Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate with a diploma from the Lynn Public Schools, a student must:

  • Pass 100 credits (25 credits each year to be promoted to the next grade)
  • Pass four years of English
  • Pass two years of United States History
  • Pass Physical Education
  • Pass MCAS:

English Language Arts         Score 240 or better*

Mathematics                         Score 240 or better*

Science                                 Score 220 or better

* Students who score between 220-238 will be placed on an Educational Proficiency Plan (EPP) and will be required to pass their 11th & 12th grade English classes and/or 11th & 12th grade Math classes (or pass the EPP Math Test in place of the 11th & 12th grade Math classes)