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High School Curriculum 2021-22


High school course planning and scheduling can be an exciting time for students and their families. Navigating the many requirements and options can be challenging. In an effort to communicate this important information the Grandview Heights High School staff have taken the various portions of the high school curriculum and put together brief video installments for students and parents to view. Graduation Requirements Overview Part 1 outlines the credits needed for graduation. Part 2 (for the Class of 2022 AND for the Class of 2023 and Beyond) focuses on the additional pathways for graduation. 

- Bryan Stork, High School Counselor

Graduation Requirements Overview Part 1

Overview of the credits needed for graduating. This provides a framework for understanding the high school options and helps guide the scheduling process.


Graduation Requirements Overview Part 2 - Graduating Class of 2023 and Beyond

In addition to the graduation credits required, students in the graduating class of 2023 and beyond must also demonstrate competency in English Language Arts and Mathematics and meet at least two readiness categories outlined in the following video.


Graduation Requirements Overview Part 2 - Graduating Class of 2022

This video outlines the additional pathways students of the class of 2022 must meet in order to graduate. Students must meet at least one of the pathways. Students in the class of 2022 may utilize the 2023 and Beyond criteria if needed.

Ohio Diploma with Honors and College Admissions Criteria UPDATED

English Language Arts
GHS began offering the first year of high school science (Physical Science) to 8th graders in the 2020-2021 school year. As a result freshmen and sophomores will both be taking Biology in the 2021-2022 school year. Some science elective options may not be available in 2021-2022. Update 2/17/21 - Astronomy and Geology will be offered in 2021-2022.
Social Studies
World Languages
Informational Technology and Business 
Visual Arts
Due to the renovations to the high school, Photography will not be available during the 2021-2022 school year.
Performing Arts
Industrial Technology
There may be some limitations to Industrial Technology courses during the high school renovations in the 2021-2022 school year.
Student Services / Special Education
Alternative Education Options
Filling out the Course Registration Form
This video helps walk students through the steps of completing their registration forms. 
Note: Freshmen Seminar is replaced by Study Hall on 9th Grade forms.
Also the example here is white, but each grade level has a separate color.
Rising 9th Grade = Blue, 10th = Orange, 11th = Green, 12th = Yellow
Frequently Asked Questions
Online Scheduling Link
Students will receive scheduling forms. They will complete these forms with necessary signatures and bring those to an online scheduling session with the school counselor. Dates will be announced to students shortly.
They will use the following link to submit their course requests. Note: STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE LOGIN CREDENTIALS AT THE TIME OF ONLINE SCHEDULING.