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Promotion and Graduation Requirements


In the 2018-19 school year, promotion and graduation requirements are as follows:


Elementary Promotion Requirements

 

Middle School Promotion Requirements

 

High School Graduation Requirements

In order to earn a regular Gwinnett County high school diploma, students must:
  • Pass Gwinnett's High School Gateway Writing Assessment, and

 

State-required areas of study
To graduate, Georgia students must earn a minimum of 23 credits (also called units) in the following areas of study:
Required Area of Study
Credit/
Unit

Language Arts

4

Mathematics

4

Science (3 required and 1 elective)

4

Social Studies

3

Modern/Classical Language and/or Technical Education and/or Fine Arts

3

Health and Physical Education

1

Electives

4

 

 

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