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Graduation Requirements

 

 

Courses Offered

Nashville
Christian
School

Tennessee
Graduation
Requirements

Tennessee
Colleges &
Universities

Scholars
Diploma
Track

Bible

Bible I, II, III and IV
(1 credit per year)

4 credits

   

4 credits

English

Grammar, composition, literature, DE Speech

4 credits

4 credits

4 credits

5 credits*

Math

Algebra I, Geometry(H), Algebra II(H), Pre-Calculus, AP Calculus, Bridge Math, Statistics

4 credits

4 credits

4 credits

4 credits*

Personal
Finance

 

.5 credits

.5 credits

 

.5 credits

Science

Biology, Chemistry or Physics and two others from following choices; Anatomy, Biology II AP, Physics (College Prep or AP), Forensics, Environmental Science

4 credits

3 credits

2 credits

4 credits*

Social
Studies

World History or World Geography, US History and Government/ Economics

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits*

Foreign
Language

Latin, Spanish

2 credits of the same language

2 credits of the same language

2 credits of the same language

3 credits**

PE & Wellness

One PE credit and .5 Wellness credit. Strength Training and Athletic Team  participation may count for a semester of the PE credit

1.5
credits

1.5 credits

 

1.5 credits

Fine Arts

Art, Choir, Drama, Band

1 credit

1 credit

 

1 credit

Electives

Journalism, Psychology, Computer, Speech

 

3 credits

   

TOTAL

 

24 credits

22 credits

 

26 credits

*All honors, Dual Enrollment or Advanced Placement classes offered in these  subjects must be taken
** Two years have to be the same Foreign Language. The third year can be the same or a different language.
An Honors Diploma is also awarded to students who take honors, DE or AP classes in at least 2 core areas
of interest  (English, Math, Science, Social Studies)