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Graduation Requirements

 

Students and/or counselors can choose between two Diploma Pathways: Standard or District. Use the tabs below for information about the specific graduation requirements, credits, and classes required for each. Note that a student may not transfer more than 75% of credits required for graduation in either program into NLRO.

Each student graduating with a Standard Pathway from New Learning Resources Online is required to complete 24 Carnegie units. Students must successfully complete their prescribed courses with 60% or higher. Once a student has successfully completed all prescribed courses, New Learning Resources Online will mail a diploma to the student.

In the Standard Pathway Diploma, you must have received 24 credits to graduate in the following subjects, as outlined below:

*=Required  

 

4 Credits of English

  • CCR English I – 1.0 *
  • CCR English II – 1.0 *
  • CCR English III – 1.0 *
  • CCR English IV – 1.0 *

4 Credits of Math

  • CCR Algebra I – 1.0 *
  • CCR Geometry – 1.0 *
  • Any approved NLRO courses – 2.0

3 Credits of Science

  • Foundations of Biology – 1.0 *
  • Any approved NLRO courses – 2.0 

3.5 Credits of Social Studies

  • Mississippi Studies – .5 *
  • U.S. Government – .5 *
  • U.S. History – 1.0 *
  • World History – 1.0 *
  • Any approved NLRO course – .5

1 Credit of Computer Education

  • Computer Applications – 1.0 *

.5 Credit of Health

  • Any approved NLRO course – .5

1 Credit of The Arts

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 1.0

.5 Credit of P.E.

  • Any approved NLRO course – .5

1.0 Credit of CCR/Trade

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 1.0

Note Taking & Study Skills

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 2.0

3.5 Credits of Electives

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 3.5

2.0 Credits of Orientation

Each student graduating with a District Pathway Diploma from New Learning Resources Online is required to complete 22 Carnegie units. Students must successfully complete their prescribed courses with 60% or higher. Once a student has successfully completed all prescribed courses, New Learning Resources Online will mail a diploma to the student.

In the District Pathway Diploma, you must have received 22 credits to graduate in the following subjects, as outlined below:

*=Required  

 

1 Credit of Art

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 1.0

4 Credits of English

  • English I – 1.0 *
  • English II – 1.0 *
  • Any approved NLRO courses – 2.0

3 Credits of Math

  • CCR Algebra I – 1.0 *
  • OL CCR Geometry – 1.0 *
  • Any approved NLRO courses – 1.0

3 Credits of Science

  • Foundations of Biology – 1.0 *
  • Any approved NLRO courses – 2.0

3 Credits of Social Studies

  • Mississippi Studies – .5 *
  • U.S. Government – .5 *
  • U.S. History – 1.0 *
  • World History – 1.0 *

.5 Credit of Health

  • Comprehensive Health – .5 *

1 Credit of Technology

  • Technology Foundations – 1.0 *

4.5 Credits of Electives

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 4.5

Note Taking & Study Skills

  • Any approved NLRO courses – 2.0

2.0 Credits of Orientation

 

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