4.0 units English/Language Arts
3.0 units Mathematics
(This includes courses at or above the level of Algebra 1)
3.0 units Science
(This includes content and laboratory studies in the physical, biological and chemical sciences)
3.0 units Social Studies
1 unit of U.S. History
1 unit of World History, World Geography or World Studies
1 unit of Urban Citizenship (grade 9-10) or
0.5 units of American Government and
0.5 units of Economics (grade 11-12)
1.5 units Physical Education
1.0 units Fine Arts
0.5 units Health
0.5 units Community Service, Learning Service experience, online course, or service learning
5.5 units Electives
22 units TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION
Units required to be promoted at the end of the school year:
- 9th grade student (freshman) – fewer than 5 units
- 10th grade student (sophomore) – 5 units or more
- 11th grade student (junior) – 10 units or more
- 12th grade student (senior) – 16 units or more
The curriculum at Grandview High School meets the MPS requirements for high school graduation.
In addition to the credit requirement, seniors must complete a Justification of Graduation (JOG) prior to graduation. The JOG is an autobiographical and career oriented visual and oral project which is presented before a panel of faculty, family and community members.
Students are also required to pass the Civics test in order to graduate.
Students are eligible to attend MPS Summer School Program.