How do CD-SM students earn elective course credit?
The average student needs 65 credits of elective coursework for high school graduation. Elective credit may be earned in several ways:
- CD-SM Physical Education – a limited program, with in-school and outside school components.
- Study Skills classes at CD-SM
- A limited number of elective classes offered at CD-SM
- Classes at Petaluma High School (during the afternoon block, on a space available basis)
- Limited classes at the Junior College--each junior college unit is worth 3.3 high school credits!
- Petaluma Adult School--limited availability for last semester seniors only
- Outside work experience (OWE)
- Summer school for seniors
- Pre-approved, accredited Online, or Correspondence Courses