Important Academic Web Links

UC Admission Requirements

If you’re interested in entering the University of California as a freshman, you’ll have to satisfy these requirements.


California State Standards

Content standards were designed to encourage the highest achievement of every student, by defining the knowledge, concepts, and skills that students should acquire at each grade level.



This is an online student-transfer information system that shows how course credits earned at one public California college or university can be applied when transferred to another. ASSIST is the official repository of articulation for California’s public colleges and universities and provides the most accurate and up-to-date information about student transfer in the state of California.



Important Testing Web Links

Testing and Accountability

This California Department of Education page site provides information on student academic achievement and program requirements.



The CAHSEE requirement for graduation was suspended in October 2015. Please click here for more information.

In California, all high school students were required to pass a test to earn a high school diploma. The test was called the CAHSEE and was made up of two parts, English and Math. Some students with disabilities did not have to pass this test.  California created the test to improve student achievement in high schools. The test helped to ensure that students graduate from high school with grade level skills in reading, writing, and math


CAHSEE English Study Guide

Preparing for the California High School (CAHSEE): An English-Language Arts Study Guide.


CAHSEE Math Study Guide

Preparing for the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): A Mathematics Study Guide.