Graduation Requirements

Credits/Discipline

4.0 English 

4.0 Mathematics 

4.0 Science 

3.0 Social Sciences 

3.0 World Language 

2.0 Fine Arts  

2.0 Physical Education* 

2.0 Career Education

 

 

24 Total

Benito Juarez Community Academy

Credits/Disciplne

4.0 English 

3.0 Mathematics 

3.0 Science 

3.0 Social Sciences 

2.0 World Language 

2.0 Fine Arts  

2.0 Physical Education* 

2.0 Career Education

3.0 Electives 

 

24 Total

CPS High School Graduation Requirements

Service Learning

Non-Credit Bearing Requirements

Students must complete a minimum of 40 service learning hours.  Students must complete one project or 20 hours by the end of sophomore year
in order to be promoted to junior status.

Public Law

Students must pass a test in which they demonstrate knowledge of the U.S. and Illinois Constitutions. This is often part of the U.S. History curriculum

Consumer Education

Students must complete a course that integrates Consumer Education into its curriculum. This content is covered in many courses.

* Health and Driver's Education are mandated components.

  Effective at the start of the 2014-2015 school year, all high school students shall be scheduled in a physical education course each semester in every

  grade level (9-12) except when an exception has been authorized. 

BENITO JUAREZ COMMUNITY ACADEMY

1450 - 1510 W. Cermak Rd.

Chicago, IL  60608

Phone: 773-534-7030

Fax: 773-534-7058

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