra II – 1.0 *

 

 

4 Credits of Science

Biology I – 1.0 *

Biology II – 1.0

Physical Science – 1.0

Chemistry –1.0

Anatomy & Physiology 1.0

Environmental Science 1.0

 

4 Credits History / Social Studies

Mississippi Studies – .5 *

Economics – .5 *

American Government – .5 *

U.S. History – 1.0 *

World History – 1.0 *

Adv World Geography – .5 *

 

 

1 Credit Technology

Integrated Technology – 1.0 *

 

 

.5 Credit Health

Health – .5 *

 

 

1 Credit Foreign Language

Spanish Appreciation I – 1.0 *

 

1 Credit Advanced Elective

Adv World Geography – 1.0

Marketing – 1.0

Second Year Foreign Language – 1.0

Fifth Year Math – 1.0

Fifth Year Lab-Based Science – 1.0

 

3.5 Credits General Electives

Orientation – 1.0 *

Any Approved NLRO Courses – 2.5

1 Credit of Art

Art Appreciation – 1.0

History of Western Theatre-1.0

 

4 Credits of English

English I – 1.0 *

English II – 1.0 *

English III – 1.0 *

English IV – 1.0 *

 

3 Credits of Math

Algebra I – 1.0 *

Survey of Mathematics – 1.0

Business Math – 1.0

Transitions to Algebra – 1.0

Geometry – 1.0

Algebra II – 1.0

3 Credits of Science

Biology I – 1.0 *

Environmental Science – 1.0

Physical Science – 1.0

Chemistry –1.0

Anatomy & Physiology 1.0

 

 

3 Credits History / Social Studies

Mississippi Studies – .5 *

American Government – .5 *

U.S. History – 1.0 *

World History – 1.0

Adv World Geography – .5

Economics – .5

Business and Marketing – 1.0

 

1 Credit Technology

Integrated Technology – 1.0

Career Prep Tech Course  – 1.0

 

.5 Credit Health or Physical Education

Health – .5

Any Phy. Ed. – .5

 

4 Credits Career Technical Electives

Career Prep Courses

Work Based Learning

Trade / Vocational Courses

Vocational / Trade Credentials

Career Entrepreneurship – 1.0

Career Exploration – 1.0

Employability Skills – 1.0

 

2.5 Credits General Electives

Orientation – 1.0 *

Any Approved NLRO Courses – 1.5