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College Credit (Dual Credit) Courses

College/dual credit courses are presently offered through Missouri Baptist University. MBU credits cost approximately $85.00 per credit hour, in addition to the regular CHS tuition prices.  Students must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA to be eligible to take these courses. See course description for possible teacher recommendation and PLAN/ACT score requirements.


AP Credit- Advanced Placement

AP courses are offered at CHS. A testing fee ($91.00) is due early in the second semester. Students may receive college credit based on a score of 3 or above on their AP test in May (score requirements set by individual colleges/universities). Test results are received in July.


Academic Learning Lab/ Christ-Centered Excellence in Education Program (CEED)

Students who learn differently may receive assistance in one or more subject areas. Fees for these services depend upon the level of assistance provided.

CHS Graduation Requirements


Subject                                                   Credits Required                                              

Bible (a)                                                                4                        

English                                                                  4              

Math                                                                     3                    

Science                                                                 3              

Social Studies (b)                                                   3             

Practical Art (Computer .5/Personal Finance .5)        1              

Speech                                                                  .5

Fine Art                                                                 1             

Phys. Education (c)                                                1              

Health                                                                   .5      

Electives (d)                                                          5            

Community Service (e)


Total                                                                   26



(a) Students must earn 1 credit for each year of attendance at CHS. If a student transfers in, it would be less.

(b) The State of Missouri requires students to pass a test over the Missouri Constitution and the U.S. Constitution. U.S. History is also required by the State of Missouri.  Civics will be required for the Class of 2013 and beyond.

(c) Students may only receive 1 credit with a P.E. waiver in order to meet this requirement.

(d) College bound students should take at least 2 credits of a foreign language.

(e) All students will be responsible for accumulating community service hours each year they are enrolled at CHS.

     9th gr.- 20 hours; 10th gr.- 30 hours; 11th gr.- 40 hours; 12th gr.- 40 hours