Course Offerings

  • FCHS Course Catalog
     
    Use the tabs at the left to navigate through
    courses offered at FCHS by department.
    Course Fees listed are for the current school year
    and are subject to change.
     
    Graduation Requirements:
    English                                       8 semesters            4 credits
    Math*                                        6 semesters           3 credits
    *Must include Algebra and Geometry
    Science                                      4 semesters           2 credits
    U.S. History                                2 semesters           1 credit
    U.S. Government                        1 semester            1/2 credit
    Contemporary U.S. History          1 semester            1/2 credit
    Consumer Education¹                 1 semester            1/2 credit
    Senior Seminar                          1 semester            1/2 credit
    Physical Education²                   7 semesters            3 1/2 credits
    Health                                       1 semester             1/2 credit
    Driver Education                      1/2 semester             0 credit
    Electives                                  16 semesters            8 credits
     
    ¹ Can be fulfilled by taking Economics, Agricultural Business & Management, Adult Living, or Business & Technology Concepts
    ² Marching Band also meets this requirement.  Juniors and seniors may obtain a waiver for this course in the guidance office if involved in varsity athletics or taking certain courses required for college.
     
     
     
     
    Typical Admission Requirements to IL Colleges and Universities:
    4 years English
    3 years social studies - emphasizing history and government
    3 years mathematics - Algebra 1, Algebra 2, and Geometry
    3 years science 
    2 years foreign language, music, fine art, or selected vocational courses - requirements in this category vary widely by school and occasionally by major