•              V.V.S. Graduation Requirements         

                                                                                    

    SUBJECT

    REGENTS DIPLOMA

    ADVANCED REGENTS DIPLOMA

    English

    4

    4

    Social Studies

    4

    4

    Mathematics

    3

    3

    Science

    3

    3

    Health

    ½

    ½

    ***Art / Music

    1

    1

    **LOTE

    1

    3*

    Physical Education

    2

    2

    Electives

    Units vary

    Units vary

    TOTAL

    22

    22

    *To earn an Advanced Regents Designation, students must complete one of the following:

    ·         3 units of credit in **LOTE (Language Other Than English)         OR

    ·         5 units of credit in *** Art, Music or Career Technical Education (CTE): BOCES Career and Technical School * Agriculture

     

    TESTS

    REGENTS DIPLOMA

    ADVANCED REGENTS DIPLOMA

    Regents English

    65

    65

    Regents Global Studies

    65

    65

    Regents U.S. History

    65

    65

    Regents Science

    65

    65

    2nd Science Regents

    NONE

    65*

    Regents Mathematics

    65

    65

    2nd & 3rd Math Regents

    NONE

    65

     

    Regents Diploma Endorsement

    Honors Endorsement: Students can earn an Honors Endorsement on either the Regents Diploma or Regents Diploma with Advanced

    Designation by achieving an average of 90% on all Regents Examinations.

    Career and Technical Endorsement: Students can earn a Technical Endorsement on either the Regents Diploma or Regents Diploma with

    Advanced Designation upon completion of an approved Career and Technical Education Program.

    Local Diploma Option

    *Students classified with special education services still have the option of the Local diploma by achieving at least 55 on the Regents

    exams or by passing the RCT’s.* (This option is available to students who entered 9th grade in 2008, 2009, and 2010 only.)

    ENTERING FRESHMAN CLASS LOCAL DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS

    2008 and beyond Score 65 or above on 5 required Regents Exams.

    Earn 22 Units of Credit.

    Mastery in Math – student must complete all course and exam requirements for the Advanced Regents diploma

    and score 85 or higher on each of the three required math Regents Math exams: Integrated Algebra, Geometry, and

    Algebra II/Trigonometry.

    Mastery in Science – student must complete all course and exam requirements for the Advanced Regents diploma

    and score 85 or higher on each of the three required science exams.

    Mastery in Math and Science – the student must complete all course and exam requirements for the Advanced

    Regents diploma, score 85 or higher on the three math Regents exams, and score 85 or higher on the three science

    Regents exams.

    Diploma Requirements (click to view)