Foley High School Profile





Foley High School has a 2017-2018 enrollment of over 600 students in grades 9-12. Foley is a city located in Benton County with a population of about 2,612. Our varied curriculum is composed of 13 departments which offer over 116 classes.

Schedule
The schedule consists of seven 50 minute classes meeting five days per week. Students generally take six classes plus one study hall. The school year is divided into two semesters of 18 weeks each.

 

Testing
Students must take the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCA) in Reading, Science and Mathematics in the respective year offered.


Credits and Grades
One credit is awarded for each class successfully completed each semester. Final semester grades are given two times a year at the end of each semester grading period. These grades are used for calculating G.P.A. and class rank.

Grading Scale

A = 4.00

B- = 2.67

D+ = 1.34

I = 0.00

A- = 3.67

C+ = 2.34

D = 1.00

P = 0.00

B+ = 3.34

C = 2.00

D- = 0.67

S = 0.00

B = 3.00

C- = 1.67

F = 0.00

U = 0.00


College Credit Courses
Students have the opportunity to earn college credits through the Senior to Sophomore program at St. Cloud State University and the College Now program at Southwest Minnesota State University.

 

Foley High School Course - St. Cloud State University Course
College Writing - English 191 – Intro to Rhetorical and Analytical Writing (4 semester credits)

College Literature - English 201 – Classics of Literature (3 semester credits)
Spanish 3 - Spanish 102 – Elementary Spanish II (4 semester credits)

Spanish 4 – Spanish 201 Intermediate Spanish I (4 semester credits)
Sports Health – Lifelong Health and Fitness (1 semester credit)
College Western Civilization A & B - History 210-211 Western Civilization I & II (6 semester credits)
College Political Science - Politics 111 - American National Government (3 semester credits)

 

Foley High School = Southwest Minnesota State University
College Speech - Speech 110 – Essentials of Listening and Speaking (3 semester credits)
Pre-Calculus - Math 135 - Pre Calculus (5 semester credits)


Contact: Mrs. Sabine Lefebvre