**Common Core Algebra 1 is the first year of the New York State Three-Year Integrated Math program. Algebra 1 follows the 7th and 8th grade program by emphasizing and applying previously taught problem solving techniques throughout the school year. The goal of this year is to build a foundation for mathematics that integrates a variety of mathematical topics. Students will take a midterm exam in January and a Regents exam on**__June 18th 2020.__Passing the course and Regents exam are requirements for the Regents Diploma.