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Week of December 24th

School Resumes January 7th

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Important Update for Class of 2019

On December 19, Governor Kasich signed into law House Bill 491. House Bill 491 opens up the opportunity to use additional graduation options for Class of 2019. The following are requirements to meet Ohio's Graduation Requirements:

  • Earn 21 credits

Demonstration of knowledge by meeting one of the following catgories:

  • Earn 18 points on Ohio State Tests with minimum subscores of 4 in Math, 4 in English, and 6 in Science/Social Studies
  • Earn 12 points in Industry Credentials and qualifying score through the ACT WorkKeys
  • Earn College Readiness Scores on the ACT- 18 ELA, 22 in Reading and 22 in Math.

Alternative Pathway Option 1

  • Attendance rate of 93 percent during the 12th-grade year
  • Earn a GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale in all courses completed during 12th grade (must complete at least four full-year, or equivalent, courses)
  • Complete a capstone project during 12th grade that the district or school defines
  • During 12th grade, complete a work or community service experience totaling 120 hours that the district or school defines
  • Earn three or more College Credit Plus credits at any time during high school
  • Earn credit for an Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) course and earn an AP exam score of 3 or higher or IB exam score of 4 or higher at any time during high school
  • Earn a WorkKeys exam score of 3 on each of three test sections;
  • Earn a State Board-approved industry-recognized credential or credentials that equal at least three points
  • Meet OhioMeansJobs Readiness Seal requirements

Alternative Pathway Option 2 (must have been enrolled in a career technical program.)

  • Earn a total score of Proficient or better based on all career technical exams or test modules
  • Earn an industry-recognized credential or credentials that equal 12 points
  • Complete a workplace experience totaling 250 hours with evidence of positive evaluations.


Graham High School administration and counselors are reviewing these accepted additions to the Class of 2019 and will be sharing current status of the students with families after grades for the first semester are complete. Students in Class of 2019 are required to have 20 hours of service and 15 hours of job shadowing.


ODEs Inforgraphic for Graduation Options

Graham Local Schools Second Annual Wing Eating Contest

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Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines

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After School Program is taking members!

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Last Week in Sports

  • Boys Basketball
    • Win at Urbana

  • Girls Basketball
    • Loss to North Union

    • Win over Yellow Springs

  • Boys Bowling
    • Loss to Northwestern

    • Win over London

  • Girls Bowling
    • Win over North Union

  • Wrestling
    • No events last week

Week of December 24th Activity Schedule

  • December 27
    • Wrestling at Vandalia Holiday Tournament

  • December 28
    • Wrestling at Vandalia Holiday Tournament

    • Boys JV Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Boys Varsity Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Girls JV Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Girls Varsity Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

  • December 29
    • Boys JV Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Boys Varsity Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Girls JV Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Girls Varsity Basketball at Covington Holiday Tournament

    • Boys Swimming at Bellefontaine Chieftain Invite

  • January 3
    • Girls JV Basketball at Xenia 6 PM

    • Girls Varsity Basketball at Xenia 7:30 PM

  • January 4
    • Boys Freshmen Basketball at Indian Lake 4:30 PM

    • Boys JV Basketball at Indian Lake 6:00 PM

    • Boys Varsity Basketball at Indian Lake 7:30 PM

  • January 5
    • Wrestling at Valley View

    • Girls JV Basketball with Benjamin Logan 1:00 PM

    • Swimming at Springfield Shawnee Invite 1:30 PM

    • Girls Varsity Basketball with Benjamin Logan 2:30 PM

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