• High School Graduation Requirements

     

    As Washington state transitions to a new set of graduation requirements for the class of 2019, graduation requirements for different classes are different.  Following is information for each class, including credit and assessment requirements.  Note that in many cases there are multiple options for meeting an assessment requirement, and the student need only pass one of the options listed.
     
    Specific information about each subject's requirements can be found in Board Policy 2410.  Using the Skyward Family Access Grad Requirements tab delineates your child's progress toward the credit requirements

    Washington State information regarding graduation (available in many languages) is available here
     
    The page was updated with the anticipated Board approval of a revised Policy 2410 on August 24, 2017
     
     
     

    Class of 2017

    Credits (1 semester = 0.5 credits)
     
     English   4.0
     Mathematics  3.0
     Social Studies  3.0
     Science  2.0
     Career and Tech Education  1.0
     Fitness (Physical Education)  1.5
     Health  0.5
     Fine Arts  1.0
     Electives  5.0
     Total  21.0
     
    Assessments
     
     English Language Arts (ELA
     Choose one:
    • Smarter Balanced ELA test
    • WA-AIM 
     Mathematics
     Choose one:
    • Algebra 1 EOC Exam
    • Geometry EOC Exam
    • Smarter Balanced math test
    • WA-AIM 
     
    Additional Requirements:
    • High School and Beyond Plan - developed with Counselors over the course of your child's four years at MIHS
    • WA State History - usually met by completing middle school 7th grade Social Studies.

    Class of 2018

    Credits (1 semester = 0.5 credits)
     
     English   4.0
     Mathematics  3.0
     Social Studies  3.0
     Science  2.0
     Career and Tech Education  1.0
     Fitness (Physical Education)  1.5
     Health  0.5
     Fine Arts  1.0
     Electives  5.0
     Total  21.0
     
    Assessments
     
     English Language Arts (ELA
     Choose one:
    • Smarter Balanced ELA test
    • WA-AIM 
     Mathematics
     Choose one:
    • Algebra 1 EOC Exam
    • Geometry EOC Exam
    • Smarter Balanced math test
    • WA-AIM 
     
    Additional Requirements:
    • High School and Beyond Plan - developed with Counselors over the course of your child's four years at MIHS
    • WA State History - usually met by completing middle school 7th grade Social Studies.
     

    Class of 2019 and 2020

    Credits (1 semester = 0.5 credits)
     
     English   4.0
     Mathematics  3.0
     Social Studies  3.0
     Science  3.0
     Career and Tech Education  1.0
     Fitness (Physical Education)  1.5
     Health  0.5
     Fine Arts  2.0
     World Language  2.0
     Electives  4.0
     Total  24.0
     
    Assessments
     
     English Language Arts (ELA
     Choose one:
    • Smarter Balanced ELA test
    • WA-AIM 
     Mathematics
     Choose one:
    • Smarter Balanced math test
    • WA-AIM 
     
    Additional Requirements:
    • High School and Beyond Plan - developed with Counselors over the course of your child's four years at MIHS
    • WA State History - usually met by completing middle school 7th grade Social Studies.
     
     

    Class of 2021 and beyond

    Credits (1 semester = 0.5 credits)
     
     English   4.0
     Mathematics  3.0
     Social Studies  3.0
     Science  3.0
     Career and Tech Education  1.0
     Fitness (Physical Education)  1.5
     Health  0.5
     Fine Arts  2.0
     World Language  2.0
     Electives  4.0
     Total  24.0
     
    Assessments
     
     English Language Arts (ELA
     Choose one:
    • Smarter Balanced ELA test
    • WA-AIM 
     Mathematics
     Choose one:
    • Smarter Balanced math test
    • WA-AIM 
     Science
     Choose one:
    • WA Comprehensive Assessment of Science
    • WA-AIM 
     
    Additional Requirements:
    • High School and Beyond Plan - developed with Counselors over the course of your child's four years at MIHS
    • WA State History - usually met by completing middle school 7th grade Social Studies.