* Rock Hill School District # 3 awards a Gold Seal Enhancement to students who earn 28 specified units in grades 9 through 12. Requirements include:
* Complete at least 28 credits in grades 9-12 including 16 in the core academic areas (English, math, science, social studies) with no grade lower than a C or a cumulative GPA of 4.2
* Earn 4 credits within your Major. There are 47 majors.
Requirements for college admission may differ from graduation requirements.
Graduation Requirements are subject to change pursuant to State Department of Education regulations 11/30/99
**Please note that beginning with the Class of 2011, 4 year college prep students will be expected to have earned 4 units of Math. These include Algebra I (for which Applied Mathematics I and II may be a substitute), Algebra II, and Geometry. A fourth math should be selected from Algebra III/Trig, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Probability & Statistics, Discrete Math, or a capstone math course.
***Please note that beginning with the Class of 2011, 4 year college prep students will be expected to have earned 1 unit of Fine Arts. One unit in appreciation of, history of, or performance in one of the fine arts.