October 24, 2013

Academics

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
Subject  
(click subject title for course descriptions)
Minimum
Credits
Required
English 
4
Mathematics+  
3
Science
3
Social Studies
3
Bible*
2
Physical Education/Health**
1.5
Computer 
.5
Fine Arts
1
Foreign Language
2

Total Core:
20
Electives:
2
Total Credits needed to graduate:
22

Other Requirements: Interim***, Community Service++ 

* All seniors are required to pass the Worldviews class.
** PE waiver may be granted.
*** Students are required to participate in Interim each year they are enrolled as a student. Waiver will be granted for years not attending Providence and may be granted for special circumstances such as a Doctor�s release.
+ Pre-Algebra does not count for one of these credits.
++ The PCHS service program (including Senior Service) must be successfully completed.

Note:  Students who want to be prepared for college ought to plan their schedules so that among their twenty-two credits are minimum concentrations in English (4 credits), science (3 credits), foreign language (2 credits), mathematics (3 credits), and social studies (3 credits). The counselor and the administrator will assist students and parents in making these important decisions.  It is extremely important to research and know the requirements of each college a student is interested in attending, in order to ensure the needed classes/credits are taken.