• Cherry Hill Public Schools
    High School Graduation Credit Requirements Course List
    ***applies to Class of 2023 and beyond***  


    English Language Arts (20 credits)

    English 1, 2, 3, 4

    English Concepts 9, 10, 11, 12

    ELL Beginner

    AP Language and Composition

    AP Literature and Composition


    Mathematics (15 credits: Algebra 1 AND Geometry AND Other Mathematics)

    Algebra 1


    Other Mathematics

    Algebra 1 or Enriched Algebra


    Algebra 2

    Algebraic Concepts 1

    Geometric Concepts


    Algebraic Concepts 2






    Intro to College Math


    Discrete Math/Probability and Statistics


    AP Statistics




    Multi-Variable Calculus


    AP Computer Science A

    Lab Science (15 credits: 5 credits of Biology AND 5 credits of Chemistry AND 5 credits of Physics)

    Biology (5 credits)

    Chemistry (5 credits)

    Physics (5 credits)



    Physics 1

    Biology Concepts

    Chemistry Concepts

    Physics Concepts


    AP Physics 1


    Social Studies (17.5 credits: 10 credits of U.S. History AND 5 credits of World Civilizations AND 2.5 of African American Studies)

    World Civilizations (5 Credits)

    US History (10 Credits)

    African American Studies (2.5 credits)

    World Civilizations

    US History 1, 2

    African American Studies *applies to class of 2025 and beyond

    World Civilizations Concepts

    US History 1, 2 Concepts


    AP US History 1 and 2


    Financial Literacy (2.5 credits)


    Financial Literacy


    Health, Safety, and Physical Education (5 credits per year)

    Health 9, 10, 11, 12 (sem)

    Mind Body Connection 1, 2

    Physical Education 9, 10, 11, 12 (sem)

    Unified PE 9, 10, 11, 12 (sem)


    World Languages (5 credits)

    AP French Language and Culture

    AP Spanish Language and Culture

    Italian 1, 2, 3, 4 (West)

    AP German Language and Culture (East)

    Chinese 1, 2

    Latin 1, 2, 3, 4

    AP Italian Language and Culture (West)

    French 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

    Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

    AP Latin

    German 1, 2, 3, 4 (East)

    Spanish for Heritage Speakers 1, 2, 3 (West)

    Visual and Performing Arts (5 credits)

    Fine Art 1, 2, 3

    AP Art History


    3-D Art, Intermediate, or Advanced 3-D Art

    AP Studio Art

    Music Theory

    Introduction, Intermediate Commercial Photography (sem)

    Art Workshop (West) (sem)

    Research in Music

    Advanced Commercial Photography


    Living Theater

    Graphic Design 1, 2 (West) (sem)

    Wind Ensemble

    Actors Studio 1, 2 (sem)

    Computer Graphics, Advanced Computer Graphics (sem)

    Freshman Wind Ensemble (East)

    Play Production (sem)

    Advanced Applications in Computer Graphics

    Symphonic Band

    Play Directing (sem)

    Commercial Art (East)

    East/West Singers

    Public Speaking (sem)

    Commercial Art 2

    Vocal Workshop


    Design 1, 2, 3

    Concert Choir


    21st Century Life and Careers or Career-Technical Education (5 credits)

    3-D Art, Intermediate, or Advanced 3-D Art

    Culinary Arts 1, 2 (sem)

    Sports and Entertainment Marketing (sem)

    Introduction, Intermediate Commercial Photography (sem)

    Catering and Advanced Catering (West)

    Sports Medicine (sem)

    Advanced Commercial Photography

    Intro to Business (sem)

    Introduction to Computer Programming

    Graphic Design 1, 2 (West) (sem)

    Business Management (sem)

    AP Computer Science Principles

    Commercial Art (East)

    Marketing Management 1, 2

    AP Computer Science A

    Commercial Art 2

    Entrepreneurship (sem)

    Dynamics of Health Care & Society

    AP Studio Art

    International Business (sem)

    Scientific Principles of Nutrition

    Design 1, 2, 3

    Business Law (sem)

    Broadcasting 1, 2 (sem)

    Computer Graphics, Advanced Computer Graphics (sem)

    Marketing Education

    Writing Workshop (sem)

    Advanced Applications in Computer Graphics

    Advanced Marketing

    Intro to Public Speaking (sem)

    Applied Technology

    Research in Marketing

    Public Speaking (sem)

    Small Engines (sem) (East)

    AP Research


    Research in Science

    AP Economics: Microeconomics and Macroeconomics

    AFJROTC (West)

    Forensic Science

    All Apex Technology electives (sem)

    Tomorrow's Teachers (sem)


    Robotics (sem)