Graduation Requirements

DHS graduates must complete a minimum of 24 credits.

 Course  Required  Recommended
English  4.0  4.0
Math  3.0  4.0
Science  3.0  4.0
Social Studies:
Ancient World
Modern World
US History
 4.0 4.0
Global Languages
Languages must be consecutive levels of the same language.
2.0  3.0
Physical Education 2.0  2.0
Fine Arts  1.0  1.0
Technology  1.0  1.0
Health 0.5 0.5
Elective 3.5 3.5
Minimum Total Credit: 24.0 27.5

Required Course: Saudi Ministry of Education – 1 each year

This course fulfills the Ministry of Education requirement to provide conversational Arabic and designated cultural topics to fulfill a cultural awareness of the host country. Students enrolled in an Arabic Global Language course will need to enroll in this course.

Percent Letter GPA Weighted GPA
90 – 100 A 4.0 5.0
80 – 89 B 3.0 4.0
70 – 79 C 2.0 3.0
60 – 69 D 1.0 0.0
0 – 059 F 0.0 0.0