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High School Credit

Algebra 1 Action Plan


  1. Student will take an Algebra I class in their current 8th grade setting. The class will follow the approved Archdiocese course of study for Algebra I.
  2. Student will take two assessments, one in February and one in May at Badin High School. These assessments are created and scored by the Badin High School Math Department.
  3. Earning early high school credit will provide the student with more flexibility in their high school schedule. Students will still be required to take four years of math at Badin High School.
  4. Badin High School will grant high school credit to all students who meet the required criteria. (The two Badin assessments and their grade school Algebra I final percentage will be combined using the following weights:
    • Unit 1 Test: 35%
    • Unit 2 Test: 35%
    • Final Algebra 1 Grade: 30%
    The resulting score must be 80% or higher in order to earn high school credit.

2021 Test Dates for 8th grade students to be announced soon.

Please contact Badin Assistant Principal for Academics, Mr. Patrick Keating, pkeating@badinhs.org or Math Department chair, Mrs. Diane Bierbaum, dbierbaum@badinhs.org with any questions.

Important Class Links

High School Algebra 1 Action Plan
Algebra 1 8th Grade Test Topics 2020-2021
8th Grade Algebra 1 Unit 2 Test Review