Graduation Requirements

Graduation from Bishop George Ahr High School requires a minimum of 130 credits.  Subjects required for graduation are as follows:

Religion 4 years
English 4 years
Mathematics 4 years
Physical Education & Health 4 years
Science 3 years
Social Studies 3 years
World Language 2 years (3 recommended)
Fine Arts 1 year
Computer Science 1 year
Financial Literacy 1 semester (Senior year)
Career & College Education 2 quarters (sophomore and junior years)

In addition to completing all subject matter requirements, all students must pass each section of the Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED), which is equivalent to the New Jersey High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA).