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