• Graduation Requirements

    In order to earn a high school diploma, a student must:VMHS 2014 Grad

    1.     Complete 230 credits including: 3 years (30 credits) of math, 3 years (30 credits) of science and 50 elective credits

    2.     Complete 40 hours of community service (volunteer work) for a non-profit organization service in any combination of approved community service projects/programs .

    3.     Complete the district’s Senior Culminating Project consisting of

     

    ·         A reflective written essay

    ·         A problem-based senior project

    ·         An oral presentation before a panel

     

     

    Successfully complete a minimum of 230 semester credits within the specific requirements indicated below:

    a. ENGLISH

    4 years

    40 SEMESTER CREDITS

    b. MATHEMATICS

     3 years

    30 SEMESTER CREDITS

    1 yr Algebra I – Required

     

     

    c. SCIENCE

     3 years

     

     Physical Science - Required

     

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

     Life Science - Required

     

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    Additional Science Course

     

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    d. SOCIAL SCIENCE

    3 years

     

    World History/Culture

     

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    U.S. History

     

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    U.S. Government/Economics

     

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    e. VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS

    1 year

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    f. WORLD LANGUAGE

    1 year

    10 SEMESTER CREDITS

    g. PHYSICAL EDUCATION

    2 years

    20 SEMESTER CREDITS

    h. HEALTH

    1 semester

    5 SEMESTER CREDITS

    i. CAREERS & INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS

    1 semester

    5 SEMESTER CREDITS

    j. GENERAL ELECTIVES

     

    50 SEMESTER CREDITS

Last Modified on June 29, 2020