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Burlingame SD |  BP  6146.5  Instruction

Middle School Promotion/Graduation Requirements   

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The Board of Trustees places emphasis on promoting high academic standards for middle school students and teaching a sense of responsibility and behavior which will assist in the successful completion of high school.

The Superintendent, with input from the district intermediate school staff shall develop administrative regulations to establish the specific standards and behavioral expectations for graduation and promotion exercises which recognize students who have completed the district's required course of study. While recognizing the importance of graduation ceremonies, the Board also desires to maintain high standards of student conduct and behavior. The principal may deny the privilege of participating in the ceremonies in accordance with school rules which provide for due process.

Legal Reference:

EDUCATION CODE

48070-48070.5 Promotion and retention

51400-51403 Elementary school diplomas

52507-52510 Requirements for eighth grade graduation (adult school)

60641-60647 Standardized Testing and Reporting Program

60648 Minimum performance levels

Policy BURLINGAME SCHOOL DISTRICT

adopted: April 18, 2006 Burlingame, California

reviewed: September 21, 2010