Graduation Requirements

Requirements

CCHS | 2015-2016 Nevada High School Graduation Requirements CCHS | 2015-2016 Nevada High School Graduation Requirements (360 KB) 24-Sep-2015

Standard Diploma

Receive passing scores on all areas of HSPE Students must enroll in a minimum of:

  • English 4 credit/units
  • Mathematics (up through 4 credit/units Algebra 1)
  • Science (1 unit Life Science 3 credit/units 1 unit Physical Science and 1 additional Science)
  • World History 1 credit/unit
  • U.S. History 1 credit/unit
  • American Government 1 credit/unit

Other required courses:

  • P.E. or Naval Science 2 credit/units
  • Arts/Humanities 1 credit/unit
  • Computer 1 credit/unit
  • Health 5 credit/unit

Additional courses or additional core courses to make up the balance of credits required for a total of 22.5

In addition to the above, students who wish to qualify for the Millennium Scholarship must earn 3.25 cumulative GPA and complete up through Algebra 2

Advanced Diploma

Minimum 3.25 G.P.A. and 24 credits

Receive passing scores on all areas of HSPE Core credit/unit requirements:

  • English 4 credit/units
  • Mathematics (up through 4 credit/units Algebra 1)
  • Science (1 unit Life Science 3 credit/units 1 unit Physical Science)
  • P.E. or Naval Science 2 credit/units
  • World History 1 credit/unit
  • U.S. History 1 credit/unit
  • American Government 1 credit/unit
  • Arts/Humanities 1 credit/unit
  • Computer 1 credit/unit
  • Health .5 credit/unit

Additional courses or additional core courses to make up the balance of credits required for a total of 24

Honor School Diploma

Be of high character, minimum 4.00 GPA for all course work, submit 24 credits for ranking with no grades of D or F. Receive passing scores on all areas of HSPE

Core credit/unit requirements:

  • English 4 credit/units
  • Mathematics (up through 4 credit/units Algebra II)
  • Science (1 unit Life Science 3 credit/units 1 unit Physical Science and 1 additional Science)
  • P.E. or Naval Science 2 credit/units
  • World History 1 credit/unit
  • U.S. History 1 credit/unit
  • American Government 1 credit/unit
  • Arts/Humanities 1 credit/unit
  • Computer 1 credit/unit
  • Health .5 credit/unit

Additional courses or additional core courses to make up the balance of credits required for a total of 24
(3 of which must be Advanced Placement courses)

Honor School graduates are rank ordered separately
and any Honor School graduate with a 4.8 or higher cumulative GPA will be a co-valedictorian