ABILENE, TX -

Graduation requirements have changed for Wylie ISD students.

On Monday night, the Wylie board voted to revise the number of credits needed to graduate from on the minimum requirements plan – from 28 to 24. Wylie has three graduation plans. The other two are the distinguished and recommended tracks. The new structure goes into effect immediately.

In addition, the board renewed Superintendent Joey Light's contract through 2016.