Extra credit opportunities for high school students in Delaware

We all liked extra credit in school. It was an opportunity to improve whatever grades we received on tests or for a class. That same potential for improvement exists when it comes to “extra” high school credits as well. Here’s how.

The national average for high school credits earned is 26. Currently, in Delaware, the minimum number of credits required to graduate is 22. This is, as you can see, below the previously stated average. Students may not be viewed as equally competitive for college acceptance with a lower number of credits. Even with plans to increase the minimum to …