Academic Regulations & Graduation Requirements

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
One hundred ten (110) total credits are required for graduation, with required courses as shown below: 

COurse CReDITS
ENGLISH
20
MATHEMATICS
20

SCIENCE
   5 Credits in Life Science
   5 Credits in Physical Science

15

SOCIAL STUDIES
  US History I & II
  World History II

15

WORLD LANGUAGE
2 Year Sequential Program

10
EXPLORATORY CREDITS
10
PHYSICAL EDUCATION/HEALTH
10
TOTAL SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS
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100
ADDITIONAL ELECTIVES/CLASS OF YOUR CHOICE
10
TOTAL REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

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110

 

Digital Citizenship Graduation Requirement 

All Burlington High School students will complete a course in Digital Citizenship as part of their graduation requirements. Students will have two years to complete the course. The purpose of the course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to navigate the Internet and use technology, including social media, in an ethical, responsible, and safe manner. The course will have a total of six units and it will be managed through the Burlington High School Library and Instructional Technology Departments.