General Policies Regarding All Transfer Students

  1. The registrar evaluates all requests for credit transfer.
  2. Transfer credit is only awarded for high-school level courses.
  3. No more than 1.0 credit will be recorded on the student transcript for each course, even if the course is taken in different schools.
  4. Transfer credits are accepted for all courses on transcripts from public high schools.
  5. Students pursuing a diploma from our School are required to complete at least 4.5 credits at our School, regardless of how many credits are transferred.
  6. Credits must include 2 core course credits* from 2 different subject areas and 2.5 additional elective or core course credits. *Core subjects are English, Math, Science and Social Studies.
  7. Our School may accept credits from non-accredited schools when validated by one or more of the following procedures:
  • A review of the student’s academic record
  • An analysis of the previous school’s curriculum
  • A review of a Homeschool Association portfolio of student work
  • An assessment of scholastic performance
  • No more than 10.0 total credits per year will be recorded on the student transcript once the student has enrolled at our School. This includes a combination of credits earned at our School and other schools.

Credits are transferred with the letter grade awarded by the previous high school.