Class of 2005 and beyond Required ("Core") Subjects Regents Diploma Advanced Regents Dipolma English 4 units 4 units Social Studies 4 units 4 units Mathematics 3 units 3 units Science 3 units 3 units Second Language (Spanish) 1 unit 3 units Health .5 unit .5 unit Preparation for Life .5 unit .5 unit Art and/or Music 1 unit 1 unit Sequence/Requirements and/or Electives 5 units 2.5 units Introduction to Occupations .5 unit Physical Education 2 units 2 units UNIT REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADUATION 24 units 24 units
All students are required to pass Regents exams (English, math, science, global studies and American history) with a grade of 65 in order to graduate with a regents diploma.
SPECIFIC REGENTS EXAMINATIONS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION
Integrated Algebra, Science Regents, Global Regents, ELA 11 Regents, US History Regents.
ADVANCED REGENTS REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADUATION
Students wishing to earn an Advanced Regents Diploma must fulfill the following additional
• Pass the Integrated Algebra, Geometry and Advanced Algebra & Trigonometry, and an additional Science Regents
• Major in Spanish and pass the Spanish Regents or Earn a Career and Technical Education Endorsement in a specific career major.
Sequences available at Arkport:
1. Mathematics – Math 11, Math 12, Integrated Algebra, Geometry and Advanced Algebra &Trigonometry
2. Science - Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, Local Physics or Local Chemistry
3. Spanish - Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish III (only one Regents given, which occurs at
the end of the first semester in the Junior year.)
4. Career Education and Business
6 full-time courses, Freshmen and Sophomore years.
5.5 full-time courses, Junior and Senior years