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A-G Requirements

 CSU and UC Eligibility Requirements**    

Subjects Years

A- History/SocSci    

2

B- English 

4

C- Math 
(Algebra I and II,
Geometry)

3

D- Lab Sci
(1 year physical
1 year biological) 

2

E- Foreign Language 

2

F- Vis Perf Art 

1
G- Clg Prep Elect 
(elective chosen from
any approved “a-f” course)

Sophomores

Required Classes - 6

English

Math

Science

World History

PE or Sport

World Language or Elective

2016-2017 Placement Guidelines

 

Please utilize the CUSD Placement Guidelines to establish what classes are most appropriate for your schedule next year. 

 

These guidelines correspond with CVHS Course Offerings, and cover all subjects! 

 

World History Options

World History, Geography and Cultures

AP World History

AP European History

English Options

English 2

Honors English 2

 

Science Options

Biology                                            Conceptual Physics

Honors Biology                               Physics

Chemisty                                         Honors Physics

Honors Chemistry                           Anatomy & Physiology

AP Chemistry                                  Marine Ecology 

 

                     

                                                 

World Languages

French

German

Spanish

Spanish for Spanish Speakers

Electives

Please review the many options listed on the Fall Course Offerings sheet.  Our Curriculum Guide, located on the front page of the website, gives a brief description of each class.  Speaking with course instructors will also give students valuable information.

 

Courses that utilize our new Performing Arts Theater

Drama Music Choral
Drama 1A/1B String Orchestra Mixed Chorus
Advanced Drama Wind Ensemble Concert Choir (Tapestry)
Actors Repertory Concert Band Madrigals (Camarata)
Drama Musical Comedy Jazz Ensemble  
Stagecraft  - by application    

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Capistrano Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: AR 1312.3, BP 1312.3 and BP 5183.

Rich Montgomery, Executive Director, Human Resource Services/Compliance
33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 234-9200

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