9th Grade - Freshman

Monitor your academic progress regularly

Check the Monthly Event Calendar for upcoming events and the Grade Level Presentations to attend presentations on various topics.



  1. Login to EC Arms.

  2. Enter your student email address (example: Last Name + First Name + Last 4 digits of your Student ID @students.esuhsd.org.

  3. Click on the Naviance Tile.

  4. Sign in Naviance.

  5. Enter your student email address (single sign-on, no password required).

Credits / Grades

  • Students must earn a minimum of 220 credits in required courses to graduate from an ESUHSD high school.

  • Every class that you pass successfully earns 5 credits.

  • Freshman year you will be enrolled in 6 classes and earn 60 credits.

  • You must earn a "C" or better grade to move on to the next level of classes.

  • Review the High School Graduation and "A-G" Requirements and the Course Sequence Matrix. Check the Naviance 4-yr Plan page.

Colleges / Careers

  • Colleges/Universities only accept "C" or better grades, if you earn a "D" you will need to re-take the class for a better grade.

  • Attend Grade Level Presentations.

  • Attend College / Career Fairs.

Naviance 4-Year Plan

  • Explore Naviance.

  • Take the Self-Discovery assessments to determine what type of career best fits you.

  • Begin to create your 4-Year Plan.

  • Work on your Resume Builder, if you are applying to a Private College / University or to create a Job Resume. Begin to post your extra-curricular activities such as: volunteer hours, clubs, sports, awards, etc...