2 Graduation Requirements Pass CAHSEE ExamComplete 220 credits in required areaswith grade of D or higherBe in good standing – No behavior problems
3 English Graduation Requirement English - 4 YearsELD Language ArtsRead 180/Language ArtsEnglish 1-2-3ERWC – (replaces English 4)AP English LanguageAP English LiteratureGenres of Composition
4 Social Studies Graduation Requirement 3 Years – Regular or APWorld History – 9th or 10th gradeUnited States History – 11th gradeGovernment/Economics – 12th grade
5 Math Graduation Requirement Math – 2 yearsMust pass Algebra and Geometryone full year of each. Juniors must take math courseExample – 9th grade semester 1 – C9th grade semester 2 – FStudent must repeat entire year of Algebra if failing 2nd semester.
6 Science Graduation Requirement 2 years – One year Biological and one year PhysicalBiologyPhysiologyAP BiologyChemistryAP ChemistryPhysicsAP Physics
7 Fine Arts Graduation Requirement 1 yearForeign Language – Spanish or FrenchMusic – Band/Piano/Guitar/OrchestraArt/Drawing and Painting/Advanced ArtMultimediaPhotography
8 Physical Education Graduation Requirement 2 years *Must pass Course 1 and Course 2Example - PE 1st semester course 1 - FPE 2nd semester course 1 -DStudent must repeat course if either semester is failed. Semester courses are not an option.* If you do not pass Physical Fitness Test – must take 4 years of PE – even if you pass the PE class itself.
9 Elective Graduation Requirement Must take 80 credits ( 8 classes) of Electives1 - 9th th th thChoices vary - can include courses taken at CCOC in 11th and 12th grade years.Geography, CA Problems, AVID, English Support, Math Support are all considered electives
10 College Requirements A-G Requirements-UC/CSU Colleges 15 courses in mandated subjectsGrades must be C or higherGrades weighted in AP classes when passed with C or higherExample - AP World History – grade of BColleges will count that as 4 points on their scale. Give extra point for rigorous course.
11 A-G Requirements Social Science – 2 years (3rd year can be elective) English 4 years – ELD 3 or higherMath 3 years – 4 recommendedMust be Algebra 2 or higherScience – 2 years – 4 recommended Chemistry or Higher
12 A-G Requirements Cont. Foreign Language – 2 years required – 3 recommended. Must be same languageVisual/Performing Arts - 1 year – same subjectExample – Semester of Piano and Semester of Art 1 does not meet requirement.1 Year of either does.
13 A-G Requirements Cont. Elective - 1 year of an advanced elective Examples – Piano 2, Drawing and Painting, Photo 2, Band 2-4, 3rd Year of Foreign Language, Physiology, Physics, AP Psychology, AP Chemistry, AP Physics, Engineering 1-2-3, Geography and California Problems
14 10th Grade Classes Required Classes English Math World History* ScienceProgram Elective*ChoicesPE - can be delayedElectives – graduation or college prep
15 English Placements Grade in Class – D or higher move on Scores on Benchmark TestsScores on CSTMust pass two of the three categories to move on tonext levelStudents not passing Read 180 will repeat next year.Students not passing English 1 will repeat and may have English Support class in place of elective
16 Regular English Path Read 180/Language Arts English 1 English 2 English 4 - ERWC
17 Puente / Accelerated English Path AP English LanguageAP English LiteraturePuente English 1Puente English 2English 3 or AP English LanguageERWC or AP English Language or AP English Literature
18 Social Studies Paths Regular Path Geography/Ca Problems World History (AP)US History (AP)Economics – 1 semesterGovernment – 1 semesterPuente/Accelerated PathWorld HistoryAP European History or AP World or AP Human GeographyAP U.S. HistoryGovernment andEconomics
19 Science Paths Regular Path Biology Chemistry Physics Physiology or AP Biology or AP Chem or AP PhysicsAccelerated PathPhysicsBiologyChemistryAP Chemistry or AP Biology or AP Physics
20 Math Placements Grade in Class – C or higher move on Scores on Benchmark TestScores on CST – Proficient or AdvancedMust pass two of three categories to move on to next level.Students not passing Algebra in 9th grade will be placed in new Integrated Math Course for 10th grade.
21 Regular Math Path Algebra with support Geometry Algebra 2 Math AnalysisAlgebra 1GeometryAlgebra 2Math Analysis
22 Accelerated Math Path Geometry Algebra 2 Math Analysis AP Calculus AB orAP StatisticsAlgebra 2Math AnalysisAP Calculus ABAP Calculus BCor AP Statistics
23 Programs for 10th Grade Program Advanced Academics (Fiat Lux) AVID Early Childhood EducationRequired ElectiveCollege PrepAVID Elective + College PrepChild Development
24 Programs for 10th Grade Program Required Elective Electronics MultimediaPuenteRequired ElectiveIntro to Engineering & DesignMultimedia 1College Prep
25 Four Year Plan – Foreign Languages French 1French 2French 3Spanish Spanish for HeritageSpanish SpeakersSpanish AP Spanish LanguageAP Spanish Literature
26 Four Year Plans - Other Electives College Prep - F-GArt 1,Drawing and PaintingMultimedia 1-2-3Photo 1-2Band 1-4OrchestraGuitarPiano 1 – 2Introduction to Engineering and Principals of Engineering 2 & 3High School GraduationROTC 1-4LeadershipAVID*Child Development*