CCS Promotion Policy

CCS Promotion Policy

Published on 21 May 2021
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Promotion:
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Moving up to the next grade level...
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How do I get promoted each year?
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*Earn At Least 5 full credits every year.
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*Earn at least 4 REQUIRED curriculum Credits.
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*Pass English & math each year.
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You will need 22 credits to graduate over your four years in high school.
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That means it's BEST for you to earn 6 credits each year to stay on track.
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To be promoted, you need to earn AT LEAST 5 FULL credits each year. Out of these 5, 4 must be in REQUIRED curriculum courses..
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What do you mean by Required Curriculum?
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Which classes can I count as Required Curriculum?
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Required Curriculum means these academic core courses: English language arts (reading and writing), Math Science Social Studies Health Physical Education 1 & 2 One technology credit and one academic elective credit will be considered to be part of the core required curriculum.
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Great! Is that it?
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Nope! There's more...
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You MUST pass English & Math each year!
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And...
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To earn 1 FULL credit, you must pass BOTH semester X & Y of your academic core classes! Each Semester is worth .5 credits
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** p.e is only .25 credits per semester
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Ready to do what you need to do?
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Let's see if these three freshmen will be promoted.....
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This is Julius. Will he be promoted to 10th grade?
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He earned: Algebra 1 X & Y English 9 X & Y World History X & Y Physical Science X & Y Total Credits: 4.0
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No! He'll stay in 9th.
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He earned enough required credits but only 4 total credits. He needed 5 total!
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This is Lexie. Will she be promoted to 10th grade?
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She passed: Algebra 1 X & Y English 9 Y World History X & Y Physical Science X & Y PE 1 & Health Spanish 1 X & Y Total Credits: 5.25
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No! She'll stay in 9th grade too.
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She earned 5.25 total credits but she did not pass English 9 X. You MUST pass both parts of required courses!
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This is Yarmelia. Last chance for a promotion!
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She passed: Algebra 1 X & Y English 9 X & Y World History X & Y Physical Science X & Y PE 2 & Health Spanish 2 X & Y Total Credits: 5.75
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Yes! She made it to 10th grade!
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She passed both X and Y of her English & math classes, earned her 4 required core classes AND 5.75 credits total!
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BTW: The name Yarmelia means hard-working.
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Make sure you get promoted each year:
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Be in class on time every day. Pay attention- take notes. Complete all assignments. Ask for help. Don't give up!
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What if you fail a required course?
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You CAN get back on track. Retake courses in summer school. Talk to your teachers. Work with your counselor. Get back up- you got this!
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One more time!
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To get promoted: Earn at least 5 full (X & Y) credits each year. Earn at least 4 full (X & Y) credits from required curriculum. 3. Pass your English and math classes each year.
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Any questions? Your school counselor is always here to help with school, with your future, with life!
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Talk to your school counselor...
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We can help!