Eligibility for Independent Study

Who is eligible?

Sweetwater Union High School District offers Independent Study options for students in grades 7-12 who are:

  • Having social or academic difficulty in a comprehensive school setting
  • Credit deficient and/or having attendance problems
  • Enrolling from other school districts mid-semester and in need of time to “catch-up”
  • Moving from school to school due to economic or family circumstances
  • Approaching or in their fourth year of high school with no hope of graduating from high school “on time”