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GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

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GRADUATION

REQUIREMENTS

Upon graduation, a LACHSA student will have completed 225 credits. 160 of those credits are required courses in the 7 academic departments (which are listed below).

 

The remaining 65 credits may be earned through elective courses taken in your chosen art department.

The LACHSA curriculum meets the CSU/UC A-G requirements and all classes are UC approved.

All graduates must complete a minimum of 210 credits to graduate.

ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

40 CREDITS - 4 YEARS

 

English 9 A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

English 10 A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

English 11 A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

English 12 A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

FINE ARTS REQUIREMENTS

10 CREDITS - 1 YEAR

Fine Arts (10 credits - 1 year)

 

LAB SCIENCES REQUIREMENTS

20 CREDITS - 2 YEARS

1 Life Science

  • Biology A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

1 Physical Science

  • Chemistry A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

or

  • Physics A/B (10 points - 1 year)

 

MATH REQUIREMENTS

20 CREDITS - 2 YEARS

Algebra I A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

Any other math course (10 credits - 1 year)

 

PHYSICAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

20 CREDITS - 2 YEARS

2 PE Course A/B (20 credits - 2 years)​

When the FitnessGram standards are established, LACOE will require all students to continue to take P.E. every semester until the FitnessGram has been passed.

 

SOCIAL SCIENCE REQUIREMENTS

30 CREDITS - 3 YEARS

Modern World History A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

U.S. History A/B (10 credits - 1 year)

American Government (5 credits - 1 semester)

Economics (5 credits - 1 semester)

 

WORLD LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

20 CREDITS - 2 YEARS

2 World Languages A/B (20 credits - 2 years

LOS ANGELES COUNTY

HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

LACHSA (Building 20)

5151 State University Drive Los Angeles CA 90032

323-343-2550 (p)  |  323-343-2574 (f)

lachsa_info@lacoe.edu

Los Angeles County

Office of Education

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