The State Seal of Biliteracy (SSB), marked by a gold seal on the diploma or transcript, recognizes high school graduates who have attained a high level of proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing one or more languages in addition to English. Recognition will include a special seal on your high school diploma, a medallion, an honor cord, and a certificate of achievement.
To be considered for the seal of biliteracy complete the OUHSD State Seal of Biliteracy Application Form by February 18, 2022.
✓ Pass all English classes with a 2.0 GPA or above
✓ Pass CAASPP English with a score of 3 (“Standard Met”) or higher
✓ 4 years of World Language in 1 language with a 3.0 GPA or above, and conduct oral interview in target language
✓ Pass an AP, IB, or SAT II Test* in a second language
* SAT II Test last offered in January 2021