William S. Hart Union High School District

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Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

In order to earn a diploma from the William S. Hart Union High School District, students must have completed the following in grades 9 through 12.

Total credits required for graduation is 220.
Total credits required for graduation is 230. (beginning with the class of 2019)
 
  • ENGLISH – 40 credits
  • SOCIAL STUDIES – 30 credits
    • Modern Civilization – 10 credits
    • U.S. History and Geography – 10 credits
    • U.S. Government and Economics – 10 credits
  • SCIENCE – 20 credits – (one year Physical and one year Biological)
  • MATH
    • 20 credits – Includes completion of a course in algebra
    • 30 credits – Includes completion of a course in algebra (beginning with the class of 2019)
  • HEALTH – 2.5 credits total
  • FINE ARTS / FOREIGN LANGUAGE
    • Fine Arts – 10 credits OR
    • Fine Arts – 5 credits AND Foreign Language – 10 credits
  • PRACTICAL ARTS – 5 credits – Choose from Home Economics, Industrial Arts, Business Education or Regional Occupational Program (ROP) courses.
  • PHYSICAL EDUCATION – 20 credits – Students are required to complete 10 credits in grade 9, with the remaining credits earned at any time in grades 10-12