• Visual and Performing Arts Academy Graduation Requirements

     

    Subject Required Credits Required Classes
    Language Arts 4.5 Research (9, or 10 if not taken in grade 9)
    Language Arts 9 (9)
    Language Arts 10* (10)
    Language Arts 11 (11)
    Language Arts 12 (12)
     
    Math 4 Algebra I* or Geometry (9)
    Geometry or Algebra II (10)
    Algebra II or Trigonometry (11)
    Math Elective (12)
     
    Science 4 Biology* or Ecology (9)
    Biology or Chemistry (10)
    Chemistry or Science Elective (11)
    Science Elective (12)
     
    Social Studies 4 Geography (9)
    World History (10)
    US History (11)
    US Government (12)
     
    Health/Physical Education 1.5 Wellness I (can be taken as summer class)
    Wellness II
    H/PE Elective (11 and 12)
     
    Foreign Language 2 Spanish I, German I, or Latin I (9)
    Spanish II, German II, or Latin II (10)
    *Students must take the same language both years
     
    Visual and Performing Arts 6 Must include at least one AP course (11 or 12), or one dual enrollment course
     
    * All students must score proficient or advanced on the Algebra, Biology, and Literature Keystone Exams.