Gifted and Talented Education
ESUHSD Graduation Requirements

Credit Requirements:

Students must earn 220 credits.


Course Requirements:

Subject Requirement                                                              Credits


English                                                            4 years             40

Social Science                                                 3 years             30

• World History

United States History

• American Government/Economics

Mathematics                                                    2 years             20

(Completion of Algebra 1 plus an additional year of Math at the level of geometry.)

Fine Arts or     Foreign Language                   1 year              10

Physical Education                                         2 years             20

Science (Biological/Physical)              2 years             20

Electives                                                                                  80+




Elective courses may be selected from the following areas:

Arts–Performing Foreign Language Safety Education

Arts-Visual Home Economics Science

Business Industrial Education Social Science

CCOC Mathematics Office Assistants

English Physical Education


Proficiency Requirements:

Starting with the class of 2004, students must pass the State of California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE).



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