Graduation Requirements


Our requirements for graduation align with the SDUHSD Graduation Requirements for all of the high schools within our district.  For more information click here.
In order to graduate a student must complete:
  • History / Social Science -- 30 credits required.
    • 10 credits World History
    • 10 credits U.S. History
    •  5 credits American Government.
    •  5 credits Economics.
       
  • English -- 40 credits required.
    • English 9, English 10, English 11 and English 12 (10 credits each).
       
  • Mathematics -- 30 credits required.
    • 30 credits of Mathematics.
    • Algebra I required, per Ed. Code 51224.5.

  • Science -- 20 credits required.
    • 10 credits of Life Science.
    • 10 credits of Physical Science.

  • Visual or Performing Art (VPA) -- 10 credits required.
    • 10 credits of either a Visual or Performing Art.

  • Physical Education -- 20 credits required.
    • Health -- Requirement must be met by taking Year-One PE (Health is included) or by taking Health as a separate course.
    • For information on the Online Health Option click here.

  • Practical Art
    • Class of '12 and later, 10 credit required.
    • Class of '09-'11, 5 credits or practical art.

  • Electives -- 70 Credits Required