Graduation Requirements



    To graduate from the East Stroudsburg Area School District, a student shall (1) demonstrate mastery of the academic standards enumerated in Chapter 4,

    Section 4.24, (2) meet proficiency on the Keystone Exams in Algebra I, Biology, Literature, and English Composition.

    Academic Standards

    Students must successfully demonstrate proficiency in knowledge and application
    of planned courses that adhere to the Chapter 4 regulations. In addition, each
    student must have attained the required number of credits to graduate.
    To qualify for a diploma from East Stroudsburg Area High Schools, all grade
    12 students must accumulate a minimum of 26.0 credits. Course requirements
    are described below. Students must complete the following minimum subject

    • 4.0 English
    • 4.0 Mathematics
    • 3.0 Science*
    • 4.0 Social Studies*
    • 1.0 Physical Education
    • .75 Health
    • .25 Drivers Education
    • 2.0 Humanities
    • 1.0 Computer Literacy Credit
    • .5 Family & Consumer Science approved course
    • 5.5 Elective
    26.0 Total Credits

    *Monroe Career & Technical Institute (MCTI) students