Graduation Requirements

One hundred thirty [130] credits are required for graduation, and students 
must pass all sections of the New Jersey High School Proficiency Assessment.

Promotion Policy:  A student must have earned 27½ credits to be promoted to Grade 10, must have earned 55 credits to be promoted to Grade 11, and must have earned 90 credits to be promoted to Grade 12.  

In addition to credit requirements, the following requirements must be successfully completed:

  • 4 credit years Language Arts [not including HSPA courses]
  • 3 credit years Mathematics including Algebra I [not including HSPA courses]
  • 3 credit years Science including Biology
  • 1 credit year World Languages 
  • 2 credit years United States History
  • 1 credit year World History
  • 1 credit year Fine/Performing Arts
  • 1 credit year  Practical Arts
  • 4 credit years Physical Education and Health