Graduation Requirements

Schaumburg Christian High School requires the successful completion of an academic program accumulating of 19 units of credit (4-English; 3 ½-Social Studies; 3 Mathematics; 2-Science; 1/2 -Computer Science; 1-Physical Education - in two years; 5-Electives). A passing grade in Bible class is required every semester.

All students in grades seven through twelve must follow the course of study recommended to them by the administration.

Required Courses

Listed below are the required courses of study for each high school grade level.

Ninth

  • Bible 9
  • English 9 (or Honors English 9)
  • Algebra I or Honors Geometry
  • Economics (1 Semester)
  • Computers (1 Semester)
  • Physical Science
  • P.E.
  • Elective

Tenth

  • Bible 10
  • English 10 (or Honors English 10)
  • Geometry or Honors Algebra II
  • World History (or Honors World History or AP World History)
  • Biology (or Honors Biology)
  • P.E.
  • Elective

Eleventh

  • Bible 11
  • English 11 (or Honors English 11 or AP English)
  • Algebra II or Honors Trig/Pre-Calculus
  • U.S. History (or Honors US History or AP US History)
  • Elective #1
  • Elective #2
  • Elective #3

Twelfth

  • Bible 12
  • English 12
  • Government (or Honors Government)
  • Elective #1
  • Elective #2
  • Elective #3
  • Elective #4

Electives

In addition to the above required classes, a wide range of electives are normally offered each year including the following:

  • Advanced Computers
  • Algebra II
  • Honors Algebra II
  • Band
  • Chemistry
  • Honors Chemistry
  • Choir
  • Family Science
  • Keyboarding I & II
  • Honors Advanced Human Anatomy/Microbiology
  • Spanish I & II
  • Speech
  • Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus
  • Honors Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus
  • Yearbook
  • AP English Literature
  • AP English Language
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Physics I
  • AP World History
  • AP US History
  • over 20 Foreign Languages

Seniors who lack more than one credit will not be permitted to march in commencement exercises. Arrangements must also have been made to earn this credit in an approved program before the student may march. Schaumburg Christian High School cannot be responsible for the inconvenience caused by a senior's failing courses during the last days of school.