New York State High School Requirements differ depending on the year a student first enters 9th grade. Students can obtain a Graduation Requirement card from his or her Guidance Counselor. The cards outline the credits, Regents exams, and scores required for high school graduation. Graduation cards are color-coded and dated to correspond to the initial entry into 9th grade. The cards are intented to help students and parents, in consultation with the school counselor, determine how many credits, the distribution of credits by subject area, and the scores required on the regents exams to recieve a local, Regents, or advance Regents diploma. A diploma Requirement Worksheet can help track student academic progress throught high school.
To access the Graduation requirement cards, Diploma requirement Worksheet and Parents Guide to Graduation Requirements, Please click on the links below.