Students must complete the following requirements:
Earn a minimum of 220 credits of coursework: 165 required credits & 55 elective credits
Visual or Performing Arts, World Languages or Career Technical Education
Note: Students earn 5 credits per class with a passing grade of A, B, C or D per semester.
A grade of "F" must be repeated in order to graduate and earn a diploma.
Submit eight (8) hours of community service or equivalent project during grades 9 - 12. The completed Community Service forms must be turned into your Student Services Technician by the end of the first semester of the student's 12th grade year. Visit the Community Service Requirement pagefor additional information.
Demonstrate grade level writing proficiency on a district benchmark activity (District Portfolio).
Students must submit eight (8) hours of verified community service or equivalent project by the end of the first semester of the student's 12th Grade year.
SVUSD requires all students to complete 8 hours of community service to a non-profit organization in order to graduate. Students have 3 1/2 years to complete their service hours; the form is due to the guidance technicians by the last day of the first semester of their senior year.
Download the form below and take it with you before you start your service. It will need to be signed by your service supervisor as proof that you completed the hours.
Information in the guide includes, but is not limited to: graduation requirements, a-g (4 year college eligibility requirements), various 4 year college systems (CSU, UC, private/independent schools) community college information, and career planning resources.