2017 Graduation Info:
When: May 22, 2017 at 7:00pm
Where: Murphy Center at MTSU in Murfreesboro
Graduation Requirements: Twenty-six credits are required.
Course requirements include:
TN Scholar Requirements:
80 Hours of Volunteer Service to the Community
Maintain a "C" Average minimum in all Tennessee Scholars courses.
95% Attendance Required. (Cannot miss more than 36 total days in 4 years of high school.)
No out-of-school suspensions.
New State Policy Effective With Class of 2017:
Students who were enrolled in a Tennessee public school during any part of their junior year are required to take the ACT to graduate.
Graduating with Honors:
In order to graduate with Honors, a student must meet the following ACT scores:
English - 18
Math - 22
Reading - 22
Science - 23
Graduating with Distinction:
Students must attain a 3.0 GPA or above and complete at least one of the following:
1. Earn a nationally recognized industry certification (ex. CNA)
2. Participate in at least one of the Governor's Schools
3. Participate in one of the state's All-State musical organizations
4. Be selected as either a National Merit Finalist or Semi-Finalist
5. Attain a composite ACT score of 31 or higher
6. Attain a score of 3 or higher on at least two AP Exams
7. Earn 12 or more semester hours of transcripted college credit
NOTE: Students may graduate with both HONORS & DISTINCTION by meeting the criteria for both.