3. Know Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements
To earn a diploma from JUHSD, students must earn a total of 225 credits AND satisfy specific subject requirements

Students attending Oceana High School in addition to the requirements above must also complete 100 hours of Community Service (25 hrs/yr) AND receive a Passing score on the Senior Exhibition project to earn a high school diploma

High School Credits
To earn a diploma from Jefferson Union High School District, students must earn a total of 225 credits and successfully complete the following subject requirements:

English - 4 years (40 credits)
Math - 3 years (30 credits)
Science - 2 years (20 credits, including 1 yr. biological, 1 yr. physical)
Social Studies - 3 years (30 credits, including 1 yr. Wld. History, 1 yr. U.S. History, 1 sem. Gov./1 sem. Econ.)
Language Other Than English or Visual Performing Art - 1 year (10 credits)
Career Technical Education - 1 year (10 credits)
Physical Education - 2 years (20 credits)
Health - 1 semester (5 credits)
Electives - 6 years (60 credits)