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Graduation Requirements

Yucaipa High School

According to the Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint Unified School District Board Policy for Graduation Requirements/Standards of Proficiency BP/AR 6146, to earn a high school diploma, students must pass the California High School Exit Exam and earn a total of 225 credits in the following courses

*A passing grade of "C-" or better must be earned in all courses taken at YHS in order to earn credit toward graduation.  A course for which a student earned a passing grade cannot be repeated for credit.

DEPARTMENT


COURSE

CREDITS

ENGLISH


English

40

SOCIAL STUDIES


World Geography

5

 


Modern World History

10

 


U.S. History

10



American Government/Economics

10

SCIENCE


Physical Science

10

 


Biology

10

MATHEMATICS


Algebra I

 

 


Geometry

 

 


Math Courses

 

 


(30 credits need to be completed in grades 9-12)

 

HEALTH


Health

5

PHYSICAL
EDUCATION


PE (to be taken in grades 9 and 10)

20

FINE ARTS


Fine Arts

10

or


or

 

FOREIGN
LANGUAGE


Foreign Language

 

ELECTIVES


Student choice

65

 

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