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We want to participate in your success. Class of 2012, 2013. Graduation Requirements 23 credits English: 4 credits Math: 4 credits Science: 4 credits Social Studies: 3 credits Tech/For. Lang./Fine Arts: 3 credits Health/Personal Fitness. West 101.

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Class of 2012 2013
Class of 2012, 2013

Graduation Requirements

  • 23 credits

  • English: 4 credits

  • Math: 4 credits

  • Science: 4 credits

  • Social Studies: 3 credits

  • Tech/For. Lang./Fine Arts: 3 credits

  • Health/Personal Fitness

West 101
West 101

  • 7 period /modified day…50 min/90 min classes…report card every 6 weeks

  • Final Grades posted at the conclusion of the course

  • Credit/Units: Year-long course = 1.0 credit….Half-year course = .50 credit

  • Grading Scale:

    Regular/Honors AP

    A (90 – 100) 4.0 A (90 – 100) 5.0

    B (80 – 89) 3.0 B (80 – 89) 4.0

    C (70 – 79) 2.0 C (70 – 79) 3.0

West 1011
West 101

End of Course Tests Georgia High School Graduation Tests

9th Lit./Comp. Language Arts

Physical Science Math

Biology Writing

Math I (Acc Math I) Science

Math II (Acc Math II) Social Studies

Amer. Lit. * Taken in the Junior year…students must

U.S. History pass all section to earn a diploma


Counts 15% of the Final Grade

HOPE: 3.0 Core GPA (All academic subjects)‏


American Lit

AP Lang.

Adv. Comp.

AP Lit.


Math III with Support

Math III

Accelerated Math III

Acc. Math III & AP Stats

AP Calculus or AP Stats


Math IV

Math IV in Finance

AP Stats

AP Calculus AB

AP Calculus AB/BC

DL Calculus ( GA Tech)



Physical Science or Physics

& 2 additional Science courses

Social studies
Social Studies

US History

AP US History


AP Government

AP Econ

Foreign language
Foreign Language

Spanish I, II, III, IV, AP

French I, II, III, IV, AP

Latin I, II, III, IV

Business communication systems
Business & Communication Systems

Business Education (FBLA)‏

Broadcast Media (TV, Video)‏

Marketing (DECA)‏

Computer Science Technology

Family consumer
Family Consumer

Consumer Science

Culinary Arts




Robotics Team

Arts and humanities
Arts and Humanities

Language (Spanish, French, Latin)‏

Visual Arts (Drawing, Painting, Ceramics)‏

Instrumental (Band)‏

Drama/Theater (Acting)‏

Choral (Chorus)‏

Healthcare sciences
Healthcare Sciences

Intro to Healthcare


Dual enrollment options
Dual Enrollment Options

Move On When Ready (full time at college)

ACCEL (full time or part time core courses)

HOPE only pays for Core Classes

Lanier Tech College Dual Enrollment

HOPE funds for all programs…deadline dates

Pathway honors carrots
Pathway Honors…carrots..

  • Complete 3 courses in a Pathway

  • Pathway Seal of Completion

  • Pathway Seal of Distinction

  • Pathway Medallion


  • Check colleges for admission requirements

  • How motivated are you?

  • Have a plan of attack

  • Push yourself to be the best

  • Stay involved in school activities

  • Leadership opportunities

  • Persistence and Determination

Parent portal
Parent Portal

Teachers are making academic recommendations.

Students/parents will check teacher

recommendations once the Portal opens.

Wednesday, Feb 2nd.

Students/parents will add in electives and 3

alternatives choices into Portal.

Change teacher recommendations using Waiver

Form only.

Portal closes on Friday, Feb 18th.

Course waiver
Course Waiver

If you are completing a Course Waiver Request to

override a teacher recommendation …all Waivers are

due by:

March 25th

Counselor help
Counselor Help

Counselors will be available on a walk-in basis on the following days for scheduling issues and help.

Monday, Feb 14th

Tuesday, Feb 15th

Wednesday, Feb 16th

Hours: 8:00 am to 3:30 pm