Graduation Requirements

ConVal High School requires 26 credits in particular subject areas to graduate.

In addition to the basic graduation requirements, students may choose to be recognized at Graduation as New Hampshire Scholars.NHScholars

The New Hampshire Scholars program recognizes advanced preparation for education after high school in three areas:  NH Scholars Core, NH Scholars STEM Emphasis, and NH Scholars Art Emphasis.

To qualify for the New Hampshire Scholars distinction:

  • Students must be enrolled in a math class every semester until the Algebra I completion requirement is met.
  • Starting with the Class of 2024, students must pass the Citizenship Test with a 70% or higher in order to graduate. 
  • Starting with the Class of 2024, each student must complete (or waive) a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to graduate.
  • Students shall engage in learning competencies in the areas of English/Language Arts and Mathematics for every year they are in high school until graduation, regardless of whether the required graduation credits have been achieved.

For more information, please see your counselor.

Graduation Requirements

Subject AreasRequired
NH Scholars
NH Scholars
STEM Emphasis
(3.2 Minimum GPA)
NH Scholars
Art Emphasis
(3.2 Minimum GPA)
Adult Diploma
Global Studies12221
US History11111
3 lab sciences4 (3 lab sciences)4 (3 lab sciences)4 (3 lab sciences)2
Mathematics 44 (Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom & 1 other)
4 (Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom & 1 other)4 (Alg 1, Alg 2, Geom & 1 other)2
World Languages02 of the same language
2 of the same language2 of the same language0
Physical Education
Arts Education
.5.5.52 0
Information & Computer Technology.5 or competency.5 or competency
.5 or competency.5 or competency.5 or competency
Elective Offerings9543.58.5
Total Credits2626262620