Graduation Requirements

To earn a Portland High School diploma, a student must successfully complete a minimum of 41 credits. One credit is granted for a one-semester course, and two credits are granted for a year-long course. Student credits must come from the following areas/disciplines:

  • English---8 Credits
  • Mathematics---6 Credits
  • Science---6 Credits
  • Social Studies---6 Credits
  • Capstone Experience - required (see Capstone Handbook)
  • Physical Education---2 Credits
  • Fine Arts Electives---2 Credits
  • Health---1 Credit
  • Other Electives---10 Credits

Portland High School 199th Graduation, August 5th, 2020