Graduation Requirements

In order to receive a diploma from Rockwell Charter High School, students must earn a total of 24.0 credits in the following categories:

4.0 Credits ENGLISH

1.0 credit English 9

1.0 credit English 10

1.0 credit English 11

1.0 credit Advanced or Applied English elective, which focuses on Writing Composition and Literature

4.0 Credits MATH

1.0 credit Secondary Math I

1.0 credit Secondary Math II

1.0 credit Secondary Math III

1.0 credit Advanced or Applied Math elective

4.0 Credits SCIENCE

1.0 credit Physical Science

1.0 credit Biology

1.0 credit Chemistry or Physics

1.0 credit Advanced or Applied Science elective

4.0 Credits SOCIAL STUDIES

0.5 credit Geography

0.5 credit World Civilization

1.0 credit United States History

0.5 credit U.S. Government

0.5 credit Social Studies Elective

4.5 Credits DIRECTED COURSEWORK

0.5 credit Financial Literacy

0.5 credit Computer Technology

1.5 credit Arts

1.0 credit CTE

2.0 Credits HEALTH/PHYSICAL EDUCATION

0.5 credit Health

0.5 credit P.E. Life Skills

0.5 credit PE Participation

0.5 credit Fitness for Life

4.5 Credits GENERAL ELECTIVES

Students must earn a total of 4.5 credits from RCHS’s General Electives.

Additional Requirements: 

Students must take the ACT.