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Course Selection

Resources for Course Selection

The District Course Selection Guide, or course catalogue, provides valuable information on course descriptions by department, college admissions testing, guidance and planning, and educational options.

Additional Resources

Math Placement

CTE Pathways

Information on our Career Technical Education (CTE) pathways and cross-site courses can be found on the main district website.

CTE Pathways Information

Course Selection Presentations

Course Selection Request Forms

Incoming 9th Grade Informed K12 Course Selection Request Form (available until 3.2.21)

Current 9th, 10th & 11th Grade Informed K12 Course Selection Request Forms (available until 3.2.21)

Graduation Requirements

A student must earn a minimum 220 units, meeting specific course and subject area requirements, in order to receive a high school diploma:

CONTENT AREA

CREDITS

English

40

Social Studies

30

Mathematics

20

Science

20

Physical Education

20

Electives

70

Selective Electives*

20

*Selective Electives

Students must complete 10 credits each in two (2) of the following three (3) areas:

  • Applied Academics: Career Technical Education, Business, Computer Science, Industrial Technology, Living Skills, Work Experience
  • Visual/Performing Arts: Art, Music, Theatre Arts
  • World Languages: Chinese, French, Japanese, Spanish

For more information about graduation requirements, please refer to the District Course Selection Guide or your high school's Guidance Office.