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Class of 2015 SENIOR VERIFICATION. The Last Leg of the Race. Check and Re-check!. Number of Credits Required Courses Qualifications for Honors & Seals GHSGT requirements. Number of Credits. You must have a minimum of 23 credits to receive a diploma from Douglas County School System.

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Class of 2015 senior verification

Class of 2015SENIOR VERIFICATION

The Last Leg of the Race


Check and re check

Check and Re-check!

  • Number of Credits

  • Required Courses

  • Qualifications for Honors & Seals

  • GHSGT requirements


Number of credits

Number of Credits

You must have a minimum of

23

credits to receive a diploma from Douglas County School System.


Required courses

Required Courses

  • 4 credits of English (one must be American Lit)

  • 4 credits of Math

  • 4 credits of Science

  • 3 credits of Social Studies (4 courses)

  • ½ credit Health and ½ credit Personal Fitness

  • 3 Elective credits from CTAE, Fine Arts or Foreign Language


Class of 2015 senior verification

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Foreign language alert

Foreign Language Alert!

  • Foreign Language is no longer required for graduation.

  • 2 and 4 year colleges still require 2 credits of the same foreign language for admissions.


Hope information

HOPE Information

PROGRAMS—

  • Scholarship—3.0 in core classes (take off extra points for Honors/AP) calculated at the end of senior year; covers a percentage of the tuition (see website); no money for books or fees. Also need to have taken two rigorous courses.

  • Zell Miller—3.7 in core classes (take off extra points for Honors/AP), 1200 SAT verbal & math, covers full tuition, calculated at end of senior year; no money for books or fees.

  • Grant—available for students seeking certificate or diploma at a Technical College; covers percentage of tuition.

    Will need your social security number

    www.GaCollege411.org


Honors

Honors

  • Honor Grad

    • 3.75 cumulative GPA

    • No F’s

    • Maximum credits

    • 5 academic courses Senior year

    • 2 credits of Foreign Language

  • Board Scholar

    • 3.5 cumulative GPA

    • No F’s

    • Maximum credits

    • 1 extra academic course + 2 Foreign Language


  • Seals

    Seals

    • Fine Arts

      • 4 credits (Band, Visual Arts, Chorus or Drama)

      • 2 credits must be from same discipline

    • Foreign Language

      - 4 credits of the same foreign language

      • Academic Seal

        • 3 Advanced Placement (AP) or Dual Enrollment credits

        • 3 Certificate completions from technical school dual enrollment program


    Ghswt

    GHSWT

    You must pass the Writing Georgia High School Graduation test (must score at least 200)

    --to receive DIPLOMA

    --to walk in May


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    GHSWT

    Writing Test dates

    • September 24

    • February 25


    Mark your calendar

    Mark Your Calendar!

    • Sept 16 – PROBE College Fair – Arbor Place Mall

      www.gotocollegefair.com

    • Sept 18 – Senior Parent Night

    • Sept 19 – Brag Sheets due to the Career Center

    • Oct 11 – SAT @ DCHS

    • Oct 15 – UGA Early Decision deadline

    • Oct 15 – ASVAB @CHHS

    • Nov 8 – SAT @ CHHS

    • Nov 20 – Apply To College Day @ CHHS


    Sign and date it

    Sign and Date It!

    • Sign your Credit Summary.

    • Let your counselor know if you have any questions/concerns (blue forms).


    Info from mrs walker in the career center

    INFO from MRS. WALKER in the CAREER CENTER

    • *Register now for the fall SAT/ACT's

    • *Waivers (Test/college Application)

    • * Transcripts

    • * College visitation days

    • *Apply to 3-5 schools by Christmas break (online )

    • * Probe Fair (9/16/2014) at Arbor Place / Register for barcode

    • *Apply to College Day (11/20/2014) / Sign up now during Senior Verification.

    • *Scholarships (Newsletter, CHHS Website, in CCC)

    • DO NOT WAIT / HAVE A PLAN (and backup plan)!!


    Counselor contacts

    Counselor Contacts

    [email protected]

    Last Names A-K

    [email protected]

    Last Names L-Z

    Off campus programs

    Jackie.Bemus @douglas.k12.ga.us

    9th Grade

    [email protected]

    College & Career Center


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