Academics

All seniors will graduate from Buffalo High School on the recommended or distinguished plans unless they qualify for the minimum plan.  All students must have 26 state credits in order to graduate and must pass the appropriate state assessments (STAAR EOC). 

Recommended:  4 English; 4 Math; 4 Science; 3.5 Social Studies; .5 Economics; 1 Fine Art; 1 PE; 2 Foreign Language; .5 Speech; 5.5 Electives

Distinguished:  4 English; 4 Math; 4 Science; 3.5 Social Studies; .5 Economics; 1 Fine Art; 1 PE; 3 Foreign Language; .5 Speech; 4.5 Electives

Please view the TEA website for specific requirement information.

http://ritter.tea.state.tx.us/rules/tac/chapter074/ch074g.html

 

HB 5 graduation plans for those entering high school in 2014-15 are new.  Be watching for more information about these options. They are also available to Sophomores and Juniors.  http://ritter.tea.state.tx.us/rules/tac/chapter074/ch074b.html