Graduation Requirments

To graduate from Bristol Public Schools, a student must have earned a minimum of 25.25 credits and must have met the credit distribution requirement.Students must also meet two performance standards: writing and mathematics.The district’s performance standard in writing took effect with the class of 2006.The district’s performance standard in mathematics took effect with the class of 2007.


Credit Distribution Requirements

The following credits must be earned in the following content areas:

  • English – 4 credits
  • Mathematics – 3 credits
  • Social Studies – 3 credits, including 1.0 in United States History and .5 in Civics
  • Science – 2 credits
  • Physical Education – 2 credits
  • Health – .25 credit
  • Vocational Fine Arts – 1 credit