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We have a NEW phone number. The JGHS Direct line is (562) 210-3000.                                                                    Welcome Back from Spring Break Eagles. Block Schedule Monday April 24 Periods 1,3 and 5 and Tuesday April 25 Periods 2, 4 and 6. Regular schedule resumes Wednesday April 26th.                                                                                                  College Commitment Ceremony is taking place Wednesday April 26th.                                                         SBAC Testing currently taking place. Look at the link below for updated information about scheduling and testing schedule for both SBAC and AP testing.                                                                      10 of our students were given Honorable Mention for a local photography contest. Winners of Honorable Mention status along with the images can be found on the CTE page under our photo album.                                                    Drama students competed in the Thespian Festival this past weekend. Giovanni Gallegos and Marissa Hinojos both won Superior awards while Liliana Barajas won an ultimate superior award for Monologue. Top 15% in the state. They are headed to Nebraska this summer! Congratulations!                                                                                          
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Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

 
Subject Area
 Credits Required Years Required
Social Sciences –
10 credits World History
10 credits U.S. History
5 credits Government
5 credits Economics
 
30
3
English –
Language Arts 9
Language Arts 10
Language Arts 11
Language Arts 12/ERWC/AP Eng. Lang
 
40
4
Mathematics – Must include completion of 10 credits of Algebra
30
3
Science –
10 credits Life Science
10 credits Earth Science
 
20
2
Foreign Language/Fine Art/Career Technical Education
Must include credit from at least two different areas
 
20
2
Physical Education – Students may complete this requirement by taking BAND first semester ONLY
 
                                                                
20
 
 
2
 
 
 
Electives
 
 
60
 
 
 
 
TOTAL CREDITS NEEDED TO GRADUATE
 
 
220  
 
 
GRADE POINT AVERAGE (GPA) REQUIREMENT
Students must also have a cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.0 to meet graduation requirements.