Adult High School

Gateway’s Adult High School program is designed for those 18 years or older who want to attain their high school diploma. Public school districts in Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties participate in this program (subject to approval from the local high school).

To qualify for graduation 17 credits are required for completion of the program. These include:

  • English – 4 credits
  • Social Studies – 3 credits
  • Mathematics – 3 credits
  • Science – 3 credits
  • Physical Ed. – 1.5 credits
  • Health –  0.5 credit
  • Electives – 2 credits
  • Civics Exam – Students must correctly answer at least 65 out of 100 questions

** Students who attend Kenosha Unified school district should contact the Pre-College Academic Advisor for additional graduation requirements.

Qualifying students must also attend at least one term of a graded class at Gateway in order to receive the Adult High School diploma. All program graduates will have their official diploma sent to them 6-8 weeks after their final semester. Graduates are also encouraged to attend the graduation ceremony in May. Please note: there will be one graduation ceremony in May, for the combined graduates of the school year.