Presentation on theme: "HS Graduation Requirements"— Presentation transcript:
1 HS Graduation Requirements Los Angeles Unified School DistrictHS Graduation Requirements
2 H.S. Graduation Requirements at a Glance Earn 210 or More CreditsIn select areas, e.g. English, Math, etc.Pass the California High School Exit Exam CAHSEE
3 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area Social Science 30 Credits (2 years)10th Grade: World History AB11th Grade: US History AB or AP US History AB12th Grade: Principles of Am Democracy (Gov’t) and EconomicsAlternative: AP Government & Politics and H Economics
4 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area English 40 Credits (4 years)9th Grade: English 9A, English 9B10th Grade: English 10A, English 10B11th Grade: English 11A, English 11B12th Grade: English 12A, English 12B11th or 12th Grade:AP English Language A, AP English Language BAP English Literature A, AP English Literature B
5 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area English Requirement ESL StudentsIntro to ESL, ESL 1 an ESL 2 count as ELECTIVE CREDITS ONLYESL 3 (2 courses) is equivalent to English 9AESL 4 (2 courses) is equivalent to English 9B
6 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area College Prep Math 20 Credits (2 years)Integrated Math 1A, Integrated Math 1B or Algebra 1A, Algebra 1BIntegrated Math 2A, Integrated Math 2B or Geometry A, Geometry BIntegrated Math 3A, Integrated Math 3B or Algebra 2A, Algebra 2BH Math Analysis A, H Math Analysis BAP Calculus A, AP Calculus B (dependent on enrollment/availability)
7 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area College Prep Biology 10 Credits (1 year)Biology A, Biology BCollege Prep Physical Science 10 Credits (1 year)Chemistry A, Chemistry BPhysics A, Physics B
8 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area Language Other Than English 20 credits (2 years)SpanishFrenchMandarinGermanEtc.
9 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area Visual Performing Arts 10 Credits (1 year)TheatreArtMusicPhotographyCeramics
10 High School Graduation Requirements by Subject Area Electives (1 year)Any courses beyond the minimum requirements in previous section will fall under the elective credits.What ELECTIVES would be important to take for your specific career goal?
11 Grading ScaleMost school’s grading scale is based on a 4.00 point system.AP classes, certain community college courses and certain high school Honors courses augment your grade by 1 point, only if you passed with a C or higher.A: Excellent: 4.0 pointsB: Above Average: 3.0 pointsC: Average: 2.0 pointsD: Below Average: 1.0 pointF: Fail: 0.0 pointsNote: Beginning with the class of 2017, D is no longer a passing grade in A-G courses for high school graduation.