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Students must earn a total of 20 credits in the areas below and meet State of Ohio Test requirements in order to receive a high school diploma:

English Language Arts – 4 units

Health – ½ unit

Mathematics – 4 units

Must include 1 unit of Algebra II or the equivalent of Algebra II.

Physical Education – ½ unit

Science – 3 units

  • Must include 1 unit of physical sciences.
  • Must include 1 unit of life sciences.
  • Must include 1 unit of advanced study in one or more of the following sciences:
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Physical Science
    • Advanced biology or other life sciences

Social Studies – 3 units

  • Must include ½ unit of American History
  • Must include ½ unit of American Government
  • Class of 2021 – Must include ½ unit of World History and Civilization

Electives – 5 units

  • Must include 1 unit in economics and/or financial literacy
  • Must include 1 unit of Fine Arts
  • Students following a career-technical pathway are exempted from the Fine Arts requirement

Students must also meet state testing requirements.

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