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FEBRUARY IS NOT THE ONLY MONTH TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY. WE NEED TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY EVERYDAY!
"Remember the Struggle, Not As a Reason to Hate But As a Motive to Succeed"
ANNOUNCEMENTS & UPCOMING EVENTS
South Carolina High School Exit Exam
The exit exam has been eliminated as a graduation requirement to receive a South Carolina High School Diploma beginning with the graduating clas of 2015. Students who failed the exit exam and did not receive a diploma can now petition their local school board to determine eligibilty to receive a ahigh school diploma under Act 155. The exit exam has been a requirement since the class of 1990. In other words, if the only reason you did not obtain a high school diploma was the exit exam, you now have an opportunity to get one, just visit and petition your local school board. More information about this topic can be found on the SC Department of Education website, ed.sc.gov. Obtaining your high school diploma increases your chances for better employment opportunities.