High School Graduation Requirements



High School Graduation Requirements

In order to earn a regular Gwinnett County high school diploma, students must:
  • Learn the AKS to pass each class and earn the necessary Carnegie units (class credits);
  • Pass Gwinnett's high school Gateway, which is first administered in the 10th grade; and
  • Pass Georgia's High School Graduation Tests (content-area subtests and writing test), which are administered in the 11th grade.

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