of the Kentucky Academic Standards is to outline the minimum content standards
required for all students before graduating from Kentucky public high schools.
This document specifies the content standards for the required credits for high
school graduation and the primary, intermediate and middle level content
standards leading up to these requirements.
standards represent a comprehensive view of literacy, incorporating reading,
writing, speaking and listening, and language to ensure Kentucky students are
fully prepared for a successful transition to post-secondary education, work
and the community.
The resources available in this section of the website support teachers, students and parents.
Kentucky Academic Standards for ELA
English Language Arts Assessments
Minimum Graduation Requirements
Please email the ELA team with any questions.