Elementary school junior high school high school Age: Age: Age: From six to twelve . . From twelve to fifteen . From fifteen to eighteen Every child in the U.S.A must go to school from the age of six to sixteen . Between those ages , they attend three different schools :
In general , students don’t take exams when they leave school .
Instead , they collect credits for every course which they attend.
They do this until they have enough credits to graduate .
A student may need 120 credits to graduate .If he takes an English course, he will get 10 credits . If he takes three English courses . He will get 30 credits . So he will need more credits to graduate , and so on. When a student collects all his credits . He can graduate with a high school diploma . About 50 percent of American students go on to university . The credits system that followed in high school in U.S.A is same that followed in university in the K.S.A Subjects credit Math 3 English 3 Biology 3 Total 9 الساعات اسم المقرر 3 الرياضيات 3 انجليزي 3 كيمياء 9 المجموع