High School Program

          The high school curriculum of Living Word Shanghai offers standard four-year American AP courses, which are equivalent to classes in American schools. The curriculum is composed of seven subjects; including English, Math, Social Sciences, Sciences, World Language, Art/PE and Communications. Students who graduate from our high school program will obtain a graduation diploma of Living Word Lutheran High School and can enter a top American university.

          Our high school program adopts both elective and credit course system. We provide a variety of AP and honors courses according to the curriculum design. Students may take classes in which they are interested and applicable to their own learning situations.

          Graduates must achieve the minimum requirements for graduation. As students are preparing for college applications, it is recommended they acquire additional credits above the minimum requirements.

Subject
 
Minimum Requirements for Living Word
 

Minimum Requirements for Public, Four-year Colleges and Universities

Recommended Course for Highly Selective Colleges and Universities
English
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
Math
4 Credits
3 Credits
4 Credits
Science
(At Least Two Lab Courses)
3 Credits
3 Credits
4 Credits
Social Science
3 Credits
3 Credits
4 Credits
World Language
1 Credit
2 Credits
3-4 Credits
Art
2 Credits
1 Credits
2-3 Credits
Health and P.E.
2 Credits
 
Electives
6 Credits
Total
25 Credits