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8th Grade Promotion

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony - Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020 at 9:00 am. Norwood Amphitheater

Participation in 8th Grade Promotion Activities

Students must meet a minimum academic requirement in order to participate in Norwood's promotion ceremony and promotion dance. Students who do NOT meet promotion requirements will not participate in the ceremony or the 8th grade promotion dance. This is a participation criteria only and per school district policy, all students will be promoted to the 9th grade.

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony Requirements:

  • Students with 2 or more “F” grades in the second semester grading period may not participate in the ceremony or dance.
  • All classes and subject areas are counted.
  • All fines must be paid and books returned by May 22nd.
Promotion Dress Code

Students participating in the ceremony are to wear:

For the gentlemen:  Dress shirts, appropriate to wear to semi formal functions or a nice restaurant, and dress slacks/casual slacks; tie is optional. Tuxedos, jeans, shorts, t-shirts and overalls are not acceptable.

For the ladies:  Dresses, skirts, pants and blouses, appropriate to wear to semi formal functions or a nice restaurant. Strapless, off the shoulder, backless, formal and floor length dresses are not acceptable.  Dresses may not be shorter than fingertip length when arms are placed at the side.

This is an occasion of dignity and dress should reflect respect for the graduates, the school and the community.