Graduation Requirements 2013-2014
In order to graduate from Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School, students must successfully complete all of the following:
In addition to the above PALCS requirements, college-bound students are encouraged to take:
At the present time, the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) has eliminated the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) at the 11th grade level, and is requiring all students to participate in Keystone Exams following completion of course work in Algebra I, Biology and Literature and Composition.
In addition to the 21 credit requirement, students must complete Keystone Exams in Biology, Literature and Algebra. The Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School will continue to abide by the regulations and make any changes to the Keystone Exam requirements as directed by the Department of Education.