To qualify for the honors diploma students must fulfill 10 of the following 11 criteria.

 

  • 4 credits of English

  • 4 credits of Math (including Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 or equivalent and another higher level course)

  • 4 credits of Science 

  • 4 credits of Social Studies

  • 2 credits of one Foreign Language

  • Grade Point Average of 3.5 or higher

  • ACT of 27 or SAT of 1280 or WorkKeys (6 Reading & 6 Math)

  • 4 credits of Career- Technical minimum, program must lead to an industry recognized credential, apprenticeship, or be part of an articulated career pathway

  • Complete a field experience & document the experience in a portfolio specific to the student's area of focus

  • Develop a comprehensive portfolio of work based on the student's field experience or a topic related to the student's area of focus that is reviewed and validated by external experts

  • Earn an industry- recognized credential or achieve proficiency benchmark for appropriate Ohio Career Technical Competency assessment​

Honors Diploma