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Graduation Requirements

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High School Subject

Minimum Graduation Requirement

UC/CSU Additional
Minimum Requirements

English/Language Arts

40 credits 4 years

Same as graduation requirements

World History

10 credits 1 year

Same as graduation requirements

U.S. History

10 credits 1 year

Same as graduation requirements

Government

5 credits 1 semester

Same as graduation requirements

Economics

5 credits 1 semester

Same as graduation requirements

Mathematics (Starting with Pre-Algebra and must include Algebra I)

30 credits 3 years

3 years beginning with Algebra

(4 years recommended)

Life Science or Integrated I

10 credits 1 year

CSU : At least 1 year of physical science and 1 year of biological science, one from the “d” subject area and the other from the “d” or “g” area.

UC : Both courses must be from the “d” subject area: 3 years recommended

CSU/UC: 2 of the following: Biology, Chemistry & Physics w/lab (Algebra as a prerequisite)*

Physical Science or Integrated II

10 credits 1 year

Other Science or Integrated III

10 credits 1 years

Foreign Language

20 credits 2 years

2 years of the same foreign language (3 recommended)

Visual and Performing Arts

10 credits 1 year

1 year of Visual/Performing Arts

Physical Education

20 credits 2 years

N/A

College Preparatory/STEM/CTE Electives

40 credits

1 year from the a-f subject areas

 

 

 

Total High School Units

220 credits

N/A

 

  

AeroSTEM Academy

Suggested Schedule for High School Completion

220 Minimum Credits are required for graduation

 

UC/CSU College Prep

9th Grade

10 – English 9

10 – Algebra 1, Integrated Math 1 or Higher

10 – Integrated Science 1

10 – Foreign Language

10 – STEM

5 – Physical Education

5 – Career Exploration

60 Credits

10th Grade

10 – English 10

10 – Algebra 2, Integrated Math 2 or Higher

10 – World History

10 – Integrated Science 2

10 – Foreign Language

10 – STEM

5 – Physical Education

65 Credits

11th Grade

10 – English 11

10 – U.S. History

10 – Geometry, Integrated Math 3 or Higher

10 – Integrated Science 3

10 – Visual and Performing Arts

10 – STEM / CTE

5 – Physical Education

65 Credits

12th Grade

10 – English 12

10 – U.S. Govt./Economics

10 – STEM / CTE

5 – Physical Education

15 – Elective credits:

§  Academic Elective

§  Visual and Performing Arts

§  Community College Course

50 Credits