Welcome to Mr. Knudson's Summit School District Guidance Page.  It is my hope that you will find resources here to assist you in developing your future education and career goals.  At Summit, we desire to have every student find their specific path, and we will do everything that we possibly can to help you collect information that will allow you to succeed.  If there are any questions that you may have, please feel free to contact me.
Kent Knudson
Summit School District
PO Box 791
Summit, SD 57266
(605) 398-6211
kent.knudson@k12.sd.us

 SOUTH DAKOTA HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION 
REQUIREMENTS
As approved by the South Dakota Board of Education in November 2009

4 units of Language Arts must include:
Writing: 1.5 units
Speech or Debate: .5 unit
Literature: 1.5 units (must include .5 unit
American Literature)
Language Arts elective: .5 unit

3 units of Mathematics must include:
Algebra I: 1 unit
Algebra II: 1 unit
Geometry: 1 unit
3 units of Lab Science must include:
Biology: 1 unit
Any Physical Science: 1 unit
Chemistry or Physics: 1 unit

3 units of Social Studies must include:
U.S. History: 1 unit
U.S. Government: .5 unit
World History: .5 unit
Geography: .5 unit

1 unit of any combination of
Approved Career & Technical Education
Capstone Experience or Service Learning
World Language

1 unit of the following:
Fine Arts

.5 units of Personal Finance or Economics

.5 units of Physical Education

.5 units of Health or Health Integration

A student’s personal learning plan must document a minimum of 22 credits that include the above requirements.










Links:

Duel Credit Registration Form

Bullying

Health

Internet Safety

Parenting Resources

FAFSA website:

NCAA information:

The South Dakota Regent Scholar requirements:

Wendy's Heisman Information:

Testing Prep:

Sioux Falls Community Foundation Scholarships

Lucidpress Design Scholarship

Lucidchart Diagramming Scholarship










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