Foundation-HB5 Plan

FOUNDATION-ONLY

[Students may opt to graduate without an endorsement after their sophomore year with administrative approval]

(22 Credits)

  • 4 credits English:
    • ELA I
    • ELA II
    • ELA III
    • One credit advanced English
  • 3 credits Mathematics:
    • Algebra I
    • Geometry
    • One credit advanced Math
  • 3 credits Science:
    • Biology
    • IPC or advanced Science
    • 1 additional advanced Science
  • 3 credits Social Studies:
    • W. Geography or W. History
    • U.S. History
    • Government (1/2 credit)
    • Economics (1/2 credit)
  • 2 credits Language other than English (LOTE)
  • 1 credit Physical Education
  • 1 credit Fine Arts
  • 1/2 credit Speech OR take Speech Proficiency test
  • 5 credits in electives 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click HERE for Endorsement Opt-Out Agreement

FOUNDATION + ENDORSEMENT

[Same as Foundation with additional Math, Science & 2 more courses for a total of 4 in a coherent sequence]

(26 Credits)

  • 4 credits English:
    • ELA I
    • ELA II
    • ELA III
    • One credit advanced English
  • 4 credits Mathematics:
    • Algebra I
    • Geometry
    • One credit advanced Math
    • Additional Advanced Math
  • 4 credits Science:
    • Biology
    • IPC or advanced Science
    • 1 advanced Science
    • Additional Advanced Science
  • 3 credits Social Studies:
    • W. Geography or W. History
    • U.S. History
    • Government (1/2 credit)
    • Economics (1/2 credit)
  • 2 credits Language other than English (LOTE)
  • 1 credit Physical Education
  • 1 credit Fine Arts
  • 1/2 credit Speech OR take Speech Proficiency test
  • 7 credits in electives

 

 

 

 

 

Click HERE for Endorsement Pathways

DISTINGUISHED LEVEL OF ACHIEVEMENT

[Same as Foundation + Endorsements but must include Algebra II]

(26 Credits)

  • 4 credits English:
    • ELA I
    • ELA II
    • ELA III
    • One credit advanced English
  • 4 credits Mathematics:
    • Algebra I
    • Geometry
    • Algebra II
    • Additional Advanced Math
  • 4 credits Science:
    • Biology
    • IPC or advanced Science
    • 1 advanced Science
    • Additional Advanced Science
  • 3 credits Social Studies:
    • W. Geography or W. History
    • U.S. History
    • Government (1/2 credit)
    • Economics (1/2 credit)
  • 2 credits Language other than English (LOTE)
  • 1 credit Physical Education
  • 1 credit Fine Arts
  • 1/2 credit Speech OR take Speech Proficiency test
  • 7 credits in electives

 

**In order to qualify for the Top Ten Percent and receive Automatic Admission in a Texas Public University, graduates MUST earn a Distinguished Level of Achievement diploma, as well as have a GPA rank in the top 10% of their graduating class.

Click HERE  for Performance Acknowledgment qualifications