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Promotion Standards

Promotion Standards

7th Grade
The following factors are considered equally;
    • Year end grade for Language Arts
    • Year end grade for Math
    • Year end grade for Science
    • Year end grade for Social Studies
    • Proficiency Level of End of Grade Test in Reading
    • Proficiency Level of End of Grade Test in Math


other factors that are considered:  attendance, effort and previous retentions.


8th Grade
The following factors are considered equally;
    • Year end grade for Language Arts
    • Year end grade for Math
    • Year end grade for Science
    • Year end grade for Social Studies
    • Proficiency Level of End of Grade Test in Reading
    • Proficiency Level of End of Grade Test in Math
    • Proficiency Level of End of Grade Test in Science


other factors that are considered:  attendance, effort and previous retentions.


9th Grade
In order to move to 10th Grade, a student must have four credits, one of which must be English 1 and one must be one other required course.