Credits Needed For Graduation

Credits for Graduation from IWA Our school offers two diploma tracts. The 24-unit diploma is our advanced diploma. This diploma program requires the student to receive units in the following domains:

English 9-12 4 units
U.S. and Virginia History 1 unit
U.S. and Virginia Government 1 unit
World History or World Geography 1 unit
Mathematics 3 units
Science 3 units
Health and Physical Education 2 units
Foreign Language (French or Spanish) 3 units
Computer Applications 1 unit
Electives 5 units

To earn an Advanced Studies Diploma, students must complete a mathematics sequence which includes Algebra I and two courses above the level of Algebra I, and a science sequence which includes three units from Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Honors Anatomy.

Our 22-unit diploma requires the student to receive units in the following domains:

English 9-12 4 units
U.S. and Virginia History 1 unit
U.S. and Virginia Government 1 unit
World History or World Geography 1 unit
Mathematics 2 units
Science 2 units
Mathematics or Science 1 unit
Health and Physical Education 2 units
Computer Applications 1 unit
Electives 7 units