DeLand High believes that every student can meet and exceed state content standards and become globally competitive through rigorous coursework and practice. Our Bulldogs will graduate with skills to take them to the next level whether that that is technical training, armed services, college, or direct-entry into the workforce. All students will be challenged with courses to accelerate their learning and build their confidence through Advanced Placement, AVID, Career Tech Ed pathways and Academies, Dual Enrollment, or International Baccalaureate programs. See our current Program of Studies to learn more about academic course offerings and programs as well as graduation requirements for earning a Florida diploma. All Bulldogs are rooted in tradition and destined for greatness!
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