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Mathematics Program


Grades K-5
Middle School Courses:
Math 6, Math 7, Math 7 Accelerated, and Math 8
Middle School and High School Courses:
Algebra 1 and Geometry

High School Course:
Algebra 2

Math Placement Testing for Middle School NEW TO CUSD STUDENTS

See LINK to math placement for incoming middle school students.
Only new to CUSD incoming 7th grade students will take a placement test to qualify for Pre-Algebra Accelerated. LINK TO SIGN UP HERE 
NEW TO CUSD Incoming 6th Graders for Fall 2024
**All 6th grade students will take the fall diagnostic assessment in the first 2 weeks of school. Students who meet the metrics will be moved into Pre-Algebra Accelerated. 
LINK to metrics information 

NEW TO CUSD Incoming 8th & 9th Graders for Fall 2024
Submit your student's current Accelerated Math Course report card to your school guidance tech or counselor to verify placement into an accelerated math course. 

Mathematics Plan Webinars

Please click the links below to view the CUSD Mathematics Plan Webinars

January 12, 2023
Presentation Slides from Jan. 18th School Board meeting

Mathematics Plan Frequently Asked Questions



Current Secondary Math Pathways 
Math Pathways for Graduating Classes 2030 and Later

Metrics for Placement into Pre-Algebra Accelerated in 6th Grade

LINK to information 

School Transfers Outside of School of Choice Window

Students who qualify for middle school accelerated math courses may request a transfer outside of the School of Choice window. Please open this LINK for further information. 


Paper Online Tutoring  (All students have access to this resource in their Clever portal). 
Math Example Videos for Parents 
Common Core State Standards
Council of Great City Schools - Parent Road Maps to the Common Core Standards
California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) 
California Math Framework (Adopted on 11/6/13)


Please contact your middle school/high school counselor for more specific information about math courses and placement criteria.