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Students of the Month October 2018: Congratulations to the following students of the month for November. Christopher Carter, Reiko Scilingo, Alan Villanueva, Sebastian Gomez Valdez, Olivia Merrick, Alma Hernandez, Kendyl Brower, Laura Lipponen, Ron Belman, Kristie Herrera Garrido, Enya Walker, Jakob Silva, Ilda Livia Huoponen, Lindsay Harris, Lilou Gervais, Irvin Alvarado Martinez (not pictured), Peter Sanfilippo, Francisco Guardarrama. Great job everyone! (Miller)

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Counseling Department » Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements


Students shall receive diplomas of graduation from high school only after completing the prescribed course of study and meeting the proficiency standards established by the District.
The prescribed course of study for students shall include the following: (Education Code 51225.3)

Graduation Requirements for Class of 2018 and 2019:

 

  • 4 Years English
  • 2 years Math 
  • 2 years Science
    • 1 year Biological
    • 1 year Physical
  • 3 years Social Science
  • 2 years PE (9th grade State Requirement/Health)
  • 3 years (2 out of 3 categories)
    • Fine Arts
    • Applied Arts
    • Foreign Language

 

TOTAL UNITS NEEDED FOR GRADUATION = 220

 

Graduation Requirements for Class of 2020:

 

  • 4 Years English
  • 3 years Math 
  • 2 years Science
    • 1 year Biological
    • 1 year Physical
  • 3 years Social Science
  • 2 years PE (9th grade State Requirement/Health)
  • 2 years World Language
  • 1 year of Visual or Performing Arts
  • 1 year of Applied Arts or Career Technical Education (CTE)

 

TOTAL UNITS NEEDED FOR GRADUATION = 220

 

Graduation Requirements for Class of 2021 and beyond:

 

  • 4 Years English
  • 3 years Math
  • 3 years Science
    • 1 year Biology
    • 1 year Chemistry
    • 1 year Physics
  • 3 years Social Science
  • 2 years PE (9th grade State Requirement/Health)
  • 2 years World Language
  • 1 year of Visual or Performing Arts
  • 1 year of Applied Arts or Career Technical Education (CTE)

 

TOTAL UNITS NEEDED FOR GRADUATION = 220