Graduation Requirements

American Diploma Requirements

To earn the diploma issued through Saint Paul Preparatory, students enrolled in our school will complete courses totaling a minimum of 48 credit hours. St. Paul American School’s diploma requirements are split into 3 types; College Track Diploma, STEM Track Diploma, or STEM Diploma.

Students can earn either a College Track Diploma, STEM Track Diploma, or STEM Diploma
English 8 semester credits (including Speech)
Math 6 semester credits (including Algebra II)
Social Studies 7 semester credits (including courses in Geography, Government, U.S. & World History, and Economics)
Science 6 semester credits (including Biology)
Physical Education 2 semester credits
Health 1 semester credit
Fine/Performing Arts 2 semester credits
Technology 1 semester credit
Engineering 0 semester credit
Foreign Language 6 semester credits (4 must be in the same language)
Elective 9 semester credits (Any credits in the previous categories that exceed the requirements count as elective credits)
English 8 semester credits (including Speech)
Math 8 semester credits (including Algebra II and Pre-Calculus)
Social Studies 7 semester credits (including courses in Geography, Government, U.S. & World History, and Economics)
Science 6 semester credits (including Biology)
Physical Education 2 semester credits
Health 1 semester credit
Fine/Performing Arts 2 semester credits
Technology 2 semester credit
Engineering 2 semester credit
Foreign Language 6 semester credits (4 must be in the same language)
Elective 4 semester credits (Any credits in the previous categories that exceed the requirements count as elective credits)
English 8 semester credits (including Speech)
Math 8 semester credits (including Algebra II and an AP Math)
Social Studies 7 semester credits (including courses in Geography, Government, U.S. & World History, and Economics)
Science 8 semester credits (including Biology and an AP Science)
Physical Education 2 semester credits
Health 1 semester credit
Fine/Performing Arts 2 semester credits
Technology 3 semester credit
Engineering 3 semester credit
Foreign Language 6 semester credits (4 must be in the same language)
Elective 0 semester credits (All credits are assigned in specific areas)