• Graduation Requirements - Kennedy High School

    The Fremont Unified School District High School Course Catalog will provide more detailed information on the graduation requirements and course descriptions. Below is a list of each course available at Kennedy within the content areas.
    To earn a high school diploma in Fremont Unified, students must complete 230 credits in the subject areas listed below, and complete 40 Service Learning Hours.
    For information on Service Learning, see our Service Learning page on our website.
    230 Credits by Subject
    **This list may vary for students with an IEP or who are learning English.
    English = 40 credits
       English 9 = 10 credits (English 9A or English 9H)
       English 10 = 10 credits (English 10A or English 10H)
       English 11 = 10 credits (English 11A or English 11AP)
       English 12 = 10 credits (English 12A, Expository Reading/Writing, or English 12AP)
    Social Studies/History = 30 credits
       World History = 10 credits (World History or AP European History)
       US History = 10 credits (US History or US History AP)
       American Gov't/Econ = 10 credits (Gov't/Econ or Gov't AP/Econ H)
    Mathematics = 30 credits **Each class is worth 10 credits
       Common Core (CC) Math 3
       Common Core (CC) Algebra 1
       Algebra 1 in Construction
       Discovering Geometry
       Common Core (CC) Geometry
       Geometry Honors
       Geometry (or Geometry Honors) in Construction
       Algebra 2
       Algebra 2/Trigonometry Honors
       Algebra 2/Trigonometry (or Algebra 2/Trig Honors) in Construction
       PreCalculus (or PreCalculus Honors)
       PreCalculus (or PreCalculus Honors) in Construction
       AP Calculus AB
       AP Calculus BC
       Introduction to Statistics
       AP Statistics
    Science = 20 credits
       Physical Science = 10 credits
                   (Integrated Science, Chemistry, Chem H, Chem AP, Physics, Phys H, or Phys AP)
       Life Science = 10 credits
                   (Biology, Biology H, or Biology AP)
    PE = 20 credits
       PE 1, PE 2, or PE Advanced
    Visual and Performing Arts, World Language, OR Career Tech = 10 credits
    Computer Operations = 5 credits
    Health = 5 credits
    Electives = 70 credits
    **Includes any extra Math, Science, PE, Visual/ Performig Arts or World Languages taken.
Last Modified on February 1, 2017