Washington - Graduation Requirements: Additional Graduation Requirements

Area: 
Additional Graduation Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

Washington requires 8 credits of "other" courses to graduate.

Body: 

This includes:
-1 arts credit through the class of 2018, and 2 arts credits thereafter;
-2 health/fitness credits;
-1 career and technical credit; and
-4 unspecified electives.

For the class of 2019 and beyond 2 credits in World Languages or Personalized Pathways are required.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/21/2016