2018-2019 School/Parent Guide to the Elementary School Promotion Policy
Benchmark Grades 3, 6 & 8 (Board Policy 13-1023-RS1)
Promotion decisions for students in grades 3, 6 & 8 will be made during the second week of June. Promotion status and applicable summer school requirement(s) will be determined by the student’s District-Wide Assessment (DWA) scores in reading and math, followed by a review of the student’s academic performance. To determine a student’s promotion status and applicable summer school requirement(s), please see grid below. All students must receive a passing score on The Constitution of the United States of America and The Constitution of the State of Illinois exams to receive an 8th grade diploma.