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Administrative Procedure 5123.2 - General Procedures Pertaining to Promotion, Retention and Acceleration of Students


Promotion and retention of students within Prince George’s County Schools shall be based upon the degree of success the individual student has achieved in completing the educational program designated to meet his/her needs. Promotion and retention will be considered annually in terms of the best placement of an individual student. Promotion is affected when the student has demonstrated appropriate levels of achievement and would benefit from the curriculum designed for the next grade level.

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Last Revised: September 2, 2021


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