High School

Graduation Requirements

Each student must successfully complete La Salle’s program of studies to graduate. Each year, a student enrolls in six academic courses and physical education. A student will earn 6.75 academic credits per year as a freshman and 6.25 credits each of the following three years resulting is a total of 25.50 credits during his/her four years of high school.
Starting with the Class of 2025, each student must complete an online financial literacy course as a graduation requirement.

SubjectRequired Credits
Religious Studies4 credits - one required course each year
English4 credits - one required course each year
Mathematics3 credits - 4 credits recommended; completion of Algebra II required
Modern World Language2 credits - 3 recommended; minimum 2 credits must be within the same language (French, Italian, or Spanish)
Lab Science2 credits - 3 credits recommended
Social Studies3 credits - 4 credits recommended; completion of Civics, World History, and US History required
Fine Arts.5 credits - 1 additional credit recommended
Physical Education1 credit - one .25 credit course each year
Electivesto balance the minimum 6.25 credits each year
La Salle Academy is a high school rich in history and grounded in the person and teachings of Jesus and the Catholic faith, which are core to the school's life and culture. The De La Salle Middle School provides a strong holistic foundation for students to transition into high school. The high school and middle school provide students of diverse ethnic, economic, and religious backgrounds, a community to foster growth in the tradition of St. John Baptist de La Salle’s ideals of faith, service, and community.