Theatre Courses (Grades 5–12)
Sequence of Districtwide Courses*

Grade Level
5 6 7 8
Theatre 5th–8th Beginning
Theatre 5th–8th Intermediate
Theatre 6th–8th Advanced
Theatre Wheel 6th–8th

Grade Level
9 10 11 12
Theatre 1,2§
Theatre: The Musical 1,2§
Theatre 3,4§
Theatre 5,6§
Theatre 7,8§
Theatre: The Musical 3,4§


* Pilot courses and courses approved by the Board of Education to be offered at specific sites only are also described in this section. Please note that other schools may not offer these courses without prior approval from the Interdivisional Curriculum Committee.

† For students in grade 5 at schools that use a secondary-type schedule.

§ This course is currently accepted by the University of California as meeting its f (visual and performing arts) entrance requirement. However, each district high school seeking recognition by the university of this course for its students must include the course on its individual UC-approved list.