Grade Placement

Guidance - Grade Placement

Grade Placement and Promotion Policy:

In order to be eligible for promotion to the next grade classification, students must have earned minimum numbers of units as specified below:

From Grade 9 to Grade 10         

 6 units to include 1 English unit and 1 Math unit

From Grade 10 to Grade 11       

12 units to include 5 core credits with 2 in English, 2 in math, and 1 in science

From Grade 11 to Grade 12 

16 units to include 8 core credits with 3 in English, 3 in math, and 2 in  science


In addition, he/she must be able to complete all graduation requirements during the regular school year, not including summer school. No student may earn more than one unit of English during a school year except when needed to provide the opportunity to graduate with his/her class. A student will not be eligible for senior privileges until he/she is officially classified as a senior.