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High School Resources


SNHS graduation requirements go beyond the state minimum requirement. We require 28 credits for students to graduate. The following chart from the NC Department of Instruction clearly identifies which courses are required.  The total however does not include the additional electives required by Nash County Public Schools.

GPA Calculations

  • A: 90-100 = 4.0

  • B: 80-89 = 3.0

  • C: 70-79 = 2.0

  • D: 60-69 = 1.0


  • F: < 59 = 0.0
  • Add .5 additional quality point to Honors courses 
  • Add 1.0 additional quality point to Advanced Placements, community colleges courses, or four-year college courses taken while in high school. 


Promotion Requirements: 

5 credits=Sophomore

12 credits=Junior

20 credits= Senior

28 credits=Graduate



College Resources


College Foundaton of North Carolina:

College Board Big Future:


Residency Determination Service:



Career Resources 




Military Resources




Marine Corps:

Air Force:

Coast Guard:

In order to join the military, you must take the ASVAB. To learn more about the ASVAB go to




Mental Health Resources


Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line: Text HELLO to 741-741

Mobile Crisis Team: 1-866-437-1821 (located locally and can come to your home if needed)

Yellow Ribbon Hopeline Network: 1-800-784-2433


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention


National Mental Health Association


Teen Central


Teen Health and Wellness


*For information about School Based Therapy please contact your school counselor