South Dakota - Graduation Requirements: Mathematics

Area: 
Mathematics
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2009
Summary: 

South Dakota requires 3 credits of math to graduate.

Body: 

This includes:
-1 unit of Algebra I;
-1 unit of Algebra II; and,
-1 unit of Geometry.

With school and parent/guardian approval, a student may be excused from this course in favor of a more appropriate course. A student may be excused from Algebra II or Geometry, but not both. A student is still required to take three units of Math.

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