Santa Cruz City Schools | BP 6146.5 Instruction
Elementary/Middle School Graduation Requirements
In order to recognize successful completion of elementary and middle school education, the Governing Board shall confer certificates of completion from elementary and middle schools and from special day classes of elementary and middle grades.
(cf. 5127 - Graduation Ceremonies and Activities)
Diplomas shall be awarded only to students who have completed the course of study prescribed by law and the district. (Education Code 51402)
(cf. 6011 - Academic Standards)
(cf. 6143 - Courses of Study)
In addition, students shall meet district requirements for promotion based on grades, multiple measures of assessments or other indicators as specified in Board policy and administrative regulation.
(cf. 5121 - Grades/Evaluation of Student Achievement)
(cf. 5123 - Promotion/Acceleration/Retention)
(cf. 6162.5 - Student Assessment)
60648 Minimum performance levels
Policy SANTA CRUZ CITY SCHOOLS
adopted: February 23, 2011 Soquel, California