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High School Curriculum

 
A New York State Diploma is awarded based on the following criteria:
  • Student must earn 22 credits, 24 is preferred
  • Students must pass 4 - 8 Regents assessments, department approved exams, or pathway exams
 
Students may earn 3 different types of diplomas, a Local Diploma, a Regents Diploma, or an Advanced Regents Diploma. 
 

Distribution of Credits

 
 
Content Area                                                  Credits Needed for Local Diploma, Regents Diploma, Advanced Regents Diploma
   
ELA 4
Social Studies:
 US History (1)
      Participation in Government (.5)
      Economics (.5)
      Global Studies (2)
4
Science
     Life Science (1)
     Physical Science (1)
     Other Science (1 for Global Concepts)
3
Mathematics 3
Language Other than English
     Spanish
     Arabic
 
 
1
Fine Arts
      Visual
      Music
      Dance
      Theater
1
Physical Education
       Must complete 4 years
2
Health .5
Electives 3.5
Total 22
 
 

Distribution of Exams:

Distribution of Exams