Dardanelle Public Schools

Dardanelle Public Schools
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Graduation Requirements

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
English - I, II, III, IV
Math - 4 Credits
Science - 3 Credits (4 Recommended)
American Government/Economics/Financial Literacy
American History
World History
P.E. and Health - One Credit
Computers - One Half Credit
Fine Arts - One Half Credit
Speech - One Half Credit
Critical Reading - One Half Credit
Achieve a passing score on the state required civics exam
 
22 Credits Minimum
GRADING SCALE
A = 90-100
B = 80-89
C = 70-79
D = 60-69
F = Below 60
Rank and GPA are based on 4.0 Scale. Law requires AP courses to be weighted as 5. 
 
ADVANCED PLACEMENT COURSES OFFERED:
AP U. S. History
AP World History
AP Government
AP Calculus
AP Biology
AP Language and Composition
AP Music Theory
 
CONCURRENT CREDIT COURSES OFFERED:
   English (Pre-requisite grade "C" or better in AP English, Score of "2 or better" on the National Exam, and ACT 21 in both English/Reading)
World History  (Pre-requisite grade "C" or better in AP English, Score of "2 or better" on the National Exam, and ACT 21 in both English/Reading)
College Math/Algebra (Pre-requisite of ACT 19 in Math)
College Algebra/Trig (Pre-requisite of ACT 22 in Math)
 
VOCATIONAL MAJORS OFFERED:
Auto Technician
Computer Engineering
Construction Technician
EMT
Criminal Justice
Micro-Computers
Health Science Technology
Culinary Arts
Business Information Technology
Accounting
Family and Consumer Science
JROTC
Metal Fabrication
 
SPECIAL PROGRAMS:
Alternative Learning Environment
ELL Program
Special Education Program
EAST Program
Tutoring Before/After School
Gifted Program
 
CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS
FCCLA
Spanish Club
Student Council
Art Club
History Club
Cheerleaders
Beta Club
French Club
FBLA
Band
Forensics
Quiz Bowl
Cultural Heritage Club
Science Club
Choir
Crown Club
Yearbook
Color Guard
Shooting Club