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GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Subject Area Requirements Regents Diploma
 
  • English: 8 credits

  • Social Studies: 8 credits

    • Global History: 4 credits

    • American History: 2 credits

    • Economics: 1 credit

    • Participation in Government: 1 credit

  • Science (including lab): 6 credits

    • Life Science: 2 credits

    • Physical Science: 2 credits

    • Life Science OR Physical Science: 2 credits

  • Math: 6 credits

  • Visual Art, Music, Dance, and/or Theater: 2 credits (10 credits for Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation through the Arts, plus corresponding Arts exit exam)

  • Language Other than English (LOTE): 2 credits (6 credits for Advanced Regents Diploma)

  • Health and Physical Education: 5 credits

  • Physical Education: 4 credits

  • Health Education: 1 credit

  • Elective Areas: 7 credits


Total: 44 credits

*Advanced Regents Diploma Subject Area Requirements
In addition to the requirements above, students must also earn at least 6 LOTE credits



Examination Requirements Regents Diploma
 
  • English 65+**
  • Math 65+ (Integrated Algebra 1 or Geometry or Algebra II/Trigonometry)**
  • Science 65+
  • Global History and Geography 65+
  • US History and Government 65+

*Advanced Regents Diploma Examination Requirements 
In addition to the requirements above, students must score 65 or higher on the Regents exams below:
• 2 Additional Math Regents Exams
• 1 Additional Science Regents Exam
• LOTE Regents or NYC LOTE Exam
 
**There is a transition to Common Core exams for English and Math

 

 

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