Graduation Requirements for Future Ready Core

 Subject Area Units


 4 English Units

 English I, II, III, IV
English I, II, III, AP English
 4 Mathematics Units
 Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II
a 4th math course aligned with the student's post high school plans
Note: At the request of a parent and with counseling provided at the school, the student will be able to opt out of this math sequence; alternative math sequences include Algebra I and Geometry or Integrated Math I and II and two other application-based math courses
 3 Science Units
an Earth/Environmental Science
a Physical Science

 3 Social Studies Units

 World History
Civics and Economics
US History
 Entering Classes 2009-2010 & 2010-2011 
1 Physical Education Unit (0.5 state and 0.5 local)
0.5 Health Unit
Entering Classes 2011-2012 & beyond
0.5 Health Unit & 0.5 PE Unit
 Physical Education
Note: PE may not be taken as a correspondence or on-line course
 6 Elective Units
North Carolina requires at least 6 elective units
 Two electives must be in Career & Technical Education (CTE), Arts Education or World Languages.  One elective must be Arts Education or CTE (local requirement).
It is recommended that all students will complete a four-course concentration focused on student interests and postsecondary goals through a rigorous, in-depth and linked study.  Students in an alternative math sequence are required to complete a four-course concentration.
* See your counselor for more details/information.
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