**Promotion & Graduation Criteria**

Course | Sixth GradePromotion Requirement | CreditsEarned | Seventh GradePromotion Requirement | CreditsEarned | Eight GradePromotion Requirement | CreditEarned |

English- Reading Workshop
- Writing Workshop
- ELLs: ESL and NLA
- Advanced R and W
| - Have an average of at least 65% in English /ESL /NLA at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete English / ESL / NLA Portfolio
| 2 ELA | - Have an average of at least 65% in English /ESL /NLA at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete English / ESL / NLA Portfolio
| 2 ELA | - Have an average of at least 65% in English / ESL/ NLA/ at the end of the fourth marking period
- Advanced Reading and Writing Workshops
- Satisfactorily complete English /ESL /NLA Portfolio
| 2 ELA |

History**6**U.S. History I^{th}**7**U.S. History II^{th}**8**World Civilizations^{th}
| - Have an average of at least 65% in History at the end of the fourth marking period
| 2 HIS | - Have an average of at least 65% in History at the end of the fourth marking period
| 2 HIS | - Have an average of at least 65% in History at the end of the fourth marking period
| 2 HIS |

Mathematics**6**General Mathematics^{th}**7**Pre-Algebra^{th}**8**Algebra^{th}
Algebra Regents Exam | - Have an average of at least 65% in Mathematics at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete Mathematics Portfolio
| 2 MAT | - Have an average of at least 65% in Mathematics at the end of the fourth marking period
Satisfactorily complete culminating project of photography workshop - Satisfactorily complete Mathematics Portfolio
| 2 MAT | - Have an average of at least 65% in Mathematics at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete culminating project of “elements of design” workshop
- Satisfactorily complete Mathematics Portfolio
Algebra Regents Exam | 2 MAT |

Science(Scientific Methods course) - Living Environment
- Earth Science
- Intro to Chemistry/Physics
Living Environment | - Have an average of at least 65% in Science at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete culminating Controlled Experiment at Field Study project
| 2 SCI | - Have an average of at least 65% in Science at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete culminating Design and Secondary Research project
| 2 SCI | - Have an average of at least 65% in Science at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily compete culminating Exit Project and all required labs to take regents exam
Living Environment Regents | 2 SCI |

Physical Fitness- Health/Nutrition
- Physical Fitness
| - Have an average of at least 65% in P / E at the end of the fourth marking period
| 2 PF | - Have an average of at least 65% in P / E at the end of the fourth marking period
| 2 PF | - Have an average of at least 65% in P / E at the end of the fourth marking period
| 2 PF |

Talent- The Arts
- Technology
| - Have an overall average of at least 65% in art, technology, drama, music, and/or graphics at the end of the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily complete Talent Portfolio and culminating project
| 2 TAL | - Have am average of at least 65% in art, technology, drama, music, and /or graphics at the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily compete Talent Portfolio and culminating project
| 2 TAL | - Have am average of at least 65% in art, technology, drama, music, and /or graphics at the fourth marking period
- Satisfactorily compete Talent Portfolio and culminating project
| 2 TAL |

Foreign Language- Spanish
Spanish Regents Exam | - Have an average of at least 65% in Foreign Language at the end of the fourth marking period
| 1 FL | - Have an average of at least 65% in Foreign Language at the end of the fourth marking period
| 1 FL | - Have an average of at least 65% in Foreign Language at the end of the fourth marking period
- Take Spanish LOTE
| 1 FL |

Advisory | - Have an average of at least 65% in Advisory at the end of the fourth marking period
- Complete two service learning projects
- Participate in at least one extracurricular activity each semester
- Complete 25 hours of volunteer service
| 1 ADV | - Have an average of at least 65% in Advisory at the end of the fourth marking period
- Participate in at least one extracurricular activity each semester
- Complete 25 hours of volunteer service
| 1 ADV | - Have an average of at least 65% in Advisory at the end of the fourth marking period
- Complete two extended service learning internships
- Participate in at least one extracurricular activity each semester
- Complete portfolio presentation, exit interview with graduation committee
| 1 ADV |

Total Middle School Credits Earned: | 14 | 14 | 14 |