Illinois - Graduation Requirements: English Language Arts

Area: 
English Language Arts
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2012
Summary: 

Illinois requires 4 years of English Language Arts for students graduating in 2016 or after and 2 years of Writing.

Body: 

There is no content specified for Language Arts. However, for the writing requirements, 1 year must be an English course and 1 year may be provided as a part of any course offered.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/16/2016