Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum of 24 credits accumulated in grades 9 through 12 are required for graduation from BASH.  Students are also required to complete a Career Cruising Portfolio or BCTC senior project.  Graduation from BASH involves the fulfillment of the following items:

    Minimum number of courses/credits needed for graduation:

    SUBJECT SPECIFIED AS
    English The equivalent of four year-long courses in grades 9-12
    Social Studies The equivalent of four year-long courses in grades 9-12
    Science* Three year-long courses in grades 9, 10, 11, or 12
    Mathematics Four year-long courses in grades 9, 10, 11, or 12
    Health Two planned courses, one each in grades 9 and 10
     
    Physical Education**Four planned courses, one each in grades 9-12 
    **World LanguageOne planned course in grades 9-12 Class of 2021 & beyond  
    Electives (See Course Description Section) 
      Total credits must equal or exceed 24 
    •  *Students who plan on attending a four year college/university are encouraged to take four courses.
    • **NJROTC courses satisfy physical education requirement for 12th grade.

    Total credits for graduation must equal or exceed 24.0

    The Career Research Portfolio – Senior Project Presentation
    The Boyertown Area School District has scheduled the Career Research Portfolio - Senior Project Presentation as a condition of graduation.