ACADEMIC OVERVIEW

LONGMEADOW HIGH SCHOOL | 95 GRASSY GUTTER ROAD | LONGMEADOW, MA 01106 | P 413-565-4220 | F413-567- 4233

OVERVIEW

To receive an LHS diploma a student must meet the following standards:

  • A minimum of ninety-four (94) credits must be completed in grades nine through twelve (9-12).
  • Achieve a passing score in the required MCAS tests, as determined by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)

REQUIRED COURSES FOR ALL STUDENTS

  • English - 20 credits
  • United States History - 5 credits
  • World History - 10 credits
  • Math - 10 credits
  • Science - 11 credits
  • Physical Education - 4 credits
  • Health - 2 credits
  • Electives - 32 credits

CLASS ASSIGNMENT

This is based upon the number of credits previously earned. Minimum credit requirement for official class standing are:

  • Sophomore - 18.5 credits
  • Junior - 42 credits
  • Senior - 65.5 credits
  • Graduation 94 credits