Casper (Wyo.) School Officials Consider New Graduation Requirements

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Natrona County School District officials are considering adding new graduation requirements starting with next year’s freshmen, and they seek community feedback.

Trustees propose increasing by three the required number of credits to graduate to 27.5, along with some additional requirements within those credits.

Students would need to earn one additional math and science credit for a total of four each under the current proposal. New proposed requirements also include one fine and performing arts credit, a one-credit capstone project and one credit in civic responsibility and financial literacy.

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