APEX Griggs Alterative Diploma Options Program
The APEX Griggs Alternative Diploma Options Program is an Internet-based high school curriculum for at-risk and mainstream students who are at least 16 years old, who are U.S. citizens, and who have previously earned 14 or more credits. Students will earn a nationally recognized basic high school diploma approved by all U.S. colleges and universities.
Tuition for each course is $100.00 and must be paid prior to starting coursework.
A basic high school diploma includes the following:
- 4 units of English
- 3 units of math
- 2 units of science (includes biology)
- 3 units of social studies (includes U.S. history)
- 1⁄2 unit of health
- 1 unit of applied arts (keyboarding/word processing)
- 1 unit of fine arts
- 6 1⁄2 units of electives
- 20 hours of community service
- $200 diploma fee
Interested participants must provide an official transcript from the last high school attended. Course selection will be determined by the high school transcript; however, any student earning a diploma through APEX must take a minimum of three credits. All lessons, textbooks, and homework assignments are accessed online.
Alternative Options Contact
Karen Allen-Curtis, Coordinator
410-986-3241 or 410-986-5412