Liberty Public Schools Graduation Requirements (Classes of 2025 & Beyond)
Students at LHS can earn 7 credits per school year (3.5 per semester) and 1 credit during summer school. Students wishing to take additional credit outside of the school day may do so but will be responsible to pay tuition for the course.
Cum Laude “With Honors” systemStudents earning a 3.5 to a 4.0 grade point average will be recognized at high school graduation.Summa Cum LaudeGrade Point Average: 3.9 to 4.000Magna Cum LaudeGrade Point Average: 3.7 to 3.89Cum LaudeGrade Point Average: 3.500 to 3.69Valedictorian and Salutatorian RecognitionStudents receiving the distinct honor of Valedictorian and Salutatorian will be recognized at high school graduation.ValedictorianEarns an A in all classes enrolled.SalutatorianEarn an A in all classes enrolled with the exception of one where they can earn a B.
- Please note that the weighted GPA is not a determining factor for LPS awards, including Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Cum Laude honors
- Go HERE for more information about the LPS Weighted GPA