Academic Plan

Suggested Academic Plan 2022-2023

Students are eligible for their high school diploma when they have completed all graduation requirements. A total of 22 credits, minimal, is required to meet graduation requirements. Transfer Students who desire to receive a diploma from  BA must complete at least one academic year with us (6 credits). If students wish to have credits earned at other institutions, accepted for credit towards a diploma from BA, they must provide official transcripts from that institution. College Prep Graduation Requirements from BDA are as follows: English 4 years (4 credits); Mathematics 4 years (4 credits); Science 3 years (3 credits) must include Biology;  Social Studies 3 years (3 credits) must include U.S. History, Foreign Language 2  consecutive years (2 credits) same language; Physical Education 2-4 year (2-4 credit); Arts/humanities/music 2 year (1-2 credit);  Religious Studies 1-4 years (1-4 credits) Electives 0.5 – 1 credit and may be taken in any content area – we strongly suggest a Technology and a Personal Finance course.

Freshman

 Course  Units  Course  Units
English 1.0 Religious Studies 1 1.0
Math 1.0 Physical Education 1.0
Science 1.0 Music 0.5
History 1.0    
Total 4.0 Total 2.5

Sophomore

 Course  Units  Course  Units
English 1.0 Religious Studies 2 1.0
Math 1.0 Physical Education 1.0
Science 1.0 Music 0.5
History 1.0 0.5
Total 4.0 Total 2.5

Junior

 Course  Units  Course  Units
English 1.0 Religious Studies 3 1.0
Math 1.0 Physical Education 1.0
Science 1.0 Music 0.5
History 1.0    
Language 1 1.0    
Total 5.0 Total 2.5

Senior

 Course  Units  Course  Units
English 1.0 Religious Studies 4 1.0
Math 1.0 Physical Education 1.0
Language 2 1.0 Music 0.5
Cap Stone Experience Variable
Total 3.0 Total 2.5+

Cap Stone is a work shadowing experience for seniors in areas in which they are interested. 

ACT/SAT Prep, Community Service, Etiquette and Personal Finance classes are required.