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ATTENTION SENIORS: IF YOU WANT TO PURCHASE YOUR GRADUATION CAP & GOWN, YOU CAN DO SO BY CLICKING THE LINK BELOW. THE COST IS $15.88 AFTER TAX. REMEMBER, YOU DON'T HAVE TO BUY YOUR CAP & GOWN, SGHS WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH A RENTAL THAT MUST BE RETURNED TO RECEIVE YOUR DIPLOMA. THE DEADLINE TO PURCHASE IS FRIDAY, APRIL 13TH.
High School Graduation Requirements

University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) Subject Requirements

SUBJECT AREA YEARS REQUIRED 1 yr. 2 yrs. 3 yrs. 4 yrs.
A. ENGLISH Four years of college-preparatory English
B. MATHEMATICS

Algebra, Geometry, Algebra II, or higher level mathematics
Three years required
Four years recommended
C. HISTORY/SOCIAL SCIENCE

World History, U.S. History, Government
Two years
D. LABORATORY SCIENCE

Biology or Physiology & Chemistry or Physics
Two years with laboratory (one life & one physical)
E. WORLD LANGUAGE

Spanish, Mandarin, French
Two years required
Three years recommended
(at least two years of the same language)
F. VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS

Ceramics, Drawing & Painting, Choir, Drama, Instruments, Guitar, Band
One year
G. COLLEGE-PREPARATORY ELECTIVES One year of academic courses in any of the A-F areas or a college-preparatory elective

High School Graduation Requirements

Academic Area Credits Required
ENGLISH 40
MATH 30
Includes Algebra
& Geometry
SCIENCE 20
10 Life Science
10 Physical Science
SOCIAL SCIENCE 30
10 World History
10 U.S. History
5 Government
5 Economics
PHYSICAL EDUCATION 20
FINE ARTS or WORLD LANGUAGE 10
ELECTIVES 60
Total Credits for Graduation * 210


* Students MUST also pass the CAHSEE (California High School Exit Exam) to earn a diploma.