English: 40 Credits

  • One (1) year 9th grade English 1 or ELD
  • One (1) year 10th grade English 2 or ELD
  • One (1) year 11th grade English 3, Eng. 3 Honors or ELD
  • One (1) year 12th grade English electives, AP Lit, or ELD

Social Studies: 30 credits

  • 10 credits of World History
  • 10 credits of US History
  • 5 credits of US Government
  • 5 credits of Economics

Mathematics: 20 credits

  • Any combination of math classes for 20 credits.
  • At least one class must be Algebra 1/Math 1 or higher.

Science: 20 credits

  • 10 credits of Life Science
  • 10 credits of Physical Science

Physical Education: 20 credits

  • One (1) year 9th grade
  • One (1) year 10th grade

P.E. credits may be satisfied by participating in AHS inter-scholastic sports beginning in 10th grade (2.5 per sport). (Credits from sports participation do NOT count toward total credits required for graduation).

Fine Arts: 10 credits

  • Any art, music, or drama combination for 10 credits.

Applied Arts: 10 credits

  • Any technology-based courses for a total of 10 credits.

Students must complete a total of 220 credits to graduate, including the required subject areas listed on this page. Each class is 5 credits per semester or 10 credits per year, with a passing grade of D or better.