To graduate from the Clark County School District, with a Standard High School Diploma, students must complete their required course work and take tests required by the state.†
Students must earn 22 ½ credits in the following subjects:
†The Classes of 2015 and 2016 must also pass the Nevada High School Proficiency Exams in reading, writing, math and science. The Classes of 2017 and 2018 will take End of Course Exams.
Students who do not complete all requirements for a diploma will not be allowed to participate in graduation ceremonies. Students earning an adjusted diploma will be
eligible to participate in graduation ceremonies.
The approval of Assembly Bill 288 made significant changes to high school graduation requirements in Nevada. These changes will be phased in as
the State Board of Education makes decisions related to the specific requirements of the bill. Below are the changes currently that are planned:
The state will transition to these new requirements over the next few years and additional information will be provided as it becomes available. These changes are aligned with
the Nevada Academic Content Standards and are designed to ensure all students are college and career ready.