Graduation Requirements

ENGLISH - 40 Credits
 
MATH - 30 Credits (All students pass Algebra I)
 
SCIENCE - 30 Credits
 
WORLD HISTORY - 10 Credits
 
U.S. HISTORY - 10 Credits
 
ECONOMICS - 5 Credits
 
CIVICS - 5 Credits
 
STATE REQUIREMENTS - 5 Credits
 
CAREERS - 5 Credits
 
PHYSICAL EDUCATION - 20 Credits
 
FINE ARTS OR FOREIGN LANGUAGE - 10 Credits
 
VOCATIONAL ED - 10  Credits
 
ELECTIVES - 40 Credits
 
GRADE POINT AVERAGE - 2.0 GPA
 
PASS STATE EXIT EXAM (CAHSEE ENGLISH & MATH)
 
TOTAL CREDITS -  220 

Graduation requirements can be met in these areas in the following manner:
 
English:  All CORE courses offered in the English Department (Eng 9P-12P), Practical English, and all ELD English courses.  One period of English Intervention can count as English credit per year for two years. Strategic English will count as elective credit only.  You must take four years of approved English credit. 
 
Math:  All CORE courses offered in the Math Department will count as credit with the exception of Strategic Algebra, which counts as elective credit. You must pass Algebra and two (2) additional math courses (CORE) or Taxes & Accounting, Business math, Construction math & Consumers and Money.
 
Science:  All science courses offered in the Science, Special Education, EL, and Agricultural Departments will count toward science credit.  Aerospace Science may be used to meet the third year science requirement if the full year course is complete.

Social Science:  All courses offered in the Social Science Department, ELD, and Special Education Department will count as Social Science credit.
 
Physical Education:  All courses offered in the Physical Education Department and athletics will count as credit.

Vocational/Consumer Education:  All Agriculture, Business, Family and Consumer Science, Industrial Arts, Work Experience, all ROP courses will count as credit.
 
Fine Arts and Foreign Language:  All courses offered in Foreign Language & Fine Arts including ROP Photography will count as credit.