REQUIREMENTS FOR PROMOTION (GRADE PLACEMENT)
Specific guidelines for promotion (grade placement) are listed below.
8th grade to 9th grade: Meet 8th grade promotion requirements to be assigned to 9th grade.
9th grade to 10th grade: Earn 6 of 8 units of credit
10th grade to 11th grade: Earn 13 of 16 units of credit
11th grade to 12th grade: Earn 20 of 24 units of credit
Students who transfer from another state or from another educational setting are required to meet the criteria for promotion and graduation outlined in this guide and the Georgia high school graduation requirements, including required courses of study and passing scores on all required graduation assessments.