• Promotion and Graduation Requirements 

     

    Promotion Requirements

     

    1.  To be promoted to the tenth grade, a student must have earned at least five units.  These units must include one unit in English, one unit in mathematics and three other units.

    2.  To be promoted to the eleventh grade, a student must have earned at least eleven units.  These units must include two units in English, two units in mathematics, one unit in science, one unit in social studies, and five other units.  A student will not be promoted from ninth to eleventh grade unless the student was retained in ninth grade previously.

    3.  To be promoted to the twelfth grade, a student must have earned at least sixteen units and be able to earn the appropriate units for graduation by the end of the regular school year.

     

    Graduation Requirements

     

    To qualify for a State High School Diploma, a student must earn a total of 24 units of credit in state approved courses distributed as follows:

     

     

    English/Language Arts

    4.0

    Mathematics

    4.0

    Science

    3.0

    U.S. History and Constitution

    1.0

    Economics

    0.5

    U.S. Government

    0.5

    Other Social Studies

    1.0

    Physical Education or Junior ROTC

    1.0

    Computer Science

    1.0

    Foreign Language or Occupational Education

    1.0

    Electives

    7.0

    TOTAL

    24