South Dakota - Graduation Requirements: English Language Arts

Area: 
English Language Arts
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2009
Summary: 

South Dakota requires 4 credits of English to graduate.

Body: 

This includes:
-1.5 units of writing;
-1.5 units of Literature (including .5 units of American Literature);
-0.5 units of speech or debate; and,
-0.5 elective units.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/21/2016