Look... CIVICS. IS. STILL. REQUIRED.
You bitch about education and the lack of it and how inadequate it is.....but you still do not know what you are talking about. GET EDUCATED before you criticize those who educate.
That, and you fall for fake news!
Granite City HS requirements for graduation --
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS(Policy 6:300)Accumulate at least 20 credits, including the following:
A.Three years of Mathematics Ė1 yr. Algebra and 1 yr. Geometry content
B.Two years of Science
C.One semester of Consumer Home Management or Economics
D.Four years of English (two English classes per year except for Career and Technical Education students who may waive one English class the junior year and one the senior year if they are in a multi-hour class)
E.One Year of American History
F. One semester of Civics (must pass U.S. & IL Constitution Exams in order to pass Civics)
5G.One semester of elective Social Studies
H.One year chosen from Art, Foreign Language, Music, Drama, or Career and Technical Education (Business, Family & Consumer Sciences, Industrial Technology)
I.A minimum of six semesters (12 quarters) of Physical Education (Physical Education taken each semester except when taking Health or Driverís Education)
J.Successful completion of 9 weeks of Driverís Safety or copy of Driverís License
K. One semester of Health Curriculum Content follows District Policy 6:60