Graduation Requirements

Graduation from a Thornton Fractional Township High School will require that a student successfully complete a minimum of twenty-three (23) credits during at least eight semesters of full-time attendance.                                                                                                   

 

English.................................................................................................................4 credits

Social Studies...................................................................................................... 3 credits

Science.................................................................................................................2 credits

Math......................................................................................................................3 credits

P.E.....................................................................................................................3.5 credits

Health.................................................................................................................0.5 credits

Electives..............................................................................................................7 credits

Total Required................................................................................................23 credits 

Of the 23 minimum credits required for graduation, 19 credits must be in courses other than Physical Education and Driver Education.  Students must enroll in P.E. each semester during the regular school year unless they are enrolled in Driver Education, Health or have received a valid P.E. waiver.  

In addition to the above requirements, a student must:

  • Attend classes full time for eight semesters (4 years)
  • Pass the U.S. and Illinois Constitution exam

REVISED:  August 24, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Department Contact Information


Mike Fies

Director of CIPD
Phone: 708-585-2388
mfies@tfd215.org

Cynthia Holsapple
Executive Secretary                                                  
Phone: 708-585-2321
cholsapple@tfd215.org