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Promotion Guidelines

Requirements for grades 3, 5, and 8

In accordance with State Board policy, promotion requirements for grades 3, 5 and 8 shall be determined as follows:

·         No third grade student shall be promoted to the fourth grade if the student does not achieve grade level on the Criterion Referenced Competency Test in reading and meet promotion standards established by the Tift County Board of Education.

·         No fifth grade student shall be promoted to the sixth grade if the student does not achieve grade level on the Criterion Referenced Test in reading and the Criterion Reference Test in mathematics and meet promotion standards established by the Tift County Board of Education.

·         No eighth grade student shall be promoted to the ninth grade if the student does not achieve grade level on the Criterion Referenced Test in reading and the Criterion Reference Test in mathematics and meet promotion standards established by the Tift County Board of Education.

·         Requirements shall apply to students in the following grade levels:

o   The third grade beginning with the 2003 – 2004 school year.

o   The fifth grade beginning with the 2004 – 2005 school year.

 

Requirements for the Off-Grades (K, 1, 2,4, 6, and 7)

 

Recommendation concerning instructional placement and progress of students in the off-grades shall be the responsibility of the principal, teacher, and other professional staff in accordance with the established Performance Standards established by the Tift County Board of Education and the State Board of Education.  Performance Standards are based on applicable grade level State Standards (Georgia Performance Standards and Quality Core Cirriculum – QCC), Criterion-Referenced Test objectives, Georgia Kindergarten Assessment Program (GKAP) objectives, and established local benchmarks.  The final decision concerning placement, however, rest with the principal.

 

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Charles Spencer Elementary School
65 Tifton-Eldorado Rd
Tifton, GA 31794  

Phone: 229.387.2430 
Fax: 229.386.1040
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