Class of 2022 College Acceptances: 

Andrews University |  Appalachian State University | Belmont Abbey College | Bridgewater College | Bucknell University | Chatham University | The College of William & Mary | The College of Wooster | Delaware Valley University | Eastern Kentucky University | Eastern Mennonite University | Elon University | Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University | Emory & Henry College | George Mason University | Goshen College | Goucher College | Hesston College | James Madison University | Lafayette College | Lees-McRae College | Liberty University | Maryland Institute College of Art | Marymount University | Messiah University Millersville University of PA |New York Institute of Technology | Pennsylvania State University | Randolph-Macon College | Roanoke College | Savannah College of Art & Design | Seton Hall University | South Dakota School of Mines | Stevenson University | Temple University | Towson University | Union College | University of Arizona | University of Cincinnati | University of Delaware | University of Georgia | University of Illinois at Chicago | University of Kansas |University of Lynchburg | University of Mary Washington | University of Richmond | University of Toronto | University of Utah | University of Vermont | University of Virginia | Virginia Commonwealth University | Virginia Tech | West Virginia University | York College Pennsylvania

EMHS teachers and administrators strive to nurture each graduate into whole people with skills that will serve them well in the next stage of their lives, whether that is in college, the work force or volunteer work. Our graduates stand out in college and university settings as strong writers and critical thinkers. They have developed study skills, self awareness and emotional maturity that prepare them for a complex, inter-connected world.


Minimum Graduation Requirements
• 4 credits of English
• 3 credits of mathematics
• 3 credits of science
• 3 credits of social studies
• 2 credits of physical and health education (including driver’s education)
• 2 credits of Bible
• 1 credit of fine arts
• .5 credit of family & consumer science or technology education
• 9.5 credit of electives


Student Outcomes

EMHS does not rank students as the small size and composition of our student body does not yield meaningful data.

GPA range for the Class of 2021 (45 students) is 2.356 to 4.395.

National Merit Finalists Since 1998 we have had 60 commended scholars, 18 finalists and one presidential scholar.

EMHS Class of 2021:  average SAT math  588; average SAT EBRW 613.

AP and Honors Courses
Advanced Music

Analytical Writing
Biology (AP)
Calculus (AP)

Chemistry (AP)
English Literature and Composition (AP)
Scientific Research Methods Statistics (AP)
World History (AP)

Optional Honors
Algebra II
English 9 & 10 (2nd semester)
Short Fiction
Anatomy & Physiology
Environmental Science
Spanish III, IV

Dual Enrolled Robotics I-IV

Global Anabaptism
US History
Creative Writing
Global Christianity
World Issues
Kingdom Living
World History


Organic Chemistry

College Matriculations 2013-17

Eighty-five percent of EMHS graduates attend college upon graduation. A number of our graduating seniors opt to perform service and/or mission work immediately after high school before continuing their education, a true extension of our mission.

Recent graduates have attended:
American University
American University of Paris
Belmont University
Bluffton University
Boston University
Bridgewater College
Calvin College
Catholic University of America
Christopher Newport University
College of William and Mary
College of Wooster
Christian University
Culinary Institute of America, NY
East Tennessee State University
Eastern Mennonite University
Franklin & Marshall College
George Mason University
Gordon College
Goshen College
Grove City College
Hesston College
James Madison University

Juniata College
LeTourneau University
Liberty University
Laboratory Inst. of Merchandising
Longwood University
Marymount University
MA Coll. of Pharmacy & Health Sci.
Messiah College
Occidental College
Old Dominion University
Pennsylvania State University
Radford University
Regent University
Roanoke College
Rochester Institute of Technology
Shenandoah University
Temple University
Trinity College Dublin
University of Alabama
University of Arizona
University of California, Irvine
University of California, San Diego
University of Denver
University of Georgia

University of Louisville
University of Mary Washington
University of Miami
University of NC at Chapel Hill
University of Pittsburgh, Johnstown
University of Richmond
University of South Carolina
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Virginia
University of Waterloo
University of Wyoming
Vanderbilt University
Vassar College
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Tech
Washington and Lee University
Washington University in St. Louis
West Virginia University
Wheaton College IL

EMS Students in the News

Commencement 2022 Wrap-Up

June 8, 2022

The school’s 104th commence ceremony celebrating 36 graduating seniors was held Sat., June 4 on the auditorium lawn. Family and friends enjoyed the outdoor venue for a second year with fewer Covid restrictions than last spring. View the full video here. Osheta Moore, pastor and author, called students to move out into the world with the assurance that God loves them deeply. She gave graduates a benediction, blessing them with the words “you are beloved” and encouraged them to remember this in the difficult moments…

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