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Promotion Requirements for Grades 9-12

High school students are awarded credits in compliance with local Board policy JBC(4) Awarding Units and Transferring Credit. The school system shall develop and implement procedures for promoting students between grade levels based on credits earned. 

A total of 24 credits are required to be a candidate for graduation. See the High School Graduation Requirements section for more information.

Minimum Number of Credits Earned Promoted to Grade
  6 credits 10th grade
12 credits 11th grade
18 credits 12th grade

For student athletes whose high school courses are on a four-by-four block schedule, the student athlete must pass three courses per semester to remain academically eligible to play sports.