Reading and Composition I

Developmental Reading is a supplemental course that provides students with individualized instruction designed to support success in completing language arts coursework aligned with Indiana’s Academic Standards for English/Language Arts in Grades 9-12 and the Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts, focusing on the Reading Standards (Standards 1, 2, and 3).

Recommended Grade Level

Grades 9-12

Recommended Prerequisites



1-8 credits.  The nature of this course allows for successive semesters of instruction at advanced levels.

Counts as an Elective for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas

This course is for students who need additional support in vocabulary development and reading comprehension.

NOTE:  The course may also be used for students who need extra preparation to take Advanced Placement classes or college placement examinations.