Grade to Grade Promotion

9th Grade

Promotion The student completes 6.5 to 9 units and is promoted to 10th grade.
Probation The student completes 5 to 6 units and is retained in 9th grade, but moves on to the 10th grade with his/her class.  To fully obtain 10th grade status, the student must successfully complete, with a C or higher, at least 4 classes in the first trimester of 10th grade.  If a student does not successfully complete at least 4 classes in the first trimester of 10th grade, he/she will be returned to 9th grade at the beginning of second trimester.
Retention The student completes 4.5 units or less and is retained in the 9th grade.

1 Each course contains two trimester grades such as U.S. History 9A and 9B. In order to pass the course a student must achieve a 1.5 average on the two grades. Grade values are A=4, B=3, C=2, D=1, E=0.

All required classes in 10th-12th grade must be successfully completed to graduate.

10th Grade

Promotion  Any required classes failed in 10th grade must be made up during the elective period in 11th grade.
Retention The student fails all courses and is retained in 10th grade.

11th Grade

Promotion Any required classes failed in 11th grade must be made up during the elective period in 12th grade.
Retention The student fails all courses and is retained in 11th grade.

12th Grade

Graduation In order to graduate from City Charter High School students must: