Honors Diploma

(Requires 24 Credits)

  • 4 Credits of Language Arts: (Honors) English 1-2, (Honors) English 3-4, (Honors) English 5-6, (AP) English 7-8
  • 3 Credits of Social Studies: (AP) W. History, (AP) US History, (AP) Gov/FE
  • 4 Credits of Science: (Honors) Thinking Science, (Honors) Biology, Environmental/Human Science, (Honors) Chemistry, AP Physics, AP Bio
  • 4 Credits of Math: (Honors1-4) Algebra I, Geometry I, (Honors) Algebra II, Honors Pre-Calculus, College Algebra, AP Calculus
  • 2 Credits of Foreign Language: Spanish 1-2, 3-4, Honors 5-6, AP; French 1-2, 3-4, Honors 5-6, AP; Japenese 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, Honors 7-8
  • 1 Credit of Fine Arts
  • 1 Credit of Physical Education
  • 5 Elective Credit

Note: The Honors Diploma requires students to successfully complete a minimum of 6 honor/AP credits with 4 of the 6 credits taken during their junior and senior year, maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or rank in the upper 25% of their class at the end of seven semesters, and obtain a score of exceeds on at least 2 of the state mandated tests (AIMS). An Honors Diploma indicates the student has met the prerequisites for entering any one of Arizona's three state universities.