• Elective Offerings

  •  To complete his/her graduation requirements, each student will need the following elective credits:

    Physical Education

    1 credit

    Health and Wellness

    1/2 credit

    Computer Technology Course
    Click on the attachment link (below) for a list of all courses fulfilling the technology credit(s)

    1 credit


    Fine Arts 
    Click on the attachment link (below)for a list of all courses fullfiling the Fine Arts credit(s)

    1 credit


    7 1/2 credits

    Many of these credits will come from the following departments:

    • World Languages:   French, German, Latin, and Spanish are available at Blue Valley High School.  Mandarin Chinese is available through the KU Edwards campus.
    • Visual Arts: 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional art courses
    • Performing Arts:  Drama, choir, band, orchestra, speech, debate, forensics, journalism, yearbook and broadcast technology
    • Career and Technical Education (CTE): includes all Business, Family and Consumer Sciences and Industrial Technology classes
    • Physical Education:  Selections in general education; lifetime fitness; aquatics as well as weights and conditioning.
    • Other:  Cheerleading, drill team, teacher/office/counselor's aide, peer tutoring, CDOP (Career Development Opportunity Program) and other specially designed instruction for students with special learning needs including learning center, gifted and selected center-based programs 
    • Johnson County Technical Education Partnership:  Certain classes may be available through this partnership.  See the "Course Description Guide" for additional details or contact the counseling department.
    • See also:  Special programs offered through the district including the Center for Advanced Professional Studies and virtual classes.

    Select a department from the menu on the left or Special Programs above to learn more about many of the classes offered.

    Consult the Course Description Guide for detailed descriptions of each class.