Graduation

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 grade 12 begin date on or before November 27, 2017.
  • Complete an online petition 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, 2018.

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

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

2017 Highlights

Last May, over 470 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, the Sports Center Spectacular, and a Pensacola Christian Academy concert. On Saturday, the graduates received their diplomas at a special Commencement ceremony. Joshua Birx, a favorite video teacher, delivered the challenge to the senior class.

Requirements

  • Students must complete a total of 24 credits (minimum of four credits with Abeka Academy in grade 12).
  • Class rank is based on a weighted GPA scale with those others who graduate by May 31 of their current school year.
  • College-bound students are required 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 graduation*abekaacademy|org for more information.

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
  • Test scores must be received in the Abeka Academy office no later than May 1 for consideration

Academic Achievement Award

  • 4.0 unweighted GPA
  • All A’s for each semester of the four years of high school

Academic Honors Award

  • 4.0 unweighted GPA
  • All A’s for each semester of the four years of high school
  • Must have completed all available honors courses in the Abeka Academy accredited program

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

Abeka, P.O. Box 19100, Pensacola, FL  32523-9100
1-877-223-5226

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