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Adelphia Graduation Requirements for Diploma

Students will need a minimum of 240 credits to graduate. Of those credits, 200 are required course units and 50 are enrichment course units offered by Adelphia or outside sources (Community College, Sports, Music Lessons, etc). Students must maintain a minimum 40 Adelphia units per year.  Course units must be taken at Adelphia or approved by Adelphia to be considered for the fulfillment of the 240 credits to graduate (or having been taken at another school before transferring). Student must be enrolled in Adelphia full-time Senior year in order to receive a diploma from Adelphia.

The following sequence of high school courses is required for graduation.

Bible – Four Years required (20 credits)

Enrichment – Ten semesters required (50 credits) Home Ec, Debate, SAT Prep, Foreign Language (other), Science (other), Math (other), Music Lessons, Community College classes, Sports, etc

Foreign Language - Latin; Two years required (20 credits)

History / Social Science - three years required (30 credits) Geography, World History, US History, Government & Economics

Literature and Composition - Four years required (40 credits)

Mathematics - Two years required (20 credits) Algebra I and Geometry 

Physical Education – Four semesters required (20 credits)

Science - Two years required (20 credits) Biology and either Physical Science or an upper science such as Chemistry or Physics.

Visual & Performing Arts – Four semesters required (20 credits)