College and Career Readiness

Beginning with the class of 2016, 100% of Henry County High students will need to show they are College OR Career ready to earn a high school diploma.

College Ready: the level of preparation a first-time student needs in order to succeed in a credit-bearing course at a postsecondary institution. Succeed is defined as completing entry-level courses at a level of understanding and proficiency that prepares the student for subsequent courses.

Career Ready: the level of preparation a high school graduate needs in order to proceed to the next step in a chosen career, whether that is postsecondary coursework, industry certification, or entry into the workforce.

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