Graduation

Requirements

  • Students must complete a total of 24 credits (minimum of 4 credits with the Abeka Academy Accredited Program in grade 12).
  • Class rank is based on an unweighted GPA with those others who complete graduation requirements and submit for validation by May 31 of their current school year.
  • College-bound students are encouraged to take the ACT or SAT. Accredited students use high school code 101388.

Diplomas are issued to graduating seniors when graduation requirements have been met.

  • All coursework must be completed.
  • All required credits must be completed.
  • All lessons, whether streaming or DVD, must have been viewed.
  • If applicable, all DVDs must have been returned.

Contact us at ABAGraduation*abeka|com for more information.

Participation Eligibility

All eligible Accredited Program graduating seniors and their families are invited to attend the Abeka Academy graduation activities and ceremony held on the beautiful campus of Pensacola Christian College. Eligible students will receive additional information in December.

To participate, eligible students must

  • Have a full-year grade 12 begin date on or before November 25, 2019. Second semester students are not eligible to march.
  • Make sure that all first through third grading period completed progress reports with required work are in the Abeka Academy Office by April 1, 2020.

Additional information regarding fees, dates, etc., will be sent to graduating seniors.

Accommodations—Discounts are provided by many local area hotels. Learn More.

Accredited enrollment—If your child is not yet a part of the Abeka Academy Accredited Program, purchase an Abeka Academy Enrollment. After you check out, choose the accredited option on your dashboard.

If you are currently using Independent Study and would like to switch to the Accredited Program, you must switch by November 25 to be eligible to participate. Please contact us for help and details.

Petition to March

Academic Honors

Graduating seniors participating in the Abeka Academy graduation ceremony are eligible to receive academic awards.

President’s Award

  • At least 3.5 unweighted GPA
  • Ranking of 85th percentile or above on a nationally recognized standardized test, such as the ACT or SAT (based on user percentile)
  • Test scores must be received in the Abeka Academy office no later than May 1 for consideration

Academic Achievement Award

  • 4.0 unweighted GPA*
  • *based on each credit-bearing course, including transferred courses

Academic Honors Award

  • 4.0 unweighted GPA*
  • Must have completed all available honors courses in the Abeka Academy accredited program
  • *based on each credit-bearing course, including transferred courses

Hotel Lodging Near PCC

PCC offers comfortable lodging options at Campus House, which is adjacent to campus and only a short walk away. If you’re looking for lodging in town, discounts are provided by many area hotels. Contact the hotel directly to inquire whether a discount is offered to PCC guests.

Campus House

(800) 443-7742
5438 Rawson Lane Adjacent to PCC Campus

Within 5–10 min.

near I-10
(850) 857-7744
(800) 321-2211

(850) 484-8001
(800) 228-2800

(850) 505-7500

(850) 475-0055
(800) 228-9290

(850) 484-7022
(850) 316-3204
near Airport
(850) 478-1123
(800) 426-7866

(850) 479-8900
(800) 445-8667

(850) 474-3777
(800) 225-5466

(850) 483-5599
(888) 735-2978
near Pensacola Bay
(850) 439-3330
(800) 321-2211

(850) 432-0202
(800) 331-3131

Within 15–20 min.

Northwest Pensacola
(850) 944-7653
(800) 596-2375

(850) 477-7474
(800) 937-8376

(850) 944-8442
(800) 465-4329

Within 20–30 min.

near NAS Pensacola
near Pensacola Beach
(850) 932-6800
(800) 426-7866

(850) 932-6000
(800) 406-7885

For Additional Information

Pensacola Visitors Center
(800) 874-1234

Pensacola Chamber of Commerce
(850) 438-4081

See map of Hotels in Pensacola Area

2019 Graduation Ceremony

Last May, 556 Abeka Academy seniors and their families celebrated at the Commencement Exercises on the campus of Pensacola Christian College.

Festivities began on Friday afternoon with a Welcome Meeting, campus tours, and the Sports Center Spectacular. On Saturday, the graduates received their diplomas at a special Commencement ceremony. Dr. Jeff Redlin, Pastor of Campus Church, delivered the challenge to the senior class.