It's May 10, and when the golden spike was nailed into the ground at Promontory Summit in Utah on this date in 1869, the Transcontinental Railroad was completed. As its name implies, the Transcontinental Railroad connected the eastern and western portions of the United States and greatly improved transportation across the country. In some ways, earning your online or correspondence high school diploma with American School is like the Transcontinental Railroad. It can help you move from your current situation to the life you've always wanted as quickly and conveniently as possible. If you want to earn a correspondence or online high school diploma for adults, you can do that since there is no age restriction for our students. We are proud to serve anyone who wishes to take accredited high school courses for enrichment, credit recovery or toward a diploma. Let us help you get your education on track. Enroll today!