Graduation Requirements

  • Students need to register for 3 credits per semester for grades 9 through 12 and meet the requirements listed below (minimum state and district credit requirements). Note: 1 credit equals 2 semesters of coursework.

Credit Requirements

  • *The 3rd credit of science and the 3rd credit of math are your choice, based on your interests and your High School & Beyond Plan (HSBP).

    For classes of 2021-23:

    **Personalized Pathway Requirements (PPR) are related courses that lead to a specific post-high school career or educational outcome you desire, based on your interests and HSBP (that may include Career & Technical Education) and are intended to provide a focus for your learning.

    Non-credit Requirements

    • Washington State History
    • High School and Beyond Plan (HSBP)

    State Assessments

    Students are required to meet all state assessment graduation requirements. Find the latest information here.

    • High School English Language Arts Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBAC) (or state-approved alternative)
    • High School Math Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBAC) (or state-approved alternative)
    • Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS) for the class of 2021 and beyond. The WCAS assesses the 2013 Washington State Science Standards (Next Generation Science Standards)
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