Graduation Requirements

During her four years in the Upper School, a student must earn a minimum of 25 credits to graduate. All students take six major courses as well as Theology and Physical Education each year. The minimum requirements for graduation are listed below: 
  • English: 4 credits/1 per year
  • Social Studies: 3 credits (Introduction to Social Sciences, World History, U.S. History)
  • Mathematics: 4 credits (Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II/Trigonometry and one elective)
  • Science: 3 credits (Biology, Chemistry and one elective)
  • Foreign Language: 3 credits (French or Spanish for three consecutive years)
  • Fine Arts: 1 credit/0.5 Music; 0.5 Art
  • Electives: 4 credits
  • Technology: 0.5 credits
  • Theology: 2 credits/0.5 each year
  • Physical Education: 2 credits/0.5 each year
  • Health: 0.5 credit
  • Community Service: 75 hours for graduation