NARHS operates under the authority of Maine law.  Specifically the North Atlantic Regional High School complies with the provisions of 20_A M.R.S.A. 5001 (a) which directs the Maine Department of Education to identify NARHS as a "private school authorized by the department as providing equivalent instruction." Under these guidelines, NARHS can issue transcripts and a diploma.

High school graduation requirements under these provisions are these:

  • 4 credits Language Arts
  • 2 credits Math
  • 2 credits Science (1 lab)
  • 1 credit Social Studies
  • 1 credit U.S. History
  • 1 credit PE
  • 1 credit Fine Arts
  • 1/2 credit Health
  • 1/2 credit Computer
  • 4 1/2 credits Electives

NARHS Grading Scale Used On Transcripts

A:        100-94             (4.0)   

A-:       93-90               (3.67)

B+:      89-87               (3.33)

B:        86-83               (3.0)

B-:       82-80               (2.67)

C+:      79-77               (2.33)

C:        76-73               (2.0)

C-:       72-70               (1.67)

D+:      69-67               (1.33)

D:        66-63               (1.0)

D-:       62-60               (.67)

F:         59 & below     (0)