Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements


  • Students must meet all course credit requirements and graduation standards, as established by the State of Minnesota and the District 833 School Board, in order to graduate from East Ridge High School.
  • A student must earn 66 credits to graduate. One credit is earned for successful completion of a one trimester course.

    Students must earn:
  • 12 credits in English
  • 10 credits in Social Studies (including 1 cr in Political Science and 1 cr in Economics)
  • 9 credits in Mathematics
  • 9 credits in Science (must include one year of Biology and one year of Chemistry or Physics)
  • 1 credit in General Physical Education
  • 1 credit in Health (embedded throughout high school)
  • 2 credits in Fine Arts
  • 22 credits in electives
Total of 66 credits