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California State Seal of Biliteracy for Seniors

 
Fall Semester: EARLY approval applications available for college admissions and scholarship applications.
 
Spring Semester: The final certification will take place during Spring Semester due 3/23.
 
ALL applications are DUE on March, 2024

For more information please contact our Coordinators:
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The California State Seal of Biliteracy certifies attainment of a high level of proficiency in two or more languages.  If you are applying for a language that is not part of the AP test such as American Sign Language or a language that does not have a written system like Mixteco, you can still qualify. Please contact your school coordinator to review your equivalency. 

 

The English criteria includes:

 

  • Completion of all English language arts requirements for graduation with an overall grade point average of 2.0 or above. 
  • SBAC/CAASSP (ELA): A score of 3 or better is required for your 11th grade standardized English.
  • For English learners not reclassified, attain the overall early advanced level on the ELPAC.
 

The criteria for proficiency in a language other than English is ONE of the following:

 

  • Passing a World Language Advanced Placement examination (AP) with a score of 3 or higher.
  • Successful completion of a four-year high school course of study in a world language and attaining an overall grade point average of 3.0 or above. ( or Passing AP Spanish or equivalent with a grade of B or better)
  • Passing the SAT II world language examination with a score of 600 or higher.
 
 
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