Graduation Requirements

The following graduation requirements have been established by St. Joseph School in compliance with the standards of the Arkansas Nonpublic 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.