Graduation Requirements

Credit Requirements – 220 (minimum) Credits Required to Graduate

Language Arts – 40 Credits

Required LA: Autobiography and Advanced Literature

Social Studies – 30 Credits

Required Social Studies: Civics or US Government; US History; World History; World Geography

Mathematics – 20 Credits

Required 10 Credits Beyond Algebra I

Science – 20 Credits

Physical Education and Health – 10 Credits

Fine Arts & Humanities – 20 Credits

World Languages – 10 Credits

Service Learning – 20 Credits

Required: Service Learning Classes and/or Teaching Assistant (10 Credits) and Outside Volunteer or Paid Work (10 Credits)

Volunteer (25 hours, approved by advisor) = 5 credits

Internship (50 hours plus paper, approved by advisor) = 5 credits

Paid Work (100 hours, submit copies of pay stubs) = 5 credits

Additional Requirements:

Life Skills Credit

Passed four (4) of the last six (6) blocks (or last 2 before graduation)

Stories Credit

Passed five (5) of the last sever (7) blocks (or last 2 before graduation)

Senior Portfolio

  • Personal Essay
  • Autobiography Slices (minimum 5)
  • ACT Scores
  • 4-Year College Applications (minimum 3)
  • College-Acceptance Letter
  • Completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Scholarship Applications (minimum 5)
  • Graduation Acknowledgement Speech
  • Miscellaneous Items: Academic Achievements, Extracurricular Activities, Resume, Rewards, Letters of Recommendation, Samples of Artwork, etc.