• NJ High School Graduation Requirements

     
    On June 5, 2019, the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) updated the high school graduation assessment requirements in both English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) and mathematics for the Classes of 2019 through 2022, pursuant to an amended Consent Order from the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey.
     
    The Classes of 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022 The high school assessment graduation requirements that are in place for the Classes of 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022 are:
    In English Language Arts/Literacy, students must demonstrate proficiency:
    1. On NJSLA/PARCC ELA 10; or
    2. By meeting the designated cut score on an alternative assessment such as other high school-level NJSLA/PARCC assessments, the SAT, ACT, or ACCUPLACER as defined in the chart below; or
    3. By submitting, through the district, a student portfolio appeal to the New Jersey Department of Education.
     
    In mathematics, students must demonstrate proficiency:
    1. On NJSLA/PARCC Algebra I; or
    2. By meeting the designated cut score on an alternative assessment such as other high school-level NJSLA/PARCC assessments, the SAT, ACT, or ACCUPLACER as defined in the chart below; or
    3. By submitting, through the district, a student portfolio appeal to the New Jersey Department of Education.
     
     
    Any questions or concerns, please email daiello@bboed.org