Graduation Requirements

Units of Credit Required in Specific Curricular Areas

A unit of credit represents the equivalent of a year’s work with a passing grade. A full-year course receives one unit of credit per period. A semester course receives a half unit of credit per period.

Courses

Class of 2018-2019

Class of 2020 and Beyond

LANGUAGE ARTS

4 units

4 units

English 9

English 10

English 11

English 12

SOCIAL STUDIES

3 units

3 units

World Regional Studies

United States History

American Government

Social Studies elective

MATHEMATICS

3 units

3 units

Math courses (3 units)

SCIENCE

3 units

3 units

(1 unit must be a laboratory science) To include 1 unit of biological science and 1 unit of physical science

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

1 unit

1 unit

Foundations of PE and Physical Education elective or Naval Science (1 unit)

HEALTH

1/2 unit

1/2 unit

Health (1/2 unit)

FINE ARTS

1 unit

1 unit

FINANCIAL LITERACY

NA

1/2 unit

Total Required Units

15 1/2 units

16 units

Elective Units

7 1/2 units

7 1/2 units

Total Credits Required

23 units

23 1/2 units