High School Program of Studies

Graduation Requirements: 26.5 Credits       

  • English – 4
  • Math – 4
  • Bible – 4 (one credit for each year in CCS attendance)
  • Science – 3 (2 of these to be lab sciences)
  • Social Studies – 3
  • Foreign Language – 2
  • Electives – 4 (1 Fine Arts)
  • P.E./Wellness – 1.5
  • Personal Finance – ½

(The additional ½ credit in P.E. may be met by completing a P.E. course, in addition to PE/Wellness or by participating in a school sponsored sport, such as Volleyball or Basketball).

All credit earned in 8th grade for Algebra I will be the listed on the student’s transcript however that course  will not be included in the 26 credits required for graduation and will not be included in the student’s grade point average.

Grading Scale:

CCS grades on based on a 4 point scale with quality points added for Honors, Advanced Placement and Dual Enrollment courses:

Letter Grade                                                              CP                  Honors           AP/DE

A                                 93 – 100%                                4                      4.5                   5.0

B                                 85 – 92                                     3                      3.5                   4.0

C                                 75 – 84                                     2                      2.5                   3.0

D                                 70 – 74                                     1                      1.5                   2.0

F                                  Below 70%                               0                      0                      0