Subject Requirements


    To graduate, a student must earn a minimum of 180 credits in grades nine through twelve and successfully complete the following coursework in order to earn a high school diploma from Alvord High School and the state of California: Students must earn a minimum of 25 credits per quarter or a maximum of 100 credits per year.


Subject Requirements # of Credits
English I, II, III, IV 40
Math (Algebra I is required) 20
Life Science 10
Physical Science 10
Modern World History 10
U.S. History 10
Economics 5
American Government 5
Physical Education 20
Foreign Language or Visual/Performing Arts 10
Health 5
Electives 35