All students must meet the minimum required credits for Sahuarita Unified High School Graduation in order to graduate. Students who wish to attend Arizona in-state universities will need to complete additional credits in order to meet the unconditional admission requirement.
|Course||SUSD #30 High School1||Arizona University System2|
English I to IV
English I to IV
|Math||4 credits||4 credits
Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Advanced Math
|Science||3 credits||3 credits (Lab Science)
1 year each from any of the following areas is accepted: Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Integrated Sciences and Physics
|Social Studies||3 credits
World History, World Geography US History
American/AZ Government (0.5)
American History and one other social science
|Language other than English||None||2 credits
Two of the same language
|Fine Arts/CTE||1 credit||1 credit|
|Electives||6 credits||5 credits5|
|Physical Education4||1 credit||1 credit5|
Arizona’s Universities also allow English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and LOTE (Language Other Than English) requirements to be filled by making specified scores on various assessment instruments.
1 Per Arizona Academic Standards
2 As defined by the Arizona State Board of Regents
3 Students enrolled in Marching Band, NJROTC, and Dance may count their course completion (two semesters) towards the Physical Education credit requirement.
4 High school graduates are required to pass (60% or higher) a civics test identical to the civics portion of the naturalization test used by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services- ARS 15-701.01. High school graduates are required to attend one or more training sessions in cardiopulmonary resuscitation- ARS 15-718.01.
Board Approved 01.22.2020