Graduation Requirements


Frontier Academy's Graduation Checklist



Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year


Total Credits (56)

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Semester 5

Semester 6

Semester 7

Semester 8


English (8)

World Literature

American Literature

British Literature OR                 AP English 1 or 2

Senior Literature OR               AP English 1 or 2


Math (8)

Pre-Algebra, Algebra I or Geometry

Algebra I, Geometry or Algebra II

Geometry, Algebra II, Statistics, or Pre-Calculus

Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, AP- Calculus, or Business math


Science (8)



Integrated Science, AP Biology, AP Physics,

or AP Chemistry

Astronomy, AP Biology, Physics, or   AP Chemistry


History (6)

World History

American History


1 History Elective




Art OR Music (4)

Art / Music 1

Art / Music 2

Art / Music 3

Art / Music 4






Foreign Language (4)

German 1 or 2                      Spanish 1 or 2

German 2 or 3                          Spanish 2 or 3






Technology (4)


Critical Skills

Tech 2

Tech 3

Tech 4





PE / Health (4)

Freshman PE


PE 2

PE 3






Electives (10)

Wolverine Orientation

Elective Week Class


Elective Week Class


Elective 5

Elective 7

Elective 9






Elective 4

Elective 6

Elective 8

Elective 10


Frontier Academy offers our students the chance to take "dual enrollment" courses at Aims or UNC where they are able to earn both high school credit and college credit at the same time.  This is possible if your student has completed all of our graduation requirements in a given content area.   Frontier Academy will reimburse the cost of tuition if your student completes the class with a "C" or higher.  Frontier Academy will pay for 2 "dual enrollment" courses per semester.  Three semester credits at Aims or UNC is equivalent to one semester credit at Frontier Academy.



Frontier Academy offers these Advanced Placement Classes to 11th & 12th grade students: Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Comparative Politics, English Language, English Literature, Studio Art, US Government, US History,& World History.  

*All students should earn a minimum of 7 credits per semester to ensure a timely graduation
 *All students must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 courses during the fall semester of each academic year.