To prepare Michiganís students with the knowledge and
skills needed for the jobs in the 21st Century,
the State of Michigan has enacted a rigorous set of
statewide graduation requirements, the Michigan Merit
Curriculum, that are among the best in the nation. By
meeting these requirements, graduates from the Lake
Linden-Hubbell School District will be well-prepared for
future success in college and the workplace.
To graduate with a diploma from the Lake Linden-Hubbell
School District, a student must pass each of the classes
listed below, and earn the minimum number of credits.
Students must also diligently plan, prepare for, and
complete either the Michigan Merit Examination or the
equivalent MI-Access tests as scheduled by the district.
Students enrolled in the Special Education program may
have these requirements altered through their IEPís or
through a personal curriculum, however such alterations may
result in the students earning a certificate of completion
instead of a diploma.
Such alterations should be discussed thoroughly by
the IEP team so that all possible ramifications are
Chemistry or Physics
Visual or Performing Arts Elective***
Additional elective credits to total 44
*All students are required to earn eight credits in math.
Two of those credits must be earned during the senior
year. The math
elective credits may or may not be the last course taken in
In addition to traditional math classes, the math elective
credits may also be met by taking Accounting, Building
Construction, Auto Mechanics, Nursing Assistant, and
**Two years of JROTC will also meet the Physical Education
***There are a variety of ways to meet this requirement,
including any class from the Applied Arts, Performing Arts,
or Visual Arts sections of the course catalog, as well as
several virtual classes.
****The foreign language requirement applies only to the
class of 2016 and beyond.
To meet the requirement, students must complete four
credits in the same language.
A total of forty-four credits are
required for graduation.
The commencement exercises will include only those
students who have successfully completed all requirements as