Requirements for Promotion to
Next Grade Level
In July, 2009, the Cherokee County Board of Education amended the promotion/ retention policy.
The new policy went into effect at end of the 2009-2010 school year.
The requirements for promotion to the next grade level for students entering high school in 2008-2009 are as follows:
To be promoted to the 10th grade a student must have:
5 units (must include 1 unit English, 1 unit math, and 1 unit Science)
- To be promoted to the 11th grade a student must have:
11 units (must include 2 units English, 2 units math, and 1 unit of Science)
To be promoted to the 12th grade a student must have:
17 units (must include 3 units English, 3 units math, 2 unit science and 1 unit social studies)