High School Graduation Requirements

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SVA High School Graduation Requirements

Standard Graduation Requirements

Honors Graduation Requirements*

Course

Credits

Course

Credits

English

4 Credit
(1 Including Rhetoric)

English

4 Credits
(1 Including Rhetoric)

Math

3 Credits (Must Include Algebra I, Algebra II Will Be HIGHLY Encouraged)

Math

4 Credits (Must include Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II)

Science

3 Credits
(2 Lab Based)

Science

4 Credits
(3 Lab Based)

History

4 Credits

History

4 Credits

World Language

2 Credits

World Language

3 Credits

Physical Education

1 Credit or
PE Credit Waiver

Physical Education

1 Credit or
PE Credit Waiver

Latin

.5 Credits

Latin

.5 Credits

Logic

.5 Credits

Logic

.5 Credits

Fine Arts

1.0 Credits

Fine Arts

1.0 Credits

Electives

5.0 Credits

Electives

4.0 Credits

Total Academic Credits Required for Graduation

24 Credits

Total Academic Credits Required for Graduation

26 Credits

Service Hours

20 Hours Per Academic Year at SVA

Service Hours

20 hours per academic year at SVA

*Minimum of 3 AP or CE Classes


                                                                        
 4-Year Academic Plan (26 Credits)

9th Grade
(7 Credits)

10th Grade
(7 Credits)

11th Grade
(6 Credits)

12th Grade
(6 Credits)

World Lit or
Honors World Lit (1.0)

Concurrent Enrollment American Literature or
 AP Language (1.0)

Concurrent Enrollment British Literature or
 AP Literature (1.0)

Rhetoric (1.0)

Human Geo & Ancient Civ or Honors (1.0)

World History or
 AP World History (1.0)

US History or
 AP US History (1.0)

US Govt & Econ or
 AP US Govt (1.0)

Integrated Science (1.0)

Biology or
Honors Biology (1.0)

Chemistry or
Honors Chemistry (1.0)

Human Anatomy, Biotechnology, Physics, or AP Physics (1.0)

Biology or
Honors Biology (1.0)

Chemistry or
Honors Chemistry (1.0)

Physics or
AP Physics (1.0)

Human Anatomy, Biotechnology, Physics,
or AP Physics (1.0)

Pre-Algebra (1.0)

Algebra I (1.0)

Algebra II (1.0)

Geometry or
Discrete Math (1.0)

Algebra I (1.0)

Geometry or
Honors Geometry (1.0)

Algebra II or
Honors Algebra II (1.0)

Discrete Math or
Trig/PreCalculus (1.0)

Geometry or
Honors Geometry (1.0)

Algebra II or
Honors Algebra II (1.0)

Trig/Precalculus or
Honors Trig/Precalculus (1.0)

Discrete Math or
AP Calc AB (1.0)

Algebra II or
Honors Algebra II (1.0)

Trig/Precalculus or
Honors Trig/Precalculus (1.0)

AP Calc AB (1.0)

AP Calc BC (1.0)

World Language
(ASL, French, Latin, Spanish)(Honors or Non-Honors)(Circle Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, AP) (1.0)

World Language
(ASL, French, Latin, Spanish)(Honors or Non-Honors)(Circle Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, AP) (1.0)

World Language
(ASL, French, Latin, Spanish)(Honors or Non-Honors)
(Circle Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, AP) (1.0)

Study Hall

Physical Education (1.0)
Or PE Waiver from CHSAA HS Sport

Latin I Sem 1 (.5) & Classical Logic Sem 2 (.5)

Study Hall
(No Registration Required)

Study Hall
(No Registration Required)

Elective (1 Credit)
Art I & II
Symphonic Band
Choir
Theatre I & II
Yearbook
AP Computer Science Principles
Financial Literacy

Elective
All listed in 9th or
Sculpture & Visual Art/Tech
Advanced Art
Theatre III & IV
Literature of Film I & II
Team Sports
Strength/Conditioning
Office-Aide
AP Computer Science A
AP Psychology
Health/Wellness

Elective (1 Credit)
All listed in 10th or
Any World Language Level beyond 2 years
AP Studio Art: Drawing
AP Studio Art: 2D
AP Studio Art: 3D
Advanced Theatre

Elective (1 Credit)
All listed in 11th

                                                                         
4-Year Academic Plan (24 Credit)

9th Grade
(7 Credits)

10th Grade
(7 Credits)

11th Grade
(5 Credits)

12th Grade
(5 Credits)

World Lit or
Honors World Lit (1.0)

Concurrent Enrollment American Literature or
 AP Language (1.0)

Concurrent Enrollment British Literature or
 AP Literature (1.0)

Rhetoric (1.0)

Human Geo & Ancient Civ or Honors (1.0)

World History or
 AP World History (1.0)

US History or
 AP US History (1.0)

US Govt & Econ or
 AP US Govt (1.0)

Integrated Science (1.0)

Biology or
Honors Biology (1.0)

Chemistry or
Honors Chemistry (1.0)

Elective (or Human Anatomy, Biotechnology, Physics,
or AP Physics) (1.0)

Biology or
Honors Biology (1.0)

Chemistry or
Honors Chemistry (1.0)

Physics or
AP Physics (1.0)

Elective (or Human Anatomy, Biotechnology, Physics,
or AP Physics) (1.0)

Pre-Algebra (1.0)

Algebra I (1.0)

Algebra II (1.0)

Elective (or Geometry or
Discrete Math (1.0)

Algebra I (1.0)

Geometry or
Honors Geometry (1.0)

Algebra II or
Honors Algebra II (1.0)

Elective (or Discrete Math or
Trig/PreCalculus) (1.0)

Geometry or
Honors Geometry (1.0)

Algebra II or
Honors Algebra II (1.0)

Trig/Precalculus or
Honors Trig/Precalculus (1.0)

Elective (or Discrete Math or
AP Calc AB) (1.0)

Algebra II or
Honors Algebra II (1.0)

Trig/Precalculus or
Honors Trig/Precalculus (1.0)

AP Calc AB (1.0)

Elective (or AP Calc BC) (1.0)

World Language
(ASL, French, Latin, Spanish)
(Honors or Non-Honors)
(Circle Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, AP) (1.0)

World Language
(ASL, French, Lati, Spanish)
(Honors or Non-Honors)
(Circle Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, AP) (1.0)

Study Hall
(No Registration Required)

Study Hall
(No Registration Required)

Physical Education (1.0)

Latin I Sem 1 (.5) & Classical Logic Sem 2 (.5)

Study Hall
(No Registration Required)

Study Hall
(No Registration Required)

Elective (1 Credit)
Art I & II
Symphonic Band
Choir
Theatre I & II
Yearbook
AP Computer Science Principles

Elective
All listed in 9th or
Sculpture & Visual Art/Tech
Advanced Art
Theatre III & IV
Literature of Film I & II
Team Sports
Strength/Conditioning
Office-Aide
AP Computer Science A
AP Psychology
Health/Wellness

Elective (1 Credit)
All listed in 10th or
Any World Language Level beyond 2 years
AP Studio Art: Drawing
AP Studio Art: 2D
AP Studio Art: 3D
Advanced Theatre

Elective (1 Credit)
All listed in 11th