Graduation Requirements

All students are supported and counseled throughout their time at Inspire Connections Academy so that every student finds success after graduation.

Preparing Online School Students for Graduation


Connections Academy provides in-depth support to ensure that online school students understand their graduation requirements and are well prepared for life beyond high school.

High School Graduation Requirements

Students must successfully earn a minimum of 23 credits to graduate, complete a graduation project, take a college entrance exam, and also pass state tests. Be sure to check your school handbook for updates. The course credits required to graduate include: 

  • Language arts: 4.5 credits
  • Math: 3 credits (including Algebra, Geometry and any other Math course) 
  • Science: 3 credits (including Biology, Physical Science and any other Science course)
  • Social studies: 2.5 credits (U.S. History, Government, and Economics)
  • Health and Physical Education: 0.5 credits
  • Humanities: 1 credit
  • Additional required electives: 8.5 credits

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