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Graduation Requirements

CONTRASTING MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Must pass A-G requirements with grade C or better
 
COURSES
Valley View
UC/CSU
Preferred UC
English
English 1
English 2
English 3
Sr. English
4 years of college preparatory English
(English 1,2,3 and College prep Sr. English)
4 years of college preparatory English
(English 1,2,3 and College prep Sr. English)
 
 
Math
3 years
Algebra 1(required)
Cross credit math
Algebra 1
Geometry
Algebra 2
4 years high school math:
Algebra 1 and Algebra 2
Geometry & Pre-Calculus
 
 
Science
Health
1 year of life science
1 year of physical science
2 years of lab science
Biology = Life Sci.
Chem/Physics = Phy. Sci.
3 years of lab science
Biology, Anatomy
Chemistry
Physics
 
 
Social Science
World History
US History
US Government
Economics
 
 
World History
US History
Government
World History
US History
Government
Fine or Performing Art
1 year of Fine Art OR 1 year of Foreign Language
1 year of APPROVED Fine Art
1 year of APPROVED Fine Art
 
 
Foreign Language
none required
2 years of same language
3 years of same language
 
 
PE
2 years of PE
None
None
 
 
Electives
70 credits
1 year of a college prep
Elective: Economics, Check approved course list
1 year of a college prep
Elective: Economics, Check approved course list
 
 
For additional information on courses that meet A-G requirements go to http://www.ucop.edu/doorways/