Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements - Graduation requirements are for subjects taken in grades 9, 10, 11, and 12. Wyomissing Area Jr./Sr. High students need 26.5 total credits to graduate. Courses taken in seventh and eighth grade do not accrue credit toward graduation. Beginning with the class of 2019, students must also take end of course Keystone Exams in Biology, Algebra 1, and English Literature to fulfill their graduation requirements. Students will retake each exam until they earn a proficient score for Keystone exam.

 

COURSE

CREDIT

SCHEDULING METHOD

English

4.0

    Scheduled each semester, 1 credit per year

Science

3.0

 

Mathematics

3.0

 

Social Studies

4.0

    Scheduled each semester, 1 credit per year

Computer Technology

0.5

    Must be passed for graduation

Physical Education

2.0

    Scheduled yearly

Health

0.25

    Scheduled normally during the sophomore year

Family & Consumer Science

0.25

    Scheduled normally during the sophomore year

Electives

9.5

 

Total Credits

26.5