GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS



This information is designed to help the students of Helias plan a well-balanced 4-year program. The normal student load for freshmen and sophomores is 6 credits plus Theology. Juniors and seniors may take from 5 to 6 credits plus Theology. Before selecting his/her courses, the student should read the course descriptions carefully, noting the required and elective programs that will best prepare him/her for today and tomorrow. With the assistance of the administration, teachers, counselors, and parents, the student is encouraged to choose his/her program wisely. 

In compliance with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Helias requires 26 credits for graduation.


Subject

Helias Graduation Requirements

University of Missouri System Enrollment Requirements

Proposed College Requirements
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Theology

4 Credits
1 credit per year

No Credit Required

 

English

4 Credits
1 credit per year

Helias graduation requirements fulfill the minimum requirement in this subject area

 

Math

3 Credits
Any 3 credits

4 Credits, Algebra I level or higher

 

Science

3 Credits
Any 3 credits

3 Credits, one of which must be a lab.

 

Social Studies

3 Credits
Civics - .5 credit
American History 1 credit

3 Credits

 

Physical Education

1 Credit

 

 

Foreign Language

 

2 Credits in the same language

 

Fine Arts

1 Credit

1 Credit

 

Practical Arts

1 Credit

 

 

Health

.5 Credit

 

 

Electives

5.5 Credits

Dependent upon college major intent/interest