LEVEL CHANGES and DROPPING
DEADLINE September 23, 2016
LAST DATE to DROP a class not needed for graduation (no replacement courses offered)
LAST DATE to LEVEL DOWN in the same subject area (i.e. AP Chemistry to Chemistry)
Students in Grades 9 and 10 must keep 6 courses on their schedule
Students in Grades 11 and 12 must keep 5 courses on their schedule, or more if they are behind in credits.
ON TRACK FOR GRADUATION?
To be on track for graduation, students must pass all their classes.
- In grades 9 and 10 they must pass a minimum of 6 classes at 5 credits per class for a total of 30 credits each semester (60 for the year)
- In grades 11 and 12 students must pass a minimum of 5 classes at 5 credits per class for a total of 25 credits each semester (50 for the year).
- Students who fail classes must meet with their Academic Advisor to develop a plan to 'get back on track'. This may involve one or more of the following: attending summer school, Credit Recovery program/courses, and adding extra classes to the school day.
- Students who are behind in credits MUST take a minimum of 6 classes.
See the chart below for credit information:
|YEAR IN SCHOOL||FALL SEMESTER CREDITS||SPRING SEMESTER CREDITS||TOTAL CREDITS (ongoing)|
|12th grade||25||25||220 (graduation)|