To be promoted to Grade 10 students must have earned 6.5 credits. To be promoted to Grade 11 students must have earned 13 credits. To be promoted to 12th grade, students must have earned 19.5 credits. This requires students to earn at least 6.5 out of 8 possible credits per year.
Students are not eligible to participate in graduation unless they have at least 19.5 credits, and their schedule allows them to meet graduation requirements. Junior students eligible for graduation will remain in a junior homeroom.
Only those eligible students who have earned the 26 credits, have satisfactorily completed the graduation project, completed their remediation plan (if applicable), have paid all outstanding student debts, and remain in good standing with PHS, will be entitled to participate in the graduation ceremony.