Students must earn a total of 4 credits of English in order to meet the graduation requirements of Richmond High School. Students cannot advance to the next class level until they have earned the previous credit and/or meet the prerequisite for that course.
English 12**** or
Honors English 9*
Honors English 10**
AP English Language and Composition***
AP English Literature and Composition****
One Semester Courses
English for Expressing: Speech
Writing for Publication: Newspaper
Writing for Publication: Yearbook
English for Expressing: Theatre Arts
Film as Literature
*English 9 (1 Credit)
Students who do not earn a full credit for English 9 will not be allowed to enroll in any other English course until they have successfully earned credit in English 9.
**English 10 (1 Credit)
Students who do not earn a minimum of ½ credit of English 10 will not be permitted to enroll in any other English course until they have earned said credit.
***English for Expressing: Speech
These courses are offered during the EVEN years based upon the year when school starts in the fall. Ex. 2010-2011.
These courses are offered during the ODD years based upon the year when school starts in the fall. Ex. 2009-2010.