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Senior Honors Awards

Scholar With Distinction (GOLD STOLE): Meets UC Requirements, 3.6+ UC GPA in all A-G courses (10th - 1st Semester Senior year), Academic Honesty (No Honor Code Violation), 3 years same language, 4 years Math (4th year level beyond Alg2/Trig), 3 years lab science, 4 AP Courses, 1 year VPA

 

Scholar With Honors (GOLD CORD): Meets CSU Requirements, 3.0+ UC GPA in all A-G Courses (10th - 1st Semester Senior year), Academic Honesty (No Honor Code Violation), 2 years same language, 4 years Math (including Alg2), 2 years lab science

 

Scholar With Expertise (WHITE CORD): Meets CSU Requirements, 2.5+ CSU GPA in all A-G Courses (10th - 1st Semester Senior year), Academic Honesty (No Honor Code Violation), 2 years same language, 3 years Math (including Alg2), 2 years lab science, Concentration area: 6 semesters with grade of B or better in Athletics, Business, Consumer/Family, Leadership, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, CTE

 

Seal Of Biliteracy (TEAL CORD): 2.0+ ELA GPA, 3.0 World Language GPA,SBAC/ELA standard met, Proficiency in one or more languages other than English (4 years same language, OR passing AP exam, OR SAT II Foreign Language exam with a 600+)

 

CSF Sealbearer's Award (GOLD TASSEL/PIN): 4+ semesters California Scholarship Federation membership (1 semester during senior year), earn nearly all A grades in approved college-prep courses

 

Golden State Seal Merit (PIN): Demonstrated mastery of the high school curriculum in at least six subject areas.

 

STAR Award Advanced (CERTIFICATE/PIN): Completion of 6 semesters in a core subject area: Business, Computer, Consumer/Family Studies, Visual Arts, Performing Arts

 

STAR Award Survey (CERTIFICATE): Completion of 4 semesters in a core subject area: Business, Computer, Consumer/Family Studies, Visual Arts, Performing Arts

 

CTE (DOUBLE BLUE CORD): Students earn a Career Technical Education Cord by completing a 2 year CTE pathway with a minimum pathway GPA of 3.0

 

Community Service Award (RED CORD): Complete Service Cord Application, serve 160 community service hours (Class of 2020), 2 recommendations relevant to your community service, reflection presentation, and approval after student presentation

                                                                           

NHS: National Honors Society members are students who exhibit the 4 pillars (Scholarship, Service, Leadership, Character) and maintain 3.5+ GPA.  GOLD CORDS for three year members, BLUE/GOLD CORDS for 2 year members, BLUE/GOLD TASSELS for 1 year members.

 

AP Capstone (MAROON CORD): Completion of AP Research & AP Seminar