2019 Graduation Requirements

 

Class of 2019

 

Students are required to earn 24 total credits, complete the Culminating Project and its components. In addition students must meet standard on the Smarter Balance Assessments and the End of Course BiologyExam to be eligible for graduation from the Puyallup School District.

 

 

Credit Requirements

Credit Area Credit Amount
English 4.0

Math

Algebra I - 1.0, Geometry - 1.0, Algebra II 1.0 (or approved alternate)

3.0

Social Studies

World Studies - 1.0, American Studies II - 1.0,

Civics - .5, CWP - .5

3.0

Science

Physical Science - 1.0, Biology - 1.0

Science Elective 1.0

3.0
Fine Arts (1.0 can be *PPR) 2.0
Fitness 1.5
Health .5
World Language or *PPR 2.0
Career Technical/Occupational Education 1.0
Electives 4.0
Total= 24.0

*PPR = Personalized Pathway Requirements (related courses that lead to a specific

post high school career or educational outcome chosen by the student based on

their interest and High School and Beyond Plan)

 

And

Non - Credit Requirements

Students are required to earn 24 total credits, complete the Culminating Project and its components. In addition students must meet standard on the Smarter Balance Assessments and theEnd of Course BiologyExam to be eligible for graduation from the Puyallup School District.

CULMINATING PROJECT

q Community Experience

q High Schoooland Beyond Plan

q Portfolio

 

q Presentation

STATE EXAMS

q Smarter Balanced English Exam

 

q Smarter BalancedMath Exam

q Biology

 

End of Course Exam

 

Additional subjects necessary beyond high school graduation for admission to a Washington State College/University

 

  • Two consecutive years of the same world language
  • Pre-Calculus or a math based quantitative course during your senior year
  • One year of an algebra based science such as chemistry or physics
  • For Private or out of state schools, please check their website for specific requirements.