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2018-19 Sr Exam Exemption Guidelines

Qualifying seniors will be eligible to exempt their final exam in the spring of 2019 for each class in which they meet the following guidelines:

  1. Must earn a minimum semester average of 80% in the course by Friday, May 10, 2019.
  2. Participation in the state-required school administration of ACT WorkKeys test.

ACT WorkKeys measures and certifies the essential work skills needed for success in jobs across industries and occupations.  Students must achieve a Silver Level Master (Level 4) of the ACT WorkKeys test.

  1. Students must complete and achieve a Silver Level Mastery (Level 4) of the required ACT WorkKeys Preparation assignments through Key Train Program, September 4th, 2018 - October 1st, 2018. Core teachers and administrators will determine requirements and completion status.
  2. Students may have NO MORE THAN 2 unexcused absences in the Spring semester (January 7th - May 10th). Note: Attending Saturday School allows for makeup work to be counted but does not remove unexcused absences.
  3. Students may have NO MORE THAN 3 unexcused check-ins in the Spring semester (January 7th - May 10th).  Note:  Attending Saturday School allows for makeup work to be counted but does not remove unexcused check-ins.
  4. Seniors will be required to have an exit interview in early April (Date TBD) regarding their post-graduation plans. This is a required meeting that must be kept to earn exemption status.
  5. The principal of Spain Park High School, or his administrative designee, will have the final authority in all decisions involving senior exam exemption privilege.