Graduation Requirements


VAL VERDE USD HIGH SCHOOL COURSE REQUIREMENTS

 

Grades 9, 10, 11, 12

 

Progress toward high school graduation shall be based on the student’s ability to pass required subjects and electives necessary to earn the required number of credits.  The current course requirements necessary to receive a diploma in the Val Verde Unified School District are listed in Table below:

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

STATE

(Ed.Code)

RVHS/CHHS/OVHS

(Comprehensive)

VVHS

(Continuation,

Non-Public Schools)

VVA

(Independent Study)

Non-Public Schools

ENGLISH

 

30

40

English I, II, III, IV

30

English I, II, III

40

English I, II, III, IV

MATH

 

20

30

Algebra I

Geometry

Elective

20

Algebra I

Geometry

 

30

Algebra I

Geometry

Elective

SCIENCE

 

20

30

Physical

Life

Elective

20

Life

Earth

30

Physical

Life

Elective

SOCIAL SCIENCE

 

30

30

World Cultures

US History

Econ/Government

30

World Cultures

US History

Econ/Government

30

World Cultures

US History

Econ/Government

 

PHYSICAL ED.

 

20

20

20

20

 

FINE ARTS/ LANGUAGE/ CTE

 

10

10

10

10

ELECTIVES

VOC ED.

 

 

60

 

65

 

60

TOTAL

 

135

220

200

220

COMMUNITY SERVICE

 

40 Hours

 

10 Hours

 

20 Hours

 

 

 

Promotion to Grade 10:                               Promotion to Grade 12: (Diploma)             

Accumulation of 50 credits                              Accumulation of 170 credits

Completion of English I                                   Completion of English III

Progressing in Math**

 

Promotion to Grade 11:                               

Accumulation of 100 credits                           

Completion of English II                                 

Progressing in Math                                        

 ** Retention in the 9th grade is limited to 1 year

A-G Requirements