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Gold Graduate

As the State of California is developing College/Career Indicators that go beyond classroom academics to measure high schools, DATA is working to enhance their student's resumes by creating the DATA Gold Grad

Normal DATA graduate complete

  1. Sophomores: 30 hours Community Service

  2. Juniors: 30 hours Community Service & Junior Mentor Program

  3. Seniors: 60 intern hours, 3 DATA CTE classes, + industry portfolio



The DATA Gold Grad

In addition to the normal DATA graduation requirements, these graduates will


  • 95% Positive Attendance (171/181 days excused)

  • At least 1 Industry Certification 

    • Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, or Premier Pro

    • Remote Pilot license 

    • Unity Game Engine

    • Harmony 15

  • 3.0 or higher (unweighted) GPA

  • Grade of an A in Dual Enrollment courses

  • AP/IB exam or SkillsUSA Career Essentials Advanced Credential 

  • Compete at 1 SkillsUSA State event  or SkillsUSA Career Essentials Fundamentals Credential

  • 1 year of a school or community leadership position

  • be recommended by at least 3 DATA teachers.

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