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Graduation

 CDHS Graduation Information:

When: Friday, May 17 @ 7 PM

Where: CDHS Gymnasium

  • Parking: handicap sections marked; traffic will be monitored by GC Sheriff and Tusculum Police department
  • Doors will open at 5:00 PM.
  • Seating for handicap in gym; first come first serve on regular open seating; overflow seating in the auditorium where video will be streaming live.
  • Students must be at CDHS Café by 6:30 PM to walk across the stage.
  • At 6:30-6:50 PM, final check for attire, robes, caps, cords.
    • Dress for students

§  Ladies: dress of appropriate length (no strapless or spaghetti straps) and dress shoes (no tennis shoes or flip flops)

§  Men: dark or khaki dress pants, white collared shirt, dark shoes (no tennis shoes, flip-flops, etc.)

§  Caps are to be worn plain and will be checked at 6:45 PM

  • During the formal ceremony, please follow the program for appropriate times to stand, be seated, etc.
  • This is a Chuckey-Doak High School Graduation event. It is a formal occasion to mark an important time in each student's life. Guidelines:
    • No Silly string (damages furniture, paint, and causes a slippery surface for guests-safety issue)
    • No air horns, whistles, etc.
    • Respectful behavior
    • Silence cell phones
    • Everyone is expected to stay for the entire ceremony unless it is an emergency.
  • As students walk across the stage, families are welcome to come up and take pictures. Students will have a moment as they exit the stage as well. There will be no Life Touch photographer on duty due to no one purchasing pictures in the last year.
  • Students will get the actual diplomas after the graduation ceremony is over. Students only, will report to the café to pay any monies owed or resolve other issues that need to be addressed, and then pick up actual diploma.
  • CDHS will be open for business Monday, May 20th, from 8-3 for any student who needs to pay monies owed or take pictures.

 

Thank you for your cooperation in making this a memorable and classic event in the lives of our students.   We are very proud of the Senior Class of 2019 and their contributions to CDHS and this community. We look forward to celebrating graduation with you and your family!

 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:

Total Credits Required for Greene County Diploma: 28

Math: 4 Credits - At least one math course each year.

English: 4 Credits

Science: 3 Credits

Social Studies: 3 Credits

P.E and Wellness: 2 Credits

Personal Finance: 1 Credit

Foreign Language*: 2 Credits

Fine Arts*: 1 Credit

Elective Focus: 3 Credits

Electives: 5 Credits

ACT EXAM

CIVICS EXAM 

*Foreign Language and Fine Art may be waiver for students that do not plan on attend an post-secondary institution.

Credits must be made up in elective focus area.

 

 

 Honor Graduate/Distinction Requirements

To be completed throughout fall semester of Senior year

Honor Graduate

3.5 GPA and meet ALL ACT benchmarks

Graduation with Distinction

3.0 GPA and completing one of the following:

  • Earn a national recognized industry certificate
  • Participate in one of the state's All State musical organizations
  • Participate in one of the Governor's Schools
  • Be selected as a National Merit Finalist or Semi-Finalist
  • Attain a composite score of 31 on the ACT or SAT equivalent
  • Earn 12 or more semester hours of post-secondary credit
  • Attain a score of three (3) or higher on at least two Advanced Placement exams