Graduation Requirements

For the class of 2022, there have been changes in grduation requirements. The following has to be met in order to receive a VHS diploma.

1) 24 High School Credits


2) 10 ICAP Components

  • 4 Workforce and postsecondary goals

  • Plan of Study

  • Cover Letter or Personal Statement

  • Resume

  • Letter of Reference

  • Mock Interview

  • Job Shadow

  • 5 Hours of Community Service

  • College or Job Application

  • Scholarship or Financial Aid application.


3) Demonstrate College or Career Readiness

  • Must meet one (1) of the following prior to graduation:
  1. Advanced Placement Test Score of a 2 or above in AP English Language and Composition (Junior Year)

  2. SAT score in English at or above a 470 or a 500 in Math

  3. OR ACT English score of 18 or higher or a 19 or higher in Math

  4. ASVAB score at or above a 31

  5. Accuplacer English score at or above a 62 or at or above a 61 in Math

  6. Concurrent Enrollment grade in English or Math of a C or better

  7. District Capstone Project.

Important Dates


  • November 1 - Boettcher Scholarship Application Due

  • December 1 - All ICAP requirements must be completed for Seniors to be granted a Senior Release period 2nd semester

  • December 12-15 Finals week

  • January 1 - CCWCD Scholarship Application open