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Graduation Requirements


A total of 230 units of credit must be earned. Normally five (5) units are granted for successfully (D or better) completing each semester of each course.

  • By the end of 9th grade, a student should have completed 60 units
  • By the end of 10th grade, a student should have completed 120 units
  • By the end of the 11th grade, a student should have completed 170 units
  • By the end of the 12th grade, a student should have completed 230 units​

Course Title                                                   ​    ​Number of Units per Subject Area
English Language Arts40 units
Modern World History10 units
United States History10 units
American Government5 units
Economics5 units
Biological Science10 units
Physical Science10 units
Biological or Physical Science10 units
Algebra10 units
Geometry10 units
Mathematics10 units
Physical Education20 units
Fine Arts or Foreign Language10 units
Electives70 units
Total230 units



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