Ruben Salazar High School

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Our new phone number at Salazar HS is (562) 801-7680. School Site Council (SSC) meeting on October 19th at 3:30. College and Career Day on October 26th, 11:15 am - 12:30 pm.
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Graduation Requirements

The Ruben Salazar High School Diploma
 
 
     You will graduate from Ruben Salazar High School when you have completed all the required courses plus enough electives to total 220 credits. A minimum of 20 credits must be earned from Ruben Salazar.
 
 
     Just being here does not earn credit. Both productive work and attendance will earn you five (5) credits class!!
 
 
Required Classes
 
English 40 Credits                                Economics 5 Credits
Math 30 Credits                                    Government 5 Credits
Earth Science 10 Credits                     US History 10 Credits
Biology 10 Credits                               World History 10 Credits
Geography 5 Credits                            Health 5 Credits
Physical Education 20 Credits           
Fine Arts/Foreign Lang. 10 Credits 
*Electives 60 Credits (20 max for community service hours)
 
 
Total 220 Credits
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Grade Placement
 
Grade Placement depends upon the number of credits earned:
 
0 – 55 = 9th Grade
56- 110 = 10th Grade
111 – 165 = 11th Grade
166 – Over = 12th Grade
 
 
Click on the file below to view an example of a student credit sheet