HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS
Students earn credit towards an Allegan Public Schools High School Diploma.
27.5 Credits are needed to graduate with your class: All requirements plus 11 credits of electives.
The Michigan Merit H.S. Diploma (18 credits) is available for students whose class has graduated: All requirements plus two additional credits in careers, personal finance and other electives, unless Class of 2016 and after - then 2 Credits of Foreign Language.
Allegan Michigan Merit Diploma (MI Graduation Requirements) - 18 credits. Required of students graduating with class of 2011 and beyond:
4 Math - 1 Algebra, 1 Geometry, 1 Algebra II, 1 additional including 1 in Senior year
3 Science - 1 Biology, 1 Chemistry of Physics, 1 Elective
3 Social Studies - 1 World History, 1 US History, .5 Economics, .5 Government
2 Foreign Language (Class of 2016 and beyond)
1 Fine Arts or Technical
1 Physical Wellness and Health
an Online experience
*2 credits must be earned through the Allegan Public Schools; 1 credit the year of graduation