Joint School District No.2 high schools are accredited by both the State of Idaho and the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools. As a member of these associations, Meridian Schools meet the requirements for graduation as established by both of these organizations. Graduation requirements are listed below.
The Joint School District No. 2 Policy Manual Section 603.20 outlines in detail the district policy on graduation. Refer to this link for the most recent graduation requirements.
Required classes for the graduation class of 2013 and beyond:
|Science***||6 Lab Credits|
|Global Perspectives||1 Credit|
|U.S. History||4 Credits|
|American Government||2 Credits|
|Physical Ed.||2 Credits|
|Students must also be proficient on ISATs and Senior Project.
*Must be proficient in Geometry.
**Two semesters of the required math must be taken in the last year of high school.
***Shall include instruction in Biology, Physical Science or Chemistry, Earth, Space, environmental, or an approved applied science.