PARCC and High School Graduation Connection

Graduation Requirements
  
The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) has released updated graduation requirements for students in the classes

of 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
 
Students must demonstrate proficiency in both English Language Arts/Literacy AND Mathematics by meeting ONE of the

criteria in each column below:
 
Graduation Requirements  
 
*SAT taken prior to March 2016

**PSAT taken prior to October 2015.  
 
The College Board will establish new 'cut scores' in December 2015 for the new PSAT and May 2016 for the new SAT.
 
Graduation requirements for the class of 2020 and beyond will be announced by the NJDOE as soon as they become 

available.