Promotion Policy

All students must earn 22 credits in specific content areas and meet the Maryland High School Assessment (HSA) graduation requirements to achieve a Maryland diploma.  In order to earn the required credits and graduate in four years, students should complete the four HSA courses prior to their senior year. 

The chart below indicates the minimum number of credits each student must earn to be promoted to the next grade level.

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Total Credits Needed for Promotion to Next Grade

Mathematics Credits in Required Courses

English Credits in Required Courses

Science Credits in Required Courses

Social Studies Credits in Required Courses

Other Credits

Grade 9

5

1

1

0

0

3

Grade 10

10

2

2

1

1

4

Grade 11

15

3

3

2

2

5

Grade 12

22

4

4

3

3

8

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