Underclassmen are required to take seven subjects each year. Seniors may take six classes. The exception to this rule will be those enrolled in dual enrollment classes with Motlow. A student taking one dual enrollment class must be enrolled in at least five/four Covenant Academy classes depending on their year. Seniors taking two dual enrollment classes must be enrolled in at least three Covenant Academy classes. Students must be enrolled in a Bible, English, and Math course each year.
Semester averages will be calculated as follows: Each 9 -week period will count as 40% of the semester average and the semester exam will count as 20% of the semester average. No student will be exempt from 1st semester exams; however, seniors with an 85 or higher in a course may be exempt from the 2nd semester exams at the teacher’s discretion.
Requirements for Honors Diploma
In order to receive an Honors Diploma, students must be enrolled as a full time campus student continuously throughout their high school career and must fulfill the following:
· GPA of 3.25
· 3 credits of the following courses: Calculus, Physics, Anatomy and Physiology, Honors Government*, Dual Enrollment English (or other Dual Enrollment as approved by the Principal)