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Promotion Requirements

Effective_August_9,_2016 Card IconEffective August 9, 2016

All 8th grade students must comply with the district criteria set forth by the TRUSD Board.

The Board desires that each middle school with 8th grade students provide age-appropriate promotion exercises to recognize students who have completed the school's course of study, and who demonstrate proper citizenship and habits of mind like good attendance.

In order to participate in the 8th grade promotion exercises, students must follow this contract:
  • Have a 2.0 grade point average or higher for the second semester
  • Have no more than one failing grade in classes for the second semester
  • Maintain at least a 90% attendance rate for the school year
  • Have no violations of California Education code 48900 that result in a suspension for the 4th quarter