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Graduation Requirements

 
 
Graduation Requirements (Grade 12)
Students entering 12th grade in the 2018 - 2019 school year must have 23 high school credits and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.00 to graduate. Of the 23 credits, 18 are to be distributed as described below and taken during Upper School years; 5 are electives.
 
Subject
Number of Required Credits
Courses
English 4 English 9 (1)
English 10 (1)
English 11 (1)
English 12 - 2 semester-length English courses (1/2 credit each)
History 3 World History I (1)
World History 2 (1)
American History (1)
Mathematics 3 Math 220-Algebra 2 (1)
Math 320-Geometry (1)
1 year-long math course (1) - Credit must be from
the following list: Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Statistics, Calculus 1, or Calculus 2
Science 3 Geology (1)
Biology (1)
A third year of laboratory science (1)
Modern Languages 2 2 years of 1 language in the Upper School (2)

Arts and Communications

2

1 year of Arts - Visual or Performing (1)
1 additional year Arts OR Communications (1)

 

 

Physical Education

 

1 At least 1 year-long course in any grade (1)

Additional Credits

 

5

From any Department (5)

 

Successful Completion of Senior Capstone

 

   
 
 
Graduation Requirements (Grade 9 - 11)
Students entering grade 9-11 in the 2018 - 2019 school year must have 23.5 high school credits and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.00 to graduate. Of the 23.5 credits, 18.5 are to be distributed as described below and taken during Upper School years; 5 are electives.
 
Subject
Number of Required Credits
Courses
English 4 English 9 (1)
English 10 (1)
English 11 (1)
English 12 - 2 semester-length English courses (1/2 credit each)
History 3 World History I (1)
World History 2 (1)
American History (1)
Mathematics 3 Math 220-Algebra 2 (1)
Math 320-Geometry (1)
1 year-long math course (1) - Credit must be from
the following list: Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Statistics, Calculus 1, or Calculus 2
Science 3 Geology (1)
Biology (1)
A third year of laboratory science (1)
Modern Languages 2 2 years of 1 language in the Upper School (2)
Arts 1 1 additional year of Visual Arts or Performing Arts (1)
Digital Media and Communications 1/2 1 semester of Communications (1/2)
Additional Arts / Communications Requirement

 

1 1 additional year of Visual Arts, Performing Arts OR Communications (1)

 

Physical Education

 

1 At least 1 year-long course in any grade (1)

 

Additional Credits

 

5 From any Department (5)
Successful Completion of Senior Capstone