Graduation Requirements

Classification of Students

Freshman: 0 credits
Sophomore: 3 credits
Junior:  11 credits
Senior: 19 credits

Core Curriculum of Class of 2013 and beyond

Classes required for students graduating from a Cumberland County High School in 2013 and beyond:
There are a number of courses that are equivalents or may be substituted for others. For specific course number see your Guidance Counselor.

  •     4 units of English
  •     4 units of Math ( must include passing Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry and one course higher
  •      3 units of Science (must include Biology, Chemistry, or Physics, and one more lab class
  •     4 units of Social Studies ( US History, Economics/Personal Finance, Government, World History or World Geography)
  •     1 unit of Lifetime Wellness
  •     1 unit of Physical Education or qualifying activity as subsitute
  •     1 unit of Keyboarding (or passing score in 8th grade)
  •     Remaining units in Electives (3 in a recognized focus of study)

A minimum of 27 units is required to graduate from a Cumberland County High School