Graduation Requirements

The following graduation requirements have been established by St. Joseph School in compliance with the standards of the Arkansas Non-Public School Accrediting Association (ANSAA) and of the Office of Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Little Rock. These requirements surpass those of the Arkansas Department of Education.

  • Religious Education 4 Credits
  • Math 4 Credits
  • English 4 Credits
  • Science 3 Credits
  • Social Studies 3 Credits
  • Electives 3 Credits (Minimum)
  • Communication 1 Credit
  • Health and P.E. 1 Credit
  • Fine Arts 1 Credit
  • Computer Science 1 Credit

Twenty-five (25) credits are required for graduation. Students are encouraged to take more than the minimum number of high school credits when they are eligible to do so.