In order to be granted a diploma by St. Johnsbury Academy, a student must complete four years of study, and accumulate 26 credits. (see accompanying chart)
| COURSE || YEARS OF STUDY|
| Senior Capstone|| 1 credit|
| English |
(One Credit earned from Freshman Humanities)
| Science|| 3 credits|
| Mathematics|| 3 credits|
| Social Studies|
(Humanities, US History (Jr Year), US Government (Sr Year)
| Physical Education|| 1 1/2 credits|
| Computer Literacy|| 1/2 credit|
| Critical Skills|| 1 credit|
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*St. Johnsbury Academy will not accelerate graduation. Students must achieve four calendar years of resident study in a high school in order to qualify for graduation.
Underclassmen must take eight blocks of study for the year. Seniors must take seven.