8324 Bradshaw Rd
Sacramento, CA 95829
Main: (916) 688-0521
HS: (916) 525-4550

Graduation Requirements

RequirementsBCS GraduationCA Dept. of EducationUC / CSU Eligibility
History / Social Science3.5 years (35 units)3 years2 years
English4 years (40 units)3 years4 years
Mathematics*4 years (40 units)
*Taken IN High School
2 years
*Must include Algebra 1
3 years (4 years recommended)
*Must be Algebra 1, Geometry, and Alg. 2 or equivalent
Science3 years (30 units)2 years
*Must physical and biological
2 years (3 years recommended)
*Must include 1 physical and 1 biological science (or 2 phy. and 1 bio)
LOTE (Language other than English)2 years (20 units)**1 year of either foreign language or visual and performing arts2 years of same language (3 years recommended)
Visual / Performing Arts1 year (10 units)**1 year
*Must be a year long course or 2 semesters of same discipline
College Prep. ElectiveN/AN/A1 year
*Any UC approved class in any academic area that goes above and beyond the requirements listed above
Bible4 years (40 units) or *5 units per semester enrolled at BCHSN/AN/A
Physical Education2 years (20 units)
*Can earn PE credits by playing school sports.
2 yearsN/A
Additional core
3 years (30 units)
(5 units)
Total Units: 27013 courses completed15 courses completed with a semester grade of C or better. 11 of these courses completed PRIOR to 12th grade