Graduation Requirements

Students at BCCHS, upon graduation, should be able to:
  • Access and organize information 
  • Communicate effectively 
  • Solve problems thoughtfully
  • Act responsibly
 

               

                   BCCHS Graduation Subject & Credit Requirements

Subject Area

Courses

 

Credits

 

A1

Social Science

World History AB

US History AB

Principles Am Democracy

Economics

30 credits

B

English

English 9AB

English 10AB

American Lit & Cont. Comp

ERWC AB

40 credits

C2

Math

Algebra 1AB

Geometry AB

Algebra 2AB

20-30 credits

D

Science

Biological Science AB

Physical Science AB

20 credits

E3

LOTE

Language Other Than English 1

Language Other Than English 2

5-20 credits

F

VPA

Fine Arts

10 credits

G4

College Prep

College Prep Elective

NA

CTE

Career Technical Education

10 credits

Health

Health

5 credits

PE

Physical Education

20 credits

Electives

Electives

45-70 credits

 

 

TOTAL CREDITS                                             230 credits

 

 
 
** Please note that for the Class of 2022, because of COVID and distance learning, graduation requirements have been amended.  The CTE requirement was dropped and the total credits were reduced to 210 credits.**  
 

Students must earn a D or better in all courses.

 

Validation rules will apply for courses passed with a “C” or better in the areas of Math and LOTE.

 

*Students with eligible disabilities that qualify under Federal laws, must attempt a third year of math and a second year of LOTE in order to qualify for a BCCHS diploma. Students must complete a total of 230 credits to receive a high school diploma.

 

Effective January 2019 for class of 2020 and beyond.