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GCS Academic Profile

General Diploma Required Credits:

English/
Language Arts
4 units
Health ½ unit
*Physical Education ½ unit
Mathematics: 4 units 1 unit of Algebra II
Science: 3 units 1 unit of biological science, 1 unit of physical science,
1 unit of advanced science
Social Studies: 3 units ½ unit of American History, ½ unit of American Government,
½ unit of Economics/ Financial Literacy,
½ unit of World History and Civilization
Electives: 5 units Fine Arts: 1 unit
Bible 1 unit per year of attendance
**Foreign Language 2 units

*The Physical Education credit can be waived if a student participates in two seasons of athletics

**College Prep Curriculum suggested credits
½ credit has to be taken in another subject to insure minimum credits for graduation.

Total Units: 24

Ohio Diploma with Honors

In order to receive an Ohio Diploma with Honors, a student must meet the Gilead Christian School College Prep curriculum and at least 7 of the following 8 criteria:

  1. English/Language Arts – 4 units
  2. Math – 4 units
  • 1 unit Algebra 1
  • 1 unit Geometry
  • 1 unit Algebra 2
  • 1 unit of higher level Math
  1. Science – 4 units
  • 1 unit Physics
  • 1 unit Chemistry
  1. Social Studies: 4 units
  2. Foreign Language: 3 units of one language or 2 units each of 2 languages
  3. Fine Arts: 1 unit
  4. 3.50 GPA on 4.00 scale
  5. 27 ACT or 1210 SAT score (excluding writing sections)

Grading Scale:

4.3 A+ 98-100 4.0 A 93-97 3.7 A- 90-92
3.3 B+ 87-89 3.0 B 83-86 2.7 B- 80-82
2.3 C+ 77-79 2.0 C 73-76 1.7 C- 70-72
1.3 D+ 67-69 1.0 D 63-66 .7 D- 60-62
0.0 F 53 or below


HONOR ROLL:
Honor roll is an indication that a student has reached an academic standard for their grade level.

  • Honor Roll –All A’s
  • Merit Roll –All A’s and B’s

And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to
God the Father through Him. - Colossians 3:17