NLHS Graduation Requirements - Class of 2023 and beyond
Language Arts: 4.0 credits
Social Science: 3.0 credits
Mathematics: 3.0 credits
Natural Science: 3.0 credits
*Core Elective: 2.0 credits
**Career Based Elective: 0.5 credits
Physical Education: 1.5 credits
Health: 0.5 credits
Other Electives: 6.5 credits
Total 24.0 credits
*Approve Core Elective Courses: Advanced Astronomy (.5), Advanced Writing in a Digital World (.5), Adv. Writing in a Digital World II (.5), American Popular Culture (.5), Anatomy and Physiology, AP Biology (1.5), AP Calculus AB (1.5), AP Chemistry (1.5), AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP US Government & Politics, AP World History: Modern, ASL-American Sign Language II (no longer offered), ASL-American Sign Language III (no longer offered), Oceanography (.5), Comparative Religions (.5), Consumer Math, Creative Writing (.5), Discrete Math (.5), Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Journalism I (.5), Meteorology (.5), Physical Geology (.5), Physics, Pre-Calculus, Principles of Economics (.5), Probability & Statistics, Psychology and Sociology, Public Speaking/Debate (.5), Social Science Survey, Spanish II, Spanish III, Sport in Society (.5), Sports in Literature, The Bible in Western Culture (.5), Trigonometry.
**Approved Career Based Elective Offerings: Advanced Health, Advanced Writing in a Digital World (.5), AG Leadership, Business Basics (.5), Computer Technology Applications (.5), Driver and Safety Education (.5), Entrepreneurship, Independent Living (.5), Principles of Economics (.5), Public Speaking/Debate (.5), Spanish for Healthcare (.5).
**In addition, all students must successfully complete a Career Portfolio to fulfill their Graduation Project requirement and pass the PA State Keystone Exam requirement.**