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College Core Calculation Table - 2nd Semester

-Based on an expected number of College Core courses taken each year

Grade

College Core Credits

# of Semester Grades

Coursework Credits Factored into the College Core Calculation

Calculation for the College Core, with # of Courses/Semesters as the divisor: 

10th 

10 

20

2.0 English

2.0 Math

2.0 Science (Laboratory)

1.0 Social Studies

2.0 World Language

1.0 Fine or Practical (CTE) Arts

Total number of grade points earned, divided by: 20

11th 

14 

28

3.0 English

3.0 Math

3.0 Science (Laboratory)

2.0 Social Studies

2.0 World Language

1.0 Fine or Practical (CTE) Arts


*Replacement credits and/or any credits not included in the 10th grade calculation 

Total number of grade points earned, divided by: 28

12th 

17 

34

4.0 English

4.0 Math

3.0 Science (Laboratory)

3.0 Social Studies (to include Economics and Government)

2.0 World Language

1.0 Fine or Practical (CTE) Arts


*Replacement credits and/or any credits not included in the 11th grade calculation

Total number of grade points earned, divided by: 34


Total Credits: 17

(34 Courses/Semesters)


 

*Replacement credits would pertain to any courses with the highest grade points for students taking more than the minimum number of core courses in a particular College Core subject area. Example: A weighted math course with a higher grade would serve as a replacement course for one of four other non-weighted math credits.