Adams City High School
     7200 Quebec Parkway
     Commerce City, CO 80022
  303.289.3111    303-288-6113
communications@adams14.org
  • Adams City High School

Graduation Requirements

General Course of Study Requirements

Twenty four semester units (24 units) shall be required for students to graduate from high school and receive a high school diploma. Transcripts shall reflect differences in program content.

General Course of Study Diploma Requirements                                 

 

Class of 2018, 2019, 2020

Class of 2021 and beyond

 Language Arts

4 Units

4 Units

Math

3 Units

4 Units

Science

(Biology,Chemistry)

3 Units

3 Units

Social Science

3 Units

3 Units

 

World Language

1 Unit

1 Unit

Academic Electives

2 Units

2 Units

Physical Ed.

1 unit

1unit

General Electives

7 units

6 units

Total

24 Units

24 Units

*1 unit = 2 semesters of classes

---> To graduate from an ACSD 14 school, a minimum of 23.0 credits is required; therefore to meet the CCHE requirements a student must take one additional credit in math* and one additional credit in foreign language*** which can be used as “Academic Electives” or as “Other Elective” effective for graduation in 2010 and beyond. Students entering ACHS in Fall 2017 and after are required to complete 24.0 credits to graduate. The one additional credit is to be completed in MATH.


               *All 4 year college bound students should take an additional 4th year of Math.

**All 4 year college bound students should take an additional 4th year of Science.

***All 4 yr. college bound students must take 2 years of the same foreign language