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Guidance Office

Guidance Resources

A minimum of 250 credit hours are required to graduate from Aurora High School.

To request a transcript, please call the Guidance Office at 402-694-2404.  Transcript requests can also be made via fax at 402-694-4028.

Language Arts – 40 credits Social Studies Requirements – 40 credits
English I – 10 credits (required) World Geography (grade 9) –10 credits
English II – 10 credits (required) Global Studies (grade 10) ­– 5 credits
English III – 10 credits (required)
Or
Honors Composition I/Honors American Literature – 10 credits
Personal Finance (grade 10) – 5 credits
English IV – 10 credits (required)
Or
Honors College Composition II/Honors College World Literature – 10 credits
Leaders in American History (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
Communications I and II (grades 11-12) – 5 and 5 credits American History (grade 11) – 10 creditsOrHonors College American History (grade 11) –10 credits
Creative Writing (grades 11-12) – 5 credits American Government (grade 12) – 5 credits
*Journalism I (grades 11-12) – 10 credits Economics (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
*Journalism II (grade 12) – 10 credits History of Film Studies (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Math Requirements – 30 credits Psychology (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Pre-Algebra (grades 9 or 10) – 10 credits Sociology (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Algebra IA (grades 9, 10 or 11) – 10 credits Current Issues (grades 11 or 12) – 5-10 credits
Algebra IB (grades 11 or 12) –10 credits Science Requirements – 30 credits
Algebra I (grades 9-12) – 10 credits Physical Science (grade 9) – 10 credits
Algebra II (grades 9-12) – 10 credits Biology (grade 10) – 10 credits
Geometry (grades 10-12) – 10 credits Conceptual Biology (grades 10-12) – 10 credits
Advanced Geometry (grades 10-12) – 10 credits Advanced Biology (grades 11 or 12) – 10 credits
Trigonometry (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Physics (grades 11 or 12)– 10 credits
Statistics & Probability (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Honors Chemistry II (grade 12) – 10 credits
Pre-Calculus (grade 12) – 5 credits College Biology (grade 12) – 10 credits
Calculus (grade 12) – 5 credits Wildlife Principles (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
College Calculus (grade 12) – 10 credits Sports Nutrition (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
College Algebra (grade 12) – 5 credits Animal Science (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
Art Environmental Ag (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Beginning Drawing (grades 9, 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits Horticulture (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Advanced Drawing (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Greenhouse Management (grades 11 or 12)– 5 credits
Beginning Painting (grades 9, 10, 11 or 12) –5 credits Foreign Language
Advanced Painting (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Spanish I (grades 9, 10 or 11)– 10 credits
Beginning Pottery (grades 9, 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits Spanish II (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 10 credits
Advanced Pottery (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Honors Spanish II (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 10 credits
Beginning Sculpture (grades 9, 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits Honors Spanish III (grades 11 or 12) – 10 credits
Advanced Sculpture (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Honors Spanish IV (grade 12) ­­– 10 credits
Beginning Fiber Arts (grades 9, 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits Agriculture Education
Advanced Fiber Arts (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Animal Science (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
Graphic Arts I (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Mechanics/Metals (grades 9 or 10 – 5 credits
Graphic Arts II (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Environmental Ag (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Music Horticulture (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Instrumental Music (grades 9-12) – 10 credits/year Greenhouse Management (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Chorus (grades 9-12) – 10 credits/year Metals (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Physical Education – 15 credits Metal Construction (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits/semester
Physical Education I (grade 9) – 10 credits Engines (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Physical Education II (grade 10, 11 or 12) – 10 credits Ag Economics (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Health (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits Industrial Technology
Weight Training (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Beginning Woods (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
Business Education Mechanical Drawing (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
Computer Apps I (grade 9) – 5 credits Architectural Drafting (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Computer Apps II (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits Computer Aided Drafting (grades 11 or 12) – 10 credits
Computer Apps III (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits Machine Woods (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Intro to Business (grades 9 or 10) –5 credits Advanced Woods (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Personal Finance (grade 10) – 5 credits Family & Consumer Science
Emerging Business Trends (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Family and Consumer Science I (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
IT Essentials I (grades 11 or 12) – 10 credits Family and Consumer Science II (grades 9 or 10) – 5 credits
IT Essentials II (grade 12) – 10 credits Home Design (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Accounting I (grades 11 or 12) – 10 credits Exploring Childhood I (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Accounting II (grade 12) – 10 credits Exploring Childhood II (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Economics (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Food Basics (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 5 credits
Consumer Law (grades 11 or 12) – 5 credits Creative Foods (grades 10, 11 or 12) – 10 credits
Work-Based Learning (grade 12) – 1 credit Supervised Education Careers (grades 11 and 12) – 5 credits/semester

For questions or comments, contact Sheila Hasenkamp, Aurora High School Guidance Counselor