• SHHS Graduation Requirements

  • The Pennsylvania Board of Education requires that all students demonstrate proficiency in the Keystone Exams in Algebra 1, Literature, Biology, and Composition. These exams are administered in January and May each year, and prep courses are offered each fall semester. 
    All students are required to complete four years of study in English, social studies, mathematics, science, and foreign language. A student must earn a minimum of 29.0 credits, distributed according to the following formula, in order to be eligible to graduate:
    • English 5.0
    • Social Studies 4.0
    • Mathematics 4.0
    • Science 4.0
    • Foreign Language 3.0
    • Fine and Applied Arts 3.0
    • Health/Physical Education 2.0
    • Electives 4.0