Graduation Requirements

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Students must have 26-30 credits (including Bible classes) and be enrolled as a full-time student in order to graduate from Community Christian School.  With written approval, only 4 of the 26-30 credits may be earned by correspondence, summer school, extended study, or night school.  Any exception must be approved by the administrator prior to enrollment in the course.  CCS offers the recommended college preparatory plan.
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Minimum    
Bible 4.0 credits Must be taken every year of attendance at CCS
English 4.0 credits English I, II, III, IV
Math 3.0 credits Algebra I, Math Modeling & Geometry
Science 2.0 credits Must include Biology & IPC
Social Studies 2.5 credits World Geography or World History, U.S. History, U.S. Government
Academic
Elective
1.0 credit Selected from World History, World Geography or an approved Science course
Economics 0.5 credit  
Physical Ed 1.5 credits  
Health 0.5 credit  
Speech 0.5 credit  
Fine Arts 1.0 credit
Computer
Applications
1.0 credit Computer Applications, Multimedia
Electives 4.5 credits 1 credit of Fine Arts and 2 credits of Language is recommended
TOTAL 26 credits 2 credits of Languages (other than English) are recommended
All accounts must be paid in full prior to graduation ceremony

Recommended  
Bible 4.0 credits Must be taken every year of attendance at CCS
English 4.0 credits English I, II, III, IV
Math 4.0 credits Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Cal, Calculus, Math Modeling
Science 4.0 credits IPC, Biology, Chemistry, Biology II or Physics
Social Studies 3.5 credits World Geography, World History, U.S. History, U.S. Government
Economics 0.5 credit  
Languages 2.0 credits Other than English language course:
Must consist of Level I, II
Physical Ed. 1.5 credit  
Health 0.5 credit  
Speech 0.5 credit  
Computer
Applications
1.0 credit Computer Applications, Multi Media
Fine Arts 1.0 credit
Electives 3.5 credits 1 credit of Fine Arts is required
TOTAL 30 credits All accounts must be paid in full prior to graduation ceremony

Distingished *CCS will honor the diploma; however, a student may have to do extended study to meet the requirements
Bible 4.0 credits Must be taken every year of attendance at CCS
English 4.0 credits English I, II, III, IV
Math 4.0 credits Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Cal, Calculus
Science 4.0 credits Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Biology II
Social Studies 3.5 credits World History, U.S. History, World Geography, Government
Economics 0.5 credit  
Languages 3.0 credits Other than English language courses:
Must consist of Level 1, II, III*
Physical Ed. 1.5 credit  
Health 0.5 credit  
Speech 0.5 credit  
Computer
Applications
1.0 credit Computer Applications, Multimedia
Fine Arts 1.0 credit
Electives 2.5 credits IPC may be used as an academic elective
TOTAL 30 credits All accounts must be paid in full prior to graduation ceremony
Advanced Measures
Students must complete four out of seven advanced measures (original research project, test data, college courses) as designated in the DAP graduation plan. See school counselor for detailed information.
* The distinguished diploma plan is offered in the State of Texas.  CCS will honor this diploma; however a student will do extended study to meet the requirements.