EIF(EXHIBIT) - ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: GRADUATION

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTSFOR GRADE 9 STUDENTS ENTERING IN 2007–08 TO 2009–10

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTSFOR GRADE 9 STUDENTS ENTERING IN 2010–11 TO 2011–12

*Students not meeting proficiency on the grade 8 technology assessment will be required to take a technology applications course as one of their elective credits. Students enrolled full-time in the Texas Connections Academy will satisfy this requirement through integrated technology-based coursework.

? Note:Students completing the Distinguished Achievement Program must complete four advanced measures from the following:

Original research/project judged by a panel of professionals or conducted under direction of a mentor.

Score of 3 or above on Advanced Placement (AP) test.

Score of 4 or above on International Baccalaureate (IB) exam.

Score on PSAT that qualifies for recognition as a Commended Scholar or higher.

College courses with a grade of 3.0 or higher on courses that count for college credit, including tech-prep courses.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

FOR GRADE 9 STUDENTS ENTERING IN 2012–13 TO 2013–14

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

FOR GRADE 9 STUDENTS ENTERING IN 2014–15

*Advanced course options and endorsement requirements are published annually in the HISD School Guidelines.This exhibit will be effective as of the adoption date, April 11, 2014.

Houston ISD

EIF(EXHIBIT)-X

LDU 2014.08

DATE ISSUED: 6/13/2014