Upper School

Below are graduation requirements in units of credit for all Upper School students.
Subject Area Units of Credit
English 4.0
Hebrew 4.0
Jewish Studies 4.0
Mathematics 3.0
Science 3.0 (must include Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
Social Studies 4.0
Fine Arts 1.0
Physical Education 1.0 (or waiver due to participation in varsity athletics)
Electives 6.0
Total 30 credits

*Community service required (See Community Service for required hours per year).
*Distinguished Scholar: Highly motivated students may graduate with the designation of “Distinguished Scholar” by completing certain requirements including an advanced research paper or project. HBHA’s Upper School Principal can provide more information.
Founded in 1966, Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy’s mission is to prepare students for fulfilling lives as Jews and as honorable and contributing citizens.