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English Graduation Requirements

Total Credits Needed: 8

All students must complete 8 credits of English. These credits are earned by completing the sequence English 1 to 8. Students enrolled in ESL classes earn the following core English credits for their classes.
ESL Level
ESL Level 2English 1English 2
ESL Level 3English 3English 4
ESL Level 4English 5English 6
ESL Level 5English 7English 8


Requirement Credits Needed Courses Notes
English 1 1 English 1 Required of all students.
English 2 1 English 2 Required of all students.
English 3 1 English 3 Required of all students.
English 4 1 English 4 Required of all students.
English 5 1 English 5 Required of all students.
English 6 1 English 6 Required of all students.
English 7 1 English 7 Required of all students.
English 8 1 English 8 Required of all students.


Regents Exam Requirements: All students must pass the ELA Regents Exam.