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Graduation Plan

ETCA offers two graduation plans for high school students.  The Recommended Graduation Plan provides the minimum number of credits students must earn to graduate from ETCA.  The Distinguished Graduation Plan includes additional courses and advanced measures for students interested in a more rigorous curriculum.  In recognition of the extra effort involved, students who complete the Distinguished Plan will receive special honor cords to wear at the graduation ceremony.  
Subject Area Recommended Plan Distinguished Plan
Bible 4 4
English 4 4
Math 4 4
Social Studies 4 4
Science 4 4
Foreign Language 2 3
Physical Education 1 1
Fine Arts 1 1
Speech .5 .5
Senior Seminar .5 .5
Electives 3 2
     
Total Credits 28
28 
(8 honors required)

 

Additional Information on the Distinguished Plan:

*Only students meeting the requirements for the Distinguished Plan are qualified for Valedictorian and Salutatorian.  While students completing    the Recommended Plan may rank high in the graduating class, they will not be eligible for Valedictorian or Salutatorian recognition.

*At least 8 of the 28 total credits must be earned in Honors classes.
                                             
*Must complete 2 Dual Credit college courses.    
                                      
*Weighted average must be 90 or above.

*Pre-Cal is required.

*IPC cannot be part of the Distinguished Plan.
 
**ETCA requires students to earn 25 hours of community service per year for a total of 100 hours upon graduation.