Graduation Requirements

Redondo Union High School

Four Year Educational Plan

Course Requirements   Years Credits
English   4 40
Mathematics   2 20
          *Must pass Algebra 1      
Science   2 20
          *One year of Physical Science and      
          *One year of Biological Science      
Social Science   3 30
          *Modern World History      
          *US History      
          *Government/Economics      
Health   1/2 5
Physical Education   2 20
Foreign Language or      
Visual and Performing Arts   1 10 
Electives     85        
       
Total Credits Required     230
 
Caps and Gowns
 
          Students purchase caps, gowns, and tassels with Jostens. Orders are collected in Social Studies classes.
 
          If a student needs to borrow a loaner cap and gown, contact Jennifer Melgar in the principal's office. jmelgar@rbusd.org The items will be provided at no cost, but must be returned immediately after graduation in order to receive your diploma.You will be responsible for the full cost if all items are not returned in the same condition that they were received in.
 

Graduation Ceremony Recognition Requirements

 

Criteria for Valedictorian

 

 The Redondo Union High School Valedictorian is a senior who has

  • attended Redondo Union High School all four years (eight semesters).
  • earned the highest weighted 9-12 A-G GPA based on 7 semesters (through Fall of 12th grade) and the 3rd Quarter Grade Report.  If the difference between the top students is .005 or less, the top students will be considered EQUAL and will be “Co-Valedictorians.”
  • maintained satisfactory citizenship.

  

Criteria for Salutatorian

 

The Redondo Union High Salutatorian is a senior who has

  • attended Redondo Union High School all four years (eight semesters).
  • earned the 2nd highest weighted 9-12 A-G GPA based on 7 semesters (through Fall of 12th grade) and the 3rd Quarter Grade Report.  If the difference between the second-highest students is .005 or less, the second-highest students will be considered EQUAL and will be “Co-Salutatorians.”
  • maintained satisfactory citizenship.

 

Criteria for Mantlebearer

 

The Redondo Union High School Mantlebearer is a junior who has

  • attended Redondo Union High School all three years (six semesters).
  • earned the highest weighted 9-12 A-G GPA based on 5 semesters (through Fall of 11th grade).  If the difference between the top two students is .005 or less, the top two students will be considered EQUAL and will be “Co-Mantlebearers.”
  • maintained satisfactory citizenship.