• CJI SCHOOL COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

     

    Graduation Requirements

    Content

    CJI High School

    State of Montana

          Montana University System

    Minimum Total Required

        24

         20

     

    English

         4

          4

       4

    Science

         2

          2

    2 (both must be lab) one year of at least earth science, biology, chemistry or physics

    Math

         3

          2

    16 on ACT; or 3 years consecutive + one more; or 3+ on an Advanced Placement Test

    Social Studies

         4

          2

    3 (including world/global studies, American History and government, economics, Indian History, psychology, sociology or other 3rd year course)

    Physical Education/Health

         2

          1

     

    Fine Arts

         2

          1

    **See Below

    Vocational/Practical

         2

          1

    **See Below

    Other Electives

         5

          7

    **See Below

    **Montana University System requires 2 years chosen from foreign language, computer science, visual/performing arts, or vocational education or any combination.

    Schedules

    Students will register for seven credits a year.

     

    Recommended Schedules:

    FRESHMEN

    1……………Credit English

    1……………Credit Science

    1……………Credit Math (Algebra 1)

    1……………Credit Social Studies (Geography)

    1…………..Credit Physical Education/Health

    2…………….Credits Electives

     

    SOPHOMORES

    1……………Credit English

    1…………..Credit Science (Biology)

    1……………Credit Math (Geometry)

    1……………Credit Social Studies (World History)

    1…………...Credit Physical Education

    2.. …………Credits Electives

     

    JUNIORS

    1……………Credit English

    1……………Credit Social Studies (U.S. History)

    1……………Credit Math (Algebra 2)

    4……………Credits Electives

     

    SENIORS

    1……………Credit English

    1…………..Credit Social Studies (Principles of Democracy)

    5……………Credits Electives

     

    *Failure of required courses: Students who fail a required course must repeat the semester(s) failed.

    *Repeated Classes: If a student elects to repeat a course they have passed, both grades will be recorded on the transcript. The second grade will be used for GPA.

    *Only Junior and Senior students who are not deficient in required courses are eligible to become aides.

    * Montana Digital Academy: All online courses taken by the students will be approved by the administration in advance of enrollment.

    *Title 1 or Advanced classes will be assigned to students according to standardized test scores, STAR 360 scores, and teacher recommendations.   

    *Some classes may be offered every other year. This will be determined based on the number of student requests.