For graduation requirements please view the Course Planning Guide below. The Course Planning Guide is designed to help middle and high school students think about and discuss their future goals with their families prior to course registration. Registration for next school year takes place in February and March.

High School Course Catalog 2018, updated 3/29/2018

Spanish 2018 High School Course Catalog (PDF)

Financial Aid and Funding Post-Secondary Education

Class of 2018 Credit Requirements

  • English 4.0
  • Physical Education 1.5
  • Health 0.5
  • Mathematics 3.0
  • Science 2.0
  • Social Studies 3.0
  • World Language 2.0
  • Arts 1.0
  • Occupational Education 1.0
  • Electives 6.5

24.5 Expected High School Credits 


Credit Requirements

Class of 2018

Class of 2019

Class of 2020

Class of 2021


Graduation Dates for Class of 2018 

Our high school graduation dates are set due to the fact that we made it to Feb. 28 without needing to cancel school due to snow or any other unforeseen circumstance.

Here are the times, dates and locations for graduation for the class of 2018. The location of Sehome’s graduation is the only change since we sent tentative dates and times to senior families in Sept. 2017. *

  • Options High School: 6:30 p.m., Thursday June 7 at Options High School
  • Bellingham High School: 6:30 p.m., Friday, June 8 at Bellingham High School
  • Squalicum High School: 11 a.m., Saturday, June 9 at Squalicum High School
  • Sehome High School: 5 p.m., Saturday, June 9 at Western Washington University’s Carver Gym *
  • Community Transitions: 6 p.m., Tuesday, June 12 at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal

The last day for all seniors is June 7, 2018. Graduation rehearsal date/times and the number of tickets available for each graduate will be determined by school. Please note that the last day of school for non-senior students is June 14.

This message was sent to all senior families on Feb. 28, 2018.