Course Catalog

Disclaimer: This catalog serves as a complete listing of all classes and electives offered by the Middleburgh Jr.-Sr. High School. Depending upon enrollment, interest and budgeting conditions not all courses will be offered during a given school year.

Graduation Requirements

The following information is the diploma and credential requirements currently in effect. Websites are available that offer specific regulatory requirements and more detailed information regarding the requirements for each diploma or credential.

Diploma Type:  Regents (Available to all students)

  • Credit: 22 units of credit distributed as follows: 4 ELA, 4 Social Studies, 3 Science, 3 Mathematics, ½ Health, 1 Arts, 1 Language other than English (LOTE), 2 Physical Education, 3 ½ electives
  • Assessment:  5 required Regents exams(1) with a score of 65 or better as follows: 1 Math, 1 Science, 1 Social Studies, ELA and 1 additional Math, Science or Social Studies

Diploma Type:  Regents with Advanced Designation (Available to all students)

  • Credit: 22 units of credit distributed as follows: 4 ELA, 4 Social Studies, 3 Science, 3 Mathematics, ½ Health, 1 Arts, 1 Language other than English (LOTE), 2 Physical Education, 3 ½ electives. In addition, a student must earn an additional 2 units of credit in LOTE or a 5 unit sequence in the Arts or CTE. These credits can be included in the 22 required credits.
  • Assessment: Students may meet the assessment requirements in order to earn a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation by passing 3 Math, 2 Science, 2 Social Studies, 1 ELA and Spanish II final exam.

Diploma Type:  Local (Available to students with disabilities with an individualized education program or Section 504 Accommodation Plan)

  • Credit: 22 units of credit distributed as follows: 4 ELA, 4 Social Studies, 3 Science, 3 Mathematics, ½ Health, 1 Arts, 1 Language other than English (LOTE), 2 Physical Education, 3 ½ electives
  • Assessment: Low Pass Safety Net Option: 5 required Regents exams with a score of 55 or better as follows: 1 Math, 1 Science, 1 Social Studies, ELA and 1 additional Math, Science or Social Studies

Graduation Pathways

4+1: Multiple Pathways to Graduation

Required for High School Graduation: English Regents, 1 Science Regents*, 1 Math Regents*, 1 Social Studies Regents* and at least one of the following:

  • Humanities Pathway: A second social studies exam or state-approved alternate assessment
  • STEM Pathway: A second science Regents, second math Regents, or a state-approved alternative assessment
  • CTE Pathway: Complete of a state-approved Careet & Technical Education program and assessment
  • Arts Pathway: Completion of an arts sequence and state-approved arts assessment
  • Bi-Literacy Pathway: Completion of a foreign language sequence and state-approved foreign language assessment

*Any Regents exam in these subject areas