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Graduation Requirements


Columbia High School Graduation Requirements


Washington State Graduation Requirements



GRADUATION TOOLKITS: Click below to learn about all the Washington State requirements for your graduation year.

                    Class of 2018                   Class of 2019                  Class of 2020

                    ENGLISH       SPANISH                  ENGLISH       SPANISH                  ENGLISH       SPANISH

Graduates of Columbia High School must earn 27.5 credits** in a number of areas, as shown below.

  • English -- 4 credits
  • Social Studies -- 3 credits
  • Math* --3 credits
  • Science -- 3 credits
  • Physical Ed -- 1.5 credits
  • Health-- 0.5 credits
  • Fine Arts -- 2 credits
  • Career & Technical Ed (CTE) -- 1.5 credit
  • World Language or Personalized Pathway Requirements-- 2 credits
  • Elective ** 7 credits

School district policy states that a student must meet all graduation requirements prior to graduation or they will not be allowed to walk in the graduation ceremony or attend the senior trip.

*Math: Students must obtain a full credit in Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II (or an alternative 3rd year math class that is indicated in the student's High School and Beyond Plan)

** All classes taken above the minimum requirements in any area are counted as elective credits.

Find updated graduation requirements from Washington State Board of Education webpage for up-to-date changes in state graduation policy, including the Washington State Graduation Requirement chart