Graduation Info

Requirements to Graduate on Stage

The formal exercise of graduation on stage is an honor and a privilege. To earn this privilege, the student must meet the following criteria:
1. A passing grade in each class(D/1.0 grade average in each class over 4 quarters).
2. No academic "F", or "U" in citizenship, during the 4th quarter of the 8th grade.
3. No more than 16% of the enrolled days missed. (29 days)
4. No more than 29 demerits (Demerits are pro-rated for students enrolling after the start of school year).

The Orcutt Union School District does not discriminate against individuals based on actual or perceived race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, or sexual orientation. Compliance Officer: Susan Salucci, Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources/Discrimination/Equity & Title lX Compliance Officer, 500 Dyer Street, Orcutt, CA 93455, Email:, Phone: 805-938-8909. See district policies at