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THS GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

English

(40 SEMESTER CREDITS)

English 1          10 Semester Credits

English 2          10 Semester Credits

English 3          10 Semester Credits

English 4          10 Semester Credits

Science

(20 SEMESTER CREDITS)

Life science            10 Semester Credits

Physical science     10 Semester Credits

ELECTIVES

(75 SEMESTER CREDITS)

Social Science

(30 SEMESTER CREDITS IN GRADES 10-12)

World History     10 Semester Credits (10th Grade)

U.S. History         10 Semester Credits (11th Grade)

US Gov't               5 Semester Credits (12th Grade)

Economics            5 Semester Credits (12th Grade)

Visual Performing Art/Language Other than English

(10 SEMESTER CREDITS)

One year of fine art OR world language

Mathematics

(20 SEMESTER CREDITS)

 

Two years of math and one or more classes must meet or exceed the rigor of Algebra I in order to receive a diploma (per California Ed Code Section 51220, 51224 and 51225).

PE/Health

(25 SEMESTER CREDITS)

5 Semester Credits of Health (9th Grade)

20 Semester Credits of PE (9th & 10th)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING GRADUATION

  

CITIZENSHIP

THS students must earn 6 composite satisfactory of excellent citizenship marks as a condition of high school graduation.

Please review our Course Description

Book to see an overview of all classes

offered at THS!

UC/CSU A-G REQUIREMENTS
Must complete required courses with C's or better

English
English

4 YEARS

English 1

English 2

English 3

   English 4   

Science

2 YEARS

1 year of Life Science (Biology)           

AND

1 year of Physical science (Earth and Space Science (CSU), Chemistry (UC), Physics    

Social Science
Social Science

2 YEARS

1 Year of World History 

AND

1 Year of U.S. History 

OR

1 Semester of US History

1 Semester of US Gov't  

Visual Perform Art/World Language

1 YEAR OF VISUAL PERFORMING ART 

AND

2 YEARS OF THE SAME WORLD LANGAUGE

One year of a visual performing art

AND

Two years of the same world language is required. Three is  recommended.

Mathematics
Mathematics

3 YEARS

Three years of math up to Algebra 2 is required at minimum. Four years of math is recommended.

Elective

1 YEAR

1 year of "G" approved elective.

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