Graduation Requirements

  • Dream Academy Graduation Requirements




    District U-46 requires a minimum of 40 credits to graduate high school including the following requirements:

    • Students must also meet requirements in each of the academic areas below.
    • Students must pass the Illinois and United States Constitution exams, which are part of the required Civics course.
    • By law, all juniors must take the SAT.
    • All students are required to fill out an FAFSA, alternative application, or a non-participation for student financial assistance.

    Each semester course is worth one credit.
    Students at DREAM Academy can earn up to 6 credits per semester for a total of 12 credits for the school year.
    DREAM Academy has two semesters per school year.



Credits Required for Graduation in Each Academic Area